Chinese mobile brands produce smartphones with high specifications at lower price. This is the reason for the Chinese brands to become very popular. Chinese brands are very competitive in the Indian smartphone market. Smartphone manufacturers like Xiaomi and OnePlus are the leading Chinese mobile brands in India.
Here I listed some Chinese smartphones brands which are quite famous in the Indian smartphone market.
I would say that Xiaomi is the most successful Chinese brand in India. With the budget device Redmi 1S Xiaomi informed their presence in the market. All the devices launched by Xiaomi including Redmi 1S have been great success. The company is very active in the smartphone market by releasing new smartphones. They also launched electronics accessories like power banks, headphones, mi band etc.
Xiaomi was started in the year 2010 and now Xiaomi is the world’s 3rd largest smartphone distributor. And Xiaomi is the largest smartphone vendor in China. The company was co-founded by eight partners on April 6, 2010 and it headquartered in Beijing, China. Xiaomi produce high end smatphones at cheap rates. This is the secret in the rapid growth of this company. The Mi series mobiles of Xiaomi are its flagship mobile series. Latest mobile launched by Xiaomi is Xiaomi Mi4i. The series of mobiles launched by Xiaomi are,
MI-2, MI-1S, MI 2S, MI 2A, Hongmi Red Rice, Mi3, Redmi Note, Redmi 1S, Mi4, Redmi Note 4G, Redmi 2, Mi Note, Mi Note pro, Mi Note natural Bamboo Edition, Redmi 2A, Mi4i.
OnePlus is the mobile brand which became famous by a single device. OnePlus One is the first device launched by the company and it became the trademark of this brand. By every aspect OnePlus One is the perfect device in its price range. OnePlus One is also known as Flagship Killer.
Also read about OnePlus One.
OnePlus wais founded in December 2013 by former Oppo vice president Pete Lau. Company unveiled its first device OnePlus One 23rd April 2014. On December 2014 OnePlus One was released in India exclusively through Amazon. Now the OnePlus has launched its second device OnePlus Two. Also OnePlus is planning to launch oneplus X.
Read more about OnePlus Two.
Lenovo is famous as a laptop brand before it launched its smartphone Lenovo A6000 in India. Lenovo had launched so many devices before A6000. But they are not up to the mark. The A6000 sold out like hot cakes. It is the cheapest 4G mobile available on the market. Other successful Lenovo smartphones are Lenovo S60, A7000, A6000 Plus, Vibe shot, K3 note, P70.
The famous Motorola mobility is now managed by Lenovo. On 30th October 2014 Lenovo acquired Motorola from Google.
Read about Lenovo S60.
Gionee was founded in the year 2002. Gionee focused only in the mobile phones. The design philosophy of Gionee is world famous. Among all of the Chinese brands Gionee is the one who produces very attractive phones. After 2010, Gionee started focusing on slimmer phones. Gionee held the title of the slimmest smartphone in the world with the Gionee Elife S5.1 whose body is only 5.15mm thick.
The latest smartphone launched by Gionee is Gionee S7 which is very stylish with attractive specifications.
Read more about Gionee S7.
Huawei has been manufacturing mobile phones since 1997. Other than mobile phones a lot of products from Huawei are available on the market. With the Honor mobile series Huawei is in the top list of smartphones in India. Honor 4X and Honor 6 are two very good smartphones from Huawei. Honor 4X is the best phone in the 10K segment.
Other Huawei phone models are Honor 4X, Honor 6 Plus, Ascend GX1, Ascend G6, Honor 3X Pro, Honor 3C, Ascend P7, Honor 6, Honor Holly, Honor $ Play, Ascend G7, Ascend P8, Honor 4C, Honor 7 etc.
ZTE is a Chinese multinational telecommunications equipment and systems company headquartered in Shenzhen, China. It produces mobile phones, tablet computers, hardwares and softwares. As of 2012 ZTE is the 4th largest mobile phone vendor.
ZTE has been in India for a while now. The latest product from ZTE is ZTE Nubia Z9 Mini. It is a very good phone. It is having the best camera in the sub 20K segment.
Also read more about ZTE Nubia Z9 Mini.
OPPO was founded in the year 2004 by Tony Chen. Its major products include MP3 players, portable media players, LCD TVs, eBooks and smartphones. OPPO entered in the mobile phone market in 2008. The OPPO R5 released in the year 2014 is having a thickness of 4.85mm. It is the world’s second slimmest phone. Other phones released by OPPO are Find 5, N1, Find 7, R5, N3, R7, R7 plus etc.
Meizu entered in the Indian market in the year 2015. The first device from Meizu is Meizu M1 note. This device sold out completely from Amazon within few hours after launching.
Read more about Meizu M1 Note.
Meizu MX5, Meizu M2 Note, Meizu MX4, M1, Meizu MX3, MX2 and Meizu MX4 Pro are the other devices of Meizu.
VIVO was founded in the year 2009. VIVO has three product lines- the X series, the X play series and the X shot series. VIVO’s current flagship phone, the vivo Xplay 3S, is the world’s first smartphone with QHD display. Vivo X5 Max is the world’s slimmest phone. It is only 4.75mm thick. The phone is priced around 33K. Vivo has designed a mother board for the X5 Max that is merely 1.7mm thin.
COOLPAD was founded in the year 1993 by Guo Deying headquartered in Shenzhen, China. There are mainly two smatphones released in India Dazen 1 and Dazen X7. Coolpad Dazen 1 is a value for money smartphone. It is having a great battery life, good camera and LTE support. Dazen1 priced at Rs 6,999.
Main features of Dazen 1 are 5ich display, 1.2GHz quad core processor, 2GB RAM, 8 Megapixel rear camera with flash, 5MP front camera and 2500mAh battery.