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Abbie is a self confessed Chinese phone addict! After cutting her teeth on the Meizu M9 she hasn't been able to keep away from Chinese phones keeping her ear to the ground especially for the latest Shanzhai and clone news!

LeTV X600 shows up again sporting a protective case

Posted on in Launch, LeTV, news, Phones | 11 comments
letv x600

If you are like me you are probably shouting “come on LeTV, just release your damn phones” but as they are not listening we only have more leaks and unconfirmed details for you.

Elephone Halo is their most unique phone to date

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 34 comments
elephone halo

Elephone are preparing to launch a new phone named the Halo, that is their most unique design to date.

Subor bring us one step closer to bezel-less phones

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 15 comments
subor s3

Subor crop up now and then here on GizChina this time though they have an original design sporting 0.7mm bezels.

Mlais launch Mlais M52 Giveaway

Posted on in Android, Mlais, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
mlais time to win

Mlais have launched a giveaway offering fans the chance to win one of their latest 64bit Mlais M52 phones.

OnePlus Powerbank officially on sale 17th March

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 11 comments
oneplus powerbank

OnePlus have posted a teaser for their rechargeable powerbank indicating that the accessory will go on sale tomorrow.

Xiaomi to open 100 experience stores in India

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 5 comments
xiaomi India

Xiaomi want to strengthen their market share in India by opening up to 100 Xiaomi Experience centers in the country where potential customers can learn more about the company.

Ubuntu powered BQ Aquaris E4.5 goes now on sale in Europe

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 4 comments

Spanish consumer electronics company BQ have released their Ubuntu Aquaris phone in Europe via their official online store.

Asus Infographic tells you why to buy the ZenWatch over the Apple Watch

Posted on in Asus, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Wearable | 6 comments
asus zenwatch

Asus are hoping to attract more attention for their wearable with a cheeky infographic explaining why you should buy the Asus ZenWatch over the Apple Watch.

Pre-order the MT6732 Elephone G2 now for only $95 (coupon here)

Posted on in Discounts, Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 8 comments
elephone g2

Elephone have kicked off presales of their Elephone G2 which comes with a quad-core LTE processor, Android 5.0 and even the option of Cyanogenmod for just $95!

Lenovo A7000 released, boasts Dolby Atmos Audio

Posted on in Launch, Lenovo, news, Phones | 22 comments
lenovo a7000

It’s becoming more comment for Chinese phone makers to concentrate on Audio, the latest Lenovo A7000 goes one step further by being the first to offer Dolby Atmos.

HTC M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 cases show up on Alibaba in China

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
htc m9 cases

Alibaba is a great source of tips and leaks for upcoming phones, and once again the Ecommerce platform is helping to piece together both the HTC M9 and Samsung Galaxy S6 phones.

$88 Karbonn Titanium Dazzle launched in Inida

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
Karbonn Titanium Dazzle

India based Karbonn have released their latest Android phone costing a remarkable $88.

20nm MT6796 chipset leaked on roadmap

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 12 comments

Mediatek won’t be slowing down this year and plan to launch the 20nm MT6796 64bit later in the year.

Oxygen OS and Cyanogen 12S both coming to the OPO in March

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 4 comments
oneplus oxygen rom ui

Owners of the OnePlus One can look forward to two new OS options this March.

Lenovo could launch 5 new Vibe branded phones at MWC

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones, Tech | 8 comments
lenovo vibe family

Lenovo look like they are planning to make waves at MWC this year with the launch of 5 new devices all under the Vibe sub brand.

UMi Zero update 3.06 released

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi | 18 comments
umi zero update

UMi Zero owners are once again lucky to get another firmware update for their alloy bodied phones.

Qualcomm and Mediatek versions of the Zenfone 2 is a possibility

Posted on in Asus, news, Phones | 8 comments
asus zenfone 2

One of the more exciting phones launches at CES was the Asus Zenfone 2 with 4GB RAM, now reports are in that a Qualcomm and Mediatek variant could be in the works.

The Serendipity S7 shows up in the flesh and retains its super narrow bezels

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Serendipity S7

All to often renders of a new smartphone don’t quite live up to expectation once the device launches. Not true with the Serendipity S7 which retains ultra narrow belles even in the flesh.

Allwinner hoping to bring the cost of 4K video down with new 64bit tablet SoC

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech | 4 comments

Chinese chip maker Allwinner have unveiled the Allwinner A64 SoC for tablets which could bring 4K video support to devices in lower price brackets.

Dual Boot Wei Yan Sofia said to run Android 5.0 and Windows 10

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 16 comments

China could soon be home to a dual boot Windows 10, Android 5.0 smartphone named the Wei Yan Sofia.