Having the top-of-the-range flagship device is always a bonus, but with the rapid development of the smartphone market, there are some incredible Best Affordable Smartphones under the R5,000 mark that’ll give you more than enough value than you need.
However it will likely face steep competition in a budget market where South African’s now expect flagship features as a given with their new phone purchases.
We’ve rounded up the best options to consider when shopping for a new mid-range device:
5 of the Best Affordable Smartphones you can buy for less than R5,000 in South Africa right now
1. Huawei P Smart 32GB – R3,499
The Huawei P Smart is a smart choice if you’re after an affordable handset with a big 18:9 display, but you can get better performance and photos elsewhere.
- Long battery life
- Strong screen for media
- Decent camera for the price
Editors Didn’t Like
- Shaky video footage
- Occasionally janky performance
- Seen it all before