Category Archives: Phablets

Alcatel OneTouch and Cyanogen cancel the Hero 2+

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Reports indicate that the Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+ that should hit the market very soon has been canceled in an agreement between both Alcatel and Cyanogen. The Hero 2+ was announced back in March in a Alcatel and Cyanogen partnership, the device would feature decent hardware and optimized Cyanogen OS that promised some neat features as enhanced […]

Kingzone Z1 Review: Hot or not?

Posted on in Kingzone, Phablets, Phones, Reviews | 63 comments
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When we recently reviewed the Kingzone N3 Plus we have been shocked about the fact that Kingzone didn’t seem to learn anything from the miserably performing and selling Kingzone N3. It still had a lot of annoying bugs, and even worse, Kingzone again claimed a false battery capacity: Instead of the promised 2,800mAh you only […]

Oppo R5 Review: another Oppo design exercise or a good phone?

Posted on in Oppo, Phablets, Phones, Reviews | 7 comments
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Christohper from GizChina.de get’s to review the Oppo R5, but comes away less than impressed! Read the full Oppo R5 review here.

Huawei Mate 8 leaked pictures

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phablets, Tech | 3 comments
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Huawei dropping the Ascend name and launch the P8 are only parts of Huawei’s big picture, a larger Mate 8 phablet is also on the table too.

These images could be the body of the Huawei MediaPad X2

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Tech | 1 comment
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Chinese media today have found spy photo of the chassis of the Huawei MediaPad X2 and believe the phablet will be unveiled at MWC.

Xiaomi Mi Note Pro Screenshot shows Android 5.0 Lollipop

Posted on in Benchmarks, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi News | 1 comment
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With the wait for Snapdragon 810 processors, we have some time before the flagship Xiaomi Mi Note Pro will be available, but at least we know it is getting Android 5.0 Lollipop.

Xiaomi launch the Xiaomi Mi Note with up to 4GB RAM and Snapdragon 810

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi News | 46 comments
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Xiaomi’s launch has been an impressive one, with the company launch 2 flagship phablet phones with some very impressive hardware specifcations! Keep reading for more details of the Xiaomi Mi Note.

Xiaomi saying tomorrows launch is not the Mi5 in latest teaser

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 36 comments
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Less than a day to go and the speculation and teasers continue with Xiaomi giving more hints about their upcoming flagship. It won’t be the Xioami Mi5.

Xiaomi Note: Alleged image of Xiaomi’s new flagship with pricing

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Phones, Xiaomi News | 13 comments
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Get you pinches of salt at the ready as alleged pricing and images of the Xiaomi Note have been published in China.

Huawei make their Ascend GX1 official in China

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It hasn’t taken long for Huawei to get the GX1 from leak to launch, as the new phablet has just been revealed in China.

Cube T7 Review: Our first dive into the 64-bit ocean

Posted on in Cube, Phablets, Reviews, Tablets | 4 comments
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64-bit has become one of the most important selling points these days, especially now as Mediatek has thrown the first chipsets into the arena, capable of the new technology. The most interesting one for sure is the MT6752, featuring 8 Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.7GHz and a Mali T760 dual-core GPU, thus promising well […]

64bit, LTE Lenovo Note8 gets international price of $179.99

Posted on in Launch, Lenovo, news, Phablets, Phones | 12 comments
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One of the first 64bit MT6752 phones to come out of China has now been listed on reseller sites at the low price of phone $179.99!

Lenovo decide cloning is the way to go and build an iPhone 5C wannabe

Posted on in Lenovo, news, Phablets, Tech, Tenaa | 9 comments
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After receiving plenty of criticism for the Lenovo Sisley S90 for the design and marketing, Lenovo are under fire again for the S60 phone.

Huawei responds to Mate 2 Kitkat update upset with promise of Lollipop

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Huawei Ascend Mate 2 owners will know all to well that Huawei had announced that a Kitkat update wouldn’t be happening. Upsetting times, but there is a Lollipop shaped silver lining.

Lenovo show up at TENAA with 7-inch phablet

Posted on in Lenovo, news, Phablets, Tech, Tenaa | 7 comments
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Lenovo head to TENAA after their completed Motorola acquisition, with a huge screen 7-inch phablet.

Doogee DG580 Review: A kiss of One

Posted on in Doogee, Phablets, Phones, Reviews | 12 comments
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Doogee can easily be described as the most active low-cost phone manufacturer from China. Suddenly appearing out of nowhere, Doogee now has an impressive product lineup to show off and is showing clear ambitions towards the European market. One of the most recent Doogee creations is a phone called DG580, with the term “Kissme” thrown […]

Chuwi DX1, the world’s first tablet with rotating camera?

Posted on in Android, Chuwi, Phablets, Phones, Tablets, Tech | 0 comments
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This time we really don’t know what to call the Chuwi DX1. The design and size say it’s a large phablet, while the processor and brand suggest it is a tablet. Take a look and tell us what you think.

Oppo N3 to feature VOOC rapid charging support

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phablets, Phones | 4 comments
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VOOC rapid charging is one of the most exciting features the Oppo Find 7 has to offer. It really is the world’s fastest charging phone, needing only 30 minutes to charge the battery to 75%. And this is not just a marketing claim, it is a proven fact. Now Oppo is working on the N3, which […]

TCL Hero 2 announced with 8-core CPU, LTE and stylus

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Phones, TCL | 17 comments
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TCL, or Alactel OneTouch, depending on here you live, have announced the Hero 2 6-inch phablet with added LTE.

ZTE ZMax offers amazing specifications to US customers at only $230!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phablets, Phones, ZTE | 10 comments
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ZTE launch the amazing $230 ZTE Zmax in New York with large HD display, LTE and Snapdragon 400 processor.