2018 was the year of the notch and 2019 was the year in which a thousand and one ways to get rid of the notch appeared. That is, ways of take the screen from edge to edge but without an island in between, from retractable cameras to sliding bodies or the increasingly popular perforations in the screen.
If you are looking for an all-screen mobile with an affordable price, here we have compiled nine Android phones without notch and with reduced edges for less than 400 euros, which you can buy right now.
Samsung Galaxy A51
The Samsung Galaxy A51 is just out of the oven as the second – or third, depending on how you look at it – evolution of the more balanced model of the A series. In fact, a fundamental difference with respect to the Samsung Galaxy A50 is that it has the front camera in a perforation on the screen and not a notch.
This arrangement allows you to reach a 87.4% use of the front, the highest on our list. Other benefits of this model are in its 48 + 5 + 12 + 5 MP rear camera, its 6 GB of RAM and its 4,000 mAh battery with fast charge.
Samsung Galaxy A51 – Dual SIM, 6.5 “Super AMOLED Smartphone (4 GB RAM, 128 GB ROM, 48.0 MP + 12.0 MP + 5.0 MP + 5 MP Rear camera, 32 MP Front camera) Blue [Versión española]
OPPO Reno 2 z
The Reno series became popular for its peculiar motorized mechanism for the front camera, shaped like a shark fin. The OPPO Reno 2 Z also has a retractable front camera, although with classic design.
The OPPO Reno 2 z achieves a use of the front of around 85%, counting on Helio P90 as a processor, nothing less than 8 GB RAM, 4,000 mAh battery and a 48 + 8 + 2 + 2 MP quad rear camera.
Oppo Reno 2z – Smartphone 6.5 “AMOLED, 4G Dual Sim, 8GB / 128GB, Helio P90 Octalcore, 48 MP + 8 MP (wide angle) + 2 MP + 2 MP rear camera, 4,000 mAh, Android 9, Black (Luminous Black
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3
When talking about all-screen mobiles, there are few models that have supported the concept as much as the Xiaomi Mi Mix. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 solved the ballot of the front camera without motorized mechanisms: it is you who must slide the body of the mobile to show the front camera, dual 24 + 2 MP.
This configuration allows the 6.39 “AMOLED screen to reach an 85% use of the front, which is not bad for a terminal launched in 2018. Inside it is the Snapdragon 845 and a dual rear camera of 12 +12 MP.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 – 6.39 “Smartphone (4G, Octa Core Qualcomm SD845 2.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM, 128 GB Memory, 12 + 12 MP Dual Camera, Android) Color Sapphire Blue
Huawei Nova 5T
Huawei pulled the Huawei Nova 5T out of its sleeve as a renamed version of the Honor 20. Like this one, the front camera is in a perforation on the screen, this time in the upper left corner.
The Huawei Nova 5T mounts a 6.26 “LCD screen with Full HD + resolution and that reaches a front use of about 84.2%, with a 32 MP camera for selfies, 48 + 16 + 2 + rear. 2MP and Kirin 980 commanding.
Xiaomi Mi 9T / 9T Pro
Xiaomi Mi 9T and Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro are two models with many differences between them (to begin with, one has Snapdragon 855 and the other Snapdragon 730), but what they agree on is how to avoid the notch: with a motorized camera.
The screen is identical in both cases, AMOLED 6.39 “and the use of the front achieved is quite high, 86.1%. Both have a 4,000 mAh battery and a 48 + 13 + 8 MP triple rear camera.
Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro Smartphone, 6GB + 128GB, 6.39 “Full-Screen AMOLED Screen (Qualcomm SD 855, Pop-up Selfie, Triple Camera 13 + 48 + 8 MP, 4000 mAh, with NFC (Global Version) ( Blue)
Motorola One Vision
Another brand that has bet heavily on perforations on the screen For the front camera, it is Motorola -or Lenovo- that has mounted it on several of its Moto One such as the Motorola One Vision or the Motorola One Action.
Both models feature the heart of Samsung (Exynos 9609) and a 6.3-inch Full HD + screen that achieves an utilization of the front of about 82.5%. It is not as high as other phones on the list, but they are also two of the cheapest alternatives.
Motorola One Vision – Android One Smartphone (4 GB RAM, 128 GB, 48 MP Quad Pixel Camera, 6.3 ” FHD + CinemaVision Screen, 21: 9 Ratio, Dual SIM), Sapphire Blue Color [Versión española]
Another all-screen mobile at a good price is the Honor 9x, which will not cost you to find for less than 250 euros today. It is a mid-range with Kirin 710 that bets on the front camera in a motorized mechanism.
The Honor 9x has a 48 + 8 + 2 megapixel triple rear camera, up to 6 GB of RAM, a 4,000 mAh battery and a 6.59-inch IPS LCD screen that takes advantage of approximately 84.3% of the front.
Honor – Mobile – Honor 9X, 6.6 Full HD +, Kirin 710F, 4 GB Ram, 128 GB, 4000 Mah, Dual Sim, Black
Huawei P Smart Z
We finish our list with the cheapest model, the Huawei P Smart Z and that has a lot in common with the Honor 9X. Also with Kirin 710 and also with a motorized mechanism for the selfie camera.
The Huawei P Smart Z has a modest 16 + 2 megapixel rear camera, 4 GB of RAM, 4,000 mAh battery and a 6.59 inch IPS screen without notch or anything similar to it that represents 84.3% of the total surface of the front.
Huawei P smart Z – 6.59 “Smartphone (4 GB RAM, Android 9, ultra FullView, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 4G, 16 MP, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C), Blue