Meizu 17th - the saving flagship?
The Chinese company Meizu has every chance to repeat the fate of LeEco, and its representatives understand the situation. The funds allocated by the Chinese authorities are not infinite, so they should be used most optimally. And it seems that the hero of today's review can not only repel investments, but also bring good profit.
Doogee X95 - when the design does not save
Modern Android users today are extremely demanding. Now, even from a smartphone of a low price category, the audience expects wide functionality, decent decent autonomy, and a beautiful appearance. The Chinese company Dougie was able to achieve the last point in its new product, but with the rest of the parameters, everything is far from so good.
Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro - amazing technology
The Chinese company Xiaomi continues to surprise not only its loyal fans, but the entire audience of the smartphone market as a whole. The flagship devices of the corporation have always been distinguished by an incredible ratio of price and manufacturability, and at the same time have been endowed with a wonderful design. The hero of this review tries not to change traditions, and sometimes even amaze with beauty and performance.
Xiaomi Mi 10 - delightful
The main smartphone of the ninth generation of flagships of the Chinese company Xiaomi came out interesting, technological, but still very controversial. A number of Android users were disappointed with the deterioration of the cameras in some scenarios, some customers were unhappy with the design solutions like strongly protruding photo modules and a drop-shaped cutout for the front camera. The developer listened to the opinion of the audience and created the hero of today's review, pleasing in all aspects.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro - noticeable changes
The Chinese company Xiaomi tightly holds in its hands the primacy in almost all price categories of the smartphone market. One of the main opponents in the face of Huawei is almost surpassed, but the manufacturer does not think to stop expanding its fan base. And such phones as the hero of today's review will only contribute to an increase in the number of fans of the company, because the model significantly exceeds the competitors and predecessor.
Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 - getting into the "nine"
A sub-brand of the Chinese company Xiaomi called Redmi is becoming increasingly popular all over the world. Despite statements by representatives of the corporation that its products will go up in price, we see only the reverse process, because now even at the turn of the low and medium price segments the user receives not only a beautiful, but also a productive, stand-alone phone, practically devoid of any drawbacks . And the hero of today's review does not violate this rule.
Doogee S95 - lower price tag, higher sale!
The Chinese company Dougie loves to release several versions of the smartphone that have one design, but differ in functionality, performance and other indicators. The hero of today's review lost the Pro index, which was characterized by his predecessor, but acquired the best price and practically did not lose anything.
Oppo Realme X50 Pro - optional flagship
The Chinese company Realmi is trying to use every opportunity to fight with its main opponents - Xiaomi / Redmi and Huawei / Honor. So, the corporation with incredible speed produces extremely stylish and balanced smartphones in the lower and middle price categories, however, the manufacturer does not forget about the flagship segment. But instead of spending significant amounts of money on developing new models from scratch, the company decided to improve an existing product.
Xiaomi Redmi 9A - powerful, autonomous and inexpensive?
For the Chinese company Xiaomi, nothing is impossible. More than once, we enthusiastically met the manufacturer’s smartphones in various price segments, after the release of which the opponents of the developer had to sweat seriously in order to make at least some competition. And it seems that the corporation from China decided once again to make a small but very pleasant revolution for users.
Huawei Honor 10X - gamers cheering
The world-famous Huawei company is trying to completely transfer the production of smartphones to its own and Chinese components in order to avoid even greater losses in the conflict with the United States. And it should be noted that so far the corporation has succeeded. Proprietary processors are especially pleasing. So, the hero of today's review has every chance of just blowing up the middle price segment thanks to impressive performance. However, this is far from all of its advantages.
Meizu 17 - improvements for survival
Despite the fact that the affairs of the Chinese company Meizu proceed rather mediocre, the corporation is not afraid to go on very risky experiments. The recently introduced concept smartphone called Zero, due to its peculiarity and high price, was negatively perceived by the audience, however, the developer decided not to postpone the developments in the distant box. The hero of this review is similar to an improved and more affordable version of this prototype. But are there enough changes for success?
Xiaomi Pocophone Poco X2 - almost a gaming novelty
The performance of a smartphone in Android applications plays a significant role in its popularity. However, truly powerful phones are very expensive, while most mobile gamers still belong to the category of up to 18-20 years old and often cannot afford significant expenses. For such people, the hero of today's review will be an excellent solution. But you will have to make some compromises.
