Technology has really grown and thanks to its fast pace, it has made some tech products like smartphones to be cheaper than  we could have expected one year ago. For an amount of less 3K, you can buy a smartphone with great features and functionalities like:

Memory- A memory of not less than 4GB ROM which expandable i.e, can be increased by using memory card, a RAM of at least 512 MB.

Camera- A camera of 5MP can be found and is  ideal for better photos otherwise a camera of at least 2MP is okay.

Battery – A battery of capacity  not less than 1500mAH, the higher the capacity the better.

Here is a selection of best phones under 3k

Red White BB 

Red White BB – 4″ – 512MB – 4GB – 2MP – 1500MAH – 3G – Dual – Red

Kshs. 2,899 Buy Now From Jumia

Key Features
  • Display: 4.0″
  • Memory: 512MB RAM 4GB ROM
  • Camera: 2MP Rear 0.3MP Front
  • Network: 3G
  • Sim: Dual

This phone has a positive user rating averaging 3.7/5.0. It is a phone with key features found in any other high end smart phone though of lower capacity.It will serve you well without having you to spend a lot.

Kshs. 2,899 Buy Now From Jumia



2.Smart Plus SP


Smart Plus SP 4.0, 4GB, 512MB RAM, 5MP Camera, 3G (Dual SIM) Black

Kshs. 2,199 Buy Now From Jumia

Key Features
  • 3G Smartphone with Dual sim slots
  • 5MP rear camera and 2MP front camera,
  • Size: 4.0 inches
  • Quad core,4 GB+512 MB RAM Memory
  • Android Kitkat 4.4
  • Battery: 1500 mAh


This phone perhaps is the the best low priced phone with features like 5MP camera rear and 2MP front, this makes it a great choice for anyone who love taking selfies without having to spend a lot. Equipped with an internal memory of 4GB that is expandable to 32 GB by use of Micro SD memory card. You will no longer have to worry about storage space.

We recommend this phone to anyone who wants great features that a smartphone can offer at extremely low price.


Kshs. 2,199 Buy Now From Jumia


Smart SP 5.0

Smart SP 5.0 – 5” – 8GB – 1GB RAM – 8MP Camera (Dual SIM) Gold

Kshs. 3,999 Buy Now From Jumia

Key Features
  • Screen Size: 5.0 inches
  • Storage: 8GB+1GB
  • Camera: 8 MP back, 2MP front
  • Android Lollipop 5.1
  • Battery: 1900mAh
  • 3G Smartphone with Dual sim slots

This phone has a bigger RAM of 1GB, a ROM of 8GB  with a camera of 8MP rear and 2MP front. These features among others makes it an ideal phone for Kshs 3999. If you need to enjoy what smartphones have to offer, then you can consider buying this Smart PP 5.0

Kshs. 3,999 Buy Now From Jumia   Compare Prices