A couple of weeks ago, Apple introduced the iPhone 5S (699 euros). Samsung has extended its Galaxy family with Note 3 (749 euros) and Smart Clock Gear (300 euros). BlackBerry prepares the Z30 (will be around 500 euros) as successor to the Z10 (449 euros). Sony Goes sophisticated Xperia Z1 (689 euros) and HTC is about to release his tablet(half smartphone, half tablet) One Max.
Some operators still make offers financing to facilitate the acquisition of smartphones most desirable is obvious that the great battle of the smart phones takes place in the high end, but there are many people who can not afford to disburse large sums of money that companies ask for fashion phones and tablets. Some operators even made financing deals that facilitate the acquisition of the smartphones most desirable, but ultimately ends up paying the price of the product by far, as they are frequent conditions such as term commitments of up to two years or the inability to change rate or acceding to new jobs during that period. Thus, the only really economic ends up buying midrange device – low or low , one of those phones that have little promotion and offer some limited benefits but would provide a sufficient service to those less demanding or with limited resources.
No cheap apples
Although all bets indicated that Apple was preparing to launch an iPhone low cost, to cover and a market area in which it competes not yet finally the apple company did not meet expectations. In its September event, besides the iPhone 5S, Apple introduced the iPhone 5C, similar to 5 but with plastic housing and only one hundred euros cheaper than the 5S, ie 599 euros a label far from low cost . The company’s CEO, Tim Cook, has defended the value added products of the brand you represent and warrant that Apple has no intention of entering the low-end sector: “We never had in mind making a phone low cost. market do not work in the garbage. ‘m not losing sleep over not sell such devices. The market is very large and there are people who care a lot about the user experience on your mobile phone or tablet, and Apple does a very good job in this area. ” Unlike Apple, other companies do seek to strengthen the sector. This is the case of HTC, which continue to expand its mid to basic smartphones like the HTC Desire HTC Desire 600 and 300, both about to see the light at prices that promise to be very competitive.
Phones available to most
Sony Xperia E:-
This is one of the smartphones Xperia easier, designed with the aim to be practical. Comes standard with a data use application that helps manage costs and avoid unexpected surprises on the bill. It also offers management functionality to control the power consumption of battery. The mobile is focused on basic features but trying to maintain a high level of quality in all of them, especially the audio-related.
Price: € 159
Huawei Ascend G300:-
Beautifully designed with metal, this competitive Chinese manufacturer Huawei terminal has an LCD screen 4 “, designed scratch and fingerprint-resistant finish. 5 megapixel camera and Android operating system Ice Cream Sandwich. The company says it is a mobile “ideal for those looking for a smartphone but do not want economic give a good performance and design. ”
Price: € 159
Nokia Lumia 520:-
The Lumia family member works more competitive with Windows Phone 8 operating system as fluently and applications (Nokia Music, HERE maps, Skype, Office …) to high-end devices from Nokia. The 4-inch touch screen is so sensitive that it can be used even with gloves on. They also highlight the many ways offered his camera of 5 megapixels. It is also customizable thanks to its various color covers.
Price: € 139
BQ Aquaris 3.5:-
It is a small mobile, 115 x 60 x 11.5 mm, 110 g, 3.5 “display, designed for those who want to enter the world of smartphones (children or elderly, for example) but without a large economic cost. It runs on Android OS 4.2 Jelly Bean, which lets you put widgets on the lock screen to access them without entering the key or security pattern. It also includes a keyboard that makes typing gestural writing just by moving your finger across the screen. It has a Dual Core Cortex processor and supports two SIM cards from any operator.
Price: € 99.90
LG Optimus l3ii:-
Among the features of this affordable handset from LG are True IPS touch screen 3.2 “, the lithium battery of 1,540 MAH length and 3-megapixel rear camera. Compact design and renovated over previous models, the l3ii provides essential services for users who only want to give you a basic use his mobile phone.
Price: 99 €
Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus:-
One of the smallest smartphones and simple the successful Samsung Galaxy range. It is very compact (104.9 x 57.9 x 11.98 mm), so it fits well in the hand. Its screen is 2.8 inches and has a resolution 240 × 320 pixels. It has 512MB of RAM, 4GB internal storage, and a 2 megapixel camera. Works with Ice Cream Sandwich version of Android, the 4.0.4.
Price: € 84.95
This device is the first mobile phone based on the Firefox OS operating system, which aims to become an alternative to Android and iOS. Very basic in all its features, it does have a good design of curved lines that adapts well to the user’s hand. The TFT touch screen is 3.5 “and has a 3.2 megapixel camera with integrated filter function. Obviously, comes standard Internet browser Firefox.
Price: € 69