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Best phones of 2014

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Alcatel One Touch Pop S3

Packing a 4-inch display as well as a quad-core processor is this budget LTE handset from Alcatel that won't break the bank.

February 23, 2014

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YEZZ Andy A4.5

The Yezz Andy A4.5 is one of the lowest-cost dual-SIM phones around, but that isn't necessarily a good thing.

May 1, 2014

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Mozilla launches low-cost Firefox OS phone in India

Smartphone shoppers in India can now buy the affordable Cloud FX for just slightly more than Mozilla's target price of $25.

By August 25, 2014

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Xiaomi's low-cost Redmi Note smartphone to launch in Asia

The 5.5-inch low-cost Android phone can be purchased online from Xiaomi and will retail for less than $160.

By June 25, 2014

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iPhone 5C

The iPhone 5C is a great $99 phone that basically replicates the well-reviewed iPhone 5 in a more colorful case.

September 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 17, 2013
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Yezz Andy AC5

At $219 unlocked, the Andy AC5's 13-megapixel camera and quad-core processor may look tempting, but other handsets perform better overall.

April 25, 2014

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Sony unveils the waterproof Z2 phone and tablet, and low-cost M2 phone

Sony introduced a boatload of gadgets at the company's Mobile World Congress press conference, including two fully waterproof devices. Check out our roundup here.

By February 23, 2014

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Next Windows Phone update will allow for more low-cost devices

Microsoft makes a big moves to go global and announces a number of new partners who will be supporting Windows Phone.

By February 23, 2014

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12-year-old builds low-cost Lego braille printer

A seventh grader's science fair project turns into a quest to develop a customizable low-cost printer for the blind.

By February 14, 2014

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The Acer Liquid Z5 is a low-cost phone with a big screen

An affordable smartphone, the Acer Liquid Z5 is big-screen budget option.

By January 9, 2014