Top 10 Quad-core MT6582 Dual SIM Phones on sale now – Feb 2014

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Dual sim phones are part of why many of you are checking out the latest device from China. Again to help you narrow down your selection we have put together this list of 10 quad-core MT6582 dual sim phones on sale now.

Mediatek launched their quad-core MT6582 chipset late last year as a powerful, but low-cost processor for mid-range phones. Chinese phone manufacturers were quick to use the new SoC in some great dual sim phones at affordable prices and with great hardware.

Top 10 Quad-core MT6582 Dual SIM Phones on sale now

The criteria for this list of top dual sim phones is simple;

  • Must be on sale internationally now.
  • Must have dual SIM.
  • Must use the quad-core MT6582 processor.

Now without further a do let’s begin!

Doogee Turbo DG2014

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The Doogee Turbo DG2014 is one of the top dual SIM phones on sale at the moment. The phone comes in a range of bright colours (yellow, red, blue, black, white), boasts a 6.3mm body, and is on sale for $169.99 (less if you shop around).

Hardware is similar to the popular iNew V3 and includes a 5-inch 1280 x 720 OGS display, 1GB RAM, 8GB memory, dual SIM (GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz WCDMA 850/2100MHz), and micro SD card expansion for up to 32GB cards.

iOcean X7HD

iOcean X7 white

iOcean recycled their flagship X7 and replaced the display with a 720p unit, and the processor with the 1.3Ghz MT6582 chipset thus creating the iOcean X7HD! Anyone familiar with the original iOcean X7 will recognise the HD version which appears simllar to the Oppo Find 5. Reusing last’s years design not only helps keep costs down but also ensures a great number of accessories are available for this dual SIM phone (GSM 850/900/1800/1900mhz, WCDMA 900/2100mhz).

The iOcean X7 HD is priced at $154.99 and is on sale now!

Lenovo A880

lenovo a880

Although MT6582 dual SIM phones are usually made for mid range phone shoppers it doesn’t mean you are limited in choice or for that matter display size. The Lenovo A880 for example packs a MT6582M processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB memory and Android 4.2 but has a phablet size 6-inch display.

Dual SIM support covers both GSM and WCDMA frequencies (2G:GSM 900/1800/1900MHz, 3G:WCDMA 900/2100MHz), while an SD card slot means you can easily increase the memory. The Lenovo A880 dual SIM phones is on sale for $169.99.

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Elephone P7 Mini

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One of the cheapest dual SIM phones on our list, but don’t let that put you off as the Elephone P7 Mini easily holds its own. The $112.99 smartphone packs 1GB RAM, 4GB internal memory, 5-inch display, OTG and 8 mega-pixel main camera. Again GSM and WCDMA is covered on the Elephone (2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz, 3G: WCDMA 850/2100MHz), and if you wanted something a little larger then there is also the Elephone P7 with 5.5-inch display.

UMi X1 Pro

umi x1 pro

If you like the slim design of the DooGee and iNew V3, but want a dual SIM phone from a more well known manufacturer then the UMi X1 Pro would be a good choice. Again pricing is keen at only $114.59, and even at this low price the design of the phone is really impressive!

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Specification is good too with a 4.7-inch 720p display, 1GB RAM, quad-core processor, 2000mAh battery and of course dual SIM (2G: GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz 3G: WCDMA 900/2100MHz).

Huawei Honor 3C

Huawei Honor 3C

If you feel like pushing the boat out and spending a little extra on your dual SIM phone then Hauwei’s Honor 3C is one to consider. Priced at $225.99, the Honor 3C is more than $100 more than other phones here, but that extra money gets you a 720p OGS display, 8 mega-pixel F2.0 Sony main camera, 5 mega-pixel Samsung front camera with 88 degree lens, steel chassis, 2300mAh battery and even options for 3rd party ROMS.

There is also a 1GB RAM model of the Huawei Honour 3C, both are dual SIM phones and both have GSM and WCDMA support (2G: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz 3G: WCDMA 900/2100MHz).

Zopo ZP780

zopo zp780

Zopo remain a firm favourite with overseas phone buyers. The new Zopo ZP780 is one of the most stylish Zopo phones to date with a sleek design, 5-inch display and 1.3Ghz quad-core processor.

Costing $132.99 the Zopo ZP780 sits right in the middle of the pack of our top 10 dual SIM phones list. The phone supports GSM and WCDMA networks (GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz WCDMA 900/1900/2100MHz).


thl t5 low-cost

THL, the company behind the octacore THL T100S, have also launched the entry-level THL T5S. The T5S brings the flexibility of dual SIM phones to those on a budget without sacrificing to much performance. The processor is the same 1.3Ghz SoC, there is 1GB RAM, 4GB memory, and an 8 mega-pixel main camera. Dual SIMs cover popular frequencies (GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz WCDMA 850/2100MHz) and a SD card can easily add 32GB memory to the phone.

The THL T5S costs just $128.99.

Lenovo A850


Another large screen dual SIM phone from Lenovo. The Lenovo A850 is a 5.5-inch phone, packs 1GB RAM, 4GB of memory, 2250mAh battery and costs just $154.99!

iNew V3

inew v3 cheap smartphone

The iNew V3 makes it on to our lists again! The phone is quickly becoming a favourite for overseas phone buyers thanks to its attractive design, and great hardware.

The iNew V3 gets dual SIM support, 13 mega-pixel main camera, 5-inch 720p OGS display, NFC and OTG!

Top 10 Quad-core MT6582 Dual SIM Phones on sale now

There are plenty of other phones which are about to head to market such as the new JiaYu G4C, plus other new phones so be sure to keep an eye out for an updated list in a few months.

Anyone interested in buying any of these phones can click on the link next to the descriptions.

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