There were times when you needed to dig deep into your pocket to get a nice looking smartphone on your hands. You often needed to pay more than $500 to acquire one of a kind device and this dragged people behind in the world of smartphone technology. However, this has changed as many companies have emerged that produce different smartphones brands and offer them to their customers at affordable prices. Nowadays, you just need to have to sift through the many smartphones available in the market and pick one that suites you best considering the features and also the price as there are numerous of them being offered at a cheap price. In this article, we have taken a look at some of the cheap Android smartphones available under a price of $250 and also their different unique features.Motorola Moto G: A  smartphone being offered at a low price doesn’t always mean that it is of low quality. This phone comes to you with Android 4.4 KitKat.  This is an improvement from the Moto G and has an RAM of 1 GB. The camera package has also improved with a 2 megapixel front camera and 8 megapixel rear camera. However, the display size 5”.Motorola Moto E:  This is yet another cheap Android smartphone that won’t cost you a fortune to own. It’s specs include; 1 GB RAM, 5 MP rear camera, Android 4.4 KitKat, 4 GB storage with a micro SD, among others. You will have a solid Android experience with this smartphone.Sharp Aquos Crystal: This cheap Android smartphone is ultra-thin and incomparable with most of the phones which are way thicker. This gives the phone a nice look where it is also offered at an unbeatable price. The smartphone has a 1.5 GB RAM and runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat. The camera is of high quality at 8MP rear camera and 2 MP front camera.HTC Desire 6: It features a 5MP front camera and a 13 MP rear camera. It also has 8GB RAM and a 1.6 GHZ quad-core processor. It supports both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.ASUS PadFone X mini: Specifications for this device include 8GB RAM, 1.6 GHz dual core and it also has both a front and a rear camera. The front camera 2-megapixel and the rear camera 5-megapixel.So if you have been looking for some cheap Android smartphones, try the devices listed in this list and you’ll be up to a great start right from day one.

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