Top ranking smartphones price quality 2019: the best smartphones

In this review, we will talk about smartphones that are most profitable in terms of price-quality ratio. And do not think that we will only talk about budget devices – we will consider smartphones of different price categories. And if you disagree with something and want to express your opinion, you can do this using the comments at the bottom of the page. So what is better to buy?

Xiaomi Mi A2 4 / 64GB

The second generation of the Mi A. Mi series was extremely successful, so the company decided not to linger on the release of the second generation device.

Many users already know that the main feature of this smartphone is in software: if almost all other Xiaomi devices have MIUI firmware installed, then the stock version of Android is used here (Mi A2 is included in the Android One program).

Other advantages: low cost, good case design, frameless case and large FullView display, very decent cameras, fast charge support, decent performance for this class.

There is no 3.5 mm headphone jack, alas, no, no NFC support.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.99 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 660
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3010 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 12/20 MP
  • Front camera: 20 MP
  • Memory card support: no

Honor 7A Pro

A relatively inexpensive device from Honor, which has everything you need: a large FullView display, a pretty case design (plastic case), the latest version of Android 8.0, a fingerprint sensor and the ability to unlock the desktop in the face of the user, a very loud speaker, separate slots for memory cards and two sim cards.

The smartphone has good performance, although not a record one. The same can be said about cameras.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 720
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Alcatel 3V 5099D

This model from Alcatel is interesting for its two features: firstly, it uses a large 6-inch display, and secondly, just the awesome design of the back cover – it is better to look at it in real life, rather than on processed images.

Alcatel 3V 5099D received a FullView-display, a dual rear camera, a fingerprint scanner, separate slots for two SIM cards and a memory card.

It runs a 3V 5099D based on the Mediatek MT8735 processor, it has 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Mediatek MT8735
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 12/2 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Huawei P20 Lite

Huawei P20 Lite is a high-quality middling, but it impresses with its relatively low cost, beautiful design of the back cover (primarily for the blue version), large and high-quality FullView display.

Well-thought-out ergonomics, a relatively powerful hardware platform, decent sound, good cameras, NFC, excellent communication capabilities are also worth noting..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.84 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2280 × 1080
  • Weight: 145g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 659
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 16/2 MP
  • Front camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

iPhone SE 32GB

You are funny to see this is not the latest smartphone in our ranking? But we don’t – he deserves it. And that’s why.

First of all, this is the most inexpensive smartphone in the line of Apple. Secondly, it is the most powerful flagship with the smallest display on the market – the screen diagonal is only 4 inches. Finally, the device works on the basis of a much more powerful iPhone 6S smartphone, so the SE speed may surprise you.

It will surprise SE with its rear camera: it shoots very well and will give odds to many much more modern and expensive touch devices. But the front camera is not so happy, alas.

  • 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
  • Rear camera: 12 MP
  • Front camera: 1.2 MP
  • Memory card support: no

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) 16GB

If we talk about smartphones from Samsung, we would recommend to turn our attention to the outgoing Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) model – it has significantly fallen in price since the release and presents a very interesting offer for its money.

Galaxy J5 (2017) received a metal case with a rather interesting design, a fingerprint scanner in the Home key, a high-quality 5.2-inch display, decent battery life, good cameras for this price.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 160g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7870
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

ASUS ZenFone Max Pro M1 ZB602KL 3 / 32GB

For the money, the ZenFone Max Pro M1 ZB602KL looks like a very interesting purchase. And there are several reasons.

Stylish case design, FullView display, very powerful 5000 mAh battery, smart fingerprint scanner, NFC support, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor platform powerful for this price category, pure Android version, separate slots for a memory card and two SIM cards.

The back cover is made of metal, but there are plastic inserts at the top and bottom.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1080
  • Weight: 180g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 5000 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 13/5 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

LG G6 32GB

And what about the flagships? The LG G6 is on sale with very decent discounts, so it can be a great buy..

LG G6 has everything that the flagship needs: a high-quality display, a stylish case made of premium materials, an excellent rear camera, a top-end Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, water resistance, an audio chip, a good external speaker.

