Top 10 best Chinese smartphones in 2017, rating price / quality

Rarely, one of the buyers when choosing a Chinese smartphone is guided by only one criterion( to make the processor more powerful, so that the screen is 5 inches, etc.).Usually the characteristics, cost and brand fame are taken into account. And what device is worthy of the "" title of the best Chinese smartphone of 2017 ? "To make it easier for you to understand the variety of acceptable for novelty, price and quality of gadgets, we compared Chinese smartphones, took into account the ratio of positive and negative reviews, and then made the rating of the best in 2017.

See also: Rating of the best smartphones of 2017.

Table of Contents:

  • 10. ZTE Blade V7
  • 8. Lenovo Vibe K5
  • 7. Huawei Honor 8
  • 6. OnePlus OnePlus3
  • 5. Huawei P9 Lite
  • 4. Meizu MX6
  • 3. Meizu M3Note
  • 2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro
  • 1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 - the best Chinese smartphone

10. ZTE Nubia Z11 Mini S

The average price is 18,790 rubles.

Very beautiful smartphone in an aluminum case( color options - black with gold, silver and gold), with 5.2-inch display protected by Gorilla Glass, and magnificent cameras( main - 23 MP, front - 13 MP).A "long-playing" 3000 mAh battery will not be discharged "to zero" even when the smartphone is actively used. There is a lot of memory( 64 GB) and a lot( 128 GB), and those who do not have enough, can expand it with a memory card. The eight-core chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 runs at a clock speed of 2 GHz. On the back of the smartphone is a fingerprint scanner.

Cons: in the slots you can put either two Nano SIM cards or one Nano SIM card and a memory card. There is no global firmware, so you may have to "flip" the device.

9. ZTE Blade V7

The price, on the average - 13 989 rbl.

Another representative of 5.2-inch devices in our rating of Chinese smartphones in 2017.His characteristics are more modest than that of a smartphone occupying the tenth place. The main camera is not 23 and 13 MP, memory for games and other software 16 GB( plus a slot for its expansion), a battery of 2540 mAh, eight-core MediaTek MT6753, but the price is much lower.

Of the disadvantages: a weak speaker, you can use either 2 SIM cards, or one "SIM card" and a memory card, quickly scrabbles the display.

8. Lenovo Vibe K5

The average cost is 12,990 rubles.

A strong average, both in price and specification. The screen is five-inch, the camera is 13 MP, the LED flash is "bundled", the internal memory is not enough for a modern gadget - 16 GB, but there is a slot for expansion. The battery capacity of 2750 mAh, processor eight-core Snapdragon 415 MSM8929 from Qualcomm.

Pleasant bonus: the manufacturer did not stint on the protective film and transparent bumper.

Of negative reviews: the battery with active use is short of a day, the camera, despite the permission, makes mediocre shots worse than many 8-megapixel ones.

7. Huawei Honor 8

Price list, on average, 27 990 rubles.

Even those who, with the words "smartphone from China" scorn lip lips, can not help but admit that Huawei is a long-standing and respected brand. And to win the trust of consumers of the smartphone market is difficult, because the competition is very tough. We need to produce affordable and high-quality models. One of these models is the Honor 8 with a 5.2 "Gorilla Glass 3 display, a 3000 mAh battery, a 12 MP camera, 32 GB or 64 GB flash memory( expansion slot is available), an 8-core" heart "HiSilicon Kirin 950.There is also a fingerprint scanner and an IR receiver with the ability to learn from the remote.

Are there any "pitfalls"?There is, it's a slippery casing, a quiet sound when listening to music, and when you switch to an energy-saving mode, change the size of the icons, you have to reset the smartphone.

6. OnePlus OnePlus3

The average price is 34,700 rubles.

Premium smartphone with aluminum body, 5.5 inch Gorilla Glass 4 display, 3000 mAh battery, 16 megapixel camera, quad-core Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 chip without trotting, fingerprint scanner. In addition to the device itself, there is a protective film, a tool that allows you to remove a sim card, a Type-C cable for quick charging and a fast charging adapter.

Is it possible to call OnePlus3 the best Chinese smartphone of 2017?The price / quality of it is not quite optimal, since there is no slot for memory expansion, and its 64 GB.Let's see what one of the most anticipated smartphones of 2017 will be able to offer users with a spoiled variety of options: OnePlus 4.

5. Huawei P9 Lite

Sold in stores, on average, for 16,990 rubles.

And another 5.2-inch model in our hit parade of the best smartphones from the Middle Kingdom. The screen has an oleophobic coating. The smartphone has a standard 3000 mAh battery for a good device, a HiSilicon Kirin 650 processor with 8 cores, but memory for both built-in applications and user data pumped up( 16/2 Gb, respectively).Well that it can be expanded to 128 gigabytes. But the P9 Lite does not warm up, it switches to mobile data transfer if there is no Internet in the connected wi-fi network, has a fingerprint scanner, and a 13 MP camera makes high-quality pictures.

4. Meizu MX6

It is offered, on the average, for 20 800 rbl.

This 5.5-inch smartphone is not as expensive as OnePlus3, but they have one thing in common - the lack of a slot for an SD card. Its MX6 32 gigabytes, will have to use cloud services. Otherwise, this is an excellent device: a 3060 mAh battery, a 12 MP camera with a new Sony sensor, a ten-core MediaTek Helio X20 processor, fingerprint reading, a loud speaking speaker.

What the owners complain about: the Home button often breaks down, the flash in the camera has to be constantly switched to automatic mode manually.

3. Meizu M3 Note

The golden mean for the price is 16 536 rubles.

If you dream of a smart and stable working smartphone with a very capacious battery( 4100 mAh) and a 5.5-inch FullHD display, here it is. Another M3 Note boasts an eight-core processor MediaTek Helio P10, a 13 MP camera, a slot for sd-cards, the ability to scan fingerprints.

Than can not boast: very slippery casing, the average quality of the camera, is very hot.

2. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro

The average price is 17 990 rubles.

From the third number differs slightly less capacious battery( 4050 mAh) and a large number of megapixels in the main camera( 16 MP).Screen 5.5-inch with oleophobic coating, processor six-core Snapdragon 650 MSM8956 manufactured by Qualcomm, a fingerprint scanner is present. The quality of assembly, design and speed of this smartphone users have no complaints.

There are complaints about heating the device during games, although there is no throttling, a small volume in the headphones, a slippery and quickly soiled body.

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 - the best Chinese smartphone

Average price - 12 110 rubles.

If you consider the "stuffing" of the smartphone and its price, then this is the best Chinese smartphone in 2017.It has an impressive battery capacity of 4100 mAh, a large 5.5-inch display, a 13 megapixel camera, a ten-core MediaTek Helio X20 chip, a sd card slot and a fingerprint scanner. Is it possible to dream of anything else for such a price? Is that the fact that the manufacturer is not greedy and put the headset in the kit.