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Tecno Y5 – Enhanced Y4 Coming To Jumia Mobile Week

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Tecno would be taking the center stage of the Jumia mobile Week megaton sales on Wednesday 3rd June, and we would be seeing a new smartphone for the first time that day – a new Tecno device dubbed Tecno Y5.

Tecno Y5 would be on a flash sale like every device going to the megaton.

The new Y5 is a follow-up of the recent Tecno Y4 and as a few upgrades tagging along with it. The new device is oin to feature 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM expandable up to 32GB using Micro SD Card, a 2350mAh battery and would be a 5.0-inch smartphone.

The device would come with dual cameras – 2MP for selfies in front and a 5MP as its main shooter at the rear, which would also have an LED flash.

To crown it all, you get 3GB Free Data From MTN On Tecno Y5 as you get on any other device you buy during the Jumia Mobile Week.

Tecno Y5 isn’t available to purchase just yet, but you would be seeing it up for sale on Wednesday. To stay up to date, visit the Jumia Mobile Week Megathon Link now, because offers would be flash sales only, so first come, first serve. 9AM is the time.Visit the Jumia Mobile Week Megathon Link now, because offers would be flash sales only, so first come, first serve. 9AM is the time.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man Edition Has A Hefty Price!

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Samsung, after the huge Avengers age of Ultron movie decided to make a limited edition Galaxy S6 Edge to honor Iron man, who is probably the hero of the movie.

The device which was recently released in South Korea and priced at 1.2 million Korean won ($1100 USD) went out of stock almost immediately it came in. However, some fast guys got their hands on it and are re-selling it for some hefty pricing on eBay. Though, the original price roughly converts to about 1100USD, the device is seen listed for bid at eBay with the current bid being well over 7,100 USD!


We hear Samsung limited the production of the device for only a thousand avengers fans, so if you eventually get a old of the limited S6Edge, then count yourself lucky to be among the chosen few.

Gionee M5 Spotted On TENAA Listing

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Remember we recently told you Gionee are planning a smartphone wit dual battery dubbed Gionee M5? Well, the device as visited the Chinese certification website TENAA and is listed. This means the device should be shipping soon!

Gionee M5 is a mid-range device and is the successor of Gionee Marathon M3.

On the specifications edge, the upcoming Gionee M5 features a quad-core CPU clocked at 1.3GHz, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. The latter can be expanded further via microSD card slot.
Gionee M5 tenaa

Gionee M5 tenaa
Te device is going to have a 5.5” 720p AMOLED display, 8MP main camera, and a 5MP front-facing selfie shooter are also on board. Gionee M5 would boot with Android 5.1 Lollipop.

Physical measures of Gionee M5 are listed as 152 x 76 x 8.6 mm. With a weight of 213 grams, the device is heavier than a typical 5.5” handset due to its dual-battery setup.

Gionee promises four days of battery life with the M5. The device will reportedly be able to work on only one of its two batteries at a time.

YU Yuphoria has 500,000 Registrations For Flash sale Tomorrow

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Yu Yuphoria the next Yu ventures smartphone is coming via a flash sale on Amazon India tomorrow, and the company claims that so far, 500,000 registrations have been made against the upcoming flash sale of the device tomorrow.

Though, it should be noted that registrations does not equal actual sales, so we aren’t expecting 500,000 people to own the device tomorrow, but definitely, quite a number of people should be getting the device during the flash sale.

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The cheap Yuphoria smartphone which costs just Rs. 6,999 ($110) will be available starting tomorrow at 2PM IST on Amazon India.

Infinix Zero 2 X509 – The Next Hero Pre-Orders Start On Konga

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It’s no longer news that infinix would be launching a new device they are calling “the next hero“. The device which we have all been expecting and calmly anticipating is the follow-up of hugely successful Infinix Zero, dubbed Infinix Zero 2.

According to the listing on Konga blog, the new Infinix smartphone would come as tough can be and as light as can be, but yet as powerful and as enhanced as ever.

