Phone Reviews (page 2)
Xiaomi Redmi 7 Plus - inexpensive beauty
The Chinese company Xiaomi decided to turn the Redmi line into a separate brand, focusing not only on the build quality and price-worthy performance, but also on the design. The hero of this review is ready to demonstrate all the talent of designers of the corporation.
Huawei Honor 8A - a sudden hit?
The most accessible representatives of the Honor line of a well-known Chinese company Huawei always sold well, but Xiaomi, with its numerous Redmi devices, prevented them from reaching the status of bestsellers. But it seems that the hero of this review is ready to correct this situation.
Meizu X9 - flawless bug fixing?
The Chinese company Meise still remains in the role of catching up in comparison with such leaders of the national market as Huawei and Xiaomi. The main problem of the brand is the presence of small but unpleasant flaws in almost perfectly balanced for its price products. For example, the X8 model lacked autonomy and some flagship functions. Did these moments correct the continuation of the series?
Xiaomi Mi Mix 4 - technological miracle
China Xiaomi Corporation is one of the leaders in the smartphone market, but it often has to confirm this title with the release of truly impressive flagship phones. The hero of this review, even if it does not revolutionize the segment, will be able to adequately compete with the best representatives of the highest price category from other A-brands.
Xiaomi Mi A3 - killing competitors
The Chinese company Xiaomi has become one of the most famous manufacturers of smartphones in the world, but the best financial performance of the Huawei Corporation is not letting the developer sleep. That is why the company has to do everything possible to produce flawless phones. The hero of this review will be on an equal footing with the best representatives of the middle and higher price segments of the market, embodying the latest design and technological developments.
Doogee Y9 - beauty, not spoiled by technical flaws
The Chinese company Dougie this year has focused on the development of the lower-middle price segment of smartphones. The choice of the manufacturer can hardly be called wrong, because this cost category is becoming increasingly popular. The hero of this review will be able to add hundreds of thousands of devoted fans to his developer.
Cubot Max 2 - a beautiful replacement for the tablet
The Chinese company Kubot has somewhat forgotten about expanding the range of smartphones with really large displays. Modern technologies allow even in the middle price segment to create an excellent phablet with good ergonomics with huge screen diagonals. The previously mentioned developer knows about this fact, so he tried to do everything possible to create a stylish and balanced hero of this review.
Oppo Find X Pro - the beauty of perfection
The Chinese company Oppo never ceases to amaze with its flagship smartphones. This time, the corporation decided to focus on the photographic abilities of the device, while not forgetting to bring to the ideal and other parameters of the device. That is why the hero of this review is so attractive and expensive.
Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite - why then flagships?
The Chinese company Xiaomi has noticeably improved over the past year the range of mid-range smartphones. Design, specifications and other parameters pleasantly surprised. However, the corporation does not think to stop at what has been achieved, thanks to which for relatively small money you can get such a stylish and advanced device as the hero of this review.
Lenovo A5S - competent improvements
Long creative simple Chinese company Lenovo turned around for its fans a whole stream of beautiful smartphones for a different taste and wallet. It is also nice to see the fact that the corporation, even released phones, is trying not only to support, but also to modernize, based on feedback from the audience. The hero of this review has become the actual work on the mistakes of his predecessor, who, in his original form, looked remarkably in the price segment.
Oppo K3 - amazing metamorphosis
The Chinese company Oppo has long specialized in relatively expensive for its technical characteristics smartphones, attracting the attention of the beauty of design, build quality and sophisticated software. However, the huge competition in the market forced the eminent developer to reconsider its pricing policy. Buyers will only be happy for the affordable, but extremely interesting hero of today's review.
Blackview BV5500 - good copying?
For the success of their own products, manufacturers of smartphones are watching not only the real and potential demands of the market audience, but also the competitors, because the adaptation of any promising developments of the opponent and their modernization is the key to profit. The Chinese company Blackview decided to "write" a little on their rivals.
Cubot X19 - balance in every detail
Every day smartphones are becoming more functional and more accessible. However, choosing a balanced mobile assistant is still quite difficult. In some devices, the developer forgot about autonomy, in others - about performance, in the third - about design. But sometimes even at a relatively small price, you can find a device in which there will be no obvious flaws. And one of these pleasant exceptions is a wonderful Cubot X19, to which today's review is dedicated. Let's take a look at what a stylish phablet from Kubot can please us.
