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    The Huawei P Smart is only £169.99 at Amazon right now


    PaulOBrien

    Huawei's low to mid range device, the P Smart, is currently only £169.99 at Amazon in either black or gold. That's a bit of a bargain. That price gets you a single SIM device with a Kirin 659 octa-core processor, 32GB storage, a trendy 5.65" 18:9 screen, Android Oreo with EMUI 8 and dual rear cameras. 

    You don't get 5GHz Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0 or USB-C, but they aren't terrible compromises at the price.

    Performance is good thanks to that processor and 3GB RAM, battery life is great too thanks to the 3000mAh battery and NFC is included for Google Pay.

    The device itself shares its internals with the Honor 9 Lite, but has a more subtle body that is less slippery in the hand.

    Interested? Head on over to Amazon to pick one up.

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