Xiaomi Mi A4 - takeoff after decline?
The A-line of smartphones of the famous Chinese company Xiaomi was a mixed success. If the A1 and A2 models received approval from both critics and ordinary users, then A3 was subjected to serious criticism, although not entirely deserved. After analyzing the situation, the corporation decided to do a total work on the errors.
ZTE Red Magic 5 - listening to the market
The line of gaming smartphones from the ZTE company has always been rather strange. In the presence of a number of extremely interesting and unusual chips, the devices were seriously behind in many respects from their opponents. These included average photographic capabilities, design gaps, and functional flaws. However, the hero of today's review will try to get rid of all these disadvantages.
Vivo IQOO 3 - are the games over?
The IQOO-line of smartphones of the famous Chinese company Vivo was originally intended for gamers and provided incredible performance for the asking price. However, in other aspects, the phones were slightly different from other representatives of the segment. The hero of today's review is ready to correct this situation for the better.
Oppo Realme C3 - rational improvements
What should be a modern budget smartphone? Cute, functional, autonomous, but still in many ways inferior to their more expensive brothers. The hero of this review partially violates this rule, and does it for the better for the buyer.
Oppo Realme 6 Pro - when surprise is most important
A sub-brand of the famous Chinese company Oppo called Realmi is trying not only to keep pace with its beloved Xiaomi for millions, but even to stay ahead of its famous competitor. So, the hero of today's review takes all the best from the recent Redmi K30 and aims at a more affordable price segment. Really without cost?
AGM X4 - beautiful, technological and protected
The Chinese company AGM rarely produces smartphones, but each of their products is distinguished by excellent assembly, decent functionality and full protection against moisture, dust and drops. The greatest interest of the audience has always been shown in the flagship line of handsets of the manufacturer, which is also distinguished by excellent performance. The hero of today's review belongs to this category of devices.
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 - game revolution
Smartphones for gamers are becoming more common. The reason for the increase in the popularity of such devices is the emergence of high-tech Android games (Call Of Duty Mobile, Fortnite, GRID Autosport and others), and the release of new emulators of such consoles as Nintendo Gamecube, 3DS, PlayStation Portable, and so on. The Chinese company Xiaomi is trying not to miss a profit and with enviable constancy is updating its line of the most productive phones. The hero of this review is simply amazing with its technical characteristics.
Oppo Realme 6 - total changes
The Chinese company Realmi continues to strengthen its position in the global smartphone market, trying to catch up with the incredibly popular brand Redmi from Xiaomi Corporation. It should be noted that the manufacturer does a lot, and even the most budget-friendly phones surprise with its functionality, design and quality. The hero of this review is not an exception to the rule and at the same time seriously surpasses his predecessor.
Ulefone Armor X7 - outdated innovations
The Chinese company Ulefon has significantly transformed the proposed range of low-cost smartphones. The Armor-line of rugged phones has undergone the greatest expansion, now able to offer several interesting budget models at once. The hero of this review is unfortunately difficult to attribute to their number.
Meizu Zero 2 - stillborn concept number two
The first Zero-line smartphone from the Chinese company Meizu never saw mass production. There are many reasons for this: a very high price, the controversial idea of a monolithic phone without connectors and so on. Surprisingly, the developer, with a frank failure of the model, decided to release its continuation. Has audiences tastes really changed over the past year?
Oppo Reno 3 Pro - the beauty is worth a lot
The Chinese company Oppo has a team of incredibly talented designers who are able to create the most attractive smartphones in terms of design. Of course, an excellent appearance is one of the main criteria for the success of the phone in the market, but one should not forget about the technical characteristics, photographic capabilities, and compliance of these parameters with the final price of the product. Unfortunately, the hero of today's review, although he turned out to be handsome, but is not happy with his price tag.
Lenovo Legion Gaming Phone - from laptops to smartphones
The Legion-line of gaming laptops of the Chinese company Lenovo far from many years gives a lot of pleasure to modern gamers. However, the development of the mobile entertainment industry is pushing the developer to create a special “smart” phone that is characterized by incredible performance and futuristic appearance. The hero of today's review on these aspects is definitely a success.
