Best Samsung Phones on Phonecorridor & Prices in Nigeria

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What is the most popular phone brand in Nigeria? Samsung? Apple? Or Tecno? That question might be tough to answer. But what remains indubitable is that the Samsung brand is a major player in the smartphone industry of this country. And this even extends to all countries in the world. After all, the South Korean company is the biggest phone maker in the world.

The giant electronics company indefatigably pursues its ambition to remain at the frontline of providing cutting edge solutions to tech needs of its several millions of fans and customers all around the globe with gadgets, such as TVs, laptops, phones, tabs, refrigerators, headphones, VR sets, and a host of others. Just recently, in its Galaxy Unpacked event, it unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Fold — one of the first foldable smartphones in the world — with a slew of exciting features and capabilities.

In the much talked about event, other products were also introduced, including the Samsung Galaxy 10, the Galaxy 10 Plus, the Galaxy 10 5G, the Galaxy 10e, and others. In the nitty-gritty of today’s review article, we will be taking a look at the best Samsung phones and their prices on the Nigerian market.

10 Best Samsung Phones and How Much They Cost in Nigeria     

#1. Samsung Galaxy S10 5G

Following a decade of mobile-pioneering firsts, Samsung lately unveiled its next gen of smartphones, the Galaxy S10 5G, along with other innovative devices — all featuring drop-dead designs.  Looking at the features of the S10 5G — novel 5G capabilities, 6.7” dynamic AMOLED touch screen, 6 robust rear and front-facing cameras, 8GB RAM, etc. — it is easy to see why it has taken the numero uno spot in this review. Also, it is the first phone with HDR 10 display.

Key Specs

  • 6.7” Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touch screen,
  • 1440 by 3040-pixel resolution
  • Octa-core 2.8GHz, Snapdragon 855
  • 256GB of internal storage
  • 8GB of RAM
  • Android 9.0 Pie
  • 12MP + 12MP + 16MP + TOF rear camera setup
  • 10MP + TOF selfie camera
  • 4500-mAh non-removable battery

This device is chockablock with tons of other impressive features and will go on sale in the first half of 2019 for over $1200 (more than ₦434,400).

#2. Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

The Galaxy S10 Plus, one of the recently launched smartphones by Samsung, is coming next in this ranking of the best Samsung phones in Nigeria. Unlike its sibling, the Samsung Galaxy S10 sports a bigger display, bigger RAM and inbuilt storage, dual selfies punch-hole camera as well as a bigger battery. Like the Galaxy S10 5G, the S10 Plus is equally the first smartphone to feature HDR10 display.

Key Specs

  • 6.4-inch Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 1440 by 3040-pixel resolution
  • Octa-core 2.8GHz, Snapdragon 855
  • 8GB/12GB of RAM
  • 128GB/512GB/1TB built-in storage
  • Android 9.0 Pie
  • 12MP + 12MP + 16MP rear camera and 10MP selfie camera
  • 4100-mAh non-removable battery

The Samsung is expected to hit stores around March 8 for $1000 (about ₦357,000).

#3. Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung Galaxy S10 specs

The S10 also launched in the just-concluded Galaxy Unpacked event, featuring a 6.1” Dynamic AMOLED display with HDR10, Snapdragon 855 SoC, a triple camera setup (12MP + 12MP + 16MP), a single 16MP selfie camera, 3400mAh battery capacity, and lots more.

Key Specs

  • 6.1-inch Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 1440 x 3040 pixels8GB of RAM
  • Android 9.0 Pie
  • Octa-core 2.8GHz Snapdragon 855
  • 128GB/512GB built-in storage
  • 12MP + 12MP + 16MP rear camera and 10MP selfie camera
  • 3400-mAh non-removable battery

The Galaxy S10 will go for $900 (around ₦310,00) when it is released for sale around March.

