Budget is central to buying. We avoid spending more than what we can afford. Next to the budget is the choice. Considering these two factors, the question arises if your pocket allows a smartphone of choice?
What is the Best Phone Under 1000 AED in 2023?
Narrowing down the choice is time consuming and exhausting. So many brands with so many models are trying to win our attention. New features like display, processing speed and camera resolutions are tempting to buy or replace our smartphone. We have compiled a list of the best phones under 1000 AED in UAE.
10 Best Mobile Phone Under 1000 AED in Dubai
Here we have the List of Top 10 Best Smartphones Under 1000 AED in Dubai UAE with their prices.
1. Oppo A94 (128GB) : AED 924.00
2. Oppo A95 Dual SIM : AED 799.00
3. Samsung Galaxy A32 (128GB) : AED 778.00
4. Samsung Galaxy M52 (128GB) : AED 991.00
5. Huawei Nova 9 SE (128GB) : AED 928.00
6. Huawei Nova 8i (128GB) : AED 949.00
7. OnePlus Nord CE 2 (128GB) : AED 949.00
8. Oneplus Nord CE (8GB/128GB) : AED 899.00
9. Xiaomi Redmi 10 (128GB) : AED 649.00
10. Xiaomi Poco M4 Pro 4G (256GB) : AED 899.00
1. Oppo A94 (128GB)
Oppo A94 is a high performance reliable device that comes with Android 11, ColorOS 11.1. Apart from general usage, it is good for gaming. It comes with 48 MP front and the back camera that offers an ultra-wide angle with 79 degree field view. Amoled full HD display has an aspect ratio of 20:9 and gives a 1080×2400 pixels screen resolution. Internal memory is 128 GB and can be expanded up to 256 GB. Fast battery charging and has a network support of 4G. Under price AED 1000 smartphones it is a good choice.
2. Oppo A95 Dual SIM
Oppo A95 is another Android based smartphone under AED 1000. Its key functions include Octa-core processor, touchscreen, dual SIM handling and a memory, starting from 8GB + 128GB expandable upto 1TB. A95 comes with 48 MP triple lens camera that captures clear and vibrant images. In Oppo A95 you get a large battery (5000 mAh) with fast charging capacity good for the whole day. With just a minute charge, you get a 5.73hrs calling time. This device stands well against scratched and fingerprints.
3. Samsung Galaxy A32 (128GB)
Another inexpensive option in Android smartphones is Samsung Galaxy A32 128GB and is packed with RAM (4 GB, 6GB, and 8GB), internal storage (64 GB and 128 GB) and a rear and front camera with 20 MP wide angle. Super AMOLED 6.5-inch screen gives great experience to watch content, playing games and multitasking. Octa-core processor is built to support well all these activities. 5000mAh battery, once fully charged, powers your activities for around 24 hours. Galaxy A32 is available in Black, Blue, White and Violet colors.
4. Samsung Galaxy M52 (128GB)
This mid-range smartphone comes with 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display and Corning Gorilla Glass protection on it. Plastic is used in frame and back of this smartphone and is of 173g (6.10 oz) weight. Fast charging Li-Ion battery of 25W is non removable. Wireless charging feature is not available on this phone. When it comes to the operating system, it has Android 12 and is upgradable to Android 13, One UI 5.0. Like Galaxy A32, it has an Octa-core processor. M52 network support is up to 5G.
5. Huawei Nova 9 SE (128GB)
Nova 9 SE from Huawei is available in three colors: Midnight Black, Blue and Pearl White. This under thousand er gives a feel of premium smartphone because of its polycarbonate frame and glass used in front and in the back. Weighing 191g, Nova 9 SE is in fact a large phone with 6.78-inch screen which is not convenient for those who are used to one-hand usage. Snapdragon 680 processor, Adreno 610 GPU along with 8 GB RAM make it powerful enough for a budget phone.
6. Huawei Nova 8i (128GB)
Nova 8i is a good-looking smartphone from Huawei available in the UAE market under thousand dirhams. Like Nova 9 SE, it comes with Snapdragon 662 Octa-core processor and Adreno’s 610 GPU. Battery though smaller but can be 100% charged under an hour. 64MP rear camera comes with photo, video, night, HDR and panorama modes but camera performance needs more refining.
7. OnePlus Nord CE 2 128GB
Nord CE 2 is an affordable all-rounder with impressive design, a step ahead compared to original Nord CE. Slim and light, this smartphone is splash proof. Fully charged battery lasts for a full day even when intensely used. Amoled display is 6.43-inch with a great color range which is better for less than thousand dirham price. As far camera, it delivers result but when lighting conditions are good. This phone comes with two years of Android 13 updates.
8. OnePlus Nord CE 8GB/128GB
This Nord CE is without some important upgrade over the original Nord CE. One Plus users may notice some compromises that the company has made in order to bring down the price, however, it still stands out in the pack being thin and light and an appealing display. Some users complain about software related performance issues, but with long battery life and 5G network support it is still a choice of many budget buyers.
9. Xiaomi Redmi 10 128GB
Redmi 10 is a little pricier smartphone than the previous Redmi 9. The frame is still plastic but this time there is a smooth finish rather than a textured one. Camera bump is larger and fancier looking and on the front with a punch hole to take selfies. 3.5mm jack for headphones and speakers one on each end of the frame is a nice upgrade and the sound us clear and punchy. Performance is adequate for the price and is far from a gaming phone; however, day-to-day tasks run smooth.
10. Xiaomi Poco M4 Pro 4G 256GB
Poco M4 pro is quite glossy but built for dust and splash resistance. Light weight and flat sides offer a plenty of grip. The fingerprint reader is on the side integrated with the power button and it is easy to reach. Display though is great but sadly does not support HDR. Hardware is not that powerful to support heavy gaming but good for what you get in a under AED 1000 smartphone. It comes with 64MP main camera autofocus and 8 megapixels ultra-wide and a 2 megapixel macro cam.