Top 5 affordable smart phones in Kenya

  1. Infinix Hot 3 Lite

Infinix Phones are taking over  Kenyan market from the previously predominant smart phones.  This is majorly  because Infinix mobile phones provide high end features at relatively low prices.  In 2016, Infinix Mobilty launched several smartphones in Kenya: Infinix Hot 3 (March), Infinix Hot S (July), Infinix Hot 4 (August), Infinix Note 3 (August) & Infinix Zero 4 (November). The best selling among these is Infinix Hot 3Lite, whose key features include:

5.5” screen.

Android 5.1 (Lollipop)


1.4GHz Octa-Core (64Bit) processor.

Dual sim

4G/ LTE network  enabled


16GB internal memory.

13MP back camera

5MP front camera

3000mAh battery.

Check out and buy Infinix phones by clicking HERE

  1. Samsung Galaxy J2

After the famous Galaxy J1, then came another breathtaking smartphone going by the name Samsung Galaxy J2. This time everything has changed from the screen, processor, hardware, storage, camera, and resolution. Basically the smartphone is more attractive and the price is also more reasonable. The most unique thing about this phone is the 4G capability. Additionally it comes with Ultra Data Saving mode for optimizing data.

Other special featuresof Samsung Galaxy J2 include:

Android 5.1 (Lollipop)

Super amoled screen

8GB Internal memory


5MP camera

4.7” screen

To buy Samsung Galaxy J2 click HERE

  1. Tecno W5 Lite

The camera profile of the Tecno W5 Lite is defiantly the highlight of the smartphone. The phone comes with 13 MP for general photography and a 2.0 MP camera for your selfies. It is among the first smart phones to ride on Android software 6.0.

Its main features include:

Android 6.0 Marshmallow

1.3 GHz Quad Core

1 GB

Dual Sim

16 GB

Micro SD up to 32 GB

Battery Capacity: 3000 mAh


4.      LG Nexus 5X

LG Nexus 5X is a lightweight phone which has a thinner look and of course a sleek design that makes it stand out. It comes with a 5.2-inch display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. It offers a great display especially with games and viewing of videos. The screen employs the Corning Gorilla 3 technology that keeps the screen always looking as good as new. LG Nexus 5X was one of the first phones to run on the 6.0 Android OS which is the latest Android version.

Other features include:

1.82 GHz Dual Core processor and a 1.44GHz Dual Core processor.


12.3MP rear camera

5MP front camera

4G internet connectivity

2700mAh battery capacity


5.      CUBOT NOTE S

The Kenyan young generation pride themselves with Cubot Note S. It is a competitive smartphone coupled with high-end specification at a reasonable price. If you are looking for a business featured phablet, Cubot Note S will give you the best functionality. Back in time, a big screen was unaffordable, but now you can enjoy all the advantages of a large display with Cubot Note S.

Its features include:

5.5″, IPS, 267 PPI (pixel density), Multi-touch

Android 5.1


16GB Internal Memory

Up to 64GB Memory Card slot

1.3 GHz Quad core

5MP Back Camera

2MPFront Camera

4150mAh battery



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