Kenya’s largest telco Safaricom PLC in October finally launched 5G for commercial use in Kenya.

To enjoy the best 5G has to offer, Kenyans need smartphones that are ready to take advantage of the 5G network to enjoy the blazing speeds. With more and more affordable Android devices and even Apple offering 5G-ready devices, I have compiled some that are available to purchase right now in the country.

These 5G phones offer more than just 5G modems, they come fully spec’d up offering outstanding cameras, AMOLED displays, and mammoth batteries and some are even budget smartphones, there is one for everyone.

5G Smartphones you can buy right now in Kenya

1. iPhones

  1. iPhone 12 series
  2. iPhone 13 series
  3. iPhone 14 series
  4. iPhone SE

2. Samsung

  1. Samsung Galaxy S22 series
  2. Samsung Galaxy S21 series
  3. Samsung Galaxy Note 20 series 
  4. Samsung Galaxy S20 series
  5. Samsung Galaxy Note 10 plus 5G
  6. Samsung Galaxy Foldable series

3. OnePlus

  1. OnePlus Nord 5G series
  2. OnePlus 10 series
  3. OnePlus 9 5G series
  4. OnePlus 8 5G series

4. Xiaomi 

  1. Xiaomi Redmi 10 5G
  2. Xiaomi Poco X3 GT 5G
  3. Xiaomi Poco M4 Pro 5G
  4. Redmi Note 11 Pro+ 5G
  5. Xiaomi 11T Pro
  6. Xiaomi Mi 10 5G series
  7. Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 5G series


  1. OPPO Find X5
  2. OPPO Reno5 5G
  3. OPPO Reno6 5G
  4. OPPO Reno7 5G
  5. OPPO Reno8 5G
  6. OPPO A74 5G

Affordable Samsung 5G Midrangers.

  1. Samsung Galaxy A72 5G
  2. Samsung Galaxy A71 5G
  3. Samsung Galaxy A52 5G
  4. Samsung Galaxy A52s 5G
  5. Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
  6. Samsung Galaxy A32 5G
  7. Samsung Galaxy A53 5G
  8. Samsung Galaxy A33 5G
  9. Samsung Galaxy A73 5G
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P.s You can get these devices at phone retailers.

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