RISE OF THE AFFORDAFONE

As is tex­ting, brows­ing and stream­ing with th­ese wal­let­friendly flag­ship hand­sets. say hello to the affordafone

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Killer mobiles with tiny price tags

Top-flight smart­phones have long been ex­pen­sive company to keep, with cut-price al­ter­na­tives cut­ting too many cor­ners and fea­tures to be truly at­trac­tive.

Yet a per­fect storm of cheap but classy de­vices from Google and Mo­torola, not to men­tion Chi­nese brands such as OnePlus and Huawei slash­ing costs to gain a foothold in the Western mar­ket, means we’re now get­ting flag­ship-qual­ity phones re-en­gi­neered with a more at­trac­tively mid-priced bill.

All the phones tested here have 4G, good-to-ex­cel­lent screens and suit­ably nippy pro­ces­sors. Only ques­tion is, which is the sen­si­ble caller’s ul­ti­mate mo­bile?

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