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Best Budget Smartphones Revealed at CES 2016

by Fahad Saleem

Like every year, the Consumer Electronics Show took place this year too to show some of the hottest upcoming technology products and services in 2016. From Drones to VR Porn, from laptops to cars, CES 2016 was packed with eye-popping ideas of creative technology. But in this post we will focus on the smartphones that stole the show. Here are the best budget smartphones revealed at CES 2016.

Best Budget Smartphones CES 2016

Huawei Honor 5X

Huawei has entered the US market with a bang. The company has announced that it will enter the US market officially in 2016, and its main weapon to tackle the existing market giants will be the pricing factor. Huawei revealed Honor 5X smartphone, which packs some impressive features at a reasonable cost of $199.9. Honor 5X is 5.5 inches in size with metal body, fingerprint and an amazing screen.  It is powered by Snapdragon 615 processor. Honor 5X has an impressive battery of 3,000mAh which promises all day long battery time at full Wifi and usage capacity. You also have a RAM of 2GB in this great smartphone, which runs Android Lollipop. Huawei will be launched later in January.

Image: The Verge

Image: The Verge

Alcatel Pixi 4

Alcatel launched its low end phone which is a great option for all the users who are looking forward for a budget smartphone. The new phone is the first from Pixi 4 Series. Pixi 4 runs Marshmallow Android, has a dazzling HVGA display and run on a dual-core MediaTek processor. Cameras are also enough to tackle the normal day to day usage needs. There is a 2 MP rear and 3 MP front facing camera. There is a lot of variety in these smartphones. You can find a RAM from 512 MB to 2GB, with different Android versions and battery capacities.


Image: NDTV

ZTE Avid Plus

ZTE also made an entry in the US market by announcing its low end Avid Plus phone which costs just $115.

Avid Plus phone has a screen of 5 inches, with 1GB of RAM and an internal storage of 8GB. It has a battery of 2,300mAh. It also has a 5MP camera on the rear and a 2MP front camera.

Image: NDTV

Image: NDTV

LG- K Series

LG launched the first smartphone of its new K-series. It is a 5.3-inch K10 smartphone, with another iteration of 5 inches K7.



Features include 2 MP rear camera, 16 GB of storage and runs on Android Lollipop 5.1.

Nuu Mobile

Nuu Mobile was also showcased on CES 2016. This new mobile phone costs around $170. Features include 13 MP rear camera, a front facing camera, 16GB RAM, 8 GB internal hard disk.



Acer Windows Phone Liquid Jade

Finally a new budget Windows phone at CES 2016. Acer announced its new Windows Phone called Liquid Jade Primo at the show. It has 5.5-inch screen with Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor. There are USB C ports in the phone which is an impressive feature given the usability of C ports these days.

It has a 21 MP rear camera, and 8 MP front facing camera. But the cost of this great smartphones will be $549.

These were the best budget smartphones launched at CES 2016. Let us know in the comments which one you liked the most.

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