The Chinese brand called is continuously growing in the domestic smartphone market, which is now actively gaining popularity in the international market too. At this time, the UIMI company is betting on their latest smartphone called UIMI U5, to occupy high positions in the domestic Chinese market.
Those who are already familiar with the Oppo company’s products, certainly will note the similarity between Oppo R5 and UIMI U5, firstly in the design of the rear panel formed of three separate parts as well as in their color. We can also see the similarity in shape and arrangement of the speaker, rear camera module, as well as the location of the logo, although the location of the LED flash on both devices is different.
The front panel also has small differences with the placement of the front camera module with sensors. Although UIMI U5 smartphone has a similar shape metal frame, but the thickness of the device is 5.5 mm. However, this is still a very good phone, especially considering the specifications.
The UIMI U5 Specifications is not much inferior to the Oppo R5. This device is powered by an Octa-core MediaTek MT6752 processor with a clocked speed of 1.5 GHz. Other characteristics of the device is almost the same such as 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal memory with a 5.25 inch display, a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a 2000 mAh battery.
The UIMI U5 is also features 16-megapixel rear camera and 8-megapixel front-facing camera. The UIMI U5 smartphone will run Android 4.4 KitKat, and also support of 4G LTE networks, OTG, control gestures and other regular functions. An important addition will be the presence of the IR port management technology.
Finally, the most interesting part is that the UIMI U5 price will be sold in China around Yuan 1,199 – approximately $193, much cheaper than the Oppo R5. So give me your word on this “clone” of the thinnest phone.