Xiaomi Redmi 7 Pro - offensive shortcomings
The budget line of smartphones known Chinese company Xiaomi has always been distinguished by excellent functionality and high autonomy. However, the manufacturer decided to seriously modify the current concept, making a bias towards design. Is this the right choice?
Xiaomi Redmi Go - reasonable compromises
Chinese company Xiaomi wants to cover the immense. In addition to the smartphone market, the corporation has managed to gain a foothold in the production of robotic vacuum cleaners, laptops, heaters, sneakers and hundreds of other goods. However, the company does not forget about improving positions in terms of phone sales. The hero of this review has become the most budget device manufacturer. How does it look at the background of many low-cost competitors?
Lenovo S5 Pro GT - gamers cheering
The Chinese company Lenovo this year is diligently engaged in updating the line of smartphones of all price segments. If more recently, most of the models presented could cause confusion, then today almost all the devices of the corporation are incredibly competitive. The hero of this review is aimed at meeting the needs of fans of Android-games at a relatively low price. But another part of the market audience will definitely like it.
Xiaomi Redmi 7A - budget and tasteful
Smartphones are becoming more accessible every year, so that an increasing number of people can afford to buy a full-fledged mobile assistant. The Chinese company Xiaomi is one of the main developers contributing to the advancement of technology to the masses. The hero of this review is quite capable of making the lives of buyers much easier with minimal expenses for its acquisition.
Xiaomi Redmi 7 - stunning beauty
The Chinese company Xiaomi is not afraid of change, so it often experiments with its products in various price segments. The hero of this review is very different from other representatives of his line, but the changes have only benefited him.
HomTom R17 - crazy savings
Manufacturers of smartphones of almost all price segments seek to find a delicate balance between the low cost of the product and its relevance for the modern market. Unfortunately, sometimes greed prevails over reason, and the developer produces a device that can only cause confusion. The hero of this review is close to this category of gadgets.
Oukitel U25 Pro - a beautiful surprise
In the overwhelming majority of cases, smartphone manufacturers warn the market audience in advance about the release of a relevant and interesting model in order to increase expectations and collect pre-orders. But how pleasant it is to get from the developer a completely unexpected and at the same time really balanced and stylish phone. The hero of this review belongs to a similar category of devices.
Cubot Quest Lite - perfect balance
The Chinese company Kubot decided to seriously expand the line of secure smartphones. The budget sector of the IP68 segment is of increased interest to the market audience, because it is becoming more technological and more beautiful. The hero of this review is trying its best to combine attractive design, decent technical features and extremely affordable cost. And, it should be noted, he is quite successful in this.
Onikuma K5 and K6 - increasing gaming emotions!
Over the past few decades, computer games have evolved from a simple pleasant pastime into a full-fledged sport, and sometimes into real pieces of art. For the full perception of the plot, gameplay and other aspects of gaming applications you must have not only a productive computer or a bright, contrasty monitor, but also a high-qualitative sound source. Good full-size headphones adequately perform this role. Unfortunately, the cost of such devices sometimes exceeds tens of thousands of rubles. The Chinese company Onikuma has tried to create stylish, durable, decent-sounding and at the same time inexpensive headphones that are not much emptying the pockets of customers. And the models under the names K5 and K6 can be easily attributed to reasonable and very pleasant shopping.
Elephone A6 Pro - selective manufacturability
The Chinese company Elephon is expanding its range of mid-range smartphones, trying to capture most of the audience. The corporation skillfully disguises the devices as flagships, bringing their appearance to almost the ideal. Other aspects are sometimes far from perfect. And the hero of this review is a clear proof of that.
Xiaomi Mi Play - happiness for a gamer?
The game industry within the Android operating system is gradually evolving. Already on the platform there are several outstanding multiplayer games (Fortnite, PUBG Mobile) and titles with console-level graphics (Asphalt 9). In addition, emulation of various consoles (Nintando CameCube, Wii, Sony PSP and others) is flourishing. However, in order to plunge headlong into the world of entertainment, the buyer has to lay out large sums of money for a powerful flagship smartphone. The Chinese company Xiaomi decided to correct this situation.
