Smartphone makers always considered thinness as a key marketing point, and looking at the thinness of current-generation flagships.
Thinner, lighter and powerful smartphones are ready to take on the likes of conventional phones. Key smartphone makers including Samsung, Lenovo, Huawei are openly supporting thin smartphones. Samsung's latest premium handset, the Galaxy A8, which is claimed as the thinnest smartphone ever by the company.
We have jotted all the Android smartphones that has a thin form factor. Take a look at the slider below to know more.
Samsung Galaxy A8
The Samsung Galaxy A8 is claimed as the thinnest smartphone, measuring 5.9 mm, designed by the company. The Galaxy A8 features a 5.7 inch Super AMOLED panel at 1080x1920 pixels resolution. It is powered by Snapdragon 615 chipset clocked at 1.5GHz octa-core, paired with 2GB of RAM. Know more here.
Gionee Elife S7
Gionee is one among the popular smartphone maker with experience in designing and manufacturer ultra-thin smartphones. The Gionee Elife S7 measures just 5.5 mm. It sports a 5.2 inch Super AMOLED display at 1080x1920 pixels of resolution. It is powered by octa-core MediaTek 6752 chipset paired with 2G of RAM. Know more here.
Huawei P8 measures just 6.4 mm. It sports a 5.2 inch IPS LCD display at a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels. It is powered by octa-core Kirin 930/935 chipset, paired with 3GB of RAM. In terms of camera it has 13 megapixel primary camera and an 8 megapixel selfie shooter. Know more specifications here.
Vivo X5 Max
Vivo X5 Max comes with a thickness of just 5.1mm and features a metallic construction. It sports a 5.5 inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels and powered by an octa-core Snadragon 615 chipset paired with 2GB of RAM.
Currently, the slimmest smartphone is the Oppo R5, it measures just 4.85mm. The smartphone sports a 5.2 inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1080x1920 pixels. It is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 615 chipset along with 2GB of RAM and has 16GB of internal storage. Know more here.
The Vivo X3S measures just 6mm. The smartphone sports a 6 inch IPS LCD 2K display at 2560x1440 pixels of resolution. It is powered by Snapdragon 800 Quad Core processor, paired with 3GB of RAM and comes with 32GB of internal storage and fingerprint scanner.
Samsung Galaxy S6
Samsung's flagship smartphone, Galaxy S6 features the a revamped design, and it is also called as the best ever designed smartphone by the South Korean giant. It flaunts a 5.1 inch Super AMOLED display at 1440x2560 pixels of resolution and is powered by its very own Exynos 7420 chipset, paired with 3GB of RAM. Know more here.
Gionee Elife S5.1
Gionee has handful of smartphone that comes with a slim form factor. The Elife S5.1 measures just 5.2 mm. It comes with 4.8 inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels. It is powered by 1.7 GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mali 450-MP4 GPU and paired with 1GB of RAM. Know more here.
Micromax Canvas Sliver 5
Micromax came up with its thinnest smartphone, Canvas Sliver 5, measuring just 5.1mm. It comes with a 4.8 inch HD AMOLED display with 720x1280 pixels resolution. It is powered by quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex A53 processor paired with 2GB of RAM. Know more.
Gionee Elife S5.5
Another Gionee smartphone in the list. The Elife S5.5 measure just 5.6mm. It flaunts a 5 inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1920x1080 pixels and is powered by 1.7GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6592 processor with Mail 450-MP4 GPU and 2GB of RAM. Know more here.