HTC Nexus 9, Android 5.0 Lollipop & Bluetooth 4.1

HTC Nexus 9

HTC Nexus 9 resulted from a partnership between HTC and Google. In some stores, the device is known as Google Nexus 9. HTC Nexus 9 been designed slightly larger than a mini tablet therefore ideal for both portability and productivity. There will be two variants for this tablet with a Wi-Fi only version being significantly cheaper. The more feature packed 3G + LTE model will support multiple frequencies including Kenya’s 3G and 2G bands. The sides on the Nexus 9…continue reading »

Tecno F6, Android KitKat & HD display

Tecno F6

There are a few number of Tecno smartphones running Android KitKat but the pricing on those might not favor the average buyer. Tecno F6 is feature packed and stylish and you can look at it as a toned down version of the Phantom Z. With a 4.7-inch HD display, Dolby mobile and Android KitKat, Tecno F6 is a lot closer to the Phantom series than its predecessor – the F5. Therefore this smartphone is likely to launch with a high…continue reading »

Huawei Ascend Y530, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean & 4.5-inch display

Huawei Ascend Y530

Huawei Ascend Y530 is a close sibling to the Ascend G510. With Android 4.3 Jelly Bean and an Adreno 302 processor onboard, it’s a slightly better performer. If you are a music person however, you would want to stick to the DTS enabled Ascend G510. Both devices retail at the budget segment offering basic smartphone functionality without all the bells and whistles that some higher end devices boast of. The handset is available in a colorful array of black, white…continue reading »

Lenovo S860, aluminium unibody & up to 43 hours talk time

Lenovo S860

We are excited by the entry of several Lenovo smartphones into our monthly price list. Consequently, this becomes my first review for this brand on Among all the models that showed up on our September price list, the S860 did grab my attention the most. This smartphone has been greatly publicized for its good looks and enduring battery life. With a 5.3-inch screen, Lenovo S860 sits at the margin between a smartphone and a phablet. This means you get…continue reading »

Infinix Alpha X570, 5.7-inch IPS display & 16GB storage

Infinix Alpha X570

Infinix Alpha X570 (launched 2013) has seen a significant price drop placing it in the budget group. For less than Sh. 15,000 this 5.7-inch phablet sticks out in a crowd that is basically made of 4- to 5-inch smartphones. Infinix Alpha X570 is an android phablet which means you get the productivity of a tablet and portability of a smartphone on one device. Unlike most cheap phablets, Infinix put in some quality time on the device ensuring it compares to…continue reading »