Xiaomi Redmi 9 - originality squared
The eighth generation of the most affordable smartphones from Redmi, a sub-brand of Xiaomi Corporation, has caused quite a lot of criticism. The emphasis in the devices was on autonomy, while productivity decreased in comparison with the seventh representatives of the line, which was not accepted positively. The hero of this review should not fall face in terms of both duration and power. However, some manufacturer decisions will again create controversy and discontent.
OnePlus 8 Pro - an ordinary flagship?
The Chinese company VanPlas has always been able to surprise its current and potential fans with high-tech smartphones that outperform many opponents in terms of software optimization, functionality and price. Unfortunately, times are changing, and with them the price policy of the developer.
Oppo Reno 3 - unexpected decisions
Fans of Android devices are already accustomed to the fact that the flagship and sub-flagship smartphones are mostly based on Qualcomm Snapdragon chips, which have managed to prove their worth in terms of performance and energy efficiency. However, the Chinese company Oppo suddenly decided to give a chance to new developments of compatriots from Media Library. It should be noted that such an undertaking cannot be called stupid.
Xiaomi Redmi K30 Pro - frantic power
A sub-brand of the Chinese company Xiaomi called Redmi decided to repeat the sensation that K20 smartphones made on the market. At the same time, the developer’s approach is even repeated: at first, the corporation produces a phone that is simpler in technical specifications, and then it explodes the audience with an inexpensive flagship with the same design.
Oukitel WP6 - when there is too much autonomy
Fans of long-playing protected smartphones (all two and a half people) can be calm, because Oukitel does not forget about you. And if the WP7 model showed the full potential of the developer and cost not the most modest amount of money, then the hero of this review will allow you not to break your favorite piggy bank.
Oukitel WP7 - a combination of brick and flagship
The Chinese company Aukitel decided at the end of the year to seriously expand the line of its protected devices. And if earlier smartphones of the WP-series belonged to the low and medium price segments, then the hero of today's review will bring it to a higher cost category. However, achieving gadget hit status will be difficult.
Ulefone Armor X6 - a hundred steps back
The Chinese company Ulefon is not stable in terms of relevance of its models. Literally within the same line, you can find both real bestsellers and phones that poorly match the asking price. Unfortunately, the hero of this review belongs to this category.
Xiaomi Redmi K30 - a new generation of low-cost flagships
Separated from the popular Chinese company Xiaomi, the Redmi brand does not waste time in vain and tries to increase its fame and percentage of sales in all value categories, including the highest price segment. Phones with K20 indices were able to become bestsellers in a short time, so their continuation has every chance of being a people's favorite. And believe me, there is a reason to love the hero of today's review.
OnePlus 8 Lite - attempt number two?
The Chinese company VanPlas is known for its beautiful and technologically advanced flagship smartphones, which are able to fight on equal terms with much more expensive counterparts from European and American manufacturers. But few people know that the developer tried to conquer the middle price segment several years ago. However, the model under the mysterious name X did not gain much popularity. However, the corporation did not lose hope of finding a new audience.
Huawei Nova 6 SE - an ideal that will not be popular
The Chinese company Huawei is doing everything possible to ensure that the tense situation with American corporations, including Google, practically does not affect the financial condition and fame of the company. And if for the residents of China the products of the developer are still very relevant, but in the countries of Europe and the CIS, the situation has somewhat changed.
Blackview BV9900 - incremental improvements
The flagships of the Chinese company Blackview with each generation become more and more technological, relevant and ergonomic. And if the previously protected smartphone in the vision of most of the audience seemed like a huge low-performance monoblock, today the developer is doing everything possible to erase the line between “ordinary” and IP68 smartphones at a similar price.
Oppo Realme X50 5G - find 5 differences
A sub-brand of the famous Chinese company Oppo called Realmi is trying its best to impose competition on Xiaomi and its subsidiary Redmi. And if earlier we were surprised at similar names of corporations, now smartphones from developers come out almost the same.
Xiaomi Pocophone Poco F2 - the continuation that we deserve
The Chinese company Siaomi this year exclusively pleases its fans with beautiful and balanced smartphones in all price categories. However, it was the representatives of the highest value segment who succeeded best in the corporation. The hero of today's review is a continuation of this trend and represents an exorbitant value for money.
