Proving that the Chinese phone market is going from strength to strength here are 6 top quad-core MT6589 phones launched in China today!
If you are a true Android phone fan then China is the place to be. The pace of development is so amazing that it appears that there is at least one new phone available every single day! In fact though the truth is even more exciting, and just today 6 top quad-core MT6589 phones launched!
6 top quad-core MT6589 phones launched today!
The first pre-sale of the Neo N003 began today at 10am here in China. Chinese phone fans were finally offer the chance to order either the standard (1GB RAM, 4GB ROM) version or the advanced (2GB RAM 32GB ROM) model, but with only 10,000 up for grabs we imagine there were plenty of upset customers!
Neo N003 highlights
Although the Neo N003 has launched later than other similar phones, it happens to pack a few more features than the rivals including OTG, MHL, 13 mega-pixel rear camera, up to 2GB RAM, Yamaha audio, and a 1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589T chipset.
- Official Neo N003 product page.
Mlais MX58 Pro
Similar in specification to the Neo N003 the Mlais MX58 Pro was up for pre-sale earlier today at the slightly lower price of 1199 Yuan.
Mlais MX58 pro highlight
Like the N003 the MX58 Pro boasts a 5-inch 1920 x 1080 FHD full 1080 display however the display on the Mlais benefits from protective Gorilla Glass! The phone also features a 1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589 processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB built in memory, support for 64GB SD cards, 12 mega-pixel rear camera, 2500mAh battery and a 9.6mm thick body.
- Official Mlais MX58 Pro specification page.
The Dakele 2X presales started at 10am today and like the rest of the phones here is only currently available on the local Chinese market. The Dakele doesn’t get the same Turbo processor update as some of the phones here, but it does benefit from a larger display and relatively low-price.
Dakele 2X Highlights
A generous 5.3-inch display is quite a bonus, but resolution is down to just 720, however IPS and OGS plus a laminated finish ensure that this is a nice looking screen despite the lower pixel count. The chipset is the standard 1.2 quad-core MT6589 with 1GB RAM and 4GB memory, while the rest of the hardware includes a 3 mega-pixel front camera, 13 mega-pixel rear, 3000mAh battery, plus MHL and OTG functions.
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iOcean X7 Elite
The iOcean X7 Elite is the phone we hoped the UMi X2 would have been. Great looking, well made and powerful! The Elite version of this popular quad-core, 1080 phone boasts a faster CPU and double the RAM!
iOcean X7 Elite Highlights
An updated 1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589T chipset, 2GB RAM and 32GB ROM are enough on their own to have most people give the iOcean X7 Elite a good look, but throw in USB OTG, Android 4.2.1 and a 13 mega-pixel rear camera and you have one very high-end and classy phone!
TCL Idol X
The TCL Idol X is an exclusive JingDong mall phone based on the Alcatel Idol X. Although the two phones are made in the same factory and share the same body, the TCL model boasts huge updates! The first round of sales began today at 10am for the TCL Idol X!
TCL Idol X Highlights
There are so many great features on the TCL Idol X it is hard to know where to begin! The body measures just 6.99mm with a 5-inch 1080 Gorilla Glass 2 panel taking up most of the front!
Under the bright and attractive body lives 2GB RAM, a 1.5Ghz quad-core MT6589T processor, 2100mAh battery, 13 mega-pixel rear camera and 2 mega-pixel front!
The Geak Eye is the newcomer and also the most expensive phone in this list! At 1999 Yuan and only 5000 units up for grabs, we aren’t sure the Beijing phone is going to really be able to compete with the cheaper and better equipped options, but if you’re a camera lover it might be the one for you!
Geak Eye Highlights
As you may have guessed from name, the main selling point of the Geak Eey are is impressive cameras. The front is a 8 mega-pixel sensor where as the rear is a 13 mega-pixel Sony Exymor pro with sapphire Leica shield coating!
The processor is a 1.2Ghz quad-core MT6589 unit with 1GB RAM and 16GB of built in memory. Other features include a 720p display, 2000mAh battery, NFC and OTG.
Which is your pick?
With so many great phones to choose from it can be difficult to make a decision, but from the 6 top quad-core MT6589 phones listed here which do you choose?