Top 5 high-end smartphones for Nigeria

Top Smartphones Nigeria
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Top Smartphones NigeriaAccording to it is no secret that Nigerian consumers are totally obsessed with smartphones. While there are a plethora of budget smartphones on the market… high-end smartphones manufacturers such as Sony, Samsung, and Apple are still doing well when it comes to sales in Nigeria.

Judging by the state of the economy, the number sales recorded for high-end smartphones are certainly above average. Many of the companies that manufacture these smartphones phones include exclusive specifications and stunning features that not only thrill users, but also make their live’s much easier.

In order to highlight these devices, has revealed the top 5 high-end smartphones that Nigerian consumers love below:

galaxy-s6-edge-plusSamsung Galaxy S6 edge+
The most innovative member of the Samsung Galaxy S6 family, the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ swells the edge+ up to 5.7-inches over the original 5.1-inch display.

It also offers high quality camera performance as well as incorporates a fingerprint scanner and multiple innovative features in the curved display edges.

Key Features:
Screen Size: 5.7-inch
Processor: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57
HDD/Internal Memory: 32GB
Operating System: Android Lollipop 5.1
Camera: Front-facing 16MP | Rear-Facing 5MP

iphone 6sApple iPhone 6S Plus
The iPhone 6S Plus is an update of the regular iPhone 6S. It brings you the advantage of a 3D Touch display, a faster Touch ID experience and a faster hardware. This model also sports optical image stabilisation, along with new 4K video capture and Live Photos.

Key Features:
– Display Size: 5.5-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen
Display Tech: Retina HD display with 3D Touch
Operating System: iOS 9
Sim Type: Nano-Sim
Network: 4G LTE
– Camera: Front-facing 12MP | Rear-Facing 5MP

BlackBerry PrivBlackBerry Priv
BlackBerry took a new direction with the Blackberry Priv as it merged basic Blackberry features with Android.

The Priv is a slider-styled handset with a huge 5.4-inch display, which offers all the benefits of the latest Android devices, a slide-out keyboard, a superbly sharp screen and splendidly powerful specs.

Key Features:
Display Size (LxWxD): 147 (184 opened) x 77.2 x 9.4mm
Weight (w/battery): 192g
– Processor:  Qualcomm 8992 with 64 bit Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 and Quad-core 1.44 GHz CortexA53 (Snapdragon 808 Hexa-Core, 64 bit)
Memory: 3GB Low Power RAM, 32GB Flash, Hot-swappable MicroSD slot (up to 2TB)
Camera: Front-facing 18MP | Rear-Facing 2MP

OnePlus2OnePlus 2
The OnePlus is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts two Nano-SIM cards. Its clever overlay still impresses and the little tweaks (such as audio improvement) work quite nicely. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 3G, 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India).

Key Features:
Screen Size: 5.5-inch
Processor: 1.8GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor
HDD/Internal Memory: 64GB
Operating System: OxygenOSa 2.0
Camera: Front-facing 13MP | Rear-Facing 5MP

Sony Xperia Z5Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
Sony’s first ever 4K smartphone, the Sony Xperia Z5 Premuim, comes with a huge 5.5-inch screen. It features a new fingerprint sensor along the side of the phone as well as a 23MP camera, which can be found on the rear of the device. It is perfect for large screen lovers; however, the battery life is not very impressive.

Key Features:
5.5-inch 4K UHD (3840×2160), 806 PPI Triluminos display for mobile
Google Android 5.1 (Lollipop)
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
32GB Rom, 3 GB RAM, Up to 200 GB microSD card
Camera: Front-facing 23MP | Rear-Facing 5.1MP

Contributed by: Ndem Nkem – Travel/Tech Writer for Jovago Nigeria