Ulefone Power 3L - focus on autonomy
A significant number of manufacturers of smartphones love to fully use all their achievements. So, after a successful release of any model, the developer can use its appearance several times more, changing the technical characteristics. The hero of this review is a simplified version of the popular predecessor. Can the new product repeat the success of the “big brother” in a different price segment?
Bluboo D6 Lite - affordable ergonomics
The Chinese company Blubo has taken care of the smartphone lovers of the lowest price segment. The corporation has focused on the design and usability of the phone. Is this a correct move? Can such a decision of the company increase its popularity? Let's try to figure it out.
Poptel P8 - protection and manufacturability in one bottle
The segment of protected smartphones is becoming more accessible and functional. If only yesterday only a few could afford a productive IP68 phone, today everyone can buy such a device. The Chinese company Poptel tried to make durable devices even cheaper and more technological. Much of what was planned by the developer turned out, however, the product is not deprived of some unpleasant flaws either.
Bluboo D6 Pro - hope for good luck
The Chinese company Blue is hardly the leader of the industry. Corporations often do not have enough budget to create a competent marketing campaign, really impressive smartphones. In addition, the organization indirectly analyzes the needs of the audience of the actions of opponents, which also negatively affects the fame and profits of the company. The hero of this review, unfortunately, is a consequence of the above factors and is unlikely to become a bestseller.
Allcall Rio X - unfinished hit
Chinese company Ol Kol infrequently pleases us with new products. Unfortunately, the reason for this is not the desire of the developer to make a truly impressive in all respects device, but a lack of budget. That is why the hero of this review is quite mixed feelings.
Huawei Honor V20 - affordable ideal
The Chinese company Huawei likes to set practically unattainable goals. In an effort to achieve the desired result, the corporation gets not only a lot of experience, but also millions of satisfied fans. Now the company decided to create a relatively inexpensive, but incredibly beautiful and productive smartphone, capable of surpassing the many flagship devices of its competitors. Did the developer succeed?
Doogee X11 - no chance of success?
The Chinese company Dougie is able to make successful smartphones, however, there are a lot of frankly mediocre models in its range. This fact is partly due to the need to use components that accumulate in warehouses. And it seems that the hero of this review has collected everything that has been in storage for several years.
Huawei Honor 11 - total improvements
The Chinese company Huawei for the last year has released a huge number of smartphones of various price categories. Even the corporation Xiaomi such a wealth of names never dreamed of. An untrained user may become entangled in such an abundance of names, but an experienced fan of Android devices will definitely turn his attention to top representatives of the Honor line. Especially since its new leader is simply overwhelmed by the price-quality ratio.
Doogee X80 - everything except performance
The Chinese company Dugi does not forget to update the line of its most inexpensive smartphones. New models have advanced significantly in terms of design and manufacturability; however, the manufacturer is not in a hurry to bring its products to perfection, leaving a reserve for the future. This fact is especially noticeable in the hero of this review.
Leagoo Z9 - meaningless savings
The low-price smartphone segment is not deprived of a number of compromises, which the developer had to make in order to contain the cost. However, sometimes the manufacturer is too fixated on cheapening the future product, condemning it to a failed sale. Unfortunately, a similar situation has happened to the hero of this review.
Elephone P11 Max S - successful completion
Sometimes, to improve the sales of a smartphone, it is necessary to make minimal changes. In one case, attention needs to be paid to assembly, in the other, to design. The hero of this review differs from its predecessor only in technical characteristics, but leaves a much more pleasant impression.
Elephone P11 Max - hot technologies
The Chinese company Elefon wanted to impress its fans with several new models that skillfully combine the beauty of design and manufacturability. The developer at the same time tried to keep within reasonable limits and the price of gadgets. Unfortunately, in order to achieve this goal, the manufacturer had to make some compromises.
