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Infinix s2 pro X522 reviews, price & spec in Nigeria, Kenya, jumia

By ndotenyin peter → 24/07/2017
Infinix added another device to their "S" series smartphone, we already talked about the infinix S2, this post is going to be base on the advance version which is the  infinix S2 Pro. 
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The infinix S2 Pro shares similar features with it predecessor in terms of wefie camera, operating system, 4G LTE network and battery capacity. What makes it stand out from it junior counterpart is the bigger RAM, more rear camera megapixel and increase storage capacity. 

Infinix S2 Pro review


Design &  Display 

The infinix X522 maintains it premium look, build with metal chassis and curve edges that is fitted  with a 2.5D dragontail glass to help resit any form of scratch. 

The smartphone is not bulky as it weighs 165g with a body thickness of 8.9mm making it easier for it to fit into your pocket and hand properly. The 5.2-inch capacitive touch screen has a  720×1280pixels resolution, same as it predecessor. 

The device  is available in Blue, Gold and Pink colours for users to choose from. 

Hardware & software 

Performance is aided by a MediaTek MT6753 chipset, with an octa-core processor running at a clock speed of 1.3GHz. 
The CPU is supported by an ample 3GB RAM to boost performance and increase it multitasking capability. 

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Users will get a bigger inbuilt storage capacity of 32GB compared  to  infinix S2, it also comes with an expandable storage capacity of up to 128GB via micro sd card. 

Infinix S2 Pro runs on Android marshmallow 6.0 operating system, the user interface is fitted with the company XOS 2.0 skin. 

Camera 

The camera is one of the outstanding feature of the infinix S2 Pro, it comes with a dual-camera in the front with a combined 13MP + 8MP that offers 135° wide-angle lens. 
You can now take group selfie which is known as wefie. 

There is a 13MP rear camera at the back with dual-LED flash, the rear shooter features includes f/2.2 aperture, auto focus and beautification. 

Other features &  connectivity 

Infinix X522 support finger print scanner to improve security, it is capable of unlocking the device at 0.2 seconds. 
There is also a 4G LTE network  for super fast connectivity, and support MTN, 9mobile, Smile and Ntel 4G. 

Connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.0, microUSB 2.0, Wi-Fi,GPS, and hotspot. 
The battery capacity is 3000mAh, and it capable of giving users up to 12hrs usage time with a full charge. 

Infinix S2 Pro X522 specifications 

NETWORK
TechnologyGSM / HSPA/LTE 
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G : Yes

BODY
Dimensions: 155.5 * 69.78 * 8.9 mm
Weight: -165g

SIM: Dual SIM

DISPLAY
Type:IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size: 5.2 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels 
Multitouch: Yes

PLATFORM
OS Android OS, v6. 0 marshmallow
CPU: 1.3GHz Octa-Core MediaTek 6753 processor

MEMORY
3GB RAM
32GB internal storage 
Card slotmicroSD, up to 128GB

CAMERA
Primary:13MP, f/2.2,  autofocus, dual LED flash
Secondary 13MP+8MP, f/2.2, soft flash 

CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth: v4.0
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
GPS: Yes
USB: microUSB v2.0

 BATTERY
Capacity: 3000 mAh

S2 pro price & availability 

The smartphone is now available in Nigeria, Kenya, and Ghana. 
You can get it on leading online store in Nigeria like jumia, konga, slot or any other smartphone retail outlets closer to you. 

S2 pro price ranges between 59,000 to 70,000 in Nigeria, while price in Kenya start from Ksh 15,699.

How to download or save any whatsapp status on Android-photos & videos

By ndotenyin peter →
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Credit:complete learning 


Whatsapp have been rolling out a lot of features to keep the platform more interesting to it over 1 billion users , one of the features that is recently added is the whatsapp is the "whatsapp status" that was adapted from the snap chat stories features. 

The new feature have replaced the old whatsapp status, it allows anyone on your whatsapp contact to view any shared images, GIF or videos for 24hrs before it automatically get deleted. 

Your friends can upload interesting  images, GIF or videos on their whatsapp status which might prompt you to download them. However, whatsapp didn't give the option to save any of the image, GIF or videos, you can only view it or tell your friend to share it with you. 

