Best Chinese smartphones under RM750 available in Malaysia – Part 2

Last time we put Meizu M1 Note, Elephone P6000, Ulefone Be Pro, Lenovo K3 Note and ASUS ZenFone 2 ZE500CL in the list of best Chinese smartphones under RM750 available in Malaysia. Today, we’ll continue the list with another 5 devices promising you good price and specs.

1. Lenovo A7000:

Lenovo A7000 Specs:

Let’s have a short look at the Lenovo A7000 Specs. It is the big younger brother of Lenovo A6000 with a larger HD display of 5.5 inches. With upgraded specs and Dolby Atmos Sound buit-in the phone, A7000 can give you feelings like in cinema. In addition, the device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6572M CPU paired with 2GB RAM and 8GB of storage (but can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD). As for camera, A7000 has a combo of an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera.

Lenovo A7000

Processor MediaTek MT6752m 1.5GHz True8Core
Operating System Android 5.0 Lollipop with VIBE UI
Display/Resolution 5.5-inch HD (1280×720) IPS display
Color Onyx Black and Pearl White
Memory 2GB RAM
Storage 8GB of expandable storage (up to 32GB)
Connectivity 4G LTE, FDD Band 1, 3, 7, 20, TDD Band 40
Camera Rear: 8MP, auto-focus, LED flashFront: 5MP, fixed-focus
Battery 2,900mAh (Li-polymer, replaceable)
Weight 140 grams
Dimensions 152.6 x 76.2 x 7.99mm
SIM Support Dual SIM
Outstanding feature Dolby Atmos tech

Lenovo A7000 Price in Malaysia:

Lenovo A7000 under RM750

Lenovo A7000 Malaysia has gone on sale on May 20, 2015 for the recommended retail price of RM699. Nonetheless, thanks to Lenovo’s partnership with Lazada Malaysia, Lenovo A7000 is priced at RM625. Click here to check it!


2. Xiaomi Mi4i:

Xiaomi Mi4i Specs:

Xiaomi Mi4i runs on MIUI 6 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop and includes a 2nd generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 1.7GHz octa-core 64-bit processor along with 2GB RAM and 16GB of storage, but there would be no microSD card slot. As for other specs, Xiaomi Mi4i Malaysia has a 3,120mAh battery, a dual SIM supporting 4G LTE and a front 5-inch Full HD IPS screen by JDI with Sunlight Display tech. This technology helps optimize the screen on the pixel level that gives users a better view under the sunlight. Furthermore, the heating issues on Mi4i have also been fixed by a new Xiaomi update known as OTA (Over The Air) system update of MIUI v6.5.50.

Xiaomi Mi4i


XIAOMI Mi4i is available in Malaysia at RM749:
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 1.7GHz octa-core 64-bit
Operating System MIUI 6 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop
Display/Resolution 5-inch Full HD IPS
Color Black, White, Yellow, Blue, and Pink
Memory 2GB RAM
Storage 16GB of non-expandable storage
Connectivity 4G LTE
Camera Rear: 13 MP, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flashFront: 5MP
Battery 3,120mAh
Weight 130 grams
Dimensions 138.1 x 69.6 x 7.8mm
SIM Support Dual SIM
Outstanding feature Sunlight Display tech

Xiaomi Mi4i Price in Malaysia:

Xiaomi Mi4i

Mi4i seems less expensive than other Xiaomi smartphones. Mi4i Malaysia is priced at RM749, and it has been having a flash sale from 28 May, 2015. Click HERE to get a Xiaomi Mi4i Dark Grey.


3. Lenovo S60:

Lenovo S60 Specs:

Lenovo S60 was launched in January, 2015 and available on sale from March. It comes with a 5” HD screen that allows for nearly 180-degrees of wide-angle viewing, and boasts a 1.2Ghz 64-bit quad core Snapdragon 410  chipset with a 2,150mAh battery. The S60 has the power to play music & video, run apps & games, and more – all without skipping a beat. On the other hand, it will let you take brilliant 13MP photos and 5MP selfies in a combination with a new simplified interface. Doesn’t it sound good?

Lenovo S60


Processor Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410
Operating System Android OS, v4.4 (KitKat)
Display/Resolution 5-inch HD IPS
Color Pearl White, Graphite Grey, and Yellow
Memory 2GB RAM
Storage 8GB of expandable storage (up to 32GB)
Connectivity Wi-Fi
Camera Rear: 13 MP, autofocus, LED flashFront: 5MP
Battery 2,150mAh
Weight 128 grams
Dimensions 143.3 x 72 x 7.7mm
SIM Support Dual SIM

Lenovo S60 Price in Malaysia:

Lenovo S60

The Lenovo S60 promo price is RM750, yet now you can buy it with RM715 here.


4. Xiaomi Redmi 2:

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Specs:

The Redmi 2 was released in January 2015 like Lenovo S60. Compared to the Redmi 1S, you get a better 64-bit Snapdragon 410 clocked at 1.2Ghz. The Basic Version of the Redmi 2 comes with 1GB of LDDR3 RAM and 8GB of internal memory. The Main Camera of the Redmi 2 is 8MP with a 5-element lens, while the Front Camera is a 2MP shooter, which is capable of taking HD videos.

Xiaomi Redmi 2

Processor 64-bit Snapdragon 410 1.2Ghz
Operating System MIUI V6 based on Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Display/Resolution 4.7-inch HD IPS
Color Black, White, Yellow, Pink, and Green
Memory 1GB/2GB RAM
Storage 8GB/16GB of expandable storage (up to 32GB)
Connectivity 4G LTE
Camera Rear: 8 MP, autofocus, LED flashFront: 2MP
Battery 2,200mAh
Weight 133 grams
Dimensions 134 x 67.2 x 9.4mm
SIM Support Dual SIM

Xiaomi Redmi2 Price in Malaysia:

Xiaomi Redmi 2

Now you can purchase a Xiaomi Redmi 2 (1GB RAM and 8GB ROM) with RM449 here.


5. Oukitel U8:

Oukitel U8 Specs:

Oukitel U8 is a 2.5D-curved-glass-over phone with finishes made of aluminum alloy and housing made of plastic. Apart from its interesting design, U8 includes 5.5” 720p IPS screen, a combo of 13 mega-pixel rear camera and 5 mega-pixel front camera, 2GB RAM, Mali-T720 GPU, and 16GB of storage (but able to be expanded up to 128GB via a microSD card). It is powered by Mediatek MT6735 64-bit Quad-core processor, and run by Android 5.1 Lollipop and a 2,850mAh battery. One selling point for Oukitel U8 is its finger scanner placed under the rear camera and in the centric phone’s upper part.

Oukitel U8


Processor Mediatek MT6735 64-bit Quad-core
Operating System Android 5.1 Lollipop
Display/Resolution 5.5-inch HD IPS
Color Black and White
Memory 2GB RAM
Storage 16GB of non-expandable storage (up to 128GB)
Connectivity 4G LTE
Camera Rear: 13 MP, flash lightFront: 5MP
Battery 2,850mAh
Weight 197 grams
Dimensions 151.8 x 76.3 x 7.9mm
SIM Support Dual SIM
Outstanding feature Fingerprint scanner

Oukitel U8 Price in Malaysia:

Oukitel U8

In terms of price, the company has set a good price for U8. It will go on sale for $139.99 (RM502) in the period of presale from 15 to 21 May here. After that, U8 price will increase as what is described in the following picture.


So, those are 5 more Chinese smartphones under RM750 we want to introduce to you if you are looking for some affordable device with good specs. Do you think they are the right choices?