5 Awesome Budget Mobile Phones under Ksh. 5,000: October 2015

October 5, 2015
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Shopping for a decent smartphone while on a budget can be a tricky affair.

Smartphones priced under Ksh. 5,000 from Global Smartphone Brands often boast of just the basic ‘smart’ features and this kinda limits your choice.

That said, here is the best you can get with a Ksh. 5,000 budget.

Wiko Goa

The Wiko Goa is one of the cheapest smartphones from Wiko, a French Smartphone manufacturing company. The smartphone features generic entry-level specifications with its highlighted feature being that it runs Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat).

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Wiko Goa Key Specifications

Display: 3.5 inches

CPU: Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A7

Camera: 2 MP

Battery: Li-Ion 1300 mAh

Price: Ksh. 4,999

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Nokia 105

The Nokia 105 is currently the most affordable handset that Microsoft has to offer.

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It’s obvious that the 105 isn’t actually a ‘smart’ phone. The Nokia 105 is, however, still your best bet if you are into minimalist living or you are out shopping for a cheap handset that can survive a month on a single charge.

Price: Ksh. 1,999

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Wiko Riff

The Wiko Riff is a fine choice if you are after desire an array of smart features on a basic handset. You get a 0.3 MP Rear camera with an LED Flash, Bluetooth Connectivity, and a Music Player.

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Price: Ksh. 1,999

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Samsung E1205

Samsung is one of the most respected smartphone brand in the country. The brand is often associated with Authenticity and Durability and so is the Samsung E1205.Samsung Mobile Phones under Ksh. 5,000 October 2015

The Samsung E1205, just like the Nokia 105, is a decent handset that is all about simplicity and affordability.

Price: Ksh. 1,999

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OBI Power F24

Ever heard about Obi Mobile? The smartphone brand is one of the latest to launch in Kenya and was founded by Former Apple CEO John Sculley.


The OBI Power F24 is one of the most affordable smartphone from the brand.

Price: Ksh. 2,199


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Kevin is a Passionate Technology Enthusiast and the Lead Writer at MobiTrends. He has been writing about Smartphones and Mobile Technology since 2012. Drop him your comments below :)

  • Grace Kiriro

    Hey Kevin I would like to purchase a smart phone, and I am contemplating among these three phones . In your opinion what should I go for? Infinix X600 Note 2, Tecno Boom 7 or Tecno Camon 8. Please your advise will be most valued. Thanks Grace

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