The good news is, you can now download any of the whatsapp status to your phone gallery without wasting time. 
This post is going to put you through on how to go about it,we are going to make use of "story saver for whatsapp" 

Features of story saver for whatsapp

1. Download  whatsapp status : pictures and videos 
2. Repost status stories 
3. Download multiple whatsapp picture status and whatsapp video status  
4. Inbuilt media player and stories viewer 
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The app doesn't require any permission to use but it is Ad-supported, though it is not filled with annoying pop up ads. 

How to save whatsapp picture status and whatsapp video status

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1. Download and install "story saver for whatsapp" on Google play store. 

2. Launch the app, you will see list of taps like " Recent stories",  "Save stories", and " How to use" 

3. Click on "Recent stories" pictures and videos will be displayed in different taps. 

4. Select any picture or video  you want to download and click on the  download arrow down icon . 

All pictures will be save to ‘StoryPictures’ folder while videos will be save to ‘StoryVidoes’ folder in your phone gallery. 

I know you're going to like this app but make sure you ask for permission from your friends before you download and repost their status stories. Don't forget to hit the share button when your done. 

Infinix S2 review, price & spec in Nigeria, jumia Kenya

By ndotenyin peter →
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Infinix S2 was recently launched in Lagos along side it senior counterpart the infinix S2 Pro, the new device is a successor to  the infinix hot S, which created more waves in Nigeria phone market when it was released. 

Photography lovers are really going to appreciate this new device, as it comes with a dual front camera  with wide-angle lens to capture quality images, the rear fingerprint scanner unlock the device in 0.2 seconds, multitasking isn't an issue either and above all it has a premium look that makes it stand out. 

Infinix S2 review 


Design and display. 

A perfect phone is one with a sleek premium design that fits perfect in the hand or inside the pocket, the S2 was built with all this in mind as it sport a metal unibody design, it thickness is 8.9 mm and weighs 165g which doesn't make it bulky. 

The slim design smartphone, have curved edges, with thin bezel, there are two antenna lines at the back of the device with a  rear camera, dual led flash, and finger print scanner just below the top antenna lines. 

The power button and volume buttons can be found at the left hand side, while the sim tray is embedded at the right hand side. 

Infinix S2 features a 5.2-inch IPS touch display, the curve edges is design to fit the 2.5D glass and protected Dragontrail glass to prevent from any form of scratch. 

The screen resolution of 720×1280 pixels isn't bad for the device,as users will still get cool quality pictures. 

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Performance & storage 

Apart from being a selfie device, you simply can't take away the good performance from the infinix S2, as it is equipped with a 64bit octa-core processor, though with a dated mediaTek 6753 chipset but that doesn't take away smooth multitasking capability from it, with a maximum speed clock at 1.3GHz, users can run more than 4 task simultaneously without it force closing. 

The device is supported with   2GB RAM to increase performance, while the graphic unit is handled by Mali-T720 MP2. 

It house a 16GB inbuilt storage capacity for users to save  videos, music and any other file type, with T-card support of up to 128GB. 


Operating system & camera 

The latest Android operating system would have been a better choice. However the infinix S2 out of the box runs on Android 6.0 marshmallow, laced with the company XOS Chameleon UI, hopefully users will get the update to upgrade to the nougat 7.0 operating system. 

The main selling point of this great device is the camera, infinix took this to another dimension by creating something more spectacular, with the S2 you can capture a wider selfie which is known as wefie. 

A dual selfie camera with 13MP+8MP with 135°wide-angle lens, f/2.2 aperture and soft flash  is embedded at the front of the device to make you capture selfie or group pictures known as wefie. 

It features includes group beautification and magic movie 2.0. There is also a 13MP rear camera with dual flash, to enable users take good quality images too. 

Connectivity & battery. 

Infinix S2 feature a 4G LTE network that helps to ensure super fast Internet speed on your Nigerian sim, unfortunately it doesn't support the Glo  4G band. 

Apart from that, it comes with Bluetooth 4.0,Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/news, GPS, micro USB 2.0, Mobile hotspot and finger print scanner that unlocks the device in 0.2 seconds. 

The smartphone power is packed with a 3000mAh non-removeabel battery capacity with fast charge technology, it should be a able to give users more than 10hrs of battery juice on heavy usage. 

