'polished overall experience'
'It’s easily the most impressive phone available under $300, and it doesn’t force you to make the compromises that are commonly required by cheap phones. '
'Mesmerizing IPS-based display'
'While the software and audio hardware are great, the Idol 3 is not a smartphone you’ll pick for its visual design. '
'In a market full of unwieldy phones, it is refreshingly good to come across a mobile that's actually handy.'
' The Xiaomi Mi 4i packs some fairly impressive hardware, including a 5-inch full-HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera and a solid compact build while still sticking very close to the lower end of the cost spectrum. '
'Sound quality is the most responsive in the mid-range frequency.'
'Battery life could be better.'
'The screen-to-body ratio is high, with some pretty slim bezels.'
'Build quality is very good, the matte finish is excellent, though the reused design may be the reason the phone has lost some of its character.'
'No NFC or fingerprint scanner.'
'The Asus ZenFone Selfie is a (relatively) inexpensive, reliable smartphone with respectable performance and decent software. '
'All told it’s a nice handset that feels about right considering its likely mid-range price. '