The smartphone industry has seen a lot of innovation in the last couple of years than what it saw in the last decade. While many brands are focused on solving the real world user experience, there are some companies who think that the problem lies within the specifications. That is why they are coming up with such heavy hardware that you don’t even see on a laptop or desktop these days. Are you confused? Well, don’t be, we are talking about the RAM storage on a smartphone.
Some brands believe that their smartphone will offer the best experience if they could just ante-up the hardware on them. It might be true but will purely depend upon the software experience as well. Though, today we are not her to review the handsets; instead, we are hunting for the best 6GB RAM smartphone. With a specifications war going on among smartphone brands users are in for a treat. Below are the best smartphones with 6GB RAM that you can buy in the market right now.
Asus, the Taiwanese manufacturer, recently launched its new Zenfone series at the Computex 2016 in Taipei. It is the company’s first ever smartphone sporting a massive 6GB of RAM. This Deluxe variant of the Zenfone 3 packs some heavy specifications and have an all metal build body with the invisible antenna. The device packs a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with 1080p resolution and has an always-on display feature just like the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.
It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Quad-core chipset, which is accompanied by an Adreno 530 GPU and 64GB internal storage, which can be expanded up to 256GB. It is running on the custom Zen UI based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. Regarding the camera package, it has a 23-megapixel resolution sensor on the rear while an 8MP resolution module on the back. All this is powered by a 3000mAh capacity battery.
LeEco, the Chinese giant, launched its second generation of handset earlier in April in China. The LeEco Le Max 2 is the successor to the Le Max that was launched last year and in late January this year in India. It boasts heavy specification list where 6GB of RAM is one of them. The device is powered by a Snapdragon 820 chipset, which is a Quad-core chipset and is accompanied by an Adreno 530 GPU. In terms of the storage space, it has 64GB storage, while you can’t expand that as it has no microSD card slot.
The device runs custom interface named EUI 5.5, which is based on the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The camera package includes 21-megapixel resolution image sensor on the rear while it has a LED flash accompanying. At the front, you can see an 8-megapixel image sensor to take selfies. Talking about the connectivity, it has a USB Type-C port and no 3.5mm audio jack. The company plans to sell Type-C based earphones that would be used by this handset. All this is powered by a 3100mAh capacity battery.
Lenovo, another Chinese brand which is popular for its affordable line of smartphones in India has launched a ZUK Z2 Pro with 6GB of RAM. ZUK is company’s online exclusive brand that was launched last year with model Zuk Z1, which is now also available in India. The device packs a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED display that is 1080p in resolution. It is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The handset has a glass body on front and back with metallic frame sandwich between them.
The ZUK 2 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset, which is a Quad-core chipset. The internal storage on this device is at 64GB, which can be expandable up 128GB via microSD card slot. Regarding the camera package, it has a 13-megapixel image sensor on the rear while an 8-megapixel module on the front. All this is fueled by a 3100mAh capacity battery.
Vernee, the upcoming smartphone coming out of China has been the talk of the town as it was among the first to announce a 6GB RAM enabled the device in late March this year. The device is powered by a MediaTek Helio X25, which is enhanced version of the Helio X20. It is a Deca-core enabled processor, so expect a powerful performance from the handset.
The Apollo sports a 5.5-inch 2K display with 3D Touch capability, currently only two Android handsets are confirmed to have this feature; they are Gionee S8 and Meizu Pro 6. The device has an internal memory of 128GB, which can be expanded up to 128GB additionally via microSD card slot. In terms of the camera department, it has a 21-megapixel image sensor on the rear while there is an 8-megapixel image sensor on the front. On the back side of the device, it houses a fingerprint sensor for security purposes. The battery capacity fueling the device is unknown.
Vivo, a premium smartphone player in China, which recently entered the top five smartphone brands list in the world in terms of sales, was the first to introduce a 6GB RAM smartphone. Part of a larger enterprise, BBK Electronics, the Vivo has an XPlay5 Elite (Ultimate Edition), which is a powerhouse in terms of the performance. It is powered by a Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset. It is accompanied by an Adreno 530 GPU. It has an internal storage of 128GB, which is expandable up to 128GB via microSD card slot.
The camera department on this handset stands at 16-megapixel on the rear while 8-megapixel on the front. The device will be running on the customized OS named FunTouch OS, which is based on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Talking about the connectivity, it has a 4G LTE network support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Hi-Fi Audio support. It is fueled by a 3600mAh capacity battery.
ZTE, another premium Chinese handset manufacturer, which has a presence in big markets like the United States and Russia has launched Axon 7 with 6GB of RAM less than two weeks ago. The display on this handset has a 2560 x 1440 pixel resolution with a real estate of 5.5-inch. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset, which is a Quad-core flagship processor. It has an option of 64GB and 128GB of internal storage.
The device would be run on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow based custom interface. In terms of the camera department, you can see the 20-megapixel sensor on the rear while there is an 8-megapixel sensor on the front for snapping selfies. Talking about the connectivity options, it has a 4G LTE support, Hi-Fi 2.0, and various other connectivity features. It is fueled by a 3140mAh capacity battery.
Note: Above list includes six devices as of now, but we would be updating the list as soon as the new devices with 6GB of RAM are launched by companies. Bookmark this article for further updates if you’re looking to buy any of these handsets or even interested to check out what all phones comes with the whooping amount of RAM.
Currently, it is also anticipated by the reports that OnePlus 3, which is going to be announced on June 14th will have two variants one with 4GB RAM and 6GB RAM. Whereas Samsung that will be skipping the Note 6 and planning to jump directly to Note 7 coming this August will also probably sport 6GB RAM. So, stay tuned in for updates on the best 6GB RAM smartphones to buy right now.