Smartphones with prices under R1000

By | April 23, 2018

Below is a list of Smartphones which you can buy in South Africa for less than R1 000.

The pricing is based more extensively on on camera pixels, internal storage , memory, operating system and processor.

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  1. This Hisense comes with  3G connectivity paired with Android 6.0.
    Hisense U601S
    Display 4.0-inch 480 x 800 TN LCD
    Chipset Quad-core 1.2GHz CPU
    Connectivity Bluetooth 2.1, Wi-Fi
    Cellular 3G WCDMA
    RAM 1GB
    Storage 8GB, microSD 32GB
    Rear Camera 2MP
    Front Camera 0.3MP
    OS Android 6.0
    Battery 1,500mAh
    Price R699


  2. Samsung Z2 which boasts good specifications for its price and has support for LTE connectivity.
  3. Vodacom’s Smart Mini 7 sports an LCD display and comes loaded with Android 6.0.
  4. The Mobicel Vivo with the camera resolution which is quite decent.
  5. Samsung J1 Mini Prime offering LTE connectivity, Android, and a 5MP rear camera, this device is cheap and packs great features.
  6. The Nokia 1 new in the market boots from Android 8.1 Go, optimised for low-RAM devices,with an LCD display and LTE connectivity, and its large battery should provide impressive endurance