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Robin Maxwell

Hi, Robin Maxwell here! Mobile technology is my passions, and while I've been known to dabble with iOS devices I'm a firm Android convert, currently waiting for the Oppo Find 5 to launch!!

How to tell if your Xiaomi power bank is fake

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Xiaomi | 2 comments
fake xiaomi powerbank

The popularity of the low-cost 10400mAh Xiaomi power bank in China has seen knock-off versions of the battery pack spring up from clone makers. So how do you find out if you have real battery or a clone?

ZTE are the next contenders in the Android Wear market

Posted on in Android, news, Tech, Wearable, ZTE | 0 comments
smartwatch-ZTE

A recent TENAA document reveals the first glimpse at a ZTE Android wearable, a first from the Chinese tech maker who are hoping to follow in the footsteps of Motoroloa, Samsung and LG.

Updated Zopo ZP998 will get LTE, on sale soon!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Zopo | 5 comments
zopo zp998 lte

Zopo’s flagship ZP998 is about to receive an update that will bring 4G LTE data connection to the flagship Mediatek device.

UMi C1 Unboxing

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Umi | 5 comments
UMi C1 unboxing

We get a first hands on look with the UMi C1 “quad-core killer” from Chinese phone maker UMi. Is it the phone that UMi have hyped it up to be, let’s take a look and see.

Elephone G5, another OnePlus One clone available

Posted on in Elephone, Knock Off, Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 1 comment
elephone g5 oneplus one clone

The ever increasing Elephone range has grown again to include a OnePlus One clone called the Elephone G5.

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Huawei confirm the existence of a Sapphire Glass Huawei Ascend P7

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phones | 3 comments
huawei ascend p7

Will Apple’s iPhone 6 have a Sapphire glass display? We still don’t know, but we do know that Huawei will be launching a version of their classy Huawei P7.

Alcatel launches 3 new phones in India

Posted on in news, Phones, TCL | 4 comments
tcl idol X+ hero

Alcatel will be following smartphone rivals Xiaomi in to the hot Indian smartphone market this year with 3 phones.

Little Pepper 5 unboxing reveals 20 mega-pixel rear camera

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
little pepper 5

On the 8th of this month, Little Pepper pepper launched their latest device a 1400 Yuan phone with 20 mega-pixel main camera.

KingSing S2 features heart monitor and stereo speakers for just $120!

Posted on in KingSing, Knock Off, Launch, news, Tech, Video | 6 comments
kingsing s2 lgg3 clone

More details of the KingSing S2 LG G3 clone announced along with where to buy and intro price details.

LTE equipped Landvo L200G whats to be your $100 OnePlus One

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 3 comments
landvo l200g oneplus one clone

LTE, and the look of the OnePlus One are two of the features that the Landvo L200G have going for it, well the price is also pretty good too!

5-inch THL W200C boasts octacore for $180

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, THL | 6 comments
thl w200c android phone

Looking a little like the Xiaomi Mi2S, THL have just released the THL 2220C smartphone with octacore processor at quite a nice price.

Samsung reveal Exynos 5 Octa 5430, headed for the next Meizu?

Posted on in Launch, Meizu, news, Phones, Samsung | 0 comments
exynos

Samsung’s newest octacore processor has been announced and has quickly been labeled a flagship SoC worthy of a home in the next gen Galaxy Note 4 and possibly the next Meizu.

Hugo Barra says Android L is coming to devices and source codes will be released

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 5 comments
hugo barra xiaomi

Xiaomi head honcho Hugo Barra has been speaking with tech sites in India and has let slip some interesting details.

First wave of 4G LTE Xiaomi Redmi Note sell out in 35 seconds

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 0 comments
redmi note hero lte

It’s not surprising that the launch of Xiaomi’s first available LTE managed to build a crowd and again the company have sold all their stock in just seconds.

Xiaomi Mi2 and Mi2S to get MIUI V6 update

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 5 comments
xiaomi miui v6

In 6 days time Xiaomi will launch MIUI V6, and even owners of older Xiaomi phones will be able to enjoy the features the new OS will bring.

IUNI U3 release date announced for 26th August

Posted on in IUNI, news, Phones | 5 comments
iuni u2 review

At the end of this month we could be seeing the world’s first MT6595 Mediatek powered Android smartphone, the IUNI U3!

UMi to annouce C1 price next week along with English website

Posted on in news, Phones, Umi | 0 comments
umi c1 rear

UMi are going all out to try and reinvent themselves. The launch of the C1 is on the way as it the launch of a new English website dedicated to international customers.

IUNI U3 to be a direct competitor to the Xioami Mi4?

Posted on in IUNI, Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
iuni u3 teaser

IUNI appear to be saying that their IUNI U3 will go in direct competition with the Xiaomi Mi4 in their latest teaser image.

InFocus M512 5-inch display, Snapdragon, LTE and NFC for $170!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 9 comments
infocus m512

There are times when a phone shows up that just seems to good to be true, and the InFocus M512 is one of them, but where is the catch?

THL officially enter Europe with Czech Distribution Center

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, THL | 8 comments
thl 4400

Chinese phone maker THL have made the leap from China to Europe with a new distribution deal in the Czech Republic.