Best Phones under N50000 Naira in Nigeria


Best Phones under 50000 Naira in Nigeria: There are lots of midrange smartphones available right now, but which of these phones give you value for money? The phones on this list range from N43,000 to N50,000 and have top-of-the-line specs.

Most of the devices have up to 3GB of RAM for fast multitasking and much as 4000mAh of battery. What else are you looking for? With N50,000 or less you can get any of these devices.

For the average phone user, these phones have more than everything you would probably need to perform your daily tasks. These are the best phones under 50000 Naira in Nigeria.

Best Phones under 50000 Naira in Nigeria

1. Camon 11 (N45,000)

TECNO Camon 11 Pro price

The new TECNO Camon 11 comes with improvements over its predecessor packing a slightly bigger display, all new and trendy 19:9 aspect with a notch up top to house the camera and other Senors. Let’s get into the nitty-gritty of this device.

The TECNO Camon 11 has a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1520 pixel. At the top-notch is a single selfie camera with the speaker grill and the proximity sensor while a small chin sits comfortably at the bottom of the device.

Key Specs

  • 6.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with 3GB/4GB Of RAM
  • Quad-core 2.0GHz, Mediatek Helio A22
  • 32GB built-in storage
  • 13MP + 2MP dual rear cameras and 16MP Selfie camera
  • 3,750mAh non-removable Battery

2. Infinix Note 5 Stylus (N49,000)

Infinix Note 5 specs

Infinix Note 5 Pro also known as Infinix Note 5 Stylus is the more advanced version of Infinix’s most anticipated smartphone of the year, the Infinix Note 5. The device comes with the Stylus Pen which can be pulled out from the device’s body. The Infinix Note 5 Stylus will be launched in Nigeria if reports going around are anything to go by.

That’s not all, you also get 4GB of RAM, 64GB storage space and might come with dual rear cameras at the rear. It runs on stock Android 8.1 Oreo as well, with a lot of AI gimmicks.

Unlike the Note 5, the Infinix Note 5 Stylus version has a Metalic body that reflects light beautifully and amazingly well. At first glance, you will immediately see how well polished and awesome looking the device is. It comes with the Stylus Pen that was missing on the Note 5.

Key Specs

  • 6-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2160 pixels
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with 4GB RAM
  • Octa-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Helio P23 MT6763T
  • 64GB built-in storage, expandable up to 128GB
  • 16MP [f/1.8] Back camera and 16MP front camera
  • 4000mAh non-removable Li-Po Battery

3. Samsung Galaxy A20 (N50,000)

Samsung Galaxy A20

Samsung Galaxy A20 is powered by the Exynos 7884 SoC. The device comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded to 512GB with the use of a microSD card.

As for the display, it came with 6.4 – inch HD+ Infinity – V Super AMOLED display on the front. The back houses something that Samsung tagged 3D Glasstic design. It means that the phone is a combination of glass and plastic.

The back of the Samsung Galaxy A20 houses a dual camera setup – 13MP f/1.9 and 5MP f/2.2 modules.  The device also came with 8MP snapper selfie on the front with f/2.0 aperture. That is for taking a selfie and video calls. We can also see a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner on the device. And the battery capacity is 4,000mAh.

Key Specs

Body BuildPlastic
Operating SystemAndroid 9.0 pie
Screen Size6.4 inches
Resolution720 × 1560 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~268 ppi density)
Display6.4-inch HD + (720 × 1560) Super AMOLED
Dimension158.4 x 74.7 x 7.8mm
SIMDual Micro SIM
ProcessorExynos 7884
Dual 1.6 GHz + Hexa 1.35 GHz
Front Camera8MP with flash
Back Camera13Mp (F1.9) + 5 MP (F2.2)
Memory32GB ROM Expandable via MICRO SD up to 512GB
ConnectivityGPS, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type C
Battery Capacity4000mAh battery; 9V/2A fast charging
SensorsAccelerometer, Proximity, and Compass Sensor,
FingerprintYes Black-Mounted
ColourBlack, Blue

4. Infinix S4 3GB version (N49,000)

Infinix Hot S4 Vs Infinix Note 5

This is one of the cheapest Android phones with triple rear camera at the back you can get under N50000 Naira in Nigeria. The Infinix S4 comes with a 6.26-inch IPS LCD display with a waterdrop notch; first in this series. The device is powered by the MediaTek Helio P22,  it spots a triple camera setup which is also a first in the series. It also has 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, runs Android 9.0 Pie and has a hefty 4,000mAh battery keeping the lights on.

