So, the game plan was to treat yourself to a premium smartphone this holiday season, but after dropping some serious bread on gifts for loved ones, you’re stuck working with a budget that barely cracks the three-figure mark. Before curling up in the fetal position thinking you have to go another six months with the same Windows Phone 7 or BlackBerry device, just know there is a variety of brand new, powerful handsets on sale at the moment priced at $100 or less. Need suggestions? Say no more. Get your upgrade in check, then look over the 10 Smartphones Under $100 We Want This Year.

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