Category Archives: Phones

Oukitel announce the Black Bull range, phones with huge batteries, slim bodys and long run times

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Oukitel are certainly making their mark on the Chinese smartphone world with a range of well made phones and their upcoming 10,000mAh battery phone. Now it is revealed that the company have released a new “Black Bull” range of devices all packing large batteries.

Xiaomi Mi5 specs supposedly leaked

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Recently, someone supposedly leaked the specifications of the upcoming flagship device, though I do have some doubts on the legitimacy of these claims.

New spy photos of the Xiaomi Mi Band 1S reveal heart monitor

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Reception for the Xiaomi fitness band has been fantastic, and now the sequel looks to add even more to the tried and true formula, with spy photos showing the Mi Band 1S will have a brand new heart rate monitor as well.

iOcean X9 hands on and first impressions

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We get our hands on the iOcean X9, currently the only 5-inch phone boasting the powerful Mediatek MT6752 chipset.

Hands on with the Blackview Hero 1 action camera

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blackview hero 1 action camera

With summer here you will want to be getting out in the sun and enjoying some outdoor fun, and what better way to capture the action with one of the new breed Chinese action cameras from smartphone maker Blackview.

More images of the 10,000mAh Oukitel K10000 phone leaked

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More leaked photos this time of the actual device show the 10,000mAh Oukitel K10000, plus we have a few specification details to go along with them too.

Elephone P6000 Pro gets a switch to MT6753 and optional 3GB RAM

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Elephone have switched the MT6732 of the P6000 to the new MT6753 to make the new P6000 Pro.

Video: Looks like the Honor 7 can take a beating (explosion test)

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The Huawei Honor 7 may only have launched a day back, but the company has already posted a video of the phone being tested in a rather unique way.

Elephone jump ship, building a budget Snapdragon phone for just $79.99

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elephone qualcomm phone

Our sources at Elephone have sent us surprising news this morning of a new phone based on a Qualcomm chip and costing just $79.99.

UMi Iron, feature focus

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umi iron features

UMi have sent up some information about the UMi Iron to clear up the confusion about the specs and details of the phone. Keep reading for the details.

Xiaomi debuts in Brazil with the Redmi 2 at $157!

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After much speculation and uncertainty, China’s Xiaomi finally makes its debut in Brazil. And you can check all the details of the launch here.

Xiaomi’s i-Youth Smart air conditioner goes on sale in China

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Xiaomi’s first air conditioner, i.e., the i-Youth Smart AC has gone on sale in China for $435.

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G gets a big-ish price cut in India

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G costs a mere 7,999 INR in India now after the price cut the phone got today.

Chinese certification authority TENAA posts hands-on video of unreleased device

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Chinese certification and regulatory authority TENAA has posted a hands-on video of an upcoming smartphone, probably for the first (and last?) time.

Launched: This is the Helio X10 powered Meizu MX5

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Meizu have announced their newest flagship in the all new Meizu MX5, which comes with the Helio X10 processor, 5.5-inch screen and more!

Launched: Huawei Honor 7 full specifications

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huawei honor 7

Huawei have just wrapped up the launch of the new Huawei Honor 7, revealing that there are 3 models available with pricing set lower than rumours had initially suggested.

This Meizu powerbank probably won’t launch today

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meizu powerbank

Later today Meizu are expected to launch the Meizu MX5 and possibly the Meizu m2, but not this powerbank which Le Nan informed fans won’t be released today.

Update: Zopo Speed 7 and Speed 7 Plus MT6753 flagship specifications

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zopo speed 7 plus

What’s this! A new Zopo phone with near bezel less design, 3GB RAM, Lollipop, 64bit and LTE! Here are full details of the new Zopo Speed 7 and Zopo Speed 7 Plus phones.

Elephone say CM12.1 for older models is a possibility

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If you are the owner of an older Elephone phone with a MT6582 or MT6592 SoC you could be lucky enough to see Cyanogenmod for your device in the future.

Oukitel U9 camera hardware details revealed

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oukitel u9 2.5D Curved Glass

There has been a fair amount of speculation surrounding the camera hardware of the Oukitel U9, but the official details are now finally in.