Chinese flagship smartphones (flagship killers) 2018

Chinese companies produce some of the best smartphones in the world and it is unlikely that anyone will argue. At the same time, they are often much cheaper than their more famous counterparts. And what does the Chinese flagship smartphone market offer? Believe me, there is a choice.

Xiaomi Mi6 64GB

The flagship device from Xiaomi. The new generation of Mi flagships received a nice case (there is even a version with a ceramic case!), A cool design, a dual rear camera, a powerful platform (Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 835 and 6 GB of RAM), a quick charge function. It is a pity that Mi6 lost a mini-jack for headphones.

  • Screen Size: 5.15 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3350 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu Pro 7 64GB

Meizu, one of the leaders in the Chinese smartphone industry, recently unveiled its new flagship..

The device turned out to be very interesting. For example, it uses the MediaTek Helio P25 processor (MT6757T) – competitors prefer the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835. However, there is an even more interesting feature – the presence of a second screen on the rear panel with a diagonal of 1.9 inches. It is needed not only to watch time, but also to use the display to create a selfie using the dual front camera. Very cool.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.2 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 163g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio P25 (MT6757T)
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3000 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

We can say the analogue of Pro 7 with some exceptions.

First, the Pro 7 Plus got a larger 5.7-inch display. Second, it uses the MediaTek Helio X30 processor. Third – the amount of RAM reaches 6 GB. Because Pro 7 Plus is slightly more expensive than its “little brother” Pro 7.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 170g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: MediaTek Helio X30
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3500 mAh
  • Camera: 12/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei P10 Dual sim 4 / 64GB

Huawei is one of the largest Chinese companies in the field of telecommunications, it occupies a significant share of the smartphone market. In its model lineup there are many smartphones, there are flagships.

Huawei P10 received an elegant all-metal body – obviously, almost the main focus is on the design. The device has everything excellent: display, sound, communication capabilities, platform, cameras.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.1 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 145g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 20 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei Honor 9 6 / 128GB

Formally, Honor is a sub-brand of Huawei, so, in fact, these are different companies, like their smartphones.

Honor 9 is the most powerful flagship from Honor. He got a cool case design, a powerful platform (HiSilicon Kirin 960 processor, 6 GB of RAM), cool sound, a smart dual camera and all this at a very reasonable price.

  • Screen Size: 5.15 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 155g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3200 mAh
  • Camera: 20/12 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

OnePlus 5 128GB

This smartphone is considered one of the most powerful in the market in principle. Judge for yourself: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor works with 8GB of RAM! And considering that the shell works very fast, you should not be surprised that in many tests OnePlus 5 takes first places.

How is a smartphone different yet? For example, an excellent rear dual camera, the broadest communication capabilities, a high level of battery life. Like some competitors, OnePlus 5 lacks a 3.5mm headphone audio output.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 153g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 8 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3300 mAh
  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 6 / 128GB

The first generation Mi Mix was one of the first smartphones with a frameless body and, in part, thanks to it, other manufacturers began to produce frameless smartphones. And now the light was seen Mi Mix 2.

The smartphone has changed in size (the diagonal of the display has decreased to 5.99 inches), but the concept itself has not changed – it is still a frameless smartphone with a very powerful platform: Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 835 and 6 GB of RAM. There is protection against bryng, and the case is ceramic. At the same time, the cost of the device is not so great.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.99 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2160 × 1080
  • Weight: 185g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 1
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3400 mAh
  • Camera: 12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

ZTE Axon 7 64GB

Although not the newest, but still the flagship of ZTE. It works on the basis of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor with 4 GB of RAM.

What stands out? Nice metal body, high-quality display, excellent sound from the headphones and speakers (special emphasis is placed on this), support for fast charging.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 175g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3250 mAh
  • Camera: 20 MP
  • Support for memory cards: yes
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Huawei Mate 9 Pro 128GB

And another smartphone from Huawei. As you can see from the photo, it differs in curved glass, as well as an almost complete absence of side frames.

It has a powerful platform, looks stylish, allows you to receive high-quality images (rear camera – dual), has a decent level of battery life.

On sale, although rare.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.5 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 2560 × 1440
  • Weight: 169g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 960
  • Memory capacity: 128 GB
  • RAM capacity: 6 GB
  • Battery capacity: 4000 mAh
  • Camera: 20/12 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes

Xiaomi Mi5S Plus 64GB

Although this is not the newest flagship, it combines two important things: low cost for the flagship, as well as a powerful platform.

Mi5S Plus runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, 4 GB of RAM. This is one of the first flagship smartphones to receive a dual rear camera. By the way, the diagonal of the display is 5.7 inches, there is a quick charge function. Case – metal.

  • Screen diagonal: 5.7 inches
  • Screen Resolution: 1920 × 1080
  • Weight: 168g
  • SIM Card Quantity: 2
  • Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 821
  • Memory capacity: 64 GB
  • RAM capacity: 4 GB
  • Battery capacity: 3800 mAh
  • Camera: 13 MP
  • Memory card support: no
  • Support for 4G networks: yes