Category Archives: news

JiaYu S2 and JiaYu G6 prices and launch details

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phablets, Phones | 7 comments
jiayu g6

The next JiaYu phones are just weeks away! The company has confirmed that both the JiaYu S2 and JiaYu G6 will go on sale in April, more details here.

UMi X3 launched in China for 1399 Yuan

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Umi | 22 comments
umi x3 specifications

Months after first seeing the UMi flagship phone in spy photos the octacore UMi X3 finally goes on sale in China for just 1399 Yuan.

Discounts on top phones from CoolPad, Xiaomi, UMI TCL, Amoi and Star for GizChina readers

Posted on in Discounts, news, Phones | 4 comments
coolpad halo

The price war on Chinese smartphones is great news for international customers too as resellers continue to compete with low pricing and further discounts. Here are 7 great deals exclusively for GizChina readers covering some of the most sought after Chinese phones on sale.

Octacore Meizu Blue Charm Note teaser! Meizu to attack Xiaomi

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi | 8 comments
meizu blue charm note

The Xiaomi Redmi Note is everywhere on the web, what better time for Meizu to attack than tease their own octacore Note model.

iOcean G7 Vs UMi Cross, quad-core or octacore phablet?

Posted on in iOcean, news, Phablets, Phones, Umi | 8 comments
iocean g7 vs umi cross

The iOcean G7 is now on sale in China and with an international launch approaching we take a look at the iOcean phablet against the nearest competition, the UMi Cross.


Which would you buy? Pomp C6S vs UMi X3

Posted on in news, Phones, Pomp, Umi | 19 comments
pomp c6s vs umi x3

The UMi X3 finally goes on sale this month but do you really need to try and fight the rush to buy the latest UMi flagship or would the Pomp C6S fit the bill?

$126 Lenovo S898T enters the Xiaomi Redmi battle ground, could be in for a win!

Posted on in Lenovo, news, Phones | 3 comments
lenovo s898t

Octacore Lenovo S898T launches in China at a lower price with higher specs than the Xiaomi Redmi!

Mid-range mystery phone spotted with rotating camera design

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones | 4 comments
rotating camera phone

Render of a mystery Chinese smartphone shows off a bulging design and rotating camera arrangement.

Video: Walk through a Chinese Phone Market! Filmed on Oppo Find 7

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones, Reviews, Video | 18 comments
walk through a Chinese phone market

If you have never been to China then you are missing out on some seriously amazing tech sights. To bring you closer to the action we take you on a journey through a Chinese Phone Market.

Huawei Honor 3X Vs Xiaomi Redmi Note

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi | 25 comments
huawei honor 3x vs xiaomi redmi note

If you were in the market for one for these budget, octacore phones which would you choose? Xiaomi Redmi Note or Huawei Honor 3X?

Meizu want to be first with a 4G LTE Mediatek phone

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones | 3 comments
meizu MX4 concept

We have heard rumour that LG might be first on the market with a Mediatek 4G LTE phone, but Meizu have said it will be them!

JiaYu G6 Renders and specifications appear on JiaYu forums

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phablets | 5 comments
jiayu g6

JiaYu’s largest smartphone to date, the 5.7-inch JiaYu G6, has turned up new renders on the official JiaYu forums earlier today.

Redmi Note Heading to Taiwan, Hong Kong and Singapore in May, other markets soon after

Posted on in Launch, news, Xiaomi | 13 comments
redmi note

Xiaomi’s Redmi Note has been confirmed to go on sale in Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong in May at a starting price of $129.

Exclusive! World First Oppo Find 7 Unboxing and ultimate hands on!

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 65 comments
oppo find 7 review

This is a GizChina world exclusive! A 20 minute long Oppo Find 7 unboxing video with complete indepth hands on filmed by myself after purchasing the Oppo Find this morning!

HTC M8 receives network license in China, specs confirmed

Posted on in HTC, news, Phones | 1 comment
htc m8 tenaa China

So here it is again! The dual camera equipped HTC M8, One 2, spotted over on the Tenaa website after receiving its network license.

OnePlus One will feature StyleSwap Covers

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 6 comments
oneplus one styleswap

OnePlus are predicting the end of bulky, unattractive covers with the OnePlus One sporting removable StyleSwap Covers to take their place.

OnePlus Competition gives fans a chance to feel the OnePlus One in HongKong

Posted on in How To, news, OnePlus, Phones | 2 comments

OnePlus have take a lesson from Justin Timberlake and placed something special in a box for fans to fondle!

First MediaTek MT6591 powered hexa-core smartphone launches in India

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 10 comments
hexa 2

For those who think that an octa-core CPU is a bit of an overkill for a smartphone, Karbonn Mobiles, an Indian manufacturer has released a 6-core device at a very affordable price point.

Octa-core Xiaomi Redmi Note launched for an incredible price of just $130 in China

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Xiaomi | 12 comments
xiaomi red mi note vs Canvas Knight Cameo

Those living outside China now have another reason to go green in envy in the form of the uber-hot Xiaomi Redmi Note phablet!

Oppo Find 7 Hands on Videos!

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones, Video | 4 comments
oppo find 7 antutu

I have finally got myself to a half decent internet connection and am now uploading Oppo Find 7 hands on video’s to YouTube as I write this. Keep reading to watch the first Oppo Find 7 hands on videos, plus other Oppo Find 7 launch movies.