Here’s 10 of the hottest Android Chinese smartphones on the market right now
If you’re looking for some of the best Chinese smartphones, we rounded up 10 of our favorites.
It’s probably safe to say that the U.S gets its fair share of amazing Android smartphones. But what most people don’t know that a large number of them come from China. Sure, a lot of our phones are manufactured there, but there’s a lot of people who prefer smartphones from brands that are housed right in China.
Today, we’re going to highlight 10 of the best they have to offer. Here’s our 10 favorite picks.
Meizu M3 Note
When it comes to the Meizu M3, it’s probably safe to say that it isn’t the most powerful smartphone we’re featuring today, but when it comes to price, it’s probably the safest best. The M3 Note is constructed out of metal, it rocks a 5.5-inch fullHD (1920 x 1080) display, 2GB / 3GB of RAM and 16GB / 32GB of expandable internal storage. The phone is fueled by the Helio P10 SoC, and it’s insanely affordable, even if you buy it from Chinese resellers.
LeEco Le Max 2
The Le Max 2 is LeEco’s latest addition to its line of smartphone and the specs are something not to be messed around with. The Le Max 2 features a 5.7-inch QHD display, 4GB / 6GB of RAM and 32GB / 64GB / 128GB of internal storage. The phone is utilizes Snapdragon 820 64-bit quad-core SoC, and a 21-megapixel OIS camera can be found on its back. Sure, it’s a little pricey, but when you compare the specs in this smartphone to others, then you’ll know it’s pretty fair.
If you haven’t heard of the company OnePlus, then you better ask someone because their one of the hottest Chinese smartphone makers in the market. The device features a 5-inch fullHD AMOLED panel, 3GB of RAM and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 801 SoC, while it is very affordable, and it both looks and feels quite premium.
Meizu Pro 5
Another flagship from Meizu, this sucker is priced to move. The Meizu PRO 5 is fueled by the Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core processor by Samsung, while it packs 3GB / 4GB of RAM, and a 5.7-inch fullHD AMOLED display.
Huawei Mate 8
The Mate 8 is the company’s recent flagship phablet. The device is made out of metal, it comes with a fingerprint scanner, and Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box, with Huawei’s Emotion UI (EMUI) on top of it. Kirin 950 SoC is also a part of this package, and so is a 16-megapixel OIS camera.
ZUK Z2 Pro
This smartphone rocks really thin bezels, and it’s fueled by a Snapdragon 820, and it sports a 5.2-inch fullHD Super AMOLED panel. The phone comes in both 4GB and 6GB RAM flavors, and a 13-megapixel camera (f/1.8 aperture) can be found on its back.
Meizu PRO 6
The Meizu PRO 6, not to be confused with the PRO 5, is the smaller version of the Meizu PRO 5. This smartphone features a 5.2-inch fullHD Super AMOLED display, 4GB of RAM and 32GB / 64GB of internal storage. The phone is supported by the Helio X25 64-bit deca-core SoC, and it is made out of metal. The Meizu PRO 6 also ships with the multifunctional mBack physical home button, and it’s quite affordable compared to the competition.
Huawei P9 & P9 Plus
The Huawei P9 and Huawei P9 Plus are now official, following their launch at an event in London earlier today. The P9 has been on the cards for quite some time now and, after the success of the Mate 8 and Nexus 6P, it is easy to see why A LOT of people were looking forward to this launch.
Xiaomi Mi 5 (Pro)
Need a powerhouse of a phone but don’t want to pay $1000 to Apple, LG, or Samsung? Consider the Xiaomi MI5. It’s got a Snapdragon 820 processor, an NFC reader, and it supports quick charging so you can get a whole lot of juice when you don’t have a whole lot of time.
The OnePlus 3 is by far one of the best Android phones on the market. The phone comes with a 5.5-inch fullHD Optic AMOLED display, a whopping 6GB of RAM, and the Snapdragon 820 chip on the inside. The 16-megapixel OIS + EIS camera is placed on its back, and the phone is made out of metal, while it ships with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box, with the company’s OxygenOS on top of it.