The Best Metro PCS Phones 2016



If you're interested in Metro PCS's subscription plans, you should probably know that the phones they carry are mostly entry-level (texting phones) to mid-range smartphones (mostly operating on Android OS). But then, high-end and popular doesn't always translate to the best, does it? You just might be surprised.

Here's our verdict on the best Metro PCS phones, according to a scientific compilation and averaging of their online review scores.

* To compare some of these phones, just select the compare box under the picture and click compare at the bottom of the list.

#1.

#1. Samsung Galaxy S6
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Description:

The MWC 2015 marks Samsung's unveiling of their 6th Galaxy-S flagship, which lists several innovations under the Korean brand's belt...

Noteworthy:

  • Performance: The Samsung Galaxy S6 runs on a 14nm octa-core processor with 64-bit architecture that is likely more efficient compared to conventional 20nm chips
  • Special: it combines the eMMC (smartphones) and SSD (PCs) memory types to create its Universal Flash Storage 2.0, promising faster data transfer speeds than older storage technologies
  • Imaging: it boasts one of the most capable back-facing cameras among Samsung flagships at 16 megapixels, with Optical Image Stabilization and Tracking AF among its options
  • Connectivity: it promises up to 620Mbps data rates on 4G LTE Cat6, which is one of the fastest speeds you can get out of a smartphone




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#2.

#2. Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
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Description:

The Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is a dual-SIM Android that runs on mid-range hardware (1.2GHz, quad-core with 1GB RAM), but sports pretty decent cameras...

What We Noted:

  • Imaging: it sports an 85-degree wide-angle 5-megapixel front-facing camera (most others have 70-degree cams), which might capture more of your selfie scenes
  • Connectivity: it lacks LTE connectivity, which is somehow surprising since other Grand models have offered 4G LTE earlier in 2014


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#3.

#3. ZTE Obsidian
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Description:

The 4.5-inch FWVGA (854 x 480) Obsidian is a 4G LTE Android Lollipop model from ZTE that is not as refined as some other budget models from the brand...

What We Noted:

  • Connectivity: it works with LTE (4G) networks, which has become a must-have feature among budget smartphones

#4.

#4. Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
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Description:

This 4.5-inch KitKat-run Android from Samsung targets audiences who are on relatively low budgets, sporting 5- and 2-megapixel cameras, and a 1.2GHz quad-core processor...

Worth mentioning:

  • Performance: The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime automatically limits irrelevant functions as a method to conserve battery life with the built in Ultra Power Saving Mode

#5.

#5. LG Leon
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Description:

Likely finishing third out of four mid-level contenders pitched by LG in line with the MWC 2015, the 4.5-inch LG Leon offers a 1.2GHz or a 1.3GHz quad-core processor, a 1GB RAM, and a 1900mAh battery...

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#6.

#6. HTC Desire 626s
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Description:

HTC's 5-inch HD Desire 626s is loaded with a bunch of low-end features, with the exception of a 2TB microSD support and dual-toned case color options...

Noteworthy:

  • Design: it presents an array of dual-color case options, making it look more sophisticated than many of its rivals

#7.

#7. LG 450
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Description:

This basic flip phone from LG seems to target users who may have some problems with hearing or vision...

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#8.

#8. Kyocera Hydro Wave
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Description:

Kyocera's 4G Hydro Wave crashes onto entry-level rugged shores, rocking a 5-inch qHD IPS screen and a 1.2GHz quad-core engine...

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#9.

#9. LG G4 Stylus
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Description:

One of two spinoff phones of the LG G4, this slightly larger (5.7-inch In-Cell display) Android trades off premium-end specs for a Stylus accessory and a significantly cheaper price tag...

Noteworthy:

  • Imaging: it complements its 5-megapixel selfie cam with a virtual flash function, obviously for brighter selfies



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