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Another 40,000 Redmi 1S units to go on sale in India tomorrow

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40,000 sets of the high in demand Xiaomi Redmi 1S will be made available for purchase tomorrow via

Octa-core Micromax Canvas Nitro goes on sale, is cheaper than the Mi 3

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Suddenly out of favour after the Xiaomi aftermath, Micromax today unveiled its latest offering — Canvas Nitro — that aims to bring back the lost ground.

No.1 S7T gets a finger print scanner added to it’s S5 clone body

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no 1 s7

Clone maker No.1 have announced an updated version of their controversial Galaxy S5 clone. The No.1 S7T keeps it’s fake looks but adds a useful finger print scanner to the equation.

Baidu-Eye is a Google Glass wannabe, looks more like a smart hairband to us

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Make the Google Glass even more clumsy looking and remove one of method of interaction and you have the Chinese Baidu-Eye wearable.

Xiaomi hope to boost Redmi 1S appeal with a mint green option

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The Xioami Redmi 1S is currently the best selling Xiaomi phone to date, but even with its mighty success the phone could do with an update to the design. Xiaomi’s answer is a new mint green colour option.


Suspected Meizu MX4 Pro specs surface

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meizu mx4 pro specs

If you thought that this past week’s Meizu MX4 was all the Zhuhai based phone maker had in store for fans then it looks like you are in for a surprise with the launch of an additional Meizu MX4 Pro model.

Next-gen Micromax flagship set for an unveil tomorrow

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After a quiet few months, India’s Micromax is ready to announce itself yet again on the budget smartphone war.

OPPO ColorOS headed for the LG G2, testers being hunted for

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OPPO’s ColorOS is heading to some more mainstream devices, including the LG G2.

Video: Meizu MX4 unboxing and hands on English

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meizu mx4 unboxing

Video: Meizu MX4 unboxing and hands on video. Learn more about Meizu latest smartphone and the worlds first MT6595 phone in this hands on video.

Start-up Viro will launch a phone with ‘infinite’ battery on 1st October

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 33 comments
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What’s the one thing that you wish you could improve on any smartphone? Chances are you just said the battery life, well start-up Viro are claiming they will be launching the end of charging with a new smartphone on 1st Octocber.

KitKat totting ZTE Blade Vec 3G, 4G and Kis 3 Max announced

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All of ZTE’s three new phones that got announced at the IFA come with budget price tags and run Android KitKat.

Top 5 most stylish Chinese phones

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Over this year we have seen some really stunning looking Chinese Android smartphones launch either from a hardware, or price point of view. For this list though we are going to focus on the top 5 most stylish Chinese phones so far.

Huawei’s Ascend G7 is another 64-bit phone that launched today

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The Ascend G7 is a knocked down Ascend Mate 7, with a 64-bit CPU.

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 unveiled; 4100mAh of juice in a 7.9mm frame!

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phablets | 10 comments

Huawei isn’t missing out on the IFA action. The Chinese company just unveiled the Ascend Mate 7 phablet that comes with a 6″ display, a 4100mAh battery and is only 7.9mm thick!

Hands on with the IUNI U3 – Amazing hardware, quality and price!

Posted on in Android, IUNI, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 72 comments
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I have just come from the IUNI offices here in Shenzhen where I managed to spends some time with the fantastic IUNI U3 smartphone. Keep reading for my hands on impressions.

Lenovo Vibe X2 (MT6595m), Vibe Z2 (64-bit) come to life with exciting tech

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Lenovo’s Vibe X2 and Vibe Z2 launched with True8Core and 64-bit SoCs respectively.

OnePlus One headed for India, launch expected before year-end

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OnePlus Global’s Carl Pei spoke about what OnePlus has in store for India.

UMi Zero aims to the the worlds thinnest dual sim phone

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umi zero

Following on from their self proclaimed “Quad-core Killer” UMi have sent out details for their upcoming phone, the very attractive UMi Zero.

Xiaomi Redmi 1S sells out in under an hour in Indonesia

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After having a very successful first flash sale in India on the 2nd this month, Xiaomi focused on the Indonesian market where it put the Redmi 1S up for sale today.

$199 Lenovo Tab S8 goes live with Intel inside

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Lenovo showcased the Tab S8 at the IFA today. This new 8-inch slate comes with a 64-bit CPU from Intel and is set to retail at just $199!