Buy for Vanilla Android Pie
If you want a cheap, Nexus-style software experience, think about buying the Pixel 3a or Pixel 3a XL.
Android OEMs continue to put their own spin on Android. For instance, Samsung's Android 10 updates feature the company's new One 2.0 UI that's getting mixed reviews from long time users.
The Pixel 3a run what many consider the best version of Android 10. No bloatware. No skin over the top. Just a clean, fast operating system packed with features.
For more on the Pixel's best software features, take a look at our guide.