Cheapest 5G phone in Kenya

Cheapest 5G phone in Kenya

Have you wondered which smartphone brand has the Cheapest 5G phone in Kenya? 5G has been around for a year now in Kenya since its launch by Safaricom in March 2021. The trial began in Nairobi, Kisumu, Kisii, and Kakamega.

But the plan has since expanded to other areas. According to Safaricom customers will enjoy speeds of up to 700 Megabits per second, with plans to offer more than 1,000 Mbps speeds on the way.

You can read more about Safaricom 5G here

Of course, the speed would be of no use without a device that supports 5G connectivity. Over the course of the last 3 years, the smartphone market has been crawling with 5G smartphones from different manufacturers.

Since 5G is a “new thing” most devices with 5G are expensive, these include, iPhone 13 Pro Max, Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, OnePlus 9/10 Pro, and Xiaomi 12 among others.

Away from flagships, manufacturers have also brought 5G to cheaper midrange phones and as a result, we have the cheapest 5G phone in Kenya, the Infinix Zero 5G.

The Infinix Zero 5G has a glass front, plastic frame, and plastic back and weighs 199 grams.

Zero 5G supports Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by), and it has an IPS LCD display with a 120Hz refresh rate (1080 x 2460 pixels).

The Zero 5G comes with Android 11, with XOS 10.  Since it has 5G, It is powered by MediaTek MT6877 Dimensity 900 5G (6 nm).

CPU – Octa-core (2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55) and Mali-G68 MC4 GPU.

It comes with 128GB 8GB RAM and supports UFS 3.1.

Cheapest 5G phones in Kenya

It has a triple camera setup

48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF
13 MP, f/2.5, 50mm (telephoto), 1/3.1″, 1.12µm, PDAF, 2x optical zoom
2 MP

The camera can shoot 4K@30fps, and 1080p@30/60fps.

On the front, it has a 16 MP, f/2.0, (wide), 1/2.76″, 1.12µm selfie camera.

The selfie camera shoots 1080p@30fps.

It has a Li-Po 5000 mAh, non-removable battery and supports fast charging @ 33W (Type C charger)

Because it has an IPS LCD display, the phone has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.

Infinix Zero 5G is available in Cosmic Black, Skylight Orange, and Horizon Blue colors.

Infinix Zero 5G retails at KSH 32,999

Cheapest 5G phones in Kenya

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