The best smartphones up to 25,000 rubles in 2018

The choice of smartphones in the category of up to 25 thousand rubles is huge. But what to choose from this variety of touch devices? Each user has their own values, so a smartphone that suits one person may not be suitable for another. And yet we allowed ourselves to prepare this top rating of the best smartphones up to 25,000 rubles.

ASUS ZenFone 4 ZE554KL 4GB

New from ASUS. Very stylish device with a case made of metal and glass. The back cover literally plays in the sun and it looks very cool. We recommend a closer look at the turquoise hue.

This is a 5.5-inch smartphone with Full HD resolution, which runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor, it has 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory. There is support for memory cards up to 4 GB.

The rear camera is dual, it allows you to get photos of a very good level. There is a USB Type-C, there is also support for accelerated charging.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 165g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 630
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Camera: 12/8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei Honor 9 4 / 64GB

Honor is a sub-brand of Huawei. Honor produces a large number of smartphones, including flagship ones, at a very tasty cost. Such and Honor 9.

It’s clear that it’s worth starting with the design – here it is chic, and regardless of the shade of the case. You can verify this yourself by looking at the image below.

It uses a 5.15-inch display with Full HD resolution, a dual rear camera, a powerful HiSilicon Kirin 960 processor with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of ROM, USB Type-C, a 3200 mAh battery. There is nothing to say about the fingerprint sensor – it is, of course, present here, and it works very smartly.

This is one of the most inexpensive flagships on the market. And very successful, it should be noted. Value for money – excellent, of course, if we talk about flagships.

  • Screen Size: 5.15 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 20/12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017)

If the Samsung Galaxy A7 2016 model year had a 5.5-inch display, then in the 2017 model year version, it was decided to increase it to 5.7 inches. And what has changed yet?

The design has been completely updated – the device looks strictly, stylish and modern. The key layout is typical for Samsung – under the screen. But the main speaker moved to the side, which may be somewhat surprising. Water resistance, USB Type-C, quick charge function and Always On Display.

The screen resolution of the Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) is 1920 × 1080 pixels, the processor is Exynos 7880, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 186 g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7880
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3600 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

iPhone SE 32GB

Apple’s smartphone has dropped a lot lately, which is good news – you can buy it much cheaper than the indicated 25 thousand. But is it worth it?

iPhone SE is essentially the only massive 4-inch smartphone with powerful stuffing (it came from the iPhone 6S). So if you like small smartphones, then you simply have no choice as such. Of course, you can find the iPhone 5S of the same size still on sale, but it’s much weaker and simpler..

iPhone SE runs on the Apple A9 processor, it has 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. You should not look at the amount of RAM; in the case of the iPhone, it does not matter much, since SE will leave behind most modern Android devices in terms of speed.

As such, there are no minuses, but the lack of a slot for a memory card may not suit you, and far from the best front camera by modern standards.

  • Screen diagonal: 4 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1136×640
  • Weight: 113g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • CPU: Apple A9
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 1624 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu Pro 7 64GB

Officially, the new Meizu flagship costs significantly more than 25 thousand, but it is actually cheaper to purchase. The smartphone turned out to be interesting and unusual.

Its main feature was the second additional display, which is located on the back of the case. It is small, its diagonal is only 1.9 inches and it is located immediately under the dual camera. What is it needed for? Surely many will say that to view notifications or, say, weather – yes, you can display this information on the display. Or you can display the image from the rear camera and use it to create a selfie.

Meizu Pro 7 has a 5.2-inch screen with Full HD resolution, an 8-core MediaTek Helio P25 processor (MT6757T), 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, a dual rear camera, USB Type-C, quick charge function, etc. d.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757T)
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 64Gb

An interesting novelty appeared in the camp of Xiaomi, about which many have heard.

You can see that the case design almost repeats that of the Mi6, although it is probably worth saying that it really repeats – smartphones cannot be distinguished from afar. However, the Mi Note 3 is larger and primarily because of the 5.5-inch screen.

This device is very powerful: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 processor, 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of main memory. The battery capacity is 3500 mAh, fast charging is supported. Rear rear camera.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Motorola Moto Z Play

This smartphone is unlikely to captivate you with its power or screen size, but it has a cool design, a slim body (only 6.99 mm), as well as one important feature that is extremely rare in the world of smartphones.

Let’s not beat around the bush – we are talking about the so-called modules that connect directly to the Moto Z Play (pay attention to the contacts at the bottom of the back cover). You can make an almost complete camera or even a projector from the device! Of course, the modules are sold separately, but is it worth buying them, it’s up to you.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 165g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3510 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Sony Xperia X Compact

Sony is one of the few brands that offers powerful devices in a small case. Sony Xperia X Compact is a 4.6-inch smartphone with excellent features.