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 - a technological miracle
Xiaomi Chinese Corporation is one of the leaders in the smartphone market, however, it often has to confirm this title with the release of truly impressive flagship phones. The hero of this review may not revolutionize the segment, but he will be able to adequately compete with the best representatives of the highest price category from other A-brands.
UMiDIGI A3X - an extra device
Expanding the range of products provided to the audience is a good thing, if you approach it wisely. Unfortunately, not all smartphone manufacturers are able to do without frankly passing models. The hero of this review is close to such devices at once for several reasons.
UMiDIGI A3S - the best smartphone in the price segment ?!
The Chinese company Umidigi continues to improve its products. If at first the developer focused on the competitive design of phones, then over time he switched to the refinement of technical characteristics. Now is the time for software. The hero of today's review is positioned as one of the most affordable devices based on the latest Android Q. However, the novelty has a few more aces up its sleeve.
Huawei Honor View 30 - conservative and beautiful
The Chinese company Huawei is trying to implement in the smartphones of its sub-brand Honor everything that a modern admirer of functional mobile devices can wish for, while at the same time restraining the cost of products. The hero of this review can easily be called a real flagship due to its outstanding design and performance, but its price is quite affordable. What did the developer save on?
Oppo Realme 5S - in pursuit of Xiaomi
The Chinese company Oppo, it seems, sets the main goal not to increase sales in the United States, Europe and the CIS countries, but to fight with Xiaomi and its Redmi sub-brand. How else to explain the fact that the manufacturer produces devices that are almost identical to the competitor in terms of technical characteristics and design.
Doogee S90C - simplify but improve?
The Chinese company Dougie is trying to earn the most from his best practices. So, the flagship smartphone S90 has acquired not only an improved technical version, but also a simplified version. However, due to the preservation of the main advantages and lower prices, the hero of this review looks even more relevant than its predecessors.
Blackview A80 Pro - a lot of cameras, little use
Smartphones of the lower price segment are becoming more beautiful and more technological. They are trying to gradually adopt the features of more expensive brothers, which in most cases should be considered only from a positive point of view. Unfortunately, the hero of today's review is an exception to the rule.
HomTom HT80 is too standard
The Chinese company Homtom has recently been much less pleased with its fans with new smartphones. Perhaps this is the calm before the storm, and in the future we will have a barrage of interesting phones from the manufacturer beloved by many. But for now, we only get models like the hero of today's review, which are unlikely to arouse the interest of millions.
Vivo S5 - almost a flagship, not quite a camera phone
The Chinese company Vivo sets itself ambitious, but at the same time quite achievable goals. However, for their execution, the manufacturer has to really try. If on the national market the developer feels more than confident, then Europe, the USA and the CIS countries still know little about the products of the corporation. The hero of this review will do everything possible to correct the situation. But can the novelty compete with the best representatives of the middle price segment?
Meizu Note 10 is too late answer
The line of phablets Nout from the Chinese company Meizu from its very inception was opposed to the Xiaomi smartphone series of the same name and competed with it worthy, even if it lost in total sales. The main reason for the loss was the delayed release of phones, because of which most of the audience had already managed to buy products from a competitor. Unfortunately, the same situation will happen with the hero of today's review.
Meizu M10 Lite - where much easier?
The Chinese company Meizu continues to increase the range of smartphones presented, however, the functionality and competitiveness of the latter do not always amaze even loyal fans of the developer. Unfortunately, the hero of this review also turned out to be quite controversial.
Huawei Nova 6 - outrageous speeds
The Chinese company Huawei quietly transferred US sanctions. Real loss of profit was several times less than expected, so the corporation did not slow down the pace of development of production. So, the manufacturer decided to please fans immediately with several beautiful flagships, one of which is the hero of today's review.
Oukitel K13 Pro - is it an improvement?
Aukitel’s K-series of smartphones has always been incredibly autonomous. However, over time, the manufacturer tried to increase the functionality of the devices, the beauty of their appearance and other parameters. Unfortunately, the hero of today's review is even inferior in some aspects to its predecessors, while not offering a more affordable price.