No doubt the smartphone has become an integral part of our lives today. As the internet becomes faster and more affordable in Nigeria, smartphone penetration will always be on the rise. Today we look at 5 most popular smartphone brands in Nigeria.
- Tecno & Infinix
Tecno and Infinix are different phone brands but they are from the same Chinese company called Transsion Holdings. Both tecno and Infinix are 2 of the most popular phone brands in Nigeria. Their parent company Transsion holds over 40% of the Mobile phone market in Nigeria. Popular Tecno phones include: Camon Series, i Series and Tecno Phantom.
Popular Infinix phones include X series, Hot and Note!
2. Samsung Phones
Samsung Galaxy phones, command a huge market share in Nigeria. Not only does the company have affordable handsets, but also flagship devices. Since Android is the most popular mobile operating system in Nigeria, Samsung serves as the high end phone for Android users in Nigeria. Popular Samsung series include: Galaxy & Prime series.
The iPhone is the most prestigious phone in Nigeria. Using an iPhone is a status symbol especially as it is perceived a luxury item. The newer the iPhone, the more expensive the phone is.
All of these phones work well with the popular internet networks in Nigeria.
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Now tell us what is your most preferred phone brand in Nigeria? We would like to hear from you in the comments below…