Editors Liked

  • Extremely high value, Amazing price, Flagshipquality metal build, Good IPS screen, Phenomenal performance, Great battery life, Excellent camera, Ultra fast and accurate fingerprint scanner, MIUI 8 is a big improvement over predecessors in many ways, Tons
  • Metal chassis with 2.5D glass display, Beautiful Full HD display, Long battery life, Great price
  • Stable case, Respectable speaker, Good cameras, Quick WLAN and LTE, Good speech quality, Reliable touchscreen, Stable viewing angles, Remains cool
  • Affordable, Dualband LTE support, Stable performance, Good cameras,  

Editors Didn't Like

  • No NFC
  • Average camera performance, MicroUSB, not USB TypeC
  • Back side shows fingerprints, Warranty claims could be expensive, Low display resolution, Some software aimed at Chinese market, Defective power supply adapter
  • Bulky frame, Regularsized SIM requires an adapter for many users, No dualSIM support