Category Archives: news

Doogee bring Android Lollipop to the quad-core MT6582 in DG700

Posted on in Doogee, Launch, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 18 comments
doogee dg700

If you are one of the few owners of the newer Doogee Titans 2 business smartphone, then get to your PC now and download the Android 5.0 update right away!

Gionee Amigo OS 3.0 based on Lollipop will be released at MWC

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, news, Phones | 2 comments

Gionee have confirmed that they will be at MWC with the Elife S7, and now also announced that Amigo 3.0 based on Lollipop will be there too.

Want a high-end Ubuntu device now? Then why not install Ubuntu Touch on the OnePlus One

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
Oneplus one ubuntu

Ubuntu for phones has been shown off by BQ and at MWC Meizu will show the MX4, but what if you want Ubuntu Touch right now? Well if you have a OnePlus One then you are in luck.

Asus Zenfone 2 gets over 50,000 points on Antutu

Posted on in Asus, Benchmarks, news, Phones | 52 comments
asus zenfone 2

The Asus Zenfone 2 was one of the big surprises of CES, with an Intel chipset and 2GB RAM and low price it promises killer performance and Antutu scores to some way to prove it.

Micromax Canvas Selfie launched in India, looks like a rebranded Meitu 2

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
micromax canvas selfie

Karbonn aren’t the only Indian phone maker to launch a phone today, Micromax have released their Canvas Selfie phone, a model that looks very familiar to us.

$88 Karbonn Titanium Dazzle launched in Inida

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
Karbonn Titanium Dazzle

India based Karbonn have released their latest Android phone costing a remarkable $88.

20nm MT6796 chipset leaked on roadmap

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 8 comments

Mediatek won’t be slowing down this year and plan to launch the 20nm MT6796 64bit later in the year.

Top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 23 comments
Top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC

With MWC starting in only a few days there are a lot of great Chinese and international brands we can look forward to seeing. Of course it is the Chinese tech that we are more concerned about and here are the top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC.

Four new MediaTek powered Archos phones to debut at MWC 2015

Posted on in news, Phones | 23 comments

French electronics vendor Archos is set to bring four new phones on the market this MWC.

Got a Gionee Elife E7? Kitkat confirmed soon

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, news, Phones | 17 comments
gionee elife e7 review

It might seem a little rediculous to be talking about Kitkat updates while everyone moves on to Lollipop, but that’s what owners of the Flagship Gionee Elife E7 can look forward too.

EMUI ROM ported to the UMi Zero

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi, Video | 2 comments
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Huawei’s own EMUI has been ported to the UMi Zero by a developer on the XDA forums, see it in action below.

Poll: Rumours of a Chinese Nexus, Who do you want to make it?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 31 comments

Could it be possible that Google are looking to work with a Chinese phone maker to product a new Nexus device? Sounds logical to us, and even insiders are acknowledging rumours of such a partnership.

Gionee Elife E8 flagship could be around the corner

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 11 comments

The last flagship we saw from Gionee was the Elife E7, and with that phone now heavily discounted we have to wonder what’s next? Could it be the Gionee Elife E8.

How long will it take GooPhone to clone the Galaxy S6 now it leaked?

Posted on in news, Phones | 10 comments
samsung galaxy s6 leaks

Purported leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy S6 have been posted online, how long until we see a clone emerge from Chinese phone makers?

Mystery Xiaomi device to be lightweight and super small, possible GoPro rival?

Posted on in Launch, news, Xiaomi News | 4 comments
xiaomi go pro

Xiaomi fans should mark the 2nd March as a date to remember in their dairy as a new mystery product will be unveiled, but what on earth could it be?

New Nubia deviced leaked in promotional photo

Posted on in news, Nubia, Phones | 4 comments
nubia z9

Nubia are rumoured to be launching the Nubia Z9 at MWC this year, and right on time we are seeing new leaks for the phone.

Meizu teaser confirms Ubuntu MX4 at MWC

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 14 comments
meizu mx4 ubuntu

Today in a post on Weibo, Meizu have confirmed that it will be the Meizu MX4 that will be released at MWC next month running Ubuntu.

Xiaomi Mi Note photo samples

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Xiaomi News | 26 comments
xiaomi mi note review

Considering the Xiaomi Mi Note as your next phone and wonder how the 13 mega-pixel rear camera performs? Here are some photo samples from my own useage of he phone.

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 on indefinite open sale in India 26th Feb onwards

Posted on in news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 14 comments

Xiaomi’s Mi 4 will now be available invite- and registration-free to Indian users for an indefinite period of time.

Geekbench shows off what the Mediatek MT6795 is made of

Posted on in Benchmarks, news, Phones | 30 comments

We’ve been very impressed with the performance of the latest Mediatek chipsets, but looking at the scores from the MT6795 there is a lot more in store.