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Looking for affordable handsets that don't tie you down to a carrier for two years? CNET's got you covered this holiday season.
Whether its self-driving, integrated data in the dashboard or next-generation driver displays, CES 2015 will showcase the latest in automotive tech, plus what we can expect to see in the next decade.
While its camera isn't best-in-class and Windows Phone's underwhelming app selection still stings, the elegant and sophisticated HTC One M8 is an enticing alternative to Nokia models.
Featuring a durable encasing and baked-in software goodies for the active lifestyle, the water-friendly DuraForce for AT&T doesn't flinch at the sight of water.
Equipped with a 4.5-inch display, an 8-megapixel camera, and a rugged, waterproof construction, the Kyocera DuraForce can stand up to almost anything.
Though it doesn't have LTE and takes unimpressive photos, the LG Optimus L90 remains a worthy midrange contender that you should look at if you're on a budget.
For this gift-giving season, these reliable, fast and stylish handsets won't break the bank if you sign up with a carrier contract.
Equipped with a 6-inch display, a Snapdragon 805 processor and Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Nexus 6 is Google's biggest flagship yet.
Featuring a 5-inch display, a dual-core processor, and a 5-megapixel camera, the affordable ZTE Grand X is available prepaid from Cricket.