It is no longer news that everybody wants to make use of affordable Android Smartphone that gives and provides the best selfies shot. People love buying new smartphones meanwhile few are only subjected to many reason and the rest are going for the front camera specs that takes special amazing selfies.
Selfies have taken over the world – virtually everybody wants a new portable selfie phone to take numerous selfies. You could purchase a new phone due to the processor performance, battery life etc but on a cool day without stress, you might decide to take one or two selfies.
Undoubtedly, taking of selfie has go a long way and yep, there is the Selfie Stick! Which is seriously affecting the DSLR camera team and every wants a selfie stick either with a Bluetooth shutter or so.
Today, we will be listing out the top best affordable selfie android smartphone both in Nigeria and the top best affordable selfie android smartphone both in Kenya. This article is composed especially for those in budget but still looking for the best selfie smartphones.
Table of Interest
Top Best Cheap Selfie Android Smartphones
Even if you’ve been living in a cave for the past few years, odds are, you’ve taken a selfie down there a number of times. Surprisingly, mothers and dad even take selfies, so gifting them a well deserved and high rated selfie phone could served as one of their greatest gift from you. Well, lets get started;
Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 Pro
The both phones are the premium flagship device from Infinix in 2017 and am amused to inform you that they take sharp and crystal clear selfies on the front facing camera.
The design on the both phones is impeccable, robust and quite heavy. For the design, none if slim, just thicker and a little bit fat, comparing to the latest phones with curved display, light-weighted, slim and thin.
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Tecno Camon X and Camon X Pro
Tecno Mobile are doing extremely sharp for the selfie market. They have successfully made their Camon series a perfect family for their users, who are interested in taking amazing shots.
The Tecno Camon X and the Camon X Pro are great phones to keep them in the market. The Camon X features a 20MP Front Camera with Dual Flash and 16MP Rear Camera with Ring Flash while the Camon X Pro sports a 24 MP Front Camera with Dual Flash and 16MP Rear Camera with Ring Flash, obviously like Vivo v9.
|Specifications||Tecno Camon X||Tecno Camon X Pro|
|Screen Size||6.0-inche HD+ 18:9 IPS LCD with Infinity Vew||6.0-inch FHD+ 18:9 Infinity Vew with 2.5D curved display|
|Colors||Midnight Black||Midnight Black, Bordeaux Red|
|Screen Resolution||720 x 1440 pixel||2160 x 1080 pixels|
|Memory Status||16GB expandable up to 128GB via MicroSD card||64GB internal storage with expandable Micro SD card|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.0GHz with MediaTek Helio P23 chipset||Octa-core 2.0GHz with MediaTek Helio P23 chipset|
|Camera||20MP Front Camera with Dual Flash and 16MP Rear Camera with Ring Flash||24 MP Front Camera with Dual Flash and 16MP Rear Camera with Ring Flash|
|Fingerprint Sensor||Yes (mounted at the rear side)||Yes (mounted at the rear side)|
|OS||HiOS based on Android™ 8.1||HiOS based on Android™ 8.1|
|Body Design||Polycarbonate unibody design||Polycarbonate unibody design|
|Battery||3750 mAh capacity||3750 mAh capacity with Fast Charging technology|
|Network||GSM, WCDMA, LTE(FDD,CSFB), GPS,||GSM, WCDMA, LTE(FDD,CSFB), GPS,|
|Connectivity||WiFi, BT, GPS,||WiFi, BT, GPS,|
|Sensor||Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, E-Compass, G-Sensor||Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Fingerprint Sensor, E-Compass, G-Sensor|
|Dimension||157.95 mm x 75.2 mm x 5.2 mm||157.95 mm x 75.2 mm x 5.2 mm|
Tecno Camon CX
The Tecno camon CX which is the predecessor to the Camon X is quite tempting to also indulge into too. The Tecno Camon CX arrives with a stunning camera pixels, as it is right now, the camon series are Selfies Phones from Tecno Mobile.
It features dual 16MP camera. There is 16-megapixels on the front and back with Ring Flash, with this device, you will never stop taking amazing photos with your friends and selfies and taking pics during the dark hours will never be noticed.
Tecno Camon CX Specs
*. Operating System: AndroidTM 7.0
*. Processor: 1.5 GHz Octa-Core
*. Network: GSM/WCDMA/LTE
*. Band: GSM: 900/1800
*. WCDMA: 900/2100
*. LTE: Band 3/7/20/28A/40″
*. Dimension: 152.8*75.8*5.6mm (Visual)
*. Display: 5.5″ FHD IPS Touchscreen
*. Resolution: 1920*1080
*. Camera: 16MP Front Camera with Dual Flash
*. 16MP AF Back Camera with Ring Flash”
*. Memory: 16GB ROM + 2GB RAM
*. Expandable Micro SD, up to 128GB”
*. Connectivity: GPS, WiFi, BT
*. Sensor: G-Sensor, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-Compass, Fingerprint Sensor
*. Battery Capacity: 3200mAh
*. Color: Champagne Gold, Sky Grey, Elegant Blue, Rose Gold
*. Priced at N53,000 / KSh 14,890
Another amazing selfie camera phone is the itel S42 Smartphone, it is the first time seeing itel doing something out of the box. The front camera on the itel S42 is mysterious, it is a 13-megapixels with LED flash light.
