Best Android Phones in Nigeria Right Now (2019)

The prominent mobile brands are all here; Samsung, Sony, LG and HTC are all right at the fore. On top of that, there's an abundance of distinct brands in the mix, with the likes of Lenovo, TECNO, Infinix, Huawei and OnePlus all offering top smartphones. Check out the list of best Android phones below!

Top Best Android Phones In Nigeria Market

Have you been looking for the best android phones in Nigeria market with the top specifications and features?

Search no more for you have landed on the post that will open your eyes. If you want to know which phone is the best at the moment, then you’re just in the right place.

There’s one principal way in which Android is massively different from its Apple-branded smartphone opponent – the number of phones out there running Google’s hot mobile OS. The prominent mobile brands are all here; Samsung, Sony, LG and HTC are all on this list. On top of that, there’s an abundance of distinct brands in the mix, with the likes of Lenovo, TECNO, Infinix and Huawei all offering top smartphones (You can click link see the updated prices of phones on Slot Nigeria).

If you’re to buy a phone now, this guide will reveal all the sleekest Android phones in the Nigeria mobile market. And you don’t have to fret because these smartphones were handpicked and carefully selected based on their specifications, uniqueness and premium appearance.

Some of you might not find the prices cost-effective even when cost plays a vital role in your choice of device. Well, this is because phones mentioned on this list are the best of the best. They come with amazing specs and features and therefore, won’t go for cheap or less.

Perhaps, if you’re searching for low-cost phones, then I think you should just check out my updated list of the most affordable…

I’m sure you’ve open those link in a new tab. If you haven’t, why don’t you do that to compare the best and affordable smartphone in Nigeria?

If you’re genuinely interested in buying a cheap Android mobile phone, then make sure you read through those articles shared above.


But in the meantime, this piece isn’t about cheap phones. This one reflects quality, price, specs, build, OS, battery, RAM, ROM and much more. If you want to know what to look out for in phone before buying, then you ought to click the link to see specifications to look out for before the purchase of a smartphone in Nigeria.

So let’s get started with our list of most reliable, top and best Android phones in the Nigerian mobile stores both online and offline;

List of the Best Android Phones in Nigeria Mobile Market (Updated In 2019)

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Best Samsung phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a unique device and with the collaboration with the new S-Pen, it’s just perfect. This stylus is equipped with all kinds of functionality, which makes productivity in combination with Note 9 even better. Take notes, select the right pieces of text and email them directly or use your music via Bluetooth.

It uses a proprietary Exynos processor, which offers high-end performance. Thanks to a large amount of memory you can use applications effortlessly next to each other and multitasking apps are no problem at all. The device is equipped with all kinds of gadgets such as wireless charging, unlocking via face recognition or the iris scanner on the duo rear camera, with which you shoot the most beautiful photos and videos.

Here are the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 key specifications…

Display6.4-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2960 pixels, 516PPI pixel density
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Processor2.7GHz Exynos 9810 Octa / Octa-core 2.8GHz Qualcomm Processor
Storage128GB / 512GB ROM + 6GB / 8GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
Camera12MP + 12MP Rear/12MP Front (With LED light)
PriceN300, 000 – N320,000

2. Huawei Mate 20 Pro

Best Huawei Flagship Phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Huawei Mate 20 Pro

The Huawei Mate 20 Pro is the most powerful Huawei device in 2018. This powerhouse has a beautiful, large screen, a lightning-fast processor with a double NPU, three cameras on the back, and much more.

A very unique feature of this Mate 20 Pro is the in-screen fingerprint scanner. This means the fingerprint scanner no longer takes up any space on the outside of your phone. Thanks to the NPU your phone will only become smarter. The device looks beautiful and is made for every heavy task.

Here are the Huawei Mate 20 Pro key specifications…

Display6.39-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 3120 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie OS (EMUI 9.0)
ProcessorOcta-core 2.6GHz Kirin Processor
Storage128GB / 256GB ROM + 6GB / 8GB RAM (NM card up to 256GB)
Camera40MP + 20MP + 8MP Rear/24MP Front (With LED light)
PriceN370,000 – N400,000

3. Google Pixel 3 XL

Best Google phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Google Pixel 3 XL

If you’re looking for a high-end smartphone with a great camera and the smartest software, then you’re good at the Pixel 3 XL. Naturally, the Pixel 3 XL’s hardware is also impressive, but the Pixel 3 really excels in the software department, which was entirely designed by Google itself.

Android is made for the Pixel devices, so you enjoy optimal compatibility. Thanks to the Visual Core, the single camera on the back is still one of the best smartphone cameras on the market, and the smart AI ensures that the device only gets better.

Here are the Google Pixel 3 XL key specifications…

Display6.3-inch P-OLED capacitive touchscreen 2960×1440 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 (Pie)
ProcessorSnapdragon 845 2.5GHz octa-core (4×2.5GHz + 4×1.6GHz)
Storage64GB/128GB ROM + 4GB RAM
Camera12.2MP Rear / 8MP + 8MP Front
PriceStarts $899 (around N327,000 naira)

4. Sony Xperia XZ3

Best Sony phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Sony Xperia XZ3

The Sony Xperia XZ3 is a high-end smartphone that has Sony’s well-known functions and at the same time takes a new turn. This XZ3 is the first Sony smartphone with an OLED screen, and you can see that immediately. The 6.0-inch display is incredibly sharp and the colours splash out.

Furthermore, the XZ3 obviously has state-of-the-art hardware, such as the Snapdragon 845 processor, the high-end chipset of 2018. Well-known features such as filming in 960 FPS Super Slo-Mo, Side Sense and AI, which makes your device even smarter.