But what users did not like was the relatively simple front camera. Also, some complain about the case, which is scratched, but many users have no problems with this..

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2880 × 1440
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 13/13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

DOOGEE X55

Speaking about ultra-budget smartphones, I want to highlight the DOOGEE X55 – for its money, it can really surprise.

For little money, the buyer receives: 5.5-inch FullView display, dual rear camera, fingerprint scanner (!), Stylish case, 2800 mAh battery.

However, you have to put up with something: the amount of RAM is 1 GB, there is no 4G support.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 640
  • Weight: 182g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6580
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2800 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 8/8 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • 4G Network Support: No

Meizu M6T 2 / 16GB

An inexpensive Meizu device that looks really cool. The case is made of polycarbonate, the build quality is high. By the way, polycarbonate can be mixed up with metal until you pick up a smartphone.

M6T received a 5.7-inch FullView display, a 3300 mAh battery, a smart fingerprint scanner, a dual rear camera.

Like other Meizu, it works on the basis of proprietary firmware Flyme, which in turn is based on Android.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 720
  • Weight: 145g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6750
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 13/2 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Xiaomi Mi8 6 / 64GB

Xiaomi flagships have always stood out for their relatively low cost relative to competitors. Mi8 was no exception.

Xiaomi Mi8 received a completely new case, a large display with a diagonal of 6.21 inches, the latest version of Android 8.1, a dual rear camera, a top platform based on a Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 845 and 6 GB of RAM, a face recognition system.

Note a decent rear camera, very high performance, NFC. However, there is a 3.5 mm jack here – for some it’s important.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.21 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2248 × 1080
  • Weight: 175g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3400 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 12/12 MP
  • Front camera: 20 MP
  • Memory card support: no

ASUS ZenFone 5 ZE620KL 4 / 64GB

Many have already managed to call the ASUS ZenFone 5 ZE620KL the best offer in their class. Yes, you can’t call a smartphone cheap, but it doesn’t appear in the class of budget devices.

What has pleased users and professionals so much? Bend your fingers: a powerful platform based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 processor, decent battery life, excellent body design, high-quality display, smart fingerprint sensor, very decent cameras, the presence of NFC, good sound both in the headphones and from the speaker.

  • Screen diagonal: 6.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2246 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 12 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Huawei Y5 Prime (2018)

An inexpensive smartphone from Huawei with a FullView display. The case design is made in a style typical of the latest models of the company and looks great. The case, of course, is plastic.

Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) received a 5.45-inch display, a 13-megapixel rear camera, a 3020 mAh battery, Android 8.1, a platform based on the MediaTek MT6739 processor, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of ROM.

There is no fingerprint scanner. On one of the resources, it is indicated that, together with one of the updates, Y5 Prime (2018) can get the desktop unlock function by the user’s face.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.45 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 720
  • Weight: 142g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6739
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3020 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

ZTE Blade A530

Budget ZTE Blade A530. For its price offers very interesting characteristics.

5.45-inch display – FullView, stylish design of the case (the back cover is made of plastic), the latest version of Android 8.1, the MediaTek MT6739 processor, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory. Battery capacity – 2600 mAh, this is the average value.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.45 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 720
  • Weight: 140g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6739
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2600 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Alcatel 3X 5058I

This model from Alcatel surprises in the first place with its worthy appearance. But this is by no means all.

It uses a 5.45-inch display, a dual rear camera, a platform based on the MediaTek MT6739 processor, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM, a 3000 mAh battery, a fingerprint scanner.

Some resources indicate the ability to unlock in the face, but whether it is actually present, it was not possible to find out exactly.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1440 × 720
  • Weight: 150g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6739
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 13/5 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Nokia 3

This model is still on sale. And if before its price could be considered somewhat overstated, now the device has significantly fallen in price, but for 6-7 thousand rubles – this is a great option for a purchase.

Here you will find: stylish design of the case, high quality materials and workmanship, a good external speaker, a front camera with autofocus, a good display, NFC, a clean version of Android, separate slots for a memory card and two SIM cards.

  • Screen diagonal: 5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: –
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: MediaTek MT6737
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2650 mAh
  • Rear camera: 8 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes