With the major networks like Glo, MTN, 9Mobile (former Etisalat), and Airtel now deploying 4G LTE services across Nigeria, it seems LTE will become huge in Nigeria this year. To get you ready, this post will feature some of the best 4G Phones that will support LTE networks in Nigeria.
With so many LTE bands, just buying a 4G phone is not enough, you need to also ensure that the phone supports the LTE bands of your local networks. The aim of this article is to show the best 4G phones with the Nigerian networks they can support.
All the Best Android Phones support 4G LTE so you can enjoy mobile Broadband services. 4G LTE is also available on most highend smartphone whether Android, Windows, iOS, or BlackBerry
4G Bands and LTE Band Frequencies of Nigerian Networks
Apart from Glo, MTN, Airtel, and 9Mobile mentioned above, other 4G Networks in Nigeria include NTel, InterC, Swift, Spectranet, and Smile.
Now that we know the 4G LTE networks in Nigeria, let us take a look at best 4G phones you can by right now. You can click on the name of the phone for detailed features of the 4G phone.
In fact, most cheap Android phones do not support the awkward band 28 (700MHz) that Glo Mobile offers. This means that some Infinix phones and Tecno phones do not support 4G LTE on Glo Mobile.
Note that although some phones here do not support 4G LTE on Glo Mobile, they will support 3G HSPA+ and GSM on Glo. This means you can use all these 4G phones on Glo Mobile. However, you cannot enjoy the faster 4G LTE speeds.
Now let us look at best 4G phones in the mid-range and affordable phones category. We will start with mid-range smartphones. Below are some of the best 4G phones you can buy between 55,000 Naira and 130,000 Naira.
List of Best Mid-range 4G Phones
Phone Model – 4G Network Support
UMiDigi S2 Pro MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Samsung Galaxy J7 (2017) MTN, Glo Mobile, Airtel, 9Mobile, InterC, Smile, NTel
Infinix Zero 5 MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, Smile, InterC
Tecno Camon CX MTN, 9Mobile, Glo, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Infinix S2 MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Uhans Max 2 MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel
Huawei Honor 6C Pro MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Gionee A1 Lite MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Infinix Note 4 Pro MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile
Gionee A1 MTN, 9Mobile, Airtel, NTel, InterC, Smile