Mobile phones are usually the top selling items on Black Friday in Africa as consumers look for deals to buy their first smartphones or to replace existing ones. However, while deals are great, it is also important you don’t buy junk in your quest for smartphone deals.
Here we will be recommending seven good smartphones that you should be looking out for in this year’s Black Friday deals:
Infinix Hot 5
The Infinix Hot 5 is one phone to keep an eye out for this Black Friday. This 5.5-inch mobile phone offers you a fingerprint sensor, Android 7.0 (Nougat) with smooth performance, thanks to the 2GB RAM and 4000 mAh. The price stands at around 37,500 Naira, but with a deal, you can buy it at a cheaper price.
If you are low on budget, you may also consider the stripped version of the Hot5, the Infinix Hot 5 Lite. However, this model offers just 1GB of RAM, but knocks off about 7,000 Naira from the price.
Last year, the Hot family had a variant with 4G LTE, the Infinix Hot 4 Pro. This Infinix is yet to announce a Hot 5 Pro, but they may suprise us with it during Black Friday. So, be on the look out.
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If you are in the market for an affordable smartphone with a decent camera and battery. The Tecno Spark is one smartphone to be on the look out for this Black Friday. It sports a 13MP camera and a 5MP camera on the back and front respectively. You also get LED flash for both cameras.
The Tecno Spark is also features octa-core processor, rear-facing fingerprint sensor, and 1GB or 2GB RAM. If you want a bigger display, consider the Tecno Spark Plus that features a 6.0-inch display.
If you want to buy a more capable Tecno phone, you cannot do wrong with the Tecno Phantom 6 with its brilliant 5.5-inch AMOLED Display, 3GB RAM, and dual 13MP camera.
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung’s best smartphone yet, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is another smartphone to be on a lookout for this Black Friday. It is one of the best Android phones around with a smooth performance and an amazing camera.
Samsung Galaxy S7 offers a brilliant 5.8-inch Super AMOLED Display and one of the best smartphone cameras. You can also download files fast via 4G LTE that boasts up to 1024 Mbps download speed. If you want a bigger screen, you may fancy the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus and its 6.2-inch display.
You can also checkout for deals on the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 during Black Friday.
A list of phones to buy on Black Friday will not be complete without mentioning the iPhone 8. It may not be popular in this part of the world where pricing means a lot, but the iPhone 8 and its bigger cousin the iPhone 8 Plus are some of the best smartphones around.
The two iPhone 8 phones rank high in display quality, camera quality, and performance, plus for the first time ever iphones are getting wireless charging. Apple also introduced a 10th anniversary model, the iPhone X
Gionee A1 is another mid range mobile phone to consider this Black Friday. It offers a premium design with a smooth performance. This smartphone offers you great battery life, beautiful photos and selfies, 4G LTE and has a fingerprint sensor.
If you are low on budget, you can also checkout the Gionee A1 Lite during Black Friday sale.
Tecno Camon CX is one of those phones to be on the lookout for during Black Friday. It offers all the best features and comes at a good price and with a deal on Black Friday it may even be more compelling.
The most outstanding feature is the duo of 16MP rear and 16MP front cameras. If you are low on budget, you may consider the Tecno Camon CX Air.
Infinix Zero 4
Infinix Zero 4 is expected to launch during Black Friday. If it keeps with the timeline there are probably going to be discounts or flash sale.
The Zero 4 has a 5.5-inch Full HD Display with a 16 megapixels camera. The camera features laser autofocus and Optical Image Stabilisation, making it a great camera upgrade.
However, if you need an even better camera, you should consider the Infinix Zero 4 Plus, which offer a 21 megapixels camera and a 5.98-inch Display.
Infinix is also planning to unveil, the Zero 5. You should also be on the lookout for the upcoming smartphone this Black Friday.
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So, this is our list of 7 mobile phones to buy on Black Friday. Sure we may have missed some, but these phones will be a great buy if you can find deals on them during Black Friday sales. You can also share your list.