Top 9 Best Flip Phones 2018



Even in 2018, manufacturers still make new flip phones and consumers still want them. They are mostly basic models (dumb phones), but a bunch of Android flip smartphones even appeared around 2015. Their convenience relies in their small size and the possibility to take or finish calls by opening or closing the flip cover. Rumor has it that flip phones were inspired by the Star Trek original series' Communicator.

Methodology
To select the best Flip phones, we make a list of flip phones that weigh less than 4 ounces and include an external display. Then, we keep only the best ones, according to their average review score. New phones are given a slight advantage over older models, as part of our unique ranking system.

#1. The Kyocera DuraXE

Photo of the Kyocera DuraXE.
Average Rating:
84%


Description:

This 1500mAh-powered flip phone comes with a 5-megapixel camera (with flash) and LTE (4G) connectivity.

Form-factor-specific features:

    External screen: 1.08 mono-color Transflective LCD

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#2. The TTfone Lunar

Photo of the TTfone Lunar.
Average Rating:
78%


Description:

No more than a basic flip phone for aging users, the TTfone Lunar lugs an SOS button, an up-to-16GB microSD card slot, and a 1.77-inch external screen opposite its 2.4-inch TFT main display.

Form-factor-specific features:

    External screen: 1.77-inch

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#3. The ZTE Z223

Photo of the ZTE Z223.
Average Rating:
70%


Description:

The Z223 is no more than an old-fashioned clamshell phone equipped with a 2-inch screen, an M3/T3 haring aid rating, and a 0.3-megapixel camera.

Form-factor-related specs:

    External screen: Yes

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#4. The GreatCall Jitterbug Flip

GreatCall Jitterbug Flip picture.
Average Rating:
70%


Description:

This flipping Jitterbug phone is geared towards seniors, since it touts a 5Star emergency response service, hearing aid compliance (M4/T4), and Yes-or-No control buttons.

Form-factor-related features:

    External screen: 1.44-inch (colored)

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#5. The LG B470

LG B470 picture.
Average Rating:
67%


Description:

The B470 is a senior-oriented clamshell phone that offers hearing aid compatibility, text-to-speech, and a Senior Mode that automatically enhances audio for elder users.

Form-factor-related specs:

    External screen: 0.98-inch

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#6. The ZTE Cymbal-T

ZTE Cymbal-T picture.
Average Rating:
66%


Description:

This quad-core (1.1GHz) Android flip phone delivers 4G LTE web browsing alongside a basic 3.5-inch 320p main screen, a 0.96-inch external screen, and a 5-megapixel camera.

Form-factor-related features:

    External screen: 0.96-inch

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#7. The Plum Polka

Plum Polka picture.
Average Rating:
66%


Description:

Plum's Polka, with its polka dot design, is a typical flip phone equipped with a 32GB microSD card slot, a 1.3-megapixel camera, and a preloaded Facebook app.

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#8. The BLU Diva Flip

Photo of the BLU Diva Flip.
Average Rating:
54%


Description:

This unimpressive dual-SIM flip phone delivers an up-to-32GB memory card slot, a flash-rigged 0.3-megapixel camera, and a sub-par (by 2016 standards) 850mAh battery.

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#9. The Plum Boot 2

Plum Boot 2 picture.
Average Rating:
46%


Description:

Plum's Boot 2 clamshell phone banks on a 1.3-megapixel camera and a 600mAh battery.

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