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Mystery Xiaomi with 2000mAh battery might confirm thin body on next device

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 7 comments
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Xiaomi model number 2014910 makes its way through TENNA this morning equipped with a 2000mAh battery, perfect for a new slim phone.

Beidu Little Pepper 6, 64bit and a 20 mega-pixel camera

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
little pepper 6

Manufacturer Beidu have officially announced the Little Pepper 6, a 64bit phone with 20 mega-pixel camera headed to the Chinese market.

What is the Xiaomi Ferrari and could it measure less than 5mm?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 7 comments
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Two additional pieces of Xiaomi news have come to our attention. The first are benchmarks of the Xiaomi Ferrari phone and the second that the next Mi phone will be the thinnest to date.

US gets the Gionee Elife S5.1 in the form of the Blu Vivo Air

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, news, Phones | 5 comments
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US based smart devices vendor Blu has announced the Life Air for the US market, which is a super slim 5.1mm thick phone with a great price tag!

Nokia N1 now up for pre-order in China

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets | 16 comments
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After months of being showcased, the Nokia N1 is finally official in China with a lucrative price tag.

Could Xiaomi be launching the Xiaomi Mi5 on the 15th Jan?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 33 comments
xiaomi mi5 15th launch

Xiaomi will be holding an event in Beijing on the 15th of Jan (8 days from now) leading Mi fans to speculate at what could be at the launch, the top suggestion being the Xiaomi Mi5.

FDD LTE Meizu m1 note approved for sale

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 18 comments
meizu blue charm m1 launch

The Meizu m1 note is one of the phones we are all watching however international fans can’t get too excited until the FDD-LTE version of the phone is available which should be very soon.

$50 gets you the quad-core Elephone G1, yes internationally!

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 16 comments
elephone g1

What another new Elephone phone? Yes, the Elephone G1 is another smartphone from the fast growing phone company and their first to sell for less than $50 internationally!

Nexus 6 arrives in China as Moto X Pro

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 5 comments
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Nexus phones haven’t been officially sold in China (although they can be bought from grey markets) but at least now Chinese phone consumers can but the Nexus 6 under a new name.

Oppo U3 seen at TENAA! Rumours of 4 x optical zoom not likely

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 0 comments
oppo u3

TENAA just got their hands on the new Oppo U3 smartphone, a cool looking phone that isn’t likely to get optical zoom as some sites are suggesting.

Alcatel OneTouch PIXI 3 series announced with multiple OS support

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 9 comments
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Alcatel has announced the OneTouch PIXI 3 series of smartphones, consisting of phones with screen sizes from 3.5 inches to 5 inches.

Infocus M530 coming to markets outside of China with MT6595 chipset

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 25 comments
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Infocus, the mobile phone brand from Foxconn, are bringing a new MT6595 equipped phone to Taiwan and international phone markets.

Cubot X9 $150 UMi Zero contender

Posted on in Android, Cubot, news, Phones, Tech | 21 comments
cubot x9

There is a lot of talk about 64bit processors etc these days, but there are still some fine looking MT6592 chipsets phones out there and prices are lower than ever.

iOcean M6752 ‘Rock’ officially launched! Full specs here

Posted on in Android, iOcean, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 9 comments
iocean mt6752

Earlier we posted a render and single photo of the iOcean M6752, but what we missed was the fact the phone has officially launched! Here are the full specifications for this flagship iOcean phone!

Update: Elephone P5000 goes on sale for $239.99 shipping from Feb 5th

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 17 comments
p5000 orders

Elephone’s huge battery phone, the Elephone P5000 is now available for pre-sale for $239.99 with shipping in early February.

iOcean M6752 images, and specs! Will come with 3GB RAM

Posted on in Android, iOcean, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 12 comments
iocean m6752

Our first sneak glimpse of the iOcean M6752 revealed only the rear panel, now new photos and render show more of the detail of this 64bit flagship phone.

Sapphire glass is cheap on the $160 Desai Mirror X5

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
desai mirror x5 sapphire glass

Of the technologies we are going to see implemented more over the coming year, Sapphire Glass is in the top 10 and Chinese Desai are offering it on a budget.

Vivo Y29L, mid-range Gorilla Glass covered phone images teased

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 4 comments
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Vivo might be more famous for its range of high end phones, but they also make quite a collection of entry-level and mid-range beauties like the new Vivo Y29l.

Lenovo Vibe X2 Pro at CES, will cost $499

Posted on in Launch, Lenovo, news, Phones | 11 comments
Lenovo Vibe X2 Pro

If you read our Lenovo Vibe review a few days back and were taken by the design but wanted more power then the Lenovo Vibe X2 Pro might be what you are looking for.

Asus Zenfone 2 is a striking flagship device with up to 4GB RAM from $199!

Posted on in Asus, Launch, news, Phones | 46 comments
asus zenfone 2

It isn’t often we see the words ‘Asus’, ‘flagship’ and ‘striking’ together, but the new Asus Zenfone 2 certainly warrants the headline!