2018 continues to be the year of the notch. As much as we hate it, manufacturers can’t stop releasing phones with a notch. It even trickled down to the budget segment; hence, the list of smartphones with a notch under Php10,000.
List of Best Phones with a notch for below $200 price
Both handsets are currently on sale via Vivo’s website. The Y81 features a MediaTek Helio P22 2.0 GHz Octa-Core with 3GB RAM/32GB expandable storage while the Y81i packs a MediaTek MT6761 2.0Ghz Quad-Core with 2GB RAM/16GB expandable storage.
Available through Lazada, Oppo A3s comes with a decent Snapdragon 450 Octa-core with 2GB RAM / 16GB expandable storage complete with dual rear camera and a large 4230mAh battery.
Originally Php9,990, the mid-range Mi A2 Lite is now cheaper through Lazada for its 3GB RAM / 32GB variant while the 4GB / 64GB is at Php10,225. It features a Snapdragon 625 Octa-Core, dual rear camera, and 4000mAh battery.
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|Specs||Vivo Y81/Y81i||Oppo A3s||Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite|
|Display||6.22 inch IPS LCD, 19:9 ratio, 720 x 1520 resolution, ~270, Corning Gorilla Glass 3||6.2 inch IPS LCD, 19:9 ratio, 720 x 1520 resolution, ~271ppi||5.84 inch IPS LCD, 19:9, 1080 x 2280 resolution, ~432ppi|
|Dimensions||155.1 x 75 x 7.8 mm||156.2 x 75.6 x 8.2 mm||149.3 x 71.7 x 8.8 mm|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)
MediaTek MT6761 (Y81i)
|Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 (14nm)||Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 (14nm)|
|GPU||PowerVR GE8320||Adreno 506||Adreno 506|
|Memory/RAM||32 GB, 3/4 GB RAM + microSD, up to 256 GB
16GB, 2GB (Y81i)
|16 GB, 2 GB RAM + microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)||64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM +microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)|
|Main Camera||13 MP, f/2.2, PDAF||13 MP, f/2.2, AF
2 MP, f/2.4, depth [email protected]
|12 MP, f/2.2, 1.25 μm, PDAF
5 MP, f/2.2, 1.12 μm, depth [email protected] (gyro-EIS)
|Front Camera||5 MP, f/2.2||8 MP, f/2.2||5 MP, f/2.0|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, BT 5.0, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, audio jack, microUSB 2.0||audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot, BT 4.2, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, FM radio, microUSB 2.0 with USB on-the-go support||audio jack, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot, BT 4.2, A2DP, LE, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, microUSB 2.0|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3260 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 4230 mAh battery||Non-removable Li-Po 4000 mAh battery|
|OS||Funtouch OS 4.0 (Android 8.1 Oreo)||Color OS 5.1 (Android 8.1 Oreo)||Android One (Android 8.1 Oreo)|
|Official Price in Philippine pesos||Php8,990(Y81)||Php6,990||Php8,860|