Infinix S2 specifications 

NETWORK
TechnologyGSM / HSPA/LTE 
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G : Yes

BODY
Dimensions: 155.5 * 69.78 * 8.9 mm
Weight: -165g

SIM: Dual SIM

DISPLAY
Type:IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size: 5.2 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels 
Multitouch: Yes

PLATFORM
OS Android OS, v6. 0 marshmallow
CPU: 1.3GHz Octa-Core MediaTek 6753 processor

MEMORY
2GB RAM
16GB internal storage 
Card slotmicroSD, up to 128GB

CAMERA
Primary:13MP, f/2.2,  autofocus, dual LED flash
Secondary 13MP+8MP, f/2.2, soft flash 

CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth: v4.0
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
GPS: Yes
USB: microUSB v2.0

 BATTERY
Capacity: 3000 mAh

Infinix S2 price & availability 

S2 is available in Nigeria, price ranges between #59,000 to 65,000. Price of S2 in Kenya goes for Ksh 15699. 



It is available for purchase on jumia, konga, slot or any smartphone retail outlets closer to you. 

See the new Vivo Y53 price & spec

By ndotenyin peter → 19/07/2017
Vivo is one of the leading smartphone manufacturer in China, the tech giant have launch a new device with name Vivo Y53.
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Vivo Y53 review

The Y53 is not a high end device, though it is build with cool specifications that make it worth the price tag,the 5.0-inches smartphone features a 4G LTE network, 8MP rear shooter with Led flash and 5MP front facing camera to enable users take selfie and make video calls.

It is powered by a quad-core Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 chipset,  it CPU speed is clock at 1.4Ghz and paired with 2GB RAM to boost performance.

The vivo Y53 comes with an internal storage of  16GB, with expandable storage up to 128GB via micro SD card.

Out of the box, it boot on Google own Android 6.0 marshmallow  operating system,  laced with the company own Funtouch OS 3.0 skin.

The dual sim device is build with plastic chassis , and available in crown Gold, matte black colour,  body thickness is 7.6mm and weighs 137g.

Connectivity options includes WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.2,
GPS ,USB microUSB 2.0 and 4G LTE network.

It house a non-removeable 2500mAh battery capacity, which is capable of giving users up to 12hrs of usage on a full charge.

Vivo Y53 specification

NETWORK
TechnologyGSM / HSPA/LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G : Yes

BODY
Dimensions: 144.2 x 71.4 x 7.6 mm
Weight: -137g

SIM: Dual SIM

DISPLAY
Type:IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size: 5.0 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
Multitouch: Yes

PLATFORM
OS Android OS, v6. 0 marshmallow
CPU: snapdragon 425, 1.4GHz quad-core processor

MEMORY
2GB RAM
16GB internal storage
Card slotmicroSD, up to 128GB

CAMERA
Primary:8MP, f/1.9,  autofocus, LED flash
Secondary 5MP, f/2.2

CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth: v4.2
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
GPS: Yes
USB: microUSB v2.0

 BATTERY
Capacity: 2500 mAh

Vivo Y53 price and availability

Vivo Y53 is currently not available in Nigeria, you can order for the device on Aliexpress,  jumia, Gearbest or konga.
Price is $130 which is equivalent to 48,000 in Nigeria.

YouTube video playback support coming to whatsapp

By ndotenyin peter →
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Whatsapp is currently testing a new feature that will allow users to view YouTube videos directly on WhatsApp platform without it taking you to another app in other to watch the video. 

Currently, if you click a link to YouTube, it will take you out of whatsapp app, in which you will have to switch back to continue your conversation. 

However, this new feature will allow YouTube link to play directly on the whatsapp app instead of taking you to another app to watch the video. 
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You also need to note that, the playback will stop immediately you switch to another chat. 
It supports pinch-to-zoom, full screen view mode,  and also capable of hiding playback for user to continue reading chat.
Apart from this, it also enables playback to launch in picture-in-picture window. 

The feature is currently available on iOS, with support for device from iPhone 6 above, Android and windows users will have to wait a little while as testing is going fine on iOS. 




Tecno wx4 Pro reviews, price & spec

By ndotenyin peter →

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Tecno WX4 Pro  comes with an upgraded  spec compare to it predecessor Tecno WX4 and other WX series like the Tecno WX3 and Tecno WX3 lite

It comes with an improve processor, finger print scanner, beautiful design and 4G LTE network for super fast connectivity. 

