In our previous post, we talked about budget-friendly smartphones that can stand the test of 2018, i.e. phones that even in 2018 won’t fade or become outdated. This is due to the specifications that each phone has. They all have something that is making them look unique or to stand out from the crowd.
In case you are in the dark please read our 2018 smartphone buying guide -budget friendly.
So having known that we are going to look at 2018 smartphone buying guide -mid-range. So we will be focusing on phones with starting price NGN50,000 to NGN125,000.
So forsaking much talking, let’s go straight to the main business of the day.
Infinix Note 4 and Note pro
Infinix Note 4 & Note 4 pro was released in the third quarter of 2017 as an upgrade to last year Infinix Note 3 and Note 3 pro. The Note 4 and Note 4 pro addressed some issues which the Note 3 didn’t live up to. Issues like upgraded selfie camera to meet up with the current demand and reduced weight. Note 4 and Note 4 pro also offers a more flagship outlook with its home button which also serves as a fingerprint scanner button. Note 4 Pro also offers a more premium feature like Xpen which allows you to take notes on the screen like you’ll do in galaxy note devices.
That’s not all; it comes with 3gb of RAM with big 4300mAH battery or 4500mAh for pro version to keep the juice running.
Infinix Note 4 key specs
5.7 inch IPS touchscreen
8MP front camera with flash
13MP rear camera with dual flash
1.3Ghz octa-core processor (MTK)
4300mAh or 4500mAh (for Note 4 pro) battery with quick charge support
Note 4 pros
good selfie camera
big battery with quick charging
Note 4 Cons
A little bit thick @8.4mm
Samsung Galaxy J7 pro
The Galaxy J7 pro is designed with a premium look in mind offering impressive display -thanks to Samsung’s AMOLED display. J7 pro comes with a Super AMOLED capacity touchscreen with ensures amazing display quality. So be it a video you want to watch, games or taking pictures the AMOLED screen got you covered with its deep colour saturation. Moving a bit from the display department, J7 pro also stands out as a selfie man with its 13Megapixel front camera with flash. It comes with 1.6Ghz Octa-core and 3gb of RAM with options of 32 or 64gb storage to keep the task smoothly running.
Galaxy J7 pro key Specs
5.5 inch Super AMOLED capacity touchscreen
1.6Ghz Octa-core processor with 3gb RAM
13MP rear camera and 13MP front camera -all with LED flashes
Fingerprint Reader -front mounted
J7 pro Pros
Excellent display quality among contemporaries
Good selfie camera
Good battery life
J7 pro Cons
a little bit pricey
After their acquisition by HMD Nokia have been making debuts with great phones which is what the brand has been known for years. Nokia 6 offers many significant upgrades over Nokia 5. Though Nokia chose to go low in the battery department overall user experience of the smartphone is awesome. And Nokia also planned upgrade of Nokia 6 to Android Orio. So users will always be updated concerning software
Nokia 6 key specs
5.5″ HD display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
1.4GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
3GB or 4GB RAM with 32 or 64GB storage
16MP rear camera 8MP front camera
Fingerprint (front mounted)
Nokia 6 pros
good camera quality
Nokia 6 Cons
Meager battery capacity
low processor speed
Do you see yourself in the midrange department? or you want something more than this maybe high end spec? a flagship device sure will answer your quest for premium smartphone.
Stay tuned as we gather together our final edition of smartphone buying guide which will cover the high end segment.
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