If you’re in need of a new, off-contract water-resistant smartphone, you don’t necessarily have to spend too much in order to get one. Of course, if you want high-end features, you’ll need to shed out at least $500-$600 to buy something like Samsung’s Galaxy S6 Active, or Sony’s Xperia Z5 or Z3.
But what about more affordable water-resistant handsets, let’s say priced at less than $300? Well, there are some of these out there, and they’re actually worth your attention, so let’s check them out. Please note that the selection below was made with the US market in mind, and includes smartphones listed in alphabetical order.