10 Best Mid-Range Smart Phones for 2013

Are you planning to buy mid-range smart phones to stay updated with technological advancements in mobile world without stressing your budget? We have created a compelling list of best mid-range phones that you can select. All of these mid-range phones are priced under $400 and compared with other handsets for best ratings.

Nokia Lumia 720 

Nokia Lumia 720 is a blend of everything that every smart phone should have. It has style, quality and performance under the hood at one place. However, Windows Phone OS is not recognized by many people as a good operating system. You might feel a lot of lagging issues on certain application. Although, it is a good choice, if you are looking to buy a mid-range smart phone. The key features are IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, 16M colors, Corning Gorilla Glass 2, ClearBlack display, microSD, up to 64 GB, 8 GB, 512 MB RAM and 6.7 MP, 2848 x 2144 pixels, Carl Zeiss optics, autofocus, LED flash.

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Samsung Galaxy Grand 

Samsung is aggressively manufacturing cell phones for every market and buyer. Samsung is also leading in launching mid-range cell phones. Samsung Galaxy Grand was one of the best devices introduced by any manufacturer with 5.0 inch screen. It provides balance in every aspect and match with latest smart phone technologies. Some of the features include 480 x 800 pixels, 5.0 inches (~187 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 64 GB, 8 GB, 1 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), Dual-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A9 and Li-Ion 2100 mAh battery.

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Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus 

Samsung is trying to keep their golden oldy alive by launching Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus. It is no doubt refined to meet the latest smart phones requirement. S2 Plus fills the mid-range phones gap well with balance of luxury and economy. However, the sale for S2 Plus remained low after Galaxy S3. Some of the key features are 480 x 800 pixels, 4.3 inches (~217 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 64 GB, 8 GB storage, 1 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), and Dual-core 1.2 GHz processor.

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Motorola RAZR D3 XT919

After Google acquired Motorola, they have slowed down in launching new range of smart phones. However, the Motorola RAZR D3 launched earlier this year is a good choice for mid-range smart phones. We liked the good battery timing without making the set heavier. Some of the features include 480 x 800 pixels, 4.0 inches (~233 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 32 GB, 4 GB storage, 1 GB, 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean), Dual-core 1.2 GHz and there is no GPU. Motorola is expected to launch new phones with new features because Google wants to take over the smart phone world with their own OS and Smart Phones. You can expect more mid-range smart phones from Motorola to be launched in 2014 along with next generation of Google Nexus series.

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Sony Xperia SP

Sony Xperia SP was launched earlier this year keeping in mind mid-range buyers. It is one of the best mid-range Android phones available in market with everything inside. Only thing you may not like is the weight of the phone which is 155g. No other mid-range smart phone offers that much class in such a price. Some of the features include 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.6 inches (~319 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB (5.8 GB user available), 1 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean), and Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait processor.

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LG Lucid2 for Verizon

LG Lucid2 is a good choice when you are looking to buy through Verizon. It has all the latest features and plenty of fire power under the hood to keep you on the go. Only drawback is that it is only available for Verizon that means you have to sign-up to use this excellent phone. Some of the features include 540 x 960 pixels, 4.3 inches (~256 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 64 GB, 8 GB storage, 1 GB RAM, 5 MP, 2592х1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), and Dual-core 1.2 GHz Krait processor.

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HTC First

HTC is trying very hard to stay in the game by launching mid-range smart phones earlier this year and HTC First made a good impression. However, it is not as appealing as other mid-range cell phone because of average camera. Some key features include 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.3 inches (~342 ppi pixel density), 16 GB, 1 GB RAM no SD Card, 5 MP, 2592×1944 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean) and Dual-core 1.4 GHz Krait.

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Huawei Ascend P6

Huawei recently launched many smart phones with good specifications and Ascend P6 is one of them. It is the slimmest smart phone available in the market with excellent specifications. Price is not that much high because there is no graphics processor. Some of the key features include 720 x 1280 pixels, 4.7 inches (~312 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 32 GB, 8 GB (4.7 GB user available), 2 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Secondary camera 5 MP, 720p, Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), and Quad-core 1.5 GHz processor.

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Huawei Ascend Mate

Huawei Ascent Mate is a phablet with reasonable price and excellent features. The launch price was high, but now it is reduced below $400. It is a very good option for having a mid-range smart phone and a phablet. Some of the key features are 720 x 1280 pixels, 6.1 inches (~241 ppi pixel density), Yes, up to 32 GB, 2 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.1 (Jelly Bean), and 1,5 GHz quad-core Cortex-A9 processor.

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini is recently launched and just priced over $400, but the price will go down. It is a good balance of features with reduced price. Galaxy S4 is the premium smart phone offering many features and S4 mini will live up to the expectations of most buyers. Some of the features include 540 x 960 pixels, 4.3 inches (~256 ppi pixel density), microSD, up to 64 GB, 8 GB (5 GB user available), 1.5 GB RAM, 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash, Android OS, v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean), and Dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait processor.

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This is our list of 10 best mid-range phones available in 2013. You won’t be disappointed with any of these handsets if you are not moving from high end smart phone. Apple iPhone 5C, the most anticipated budget iPhone will be another addition to the list after the official launch.

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