Category Archives: news

iOcean X8 will only be available for the international market!

Posted on in iOcean, Launch, news, Phablets, Phones | 23 comments
iocean x8 hero

Fed up with seeing cool phones launched but only available in China? Soon Chinese customers will know how it feel now that the iOcean X8 will only be available to customers outside of China!

7.9 inch and 2048 x 1536 iFive Mini3 hands on

Posted on in news, Reviews, Tablets, Tech, Video | 7 comments
iFive Mini3

We brake away from our norm of Chinese Android smartphones to bring you a hands on with the popular iFive Mini3 Android tablet.

OPPO R1001, an entry-level OPPO spotted at the FCC

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones | 2 comments

OPPO only announced their flagship Find 7 about a week back, but the company seems keen on keeping things rolling.

First batch of octacore JiaYu S2 will hit Chinese stores 29th March

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phones | 16 comments
jiayu s2 review

At 12 noon on the 29th of this month JiaYu will begin selling the WCDMA JiaYu F1 and the top of the range JiaYu S2 in China.

Zopo ZP1000 turns up on Zoposhop with full specs, costs $269.99

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Zopo | 11 comments
zopo zp1000

Zopo’s first foray in to the slim phone market begin’s very soon with the launch of their octacore Zopo ZP1000 with 7.2mm thin body.


Xiaomi have just signed a deal to build a Xiaomi Technology Park in 3 years

Posted on in news, Phones, Xiaomi | 4 comments
xiaomi technology park

China’s Xiaomi are full of surprises and today there was a big one! The announcement of the companies own technology park!

JiaYu F1 WCDMA will be available online for $74.99

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phones | 16 comments
jiayu f1 wcdma

Resellers have already started to make orders with JiaYu for the WCDMA version of the JiaYu F1 and we are starting to see the first international listing for the phone.

JiaYu Opens Flagship Store in Germany

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phones | 14 comments
jiayu store germany

It is not uncommon to hear that Chinese phone companies are looking to enter Europe, but it is quite surprising to see a smaller player beat many of the big brands to it.

Octa-core InFocus M320 with 2GB RAM now being offered for just $160 in China

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The InFocus M320, an octa-core smartphone, is now going for as less as $160 in its home country.

2.5GHz Asian HTC One M8 vs. 2.3GHz US variant: AnTuTu scores

Posted on in Benchmarks, news, Phones | 1 comment

Benchmark scores of both variants of the HTC One M8 have surfaced, and as expected, the 2.5GHz Asian variant of the device finds itself well ahead of its US/European cousin.

International Oppo Find 7a pre-orders begin 7th April

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 7 comments
oppo find 7a preorder

Oppo Style, the official international store of Oppo phones, have announced the date for the international pre-order of for the Oppo Find 7a.

Real photos of the octacore HTC D616W

Posted on in HTC, news, Phones | 3 comments
htc d616w octacore

A metallic red version of HTC’s octacore D616W has been photographed today in China.

Xiaomi losses its edge! Takes an agonising 34 minutes to sell 100,000 Redmi Note

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi | 16 comments
redmi note

Gone are the days when Xiaomi sold it’s phones out in just a few minutes, today it took over half an hour for the Beijing phone maker to shift the first batch of Redmi Note phones!

2nd Generation Geak smartwatch spotted

Posted on in Android, news, Tech, Wearable | 4 comments
geak smartwatch 2

Chinese start-up Geak are working on their newest piece of wearable tech, the 2nd generation Geak smartwatch.

$53 WCDMA JiaYu F1 finally listed in China, international sale soon!

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phones | 7 comments
wcdma jiayu f1

JiaYu’s ultra affordable JiaYu F1 has finally been listed in WCDMA guise meaning international customers can make use of this very affordable Android smartphone.

HTC One M8 goes official with a 5″ screen, Snapdragon 801 CPU

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 0 comments

Taiwan’s HTC finally took the wraps off of the much anticipated HTC One (M8), at simultaneous events in New York and London.

Oppo Find 7 review! The Best Oppo Yet!

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones, Reviews, Video | 95 comments
full oppo find 7 review

The Oppo Find 7a review is here! This is a full in-depth review of the Oppo Find 7a including benchmarks, photo samples and review videos!

Watch as the HTC One (M8) gets unboxed, compared to the original HTC One!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Video | 0 comments
Video thumbnail for youtube video HTC One (M8) suffers another leak; Unboxed, compared to the HTC One (M7) all on tape! -

HTC finally unveiled their flagship for this year in the form of the HTC One (M8), but apparently the company wasn’t very successful in holding the device to their chest prior to launch!

HTC One (M8) Developer Edition now available for $649

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 0 comments

HTC, for a long time, resisted the outburst from the 3rd party dev scene. However, the company had to give in to the rising demand for phones that could be modded, and is now making business out of it. Today saw the launch of not only the ‘regular’ HTC One (M8), but also the Developer […]

Nubia X6 hands on photos, plus details of 128GB model

Posted on in Launch, news, Nubia, Phablets, Phones | 16 comments
nubia x6 hands on

Hands on photos of the Nubia X6 phablet alongside the Z5S, plus details of the range topping 128GB model.