It comes with f/2.0 aperture and offers 120-degree wide angle, 5P lens, bokeh beauty mode, PDAF, dual LED flash. Indeed, change is constant and after all, this is the company’s first Smartphone to feature Full Screen Display, that means, you aren’t only getting selfie anyways.
itel S42 Specs
*. Screen Resolution: 720 x 1440 pixels
*. Screen Display: 5.65-inch HD+ IPS 2.5D Full Lamination Display with 285 ppi
*. Processor: 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
*. RAM: 3GB
*. Memory Storage: 16GB storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
*. OS: Android 8.0 (Oreo)
*. Network and Connectivity: Dual SIM (nano + nano)
– 13MP rear cameras with LED Flash
– 13MP front-facing camera
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
*. Face Unlock: YES
*. Sensors: Proximity, gyroscope and light sensor.
*. Dimensions: 153×73.55×8.25mm
*. Connectivity and Network: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
*. Battery: 3000mAh capacity
*. Pricing: $131 / N45k / KSh 12,600
Gionee A1 and A1 Plus
The Gionee A1 and A1 Plus are among the top best rated selfie Smartphones in Nigeria. The Gionee A1 also arrives with a 13-megapixel on the rear with f/2.0 aperture and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera.
While the Gionee A1 plus features a dual camera setup on the rear – 13-megapixel + 5-megapixel – with f/2.0 aperture and a 20-megapixel front-facing camera.
Gionee A1 VS Gionee A1 Plus
|Specifications||Gionee A1||Gionee A1 Plus|
|Display||5.5-inch 1080 p AMOLED screen||6’inch 1080 p AMOLED screen|
|Camera||13MP rear back camera and 16MP front facing camera||13MP + 5MP rear back camera and 20MP front facing camera
|Internal Memory||64GB with microSD space||64GB with microSD space|
|Battery||4010mAh battery capacity||4550mAh battery capacity|
|Processor||MediaTek Helio P10||MediaTek Helio P25|
|Android Operating System
|Android 7.0 Nougat
|Android 7.0 Nougat
Vivo V9 with a 24MP selfie camera
Incredibly, there are many other 24-megapixels camera on the markets but the Vivo V9 spells out the different. The Vivo V9 is sleek, slim and thin in design, features a 19:9 aspect ratio with rounded curved panels. It isn’t affordable but it gives you the best.
The 24-megapixels with f/2.0 aperture gives you better satisfaction for your selfies, color vibrancy, AR Sticker, (Snapchat feature), AI Face Beauty and AI Selfie Lighting on the selfie camera. If there is anything, you wouldn’t love about the Vivo V9, it should be the notch display design.
Vivo V9 Specs
*. Screen Display: 6.3-inch Full HD+ IPS FullView Display with a 19:9 aspect ratio
*. Design: Glass
*. Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 Octa-core
*. RAM: 4GB RAM
*. Storage: 64GB ROM (Supports microSD Card up to 256GB)
*. Battery: 3260mAh
*. Color: Pearl Black , Champagne Gold
*. Operating System: Funtouch OS 4.0 ( Based on Android 8.1)
*. SIM Slot Type: 2 Nano SIM and 1 microSD Card
*. Type: Dual SIM Dual Standby
*. Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
*. Facial Recognition: Yes
*. SENSORS: Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Proximity Sensor, E-compass, Gyroscope sensor
*. Battery: 3260mAh battery capacity
*. Price: Rs. 22,990 / $353 / N128k / KSh 35,429
Tecno Camon C9
With the 13MP front-camera shutter, I really think Tecno Camon C9 should be made the first in the list. And with other specs apart from the camera, the tecno camon c9 really worth the mention.
It is popularly known as “The Best Tecno Selfie Phone” And well coming to the price. The Tecno Camon C9 price in Nigeria is N61,300 meanwhile, in Kenya, the price is KSh 15,499.
Apparently, this is one of the best Innjoo Android Smartphone to come with a 13MP cameras both back and front. Hence, with the 13MP camera, it will take a lot of amazing selfies.
The InnJoo 2 comes with most advanced cameras ever. With dual 13-megapixel cameras, sharp detailed photos and full HD videos can be conveniently produced by full-sized zero-delay shutters whenever wherever.
In addition, the touch sensor also makes shooting more enjoyable. The price in Nigeria is ₦60,000.
Asus ZenFone Selfie
And just like others, it comes with a 13MP front camera and trust me, it is another great choice and with its 13MP front camera sports blazing fast focus times and is designed precisely for snapping selfies.
You would just love it and seeing from the name, the phone is really amazing and wonderful. Asus ZenFone “Selfie” is really a great phone for taking selfie. The price is US$186.39.
Sony Xperia Z5
And yea, the Sony Xperia Z5 Dual packs a 23-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies. So are you looking for best selfie smartphone, please never forget Sony Xperia Z5.
The price is $425.98.
Oppo N3 Smartphone
The Oppo N3 comes with a rear Camera MP of 16 megapixel. But don’t worry, it is a Motorized camera that is capable of rotating the 16MP rear back camera to front camera, making the
Although, right now, the Oppo N3 isn’t available in the US, the rotating camera, which allows the 16MP rear camera to also act as the front camera, making your selfie more attractive.
The price is $469.98.
- HTC Desire Eye – $380.
- Sony Xperia C4 – $379.
- Sony Xperia C5 Ultra – $375.
- Asus ZenFone Selfie – $295.
- Samsung Galaxy J7 – $265.
- Sony Xperia C3 – $235.
- Samsung Galaxy J5 – $219.
- BLU Selfie – $177.
They are still many other Android Smartphone which includes Tecno Camon C7, Innjoo Max 3, Infinix Zero 5 and Zero 5 plus, Tecno Phantom 8 and 8 plus, Infinix zero 3, Infinix note 3 etc.