Mobile market is bustling with activity and new products hit the shelf every day. Dual SIM phones enable great functionality and flexibility for users, in form of mixing work and pleasure. No need to carry separate phones around and have a nervous breakdown when they both start ringing.

You can have two different numbers or use one SIM for data and the other for calls and text messages. These devices are also useful for those traveling abroad a lot, and are becoming more and more popular around the globe. Here is the list of the best dual SIM phones out there.


Samsung Galaxy Note 5

Just looking at an AMOLED 5.7 inch stunning screen is a pure pleasure when holding this striking gadget in hands. An Android Lollipop version 5.1 works smoothly without freezing and lags. It supports 32 and 64 GB of internal storage space and mounts 4 GB of RAM memory. It does not have a micro SD slot, but it does not even need one. Absence of a removable battery might also turn away certain customers, but Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Dual SIM version is still a safe bet.


As its predecessor G3, this model sports a 5.5 inch screen and outstanding body to display size ratio. A KitKat-based handset has a hexa-core Snapdragon 808 and 3GB of RAM as a driving force behind it. A 16-megapixel rear shooter performs well even in low light situations thanks to the Optical Image Stabilization+ technology. LG G4 Dual SIM model is likely to satisfy even the pickiest of users, who can enjoy its unique phablet feel. It does not get much better than this on an Android market.

HTC Desire 626Q

When HTC launched the new model this year, many rushed to secure their own gadget, and for good reasons too. A bright 5 inch display with 16 million colors will leave no one disappointed. A high performance octa-core from Mediatech can compete with the hardware might of other flagships, but 16 GB of internal storage and 2 GB of RAM may make it less desirable for some. Regardless, HTC Desire 626Q Dual SIM is an excellent device with a dual stand-by.

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 Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos

The latest flagship addition from Samsung is a much needed breath of fresh air. Retaining the signature look the company also delivered that premium touch. Seamless software experience comes on top of a vivid Quad HD display that is a real treat for the eyes. This formidable device is powered by 2.1 GHz octa-core Samsung Exynos 7420 processor, 3 GB of RAM and has 34 GB of storage space. The international Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos are available on Amazon, but users need to check for 4G LTE support with a local network provider.

Sony Xperia M5

The M5 is an all-around upgrade to the previous model. A 21.5 MP main camera is a imposing tool for photo enthusiasts, and screen resolution is bumped to full HD. The chipset does not come from Qualcomm factories anymore, and embodies a 2.0 GHz Octa-core Cortex-A53 that works in tandem with 3 GB of RAM. A 16 GB of internal slot and micro SD card slot should be enough for most owners, just note that Sony Xperia M5 Dual SIM has many regional editions that vary in terms of LTE availability.

On dual tracks

Although many manufacturers do not make dual SIM versions of all their phones, these special models are becoming increasingly popular. They no longer lurk in shadows and even local brands you never heard of manufacture them.

This came as a bit of a surprise, and flagships are now trying to blow the competition out of the water with cutting-edge hardware capabilities. The range of choices and great value-for-money offerings has never been this wide, but be careful when picking the latest tech weapon of choice.

Posted by Nate M. Vickery

Nate M. Vickery is an entrepreneur and marketing consultant from Sydney, Australia. Lately he is mostly engaged in investing and developing his web designing hobby. Aside from work he enjoys spending time in the great Australian outback and watching football games.