5 super budget smartphones in 2015 for under $150 (RM640)

In case of being finding a new smartphone for less than $150 (RM640), you can check out the following devices. They all will not cost much yet their specs can easily meet your basic demands in work, study and entertainment.  


5 super budget smartphones in 2015 for under $150 (RM640)

1. ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser

As what the name suggests, the phone sports a camera supporting laser AF. Besides, other ASUS ZenFone 2 Laser specs include a 3,000mAh battery, a Snapdragon 410 chip, 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM, a 5-inch HD display, and a combo of a 13MP rear and a 5MP front camera. The whole machine runs on Android 5.0 Lollipop OS.

2. YU Yureka Plus

With a simple elegant look, YU Yureka Plus can be a good option in the sub $150 range. YU Yureka Plus specs have a Snapdragon 615 chip, 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM, a 5.5-inch Full HD screen, and a common set of a 13MP and a 5MP cam. Besides, it is run by CM12 OS based on Android Lollipop and a 2,500mAh battery.

3. Lenovo K3 Note

As the word “Note” reminds us of phablets, the Lenovo K3 Note is a real phablet with a 5.5-inch FHD display, 2GB RAM and a 64-bit MT6752 processor to be basic. In addition, a 13MP/5MP snapper combo, a 3,000mAh battery, and Android 5.0 Lollipop are also on-board.

 4. Micromax Canvas Nitro A311

The name of the phone is a bit long and maybe hard to remember. But, the point is that Micromax Canvas Nitro A311 price is under $150 for a package of a Mediatek MT6592 processor, 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM, Android 4.4.2 KitKat OS, a 5-inch HD display and a 2,500mAh batt. As for the shooter, the primary is capable of 13 megapixels and the secondary is of 5 megapixels.

 5. Lava Icon

We know its name is quite strange but the specs are good if compared to the price. Lava Icon specs feature a 3GHz quad-core chipset, 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM, a 5-inch HD screen, a 13MP/5MP cam combo, and a 2,500mAh cell. You can take it with you anywhere.


Those are the 5 super budget smartphones in 2015 for under $150 (RM640). The screen size varies from 5.0 inches to 5.5 inches and they all pack 2GB RAM, which is able to bring you smooth performances in a lot of activities. So, which one would you choose?