Best budget smartphones for your Christmas list

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Best budget smartphones for your Christmas list

Christmas is just around the corner, and if you’re after a lot of bang for your buck, look no further than these well-priced smartphones.

Microsoft Lumia 535Microsoft Lumia 550

The Microsoft Lumia 550 really is a jack-of-all-trades. It has a beautiful 4.7-inch screen for games and movies (perfect for Christmas entertainment), a 5MP camera that punches well above its weight, and it comes with the latest Windows 10 operating system.

The new software brings great features and improvements, plus it keeps old favourites like the Cortana voice-controlled personal assistant and Microsoft Office apps.

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Motorola Moto E 4GMoto E 4G

A big battery that’ll easily last all day and 4G mobile internet that lets you do things faster make the Moto E 4G the perfect Christmas present for anyone who’s always on the move.

There’s also a simple 5MP camera that lets you shoot faster than ever, a spacious 4.5-inch screen and an FM radio.

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LG LeonLG Leon 4G

With state-of-the-art screen tech, quad core power and an intelligent design, the LG Leon 4G packs plenty of innovation for its price.

The screen uses fewer layers than normal to give you a clearer image. The power and volume keys have been moved to the back of the phone so they’re always easy to reach. And you can lock the Leon with LG Knock Code – a unique system with more than 86,000 combinations for supreme security.

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Huawei Y3Huawei Y3

The Huawei Y3 might be small enough to comfortably use one-handed, but it’s not small on power. The quad core processor is quick enough to run your favourite apps and games so you can stay entertained on the move.

The phone also features Huawei’s exclusive software. It’s been specially designed to be easy to use so you can make the most of the 1.5m Android apps that are available to download.

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Samsung Galaxy Trend 2 LiteSamsung Galaxy Trend 2 Lite

If you’re looking for your first smartphone this Christmas, the Samsung Galaxy Trend 2 Lite is quick, small and simple. It’s easy to setup emails and social networks so you can stay in touch in more ways. And it has a really easy-to-use camera app so you never miss a moment.

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