Category Archives: Knock Off

How to tell if your Xiaomi power bank is fake

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Xiaomi | 14 comments
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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?

GooPhone N4 real photos, images of the first Galaxy Note 4 clone

Posted on in GooPhone, Knock Off, news, Phablets, Phones, Samsung | 5 comments
goophone n4 samsung galaxy note 4 clone

Real photos of the GooPhone N4 have surfaced giving us the first clear look at what the knock-off Samsung Galaxy S4 will look like.

Elephone G5, another OnePlus One clone available

Posted on in Elephone, Knock Off, Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 2 comments
elephone g5 oneplus one clone

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

GooPhone clone the Samsung Galaxy Round with the GooPhone G910

Posted on in GooPhone, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
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GooPhone’s cloning antics have and manufacturers relentless pursuit have making something all new have finally collided with the launch of the GooPhone G910 with curved “Galaxy Round” stele display.

Watch out! Knock off Xiaomi Mi4 already on sale!

Posted on in Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 0 comments
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Chinese customers eager to get their hands on the latest Xiaomi Mi4 are being burned by dishonest stores selling knock off phones.

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

Posted on in KingSing, Knock Off, Launch, news, Tech, Video | 7 comments
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More details of the KingSing S2 LG G3 clone announced along with where to buy and intro price details.

You don’t need to wait for the Samsung Note 4 now that the Goophone N4 is here!

Posted on in GooPhone, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones, Samsung | 20 comments
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The prospect of the Samsung Note 4 is being launched is an exciting one, but as usual it is Chinese phone maker GooPhone who are cashing in on the news with details of the GooPhone N4 clone.

The Jingston A555 looks like an overpriced Oppo Find 7 clone

Posted on in Android, Knock Off, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 4 comments
jingston a555 oppo find 7 clone 2

What normally happens when you take a flagship phone design and fuse is with Mediatek guts is a low-cost clone. In this case though the Jingson A555 actually costs more than the phone it wants to impersonate!

ZOOZ say the S5.5 isn’t a clone but a “cover” of the Xiaomi Redmi Note

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 2 comments
zooz s5.5 redmi clone

ZOOZ sent over specifications of their new ZOOZ S5.5, which the company claims “replicates” the Xiaomi Redmi, and claims the reason for this is similar for the reasons bands cover each others work!

DOOGEE DG850, aka OnePlus One clone, gets Hotknot support

Posted on in Doogee, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
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DOOGEE are straying a little close to the line with their newest phone. The DOOGEE DG850 looks a lot like a OnePlus One clone to us, but will Hotknot make up for that?

Open Thread: Are Xiaomi’s designs to close to knock offs for global markets?

Posted on in Apple, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 16 comments
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Xiaomi have already made steps in to certain countries, and have already made their global aspirations known, but before they do take on the world do they need to launch more unique products? Products that don’t take their inspiration from rival phone makers!

Spy: First real photos of the Wico C1 LG G3 wannabe

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones | 11 comments
wico c1 lg g3 clone

Our sources have sent us more details, including real photos of the Wico C1! Just how thin are those bezels!

iPhone 6 knock off runs fake iOS in video

Posted on in Apple, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
fake iphone 6 wico 6

We have seen dummy units of the iPhone 6 online before now, and even caught a glimpse of a few of the internal components, but this a different beast all together. Chinese phone maker Wico (remember them from last week with the near bezeless phone?) have put together an iPhone 6 clone based on all the current leaks we have seen so far.

KingSing take a crack at LG with their LG G3 clone

Posted on in Exclusive, KingSing, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 11 comments
kingsing s2 lgg3 clone

KingSing, a manufacturer who started life as a low-cost phone maker, are fast becoming a clone maker that could rival even GooPhone!

Xiaomi releases app which helps you discover if your phone is fake

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 8 comments
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Apple, HTC and Samsung aren’t the only ones who have to contend with clone makers, Xiaomi have also been working to fight them for a long time and have released an app to help worried customers.

GooPhone threatens to release iWatch clone before Apple

Posted on in Apple, GooPhone, Knock Off, Launch, news, Wearable | 6 comments
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Just hours after telling the world about their iPhone 6 clone, news of GooPhones iWatch knock off hits the feeds.

GooPhone announce GooPhone i6 iPhone 6 clone ahead of Apple

Posted on in Apple, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 19 comments
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GooPhone’s boldness has not lost its edge! Today the infamous Chinese clone maker announced that it had already cloned the iPhone 6, the GooPhone i6, and will be releasing the phone in August.

Huawei D3 could be the world’s first flagship clone!

Posted on in HTC, Huawei, Knock Off, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 7 comments
huawei d3 max clone

When we think of knock-off phones and clones, we tend to think of smaller phone makers thirsty to make a quick profit. What we don’t generally see is a flagship smartphone from a company the size of Huawei! Huawei’s stellar year is about to either go intergalactic or take a terrible nose dive! This past […]

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.

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.