List of Cheap Smartphones In Uganda And Their Prices 2022

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Who doesn’t want a cheap smartphone in Uganda? Smartphones in Uganda have become a basic need with this dot-com era, and this is majorly for their ability to execute a lot of tasks. Having a camera, a watch, access to the internet, ability to reach the world in just a swipe has made these devices desirable for everyone who has had access to them.

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Purchasing a phone can become a serious chore, and particularly in Uganda buying a phone can turn out to be a nightmare with a lot of counterfeits who might sell you a fake or stolen smartphone.

This is why we shared with you a guide to buying phones in Uganda (particularly used phones). With a lot of multiple purchasing options, many resort to the cheaper to buy smartphones. There are a lot of options for Cheap smartphones in Uganda, many Second hand / Bargainable and others brand new (depending on your pocket size). Cheap can be relative basing on everyone’s income, BUT what is the best cheap smartphone someone in Uganda can buy and stick with? Let us find out!

Cheap or not, the very important features for most people on a smartphone are always a good battery, camera and enough storage space (RAM and expandable storage).

In this guide, we share with you a list of cheap smartphones in Uganda. Most times, cheap is always thought of as used BUT worry not, we shall balance the stakes by including both the cheap brand new phones as well as the Cheap used phones. The prices may differ from one seller to another, BUT they fall within the near range of our noted price.

Some of these phones are UK used, sold from Second hand / Bargainable Ugandan users and may be no longer manufactured, BUT they have good specs which fall within your expectations and can be of best use for any phone user. You may buy these phones from online shops like Jumia, OLX or notable WhatsApp and Facebook groups you can trust. But before, Check out our guide on buying smartphones in Uganda – you won’t regret the tips and guidelines before making any rush decisions.

Here is the List of Cheap Smartphones you can buy in Uganda, and their Prices.

List of Affordable/Cheap Tecno Smartphones to buy in Uganda 2022

Tecno Camon C5

cheap smartphones Tecno Camon c5

Display

5.0-inch Touch Screen Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core MediaTek MT6735, 1.3GHz processor

Software

Android 5.0 Lollipop

Memory

8GB ROM & 1GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 64 GB)

Camera

8MP rear camera with dual-LED flash | 2MP selfie with LED flash

Battery

2500 mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G and 4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Regular + Micro)

Price

UGX 180000 (Brand new)

UGX 130000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Camon C7

Tecno Camon C7

Display

5.0-inches HD Display | Screen resolutions: 1280 x 720 Pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Mediatek MT6753 Processor, 1.3GHz

Software

Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Memory

16GB ROM & 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 128 GB)

Camera

13MP selfie Camera with Flash | 13MP rear autofocus camera with dual LED flash

Battery

Non-Removable 2,500 mAh Lithium-Ion

Network

GSM, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Regular + Micro)

Price

UGX 250000 (Brand new)

UGX 180000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Camon C8

Tecno Camon C7

Display

5.5-inch IPS Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Mediatek MT6753 Processor, 1.3GHz

Software

Android 5.0 Lollipop

Memory

16GB ROM & 1GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 32 GB)

Camera

13MP rear camera with dual-LED flash | 5MP front/selfie

Battery

Non removable 3000 mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 350000 (Brand new)

UGX 250000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Camon C9

Tecno Camon c9

Display

5.5-inch IPS Display | Screen resolutions: 1080 x 1920 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core Mediatek MT6753, 1.3GHz processor

Software

Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Memory

16GB ROM & 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 128 GB)

Camera

13MP rear camera | 13MP front/selfie camera

Battery

Non removable 3000 mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 400000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Camon X

Tecno Camon X

Display

6.0-inch HD IPS Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1440 pixels 

Hardware

Octa-core Mediatek, 1.5GHz processor

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo

Memory

16 GB ROM and 3 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – upto 128 GB)

Camera

16MP rear with LED flash | 20MP front/selfie with dual-LED flash

Battery

Non removable 3750 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G LTE

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 650000 (Brand new)

UGX 500000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Boom J7

Tecno Boom j7

Display

5.0-inch Touch Display | Screen resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels 

Hardware

1.3GHz quad-core Processor

Software

Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)

Memory

16 GB RAM & 1 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – upto 32 GB)

Camera

8MP autofocus rear with LED Flash | 2MP front/selfie camera

Battery

2020 mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual SIM, Dual Standby

Price

UGX 250000 (Brand new)

UGX ___ (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Boom J8

Tecno Boom j8

Display

5.5-inches HD Display | Screen resolutions: 1280 x 720 Pixels

Hardware

Quad-Core MediaTek MT6735, 1.3GHz

Software

Android 5.1 Lollipop HiOS

Memory

2GB RAM and 16GB ROM (expandable via microSD – upto 128 GB)

Camera

13 MP Rear Camera with LED | 5 MP Front camera

Battery

Non-Removable 3,000 mAh Lithium-Ion

Network

3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 370000 (Brand new)

UGX 280000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno L8

Tecno L8

Display

5.5-inches IPS Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Dual core MediaTek MT6572 1.3GHz 

