The Nokia 6 costs R4179. Photo: Facebook
DURBAN - As the technology integrated into smartphones becomes more cutting edge, features on mid-range devices get better too.

These mid-range devices have amazing features that will keep you techno-savvy without breaking the bank.

We've taken a look at five smartphones, with their individual features, that will cost you less than R 5000.

Prices are from various online shopping sites like Loot and Cellucity.

Huawei P Smart (Dual Sim)

The Huawei P Smart which was launched this year has the following cool features: smart split screen, a wider view and comfortable grip and a dual camera. (Cellucity)

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Huawei P Smart Photo: Facebook

Display 5.65-inch 1,920 x 1,080 IPS LCD
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 659
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 8MP
OS Android 6.0
Battery 3000mAh
Price R3199

Honor 7X

The Honor 7X sports has a full view display which is quite unusual for a mid-range device. The smartphone also has a large storage capacity of 64GB and RAM of 4GB. (Loot)

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Honor 7X Photo: Facebook

Display 5.93-inch 2,160 x 1,080 IPS LCD
Chipset HiSilicon Kirin 659
RAM 4GB
Storage 64GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 16MP, 2MP
Front Camera 8MP
OS Android 7.0
Battery 3,340mAh
Price R4499

Sony Xperia XA1

The camera on this phone is the main focus of the device because it has a 23MP sensor that can capture high-quality pictures. (Takealot)

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Sony Xperia XA1 Photo: Facebook

Display 5-inch 1,280 x 720 IPS LCD
Chipset Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 23MP
Front Camera 8MP
OS Android 7.0
Battery 2,300mAh
Price R4815


Nokia 6

This mid-range smartphone is one of Nokia mid-range devices which is great for smartphone fanatics. (Cellucity)

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Nokia 6 Photo: Facebook

Display 5.5-inch 1,920 x 1,080 IPS LCD
Chipset Octa-Core Cortex A53 Processor
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 13MP, 5MP
Front Camera 8MP
OS Android 8.0
Battery 3,000mAh
Price R3799

Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro

This mid-range smartphone was unveiled in 2017. It has a full HD display and amazing storage. (Takealot)

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Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro Photo: Facebook

Display 5.5-inch 1,920 x 1,080 AMOLED
Chipset Samsung Exynos 7870 Octa
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 13MP
OS Android 7.0
Battery 3,0600mAh
Price R4699

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 by Chinese electronics company Xiaomi has a superb battery and display. (Takealot)

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Photo: Facebook

Display 5.5-inch 1,080 x 1,920 IPS LCD
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
RAM 3GB
Storage 32GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 5MP
OS Android 6.0
Battery 4,100mAh
Price R3199

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro

This smartphone has a smaller display compared to the J7 pro but it still has impressive specs. (Loot)

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Samsung J5 Pro Photo: Facebook

Display 5.2-inch 1,280 x 720 AMOLED
Chipset Samsung Exynos 7870 Octa
RAM 2GB
Storage 16GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 13MP
Front Camera 13MP
OS Android 7.0
Battery 3,000mAh
Price R4299

Nokia 1

The Nokia 1 is the cheapest one on this list yet it still has cool features. (bidorbuy)

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Nokia 1 Photo: Facebook

Display 4.5-inch 854 x 480 IPS LCD
Chipset Octa-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53
RAM 1GB
Storage 8GB internal, microSD
Rear Camera 5MP primary
Front Camera 2MP
OS Android 8.0 (Oreo Go)
Battery 2,150mAh
Price R1399



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