Best Smartphones in Kenya under 20K 2019
With Kenya’s tough economy, purchasing expensive smartphones is not a priority especially to the low- and middle-class citizens. Most people would prefer a simple, affordable and reliable phone that meet their basic needs.
Cell phones have become a necessity for many people throughout Kenya. The ability to keep in touch with family, business associates, and access to email are only a few of the reasons for the increasing importance of cell phones.
What to consider while buying a phone;
Functionality and Processor
Phone carrier and storage
Features such as camera, keypad
1. Huawei Y Prime 2018
The three key selling points of the Huawei Y7 Prime 2018 are the display with an 18:9 aspect ratio, performance that is determined by the Snapdragon 430 processor, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage space and lastly the cameras comprising of a dual setup at the back and an 8MP selfie one.
2. Tecno Camon X
The Tecno Camon X succeeds the famous Camon CX, coming with new exciting features in design, build material and aspect ratio.
It brings with it the camera knack expected of the Camon family, a Full Screen Display, 3GB RAM, 16GB ROM and the new HiOS based on Android 8.1 Oreo. 15000 – 20000.
3. Samsung Galaxy J3
Samsung’s Galaxy J3 for 2017 has a low price, a removable battery and 256GB external storage.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) smartphone was launched in June 2017. The phone comes with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels.
Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) is powered by a 1.4GHz quad-core Exynos 7570 processor. It comes with 2GB of RAM.
The Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) runs Android 7.0 and is powered by a 2,400mAh non-removable battery.
4. Huawei P9 Lite
Huawei P9 Lite smartphone was launched in April 2016. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels.
Huawei P9 Lite is powered by a 1.7GHz octa-core Kirin 650 processor. It comes with 3GB of RAM.
The Huawei P9 Lite runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3,000mAh removable battery.
5. Samsun J7 Neo
The Samsung J7 Neo (2017) is a phone aimed at the mid-tier market to enable users to enjoy fast speeds on 4G networks. The device comes with a solid build, decent features and an affordable price.
6. Tecno Camon CX
The CX is an upgrade of the Camon C9 and the latest smartphone from TECNO Mobile’s range of camera-centric smartphones.
You get a 16 MP camera as the rear camera and an identical 16 MP camera as the front-facing camera. The front-facing camera promises high-quality selfies though a number of additional features included in the camera.
For starters the selfie camera has a zero-lag shutter and thus excellent for shooting people/object in motion. In addition to this, the selfie camera uses 4-in-one tech to capture four images and use software to select the optimal photo.
7. Oppo A71
The OPPO A71 mobile features a 5.2″ (13.21 cm) display with a screen resolution of HD (720 x 1280 pixels) and runs on Android v7.1 (Nougat) operating system. The device is powered by Octa core (1.5 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53 + 1 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53) processor paired with 3 GB of RAM.
As far as the battery is concerned it has 3010 mAh. Over that, as far as the rear camera is concerned this mobile has.
9. Infinix S2 Pro
The Infinix S2 Pro comes with Android 6.0 out of the box, but it is upgradable to Android 7.0 Nougat. The device is powered by an Octa-core Cortex MT6753W processor, clocking at the speed of 1.3 GHz.
Infinix S2 Pro has most of the other features of the Infinix Hot S such as fingerprint scanner which can be found at the center of the back of the device, 13 MP back camera, full metal body, 3000mAh battery capacity and a host of others.