Safaricom Neon Ray Ultra Review: Should You Buy It?


The under 10K smartphone category is an interesting segment and the Safaricom Neon Ultra tries to cut itself above this niche. The Neon Ultra and the Neon Smarta are the first affordable devices to be assembled in the country at the East Africa Device Assembly Kenya Limited(EADAK) thanks to the partnership between Jamii Telecom, Safaricom […]

Vivo V29 5G Review: Mighty Midranger


Vivo V29 5G was announced early this week and is the company’s latest mid-range smartphone in the country. We finally have it and here’s our initial review to give you an idea of what to expect. Vivo usually releases two midrange smartphones in the camera-centric V series each year in Kenya and the Vivo V29 […]

Samsung Galaxy S23 FE Review: Perfectly Balanced


I have been using the Samsung Galaxy S23 FE for almost a month. The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE is the company’s latest smartphone in the flagship S23 series under the FE lineup of its affordable devices. The S23 FE is Samsung’s value flagship smartphone that comes with impressive cameras, a modern design and almost-flagship-level performance. […]

History Made as Kenya Assembled Smartphone to Cost KES 7,499 Unveiled


Kenya officially launched its smartphone assembling plant and unveiled two locally assembled smartphones. The facility to assemble affordable 4G smartphones is called the East Africa Device Assembly Kenya (EADAK) plant. President Willian Ruto was the chief guest at the event. Located at Graylands Warehouse in Athi River, EADAK is a partnership between Safaricom, Jamii Telecom […]

Comparison Review: Camon 20 Premier vs Galaxy A34 vs Redmi Note 12 Pro+


The TECNO Camon 20 Premier is the company’s top-of-the-line midrange smartphone in the camera-centric Camon series which launched early this year. We’ve already gone through its key features in our full reviews but we now put it against other titans in the high-end midrange category from Xiaomi and Samsung – the Redmi Note 12 Pro+ […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 & Z Fold5 Reviews: Hardware & Software Elegance


Samsung recently launched its fifth-generation foldable smartphones – the Galaxy Z Fold5 and Z Flip5. Samsung has made iterative upgrades over the years since the first Galaxy unveiled at MWC 2019. In the years between, there have been new entrants in the foldable space and Samsung has had to play catch up as its rivals […]

Top Ten Midrange Smartphones in Kenya and Where to Buy Them


Midrange smartphones have gotten so good in recent years. You get flagship-level specs and unbeatable value while at it. Smartphone companies have released their best midrange devices this year and we got to review some of them. As the year wraps up, here are the top ten midrange smartphones in Kenya and where you can […]

Comparison Review: Infinix Zero 30 5G vs Samsung Galaxy A54 5G


The Zero 30 5G and the Galaxy A54 are some of the best smartphones from Infinix and Samsung respectively. Both phones were launched this year and here’s how they compare. Infinix Made the Zero 30 5G Too Good UNBOXING The Zero 30 has a TPU case, a 68W charger, and a Type-C charging cable while […]

Comparison Review: OPPO Reno10 Vs Galaxy A54 Vs Redmi Note 12 Pro+


The midrange smartphone market in the country is maturing with really good devices in this price category. We put the recently launched OPPO Reno10 5G against its rivals of equal measure – the Samsung Galaxy A54 and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 12 Pro+. UNBOXING Reno10 comes in a silver-white box containing the phone, a clear […]

OPPO Reno10 5G Full Review: Get It for Its Camera Prowess


It has been a delightful experience using the OPPO Reno10 5G these past few weeks. This is OPPO’s latest midrange smartphone in the Reno lineup which also includes the Reno10 Pro 5G and were both launched early last month. We’ve already taken it through our first look review and camera performance review so this is […]