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Nubia Z9 listing shows a $692 price tag

Posted on in Launch, news, Nubia, Phones | 18 comments
Nubia Z9

Nubia’s next device is promised to have some fancy tech, but it sounds like it will be coming at a very high price!

Oppo users finally getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update!

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones | 4 comments
coloros 2.1

While smaller brands such as Mlais, Elephone and Ulefone have been rolling out Lollipop for their devices for a while, Oppo still don’t have 5.0 on their phones yet. But this will change with the release of ColorOS 2.1.

Xiaomi 5.2-inch Mi5 and 6-inch Mi5 Plus to launch in July?

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 24 comments

With Xiaomi already having the Mi Note in their range it would seem they wouldn’t need another large screen flagship, but that isn’t what insiders are claiming.

JiaYu S3 will receive Lollipop after all

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones | 12 comments
android lollipop

A Lollipop update for the awesome JiaYu S3 is indeed on the cards!

Doogee Valencia 2 Y100 now on sale for under $100

Posted on in Doogee, news, Phones | 8 comments

The Doogee Valencia 2 Y100 is now on sale for quite an attractive price.

Is this finally the real JiaYu S4?

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech | 41 comments
jiayu s4 specifications

The sub 5-inch JiaYu S4 flagship rears its head once again with claimed specification details along with purported image.

Vivo X5Pro breaks cover at TENAA sporting dual sided 2.5D curved panels

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Tenaa, Vivo | 5 comments
vivo x5pro tenaa

This month will see the launch of the Vivo X5Pro, but if you don’t want to spoil the surprise then you may want to turn away now as the phone has just appeared in official TENAA documentation.

Coolpad Tiptop 2 leaks show bezelless design

Posted on in CoolPad, Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
coolpad leaked

A recent trend of smartphone manufacturers is to release phones with tiny, if any, side bezels. Meizu’s done it with the MX4 and MX4 Pro, Xiaomi’s done it with the Mi4i and Mi Note, Oppo’s doing it with the Oppo R7, Huawei has the P8, and now Coolpad is also hopping onto the zero bezel […]

Gree’s first low-cost smartphone to go on sale soon

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 9 comments
gree 2

Home appliance maker GREE steps up to bat with their first Android smartphone on sale soon.

Leaked Yu Yuphoria pictures confirm Cyanogen OS 12 and more

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Micromax, news, Phones | 3 comments

The Yu Yureka was a bomb of a phone, and the upcoming Yuphoria is expected to build on it. Keep reading for more!

Yu Yureka to have open sales on May 6 and 7

Posted on in Micromax, news, Phones | 2 comments

The Yu Yureka will now have an open sale that will last 48 hours.

Xiaomi Mi 4 now available in Malaysia, but it doesn’t look like a great buy

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 15 comments

The Xiaomi Mi 4 has finally been announced for the Malaysian market, but there’s a catch.

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro is getting the Android Lollipop OTA in India

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The Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro is now receiving the critical update to Android Lollipop in India.

Looks like Vivo have confirmed Retina Scanner on the Vivo X5Pro

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 10 comments
vivo x5pro retina scanner

There have been rumours that the Vivo X5Pro will come with a fingerprint scanner under a glowing logo, and rumours of retina recognition. Vivo’s latest teaser seems to confirm the latter.

Sony reporting huge shortage of IMX214 camera units

Posted on in news, Phones | 33 comments
sony imx 214

The current trend by Chinese phone makers to use the Sony IMX214 in their newest phones is putting huge pressure on Sony who are reporting demand is outstripping supply.

Yu Yuphoria will come 12th May

Posted on in Micromax, news, Phones | 5 comments

The upcoming Yu Yuphoria now has a launch date, but the specifications sheet is still missing!

Ulefone Be Touch full specifications announced, HD for now FHD later (maybe)

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Ulefone | 32 comments
ulefone be touch

Ulefone have posted the official specifications of their Ulefone Be Touch on their website ahead of a presale which will begin early next month.

Zopo tease two new mid-range ‘Color’ smartphones

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Zopo | 6 comments

Zopo tease a couple of youth phones with colorful designs and Lollipop

One Week with the Asus Zenfone 2

Posted on in Android, Asus, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 67 comments
asus zenfone 2

I’ve been using the Asus Zenfone 2 now for a week and already have the full review well underway, but to keep you going I thought to give you all my first week impressions of the phone.

Elephone P6000 vs JiaYu F2 vs Cubot X9 – A quick look at 3 budget smartphones

Posted on in Android, Cubot, Elephone, JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech | 24 comments
Elephone P6000 vs JiaYu F2 vs Cubot X9

If you are in the market for a budget Android smartphone for around $130 take a look at this quick comparision between the Elephone P6000, JiaYu F2 and Cubot X9.