The infinix Zero 2 would be made with Kevlar which would give the new beast it’s power build. The screen would be protected by Corning Gorilla glass 3 as well to limit and/or minimize damages done to the capacitive sensors on the phone’s display.

The new flagship device from Infinix would feature 2GB of RAM and 32GB of ROM. The cameras on board the device are enhanced 13MP and 8MP primary and secondary snappers respectively.

The new device is already up for pre-orders on Konga and would be officially launched on 28th of May at University of Lagos (Unilag). If you would love to be at the event, it’s not too late to opt-in, simply get an invite.

The device would debut on Jumia’s mobile week megathon and we expect it to be dirt cheap at the biggest sales event, after which, it would start selling for it’s originally priced amount of around 35,000Naira.

You can pre-order the new Infinix Zero 2 from Konga HERE. As an added something, you get 1gb of DATA montly from Etisalat.

Jumia Mobile Week Hits Kenya 2nd – 8th Of June [See Exclusive Deals]

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Jumia Kenya would be having their own version of the mobile week megathon (Nigerians would ave theirs from 1st – 7th June) from 2nd – 8th Of June. It’s gonna be exciting as there will be exclusive product launches and massive discounts across all mobile phones, meaning smartphones prices would be slashed so bad, you would think Christmas came early!.

There will be a limited number of phones, and they will be released at 5am on the mobile app and only at 9am on desktop.

Jumia Kenya has so far shown us the kinds of deals we should expect in the coming Mobile Week Megathon and how badly prices of phones would be slashed.

The main unveils of the mobile week in Kenya would be:

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Tecno Y4:
Tecno Y4 is a recent tecno mobile device which is one of the cheapest quality devices out there today. The device would be sold at just Ksh. 4,999 at the mobile week.

Key Specifications Of Tecno Y4 include:

  • Screen: 4“
  • Memory: 8 GB ROM + 1 GB RAM
  • Camera: 5 MP + 0.3 MP
  • The offline market selling price of Tecno Y4 is 6,899 KSh. Want to own tis device? Quickly visit HERE.

    Infinix Hot Note:
    Infinix hot note is the successor to the huely popular Infinix hot device. The device is a 5.5-inc smartphone and runs on an octa-core CPU, with a massive battery to last you days. The hot note would be sold at just Ksh. 10,499 at the mobile week.

    Key Specifications Of Infinix Hot Note Include:

  • Screen: 5.5”
  • Processor : Octa-Core
  • Battery: 4000mAh
  • Memory:16 GB ROM +1 GB
  • Offline market selling price: 20,998 KSh. Want to own this device? Quickly visit HERE.

    Fly Thunder Three IQ 4415:
    This 4.5-inch smartphone would come to Jumia mobile week costing just over half of its original price. The device would be sold at Ksh. 4,999.

    Key Specifications Of Fly Thunder Three IQ 4415 Include:

  • Processor: Quad Core
  • Memory: 4 GB ROM + 512 MB RAM
  • Camera: 5 MP + 0.3 MP
  • Screen: 4.5“
  • If you miss this device now, you would have to pay its offline market selling price of KSh7,699 later. Why not buy it now? Visit HERE

    InnJoo Note
    The hot selling Innjoo Note would be up for sale too at the Mobile Week with selling price of just Ksh.10,499

    InnJoo Note Key Specifications Include:

  • Screen: 5.5“
  • Memory: 16 GB ROM + 1 GB RAM
  • Camera: 13 MP + 5 MP
  • Processor: Quad-core
  • If you miss this device now, you would have to pay its offline market selling price of Ksh.20,998. Why not buy it now? Visit HERE
    Samsung Galaxy J1
    Samsung would be releasing its latest J-series device during the mobile week. Samsung J1 would be selling at 9,999 KSh and there will be 1000 vouchers available to get it at 8,999 KSh

    *Hero Deal*
    Samsung Galaxy J1 Key Specifications Include:

