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Top 10 dual sim octacore phones – Feb 2014

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The month is over so it is time to round up are top 10 octacore dual sim smartphones that are available to buy right now!

Octacore dual sim JiaYu G4 and JiaYu G5 still on for release

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JiaYu are still planning to launch octacore versions of the popular JiaYu G4 and stainless steel JiaYu G5 Android smartphones.

Dual SIM Huawei Honor 3C 2GB on sale for $224

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The 2GB version of the Huawei Honor 3C is not on sale through resellers.

Video: Hands on with the brushed-metal finish Lenovo S660

Posted on in Lenovo, MWC 2014, news, Video | 3 comments

Lenovo showcased the S660 smartphone at the MWC some days back. Among other internals, the device features a variant chipset we’re well versed with; the MediaTek MT6582M.

WeChat App Comes To Mac OS X

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WeChat is getting bigger every day. While most of the messaging app related headlines this past week understandably had to do with Facebook’s massive acquisition of Whatsapp, WeChat has been making some serious headway.


Vivo releases first batch of Vivo Xplay 3s phones, sell out in 0.35 seconds!

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0.35 seconds to sell out the first batch of flagship Vivo Xplay 3S phones sounds impressive, but as there were only 1000 phones to go around it is hardly surprising!

Nokia X receives network license in China

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Nokia’s long awaited and first Android phone was unveiled at MWC and has now come to China to get it’s Network approval.

MWC: ZTE Grand Memo II LTE Hands-On

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ZTE had an interesting showing at the Mobile World Congress, and headlining that was the ZTE Grand Memo II LTE. The 6-inch phablet is really blurring the lines between tablet and phone, and initial impressions seem positive.

MWC: Huawei Wrap Up – Smartbands, Motion Control TVs, Android Consoles

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We wrap up the best of what Huawei had to offer at the Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona. The Chinese manufacturer came to the show with a wearable, a console and a television.

Octaocore, on-the-cheap! $190 Note 3 clone with MT6592 processor!

Posted on in Knock Off, news, OrientPhone, Phablets, Phones | 3 comments
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We are still at the start of the year, but already prices of Octacore Android phones are dropping to incredible levels such as this 5.5-inch, $190 Note 3 wannabe!

Meizu MX3 rumoured to launch in France 6th March

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Frech tech sites are reporting that Meizu will launch the Meizu MX3 in France 6th March at an event held in Paris.

MWC: Hands on with the all glass Lenovo S850

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lenovo s850

Lenovo, taking a crack at producing a more premium device at a good price, launched the all glass Lenovo S850 at MWC, here is our first hands on and impressions.

Ramos to release Ramos i8 Pro, 8-inch Windows 8 tablet

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ramos i8 pro

Chinese tablet maker Ramos will unveil a new device named the Ramos i8 which will not run Android but rater Windows 8.

Water-resistant Wickedleak Wammy Passion X with 5″ display, octa-core CPU launched in India

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Indian smartphone and tablet vendor Wickedleak recently announced the launch of their first ever octa-core device, the Wickedleak Wammy Passion X.

Latest Oppo Find 7 teaser targets the Galaxy S5

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones | 13 comments
oppo find 7 vs s5

The latest Oppo Find 7 teaser seems to suggest that Oppo have the S5 in their sights.

Xiaomi Mi2 price cut to just $212 in China

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Xiaomi’s popular Snapdragon 600 phone, the Xiaomi Mi2S has had it’s price slashed from 1699 Yuan to just 1299 Yuan!

MWC: Hands on with the 4000mAh Lenovo S860

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lenovo s860

Lenovo launched another of their huge battery smartphones at MWC, here is a brief hands on with the Lenovo S860.

MWC: Hands on with the Huawei Mediapad X1

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huawei mediapad x1 hands on

More video updates from Mobile World Congress this morning. We kick off the hands on videos with a look at the all new Huawei Meidapad X1.

MediaTek: New logo, new approach. Are they ready to take on the global market?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, JiaYu, news, Tech | 14 comments

Mediatek are reinventing themselves with a new logo, new slogan and new technology. Is it time for them to go global?

Video: JiaYu S2 octacore hands on!

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jiayu s2

Hasn’t been long since we learnt about JiaYu’s second smartphone from the S series being ready for mass production, and we already have a hands on video with the device!