Category Archives: news

Breaking, Meizu MX4 pricing includes import tax and shipping!

Posted on in Launch, Meizu News, news, Phones | 45 comments
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Meizu have updated details of the Meizu MX4 pricing which makes the price a little easier to swallow for international customers in certain parts of the world.

Viro, the smartphone with green tech, vanishes from the web

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Startups, Tech | 16 comments
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A few days ago we posted news about Viro, a smartphone startup which made outlandish claims to battery life. Unsurprisngly the company seems to have completely disappeared now from the web.

Cubot S308, finally a quad-core MT6582 with 2GB RAM

Posted on in Cubot, news, Phones | 7 comments
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We have seen plenty of perfectly acceptable phones from China which look great but are let down by a lack of RAM. Finally though manufacturers are waking up and producing 2GB RAM phones like the Cubot S308.

Dell’s Venue 8 7840 is a complete looker!

Posted on in Launch, news, Tablets | 11 comments
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Dell’s all-new Venue 8 7840 looks so good, that you’ll want to start saving up for it right now!

Chrome OS says hello to the first batch of (natively) supported Android apps

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 1 comment
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The Chrome OS is a lightweight OS designed for web consumption mainly, but native Android app support is something that could take it a notch above.

OnePlus and Meizu tease Apple over the iPhone 6

Posted on in Apple, Launch, Meizu News, news, OnePlus, Phones | 20 comments
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Chinese upstarts OnePlus and Meizu are already pointing fun at the recently launched iPhone 6 range with a couple of images posted on their respective Facebook pages.

Qualcomm outs Snapdragon 210, an LTE-on-budget-SoC to counter the MT6290

Posted on in Launch, news, Tech | 1 comment
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Probably a response to MediaTek’s MT6290 LTE chip, Qualcomm has outed a budget LTE SoC, the Snapdragon 210 along with a 3G-only Snapdragon 208

Flyme 4.0 vs MIUI V6 vs IUNI OS – A look at 3 of the top Chinese ROMS

Posted on in Android, IUNI, Meizu News, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Xiaomi News | 36 comments
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We take a look at three of the latest, most up to date ROMS from Chinese smartphone companies Flyme 4.0 from Meizu, MIUI V6 from Xiaomi and IUNI OS from IUNI.

Oppo N3 camera centric phone rumoured to launch in October

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 0 comments
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Oppo are rumoured to release the Oppo N3 camera centric smartphone this October. What can we expect from this new camera phone?

White Meizu MX4 spotted in spy photos

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
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Spy photos show us the white version of the Meizu MX4 in the flesh for the first time.

LTE version of the Xiaomi Mi4 goes on sale in China

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 11 comments
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This past week while Meizu, Huawei and Apple were making noise with their new launches, Xiaomi made a small announcement of their own. The release of the LTE Xiaomi Mi4.

Mogu M7 hopes to be your MT6595 powered Vivo Xplay 3S alternative

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 7 comments
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Mogu are back! With their next smartphone, and one not to be sniffed at judging by the hardware and design the phone is packing.

Top 10 Chinese smartphones you should buy instead of the iPhone 6

Posted on in Apple, Gionee, Huawei, IUNI, Launch, Lenovo, Meizu News, news, Nubia, OnePlus, Oppo, Phones, Top 10, Vivo | 87 comments
10 chinese phones you should buy instead of the iphone 6

With the iPhone 6 finally unveiled we look at 10 of the best Chinese Android smartphones you should buy instead of the latest Apple phone.

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus go live with 4.7″ & 5.5″ screens

Posted on in Apple, Launch, news, Phones | 14 comments
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The iPhone 6 is finally live in its two variants — 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch!

Meizu MX4 costs from $449 to international customers

Posted on in Launch, Meizu News, news, Phones | 88 comments
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Meizu have released the retail pricing details of their Meizu MX4 for international customers today. Keep reading and let us know what you think of the price.

Huawei Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition announced for the Chinese market

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones | 13 comments
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Huawei’s Ascend P7 is all set to go on sale in China with sapphire glass on top, however it’ll be available in limited numbers.

Another 40,000 Redmi 1S units to go on sale in India tomorrow

Posted on in news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 6 comments
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40,000 sets of the high in demand Xiaomi Redmi 1S will be made available for purchase tomorrow via Flipkart.com.

Octa-core Micromax Canvas Nitro goes on sale, is cheaper than the Mi 3

Posted on in news | 25 comments
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Suddenly out of favour after the Xiaomi aftermath, Micromax today unveiled its latest offering — Canvas Nitro — that aims to bring back the lost ground.

No.1 S7T gets a finger print scanner added to it’s S5 clone body

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones | 0 comments
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Clone maker No.1 have announced an updated version of their controversial Galaxy S5 clone. The No.1 S7T keeps it’s fake looks but adds a useful finger print scanner to the equation.

Baidu-Eye is a Google Glass wannabe, looks more like a smart hairband to us

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Wearable | 5 comments
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Make the Google Glass even more clumsy looking and remove one of method of interaction and you have the Chinese Baidu-Eye wearable.