When it comes to Android devices especially in Nigeria and China Tecno Android smartphones are the most popular because of its affordability, you won’t break the bank to buy a Tecno phone as an average brand new Tecno phone well packaged is 13,000 – 16000 Naira in local and online retail stores across the country, to many they are getting the same value they’ll get if they buy a device like the Samsung Galaxy or Xperia because they are all running on arguably the world’s most popular platform; Android. Why should they take out 110,000 Naira to buy the S5 that runs on the same Android, when they can get the same thing for 16,000 Naira? The thing is Tecno smartphones are cheap hence it popularity.
For people who think that Android is Android, well Android is not really Android they have versions with lots of functionalities. It can be said they have class; high class; average class and low class. The purpose of this post is to entice you to explore alternatives of Techno Android phones for pretty much the same price or even lower if you consider their qualities. So quit being stuck on Tecno devices try others, after all, variety is the spice of life.
1. Mercury mTab 7– Black WiFi- present, 7-inch screen tablet, 1GHz dual-core processor with a RAM of 1GB, HDD is 16GB, Android 4.2 OS, 0.3MP camera, a 2500mAh battery and features with a free USB 3G dongle. N10,000 worth of educational content. Price: 19,995 Naira
2. Infinix Joypad– 7-inch IPS high-resolution with LCD touchscreen, having 1 GHz Dual-core processor and on the Android platform v4.0 Ice Cream OS. Comes packed with Qualcomm 3G technology, this device also doubles as a phone with a slot for a micro-SIM that allows you to make and receive calls, send and receive text messages and comes with a decent 3500mAh battery. Price: 23,000 Naira
3. Tenko T7X This black tablet device comes has a 7-inch screen and powered by a 1.2Ghz Rockchip RK 3026 processor, with 4GB internal memory, with a 512MB RAM, 8GB HDD and microSD up to 32GB. Platform is Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) OS, comes with a 2MP camera and supports external 3G dongles. Price: 12,995 Naira
4. Onyx MID725 This is a 7-inch tablet device that has a 1.2GHz Cortex A8 processor, with 1GB RAM and 8GB HDD respectively. The device runs on Android 4.0 Ice-cream Sandwich and provides access to download over a million Google Play apps, except WhatsApp and BBM.
Price: 20000 naira
5. Xtouch PL71Black in colour this 7-inch capacitive touch screen tablet device runs on Android 4.0 with 1GHz processor and a RAM of 512MB, HDD of 8GB, expandable up to 32GB, and a 3000mAh polymer battery. It also comes SIM-enabled and sports a micro USB and WiFi connectivity. This tablet has double camara i.e 0.3 MP back camera and a 0.3MP front camera.
Price: 16,995 Naira