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.
Best Mobile Phone Black Friday Deals
Here we will be recommending seven good smartphones that you should be looking out for in this year’s Black Friday deals:
Samsung Galaxy A10s
This is one of the hottest smartphone right now. If you are looking to buy a smartphone this black Friday, the Samsung Galaxy A10s is probably one of the best to stat from. See specs below.
Samsung Galaxy A10s Key Specs & Features
- 6.2 inch Infinity-V IPS Display, 720 x 1520 pixels (271 ppi)
- Android 9.0 Pie, One UI
- Octa-core MT6762 Helio P22 CPU with 2GB RAM
- 32GB built-in storage, up to 512GB memory card
- 13MP + 2MP Dual Rear Camera
- 8MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
- 4G LTE (up to 150 Mbps)
- 4,000mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
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Infinix Hot 8
The Infinix Hot 8 is one phone to keep an eye out for this Black Friday. This 6.6-inch mobile phone offers you a fingerprint sensor, Android 9.0 Pie with smooth performance, thanks to the 2GB or 3GB RAM and an impressive 4000 mAh. The price stands at around 39,500 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 Hot8, the Infinix Hot 8 Lite. However, this model offers just 2GB of RAM and lacks 4G, but knocks off about 6,000 Naira from the price.
Infinix Hot 8 Key Specs and Features
- 6.6-inch IPS infinity-V Display, 720 x 1600 pixels (~269 ppi density), 20:9 aspect ratio
- Android 9.0 (Pie), XOS 5.0
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6761 Helio A22 (12 nm), 2GB/3GB RAM
- Octa-core Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm), 4 GB RAM
- 32GB Storage (with 2GB/3GB RAM), 64GB storage (with 4GB RAM)
- 13MP + 2MP + QVGA Triple Rear Camera
- 8MP Selfie snapper
- microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
- 5000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
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Tecno Spark 4
If you are in the market for an affordable smartphone with a decent camera and battery. The Tecno Spark 4 is one smartphone to be on the look out for this Black Friday. It sports a three 13MP camera on the back and an 8MP camera on the back and front respectively.
The Tecno Spark 4 is also features octa-core processor, rear-facing fingerprint sensor, and 2GB RAM. It features a 6.52-inch display and a 4000 mAh battery.
Both feature amazing camera and offer solid performance.
Tecno Spark 4 Key Specs & Features
- 6.52-inches, IPS LCD, 1600 X 720 pixels (269 ppi)
- Always On Display, HDR10
- Android 9.0 (Pie), HiOS 5.0
- 2GB RAM
- Quad-core MediaTek Helio A22
- 32GB built-in storage and supports memory card up to 128GB
- 13MP + 13MP + 13MP Tri Rear Camera
- 8MP Front Camera
- 4G LTE
- 4000mAh Non Removable Li-ion Battery
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.
Best Mobile Phone Black Friday Deals
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.