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    • jamels2
    • By jamels2 2nd Dec 17, 10:19 PM
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    Small smartphone
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    • 2nd Dec 17, 10:19 PM
    Small smartphone 2nd Dec 17 at 10:19 PM
    Mobile phone's are getting bigger and bigger but my hands are still the same size and there are less models to choose from.
    I'm looking for a sim free phone with a 4-4.7 inch screen. iPhone 5s size fits my hand nicely, so did the original moto g and an lg k3. The new moto g5 and Nokia 3 etc are too big to hold comfortably.
    So can anyone recommend a small smartphone I can buy new sim free?
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    • jbainbridge
    • By jbainbridge 2nd Dec 17, 10:37 PM
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    iPhone SE ?
    • UKTigerlily
    • By UKTigerlily 2nd Dec 17, 11:41 PM
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    Galaxy A3 2017, love mine, 4.7 screen
    • Frozen_up_north
    • By Frozen_up_north 3rd Dec 17, 8:24 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 8:24 AM
    Another vote for the iPhone SE, visit and buy from an Apple Store for really good help with setup and migration from your current phone.
    • jamels2
    • By jamels2 3rd Dec 17, 10:25 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 10:25 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 10:25 AM
    Thanks for the suggestions two very good phones. As I am a light user eg no games or films etc are there any cheaper options? The A3 is around 200 or more and SE 300.
    • Colin_Maybe
    • By Colin_Maybe 3rd Dec 17, 11:25 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 11:25 AM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 11:25 AM
    Thanks for the suggestions two very good phones. As I am a light user eg no games or films etc are there any cheaper options? The A3 is around 200 or more and SE 300.
    Originally posted by jamels2
    Depends on what sort of spec you're looking for. A Vodafone Smart Mini 7 isn't exactly an iPhone SE but can be bought for 25 and unlocked for 0.99 on ebay.
    • jamels2
    • By jamels2 3rd Dec 17, 11:47 AM
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    Thanks is it OK for WhatsApp , Google maps and a little browsing?
    • Colin_Maybe
    • By Colin_Maybe 3rd Dec 17, 1:16 PM
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    Thanks is it OK for WhatsApp , Google maps and a little browsing?
    Originally posted by jamels2
    Any smartphone could do that lot, I've never tried the phone itself however.
    • Timalay
    • By Timalay 3rd Dec 17, 10:44 PM
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    • 3rd Dec 17, 10:44 PM
    Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact, at 4.6 inches.
    • Feral Moon
    • By Feral Moon 4th Dec 17, 3:41 AM
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    iPhone SE is the smallest one they do, great for small hands and not very expensive either. I paid just 279 for one last week.
    • forgotmyname
    • By forgotmyname 5th Dec 17, 10:13 AM
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    Galaxy A3 2017, love mine, 4.7 screen
    Originally posted by UKTigerlily
    Bought the wife one of those, the battery life is amazing.
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