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9 Cheap Flat Screen TVs in Kenya Below KES 20,000


Pocket Friendly TVs In Kenya

Statistics from the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics show that out of 8.7 million households in Kenya, only 4.5 million (52%) of households have access to TVs. The main cited for lack of TV sets is high TV prices in Kenya which many consider as not pocket friendly.

Today however, TV prices in Kenya have dropped significantly and if you do not want to spend more than KES 20,000 on a TV, you can still get an excellent digital TV in Kenya for less than 20K.  This article lists 9 best cheap TVs in Kenya and gives a guide to buying a cheap tv in Kenya.

We would like to clarify and dispel the notion that buying a cheap TV in Kenya means you are buying a low-quality TV, this is not true as the big difference in TV prices in Kenya is due to features. The more features and additives a TV has, the more expensive it is. here are low budget TVs in Kenya.


Lightwave 24 Inch LED Digital TV

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Key Features
  • Excellent Picture Resolution of 1920 x 1080
  • HD Ready
  • Inbuilt Digital Turner For Free To Air Digital Channels
  • Multimedia Connectivity HDMI/USB 2.0/AV-in/VGA
  • Supports AC/DC Power
  • One Year Warranty


Lightwave 32 Inch LED Digital TV

Key Features
  • 32 Inch LED Display Screen
  • HD Ready
  • Digital TV
  • Slim and Appealing Design
  • Multimedia Support-  – HDMI/USB 2.0/AV-in/VGA ports
  • Comes with Inbuilt Digital Tuner
  • Supports both AC/DC power
  • Energy saving technology


TCL 24 Inch HD Digital LED TV

Key Features
  • Crustal Clear Pictures
  • 720p HD Display Format
  • Inbuilt Digital Decoder
  • Supports HD
  • Sleek and Attractive Design
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • Multi media support 2 USB and 2 HDMI ports


LED 17 Inch Digital LED TV

Key Features
  • Digital LED TV
  • Has in-built decoder
  • LED Backlight
  • Several Ports: 1 HDMI, 1USB, VGA, Earphones
  • Energy Saving
  • Supports AC/DC power
  • One year warranty


The LED 17 inch flat screen TV is the cheapest flat screen TV in the Kenyan market that offers value for money.


Hisense 24 Inch HD Digital LED TV

Key Features
  • Brilliant pictures with good contrast
  • Supports HD
  • Inbuilt digital decoder
  • Wide View TV
  • PVR Recording
  • One year warranty


Digitel 32 Inch HD Digital LED TV

Key Features
  • Slim and Stylish Design
  • Crystal Clear Display
  • Digital TV with inbuilt tuner
  • Multimedia Support
  • Personal Video Recorder(PVR)
  • Quality Sound Powered by Dolby Digital


Vision Plus 32 Inch HD LED TV

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Key Features
  • 32 inch LED Backlight
  • Supports HD
  • Multimedia Support – HDMI‎, USB‎, Component, VGA
  • MPEG Noise Reduction
  • Energy Saving TV
  • Digital TV
  • Record Live TV
  • One year warranty


Teqworld 24 inch Full HD Digital LED TV

Key Features
  • Super slim and narrow LED Design
  • Full HD TV with A Resolution Of 1080×1920
  • Receives free to air digital channels
  • Multimedia connectivity- USB, HDMI, PC Audio input, AV
  • Record video to USB Disk
  • One year warranty

Editor’s Note

This is one of the most sold TVs in Jumia.


TAJ 32 Inch Digital LED TV

Key Features
    • Super slim LED Design
    • HD resolution
    • Digital tuner
    • Multimedia connectivity – USB, HDMI, PC Audio input, AV ,
    • Record video to USB Disk
    • One year warranty

Guide To Buying A Cheap TV In Kenya

Look Out for Offers and Deals

One best way to ensure you buy a TV at a lower price is to be on the lookout for TV deals and offers. During certain times of the year, TV retailers usually give discounts and offers on TVs. Sellers discount TV prices for a number of reasons including; To build their name, reward customer loyalty, marketing drive or even to clear out stock. If you are patient and on the lookout, you will definitely get amazing TV offers and discount.

Read User Reviews

To ensure you get a quality and genuine cheap TV in Kenya, it is important to first read reviews about the specific TV. Reviews provide insight on performance and credibility of the TV. You can read both expert and user reviews of the cheap tv you would like to buy. Expert review provides a professional opinion of the TV while user reviews give feedback from users who have used that particular TV. It is advisable to only buy a cheap TV in Kenya that has positive reviews.

It Should Be a Digital TV

Any cheap TV you buy should be one which is digital. A digital TV allows you to receive over 50 free to air local channels without need for a decoder. With the advent of digital broadcasting in Kenya, those who do not have digital TVs cannot get TV signal. A report by Communication Authority states that since the digital migration in 2015, over one million Kenyans have been locked out receiving digital TV signals because of lack of set up boxes. most deem set up boxes as an added expense.

Do Not Go for A Smart TV

A smart TV in Kenya for example costs KES 5,000 more than the same TV with no smart features. For someone looking for an affordable TV, doing away with smart features will result in saving more than 5K. This is not a big deal as 85% of Kenyans with smart TVs do not use these smart features as it comes with additional cost of having to pay for internet data and subscription fees for streaming services. Coming to think of it, why would you need a smart TV and you have a smartphone and a laptop? According to research, most Kenyans prefer buying 32 inch TVs.

Ensure You Have a Valid Warranty

When you buy a cheap TV in Kenya, ensure you get a valid warranty. Having a warranty is the only assurance that in case you run into issues with the TV, you will return it to the seller. The longer the warranty, the better for you. Most TV warranties in Kenya last for between 6 months -1 year


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