Oukitel U18: The 1st iPhone X clone starts presale for just $159.99 (video)

by Dimitris Economou 0

While Oukitel has released several full-display smartphones like the Oukitel C8, MIX 2, K5000, K10, etc, it is now time for the release of Oukitel U18, the iPhone X style all-screen smartphone with the characteristic notcn display. It is the global first iPhone X style full screen smartphone that starts presale and delivery and the ChiChin mamanufacturer has done a great job to offer the best possible result at the best possipos price.

Oukitel U18

Of course, the star feature of the U18 is the 5.85″ 21:9 full screen. It features the iPhone X notch on top but sports a 21:9 aspect ratio wichw results in a narrower body. Also, the HD+ resolution is awesome for images, videos and games.

Oukitel U18

When talking about performance, U18 presses all the right buttons as it is powerful enough for every task, yet has a low power consumption for excellent battery life. To achieve that, Oukitel chose the MT6750T octa-core SoC that supports the 21:9 aspect ratio and added 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable up to 128GB more via SD) for worry-free multitasking. What’s more, they threw in a big 4000mAh battery with a 5V/2A USB Type-C charger.

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On the camera department, U18 features a dual rear camera 16MP/5MP sensors from Sony (IMX135) and OV (OV8858) as well as a 13MP front shooter. Under the rear camera lies the fingerprint sensor while the device support Face Unlock as well.

The device runs on Android 7 that is the most stable version to date, with the company considering the possibility of upgrading to Android Oreo when it reaches similar stability and maturity.

Oukitel U18

Lastly, Oukitel created a device with an excellent hand feeling using a combination of 2.5D display, CNC crafted zinc alloy frame and rubber painted 3D back cover. It’s both pleasant to your eyes and hands.

OUKITEL U18 starts its Global First Presale today and will last until February 7th. As Chinese Spring Festival is coming, the company is cooperating with Banggood to host the presale and give a big discount on the U18. Instead of the $179.99 original price, you can get it at $159.99 during presale. To see all the presale details, visit the product page here. Also, ahead of the Spring Festival Oukitel is running a giveaway too. All details are available in the video below.