Mobile phone has become one major accessory that everyone needs in their daily life. There are a lot that people accomplish just through mobile phone making it part and parcel of daily life of a common Kenyan. Owning a phone is quite hard due to its expensive nature in terms of initial buying cost and subsequent maintainance in terms of airtime and power. On airtime, it is upon an individual to choose the type of service provider with the best options but on phone adaptability and effectiveness, you can always make a good choice when buying.
There are thousands of mobile phone brands one can choose from depending on your expectations and the amount you are willing to spend. Here we evaluate top five best phones you can buy if you have a budget of less than ksh. 20k;
- Tecno phones
Tecno is a Chinese company that begun in 2007 and has covered over 60 countries worldwide. They produce various types of phones and are quite affordable. Their phones are also effective and easy to use.
If you have ksh. 13000, you can buy a Tecno Spark 8. The phone has a good display with about 6”5 inches and it comes with a RAM of 2 GB and storage of 64gb. You can easily install various apps and store your favourite files without worrying about space. The camera quality is assured and it gives you a HD resolution. Its 5000mAh battery capacity means you can charge once and forget your charger for over 2 days.
- Xiaomi phones
Xiaomi is also a Chinese company that deals with electronics. With a budget of ksh. 19,000, youn can buy a Xiaomi Redmi 10 mobile phone that comes with quality camera that shoots videos at 1080/30fps. It has a speed of 4gb and storage of 128gb. Battery life is 5000mAh.
- Oppo phones
Again this is also Chinese based company. Their Oppo A15s goes for ksh. 18500 and can give you value for your money. OPPO A15s includes a triple-camera system at the rear with a resolution of 13MP (wide), 2MP (macro), and 2MP (depth). The Oppo A15s features 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage memory. Using an SDcard, the internal memory may be increased to 256GB.
- Vivo phones
Another China based company that offers cheap and good phones is Vivo. Someone with ksh. 16000 can acquire Vivo Y20 phone that has a RAM of 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Battery life is over 24 hours as it has a capacity of 5000mAh.
- Samsung phones
This is from South Korea. Their phones have over time been rated the best making them quite expensive but with ksh. 17900, you can buy Samsung A12. It has a ROM of 128gb and RAM of 4gb. A 5000mAh battery allows you to play games, take pictures and movies, or stream information without having to worry about running out of power. Additionally, Samsung Galaxy A12 guarantees that the battery charges rapidly so that you may keep using your phone by supporting 15W Fast Charging.