Category Archives: news

Huawei looks to steal the thunder from Xiaomi; Surprise launch scheduled for May 15th!

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Huawei is showing off some of its competitive nature by having a launch scheduled the same day as Xiaomi, i.e., on May the 15th.

Xiaomi Malaysia Website Coming Soon?

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Xiaomi Malaysia Website

Currently Xiaomi have sites for China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Singapore, the next to launch could be the Malaysian site!

Exclusive: iOcean X8 hands on video!

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 26 comments
iocean x8 review

We finally go hands on with the first production version of the iOcean X8 to be released. Hands on video, photos and first impressions of this next generation octacore phablet.

Elephone release Android 4.4.2 Kitkat for Mediatek – Download now

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Launch, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 28 comments
elephone p7 blade

As promised Android 4.4 Kitkat is finally rolling out on to Mediatek powered Android phones! One of the first manufacturers to release 4.4 on is Elephone!

Rumour: OOne phone to measure 5.6mm and weigh only 99g

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Oone mediatek

OOne are a new phone maker who are hoping to launching high profile phones made of high quality materials based on Mediatek processors. Rumours of their first device would make it one the lightest and thinnest on the market if true.


Oppo Yoyo launched in Malaysia with Hotknot file sharing

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oppo yoyo

Oppo’s push in to Asia has seen the company launch coutry specific phones to fit the needs of consumers, the Oppo Yoyo launched in Malaysia attempts to bring easy file sharing and an attractive design to the mid-range market.

DOOGEE DG800 Valencia: quad-core, rear touch, 13MP, Android 4.4 and $120 price tag!

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doogee dg800

Full specifications of the DOOGEE DG800 quad-core smartphone running Android 4.4, with rear touch panel and more!

Here are our predictions for the 15th May Xiaomi launch

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xiaomi launch

May 15th is the date for the next Xiaomi launch! Could we see an Mi3S, Xiaomi tablet, or Xiaomi TV2? Here are our predictions!

HTC M8 mini leaks with a scaled down M8 body minus Duo Camera

Posted on in HTC, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 2 comments

The ‘mini’ version of the current HTC flagship, i.e., the HTC One M8 just made an appearance thanks to a leak from @evleaks.

5.9mm Vivo X3S now on sale in Malaysia for $428

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The super slim, octa-core Vivo X3S is now available in Malaysia for RM 1,399, or roughly $428.

Amoi launch the first 6-core 1080 phone at a great price!

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amoi a955t

Amoi are one of those sleeping giants and 2014 is the year that they have started to stir and wake-up. Their latest phone is the Amoi A955T, a 6-core phone with 1080 display.

More fuzzy photos of a possible Xiaomi Mi3S device appear

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xiaomi mi3s

Rumour has it that Xiaomi will be redesigning the Mi3S to be the ‘best looking’ Xiaomi phone to date. Well if this fuzzy image is the new phone what do you think of it?

Rumor: Vivo Looking To Break Thinness Record Once Again With ‘Vivo X4′

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Vivo | 9 comments
vivo logo

The Vivo X3 once held the crown as the world’s thinnest smartphone. That record was broken back in March with the 5.5mm thin ELIFE S5.5. Now Vivo says it is looking to set the record again.

Xiaomi claims 15 million pre-orders for the Redmi Note have been made

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Fast emerging Xiaomi today announced that an astounding 15 million pre-orders for their first octa-core phablet, the Xiaomi Redmi Note, have been made.

Andi’s Top 10 unlocked $100 – $150 Android phones you can by now!

Posted on in Doogee, Elephone, FAEA, iNew, JiaYu, Lenovo, news, No.1, Phones, Top 10 | 44 comments

Andi gives his list of top Android phones available unlocked and internationally priced between $100 – $150.

Xiaomi Hongmi on sale for $159.99, limited numbers

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xiaomi redmi

I’ve just been researching a new article and have come across this bargain price for the Xiaomi Hongmi, quad-core phone.

OnePlus revises “Smash The Past” rules, entrants now have the option to smash their phones

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smash the past

OnePlus have revised the rules of the Smash the Past campaign no longer requires you to smash your phone.

Huawei Ascend P7 Schematics Leak, Shows Windowed Case and innovative SIM arrangement

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huawei mwc 2014

Huawei is suspected to be revealing its upcoming flagship, the Ascend P7, at an event in Paris on May 7th, but that hasn’t stopped leakers from stealing their thunder.

Tegra 4i powered Micromax phone in the works, you might already have seen it

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Micromax, news, Phones | 2 comments

A render of an alleged LTE-enabled Micromax smartphone leaked earlier today, hinting at a release that might be due soon.

USA gets the Gionee Elife E7 in the form of Blu Life Pure XL

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The camera-centric Gionee Elife E7 just went on sale in the USA under the name Blu Life Pure XL with a Snapdragon 800 CPU and 2/3GB RAM variants.