Asus Zenfone Max M2 - cheap and tasteful
The average price segment of the smartphone market has become one of the most profitable for the Taiwanese company Asus. The reason for this is to consider a number of inexpensive, but extremely productive and beautiful devices, perfectly competing with the products of leading A-brands in the USA, Europe and China. The hero of this review is also ready to increase the army of fans of the corporation.
VKworld SD200 - funny copying
The Chinese company VK World has expanded the range of smartphones of the lower price segment not only by the SD100 model considered earlier. Borrowing the design of the flagship bestseller Huawei Mate 20, the developer created the hero of this review. Unfortunately, in addition to the copied appearance of the new product and nothing more to boast.
VKworld SD100 - empty beauty
To survive on the modern smartphone market, developers have to painstakingly work on even budget models, giving them balanced technical characteristics and a pleasant looking design. The Chinese company VK World focused its attention on the appearance of the hero of this review, somewhat forgetting about its other aspects.
Vivo Nex 2 - a mirror of technology
The modern audience is increasingly difficult to surprise. Flagship smartphones have taught people to built-in fingerprint scanners, a variety of unlock systems and other high-tech "chips." Coming up with something new is really not easy. However, the Chinese company Vivo spent a lot of effort to ensure that the hero of this review aroused enthusiasm among many users.
UMiDIGI F1 - mobile racing car
The Chinese company Umidigi, although it is difficult to chase the market leaders, but not without success. The corporation is gradually increasing both the number of fans and its budget, experience, technology. The hero of this review is the flagship of the company, available at a relatively low price. However, the gadget is pleasantly pleased with many aspects.
Ulefone S10 Pro - for budget photography lovers
A significant part of the audience of the smartphone market almost every day uses its mobile assistants as a camera substitute. Unfortunately, inexpensive phones rarely delight customers with their photographic abilities. However, the hero of this review refers to such unique ones.
Lenovo Z5S - road camera phones!
The Chinese company Lenovo, like the phoenix, decided to resurrect from the ashes and pamper its fans with a number of very interesting and relevant smartphones. Fans of high-quality photos also will not remain deprived of novelties. The hero of this review in terms of photography is ready to give odds to most opponents in the price category.
Ulefone S1 Pro - when you expect more
In the overwhelming majority of cases, the improved version of a successful budget smartphone seriously surpasses its predecessor in many ways, while preserving the design. The Chinese company Elephon tried to create the hero of this review, based precisely on this rule. Unfortunately, there are not so many differences from the previous model.
Leagoo T9S - an important step forward
The T-series of smartphones of the Chinese company League has always been distinguished by excellent technical characteristics at a very modest price. Unfortunately, the latest models of the line disappointed fans with a somewhat outdated design. The developer took user complaints and did serious work on the bugs.
Xiaomi Mi Dual Flex - smartphone and tablet in one bottle
Chinese company Xiaomi is not afraid of experiments. As soon as several leading brands provided the audience with early concepts of devices with folding displays, a well-known developer from China took on the same work. How did the innovative device turn out and does it justify its price?
Ulefone Armor X2 - pleasure for the most economical
The output of a simplified model of an expensive bestseller is a fairly frequent event, which is explained by the developer’s desire to reach a large part of the market audience. However, the repetitive process for an already “chopped” smartphone is extremely rare. The hero of this review has become just such a unique one.
Zopo 605 - unexpected protection
The segment of protected smartphones is undergoing major changes. Surprisingly, not even the most expensive of its representatives are able to please the functional, autonomy and pleasant appearance. The Chinese company Zopo decided to go even further and present one of the most beautiful and ergonomic IP68 phablets to the audience.
Zopo 5709 - design charm
The turn of the lower and middle price segments of the smartphone market is firmly occupied by successful models of Chinese companies Xiaomi, Meizu and Huawei. However, a number of manufacturers do not want to put up with a similar state of affairs. This includes Zopo. But can the hero of this review adequately provide competition to numerous opponents?
Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 - the choice of thrifty gamers
The Taiwanese company Asus seriously increased the number of fans in the smartphone market this year. The reason for this is a number of very successful phones of medium and high price segments, not deprived of a pleasant design and wide functionality. However, the corporation does not want to stop there and wants to get closer to the industry leaders even more. The hero of this review is quite capable of helping the firm in its aspirations.