Alcatel Idol mini, 4.3-inch IPS display & dual SIM

Alcatel Idol mini

Alcatel Idol mini hit the Kenyan market early this year and has been selling silently despite exhibiting impressive specs and design. The device is characteristically slim following in the footsteps of its larger sibling and weighs only 96 grams. When placed in the same room with Nokia Lumia 520, Samsung Galaxy Trend and Tecno M5, the weight and stylishness of the Idol mini remains unbeatable. Alcatel Idol mini lacks the aluminium construction of its larger sibling, the One Touch Idol… 

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active, Android OS & MIL-STD-810G certification

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is a niche smartphone suitable for any adventurous user. It might not appeal to most people due to its weight and predominantly masculine design. It weighs 170 grams with a thickness of 8.9 mm. Although marginally slimmer than its predecessor, it has gained more height and width to keep up with the larger display and heavier protective features. Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is highly rugged to offer the kind of freedom and durability that the regular… 

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini, 4.5-inch Super AMOLED display & dual SIM

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini

Samsung Galaxy S5 mini tries to match up to the Galaxy S5 with a smaller screen and dual SIM connectivity. It inherits quite a lot of features from its larger sibling making it stand out among other mini flagships. Samsung has been producing mini flagships as a tradition to cater for users who need a smaller and cheaper version of the main flagship. The handset rests at a comfortable 4.5 inches with over 80% of other aspects matching those of… 

Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth, cellular calls & USB OTG

Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth

Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth has been retailing for close to a year. It stands out as one of the more premium entry-level tablets selling in Kenya. The MediaPad 7 Youth supports unconventional features such as cellular voice calls while balancing its overall weight at an acceptable 350 grams. Due to built-in SIM functionality, both regular SMS and WhatsApp messaging are accessible on the device. It also sports Wi-Fi and 3G offering you different ways to go online. No need to… 

Tecno Phantom Z, 5.2-inch AMOLED display & Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Tecno Phantom Z

Tecno Phantom Z is among the most powerful smartphones this year, going by its respectable score on Antutu benchmark. It’s estimated score of 31,000 points rivals that of a number of top-notch handsets. With its mid-range price tag, Tecno Phantom Z could easily appeal to anyone looking to buy an affordable but high performance smartphone. Moving away from traditional designs, Tecno accented her latest premium handset with solid metal and textured plastic. The Phantom Z differentiates itself from its predecessors…