The Snail Mobile i7 phablet is a PS Vita wannabe.

In China, a company by the name of iReadyGo had been making Android-powered gaming handhelds for years.

Following the W3D from 2015. The company plans to release a new Android smartphone at the ChinaJoy expo later this month.

This upcoming Snail Mobile i7 is a surprisingly well-specced gaming phone for its 1,899 yuan (about $280) price point, especially with its 6-inch 1080p touchscreen, 6GB RAM, 64GB storage, stereo speakers, dual SIM slots and removable 6,000 mAh battery.

It also features a 5-megapixel front camera and a 16-megapixel main camera on the back.

On the gaming side, the i7 comes with a standard set of buttons: a D-pad and a joystick on the left, four action buttons plus another joystick on the right and two shoulder buttons.

Snail Mobile is actually planning to bring its i7 overseas. Starting with Hong Kong in August and then the Western markets in the very near future.