If you're in the market for a good budget phone, there are different brands that can cater to your needs. Sure, budget phones do not have high-end specs and premium features, but as a whole, they are capable of being a fully functional smartphone. Here are some of the most recommended budget smartphones on the market.
Asus Zenfone 3 Max
The Zenfone Max from Asus boasts of its massive 4130 mAh battery. It's also a pretty good deal considering that it has a great 13 MP rear camera. The Zenfone Max is also equipped with a fingerprint scanner and an FM radio. It then comes with a modest 16 GB storage with 2 GB RAM (also available in 32 GB storage/3 GB RAM model) and a 256 GB microSD capacity.
Motorola G4 Play
This Android phone is also a modest smartphone that brings in a satisfying performance. It is a 5-inch phone with 8 or 16 GB storage and it also comes with a 256 GB microSD capacity, as per GSM Arena. Additionally, this phone comes with an FM radio and a good 8 MP/5 MP camera combo.
ZTE ZMAX 2
The ZTE ZMAX 2 is also one fairly priced Android. It may pretty much be in the lower midrange category but for some people, it's enough for basic smartphone activities. Phone Arena describes its design to be sleek and its back panel is said to provide a good grip.
Alcatel POP 4 Plus
If you like Selfies, you'll love the Alcatel POP 4 Plus as it comes with a front facing flash. It's camera specs may just be a simple 8 MP/ 5 MP combo but its front flash adds up to its total value especially for people who are constant selfie snappers. It is also a good-sized 5.5-inch phablet that looks pretty great on the outside. As per Phone Arena, the Alcatel POP 4 Plus is also equipped with a small fingerprint scanner, which makes this phone all the more reasonably priced than it should be.