At the fork for between $200 and $300 we can find a lot of quality and terminal facilities in a more optimal performance, fluidity, good camera and powerful processors. No need to spend a fortune to get all of the above. That and more reasons I present the best smartphones for less than $300.
If your budget is somewhat lower and You can not afford that kind of money, we have spoken too long ago of the best smartphones for less than $200, something cheaper, more basic, but of proven quality.
I remind you that the list is not hierarchical, these are the five best but are not ordered from best to worst. Depending on the need of each should study this list and choose between one or the other.
1. OnePlus X
OnePlus has surprised everyone with exquisite design in its new terminal midrange. Specifications are not bad and the price is very competitive OnePlus X $269 .
The device has a metal frame with a sipes to increase adherence. The front and back glass have rounded edges with Gorilla Glass protection 3. 5-inch screen has a resolution FullHD and AMOLED technology.
The processor is a Snapdragon 801, which is not the newest (2 years old), but with its 3 GB of RAM has a lot to say in a middle range. The internal memory is only 16 GB but can be expanded with a microSD card.
The system is Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with a good background work including functions that other devices will not be until the arrival of Marshmallow. OnePlus also has prepared a limited edition of this device in white with ceramic back, but that is out of the budget $369.
2. ASUS Zenfone 2
ASUS has brought a lot of versions of Zenfone 2 move from high-end to mid-range. The good news is that the most powerful in its line and is below $300.
ASUS Zenfone 2 (ZE551ML) is famous for being the first device to feature 4 GB of RAM. Its internal memory reaches the good figure of 32 GB which can be expanded through a microSD card. Just processor has four cores but do not be fooled because it comes with an Intel Atom and 64-bit x86 architecture, the same as most computers.
Its screen comes to 5.5 inches and has a back cover that mimics the metal. It is among the few devices that retains the power button on top. Its capacitive buttons are not backlit but you will have a better machine this for this price.
A very nice touch is that the volume control is on the back just below the camera, much like the keypad of LG.
3. LG G3
The flagship of the LG 2014 is still very popular especially for its price. The LG G3 is famous for being the first device to feature a screen with QHD resolution, one of the attributes to register for our first time on the list of best smartphone.
Its display also super resolution has a size of 5.5 inches, great brightness and maybe thinner frames I’ve seen on a smartphone. G2 inherited keypad is quite functional, I personally love. Its main camera of 13 MP has a laser focus that works wonderfully.
Snapdragon 801 processor and 2GB or 3GB of RAM, has no problems with any games. Its internal memory can be expanded through a microSD card.
4. Honor 6+
Huawei is very strong this 2015 and this energy also passes the second mark Honor. 6+ Honor is one of the best terminals are there in the second Chinese brand manufacturer.
His virtues begin with a 5.5-inch screen and a resolution Full HD. It has an aluminum frame and the rear is finished in glass. The white model is particularly elegant. At the rear it has a double camera to give your photos an effect of depth of field with surprising results.
The 3600 mAh battery is great and accompanied by energy saving modes can last several days in moderate use. Its processor is a 925 Kirin has 3GB RAM. With these numbers you are able to have a more than decent performance.
Another good news is that it appears to be in plans to upgrade to Android Marshmallow.
5. Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3
Alcatel OneTouch has done a great job with this terminal. The Idol 3 has some things that make it unique in its range as their front stereo speakers and the ability to make calls even by placing the device upside down.
The 5.5-inch screen occupies 71% of the entire front surface with a resolution FullHD. The software that has this Alcatel OneTouch is an Android 5.0.2 Lollipop touched by the manufacturers but very clean interface, getting a user experience very close to Stock Android.
Its processor is a 615 Snapgragon accompanied by 2 GB of RAM in Antutu which reach over 30,000 points.