Software

Android 5.1 Lollipop, Tecno HiOS UI

Memory

1 GB RAM and 16 GB ROM (expandable via microSD – up to 128 GB)

Camera

8MP rear camera with LED Flash | 2MP front/selfie camera

Battery

5050 mAh

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual SIM

Price

UGX 400000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno L9

Tecno l9

Display

5.5-inches HD Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad core processor, 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat

Memory

16GB ROM + 1GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 32GB)

Camera

8MP rear Dual Flash Camera | 5MP Front/Selfie Camera with Flash

Battery

Non-removable 4000mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 420000 (Brand new)

UGX 350000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno L9+

Tecno L9+

Display

6.0-inches HD Display | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core processor, 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat

Memory

16GB ROM and 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 128GB)

Camera

13MP rear Dual Flash Camera | 5MP Front/Selfie Camera with Flash

Battery

Non-removable 5000mAh Li-ion

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 500000 (Brand new)

UGX 390000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Spark 2

Tecno Spark 2

Display

6.0-inches IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 1440×720 pixels

Hardware

Quad-Core MediaTek MT6580WP, 1.3GHz

Software

Android 8.1 Oreo (Go Edition)

Memory

1GB RAM and 16GB (expandable via microSD – up to 128GB)

Camera

13MP Rear with flash, 8MP Front/Selfie with Flash

Battery

3500mAh Li-Ion  

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 420000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Spark K7

Tecno Spark K7

Display

5.5 Inches HD IPS | Screen Resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core CPU 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat (HiOS 2.0)

Memory

1GB/2GB RAM and 16GB ROM (expandable via microSD – up to 32GB)

Camera

13MP rear camera & single LED Flash | 5MP front/selfie camera with Flash

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 3000mAh

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 370000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno Spark K9

Tecno Spark k9

Display

6.0-inch IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core MediaTek MT6753 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat

Memory

16GB ROM and 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 32GB)

Camera

13MP autofocus rear with LED flash | 5MP front/selfie with flash

Battery

Non-Removable Li-Po 3400 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, GSM

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM (Micro-SIM (dual SIM, dual standby))

Price

UGX 450000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

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Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung Galaxy s4

Display

5.0-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 1080 x 1920 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core Exynos 5410 1.2 GHz

Software

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean

Memory

16/32/64GB ROM and 2 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 64 GB)

Camera

13MP rear with LED flash | 2MP front/selfie

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Micro SIM

Price

UGX 400000 (Brand new)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy s5

Display

5.1-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 1080 x 1920 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8974AC 2.5 GHz

Software

Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Memory

16/32 GB ROM and 2 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 256GB)

Camera

16MP rear | 2MP front/selfie

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 2800

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Micro SIM

Price

UGX 500000 (Brand new)

UGX 350000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy s6

Display

5.1-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 1440 x 2560 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core 1.5 GHz

Software

Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop), 7.0 (Nougat)

Memory

32/64/128 GB ROM and 3 GB RAM (NOT expandable)

Camera

16MP autofocus rear with LED flash | 5MP front/selfie

Battery

Non-removable Li-Ion 2550 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Nano SIM

Price

UGX 550000 (Brand new)

UGX 380000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy J1 Ace

Samsung Galaxy J1 Ace

Display

4.3-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 480 x 800 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A7 – J111F
Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53- J110L

Software

Android 4.4.4 KitKat

Memory

4 GB, 512 MB RAM – J110L
4 GB, 768 MB RAM – J110F, J110G
8 GB, 1 GB RAM – J110M, J111F

(expandable via microSD – up to 256GB)

Camera

5MP rear with LED flash | 2 MP front/selfie camera

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 1900 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 330000 (UK used)

UGX 160000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy J2

Samsung Galaxy j2

Display

4.7-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 540 x 960 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Exynos 3475 1.3 GHz 

Software

Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)

Memory

8GB ROM and 1GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 256GB)

Camera

5MP rear with LED flash | 2MP front/selfie

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 2000 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 380000 (UK used)

UGX 200000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy J3

Samsung Galaxy J3

Display

5.0-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Spreadtrum SC9830, 1.5 GHz

Software

Android 5.1.1 Lollipop or Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Memory

8/16 GB ROM and 1.5/2 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 256GB)

Camera

8MP rear with LED flash | 5MP front/selfie camera

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Single SIM (Micro-SIM) or Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 420000 (UK used)

UGX 230000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Samsung Galaxy J4

Samsung Galaxy j4

Display

5.5-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 720 x 1280 pixels

Hardware

Quad-core Exynos 7570, 1.4 GHz

Software

Android 8.0 (Oreo)

Memory

16 GB ROM and 2 GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 256GB)

Camera

13MP rear with LED flash | 5MP front/selfie with LED flash

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 500000 (UK used)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

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IPhone 4

iPhone 4

Display

3.5-inches LED-backlit IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 640 x 960 pixels

Hardware

1.0 GHz Cortex-A8, Apple A4 Chipset

Software

iOS 4

Memory

8/16/32 GB ROM and 512 MB RAM (NOT expandable)