#4. Samsung Galaxy S10e

The Samsung Galaxy S10e is a budget-friendly version of the S10, also introduced in the recently held event. Featuring Android 9.0 with One UI, this device comes with a 5.8” AMOLED display, 2 rear shooters (12MP+16MP), a single selfie camera (10MP), 3100mAH battery capacity, and others.

Key Specs

  • 5.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touch screen,
  • 1080 x 2280 pixels
  • 6GB/8GB Of RAM
  • 128GB/256GB built-in storage
  • Android 9.0 Pie
  • Octa-core 2.8GHz Snapdragon 855
  • 12MP + 16MP and 10MP selfie camera
  • 3100mAh non-removable battery

The phone is billed to go on sale for $750 (around ₦275,800) in March.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 [ N 260,000 ]

Connect Samsung Galaxy Note 9 To TV

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is Samsung latest and current instalment in the note line and although it costs less than the ones above, coming in within the N250,000 to N300,000 price point, it still has a lot to show.

The 6.4-Inch device comes in two variants; A Snapdragon 845 model and an Exynos 9810 Octa Model. Configurations available are 6GB/128GB and 8GB/512GB with a space for a microSD card of up to 512GB. It has a dual 12MP + 12MP rear camera, 7MP selfie camera and a massive 4,000mAh battery, with fast charging of course.

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus [ N 224,000 ]

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

The Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus was the first phone from Samsung’s Galaxy S series to sport a dual rear camera. It has a bigger 6GB of RAM, bigger screen and a much power battery among other features.

It is made completely from Aluminium Alloy and covered exquisitely with Corning Gorilla Glass. It is IP68 certified offering dust and water-resistant and providing durability and assurance.

The device is powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset from Qualcomm. An Octa-core processor that clocks at 2.7 GHz. While the global version houses the Exynos 9810 chip from Samsung with the Octa-core processor and reaches a clock speed of 2.8 GHz.

Samsung Galaxy S9 [ N 194,000 ]

Samsung Galaxy S9 Full Specs and Price Review

The Galaxy S9 is truly a masterpiece device from Samsung. It looks very identical to the Galaxy S8, but its rear features are not the same. The fingerprint scanner is now under the rear camera, which will be very easy to access without looking at the back.

The device houses a 12MP single rear camera and 8MP selfie shooter. In the performance side of things, it is powered by either a Snapdragon 845 or the Exynos 9810 chip from Samsung with Octa-core processor.

For multitasking, it has 4GB of RAM while for storage there are three versions (64GB/128GB/256GB). You can upgrade the space further if you want with a memory card. The Galaxy S9 runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Key Specs

  • 5.8-inch, Super-AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2960 pixels (570 ppi)
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo) with 4GB RAM
  • Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 (USA & China), Octa-core Exynos 9810 (EMEA)
  • 64GB built-in storage and supports memory card up to 400GB
  • 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
  • 4G LTE Capability
  • Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
  • Wireless charging
  • Water and Dust Proof (IP68 certification)
  • 3, 000mAh non-removable Li-ion battery

Other worthy mentions in this ranking:

#5. Samsung Galaxy J8

Samsung Galaxy J8 specs

The Samsung Galaxy J8 brings premium features in a plastic-encapsulated body. It sports a 6” Super AMOLED display, packs a 3500-mAh battery, with a primary dual setup of 16MP and 5MP sensors.

Key Specs

  • 0-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 720 x 1480 pixels
  • Octa-core 1.6GHz Qualcomm Processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB ROM (MicroSD card up to 256GB)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo OS
  • 3500-mAh non-removable battery
  • 16 + 5MP rear shooters
  • 16MP front camera

Its price lies in the region of ₦75,000 – ₦85,000.

#6. Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

The Galaxy A8 Star’s most outstanding features are its powerful display, robust power, and captivating cameras.

Key Specs

  • 6.3-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 1080 x 2220 pixels
  • Octa-core 2.2GHz Qualcomm Processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 64GB of built-in storage (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo OS (with Samsung Experience UX 9.0)
  • 24 + 16MP rear snappers
  • 24-MP front camera
  • 3700-mAh non-removable battery

The price is between ₦130,000 – ₦140,000.

#7. Samsung Galaxy J6

Samsung Galaxy J6 Plus

The Galaxy J6, sticking to the Exynos 7870 Octa SoC, runs smoothly with little lags.

Key Specs

  • 6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 720 x 1480 pixels
  • Octa-core 1.6GHz Exynos Processor
  • 3GB/4GB of RAM
  • 32GB/64GB of built-in storage (MicroSD card up to 256GB)
  • Android 8.1 Oreo OS (with Samsung Experience UX 9.0)
  • 13-MP rear shooter
  • 8-MP front camera
  • 3000-mAh non-removable battery

It costs around ₦65,000 – ₦70,000.

#8. Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus (2018)

amsung Galaxy A6 Plus

The Galaxy A6 Plus 2018 offers upper mid-range specs and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC with eight cores, clocking at 1.8gigahertz.

Key Specs

  • 6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 1080 X 2220 pixels
  • Octa-core 1.8GHz Qualcomm Processor
  • 3GB/4GB of RAM
  • 32GB/64GB of built-in storage (MicroSD card up to 256GB)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 16MP + 5MP rear camera setup
  • 24MP front camera
  • 3500-mAh non-removable battery

The Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus 2018 goes for ₦95,000 – ₦105,000.

#9. Samsung Galaxy A6 2018

Samsung A6 2018 features a single 16-MP rear camera and a 16-MP selfie shooter.

Key Specs

  • 6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 720 X 1480 pixels
  • Octa-core 1.6GHz Exynos 7870 Processor
  • 3GB/4GB of RAM
  • 32GB/64GB of internal storage (MicroSD card up to 256GB)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 16-MP rear snapper
  • 16-MP front camera
  • 3000-mAh non-removable battery

It costs ₦91,000.

#10. Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo

Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo

This Galaxy J7 Duo smartphone is a mid-range device, which is budget-friendly.

Key Specs

  • 5-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
  • 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Octa-core 2.2GHz Exynos Processor
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB of built-in storage (MicroSD card up to 256GB)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • 13MP + 5MP rear cameras
  • 8-MP front selfie camera
  • 3000-mAh non-removable battery

This device goes for ₦75,000.

Updated Additions to the best Samsung Phones

Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Samsung Galaxy Note10

Key Specs

Samsung galaxy Note 10+6.3" AMOLED display
8GB/256GB memory
Stylus pen
Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9825
12+12+16 main cameras
10MP selfie camera
3,500 mAh battery
 Wireless Charging
Talk TimeN/A
DataSpecs Listing
ModelGalaxy Note 10 Plus
BrandSamsung
AnnouncedAugust, 2019
StatusAvailable August, 2019

DESIGN


Body BuildFront/back glass (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminium frame
Dimension151 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm
Weight168grams
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY


Screen Size 6.3inches, (~91.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1080 x 2280 (401 PPI density)
Screen TypeDynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 6

SOFTWARE


Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 (Pie); One UI
Chipset/ProcessorExynos 9825 (7 nm) - EMEA/LATAM or Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - USA/China
GPUMali-G76 MP12 - EMEA/LATAM or Adreno 640 - USA/China
CPU [ Central Processing Unit ]Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA/LATAM or Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.78 GHz Kryo 485) - USA/China
Internal Storage256GB, SDcard storage up to 1TB
RAM8GB

CAMERA


Back CameraQuad rear 12MP+12MP+16MP+TOF 32 cameras
Front Camera10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
Camera FeaturesAutofocus, Continuous shooting, 2X Optical Zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, dual pixel focus, Face detection, Scene mode, OIS
Video Resolution[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS

CONNECTIVITY


USB3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
WiFiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
FM RadioFM radio (USA & Canada only)
NFCYes with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS

NETWORK


TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G Network BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network BandsLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 46, 48, 66(1700/2100), 71(600)
Network SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (7CA) Cat20 2048/150 Mbps

SOUND


SpeakerYes, placed at the bottom
Audi JackNo 3.5mm Audio jack
Sound Enhancement32-bit/384kHz audio, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Dolby Atmos sound, Tuned by AKG

OTHER FEATURES


Face IDYes
SensorsFingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Additional Features-WMV/RV/MP4/3GP player
-MP3/WMA/WAV/RA/AAC/M4A player
- Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
- Push to talk
- Voice command/dial
- Organizer
ColourAura Glow, Aura White, Aura Black, Aura Pink, Aura Red

BATTERY


Battery CapacityNon-removable Li-ion 3500 mAh
Fast chargingFast battery charging 45W
Wireless chargingFast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
Battery TypeLithium Battery
Stand by TimeN/A

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Plus

Samsung Galaxy Note10

Key Specs

Samsung galaxy Note 10+6.8-inch AMOLED display
Android Pie
Snapdragon 855/Exynos 9825
12GB RAM
256GB, 512GB storage
Quad (12+12+16) + TOF rear camera
10MP front-facing camera
4,300 mAh battery
Fast & Wireless Charging
Talk TimeN/A
DataSpecs Listing
ModelGalaxy Note 10 Plus
BrandSamsung
AnnouncedAugust, 2019
StatusAvailable August, 2019

DESIGN


Body BuildFront/back glass (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminium frame
Dimension162.3 x 77.2 x 7.9 mm
Weight196grams
SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY


Screen Size 6.8 inches, (~91.0% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution1440 x 3040 pixels (498 PPI density)
Screen TypeDynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Display ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 6

SOFTWARE


Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 (Pie); One UI
Chipset/ProcessorExynos 9825 (7 nm) - EMEA/LATAM or Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) - USA/China
GPUMali-G76 MP12 - EMEA/LATAM or Adreno 640 - USA/China
CPU [ Central Processing Unit ]Octa-core (2x2.73 GHz Mongoose M4 & 2x2.4 GHz Cortex-A75 & 4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A55) - EMEA/LATAM or Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.78 GHz Kryo 485) - USA/China
Internal Storage256GB, 512GB, SDcard storage up to 1TB
RAM12GB

CAMERA


Back CameraQuad rear 12MP+12MP+16MP+TOF 32 cameras
Front Camera10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1.22µm, Dual Pixel PDAF
Camera FeaturesAutofocus, Continuous shooting, 2X Optical Zoom, Geotagging, Panorama, HDR, dual pixel focus, Face detection, Scene mode, OIS
Video Resolution[email protected]/60fps, [email protected]/60/240fps, [email protected], HDR10+, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS & OIS

CONNECTIVITY


USB3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
WiFiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
FM RadioFM radio (USA & Canada only)
NFCYes with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS

NETWORK


TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G Network BandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network BandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network BandsLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 46, 48, 66(1700/2100), 71(600)
Network SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (7CA) Cat20 2048/150 Mbps

SOUND


SpeakerYes, placed at the bottom
Audi JackNo 3.5mm Audio jack
Sound Enhancement32-bit/384kHz audio, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Dolby Atmos sound, Tuned by AKG

OTHER FEATURES


Face IDYes
SensorsFingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Additional Features-WMV/RV/MP4/3GP player
-MP3/WMA/WAV/RA/AAC/M4A player
- Document editor (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF)
- Push to talk
- Voice command/dial
- Organizer
ColourAura Glow, Aura White, Aura Black, Aura Blue

BATTERY


Battery CapacityNon-removable Li-ion 4300 mAh
Fast chargingFast battery charging 45W
Wireless chargingFast Qi/PMA wireless charging 15W
Battery TypeLithium Battery
Stand by TimeN/A

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