most used samsung phones

Today, we explore the Most Used Samsung Phones and the best samsung phone to buy list for you. Samsung is perhaps the biggest smartphone name in the Android world, perhaps the whole smartphone world.  The name resonates with almost every Android user whether you are a fan or not.

The company is the top selling phone company in the world, and in 2015, Samsung jointly with Tecno had a 50%  market share in Africa. Needless to say, they are indeed a force to reckon with.

most used samsung phones

Samsung Galaxy S10

samsung galaxy s10

Key Features

  • Screen: 6.1-inch Super AMOLED display, 19:9 aspect ratio, 1440 x 3040 pixels ( 550PPI)
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9820 / Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa-core Processor with 8GB RAM
  • Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie OS (Samsung One UI)
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Internal Storage: 128 / 512GB Storage, up to 512GB memory card support (uses SIM 2 slot)
  • Camera: 12MP + 12MP + 16MP Dual Rear Camera and a 10 MP Front Camera
  • Battery: 3,400mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Other Features: Wireless Powershare, HDR10+, Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, Dynamic AMOLED

Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus

Key Features

  • Screen: 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display, 1440 x 3040 pixels ( 526PPI)
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9820 / Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa-core Processor
  • Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie OS (Samsung One UI)
  • RAM: 12 GB
  • Internal Storage: 1 TB, 12 GB RAM, 128/512 GB, 8 GB RAM
  • Camera: 12MP + 12MP + 16 MP Dual Rear Camera and a 10MP + 8MP Front Camera
  • Battery: 4,100mAh Li-Ion battery
  • Other Features: Wireless Powershare, HDR10+, Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor, Dynamic AMOLED

Samung Galaxy S10E

Key Features

  • Screen: 5.8 inches, 82.8 cm2 (~83.3% screen-to-body ratio) 1080 x 2280 pixels
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 9820 / Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa-core Processor with 8GB RAM
  • Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie OS (Samsung One UI)
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Internal Storage: 256 GB, 8 GB RAM or 128 GB, 6 GB RAM | microSD, up to 512 GB
  • Camera: 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
    16 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide)
  • Battery: 3,100mAh Li-Ion battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Key specs Note 9

  • Screen: 6.4-inch, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2960 pixels (516 ppi)
  • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 CPU with 6GB/8GB RAM
  • Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Internal Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB built-in storage and support memory card up to 200GB
  • Camera: Dual 12MP + 12MP rear camera and an 8MP front camera
  • Battery: 4000 mAh non removable Li-ion battery
  • IP68 Waterproof & Dustproof
  • Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
  • S Pen with bluetooth
  • Face ID

Samsung Galaxy S9 & S9 Plus

Key Specs of the S9 Plus

  • Screen: 6.2-inch, Super-AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2960 pixels (529 ppi)
  • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 (USA & China), Octa-core Exynos 9810 (EMEA)
  • Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Internal Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB built-in storage and support memory card up to 200GB
  • Camera: 12MP + 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
  • Battery: 3, 500 mAh non removable Li-ion battery
  • Waterproof & Dust-proof

Key Specs of the S9 

  • Screen:5.8-inch, Super-AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 X 2960 pixels (570 ppi)
  • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 845 (USA & China), Octa-core Exynos 9810 (EMEA)
  • Operating system: Android 8.0 Oreo
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Internal Storage: 64GB/128GB/256GB built-in storage and support memory card up to 200GB
  • Camera: 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera
  • Battery: 3000 mAh non removable Li-ion battery
  • Waterproof & Dustproof

best samsung phone to buy

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus

Samsung galaxy s8 price

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus are the two flagships of Samsung in 2017.  In short, the phones are top notch in all ramifications and holds premium features users want in a smartphone.

Unlike other Galaxy phones, S8 and S8 plus boasts of a solid battery life, a luxury users weren’t exposed to with previous Galaxy series.

With that said, to add icing on the cake, Samsung made use of highly resistant screens and excellent camera performance which is unmatched by any phone so far.

More so, Samsung made a lot of futuristic changes by including a curved screen on both the S8 and S8 plus and replacing its famous physical home button for on screen navigation.

There’s more to this phone than what we’ve outlined here, so do yourself a favor by checking the full specification and price of the S8 and S8 plus.

Both Smartphones start retail at about N150,000. But in the meantime you can check the key specs of both Smartphones

Key Specs of the S8

  • Screen: 5.8 – inch Super AMOLED display with 2960*1440, 570 ppi
  • Processor: Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon or Octa – core Exynos 8895
  • Operating system: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB storage (can be extended to 256 GB with MicroSD)
  • Camera: 12 MP rear Camera & 8 MP front Camera
  • Battery: 3000 mAh battery (Non – removable)
  • Check out the Price online –

Key Specs of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

  • Screen: 6.2 – inch Super AMOLED display with 2960 * 1440 resolution
  • Processor: Octa – core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 or Octa – core Samsung Exynos
  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB storage, ( MicroSD expansion up to 256 GB)
  • Camera: 12 MP back Camera & 8 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3,500 mAh battery

Samsung Galaxy S7

samsung galaxy s7

Samsung Galaxy S7 is the predecessor of the highly rated S8 we reviewed above. Launched in 2016, Samsung S7 is the Seventh generation of the Galaxy Series which are revealed as Samsung’s flagship every year.

Although the S8 is Samsung’s present flagship, the S7 is one of the best Android phones you can get in Nigeria.
In typical galaxy fashion, the phone retains a first-rate design and comfortable in – hand feel.

Also, Galaxy S7 features a removable battery 3000 mAh battery. it runs the Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) however, you can upgrade it to the latest Android 7.0

It also features amazing cameras, 12 MP front camera, and a 5 MP front camera. You’ll be surprised how the low pixels capture quality pictures as though it’s a DSLR camera.

The price range is within the N190,000  N250,000 figure in Nigeria ( depends on the location you purchase the phone).

Key Specs of the Galaxy S7

  • Screen:
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos Processor
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Internal Storage: 64 GB and expandable to 256 GB
  • Camera: 12 MP rear camera, 5 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3000 mAh battery
  • Check out cheap Discounts online –

Samsung Galaxy S6

samsung galaxy s6

Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with a variant known as the Galaxy S6 Edge which is the first Galaxy smartphone to feature a curved screen.

It features a 5.1 inch Super AMOLED display with 2560 * 1440 pixels reinforced by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.

The Samsung Galaxy S6 includes an Octa – core processor with 3 GB of RAM and runs the Android 5.0 (Lollipop). The price start around N140,000 – N180,000

Key specs of the Galaxy S6

  • Screen: 5.1 – inch screen Super AMOLED screen with 2560 * 1440
  • Processor:
  • Operating System: Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB (expandable with a MicroSD up to 128 GB)
  • Camera: 16 MP rear camera and 8 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3000 mAh battery
  • Buy the Phone online –

Honorable Mention:

Samsung Galaxy C7/C7 pro/C5 Pro

To be very honest, the C7 family is the second best series after the Galaxy S series. The product line offers more RAM and built-in storage.

However, the C7 phones are not popular in the Nigerian smartphone market, that’s why we aren’t going to review this Samsung phones individually. Needless to say, the phones in the C series are all premium.

Check out their Price Here –


Best Mid – Range Samsung Phones:

Samsung A7

Samsung A7 is a product of the mid-range Galaxy A family series. Compared to the Galaxy S series, the A family is a step-down. Despite the downgrade, the phone holds quality features that could be perfect for you.

Just like other A series phones, the A7 comes with an all metal build, and a  5.7-inch display which packs a 1080p Super AMOLED screen. Under the hood, the includes a Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7880 processor with 3 GB of RAM.

Other key specs include 16 MP front/ rear cameras, 3600 mAh battery and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow.

Key Specs of the Galaxy A7

  • Screen: 5.7 – inch display with 1080 Super AMOLED Screen
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa – core 7880
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • Camera: 16 MP rear camera, 16 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3600 mAh battery
  • Buy at the Cheapest Price online –

Samsung Galaxy A5

The Galaxy A5 is the predecessor of the A7. It packs a 5.2 inch Super AMOLED display, and is powered by the Samsung Exynos 7 Octa – core processor with a whopping 3 GB of RAM.

Samsung A5 features two great cameras; 16 MP rear/ front camera, a feature camera freaks will love.

Key specs of the Galaxy A5

  • Screen: 5.2 – inch display with 1080 Super AMOLED Screen
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa – core 7880
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • Camera: 16 MP rear camera, 16 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3200 mAh
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Samsung Galaxy A3

Looking for an affordable Samsung Phones that can hold anything you throw at it? Look no further, the Galaxy A3 is yours for the taking.

The A3 is the cheapest phone amongst the A family, and it includes a 4.5-inch screen, 13 MP Rear Camera, and 5 MP front camera. For as low as N60,000, you can get the A3 online.

Key specs of the Galaxy A3

  • Screen: 4.7 – inch display Processor: Samsung Exynos 7 Octa – core 7880
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Internal Storage: 32 GB
  • Camera: 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera
  • Battery: 3200 mAh
  • Check out the Price –

Best Cheap Samsung Phones:

Samsung Galaxy J7 & J7 Prime

There is no doubt the Galaxy J series are the most cheapest Samsung Smartphones I recommend to people who are on a budget.

Now the Galaxy J7 & J7 prime are both powered by an Exynos 7870 processor. The former features a 3 GB RAM while the latter offers a 2 GB RAM storage.

The greatest part of both smartphones is that they feature 13 MP main shooters meaning you never run out of quality pictures to take.

Coming to the display, all two have 5.5-inch sizes, however, their resolutions are quite different. The J7 prime features an LCD display with 1080 * 1920, while the J7 offers a step down 720 * 1280 resolution, with Super AMOLED screen.

The phones share almost the same specs, including a 16 GB storage and 3,300 mAh batteries. Despite their similarities, the prime’s battery isn’t removable.

Pricing for the J7 in Nigeria is set at N70,000 – N80,000, while the J7 is about N80,000 – 90,000.

Key Specs of the Galaxy J7

  • Screen: 5.5 – inch Super AMOLED Display with 720 * 1280 resolution
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7870 or Snapdragon 625
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB on-board storage, ( expandable with a MicroSD, up to 256 GB)
  • Camera: 13MP rear camera and 5 MP Selfie Camera

Key Specs of the J7 Prime

  • Screen: 5.5 – inch Super AMOLED Display with 720 * 1280 resolution
  • Processor: Samsung Exynos 7870 or Snapdragon 625
  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Marshmallow
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • Internal Storage: 16 GB on-board storage, ( expandable with a MicroSD, up to 256 GB)
  • Camera: 13MP rear camera and 8 MP Selfie Camera
  • Battery: 3,300 mAh
  • Check out their Prices Here –

Samsung Galaxy J1

Here comes another budget Android device from the table of Samsung. The J1 the cheapest device on this list.
As you’d expect, the phone doesn’t feature premium specs as the ones above. Slightly disappointing, it features a small 512MB of RAM.

That out of the way, the J1 has a 4.3 – Inch screen, 5 MP rear camera and 2 MP front facing camera.  The price of the J1 is set at about

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