Key Specs

  • 6.26-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels
  • Android 9.0 Pie, 3GB Of RAM
  • MediaTek Helio P22, Quad-Core 1.4GHz
  • 32GB built-in storage
  • 13MP + 8MP + 2MP rear camera and 32MP selfie camera
  • 4,000mAh non-removable battery

5. Nokia X6 (N50,000)

Nokia X6

This is another great device you can buy under N50000 Naira in Nigeria. It is the first smartphone from the new Nokia’s X series, which seems like a midrange series going with the Snapdragon chipset.

It is powered by the Snapdragon 636 Soc, an octa-core processor. It is also the first Nokia smartphone with the trending notched screen. There’s also an AI-powered dual rear camera at the back for all your photography needs.

It sports a Metal overall premium unibody that’s covered exquisitely in a glass. The frames were made from Metal as well, 95% of the back is covered with glass which reflects light beautifully. At the top middle, there’s a foundation that houses dual cameras and LED flash in a vertical format.

Focusing on the screen for a bit, the 5.8-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen has a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels and dishes out a 19:9 aspect ratio. With 435 pixels per inch density, see all your movies and games come to life. Impressively, the screen stretches up to 80.3% screen-to-body ratio with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on top.

Let’s find out more about the Nokia X6.

Key Specs

  • 5.8-inch FHD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2280 pixels
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with 4GB/6GB
  • Octa-core 1.8GHz Qualcomm SDM636 Snapdragon 636
  • 32GB/64GB built-in storage, upgradeable to 128GB
  • 16MP + 5MP rear camera and 16MP front camera
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • 3060mAh non-removable Li-Ion Battery

6. Samsung Galaxy J4 Plus (N49,000)

Samsung Galaxy J4 Plus

Yet another Samsung phone on the list of the best phones under N50,000 Naira you can buy in 2019. The J4 Plus is powered by the Snapdragon 425 and sports full view display.

It sports a rear camera at the top middle, while the LED flash sits by the side. It will be available in Black, Gold and Pink.

Of course, the Samsung logo is visible in the middle as well. Turning to the sides, there’s the power button, fingerprint scanner and volume keys. It measures 7.9mm in thickness and weighs 178g.

It sports a tall 6-inch HD+ IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1480 pixels and 274 pixels per inch density for clear visuals. The screen also stretches up to 74.09% screen-to-body ratio.

It’s equipped with a 13MP rear camera which has f/1.9 aperture for better lighting and improved photographs. While the 5MP selfie shooter has f/2.2 aperture for taking cute selfies.

The Galaxy J4 Plus supports 4G LTE connectivity and accommodates dual Nano SIMs. It also has support for Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type C, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Hotspot and A-GPS, GLONASS.

Key Specs

  • 6-inch HD+ TFT IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1480 pixels
  • Android 8.1 Oreo with 3GB RAM
  • Quad-core 1.4GHz Snapdragon 425
  • 32GB built-in storage
  • 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera
  • 3300mAh non-removable Battery

7. Huawei Y6 Prime 2019 (N45,000)

Huawei Y6 Pro 2019

If your budget falls within the N42,000 mark and you are looking to buy one of the best phones under N50,000 Naira, then you might need to check out the specs of this phone out.

The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio A22 SoC with 2GB of RAM. Also, there is no fingerprint sensor at the back or underneath the display on this.

The Huawei Y6 2019 features a 6.09-inch 720p+ IPS LCD display. The display also has a notch cut out at the top for the front-facing camera which is the norm as well as a chin at the bottom with the Huawei name inscribed on it. A single-camera and an LED flash sit at the back with no fingerprint sensor in sight. While the body of the device is made of plastic, the display is covered with glass. Overall, the device weighs 150grams and measures just 8mm in thickness.

