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Phone news that didn’t make the headlines: Week 4

Posted on in Android, Doogee, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone | 3 comments
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Here’s this weeks round up of news bites that didn’t make the headlines.

LeTV “Music” phone could be unveiled on the 28th January

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letv smartphone leaked

LeTV are up again for another launch this time on the same day as the Meizu m1 mini, and possibly with their very own smartphone.

Meizu m1 mini to come in Ubuntu flavour claim latest leaks

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 14 comments
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Leaks posted this evening on Weibo claim to show some of the features of the upcoming Meizu m1 mini including the choice of Ubuntu OS.

These images could be the body of the Huawei MediaPad X2

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huawei mediapad x2

Chinese media today have found spy photo of the chassis of the Huawei MediaPad X2 and believe the phablet will be unveiled at MWC.

First renders of the Ulefone Be X surface

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ulefone be x

A couple of renders of a new phone named the Ulefone Be X surfaced in our inbox this morning. Here is what we know about the phone so far.

Xiaomi sell 9000 Mi Box Mini in 17 seconds

Posted on in Launch, news, Xiaomi News | 7 comments
mi box mini

Xiaomi’s tiny home media plug has proven popular in China with the first rounds of Mi Box Mini sales going in only 17 seconds.

Onda V919 Android Windows tablet

Posted on in Tablets | 8 comments
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Chinese tablets still might not be as popular as Android phones, but at least we are seeing companies move with the times and bring more functionality to the table, such as dual-boot on the Onda V919.

iOcean release Antutu benchmark video of MT6752 Rock

Posted on in Benchmarks, iOcean, news, Phones | 15 comments
iocean rock antutu

iOcean have released a video of their 64bit flagship phone running Antutu to prove what their new phone is capable of.

Meizu and Haier get together, a rival to Xiaomi’s connected home dream!

Posted on in Launch, Meizu News, news, Phones | 2 comments
meizu and haier

Meizu have pulled another surprise from out of their bag of tricks, with the announcement that they are teaming up with Chinese home appliance maker Haier.

IUNI earphones feature novel twist adjustment

Posted on in Android, IUNI, news, Tech | 6 comments
iuni earphones

IUNI, better known for their Android phones, have released a pair of earphones with unique twist to adjust feature.

Meizu release teasers for m1 mini launch, here is what they could mean

Posted on in Launch, Meizu News, news, Phones | 6 comments
meizu teasers

Following on from the official announcment of Meizu’s launch at the end of the month, the company have now released teasers allowing us to take a guess at what to expect.

OnePlus One will receive Android 5.0 Lollipop next month

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones, ROM | 4 comments
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Cyanogen boss Steve Kondik has revealed that he and his team hope to release CyanogenMod 12 for the OnePlus based on Android 5.0 next month.

This is what the 64bit Zopo ZP720 Focus looks like in the flesh!

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Zopo | 16 comments
zopo zp720 focus

Zopo may have lost it’s mojo recently, but they are still playing the game with the launch of the new 64bit Zopo ZP720 Focus. Here are the first real photos of the new mid-range phone.

Ulefone working on Android 5.0 for their flagship Be Pro

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone | 22 comments
ulefone be pro android 5

Ulefone aren’t waisting anytime with development of updates for the flagship Be Pro. Spy photos even show Android 5.0 Lollipop is undergoing final tests.

Mi Box Mini, super tiny Android TV box launched!

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tech, Xiaomi News | 9 comments
mi box mini

The final launch item from today’s Xiaomi announcement was the Mi Box Mini, an impressively tiny little Android TV box that will cost only 199 Yuan!

Qualcomm bringing the Snapdragon 810 to China on 23rd January, what will it be in?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 15 comments
snapdragon 810 china

2015 has kicked off to a romping start with some exciting prospects from Xiaomi, Meizu and new processors from Mediatek. Qualcomm don’t intend to be left out of the party though and have arranged a coming out party for the Snapdragon 810 in China on the 23rd of this month!

Oppo officially launch the Oppo R1C in China for $403

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 8 comments
oppo r1c

Oppo R1C officially launched in China, rumoured specifications prove to be largely accurate.

Nearly 1 million OnePlus One sold, OnePlus 2 expected in 6 months plus something new

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 10 comments

It was only a couple of months ago when OnePlus announced 500,000 OPO until sold, now the company say almost a million have found new owners.

UMi release 3.0.3 update for UMi Zero to download now

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi | 37 comments
umi zero

Umi have been enjoying a runaway success with their UMi Zero smartphone, and its great to see they are supporting their fans with software updates.

Huawei G628 is their first 64bit Mediatek phone

Posted on in Android, Huawei, news, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
huawei g628

Even with a portfolio of their own processors, Huawei have opted for the 64bit MT6752 in the new Huawei G628.