End of December – it is time to summarize the year. Today, we summed up with the major Chinese e-commerce retailers – GearBest, naming the Top 10 Best selling Chinese Smartphones in 2016 as well as the most popular devices in its portfolio this year. The Top 10 Chinese Smartphones ranking with full of surprises, we get ranked the smartphones from UMi and Cubot, but did not get any from Doogee or Meizu. In addition, the leader of the ranking also not of Chinese origin. Well, let’s check out the top 10 Best selling Chinese Smartphones in 2016 via GearBest store.
10th place for UMi Rome X (priced at $71.33), attracting customers with a combination of low price as well as stylish metal body. The specs of the smartphone are also quite simple such as MediaTek MT6580 Chipset, 1GB RAM and 8GB of native storage, 5.5″ HD-display, 8-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front camera, and 2500mAh battery. At the 9th place we have the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 (priced at $139), it offers 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, and 4000mAh battery.
Xiaomi Redmi 3S (priced at $139.99) took 8th position, it is compact and budget device offers 5″ HD screen, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, 4100mAh battery and runs on Qualcomm Snpadragon 430 SoC. On the 7th place – the Vernee Thor (available at $ 116.99), which became the one of the successful debut for the company and this smartphone attracted users by the following specifications such as 3GB of RAM, 16GB ROM, MediaTek MT6753 chipset, 5″ HD-screen, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, and 2800mAh battery.
6th place goes to again the Xiaomi smartphone – was announced at the beginning of the year Redmi 3 (available at $ 119.99). It is equipped with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 SoC, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, 5″ HD screen and 4100mAh battery. In the ranking of the 5th place – good news of Oukitel Mobile – the Oukitel K6000 Pro (priced at $145.99) battery capacity was cleared in the title: 6000mAh, powered by MediaTek MT6753 SoC, 3GB of RAM, 32GB ROM, 5.5″ Full HD-screen, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front-facing camera.
The 4th position at the most successful among the Xiaomi – the phablet Redmi Note 3 Pro (priced $209.76). It received Snapdragon 650 chipset, 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory, 5.5″ Full HD-screen, 16-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera, and a 4000mAh battery capacity. 3rd in the line is the survivor Ulefone Power (buy at $139.99), which sold a total of more than one million devices globally! The device packs 6050mAh battery, powered by MT6753 chipset, 3GB of RAM, 32GB ROM, 5.5″ Full HD-screen, 13-megapixel rear and 5-megapixel front camera.
The 2nd rank is quite surprising for us: the Cubot Note S (priced at only $79.99). Features: 2GB of RAM, 16GB ROM, 5.5″ HD-screen, and 4150mAh battery capacity maybe it was the key to success!, a 5-megapixel rear and 2-megapixel front-facing camera, and MediaTek MT6580 processor. But the leader among all, not from China, yes its Russian: the YotaPhone 2 (available at just $119.99) has become the most popular smartphone in the 2016 on GearBest. The device features a Snapdragon 801 (MSM8974AA) SoC, 5″ Full HD-screen and, 4.7″ qHD E-ink Electronic Paper display on the back panel, an 8-megapixel rear and 2.1-megapixel front camera, 2500mAh battery, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory.