Samsung Galaxy Phones are the secret of Samsung’s emergence as a dominant force in the smartphone market. Samsung Galaxy is the brand name of Samsung’s line of Android Phones. Here you will find specs and resources on Samsung Galaxy phones as well as their prices.
The success of the Samsung Galaxy Phones line is the fact that there is one for everyone. From the high-end Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge priced at around N235,000 and N195,000 respectively to the entry mid-range Galaxy J2, then to the low-end Galaxy J1 priced at N27,500, Samsung has made sure that most smartphone buyers will find a deal they can afford.
Low cost and mid-range Galaxy phones are increasing in popularity in Nigeria and other emerging markets.
Here are the latest Samsung Galaxy phones a few are in Nigeria, while others are being expected:
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) (a.k.a Samsung Galaxy A510) is an upgrade of the Galaxy A5 launched in 2015. It is one of the second generation of the ASeries of all-metal, premium-looking Samsung Galaxy phones range.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) sports a 5.2-inch Super-AMOLED display with a 13 megapixels camera on the back. It sports a 5 megapixels front camera.
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) runs Android 5.1 (Lollipop) on a 1.6GHz octa-core processor with 2GB of RAM. The phone delivers a smooth performance. Price ranges from 117,500 to 180,000 NGN.
Samsung Galaxy S7 is Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone and no doubt one of the best Android phones in Nigeria today. It retains the same premium design of its predecessor and brings back some features that went missing in the S6.
Notably, the Samsung Galaxy S7 offers a removable battery and expandable storage. It runs Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) on the highly efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 with 4GB of RAM.
The Galaxy S7 will feature Samsung’s Exynos processors. On the back is a 12 megapixels camera with a 5MP camera on the front. The smartphone is also promising better battery life with a 3000 mAh battery. Price range: 195,000 to 250,000 Naira.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the curvier cousin of the new Galaxy S7 flagship. It offers a bigger 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display with dual curved edges offering Quad HD (1440 x 2560 pixels) resolution as the S6 Edge.
The camera is similar to the Galaxy S7 with a 12MP camera on the back and a 5MP camera on the front. The Samsung Galaxy s7 Edge also features an Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 or Exynos processor, and 4GB RAM. Price range: 230,000 to 270,000 Naira.
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is arguably the best Android phone in Nigeria with its brilliant 5.7-inch display, powerful octa-core processor, 4GB of RAM, and super fast internet access.
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has a 16MP rear camera and 5MP front facing camera. The phablet is loaded with Android 5.1 (Lollipop), but will be getting Android 6 (Marshmallow) sometime in the future. Price starts at 231,000 Naira.
The new Galaxy A3 (2016) (a.k.a Samsung Galaxy A310) is a second-generation smartphone in the all-metal Samsung A range. The display size has been increased from 4.5-inch in the earlier generation to 4.7-inch in the current generation.
Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) features a 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera. Price ranges from 19,900 to 28,000 Naira.
Where to Buy Galaxy A3 (2016)
Konga.com₦86,500.00 View Offer
Samsung Galaxy J1 is an affordable dual-SIM smartphone and one of the best entry level member of the Samsung Galaxy lineup. It’s main downside is the small 512MB RAM.
The Galaxy J1 sports a 4.3-inch screen with a 5 megapixels rear camera and a 2 megapixels front facing camera. Price starts at 29,000 Naira.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is part of Samsung’s line of all metal more premium smartphone design. Galaxy S6 has the screen curving on the edges for easily accessing notifications.
The smartphone features a brilliant 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge sports an octa-core processor with 3GB RAM and is available with 32GB, 64GB, or 128GB built-in storage. It comes with Android 5.0 (Lollipop).
Where to Buy Galaxy S6 Edge
Jumia.com.ng ₦154,200.00 View Offer
Konga.com ₦180,000.00 View Offer
Samsung Galaxy S6 is just like the Galaxy S6 Edge without the curved screen edge. It still features the same 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Samsung Galaxy S6 runs Android 5.0 (Lollipop) on an octa-core processor with 3GB of RAM. You can choose 32GB, 64GB, or 128GB built-in storage.
Samsung Galaxy S5 is Sammy’s current flagship smartphone. It features a larger 5.1-inch full HD display, a better 16 megapixels camera, Nano SIM, and is dust and water proof.
Samsung Galaxy S5 runs Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) on a 2.5GHz quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM. It also features a fingerprint reader for unlocking and authenticating PayPal payments. Samsung Galaxy S5 price in Nigeria ranges from 95,500 to 120,000 Naira.
More Samsung Galaxy Phones
- Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
- Samsung Galaxy J1 (2016)
- Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016)
- Samsung Galaxy A5
- Samsung Galaxy J2
- Samsung Galaxy J3
- Samsung Galaxy J7
- Samsung Galaxy J1 Mini (2016)
- Compare Prices of Android Phones
Years back, Samsung released a naming scheme for identifying its Samsung Galaxy phones line. S stands for Super Smart and is used for flagship smartphones. There was also a Y, R, W, and M Series
Only the S range of premium Samsung Galaxy Phones have survived till date. However, new lines have emerged since then, like the A-Series line of all-metal, mid-range and highend Samsung Galaxy Phones.