Category Archives: How To
If you are waiting to get your hands on the OnePlus One and don’t have an invitation you might have been tempted to purchase the Chinese version of the phone, but what are the differences?
After succesfully rooting the Xiaomi MiTv last week how could we not continue the hacking? In this how to we show you how to install XBMC on the Xiaomi branded smart TV. For those of you who don’t already know, XBMC is a video player and managment app originally designed for the first Xbox games […]
How to root the Xiaomi MiTV Android smart TV. Follow this simple how to.
How do Chinese Phones cost so little? The reasons why availbility is an issue, demand is high and prices are low
Xiaomi, and more recently ZTE and OnePlus have hit the mobile market with a slap in the face. Low prices and ludicrously high-specifications are what these brands are concentrating on, but how do Chinese phone makers keep their prices so low?
After reviewing the Oppo Find 7a and using the phone since the day after the official launch, I thought it was about time I posted an update. It isn’t good news though.
Planning to buy an the latest Oppo phone from China? Then you will need to know how to root Oppo Find 7a to get Google services working, here’s how!
OnePlus have take a lesson from Justin Timberlake and placed something special in a box for fans to fondle!
Right after Facebook’s acquisition of massively popular messaging app WhatsApp, the Facebook subsidiary rolled out an update earlier today which allows Android users to hide their last seen timestamp.
If you haven’t already gained toot access on your octacore Zopo ZP998 but are worried about a complicated process then this easy one-click root is what you have been waiting for.
How to root the Huawei Honor 3C so you can have full control of your Android experience!
GizRom, developed exclusively for GizChina by Marsapa has been ported to the octacore Zopo ZP998. Download and install version 2.0 of the new ROM here.
2013 has been a stellar year for us and we are really honoured to have such a wonderful audience of Chinese tech fans! So what have been the most viewed articles on GizChina this past year? Find out here.
Learn how you can get the Xiaomi App store, Google Play Alternative on your Android phone or tablet in less than 5 minutes!
Buying a smartphone from China has many benefits, but doing so isn’t without its risks! Follows our top 10 tips when buying a Chinese Android phone to avoid potential problems.
What is TD-SCDMA? Will it work in your country and should you buy a TD-SCDMA phone? Find the answers here!
Have you been pouring over the latest Android phone specifications and discovered the term Wi-Fi Direct and wondered what it is? Then this is the place to be! Keep reading what Wi-Fi direct is and how you can use it.
Learn how to quickly and easily cut down your SIM. How to cut your own Nano or Micro SIM for your Android phone or tablet.
While NFC is nothing new to today’s smartphones, the feature is only now becoming more common. So what is NFC? Why is it on your phone, and how can you use it?
After testing the Xiaomi Mi3 I decided to share a video showing how to install Play Store on Xiaomi Mi3, and also can be used for any Xiaomi Phone.
There are plenty of guides and how to articles on the web describing how you can ROOT your Android phone, but not many are as easy and straight forward as Framaroot.