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While expensive smartphones costing many hundreds of dollars dominate media coverage, you can actually pick up a very decent smartphone for well under $100.
A smartphone such as the Doogee X95.
I've been a Doogee fan for some time now, a company that makes a range of standard and ruggedized smartphones. The S68 Pro, combining ruggedness at a moderate price, has been a favorite of mine.
The Doogee X95 is different. Here we have a budget Android smartphone, packing a 13-megapixel camera, a big "all-day" battery, and Android 10, all for $60.
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At $60, the Doogee X95 is a steal.
You're not getting an iPhone 11 for that price, but for the price, you could buy more than ten iPhone 11 handsets. What you're getting for the price is a handset with a decent display, a good selection of cameras, an awesome battery, and Android 10.
My daily driver is an iPhone 11 Pro Max, and while that has a better screen, better cameras, and a faster processor, I could easily live with what the Doogee X95 has to offer.
This is a perfect handset for someone who wants to spend their money on more interesting things than expensive smartphones.