Processor – Qualcomm Snapdragon 650, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal, there is a slot for a memory card. The battery capacity is 2700 mAh, the rear camera has received a resolution of 23 MP, there is a fingerprint scanner. But there is only one SIM card supported.

Here is a very stylish case, while it is plastic, but very high quality.

  • Screen diagonal: 4.6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 135g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 650
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2700 mAh
  • Camera: 23 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 64GB

In the world there are many users who prefer to use a large display on their smartphone. What is interesting in the market for a moderate fee? Xiaomi Mi Max 2, and its cost is much lower than 25,000 rubles.

But this is a very interesting device, the main feature of which, of course, was a hefty display, whose diagonal reaches 6.44 inches! The resolution typical for this class is 1920 × 1080 pixels. Xiaomi Mi Max 2 received a nice metal case (there are several shades), a fairly powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, as many as 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory + a memory card slot.

The very capacious 5300 mAh battery also draws attention to itself! There is a quick charge function.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.44 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 211g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5300 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei Nova 2

The second generation of the well-known model Nova from Huawei. A completely new design of the case immediately catches your eye – the former had an unusual insert in the area of ​​the camera, here the case is completely metal, and the rear camera is now double. New body shades.

Huawei Nova 2 plays in the middle price segments – this is partly an image, but at the same time quite powerful device. Like its predecessor, Nova 2 received a 5-inch display with Full HD resolution, the new HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor, 4 GB of RAM, 64 GB of ROM.

It differs including good quality of the received pictures, a good-quality screen and good sound.

  • Screen diagonal: 5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 143g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 659
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2950 mAh
  • Camera: 12/8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu M6 Note 3 / 32GB

Do you want an inexpensive, but at the same time cool smartphone with all the necessary functionality? Then take a look at Meizu M6 Note – for its low cost, this smartphone can make you happy. Than?

For example, a cool metal case without any plastic inserts, like some competitors have, a wonderful 5.5-inch display with Full HD resolution, a good dual rear camera, a powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor that works with 3 GB of RAM, as well as various tasty chips like a fingerprint scanner or quick charge features.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 173g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4000 mAh
  • Camera: 12/5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra 32GB

Sony’s new product is already sold at a price below 25 thousand rubles, but this, of course, does not apply to official retail (at the time of writing). Meanwhile, the device deserves attention.

This is not the first Sony experience in creating 6-inch smartphones. Yes, the Xperia XA1 Ultra is endowed with a large 6-inch display, while it has almost no side frames, which has a positive effect on the width of the case. The case is made, by the way, of high-quality matte plastic.

Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra is powered by a MediaTek Helio P20 processor (MT6757), 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal memory. The resolution of the rear camera is 23 MP, the front – 16 MP.

But what’s not, is Sony’s traditional protection against water and dust, as well as a fingerprint sensor.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 188g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P20 (MT6757)
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2700 mAh
  • Camera: 23 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi5S Plus 64GB

There is still a Mi5S Plus on sale – this is the last generation of the Chinese flagship from Xiaomi. This is a real flagship for a very reasonable price..

It received a 5.7-inch screen with Full HD resolution, a stylish metal body, a dual rear camera, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory, a capacious 3800 mAh battery, fast charging function.

Here everything turned out to be successful: literally a screen, cameras, communication capabilities, battery life and even sound. So if you need a smartphone with a good camera and battery, pay attention to this device.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3800 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Nokia 6 32GB

The flagship in the Nokia line is Model 8 (at the time of writing), but it is significantly more expensive and does not fall into our review. But much cheaper than Nokia 6.

This is a mid-budget device that received a 5.5-inch display, a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels, a stylish metal case, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of internal memory. There is a fingerprint scanner.

In addition to the cool appearance, Nokia 6 is characterized by high quality materials and workmanship, the current version of Android, high-quality sound from the speaker.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 169g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ASUS ZenFone 3 ZE552KL 64GB

Not a flagship, but no less interesting model from ASUS. It may not be the newest, but it has an excellent set of characteristics and a relatively affordable price..

The case is made of glass and metal, glass is used on the back cover. In the same place, behind, the fingerprint scanner is noticeable.

The ZenFone 3 ZE552KL has a cool display, a solid camera, an excellent set of communication capabilities, good battery life. Stuffing to match: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, which works together with 4 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal memory.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Samsung Galaxy S7 32GB

Do you want the flagship of a famous company, but the budget is limited? It makes sense to pay attention to the Samsung Galaxy S7. Yes, it may not be the newest smartphone, but it is still so good that it will give a forum to many other famous devices.

The Galaxy S7 has a 5.1-inch display, QHD resolution, some of the best cameras that can only be found on smartphones, decent power (Samsung Exynos 8890 processor, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM), there is moisture protection, the Always On Display function, fast and wireless charging.

The main thing is not to run into the restored device under the guise of a new.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 152g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 8890
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes