There’s no such thing as a free cellphone anymore. There are phones that sound free, where you might put no money down, but get hit with a monthly fee that adds up to hundreds of dollars. But that doesn’t mean you have to throw in the towel, and drop $700 on the latest, highest-end smartphone. There are legitimately cheap phones out there, that are also good — or even great — devices. Here they are, ranked from least expensive to most, with an upper limit of $185 (which, sadly, is still cheap for a present-day smartphone).
For access to exclusive gear videos, celebrity interviews, and more, subscribe on YouTube!