Best Safaricom shop phones under 10k in 2022

In this article, we will review some of Kenya's best phones today. If you find yourself stuck below the Ksh 10000 mark, many smartphones are still up to the task. Here are the best phones under 10000 that should be on your radar.

Best Safaricom shop phones under 10k in 2022
The best Safaricom shop phones under 10k in 2022

Safaricom has recently come up with various smartphones that fulfill the demands of each user. Many people only Know the Neon Ray range of devices from Safaricom, but other brands/models partnered with Safaricom Kenya to offer you the best phones and Prices below Ksh 10,000.

Let us be honest here; We are not going to find Flagship devices in this segment neither Midrange devices. So we will focus on some of the best Entry-level smartphones in our market as of the writing of this article. Enough with these fancy terms here, Entry level smartphones are targeted at the average user who does not care about tough smartphone processors in the market, Memory space, storage capacity, and many more.

Lucky you, as we have done our research carefully to have smartphones on this guide with some of the best processors, Storage, and even better Ram here on the Kenyan Market. Also, before starting with this article, I recommend you highly read this guide to understand what you need to consider when choosing a new smartphone. If done, you can come back and Pick up from where you left, so um, let us see which are the best Safaricom shop phones under 10k as of the writing of this article.

Safaricom Neon Ray

Under the Ksh 5 mark, the Neon Ray is the first 4G smartphone from Safaricom that was introduced to help many individuals to switch to using smartphones. The Neon ray is a well-round smartphone that can help just what an average user wants in a smartphone, and Most importantly, you will still benefit from the 4G LTE network. What are you getting at this price range? Take a look at the specifications below:

Key specs

  • Screen: 5 inch
  • Processor: Android go
  • Storage: 1GB RAM; 8GB internal storage
  • Front camera: 2MP
  • Back Camera: 5MP rear
  • Battery: 2000mAh 

Safaricom Neon Ray 2

It takes up from where the Neon Ray left its functionalities and Improves it. If you are switching up from the "Kaduda/Kabambe smartphones, this is the first smartphone you should look up to. It sits under the Ksh 5,000 mark and can perform any lightweight task. What makes this device special is its 4G connectivity.

Key specs

  • Screen: 5.0″ inch
  • Processor: Quad-core
  • Storage: 1GB RAM and 16GB ROM
  • Back Camera: 5MP
  • Selfie camera: 2MP
  • Battery: 2000 mAh 

Safaricom Neon Nova Smartphone

The entry-level model combines the features of the Safaricom Neon Ray and Safaricom Neon Ray 2 and improves on them. Sitting under Ksh 10,000, the model outperforms popular models such as Tecno pop power 2 and Xiaomi Redmi Go. Definitely, you should check out this gadget if you are on a limited budget.

Key Specs

  • Display: 5.2-inch
  • Operating System: Android 8.1 Go
  • Storage: 1 GB RAM and  8 GB internal
  • Back Camera: 5 MP
  • Front Camera: 2 MP
  • Battery Capacity: 2500mAh 

Safaricom Neon Ray Pro Smartphone


Among the Neon Ray series of smartphones from Safaricom,  the Neon Ray Pro Smartphone is the one that shouts at its best. Under the ksh 10,000 mark, this should be the device that you should go for. Could you take a look t what it offers?

Key Specs:

  • Display: 5.5 inches
  • Rear Camera: 5MP
  • Front Camera: 5MP
  • Processor: Quad-Core MediaTek Processor
  • Storage: 1GB RAM and 16GB Storage
  • Operating System:    Android 10 GO Edition
  • Battery: 2500mAh

 Nokia C10 Plus

The Nokia C10 Plus is another model from HMD global under Ksh 10,000 mark. It is available right now on Masoko and comes with outstanding features, and decent performance is an excellent choice. Because it is light and easy to carry, the phone has a non-slip grip.

Key specs

  • Display: 6.52 inches (16.56 cm)
  • Processor: Unisoc SC7331E (28nm)
  • Storage: 3 GB RAM and 32 GB Storage
  • Battery: 4000 mAh capacities

 Itel A24

The itel A24 smartphone is another smartphone of choice that we could not miss to feature in this segment. The smartphone comes with eye-catching features and adequate specifications at just below Ksh 10,000 mark. Here is what it Packs

Key Specs

  • Processor: Unisoc SC9832e
  • OS:  Android 10
  • Storage:  16GB ROM and 1GB RAM
  • Display Resolution. 1280×720 HD.
  • Display LCD type. IPS 

Getting a good working smartphone under Ksh 10,000 in Kenya can be easy, and so was compiling this article. However, all in all, these are the smartphones that will offer a value for your money under 10000. If you are still not contented with what we have listed on this page, you should also consider  the articles attached below still on the same topic

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