TOP 5 Best Smartphones Under $300 – May 2022

As we get closer to summer – in the Northern Hemisphere – and the warmer weather, it could be right time to get a new hot smartphone to go along with it. If you aren’t sure which one to go for, here’s a list with the top 5 best smartphones you can currently get for under $300; keep reading!

BEST SMARTPHONES – UNDER $300

1. POCO F3

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The impressive POCO F3 is the first item on the list, just like the previous month. The handset brings some hot hardware such as the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset; along with a 6.67-inch AMOLED screen with Full HD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate and 360Hz touch sampling rate.

The POCO F3 has a 48MP camera sensor. It is paired with an 8MP wide lens and a macro lens of 5MP. The 20MP snapper is available for selfies.

The POCO phone’s battery is 4520mAh and supports fast charging at 33W. NFC and an Infrared emitter are two other features.

2. REALME GT NEO 2.

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Realme GT Neo 2 is powered by the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. This smartphone features a 6.62-inch AMOLED screen with Full HD+ resolution and a refresh rate of 120Hz. It also has a 600Hz touch sampling rate.

Concerning the camera department, GT Neo 2 boasts a 64MP main cam, an 8MP wide lens, and a 2MP macrocam. We also have a 16MP selfie snapper at the front.

Lastly, the Realme GT Neo 2  by Huawei packs a large 5000mAh battery and supports 65W fast charging. NFC is also available.

3. REALME GT MASTER EDITION

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Realme also offers the Realme GT Master Edition, a great option that costs less than $300. The smartphone has a smaller 6.43-inch AMOLED display with Full HD resolution, 120Hz refresh speed, and 360Hz touch sampling.

We find the Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G, a fast processor and 8GB of RAM. There is also 256GB of internal storage. The smartphone also features a 64MP main, 8MP ultra-wide, and 2MP macro lens for photography. A large 32MP sensor will take care of selfies.

Finally, the Realme GT Master Edition is fueled by a smaller 43000mAh battery with support for a fast 65W charging; there’s NFC and a 3.5mm audio jack.

BEST SMARTPHONES – UNDER $300

4. REDMI NOTE 11S  5G

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The Redmi Note 11S5G 5G is a more affordable option if you are looking for something newer and more modern. This smartphone features the excellent Dimensity 810 chipset, 6GB RAM, and 128GB storage.

Redmi Note 11S 5G features a 6.6 inch display that has a 90Hz refresh rate, and a 240Hz touch sampling speed. We have a 50MP main camera paired with an ultra-wide lens of 8MP and a macro macro camera 2MP. The front is home to a 16MP self-portrait snapper.

Redmi Note 11s 5G has a large 5000mAh battery and supports 33W fast charging. NFC, a 3.5mm audio jack, and an infrared emitter are also included on the Redmi Note 11s 5G..

5. OPPO ReNO7 5G

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Last but not least, we have OPPO Reno75G with the powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon778G chipet. It also has 8GB of RAM with 128GB internal memory.

The phone also features a 6.43-inch AMOLED display with Full HD+ resolution and a 90Hz refresh rate. It also has a 180Hz touch sampling speed.

Camera-wise, there’s a 64MP main camera with an 8MP wide lens and 2MP macro lens. Meanwhile, for selfies, there’s a single 32MP front camera.

Finally, the OPPO RENO7 5G is powered by a 4500mAh lithium battery that supports fast charging at 60W and NFC.

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