5 Smartphones you can wrap as a gift for your loved ones

Infinix Hot 6

Getting a valuable gift to offer to someone is a day’s homework that requires a lot of thought to it. Yet, if you make up your mind and are able to set a cool budget for your decision, a smartphone would be a gift worth appreciation.

If you are looking out for entry-level or mid-range smartphones that have impressive processing memory and commendable cameras, we’ve made up a list for you.

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1. Tecno F2/F3

The TECNO F series phones have a full display IPS Touchscreen, 2MP front cameras for the F2, and 5MP front cameras for POP1 (F3), not forgetting a wide degree ‘Selfie Panorama’ which allows users to rotate the device from side-to-side in order to take stunning wide-angle selfies.

The two phones are powered by Android Oreo Go Edition, optimized to offer a number of benefits including a smooth and fast experience tailored to devices with 1GB of RAM or less, as well as Google apps for entry-level smartphones.

Tecno F2 & F3 Specifications

Model: Tecno F2/F3
SIM: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)
OS: Android 8.1, Oreo (Go Edition)
Network: GSM, WCDMA, GPRS, EDGE, HSPA, 2G/3G
Display: 5.0″
CPU: 1.3 GHz Quad Core Cortex A53
Memory: 8 GB ROM, 1 GB RAM, Memory card Expandable by up to 32 GB
Camera: 5.0 MP AF rear camera, 2.0 MP front Camera
Battery: 2000 mAh Li-Ion for F2, 2400 mAh for F3

You can buy any of the phones at any Tecno Mobile branded phone outlets at a price range of UGX 250,000 to 300,000.

2. itel A32F

The Itel A32F is a cool entry-level device that comes with a fingerprint sensor on the back, allowing you to unlock the phone, take photos, and even answer phone calls in an efficient way. It runs Android 8.1 Oreo (GO Edition) to make your mobile experience seamless yet offering the new and re-imagined Google apps for entry-level smartphones.

Itel A32F Specifications

Model: itel A32F
SIM: Dual SIM (Micro-SIM)
OS: Android 8.1, Oreo (Go Edition)
Network: GSM, WCDMA, GPRS, EDGE, HSPA, 2G/3G
Display: 5.0″ / 854 x 480 pixel
CPU: 1.3 GHz Quad Core Cortex A53
Memory: 8 GB ROM, 1 GB RAM, Memory card Expandable by up to 32 GB
Camera: 5.0 MP AF rear camera, 2.0 MP front Camera
Sensors: Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity, Light, Compass
Battery: 2050 mAh Li-Ion

You can buy one today at any of the following itel Mobile branded phone outlets at a friendly price of UGX 255,000. Micromax on Kampala Road, Ambassador House; Berries on Kampala Road, Ambassador House; Banana Phone world outlets; and itel Mobile branded shops.

3. Tecno Spark K7

The K7 is the younger of the two Spark siblings launched last year. It comes with ultra-modern cameras for better imaging results; a 13MP rear camera, a 5MP selfie camera with flashlights and a fingerprint scanner that can be used as a shutter for taking photos, recording videos and for unlocking the device.

The device runs on Android Nougat 7.0, 2GB ROM, 16GB RAM and has a battery of3000mAh.

Tecno Spark K7 Specifications

  • Network: 2G / 3G / 4G
  • Display: 5.5 inches, IPS LCD Touchscreen display — (720 x 1280 px)
  • Software: Android v7.0 (Nougat)
  • Processor: 1.3 GHz Octa-core CPU
  • Memory: 2GB RAM / 16GB ROM
  • Cameras: Front — 5 MP (with flash) / Rear — 13 MP (autofocus, LED flash)
  • Battery: 3000 mAh
  • Other Features: Fingerprint sensor

You can buy any of the phones at any Tecno Mobile branded phone outlets at a price range of UGX 320,000 to 400,000.

4. Nokia 1

This is Nokia’s cheapest Android smartphone, and a perfect gift for anyone whose heart is attached to the brand. The device comes with the following specs:

  • Display Size: 4.5 inches with a resolution of 480 X 854 Pixels
  • SIM: Dual SIM, 4G Support
  • Processor: 1.1 GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6737M processor
  • RAM: 1 GB
  • Storage Space: 8 GB, can be expanded to 128GB using a microSD card
  • GPU: Mali-T720
  • Android Version: Android 8.0 (Oreo Go)
  • Camera: 5MP Camera at the back with a 2MP front-facing one
  • Battery: 2150 mAh removable battery

You can get it from Nokia branded outlets at about UGX 370,000.

5. Infinix Hot 5 Lite

The Infinix Hot 5 Lite X559 is the lite version of the Hot 5, one of the last year’s additions to the Infinix Mobile Hot series family. It is an entry level device, one that fits on any smartphone budget list, and does have some amazing specifications worth checking out.

Infinix Hot 5 Lite Specifications

  • Network: 2G / 3G / 4G
  • Display: 5.5 inches, IPS LCD Touchscreen display
  • Software: Android v7.0 (Nougat)
  • Processor: 1.3 GHz quad-core CPU
  • Memory: 1GB RAM / 16GB ROM
  • Cameras: Front — 5 MP (with flash) / Rear — 8 MP (autofocus, LED flash)
  • Battery: 4000 mAh

The Infinix Hot 5 Lite should cost you within a range of Ugx 340,000 – 400,000 from offline Infinix branded outlets.