10 Smartphones You Should Try in 2019

Everyday life is fast changing these days. People are now becoming more anxious about the latest tech (smartphones) in town. Nobody would love to be left out of the paradigm shift in the world.

Everyone wants to know and use the latest gadgets, undermining its cost. In Africa, a lot of people are ready to sacrifice comfort for a PHONE! This is quite true.

Have you ever wondered why Africans can do anything to have the best tech gadgets? You should be sure that the rave for a luxurious lifestyle is universal. And the craze for a fancy smart gadget is daily increasing!

People believe that the smarter your gadget(s), the smarter and optimised you become. This means that you help yourself to be smart when you use gadgets that are hyper-smart. Having a smartphone is a sign of being smart, for an example. It makes jobs easier and faster for you. It enables you to be rated high amongst your peers, especially when it has a quality camera for selfies. The advantages are endless.

So, what are these smartphones that are making waves in society today that you can try? Here are #10 smart devices you should consider.

#1 – Nokia 9 PureView 

The Nokia 9 PureView is the latest device from the brand. It seeks to make consumer’s experience more dynamic.

It is an Outfitted gadget with a whopping five cameras. Nokia 9 PureView is capable of capturing up to 10-times lighter. It ensures optimized colour representation and image quality. If is a far more competitive option than other photography-centric smartphones in the market.

The Nokia 9 PureView smartphone features just 8mm in thickness and boasts Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The fantastic features help to prevent bumps and scrapes from rendering the exterior unsightly after regular usage.

#2 – Samsung Galaxy A9

The Samsung Galaxy A9 is a new device for consumers seeking the next generation of functionality from their mobile device.

The smartphone is outfitted with a whopping four camera lenses on the rear. It is capable of taking a wide array of different pictures; 24MP camera, Depth Camera, Ultra Wide Camera and Telephoto Camera functionalities. Galaxy A9 is absolutely an unbeatable powerhouse for photography that addresses consumer demand for enhanced picture-taking capabilities with optimal mobility.

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The Samsung Galaxy A9 smartphone comes in three colour options including; Bubblegum Pink, Caviar Black and Lemonade Blue.

#3 – Razer Phone 2

Razer Phone 2 is a formidable smartphone for avid gamers to play their favourite titles on-the-go.

It is smartly built with a 5.72-inch LGZO LCD display and QHD resolution. Also, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor and Adreno 360 GPU promise a speedy UI experience. The smartphone has an integrated slot of 8GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage. This integrated slot can be easily upgraded to a whopping 1TB with a microSD card.

The Razer Phone 2 smartphone has a dual-camera system on the rear for optimized photography and available in the market.

#4 – Samsung ‘Oxygen’

Samsung ‘Oxygen’ smartphone was designed to meet the stylish needs of people who fancy trendy things. It is integrated with a sliding screen. The screen when the main display is slid out of the way that offers access to an expansive QWERTY keyboard. This experience makes lengthy chats or messages simple to type out.


Samsung ‘Oxygen’ smartphone hides the triple-lens camera system in the sliding screen portion. This works to protect it between uses and keep the aesthetic of the device looking trim. The intriguing ultra-thin design ensures it fits well in the midst of other devices.

#5 – Samsung Flip Phone

The Samsung Flip is yet another high-end smartphone, in an old skool version, to appeal to a nostalgia-driven audience.

The new device is, expectantly, contains all the features of Samsung’s sophisticated designs, such as; wireless charging and fingerprint scanning, and entry-level specs, including a Snapdragon 430 processor. The phone, only available in China, is expanding into other markets, speaking to the growing popularity of retro designs.

Samsung’s revival of the flip phone has been in the works for a few years. It plans to revolutionize the smartphone industry with their best-of-both-worlds design which combines nostalgia and simplicity, with high-end mobile features.

#6 – Galaxy X

Galaxy X cellular device is one of the first techs with a fully pliable and flexible smartphone screen. The screen is designed to be flexible. It allows consumers to fold up the smartphone and fit it inside their pocket or bag. The structural screen will revolutionize smartphone designs, allowing consumers to own much more flexible tech devices with adjustable shape.

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The Galaxy X is able to offer a flexible screen thanks to the AMOLED design. The phone weighs no more than five grams a screen of 0.3-millimetres in thickness. The thin shape allows the screen to be fully rolled up without impact or cracking ensuing. 

Despite the pliability of the Galaxy X screen, the device is still able to offer high resolution viewing capabilities.

#7 – Axon 7

Axon 7 is designed by ZTE as a direct competitor to similar offerings from Samsung and LG.

This slim smartphone is powered with a Snapdragon 820 processor, in conjunction with a suitable impressive 6 GB of RAM. The display promises 1080p HD for viewing photos, videos and app interfaces in a high-resolution AMOLED format. The phone is even capable of letting you take breathtaking photos using image stabilization.

Perhaps the most impressive feature of this device is the fact that it’s exceptionally slim in terms of design. This makes it easy to carry around and use, something that is of growing importance to the discerning smartphone buyer.

#8 – Lenovo Bendable Smartphone

Lenovo Bendable Smartphone is flexible, much more compact and therefore easier to carry around.

#9 – Vibe K4 Note

The Lenovo VIBE K4 Note is a smartphone that comes equipped with its very own virtual reality kit. The kit is present in the form of TheaterMax technology and powered by Lenovo’s very own virtual reality technology. It allows users to enjoy an immersive big-screen experience on their smartphone.

VIBE K4 Note allows you to take any regular multimedia content and convert it to immersive form. This experience gives you a cinematic experience when viewed through a virtual reality headset.

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This smartphone kit allows smartphone users to enjoy a big-screen multimedia experience on what is actually a small smartphone screen.

#10 – Nokia 4.2

Voice assistant technology is now trending in the market with high consumer reliance. This makes the new Nokia 4.2 smartphone a welcome development.

Nokia 4.2 is outfitted with a dedicated “Google Assistant Button”. The botton allows users to instantly toggle the voice assistant functionality at a go. It features; a Qualcomm Snapdragon 439 mobile processor, Android Pie 9 operating system, a dual rear camera system with a 13MP lens, and a 2MP one along with an 8MP front-facing camera.

The Nokia 4.2 smartphone will come with either 2GB or 3GB of RAM along with 16GB or 32GB of storage.


Just before you leave, remember that there will be no end to innovation and technology improvisions. This article is just to promote some of the experiments carried out in the tech world.

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