Thinnest Phones 2016
In the mobile world, there's an unspoken race to create the thinnest phone in the world. There are prototypes and cell phones that are only available in Asia, but some of the thinnest phone models are available right now in occident and include well-known brands and phone series by Samsung, LG, and other familiar names. Ultra-thin phones are great for men and women, but for different reasons: Women will appreciate slim phones for the refinement they inspire while men will enjoy them because they can tuck their phone in a pocket without feeling uncomfortable. This list present only slim phones that are no thicker than 9mm.
(This is the most recent thin phone.)
Quad-core 2.2GHz Android 4.2.2 phablet with a 4K UHD-capable 13-megapixel camera, a 6-inch Full HD display, and the Dolby Digital Plus
2.2GHz quad-core Windows Phone 8 phablet with a 20-megapixel PureView
camera, a 6-inch 1080p ClearBlack
LCD display, and four built-in digital microphones.
Octa-core 2GHz Android 4.2 phablet with a 13.1-megapixel camera, a 5-inch 1920 x 1080 IPS screen, and JBL stereo headphones - but without LTE connectivity.
This quad-core 1.4GHz Android 4.3 phablet boasts a 6-inch HD display, a 13-megapixel camera with Sony's Exmor RS
sensor, and a 3000mAh battery with Stamina
Quad-core Android 4.2 phablet with a 6-inch Full HD screen, a 13-megapixel camera, and a MagicFlip
LED cover that displays notifications.
Probably the most famous thin phone of all times was the Motorola RAZR
. Only 14mm thick -- an achievement for a flip phone in 2005 -- the RAZR sold 110 million copies worldwide before it was discontinued in 2007.
Quad-core 2.26GHz curved smartphone with a flexible 6-inch P-OLED display, a self-healing coating, and a 13-megapixel camera that can record UHD (3840 x 2160) videos.
Inexpensive quad-core (1.2GHz) Android Jelly Bean smartphone with a 4.5-inch 720p HD display but no 4G support.
- Thickness: 6.0-11.6 (curve) mm
Smaller member of the Motorola Droid
family with a 10-megapixel camera, Touchless Control
, and a Kevlar
Quad-core Android 4.3 smartphone with a 5.25-inch 720p TFT display and an 8-megapixel camera, but no LTE support.
Quad-core 2.26GHz Android 4.4.2 phablet that touts a 4.95-inch Full HD display with 445 pixels per inch and an 8-megapixel camera with imaging features like OIS, HDR+, and Photo Sphere
Concave 5.7-inch quad-core 2.3GHz Android phablet with the Samsung KNOX security system.
Quad-core Android phablet with a 5-inch 443ppi Full HD screen, Dolby Digital audio technology, and a low 0.225 SAR rating, but no support for memory expansion or LTE.
Lightweight Dual-core 1.2GHz Android 4.2 smartphone with a 4.7-inch 720p display and an 8-megapixel camera.
Lightweight (3.39 ounces) dual-core 1.3GHz Android 4.2 with a 4.3-inch 800 x 480 display and a 5-megapixel camera.
Dual-core 1.2GHz Android 4.1.2 smartphone with the Smart Stay
and S Voice
features and a 4.3-inch 800 x 480 TFT screen.
This mid-level quad-core 1.2GHz Android 4.2 phablet sports a 5-inch 720p IPS screen and a Mediatek 1.2Ghz quad-core processor.