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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!!

Spy photos show of the 5mm thick Gionee Elife S4.8

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
gionees s4.8

Thought the Gionee Elife S5.5 was thin? Well that’s old news! Gionee already gave a thinner phone in the works and these are the first spy photos.

Elephone P2000 fingerprint scanner can be used to lock apps

Posted on in Elephone, How To, Launch, news, Phones | 1 comment
elephone p2000

Elephone have post a tutorial on their forums showing how the fingerprint scanner on the latest Elephone P2000 can be used to lock individual apps.

Removing the rear of the Xiaomi Mi4 is super easy!

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 7 comments
xiaomi mi4 rear removal

If you have a OnePlus One, you might be strugling to remove the rear of the phone, but Xiaomi Mi4 buyers will have an relatively easy time switching their style swap covers.

Open Thread: Was the Xiaomi Mi4 launch Amazing or Disappointing?

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 45 comments
xiaomi mi4

The smoke has settled the images are out, we have poured over specs, so what do we think of the Xiaomi Mi4, and in fact the launch as a whole?

Another photoshopped Xiaomi Mi4 hits the web

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 3 comments
xiaomi mi4 leak photo shop

After the last fake Xiaomi Mi4 ‘leak’ it’s great to see that photoshop skills have improved for this newest ‘leak’.

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Blackview Crown comes with octacore, 2GB RAM for just $180

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 9 comments
blackview crown

Blackview? Ever heard of them? No we haven’t either, but the Blackview Crown caught our attention for costing just $180 yet packing octacore and more.

Zopo ZP520 LTE appears in hands on video

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Video, Zopo | 4 comments
zopo zp520 lte

Another LTE Zopo has been spotted and this time with video, but is the Zopo ZP520 really the best Zopo can do?

iNew V3 now available in new colours

Posted on in Android, iNew, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
inew v3 gold

The popular iNew V3 has been given a midlife update in the form of some additional colour options.

Rumour: Meizu MX4 will be launched in September from $320

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
fluorescent Meizu MX3

Speculation and rumour hits Weibo as Meizu MX4 fever goes in to overdrive with rumours including a potential launch date to an actual price.

Nubia Z7 Mini vs OnePlus One

Posted on in news, Nubia, OnePlus, Phones, Specifications | 14 comments
nubia z7 mini 2

Nubia launch 3 amazing phones this week. One of them, the Nubia Z7 Mini costs only $242 in China and we think it has what it takes to beat the OnePlus One.

Purported Nubia Z7 benchmarks caught on camera!

Posted on in Android, Benchmarks, news, Nubia, Phones, Specifications, Tech | 0 comments
nubia z7 antutu

Later this month in Beijing, ZTE’s Nubia brand will unleash their next generation smartphone. From recent Antutu benchmarks it looks every bit as powerful as we had hoped.

Top 5 RC Quadcopters for beginners

Posted on in news, Quadcopter, Tech, Top 10 | 3 comments
top 5 rc quadcopters

After getting word about the latest WLtoys RC Quadcopters this week, it got us wondering which are the top 5 RC Quadcopters for beginners. These are what we found.

Oppo PM2 headphones bring the similar specs as the PM1 but a lower price

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo | 0 comments
oppo pm2

Following Oppo’s teaser yesterday for “The Best Audio Quality”, Oppo have announced the new Oppo PM2 headphones with similar specs to the PM1.

Elephone P10C gets Android 4.4 and a launch price of just $110

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 7 comments
elephone p10 specifications

Elephone’s Kitkat rollout continues with the launch of the $110 Elephone P10c.

Hexacore iNew V8, interested in an Oppo N1 clone?

Posted on in iNew, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
inew v8 oppo n1 clone

Hexacore phones are still quite rare but if you can live with an Oppo N1 knock off then the iNew V8 is always an option.

Huawei’s new HiSilicon Kirin 920 scores over 40,000 on Antutu

Posted on in Benchmarks, Huawei, Launch, news, Phones | 0 comments
huawei kirin 920 antutu

Huawei aren’t stressing their new Hisilicon Kirin 920 in the Huawei Honor 6, and specs show there could be more to come.

Xiaomi mini router beta units released in China

Posted on in Launch, news, Xiaomi | 1 comment
xiaomi mini router

Xiaomi have rolled out the first beta units for the Mini router in China, here are early hands on photos and details of the low-cost wireless device.

Flipkart launching their first tablet on June 26th

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech | 0 comments
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Following in the footsteps of Apple, Amazon and now Xiaomi, India’s Flipkart has started to tease at their own upcoming Android tablet.

SPEmall adds itself to the list of OnePlus One Chinese resellers

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 8 comments
oneplus spemall

Spemall have stock of the 16GB baby skin white version of the OnePlus One available to order now for anyone not wanting to wait for an invite.

Ubuntu on Meizu MX3 impresses Chinese journalists in Shanghai

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 6 comments
meizu mx3 ubuntu 3

At its first showing in China, the Ubuntu equipped Meizu MX3 has managed to win some fans with local tech journalists and tech lovers.