best flagship smartphones in SA

Apple users are awaiting the iPhone 7 arrival in SA, but here is a list of the best Android flagship smartphones in South Africa right now.

Many major manufacturers have released flagship devices in the country with prices ranging from R 7 999 featuring solid specifications and features.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

The S7 could be seen as one of the benchmark for the premium smartphone of 2016.


The device features a unique design, with a powerful processor and vivid display with Display size: 5.5″,Resolution: 1440×2560 pixels,Primary Camera: 12MP,Battery: 3600mAh,Price: R 13 999

Xiaomi Mi5


The Mi5 is might be cheapest and powerful of all cellular devices.It’s fitted with one of the best selfie cameras available in the market today. Even with the cost of the device as low as it is, the Mi5 manages to maintain a premium look and feel with a high-end processing unit.

Basic features includes:
Display size: 5.15″
Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
Primary Camera: 16MP
Battery: 3000mAh
Price: R 7 999

Huawei P9

Manufactured in China Huawei P9 flagship device features a 12 megapixel Leica dual camera which is able to capture professional-looking images.

Display size: 5.2″
Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
Primary Camera: 12MP
Battery: 3000mAh
Price: R 11 999

HTC 10

The HTC 10 smartphone is one of the most underrated devices available. This is a high quality smartphone featuring a fast processor with a great primary camera, and just like previous devices a selfie camera that mirrors the quality of the rear one.

Display size: 5.2″
Resolution: 1440×2560 pixels
Primary Camera: 12MP
Battery: 3000mAh
Price: R 12 995

LG G5

The G5 was one of the most interesting smartphones announced at the Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona this year.
With a unique modular design the G5 supports a range of accessories, such as an extra battery, camera attachment and HiFi sound boaster.

Display size: 5.6″
Resolution: 1440×2560 pixels
Primary Camera: 16MP
Battery: 2800mAh
Price: R 11 799