  • Screen: 4.3“
  • Memory: 4 GB ROM + 512 MB RAM
  • Camera: 5 MP + 2 MP
  • If you miss this device now, you would have to pay its offline market selling price of 11,999 KSh. Why not buy it now? Visit HERE

    InnJoo Fire:
    Newly released Innjoo Fire would debut at the Jumia Mobile Week Kenya and the price would be just Ksh.7,699. The Innjoo Fire which features a 2 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM, a quad-core CPU and 2,500mA battery would definitely steal the show as it is a *Hero Deal*

    Innjoo Fire Key Specifications Include:

  • Screen: 5”
  • Memory: 16 GB ROM + 2 GB RAM
  • Camera: 8 MP + 5 MP
  • Processor: Quad-core
  • If you miss this device now, you would have to pay its offline market selling price of 15,398 KSh. Why not buy it now? Visit HERE

    There are also going to be other devices in the sales, so if your favored device is not listed here, just wait till 9:00A.M on 2nd of June and checkout the whole devices on display. Visit Jumia Kenya megaton landing page

    Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Iron Man Limited Edition Variant Launched

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    A big fan if Iron man? Then feel like your hero with this limited edition Iron man Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

    Marvel’s second movie about the Avengers titled Age of Ultron is out in the theatres and the company shook hands with Samsung for some special projects. After teasing the Iron Man-themed Samsung Galaxy S6 edge last week, the Korean giant has formally launched it for select markets.


    This limited edition Galaxy S6 edge bears the same internals as the regular variant with 64GB of storage. It has been given the Iron Man look with red colored front and back, and gold colored metal frame. The phone will have a custom Avengers theme pre-installed and will be packaged in a limited edition Avengers box.
    Samsung has packed an arc reactor-themed wireless charger in the retail package. The latter will also contain a clear protective cover.

    The tricked out smartphone will be available in Korea on May 27, with China and Hong Kong in line to get it in June.


    Gionee M5 Could Bring Dual Batteries

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    So far, there are no words yet except of-course an official teaser which hints that the new Gionee M5 could be on a class of its own the battery power-house device list.

    Though, the Gionee M-series have been known to be battery power monsters with the M3 and M2 having massive 5,000mA and 4,200mA batteries respectively.
    Gionee M5
    There are stories that the smartphone will reportedly be able to work with only one of the batteries, while the other is being charged, suggesting a modular body design.

    With both batteries on, Gionee promises a four-day battery life out of the M5, which is marketing talk that roughly translates into comfortable two-day heavy use. That should hopefully put an end to the anxiety whether your phone will make it through the day.

    Dual-Screen YotaPhone 2 Launched In China

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    Yotaphone 2 which prides it self as the world’s first dual-screen phone has launched in China. Though Yotaphone is still crowd-funding in the U.S, Yota partnered wit Chinese company JieLan,to handle the promotion, sales and support of YotaPhone 2 in the Chinese market.

    Yota’s website puts the price at CNY 4,888 (equivalent to a hefty $788/€718). You should be able to order one right now as sales are officially underway, though the website is still in pre-order mode.

    The YotaPhone 2 is fairly unique with its e-paper back, which provides low-power always-on notification display as well as a superior reading experience.
    yotaphone 2
    Yotaphone 2 features a couple of interesting specs including a 5.0″ 16M-color 1080p AMOLED touchscreen, 442ppi main device screen, an always-on 4.7″ 16-level gray scale e-Ink display (540 x 960 px, 235ppi) (secondary screen) both protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

    The device runs on Android OS with Kit-Kat 4.4.3 as its boot OS. To give the device its super smooth performance is a Quad-core Krait 400 CPU with clock-speed of 2.3GHz on each core. A 2GB RAM – 32GB of built-in storage ROM (25GB user-accessible) is also on deck. The grapics unit has an Adreno 330 GPU to tank, all summed up to make the Snapdragon 801 processor chipset work flawlessly.

    The Yotaphone 2 will be modified in China with local LTE bands and pre-loaded with social networks and messengers (Weibo and WeChat). iReader will get you books to read on the back display.