Alcatel Pop C5, 4.5-inch TFT display & Wi-Fi Direct

Alcatel Pop C5

Alcatel Pop C5 offers a large display for under 11K. It features a 4.5-inch TFT display with a resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. For the large display, Alcatel evens things out by keeping the resolution on this panel modest. In this price range, it is hardly surprising since many devices including Nokia X2 and Tecno H6 employ a similar approach. With up to 16 million colors, images and graphics on the Pop C5 appear colorful and bright. Alcatel has…continue reading »

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, 2600mAh battery & 5MP selfies

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime

Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime sports enhanced features at a lower starting price than the 2013 Galaxy Grand 2. The Grand Prime is however not an upgrade to the later but more of a sideways move into a new product line. Thanks to Sony Xperia C3, Nokia Lumia 730 and BlackBerry Z3; the idea of a 5MP front camera or a 5-inch qHD display is now being embraced by a wide range of smartphone makers. The Grand Prime has however been…continue reading »

Huawei Ascend G615, Dolby audio & HD display

Huawei Ascend G615

Huawei Ascend G615 was launched early last year but didn’t show up in the country till recently. At launch time, this was a solid mid-range smartphone but now you can have it for a fraction of its original cost. After the massive discount on Infinix X570, this is undoubtedly the next best sale from Jumia Kenya. The Ascend G615 smartphone has one of the best build qualities from Huawei by featuring a soft matte finish back, stereo speakers and a…continue reading »

Tecno R5, 4-inch IPS display & 8GB storage

Tecno R5

Tecno R5 is one of the smaller devices from Tecno mobile to run Android KitKat. Measuring 119.5 mm tall and 8.5 mm thick, this is a device that will be very comfortable for use by most people. The handset is characterized by a sharp 4-inch IPS display and Tecno’s latest design inspiration. There is a generous amount of onboard storage which is a rarity in this price range. With this package, you get a device that could easily serve as…continue reading »

Tecno H3, 2000mAh battery & Android KitKat

Tecno H3

Tecno H3 is an improvement of the P3. The new device has been given a facelift to match the improved look of current Tecno smartphones. The H3 is meant for basic telephony therefore has been fitted with just the necessary features. Its size, price and dual SIM capabilities is likely to catch the attention of those shopping for a modest smartphone. Compared to the P3, Tecno H3 is treated with an up-to-date operating system, improved camera and perhaps most importantly…continue reading »