Tecno wx4 Pro reviews 


Tecno wx4 Pro Design & display 

When it comes to design, the Tecno wx4 Pro is build with metal chassis with a body thickness of 7.5mm and curve edges that make it fit well for a hand grip. 

It kind of share same similar design like the new Tecno CX air, there are two antenna lines at the back of the device with one at the top and at the bottom. 
The camera is positioned at the top left corner of device with a Led flash below it. 

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It sport a rear finger print scanner, to improve security and make it easy for owner to access information quickly, and the power button and volume rocker are located at the right hand side. It is available in Gold-Champagne and Sky Grey and elegant blue color. 
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Tecno wx4 Pro crams a 5.0-inchs touch display with a 2.5D glass, and a 1280*720p screen resolution. 

Tecno wx4 Pro hardware & software 

When it comes to performance, the wx4 Pro is equipped with an octa-core, MediaTek MT6737 processor, the CPU speed is clock at 1.3GHz, it is paired with a 2GB RAM to ensure smooth multitasking operation. 
The internal storage is 16GB with expandable option of up to 128GB via micro SD card. 

Tecno wx4 Pro,  out of the box boot on Android 7.0 nougat operating system, base on the Tecno custom 2.0 Hios user interface. 

Tecno wx4 Pro camera & other features 

The rear and front camera is 8MP, both camera features a LED flash to allow user take cool pictures even in dark. 
Other features include Auto-Focus, HDR Mode, Watermark mode and Night mode.
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WX4 pro is a dual sim device, it has a finger print scanner to ensure maximum security, connectivity options includes Bluetooth 4.2, Hotspot, 3.5mmaudio Jack, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, hot spot, GPS and 4G LTE network. 

The smartphone is powered by a non-removeable 2800mAh battery capacity, with guarantee of up to 10hrs on a full charge. 

Tecno wx4 Pro specifications 

NETWORK
TechnologyGSM / HSPA/LTE 
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G : Yes

BODY
Dimensions: 142.3*70.9*7.5mm
Weight: - 

SIM: Dual SIM

DISPLAY
Type:IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Size: 5.0 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels 
Multitouch: Yes

PLATFORM
OS Android OS, v7. 0 nougat  
CPU: MediaTek 1.3GHz octa-core processor 

MEMORY
2GB RAM
16GB internal storage 
Card slot microSD, up to 128GB

CAMERA
Primary:8MP, f/1.9,  autofocus, LED flash
Secondary 8MP, f/2.2

CONNECTIVITY
Bluetooth: v4.2
WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, hotspot
GPS: Yes
USB: microUSB v2.0

 BATTERY
Capacity: 2800 mAh

WX4 Pro price & availability 

The new device is available in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, price range is between 35,000 to 40,000 depending on location. 

You can order for the device on jumia, Konga, slot or any smartphone  retail outlets closer to you. 

Airtel Nigeria launches unlimited data plan packages (code & price)

By ndotenyin peter → 17/07/2017
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Airtel Nigeria have launch their unlimited data plan, this is coming after much video adverts on TV and on different social media platform. 

The Airtel unlimited data plan comes in different packages, and will enable you to  choose the best package that suit your needs. 

The interesting part is, data is not restricted to a particular device, as users can use it on their smartphone, laptop, modem, desktop or connect to any of their device  to surf the net. 

Airtel unlimited data plan packages 

To start enjoying the unlimited data plan from Airtel, Dail *141# and choose from any of the packages below. 

N10,000 Unlimited Package = valid for  30 days.
N15,000 Unlimited Package = valid for 30 days .
N20,000 Unlimited Package = valid  30 days
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How to activate Airtel unlimited data plan 

N10,000 Unlimited Packages, dial *471#
 
N15,000 Unlimited Packages , dial *463#

 N20,000 Unlimited Packages , dial *351#

This is a welcome development from one of the leading Internet service provider, though we were expecting an affordable package that will allow all it subscribers to benefit from. 

We are also surprise to see different packages when it is said  to be unlimited from Airtel, we really don't know how many Gigs are available in the package. 

However, users will be able to download huge files, surf and browse the net until mama calls. 

You should also note that fair policy usage applies to all packages. 
If you can't afford any of the packages , you can subscribe to the Airtel night plan to download and surf the net.