Key Specs

  • 6.09-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1560 pixels
  • Android 9.0 Pie, 2GBOf RAM
  • Mediatek Helio A22, Quad-core 2.0GHz
  • 32GB built-in storage
  • 13MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera
  • 3,020mAh non-removable battery

8. Nokia 4.2  (N46,000)

This is one of the best Nokia phones under N50000 Naira you can buy in the market right now.

The Nokia 4.2 is a mid-range device with a Snapdragon 439 on the inside with either 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage respectively. It has dual rear cameras, a 3,000mAh battery and runs Android 9.0 Pie out of the box under the Android One Program.

The display has a 720p+ resolution, 295ppi and a 19:9 aspect ratio. Nokia 4.2 has glass on both the display and at the back despite being a budget device. Asides the usual volume buttons and Power, it has a dedicated Google Assistant button which wakes the Google assistant upon tapping it. Overall the device weighs 161 grams and measures 8.4mm in thickness with Black and Pink Sand as its only available colour options.

Nokia 4.2 is equipped with two cameras at the back and one at the front. The ones at the back is a combination of a main 13MP shooter with an f/2.2 aperture and PDAF alongside a secondary 2MP depth sensor camera for sensing the depth of field in portrait shots. It also has an LED flash and is capable of recording 1080p videos at 30fps. The trendy night mode is also supported. At the notch upfront is the single 8MP selfie camera with an f/2.0 aperture which can also be used for Face Unlock.

Let’s find out more.

Key Specs

  • 5.71-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
  • Android 9.0 Pie, 2GB/3GB Of RAM
  • Octa-core 2.0GHz, Snapdragon 439
  • 16GB/32GB built-in storage
  • 13MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera
  • 3,000mAh non-removable battery

9. Xiaomi Redmi 7 (N47,500)

Xiaomi Redmi Note 7

The Xiaomi Redmi 7 comes with a Snapdragon 623 SoC, 6.26-inch HD+ notched display, 3GB of RAM with 32GB of internal storage. It also has a 4,000mAh battery capacity with a 10W fast battery charging and runs the latest Android 9.0 Pie with MIUI skin. Let’s find out more.

Xiaomi Redmi 7 has a 6.26-inch HD+ display with a notch that houses the front-facing camera and a chin down below. The side bezels are also slightly thicker than usual. The IPS LCD display is covered with a Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for screen protection.

Carefully tucked in the notch is a single 8MP camera with an f/2.0 aperture and HDR. It can also shoot 1080p videos at 30fps. Turning over to the back reveals the dual-camera setup comprising of a main 12MP camera with an f/2.2 aperture and PDAF alongside a secondary 2MP depth sensor camera. It also has an LED flash, HDR, Panorama and can shoot 1080p videos at 30fps or 60fps.

Key Specs

  • 6.26-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 Pixels
  • Android 9.0 Pie, 3GB Of RAM
  • Snapdragon 632, Octa-core 1.8GHz
  • 32GB built-in storage
  • 12MP + 2MP rear camera and 8MP selfie camera
  • 4,000mAh non-removable battery



Personally, the Infinix Note 5 Stylus, the Nokia X6 or the Redmi 7 are best on this list. The Infinix Note 5 stylus which is Android one smartphone, although it is a year’s old, is still better than most of the devices on this list. Being an Android one device, it will definitely receive the latest Android 9.0 Pie update

That is my list of Best Phones under 50000 Naira you can buy in Nigeria.

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  1. emem says

    Your Comment please i need oukitel k6000 pro

  2. Theophilus says

    Nice one bro. please I need a list of five most expensive infinix phones. thanks

  3. johndee Danlami says

    i need this phone in particular Lenovo ZUK Z1 (N46,800)

    how do i get it please!

  4. Lawal Abiodun says

    Nice write-up. Everything well articulated.
    More power to your elbow.
    Pls where can I get oukitel k6000 offline in Lagos?

  5. Edidiong says

    well done Bro, please help me make a choice. I need a phone for my business with a minumum of 16mp(Pucture quality is extremely important) ,40000mAh battery, minimum of 32Gb internal storage and 3-4Gb of Ram space. That falls under 50k.

  6. Martha Kwarams says

    The Gionee S11 Lite is legitimately the best phone ever created. No hard feelings. The phone just dey burst brain. This Youtube video make brain.

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