Smartphones have undoubtedly become an indispensable part of our everyday lives, a device that we simply cannot live without. Although some smartphones today can be quite costly, there are also affordable alternatives available that offer great value for your money. Moreover, as new models are constantly being released frequently, previous models have become great steals thanks to their reduced prices. Here are some of the best value for money smartphones to look out for if you are on a limited budget.
Chinese smartphone giants, Huawei first entered the high-end smartphone scene in 2012 and they are unlikely to leave anytime soon with their recent achievement. Huawei has just announced that they have shipped more than 10 million copies of their flagship Huawei P9 and P9 Plus’ worldwide – making them the first models in Huawei’s inventory to achieve this remarkable feat. Despite a slow international market in terms of smartphone sales in 2016, this impressive result has proven that Huawei’s decision to invest in international markets is paying off handsomely. The announcement was made by Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) in a press release released at the end of December 2016.
The smartphone industry is ever evolving, with manufacturers constantly introducing new features to impress consumers and gain an upper hand on competitors. One of these features that has successfully gained the attention of consumers is the inclusion of watermarks on pictures taken by the smartphone’s camera.
|Release Date in Malaysia|
|Processor frequency||1.5 GHz|
|Processor architecture||ARM Cortex-A53|
|Display diagonal||12.7 cm (5")|
|Ports & interfaces|
|Headphone connectivity||3.5 mm|
|Weight & dimensions|
|2G bands (primary SIM)||850,900,1800,1900 MHz|
|RAM capacity||2 GB|
|Internal storage capacity||16 GB|
|Assisted GPS (A-GPS)|
|Operating system installed||Android|
|Operating system version||5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Rear camera resolution (numeric)||13 MP|
|Front camera type||Single camera|
|Front camera resolution (numeric)||5 MP|
|Battery technology||Lithium Polymer (LiPo)|
|Battery capacity||2200 mAh|
|Colour of product||Silver|