Galaxy Ace - £70
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Samsung Galaxy Ace
The Samsung Galaxy Ace is an entry-level smartphone that runs on Android Gingerbread. It is a well built and good looking device that has all of the features that should be expected of a phone in the £50-£100 price range.
This phone has a 3.5 inch touchscreen that displays in 165PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The Galaxy Ace has a 5MP camera and can record video in up to QVGA (320x240). This phone does not have a front facing camera.
Performance is provided by a 0.8GHz single core processor and 0.3GB RAM. Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 14 out of 100.
The Galaxy Ace has an estimated battery life of around 10 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 1350mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh. The battery on this phone is removable.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The Galaxy Ace comes with 0.158GB internal storage and an expandable memory card slot which makes it possible for you to add a further 32GB external storage. It also comes with Google Drive installed which gives you an additional 15GB of free cloud storage.
The Galaxy Ace has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit). It has Wi-Fi which means that it can connect to your home network or public Wi-Fi hotspots such as those available in many coffee shops, cafes or hotels. It is also able to connect to DLNA enabled devices (such as a laptop or smart TV) meaning that you can stream content both to and from this phone wirelessly.
The Galaxy Ace has an FM radio and an MP3 player. It is also able to integrate with social media via designated Facebook and Twitter Apps and comes preloaded with Google Maps, Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube. Other apps, such as Instagram, WhatsApp, Snapchat and Spotify are available to download from the Google Play Store, along with the latest music, films, TV shows and games.
Samsung's Galaxy Ace is a proficient low cost smartphone aimed at providing a good compromise between functionality and cost.