How to buy a Samsung smartphone – inexpensive but good in 2019?

Samsung is one of the most famous brands in the world of technology, including mobile. The company produces a large number of a wide variety of smartphones, but which one to choose? In this review, we will consider for the most part inexpensive company models.

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) 32GB

It is unlikely that this smartphone can be called so cheap, but this is a mid-range device, which has also become much cheaper since it went on sale..

Samsung Galaxy A8 (2018) received a new stylish case in the spirit of older models and from that it looks much more expensive than its cost. He got a widescreen display with a diagonal of 5.6 inches, a rear camera with a resolution of 16 MP, as well as a dual front camera, a decent platform based on the Exynos 7885 processor and 4 GB of RAM.

Also note the presence of water protection.

  • Screen Size: 5.6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2220 × 1080
  • Weight: 172g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7885
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: 16 MP
  • Front camera: dual 16/8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A6 32GB

Samsung Galaxy A6 has acquired an all-metal body and looks very cool. Using a 5.6-inch FullView display.

There is a wonderful AMOLED display, high quality workmanship, decent cameras for its class (both rear and front), good sound from the speaker and headphones.

The platform power based on the Exynos 7870 processor and 3 GB of RAM is enough for the user.

  • Screen Size: 5.6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 720 × 1480
  • Weight: 162g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7870
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: 16 MP
  • Front camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018) 32GB

The relatively inexpensive Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018) will delight those buyers who need a smartphone with a large display – its diagonal is as much as 6 inches. Of course, this is a widescreen display.

The case is plastic, stylish. A dual rear camera as well as a fingerprint scanner are clearly visible on the back cover. A smartphone based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor works, it has 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of ROM.

Note the high battery capacity – 3500 mAh.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 720 × 1480
  • Weight: 177g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 16/5 MP
  • Front camera: 16 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy J2 (2018)

A good budget smartphone from Samsung received a 5-inch display and a pretty body.

It can be noted SuperAMOLED-display, which finally began to be used on budget devices. Still here is a relatively good front camera, as well as sufficient performance.

And yet, for the money you can take a smartphone with much more functionality.

  • Screen diagonal: 5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 960 × 540
  • Weight: 153
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 1.5 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2600 mAh
  • Rear camera: 8 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy J4 + (2018) 3 / 32GB

Galaxy J4 + is primarily interesting for its low cost and large 6-inch FullView-display. In addition, NFC support can be noted, which is not so often found in this price segment.

The device is based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 platform, it has 32 GB of main and 3 GB of RAM. Battery capacity – 3300 mAh.

Interestingly, there is no fingerprint scanner.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 720 × 1480
  • Weight: 178g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) 16GB

This is by no means the newest smartphone from Samsung, moreover, it is gradually going out of sale. However, you can buy it, besides at a discount.

Here you will find: a metal case, good cameras for its class (the front even got a flash), high battery life, of course, 4G support, a fingerprint scanner, a good display.

  • 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

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017)

Like the Galaxy J5 (2017), the Galaxy J7 (2017) also goes out of sale, while it has fallen in price. Is it worth it to buy? And why, in fact, no?

The Galaxy J7 (2017) has a stylish metal case, an excellent 5.5-inch display, high battery life, good cameras, and splash protection.

The only thing that may not suit you is not the most powerful platform. On the other hand, take a look at the cost of the device.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 181g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7870
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3600 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 13 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy S8

What is the flagship smartphone doing here, some may ask? In fact, his appearance in the review is quite logical: the generation has changed, and the Galaxy S8 has decently fallen in price and is at the level of some new flagships. And, believe me, he is worth his money.

This is one of the most compact flagships: with a 5.8-inch display, the width of the case is only 68.1 mm! The case is very stylish, on the back cover – one of the best cameras on the market. You will also find a beautiful display, high performance, protection against water and dust, decent battery life and support for fast charging, good sound in the headphones.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.8 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2960 × 1440
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 8895
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Rear camera: 12 MP
  • Front camera: 8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A8+

Samsung Galaxy A8 + almost completely repeats Galaxy A8, however in this case the 6-inch wide-screen display is used. Accordingly, the dimensions of the device have changed. The rest of the devices are identical: even the rear camera – and that single.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2220 × 1080
  • Weight: 191g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7885
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Rear camera: 16 MP
  • Front camera: dual 16/8 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy A6 + 32GB

Like the younger model Galaxy A6, Galaxy A6 + received a stylish metal case, which uses a large 6-inch display. Dimensions, of course, also increased.

But there is another important difference: if the rear camera is single in the Galaxy A6, then the Galaxy A6 + is double: the depth of field and bokeh effect can be controlled both before and after shooting.

  • Screen diagonal: 6 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2220 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
  • Memory capacity: 32 GB
  • RAM capacity: 3 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Rear camera: dual 16/5 MP
  • Front camera: 24 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017)

Perhaps in the budget segment you will be interested in the Galaxy J3 (2017). For its value – an interesting option.

It has a metal back cover, a pretty case design, a 5-inch HD display, surprisingly decent battery life, 4G support.

  • Screen diagonal: 5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 × 720
  • Weight: 142g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Exynos 7570
  • Memory capacity: 16 GB
  • RAM capacity: 2 GB
  • Battery capacity: 2400 mAh
  • Rear camera: 13 MP
  • Front camera: 5 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes