Category Archives: news

Rumours say Meizu ME5 flagship could cost $785

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 19 comments
Meizu MX5 (20)

Meizu switched up their game with new low pricing and a larger product range. News today states that the Zhuhai phone maker is about about to make a huge gamble on their next device.

Gold Huawei Mate S hands on photos leaked before IFA launch

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones | 12 comments
huawei mate 2 leaked

Later today I will be at IFA and hope to get my hands on the Huawei Mate S, but if I wasn’t already in Berlin and needn’t have to wait with the rest of the media to see the phone as it has already been leaked in all its glory.

Breaking: Oppo Find 9 will launch 19th September

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 21 comments
oppo find 9

We were all about to give up hope of a new flagship from Oppo when news today reveals the Oppo Find 9 will be announced in Beijing on the 19th September.

Exclusive: Hands on with the UMi Hammer S

Posted on in news, Phones, Umi | 8 comments
umi hammer s hands on

Way ahead of the official launch I managed to get my hands on the USB Type C equipped UMi Hammer S in this exclusive first hands on.

Asus Zenfone 2 Deluxe (ZE551ML) 4GB RAM starting $270 via reseller

Posted on in Asus, news, Phones | 10 comments
zenfone 2 deluxe 2

Asus’ 4GB RAM Zenfone 2 Deluxe with rear bling crystal back is now on pre-sale for US$269.99 via trusted reseller Everbuying!

You can now install OnePlus’ HydrogenOS V4 launcher any Android, here’s now

Posted on in Android, How To, news, OnePlus, Phones | 9 comments

In this straightforward how-to guide, we’ll tell you where you can download the HydrogenOS V4 launcher and install it on any Android smartphone!

Bamboo, Wood and Marble OnePlus 2 covers are just $7.99

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 2 comments
oneplus 2 protective covers

If you have a OnePlus 2 and you are appreciating just how well made it is, then why not keep it looking like new with one of these stylish covers for only $7.99.

OxygenOS 2.0.2 for OnePlus 2 now seeding

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 1 comment
oneplus 2 review

OxygenOS 2.0.2 for the ‘2016 flagship killer’ aka the OnePlus 2 is now seeding. Performance improvements, new camera UI and more are promised by the update!

Huawei teases Force Touch display for the upcoming MateS

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phones | 5 comments
huawei mate s leak

Huawei has been teasing the Force Touch aka pressure sensitive touchscreen of the upcoming MateS smartphone lately.

Gionee F103 is the first from its ‘lifestyle series’

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, news, Phones | 30 comments
Gionee F103

Gionee F103 launches as the first phone from the F series which will target those eyeing fashion phones on a budget.

Exynos 7420 powered Meizu marauds AnTuTu with 69k points

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones | 38 comments

Meizu’s in the midst of a massive rebrand, but it looks as though that hasn’t affected the engineering dept. This Exynos 7420 powered phone is proof!

Just in: More renders, specifications of the upcoming Ecoo E05

Posted on in ECOO, news, Phones | 10 comments
Ecoo E05 (1)

China’s Ecoo may have gone silent in the past few weeks, but the company is well and truly alive and is preparing for the launch of the Ecoo E05.

UMi Fair will cost just $99 with fingerprint scanner

Posted on in news, Phones, Umi | 19 comments
umi fair fingerpting phone

UMi have a new surprise up their sleeve! A new budget phone launching this month named the UMi Fair retailing at only $99.

What are the benefits of dual screen phones?

Posted on in news, Oukitel, Phones | 11 comments
oukitel u6

What are the benefits of dual screen phones? Oukitel have made a video which they hope will teach us the features and benefits of having a second e-ink display, but is it enough?

Lenovo launching the Moto 360 II in Shanghai

Posted on in Launch, news, Wearable | 4 comments
lenovo moto 360 II launch

In an unlikely turn of events, Lenovo have announced that they plan to release the Moto 360 II in Shanghai China!

Cyanogen 12.1 coming to the ZUK Z1 23rd September

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, ZUK | 3 comments
zuk z1 cyanogen

News has reached us today that the official stable release of Cyanogen 12.1 will be released for the ZUK Z1 on the 23rd September.

Photos: Unreleased Lenovo Vibe P1 poses like a boss

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones | 9 comments
vibe p1 7

Check out the latest leaked photos of the Lenovo Vibe P1, the upcoming 5000mAh phone from Lenovo which is due for a launch in the coming few days!

Exclusive: first photos of the 2K, MT6795 Blackview BV9000 with touch screen fingerprint scanner

Posted on in Android, Blackview, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Phones, Tech | 28 comments
blackview bv9000

When Blackview aren’t testing their latest rugged phone in a pot of paint they can be found working on the stunning Blackview BV9000 with 2K display and MT6795 chipset! Here are the first photos.

Video: Ulefone show of Be Touch 2 screen gestures

Posted on in news, Phones, Ulefone | 12 comments
ulefone be touch 2

Screen gestures are a feature that we all take for granted now, but what we like to see are gestures that continue to work even when a fingerprint scanner is active like here on the Ulefone Be Touch 2.

Xiaomi could ditch Qualcomm Snapdragon for homebrew SoCs

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

Reports coming in from China suggest that the hot Chinese phonemaker Xiaomi could well ditch Qualcomm in favour of homebrew SoCs in the coming time.