July 4, 2022

As much as we love playing with and testing the latest and greatest phones here at Divinemercy, there’s something we can universally agree on that we’re not fans of: paying full price for the best Android phones. So if you’re in the market for a quality Android phone, but don’t want to spend a thousand dollars, check out the best cheap Android phones, or grab one of the best refurbished phones that offer a great experience at a fraction of what you’d typically spend. Here are our favorite options.

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The Pixel 5 is the best-refurbished phone

Google Pixel 5

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Google launched the Pixel 3a in 2019 to much fanfare, as it seemed that Google was changing up its game plan. When the Pixel 4a and Pixel 5 arrived, it was clear that Google was looking to take over the budget market instead of competing with the likes of Samsung and Apple and other flagship models. After conquering this segment, Google went back to the top with the launch of the mid and upper-tier Pixel 6 and 6 Pro devices.