Many consumers who are looking for a new cell phone prefer getting those that are cheap. This doesn’t mean cheap in quality but in price, as there is no reason to substitute quality for price. If you are one of those individuals and you need a new device but don’t have a lot of money to spend, there are plenty of options available for you. Here are some of the most affordable mobile phones on the market.

Nokia Lumia 620

If you are interested in trying a cell phone that runs on Windows Phone 8, a great choice is the unlocked Nokia Lumia 620. This smartphone is small and compact and can serve all of your needs for around $230. While this price tag may seem a tad steep to some, keep in mind that it is a factory unlocked device, which means you can use it on any GSM wireless carrier of your choice, including those that are prepaid and those that are located in other countries and continents. It is a perfect phone for people who frequently travel and is available in a variety of colors. It has 8GB of internal storage, a microSD slot that supports cards of up to 64GB for expansion and a 3.8 inch touchscreen that includes Nokia’s ClearBlack technology, which enables perfect viewing even in bright sunlight.

HTC Desire C

The HTC Desire C is a great smartphone that is available from Cricket Wireless for a low price of $120. It takes a standard SIM card and sports a 3.5 inch touchscreen. It includes 4GB of internal storage, a microSD card supporting up to 32GB and runs on the 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. The phone is available in white, black and red and is small and compact, a perfect fit in the hand and great for any user who is new to owning a smartphone. There is a 5 megapixel primary rear-facing camera and the device runs on 512MB of RAM and a 600MHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.

LG Xenon

The LG Xenon runs on a propriety operating system and has a 2.8 inch touchscreen as well as a full pull out QWERTY keyboard. While it has only 80MB of internal storage, it also sports a microSD slot that supports SD cards up to 16GB of expandable storage. The phonebook of the device has room for up to 500 entries. It has a 2 megapixel camera and is a great starting smartphone for first time users. The LG Xenon is available in color choices of black, red and blue and takes a standard mini SIM card. It can be purchased for a low price of only $90.