Some China-based local smartphones brands are very good at releasing clones of popular handsets. GooPhone is one company which regularly releases clones to Apple and Samsung flagship devices. Some of it’s previously released devices are clones of popular iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, Galaxy S7 and recently Galaxy S8. Meiigoo M1 smartphone is a perfect OnePlus 5 clone and it comes within a week of OnePlus 5 launch.
Meiigoo M1 Specifications: In terms of hardware, the device comes with 5.5-inch full HD display with 2.5D Curved glass and powered by a Mediatek Helio P20 MTK6757 processor clocked at 2.3 GHz. It’s powered by a 6 GB RAM and has 64 GB built-in memory.
According to the listing, it comes with Touch ID support and has a dual camera set up with 13 mega pixel rear camera (Sony IMX214 image sensor, f/2.2 aperture) + 8 mega pixel snapper and 8 mega pixel front facing camera with Softlight. Company claims that the rear camera will give your bokeh effect(images with a blurred background so that there is more focus on focused area). It mocks OnePlus 5 not only in terms of specs but also in terms of design as well. It houses a 4000 mAh Sony cell battery and includes a micro SD card slot for memory expansion up to 128 GB through micro SD card.
Meiigoo M1 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box and it’s a dual SIM device with advanced features like USB Type-C, Bluetooth v4.0, and USB OTG support.
Meiigoo M1 Price
One of the better advantages of buying a Chinese clone is the price. The Meiigoo M1 is available for purchase at €209.99 (approximately $239 USD), almost half price as that of OnePlus 5. It’s available for purchase in European countries through eFox shop online in Black, Gray and Gold color choice.