Camera

5MP rear with LED Flash | VGA selfie for video calling over Wi-Fi only

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 1420 mAh

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Micro SIM

Price

UGX 400000 (UK used)

UGX 250000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

IPhone 5

Iphone 5

Display

4.0-inches LED-backlit IPS LCD| Screen resolutions: 640 x 1136 pixels

Hardware

Dual-core 1.3 GHz, Apple A6 Chipset

Software

iOS 6

Memory

16/32/64GB ROM and 1GB RAM (NOT expandable)

Camera

8MP rear with LED flash | 1.2 MP front/selfie

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 1440 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Nano-SIM

Price

UGX 450000 (UK used)

UGX 300000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

IPhone 5s

iPhone 5s

Display

4.0-inches LED-backlit IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 640 x 1136 pixels

Hardware

Dual-core 1.3 GHz, Apple A7 Chipset

Software

iOS 7

Memory

16/32/64GB ROM and 1GB RAM (NOT expandable)

Camera

8MP rear Dual-LED dual-tone flash | 1.2 MP front/selfie

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 1560 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Nano-SIM

Price

UGX 500000 (UK used)

UGX 340000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

iPhone 6 (16GB)

iPHone 6

Display

4.7-inches LED-backlit IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 750 x 1334 pixels

Hardware

Dual-core 1.4 GHz, Apple A8 Chipset

Software

iOS 8

Memory

16/32/64/128 GB ROM and 1 GB RAM 

Camera

8MP rear Dual-LED dual-tone flash | 1.2 MP front/selfie

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 1810 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Nano-SIM

Price

UGX 550000 (UK used)

UGX 400000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

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Blackberry Q10

Blackberry Q10

Display

3.1-inches Super AMOLED | Screen resolutions: 720 x 720 pixels

Hardware

Dual-core 1.5 GHz, Snapdragon S4 Chipset

Software

BlackBerry OS 10

Memory

16GB ROM and 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 64GB)

Camera

8MP rear with LED flash | 2MP front/selfie

Battery

Removable Li-Ion 2100 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Micro SIM

Price

UGX 500000 (UK used)

UGX 250000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

List of Cheap Infinix smartphones to buy in Uganda

Infinix Note 4

Infinix Note 4

Display

5.7-inches LTPS IPS LCD | Screen resolutions 1080 x 1920 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core Mediatek MT6753, 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 7.0 Nougat

Memory

16GB ROM and 2GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 128GB)

Camera

13MP rear Dual-LED dual-tone flash | 8MP front/selfie with LED flash

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 4300 mAh

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 580000 (Brand new)

UGX 450000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Infinix Note 5

Infinix Note 5

Display

6.0-inches LTPS IPS LCD | Screen resolutions: 1080 x 2160 pixels

Hardware

Octa-core Mediatek MT6763 2.0 GHz

Software

Android 8.1 (Oreo); Android One

Memory

64/32GB ROM and 4/3GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 128GB)

Camera

12 MP rear Dual-LED dual-tone flash | 16 MP front/selfie with LED flash

Battery

Non-removable Li-Po 4500 mAh battery

Network

2G, 3G, 4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Price

UGX 640000 (Brand new)

UGX 500000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

List of Cheap MTN smartphones to buy in Uganda

MTN Fero A4001 Plus

MTN Fero A4001 plus

Display

5.0-inch IPS display | Resolutions: 854 x 480

Hardware

Quad Core Processor, 1.3 GHz

Software

Android 6.0, Marshmallow

Memory

512MB RAM and 8GB ROM (expandable via microSD – up to 64 GB)

Camera

5MP rear with LED Flash | VGA front/selfie camera

Battery

1300 mAh Li-Ion

Network

2G, 3G

Sim-type

Dual Micro SIM

Price

UGX 129000 (Brand new)

UGX 80000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

MTN KaFit

MTN KaFit

Display

5.0-inch

Hardware

1.1 GHz quad-core

Software

Android 5.0

Memory

1 GB RAM & 3GB ROM

Camera

2MP Front/Selfie camera & 5MP rear camera

Battery

2200mAh

Network

__

Sim-type

Dual SIM

Price

UGX 165000 (Brand new)

UGX 95000 (Second hand / Bargainable)

Tecno N5

Tecno N5

Display

4.5-inches LCD IPS Color | Screen resolutions: 480 x 854 

Hardware

Quad-core 1100.0 MHz

Software

Android 5.1 Lollipop

Memory

8GB ROM and 1GB RAM (expandable via microSD – up to 32GB)

Camera

5.04MP rear | 1.92MP front/selfie

Battery

Li-Ion 2000 mAh

Network

 

Sim-type

Dual SIM

Price

UGX 270000 (Brand new)

UGX ___ (Second hand / Bargainable)

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Airtel 4G smartphone

Airtel 4G smartphone

Display

4.5-inch

Hardware

 

Software

Android 8.1

Memory

8GB ROM and 1GB RAM

Camera

5MP rear | 2MP front/selfie

Battery

1800mAh

Network

4G

Sim-type

Dual SIM – SIM 1 locked to Airtel

Price

UGX 200000 (Brand new)

UGX 100000 (Second hand / Bargainable)