Here are the Sony Xperia XZ3 key specifications…

Display6.0-inch OLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2880 pixels, 537 pixels
OSAndroid 9.0 Pie
ProcessorOcta-core 2.7GHz Qualcomm Processor
torage64GB ROM + 4GB / 6GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
Camera19MP Rear/13MP Front (With LED light)
Price₦250,000 – ₦290,000

5. Samsung Galaxy S9

Best Samsung Flagship Phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Samsung Galaxy S9

Now, here’s another Samsung 2018 major flagship smartphone. From its name, it’s easy to deduce that it’s the standard edition of the company’s 2018 Galaxy S Series smartphone. It’s also supported with the Face ID thanks to the presence of the iris scanner. A 4GB RAM handles the multitasking roles while Android 8.0 Oreo OS mashed up with the Samsung Experience 9 sits in the software unit. Also, the 12MP rear camera has the capacity to switch apertures. An f/2.4 aperture for a darker shot and an f/1.5 aperture for a brighter shot.

The table below consists of the key specs of the Samsung Galaxy S9. Those are the features you will enjoy when you buy this phone. See the specs below:

Display5.8 inches (2960×1440 pixels)
OSAndroid 8.0 Oreo
Processor2.9Ghz octa-core Samsung Exynos 9810
Storage64GB/128GB/256GB ROM + 4GB RAM
CameraDual 12MP Rear/8MP Front
Pricestarts $519.99 (Approx. N190,000 Naira)

6. OPPO Find X

Best OPPO phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Oppo Find X

Oppo presents the Find X, an impressive smartphone full screen display! The screen edges are practically no longer present and the necessary sensors and cameras are hidden behind a clever extension mechanism.

In addition to this impressive design, the Oppo Find X also has fast hardware. The device is powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor and the 3730mAh battery provides a good battery life. At the rear are two cameras with which you shoot beautiful photos and there is advanced facial recognition available for quick and safe unlocking.

Here are the Oppo Find X key specifications…

Display6.42 inches AMOLED 2,340 x 1,080 resolution
(19.5:9 aspect ratio)
OSColorOS 5.1 (based on Android 8.1 Oreo)
ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core, up to 2.8Ghz
Storage256GB ROM + 8GB RAM
Camera16MP + 20MP Rear/16MP + 25MP Front (With LED light)
Price€999 (approx. N410,000 – N420,000 naira)

7. Huawei P20 Pro

Best Huawei phone in Nigeria Mobile Market

Huawei P20 Pro

In March 2018 Huawei presented their new P20 line and with this Huawei P20 Pro they bring an ultimate high-end device to the smartphone market. This device is perfect for smartphone photographers. On the back is a unique triple camera setup with which you shoot the best photos and videos.

The design is not disappointing. There is a sleek glass housing with metal frame and at the front, the screen edges are very minimal. The 6.1 inch OLED display provides beautiful images and the HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset provides excellent performance.

Here are the Huawei P20 Pro key specifications…

Display6.1-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2240 pixels
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo OS
ProcessorOcta-core 2.4GHz Kirin Processor
Storage128GB ROM + 6GB RAM
Camera40MP + 20MP + 8MP Rear/24MP Front (With LED light)
PriceN250,000 – N270,000

In addition…

8. TECNO Camon 11 Pro

Best TECNO Phone in Nigeria Market

TECNO Camon 11 Pro

This is the pro version of the Camon 11 launched also in November 2018. Although not the best when it comes to picking an Android device. But it is definitely ahead of all the recent TECNO smartphones right now!

The Camon 11 Pro comes with a 6.2-inch IPS screen, embedded with 64GB ROM and 6GB RAM. It sports a 13MP + 2MP Rear and 24MP Front (With dual-LED light) AI cameras. The table below comprises of the key specifications of the Camon 11 Pro device.

Here are the TECNO Camon 11 Pro key specifications…

Display6.22-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen, 720 x 1520 pixels
OSAndroid 8.1 Oreo (HiOS 4.1)
ProcessorOcta-core 2.0GHz MediaTek Processor
Storage64GB ROM + 6GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 128GB)
Camera16MP + 5MP Rear/24MP Front (With dual-LED light)

9. Infinix Zero 5 Pro

Best Infinix Phone in Nigeria Market

Infinix Zero 5 Android Phone
Infinix Zero 5 Android Phone

The Infinix Zero 5 Pro and Zero 5 are the successors of Infinix Zero 4 and Infinix Zero 4 Plus. Although not the best when it comes to picking an Android device. But it is definitely ahead of all the recent Infinix smartphones right now!

The Zero 5 Pro has a 5.98-inch full-HD 2.5D curved glass display smartphone is an improved version of the Infinix Zero 5. No major difference except for the internal storage.

The Infinix Zero 5 Pro boast a huge 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage and can be extended via MicroSD up to 256GB. It runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, dual 12MP + 13MP rear camera and a 16MP front camera with LED flash. For connectivity, there’s 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth. GPS, USB-Type C, and 3.5mm audio jack. It packs a 4350mAh non-removable battery with fast charging support.

Below are the key specs of the Infinix Zero 5 Pro:

Display5.98-inch (1080×1920 pixels)
OSAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Processor2.6GHz Octa-core Helio P25
Storage128GB ROM + 6GB RAM
Camera16MP front / 12+13MP back

In conclusion:

We have come to the end of this list, and I believe you now have a decent perspicacity on the best Andriod phones in Nigeria market right now.

If you think that some phones don’t merit to be on the list above or deserve to be included on the list, do not hesitate to let us know using the comment box right below this article.

I’d be glad to get your opinions on the above list of best Android phones in Nigeria Market; this will further help us understand what you like and want to be included on the list.

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