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16GB OnePlus 2 now available in Europe with no invite

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16gb oneplus 2

It has been much easier this year to get your hands on a OnePlus 2, now things are more simple still with the 16GB version of the phone now available from Europe with no invitation.

Are these the hardware specifications for the Meizu MX5 Pro?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones | 12 comments
meizu mx5 pro plus

The Meizu MX5 Pro has become a little bit of a will they? won’t they? rumour. We’re still not clear if the phone will eventually exist but if it does launch this could be the hardware specification.

Elephone become ZUK official partners

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones, ZUK | 20 comments
zuk elephone

In an interesting turn of events, Elephone has announced that they have become the official partner of ZUK (a Lenovo sub brand) and will be dealing with international promotion for the start up phone brand.

LeTV tease Snapdragon 820 powered phone

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, LeTV, news, Phones, Tech | 41 comments
letv sd 820

LeTV have already released 3 phones this year, but could be releasing a 4th powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset.

Kirin 950 reaches the top of Geekbench, and has its specs confirmed

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news | 9 comments
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The Kirin 950 is expected com hit the market early in the next year, however we’ve got a closer look in the specs thanks to a Geekbench benchmark.

Dual screen Siswoo R9 Darkmoon could launch at IFA

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siswoo r9 darkmoon spy

Siswoo will be at IFA next month but the rumour is that they will finally be unveiling the dual screen Siswoo R9 Darkmoon phone at the mobile conference.

Doogee F5 will be available in “Gentleman Gray” and 2 other colours

Posted on in Doogee, news, Phones | 4 comments
doogee f5

Latest news from Doogee is that the Doogee F5 smartphone will come in 3 colours and will support 13 network bands.

‘Oukitel Festival’ sees company products being offered at discounted rates

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Oukitel is holding a promotional activity — Oukitel festival — wherein buyers will be able to purchase Oukitel branded products for discounted prices.

Fingerprint unlock speed test: Ulefone Be Touch 2 vs iPhone 6 vs OnePlus 2

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones, Ulefone, Video | 20 comments
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See how the OnePlus 2, the iPhone 6 and the Ulefone Be Touch 2 fare against one another in this fingerprint unlock speed test video!

Blackview Crown gets a CyanogenMod 12.1 build

Posted on in Blackview, news, Phones, Video | 2 comments
blackview crown

The good old Blackview Crown just got a new lease of life with a CyanogenMod 12.1 ROM for the phone.

Breaking: Xiaomi has no plans to launch the Redmi Note 2 in India

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It has been learnt that Xiaomi has no plans of announcing its killer Redmi Note 2 smartphone for the Indian market. Keep reading to know more.

Oukitel U6 dual-screen phone pre-orders will start at $239.99

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OUKITEL U6- preorders internationally

We’ve all wondered just how much these dual-screen smartphones will cost at launch, and it is Oukitel who have finally come forward and put a price, and international pre-oreder, on their E-inch equipped phone.

OUYE is a ripoff of many gaming consoles, all at once

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Tech | 20 comments
OUYE

The new OUYE console from China is certainly worth taking a look at.

Elephone ties up with iberry to launch the P8000 in India

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
elephone p8000 specifications

Elephone has announced in partnership with Auxus the Auxus Prime P8000, which is essentially the Elephone P8000 in different branding.

Meizu sends invites for 26th Aug event in India

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Meizu MX5 (11)

Meizu’s current flagship i.e. the MX5 will most likely see a launch in India on the 26th this month. There’s a press invite to support the speculation, now.

800,000 Redmi Note 2’s sold in 12 hours, says Xiaomi

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xiaomi redmi note 2

Xiaomi’s back with a sales figure. The phone in question is the Redmi Note 2, the number is 800,000, duration 12 hours and destination China!

Next LG Nexus spotted, could be a OP2 killer

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There is a lot of speculation surrounding this year’s Nexus phones, but it seems there will be at least 2 to choose from and the LG model could see a return to low pricing for the Nexus range.

Low-cost Bluboo Xfire approaches launch, gets a promo video

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bluboo xfire

If you are waiting for the next wave of budget phones to go on sale the Bluboo Xfire is obviously one to look out for. Here are more details along with a short promo video.

UMi cancels Hammer S treasure hunt and drops the price of the Hammer S

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umi hammer s

UMi started an interesting giveaway allowing fans to win codes with various discounts for the UMi Hammer S smartphone. The event now though has been canceled to give everyone a lower price.

Would you rather…..? Take part in our fun poll

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would you rather

I was chatting to some like minded Android phone fans today and we got talk about what we would rather have on our phones. We had some interesting points and it made me wonder what would you rather have on your phone? Below are a series of questions, some are sensible others are meant for […]