Category Archives: Knock Off

Goophone back to their old tricks with the GooPhone M3, Xiaomi clone

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At just $99.99 this knock-off Xiaomi Mi3 from GooPhone could be quite an attractive buy for budget minded phone shoppers.

Oppo N1 Knock Off shows up again, this time in midnight black!

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The Oppo N1 has seen a surprising amount of attention from clone makers in China as the 3rd clone of it’s kind goes on sale. The new Oppo N1 knock off is now comes in midnight black.

Vivo Inspired Vtel X1 gets high-end design and 2.4mm bezels

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The two tone, ultra-thin design of Vivo phones is the starting point many smaller Chinese phone brands begin with when producing a new phone, the Vtel X1 is no different.

Knock-off Oppo N1 on sale for $99.99 with rotating camera

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It was only a matter of time before this would happen! Oppo’s innovative Oppo N1 smartphone with rotating camera has now been cloned and a knock-off is on sale for just $99.99.

No.1 Confirm they have a Samsung Galaxy S5 clone in the works

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Chinese phone maker No.1 have contacted us to confirm that they have a new flagship phone in the works based on concept designs of the Samsung Galaxy S5.

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Pulid HTC One knock off now available in a choice of colours including gold!

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The HTC One might be ripe for replacement but there is no denying that great design! Small Chinese phone makers agree to and keep rolling out clones of the HTC One including this new gold model from Pulid

Orientphone N8 octacore on sale now

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Another octacore phone enters the fray, the Orientphone N8 is another Galaxy Note 3 wannabe with the latest 1.7Ghz 8-core processor.

Another Hongmi clone goes on sale, but costs more than the real thing!

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Xiaomi’s Hongmi is a marked man in the Chinese phone market! Phone companies both large and small want to take on the low-cost phone, but not all of them can manage to do it!

‘Love Me X18’ Xiaomi Mi3 knock-off costs just $150!

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love me x18 xiaomi clone

With the delay in releasing the WCDMA Xiaomi Mi3, Chinese knock-off makers have already started to launch their own low-cost clones of the latest Xiaomi phone.

Japanese manufacturer iosys churns out ioPhone5, a $150 iPhone 5c clone

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Chinese manufacturers, notorious for their low-cost clones of popular devices like the iPhone, now have some competition to deal with; and it’s coming from a close neighbour, Japan! Japanese manufacturer iosys recently unveiled a smartphone that goes by the name of ioPhone5. It isn’t very difficult to guess that the device is an impersonator of an […]

Onda V975M launched, it’s a $160 iPad Air with Retina display!

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onda v975m ipad air clone

Yesterday Chinese tablet maker Onda launched their new Onda V975M 9.7-inch tablet for 999 Yuan high-resolution display and an iPad Air design!

AUX i6T is a $163 iPhone 5S wannabe

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We’ve seen quite a few iPhone clones from China over the years, which fondly (or otherwise) are titled ‘ChiPhone’ by some.

Huangzu K1 is another Ascent P6 clone, but with octacore processor!

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Huangzu-K1

Huawei’s Ascend P6 has not only proven to be popular with customers but also phone makers who are building clones around the slender phone!

This Xiaomi Hongmi Clone costs just $70

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orient phone m1

This sub $70 Android phone get’s the styling of the popular Xiaomi Hongmi, along with MIUI style interface and is on sale internationally!

OrientPhone release details of their 8-core OrientPhone N8

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It’s amazing to think that just last week was the launch of the 8-core MT6592 chipset, yet already Chinese phones based on the tech are already hitting stores!

This Xiaomi Hongmi clone costs just $65!

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telsda xiaomi hongmi clone

Have you ever heard of Telsda? Neither had we until this up and coming phone maker launched its very own Xiaomi Hongmi Clone for just $65 in China.

Update: The OrientPhone One MAX is a 5″ HTC One/One Max lookalike that costs just $275!

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Here’s some good news for people who are fans of classy HTC designs but do not wish to shell out the premium HTC ask for one; the OrientPhone One MAX!

The GalaPad S6 is an amalgam of Samsung’s Galaxy Mega and HTC’s One Max!

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Looking back at launches that have taken place in the past few weeks, it seems like Chinese manufacturers are going back to where they started from; manufacturing clones.

Video: hands on with the $89.99 No.1 5c iPhone 5C clone

Posted on in Apple, GooPhone, Knock Off, No.1, Phones, Video | 7 comments
no.1 5c iphone 5c clone

Hands on video and first impressions of the No.1 5C iPhone 5C clone, are all iPhone 5C clones equal or are some better than others?

No.1 M3 is a quad-core Xiaomi Mi3 clone for just $200!

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no1 m3 xiaomi mi3 clone

No.1 continue to launch one clone after another their latest being a $200 clone of the extremely popular Xiaomi Mi3!