10 Most Underrated Mobile Phones
Vivo X50 Pro
The Vivo X50 Pro is a good mobile phone for the price. It features a 6.56-inch curved OLED screen with a 90Hz refresh rate and a 4,315 mAh battery. It weighs 181 grams and is eight millimeters thick. It measures 158mm by 72mm and is about the same size as the Huawei P40 Pro.
The Vivo X50 Pro is equipped with an 8MP wide-angle camera, which is quickly becoming a standard in many phones. While it is not able to provide the same level of detail as a dedicated macro camera, it can still be used for close-up shots. It is also one of the thinnest 5G phones in the world.
The Vivo X50 Pro has a large, 6.56-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen with a curved edge. The screen also slopes down to the aluminium chassis on the right side. The power and volume rockers are clicky. The phone has a textured back. The screen also has a curved edge which some people find uncomfortable because their fingers could accidentally tap the screen.
Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite
The white-colored Xiaomi Mi 10 Lite 5G comes in unlocked and dual-sim variants. It is thoroughly tested by electronics experts before it leaves the factory. This ensures that the phone will be free of defects. The phone also features a fingerprint scanner. You can use this phone with any network provider, whether it is prepaid or postpaid.The camera of the Xiaomi Mi 11 Lite is another point worth mentioning.
Its triple-camera array has a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 5MP tele-macro sensor. The camera produces color-accurate pictures when used under controlled lighting. However, in low-light conditions, it tends to produce images with warmer temperatures and muddy details. The camera also has a night mode, which increases brightness and reduces noise but does not help with the details.
Asus Zenfone 9
The Asus Zenfone 9 is a powerful Android phone with a sleek design and a surprisingly compact size. It has a good battery life, an excellent camera, and some tricks that make it easier to use with one hand. Its main downsides are a short software update cycle and severe overheating problems. The basic Zenfone 9 comes with 8 GB of RAM and costs $799.
The Zenfone 9 runs Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, the company’s current top-end mobile SoC. It’s paired with LPDDR5 memory and supports UFS 3.1 storage. It also has an array of sensors, including an accelerometer and e-compass. In addition, the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 supports 5G sub-6 speeds and ARCore. However, it doesn’t support mmWave wireless standards.
The OnePlus 8T was released at the company’s October 14, 2020, autumn hardware event. It was expected that OnePlus would release a T-series upgrade to its previous flagship in the second half of the year, as the company has done in previous years. Many people were surprised that OnePlus didn’t release a OnePlus 8T Pro along with the original model.
Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus
If you’re in the market for a new phone, Samsung’s Galaxy S22 Plus might be the perfect choice. While it’s not the best phone out there, it’s better than most of its competitors. This device is incredibly powerful, but it also has a limited battery life. The Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus can only be used for about a day before the battery needs to be charged.
The Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus is faster than other Android phones in this price range. Its processor and storage capacity is higher, and its camera is faster. However, it’s not as impressive as the Pixel 6 Pro, which boasts a 12-gigabyte memory. It still performs very well for everyday tasks, though.
Sony Xperia Z3
The Sony Xperia Z3 is an Android smartphone produced by Sony. It is part of the Xperia Z series and was first released in Taiwan on September 19, 2014. The device was known as “Project Leo” before its official debut at IFA 2014. It has many good reviews but isn’t as popular as it should be even though many people have said good things about it.
The Z3 features powerful performance and high-quality optics. The phone is IP65/68 certified and comes in a variety of colors. It has 16 or 32 MB of built-in storage and supports microSD cards up to 128GB.
Samsung Galaxy A52s
If you are looking for an affordable, midrange smartphone, consider the Samsung Galaxy A52s. It was introduced for non-US regions in the second half of 2014, and comes with a number of welcome upgrades. The phone has been upgraded from a midrange Snapdragon 750G to a Snapdragon 778G processor, and features Wi-Fi 6 instead of Wi-Fi 5. The phone also has a 4,500 mAh battery and a solid rear camera system.
While its display isn’t as vibrant as the Galaxy S9+, it still manages to provide vivid and accurate colors. The phone’s display also has Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front surface. It also boasts a plastic polymer case that looks metallic but doesn’t feel too metallic in the hand.
Motorola G7 Power
The Motorola G7 Power is an underrated mobile phone with good performance and a good price. It has a full HD screen and a Snapdragon 632 processor. It is available in a single- or dual-SIM configuration and comes with a battery capacity of 4,000 mAh. The phone has a 90-day warranty. The price is around $200.
It runs Android 9.0 Pie smoothly. It comes with two navigation systems: the traditional three-button Android navigation bar, and a gesture-based system. Both have their advantages and disadvantages.
OnePlus 10 Pro
The OnePlus 10 Pro is not one of the most popular mobile phones, but it definitely carries its weight when it comes to performance and design. It features a 48MP main camera that takes pictures that are on par with the Galaxy S22 Ultra and Google Pixel 6 Pro. In addition, the OnePlus 10 Pro has a 50MP ultrawide camera, which has a 150-degree field of view. It also has a good battery life and supports fast charging.
The OnePlus 10 Pro is a very attractive phone that is easy to use. It has a great screen and a solid build. Its battery life is exceptional, with the average user enjoying two days of use without charging. Its software is slightly annoying at first, but after a while, it gets into a natural rhythm and is a pleasant phone to use.
Oppo Find X3 Pro
The Oppo Find X3 Pro is a high-end smartphone that offers many premium features. It has a bright OLED display, a fast processor, and modern communication features. It also has a good battery life. This phone also has a microscope lens that is great for taking pictures. Its downsides are that it doesn’t take high-quality videos, and its zoom is not great.
The Oppo Find X3 Pro’s curved display is a great way to see details and color. It is bright enough to use outdoors and features a high refresh rate of 120 Hz. The screen is also capable of displaying movies with HDR compatibility.
Best unknown smartphones
There are several excellent smartphones available that are not as well-known as some of the bigger brands. Here are some options to consider:
- Poco X3 Pro: With a potent chipset, a sizable battery, and a 120Hz display, this phone offers exceptional value for the money.
- Realme GT Neo: Another excellent alternative with a low price tag, the Realme GT Neo has a powerful processor, a 120Hz display, and quick charging.
- Oppo Reno 6 Pro: This phone features a svelte design, potent performance, and an excellent camera setup.
- The Asus Zenfone 8: is a little phone featuring a powerful Snapdragon 888 engine, 120Hz display, and excellent cameras.
- Nubia Red Magic 6: Equipped with a potent processor, an effective cooling system, and a display with a fast refresh rate, this phone is specifically made for gaming.
Remember that even while some phones might not be as well-known as some of the more well-known brands, they nevertheless have their own qualities and advantages. Before making a purchase, it’s wise to read reviews and conduct further research.
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