Jumia: Demand for smartphones increases in Kenya, expected to double over the next 2 years.

Kenya is considered one of the leading markets for smartphones in Africa with connections rapidly growing in recent years and are expected to double over the next 2 years. This is according to the Jumia Mobile Week 2018 White paper released on Thursday.   The report also notes that the demand for smartphones in Kenya […]

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Tecno Mobile partners with Jumia to launch the Tecno W5 Lite

Tecno Mobile has partnered with Jumia Kenya to launch the Tecno W5 Lite. The W5 Lite was launched today at the same time Jumia was holding its Black Friday. The phone is a slightly lower version of the Tecno W5. The Tecno W5 Lite is powered by a 1.3GHZ Quad-core Processor supported with 1gb of […]

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Huawei P9 Lite Review: A light, powerful and comfortable smartphone

The Huawei P9 Lite is one of the best devices from Huawei Mobile I have interacted with in recent times. It succeeds the P8 Lite as the mini version of Huawei’s 2016 flagship- the P9. Comparing it to the P8, Huawei made a couple of improvements which I will be telling you about in this […]

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Infinix is launching the Infinix ZERO 4, Here are some leaked specs and images

Infinix Mobile is sending out teasers for yet another smartphone, expected to be launched before the end of the year. The new smartphone will be an addition to the Infinix ZERO series, and we can confirm it will be known as the Infinix ZERO 4. The high-end device is also codenamed ‘X574’ (Infinix Zero 4) […]

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Key Features in the Successful Future of Android Development

Without a doubt, the world is going mobile. Some statistics shows that there are billions of Smartphone and mobile device users at the moment. Android is one of the world’s leading mobile platforms. The Android has stretched out from a small and restricted industry in a few areas to a big and full-bodied industry that […]

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Meet Kodak Ektra, Kodaks’s new 21-Megapixel Rear Camera smartphone

When we first heard that Kodak was planning to enter the smartphone market a couple of months ago, we became very curious. For a company which has for a long time been known for its focus on imaging, it was interesting to see them try out a new product. After months of waiting, the company […]

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Tecno Mobile already has a dominant market share in Six African countries namely Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Cameroon

Tecno Mobile eyes Middle East Market with the launch of Phantom 6 series in Dubai

Last week, on Friday 25th, Tecno Mobile finally unveiled the much-awaited addition to the Phantom series, Phantom 6 and Phantom 6 plus. The two devices were unveiled at Armani Hotel in Burj Khalifa, Dubai,moving away from the tradition of an African launch. The reason why Tecno Mobile decided to launch the two devices in Dubai […]

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LG is launching the world’s first Android Nougat smartphone on September 6th

There will be a lot of interesting stuff in the mobile market happening next week. We have previously told you about Apple’s plans to unveil the iPhone 7 during this same week.  The company already has sent out media invitations for the event scheduled for Wednesday, September 7. It now looks like Apple will not […]

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Forget the Luxury cars, Land Rover is also getting into the Smartphone Business

I love Land Rovers, I mean they are among the most luxurious cars in the world. Anyone including me dreams of owning one future, but that aside. The company has announced something that no one expected,  It is entering the smartphone market. Yes, Land Rover known for their large luxury vehicles has announced that it […]

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XIAOMI Redmi NOTE 2 REVIEW, Another Brand to watch out for in Kenya

A few weeks ago I told you about Xiaomi Mobile entering the Kenyan market.  Xiaomi entered the market when the number of consumers using smartphones continues to record a substantial growth. These numbers are increasing due the fact that most of smartphone manufacturing companies are coming up with budget friendly smartphone with some amazing features, […]

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Meet SILK, first smartphone  to be designed in Kenya

The number of smartphone users continue to increase drastically in Kenya. This increase has been attributed to so many smartphone brands entering the Kenyan offering quality and budget friendly phones. But now, a Kenyan company, Synnergy Innovations has joined in the competition and created the first ever smartphone which they say will offer top performance […]

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Review: How a New LED EasyKeyFinder device helps you find your misplaced valuables

Misplacing something is one the most common things that happens to us. It could be a phone or even bunch of keys. Most of the time we always end up not getting these things, reason being we cannot trace them or remembers the last place we placed or left them. This is always the most […]

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Review: Hands On with the Infinix Note 2

As I had mentioned in my unboxing article, the Infinix Note 2, from Infinix Mobility is probably one of the coolest Smartphone the Kenyan market right now. I did not shed much light about the phone in the article, so I am sure most of you have been waiting for the full review, and it […]

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SNOKOR, new smartphone brand enters the Kenyan market

Recent times have seen different Smartphone brands  invade the booming Kenyan Smartphone market. The recent one being SNOKOR, a  Smartphone brand targeting to supply the best quality and most affordable Smartphone to African and Asian people. The Smartphone comes a time when the number of Kenyans using Smartphones continues to grow drastically. Recent reports suggest […]

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Now, Mastercard wants you to authenticate payments through ‘Credit Card Selfies’

MasterCard is experimenting with a smartphone app which allows people to confirm their identity and authenticate online transactions via a facial scan. Users will have to download the MasterCard phone app and at checkout they will be asked to hold up their phone to stare and blink at it. “The new generation, which is into […]

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Microsoft Launches the Lumia 430 Dual SIM, its most affordable smartphone

Microsoft has unveiled latest addition to its Lumia range of smartphones, the Dual Lumia 430,  its most affordable smartphone expected to retail for $70. Loaded with Windows Phone 8.1 and the Lumia Denim Update, the Lumia 430 Dual SIM comes with 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor. It also comes pre-loaded with Microsoft Office, Skype, and up […]

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Durex wants to help users achieve Orgasm using their smartphones

Durex, has announced that it has diversified into digital technology ahead of a major product launch it claims could revolutionise our sex lives. Durexlabs is the company’s first significant step into the digital marketplace, with the division’s manifesto being to embrace changing social behaviours and the paradigm of intimacy and mobile technology. Durexlabs will imminently […]

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Airtel launches pan-African customised 3G smartphones

Airtel in partnership with mobile chip manufacturer Qualcomm has launched its first pan-Africa customised 3G smartphone in what it says is a move aimed at increasing its data revenue. The phone which is aimed at tapping the increased number of internt users will retail at USD 53. ”Industry research shows that data is playing a […]

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Tigo subscribers to enjoy 36m music tracks on their smartphones

Tigo, Tanzania’s leading innovative telecommunication company has announced the launch of Tigo Music through a partnership with Deezer, the international music streaming service that will provide Tanzanians with unlimited music experience. Announcing the launch of the new service in Dar es Salaam, Tigo Brand Manager, William Mpinga said through pre-paid data bundles from January 24, Tigo […]

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#CES2015: Lamborghini launches world’s 1st stainless steel smartphone

Tonino Lamborghini Mobile has announced the global launch of the stainless steel-and-leather handset ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Despite an uncertain economy and declining prices for mobile devices, the Italian-based company says it may be unable to meet demand. “Luxury is not a need, but it is a way to stand […]

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Kodak to launch its first Android-powered smartphone in January

By Nixon Kanali, As companies gear up for the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) Photography giant Kodak is not being left behind. The company in conjunction with mobile device manufacturer Bullitt Group,  is set to mark its entry into the smartphone world with the launch of its new Android smartphone during the January 2015 event. According to Kodak, […]

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