As new smartphones are released by tech giants in the United States with much more advanced features, great cameras, More processing power and astonishing look it is really hard to pick one among all of them. Some of them have great battery life and processors but lacks a good camera and battery life. Combining with some of the greatest mobile offers here are some of our great picks for a mid-range smartphone which costs under $500. And if you are paying that much you will not be willing to compromise on features. For mid-range users and overall good experience, it’s not a big task nowadays to choose between.
1. Samsung Galaxy S8 Unlocked 64GB – Midnight Black [US Version] ($483.96)
We all are aware of the release of Samsung Galaxy S9 but it doesn’t make S8 a bad deal. Quad HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity display was introduced by Samsung in this cellphone. Its all around sleek and glossy back with smooth curves makes it look stunning. It has 12 MP back camera with Optical Image Stabilisation and AutoFocus and 8 MP AutoFocus camera on the front for stunning photographs. It has an internal memory of 64GB and 4GB of RAM. It is IP68 rated water and dust resistant which is up to 5 feet deep in water for up to 30 minutes. As this is US Version, Samsung provides Samsung U.S. Limited Warranty.
2. Moto Z3 Play – 64 GB – Unlocked ($369.99)
This phone is a prime exclusive mobile phone. It has preinstalled amazon apps and prime members will have early access to this device. It supports Amazon Alexa along with Google Assistant. It is a modular phone which supports Moto Mods. Moto Mods supplements the features with the interchangeable backs. It instantly transforms your mobile phone into a movie projector, battery power-bank, boom-box etc. The Moto Power Pack is optionally included in the box which provides 40 Hrs of battery backup combined. It has 3000 mAh all-day battery power and also supports Turbocharging which gives hours of battery backup after minutes of charging. The other moto mods can be purchased separately.
3.Nokia 7.1 – Android One – 64 GB (349.99)
The most catchy feature is the support of android one program by which you will get the latest and updated Android operating system and security patches for the next 3 years for free. It has Full HD+ 5.8” PureDisplay screen with a 19:9 ratio with an edge to edge display for a bigger experience without the bigger handset. It has all the latest features like latest processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 coupled with 4 GB of RAM. It has 12 + 5 MP of back camera with 8 MP selfie camera for great photos. You can also manually adjust the camera configuration by the built-in camera application for great photography. The supported USB type-C charges your phone up to 50% within 30 minutes for non-stop functionality and entertainment. Further, all the built-in latest technology such as NFC, Bluetooth 5. 0, OTG, fingerprint sensor completes the overall performance and functions.
4.OnePlus 6 A6003 ($477.99)
It belongs to one of the most trending phones of 2018. This time Oneplus 6 has made some major upgrades and with this much stunning looks and functionality its a deal breaker. It has Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845, Octa-core (4×2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) processor with 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of internal storage. You will get a dual primary camera of 16 MP and 20 MP with phase detection autofocus and optical image stabilisation. The secondary camera is of 16 MP with Auto High Dynamic Range photography for selfie lovers. With a great camera, display and overall performance you can’t reject this deal.
5.Honor View10 (379.00)
This deal from honor is great with its display and fast internet capabilities because of faster processing speed and RAM. It has dual SIM with both the SIM slots supporting the LTE. With Artificial intelligence in its core, this phone offers great battery backup, stunning photography and remarkable performance. The AI recognises the motion and captures every single detail in quick moments. It has a dual camera setup on the back with 20 Mp of monochrome setup with 16 MP RGB camera. It has 3750 mAh of battery power which is managed by AI for long working hours. It has Kirin 970 chipset for fast and flawless performance and gaming. It has built-in neural-network processing unit which enables your smartphone to learn your behaviour and using pattern, making you more reliable and comfortable with your phone. Its overall performance with built-in AI makes it bang in bucks.
6. LG G6 – 32 GB – Unlocked ($359.00)
It is also a prime exclusive smartphone and has all the Amazon apps including Alexa. It is IP68 rated water and dust resistance and has passed 14 different military-standard tests for durability (MIL-STD-810G certification). It has facial and fingerprint scanner for added security. It has a 3,300 mAh battery coupled with Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad-Core chipset which offers long lasting battery backup with Quick Charge 3.0. It has an additional wide-angle camera of 13MP with a 13MP standard camera and 5MP of selfie camera. It has 4 GB of RAM with 32 GB of internal memory that is further expandable up to 2 TB.
7.Xiaomi Pocophone F1 128GB ($362.48)
The Xiaomi is getting lots of attention due to its great performance at cheaper prices and with Pocophone F1 its none the less. It has Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Flagship processor with AIE 845, the most advanced and sophisticated processor providing unbeatable performance and longer battery life. It has built-in LiquidCool Technology that doesn’t let phone underperform, lag and frozen screens even in extreme gaming conditions. It has 12MP + 5MP Artificial intelligent dual camera setup with dual pixel autofocus and 20Mp of front camera for selfies and groupies. It has 6GB of RAM with 128 GB of internal storage.
For mid-range users and overall good experience, it’s not a big task nowadays to choose between. For mid-rangers this our list of best in class cellphone you can get under $500. Well, these all phones provides all the features and functionality within budget. And some of them are great in some segment as Honor View10 has AI everywhere in the phone and Xiaomi Pocophone F1 and OnePlus 6 has overall great performance. With Nokia 7.1 Plus you will get Android One program and Moto Z3 has a modular design. It’s all your preference what you choose. Overall all the phones listed here are for great performance and has one or more unique features, its all up to you.