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Each year, a new smartphone is released and creates a new demand for an extremely expensive product. Most times, the average consumer buys a phone with more capabilities than they’ll ever need, just because it’s the latest and greatest.

It can be hard to find other unlocked smartphone options when the media is filled with just two brands. But smartphones still meet one basic need – communicating. Depending on who, how often and where you communicate, different smartphones will fit your lifestyle. We’ve compiled a comparison of budget-friendly smartphones that can fit into every lifestyle.

Smartphones under $100

The NUU Mobile A3L

What you need: a basic smartphone with a larger screen for messaging and gaming that has the capabilities to connect to all of your wireless devices

The A3L operates on the 4G LTE network with Android™ 6.0 Marshmallow® OS, which means that you’ll have a secure device that operates more efficiently. It connects flawlessly to Wi-Fi enabled and Bluetooth® devices to stream your favorite music anywhere.

This unlocked Android smartphone is Google™ Mobile Services Certified, allowing users to download any Google app, including Gmail™, YouTube™, Calendar and more. Storage can be expanded up to 32 GB.

Most notably, the A3L comes with a 4G LTE Dual SIM, which makes it an ideal phone for frequent international travelers that prefer the convenience of staying connected on their everyday device.

Smartphones under $200

The NUU Mobile X4

What you need: an Android ™smartphone that can capture picture-perfect moments with clarity, even in low-light settings

What you’ll get:

The X4 is perfect for the social media maven that is always ready to capture each epic moment. It comes with a 13 MP rear camera and includes autofocus, HDR, panorama and burst settings. Videos record in 1080p to capture every minute of your life. Bonus: the low-light sensor ensures nighttime shots look just as perfect as all the rest.

Take advantage of the 16 GB of internal memory, or upgrade to 32 GB of storage to make sure you never reach capacity. The 2 GB RAM processor switches between apps easily, making taking, editing, and sending photos a breeze.

Like the A3L, the X4 works seamlessly with Google™ apps, includes Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, and operates with Dual 4G LTE SIMs to help international travelers steer clear of data overages and roaming fees.

Smartphones under $300

The NUU Mobile X5

What you need: a smartphone that can multi-task, organize appointments and provide security all while keeping everything organized within one device

What you’ll get:

The X5 is perfect for the money-savvy business person that uses their phone constantly throughout the day. It is built with the Octa-Core 1.5GHz processor to provide high-end performance and multi-tasking capabilities. Switch easily between games, messaging, streaming videos, and enjoy the latest Google™ apps.

Never worry about remembering your passwords again. The X5 comes with a fingerprint scanner so that you know exactly who has access to the information you store on your phone.

A 5.5” high-definition screen with 1920x1080p projects incredible graphics and allows your personal pictures and videos to come to life. Users enjoy a 13 MP rear camera plus a 5 MP front camera for crystal clear selfies and landscape photos.

The Dual SIM allows users to disconnect from work while enjoying the familiarity of the same phone. Easily switch between your work number and personal number without having to carry multiple devices.

Comparing NUU Mobile to Apple® and Samsung®

Curious how NUU Mobile’s unlocked smartphones compare to others on the market?

Feature: Apple iPhone 7®Samsung® Galaxy S7NUU Mobile X5
OSiOS 10Android™ 6.0 Marshmallow®Android™ 7.0 Nougat®
Processor2.34 GHz1.6 GHz1.5 GHz
Screen Size4.7”5.1”5.5”
Front Camera7 MP5 MP5 MP
Rear Camera12 MP12 MP13 MP
Battery1960 mAh3600 mAh2950 mAh
Dimensions5.44”x2.64”x0.28”5.61”x2.74” x0.31”6.02”x3.01”x0.31”
Storage32 GB Internal32 GB Internal32 GB Internal

Finding the right phone for your lifestyle doesn’t need to cost an arm and a leg. NUU Mobile manufactures budget-friendly, unlocked smartphones and mobile technologies. Learn more about NUU Mobile’s smartphones here.