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Ying Hua

I'm an avid gamer and a bit of a Ninja when it comes to gadgets and technology. When I'm not busy with the latest Android and iOS games and I can be found writing at Gizchina.com.

KingSing W8 first impressions of a $99 Windows tablet

Posted on in KingSing, news, Reviews, Tablets, Tech | 18 comments
kingsing w8

KingSing have taken advantage of the new Windows licensing rules and have launched the KingSing W8, an 8 inch Windows tablet for less than $100.

Viro, the smartphone with green tech, vanishes from the web

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Startups, Tech | 16 comments
viro phone

A few days ago we posted news about Viro, a smartphone startup which made outlandish claims to battery life. Unsurprisngly the company seems to have completely disappeared now from the web.

6.3mm, LTE, Vivo X5L Announced

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Vivo | 4 comments
vivo x5l

Vivo have also launched a new smartphone today, the Vivo X5L, a slim LTE smartphone with octacore processor and high-end audio components.

First lot of Xiaomi Mi Band will go on sale 18th August

Posted on in Launch, news, Tech, Wearable, Xiaomi | 1 comment
xiaomi mi band

If you are in the market for a cheap wearable from a famous Chinese brand then keep your eyes on Chinese resellers after the 18th August for bargain priced Mi Band’s.

More details of Huawei’s Forthcoming launch revealed

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 0 comments
huawei 4th september launch

It was revealed earlier this week that Huawei will launch their new device, possible the Ascend Mate 7, on the 4th August. Here are a few more details to go with the news.

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Meizu tease “Stunning New OS”

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 0 comments
stunning new os Meizu

Meizu are finally teasing us about their next flagship smartphone over on their official Facebook page. The first teaser says we should look forward to a “Stunning New OS”.

Another purported Meizu leak shows narrower bezels and fingerprint scanner

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
meizu mx3s fingerprint

New photos of the next Meizu confirm the rumoured narrow screen bezel and integrated fingerprint scanner.

5 reason you need a Xiaomi Mi Router

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Top 10, Xiaomi | 25 comments
xiaomi router gizchina

Last week I took delivery of a Xiaomi Mi Router with 1TB of onboard storage, and dual internal antennas. It is the best piece of hardware I have bought for the home to date. Here are 5 reasons you need one.

Coolpad 8675-HD receives Tenaa certification

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 3 comments
coolpad 8675 hd

What does the body and spec of a phone look like of a 44,785 point Antutu monster? Well here it is, and shockingly it is a another Mediatek phone.

BLU Dash, a Mediatek phone with FDD LTE

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 0 comments
blu dash lte

Affordable phone maker BLU, has announced details to launch the BLU Dash smartphone with a Mediatek chip and FDD LTE support.

Cubot release their thinnest phone ever

Posted on in Cubot, Launch, news, Phones | 8 comments
cubot s208 thin

The Cubot S208, is now on sale. The phone, touted as the “thinnest Cubot ever” measures 7.99mm, but at what cost?

Asus Zenfone 5 or Xiaomi Mi3? What specs are more important?

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 18 comments
asus zenphone 5

It might seem odd that we are talking about two phones that were launched sometime ago, but with international launches just starting in some markets the choice between the Asus Zenfone 5 or Xiaomi Mi3 is a very real one.

Meizu outs plans to bring Flyme to OnePlus, Samsung and even Nokia phones!

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones, ROM | 1 comment
flyme

Today in Chengdu, Meizu’s Flyme team outlined their planned expansion for the Flyme ROM and which device we can expect to see the ROM ported too.

Huawei hoping to dampen 22nd July Xiaomi launch

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phablets, Phones | 4 comments
huawei ascend p7 million

Huawei are looking to dampen the launch of the Xiaomi Mi4 this money by releasing a product of its own on the same day.

Chinese modder claims to have MIUI running on the OnePlus One

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones, ROM | 2 comments
oneplus miui

Is this really a video of MIUI running on the OnePlus One or nothing more than MIUI Express?

Elephone take inspiration from iPhone 6 leaks for their next phone

Posted on in Elephone, Knock Off, news, Phones | 3 comments
elephone p6

Elephone don’t seem to take a break from releasing news of their new phones. It seems to be showing now though as inspiration is waning and their new phone looks like the iPhone 6.

OnePlus China have stock of 64GB OnePlus One

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 6 comments
64gb opo china

Earlier today we posted the disappointing news that Oneplus One customers will be in for a delay, well that’s true for international customers at least.

Huawei Honor Cube is the name of the mystery media hub

Posted on in Huawei, news | 1 comment
huawei honor cube

A few days ago we posted details of a mystery Huawei Media Hub, new details reveal the device to be the Huawei Honor Cube.

Exclusive: Full specs of the Elephone P2000

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones | 10 comments
elephone p2000

Elephone are ready to launch the next chapter of their fast growing range of phones with the launch of the Elephone P2000 flagship with fingerprint security.

Should Meizu make this fluorescent Meizu MX3?

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones | 5 comments
fluorescent Meizu MX3

After Meizu fans created the silver wings chrome version of the black MX3, more innovative designs have been sent in with the hope they will be made.