Category Archives: Phones

Meizu MX3 gets a price cut in China; Now costs just $288

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One of the best looking phones out there, the Meizu MX3 is now available for just 1799 Yuan or $288 in China after a price cut.

Video hands on with the OnePlus One, plus Style Swap photos

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To round up our OnePlus One launch coverage today here is a hands on video of the OnePlus One “Flagship Killer” plus a look at the optional Sytle Swap covers.

Xiaomi Reveals Inexpensive 4K Set Top Box, Two Routers

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Xiaomi met OnePlus’ flagship phone reveal with three devices of its own, including a new set top box and two new routers.

OnePlus One hands on and first impressions

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You may have noticed that GizChina was a little quiet yesterday, well that is because I headed to Beijing to meet the OnePlus team for an early hands on with the OnePlus One smartphone. Keep reading for my first hands on impressions of this highly anticipated device.

This is the $299 OnePlus One

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Here it is, the phone launch we have been waiting for these past few months! The OnePlus One flagship has finally launched. Here are the full OnePlus One specifications and launch details.

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We’re in Beijing at the OnePlus One launch

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Will all the expectation live up to the huge amount of hype surround OnePlus as they launch their debut device at the OnePlus One launch.

OnePlus Smash the Past Video: is this why we will need tools?

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Even hours before their launch, OnePlus are still building hype by releasing the following “Smash the Past” video. Anyone who doesn’t like violence towards iPhones should look away.

ZTE Nubia X6 ‘Mini’ Leaked

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ZTE Nubia X6 mini

With a 6.4 inch screen ZTE’s Nubia X6 is huge, even by phablet standards. Now they are releasing a slightly smaller “mini” version with a 5.2 inch screen.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 ‘Three-Sided Screen’ Patent Leaks

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Image

Patents have revealed Samsung’s planned three sided screen for the Galaxy Note 4.

LG G3 screenshots confirm QHD display, reveal revamped UI

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The LG G3′s Optimus UI just leaked via a set of screenshots, confirming a revamped UI and a QHD display while at it.

Meizu MX4 tipped for an August release, multiple variants and a $320 price tag

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meizu mx3

The next Meizu, i.e., the MX4 was earlier being tipped for a March release, but recent leaks point to one that might take place in August this year.

Xiaomi.com get renamed as Mi.com as global expansion continues

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Xaiomi’s push in to Asia has brought on a global rethink of the brand and simplisation of the company website to simply Mi.com.

Camera Comparison: OnePlus One vs. OPPO Find 5 vs. Nikon D3100

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OnePlus has been aggressive speaking about the One’s camera, but how good is it? Find out in this comparison feature where it gets pitted against two popular devices including an SLR.

Huawei Ascend P7 benchmarks surface 2 weeks ahead of launch

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The Huawei Ascend P7 suffers yet another leak, giving away crucial internals info and AnTuTu scores while at it.

OnePlus Apologises for Countdown Madness, gives away more phones!

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countdown madness

Oneplus have made an official apology regarding the Countdown Madness giveaway and rewarded winners with OnePlus One phones and memoribliily.

Vivo Xshot takes the lead in latest Antutu scores

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vivo xshot antutu

Latest Antutu scores have the Vivo Xshot scoring over 40,000 points, currently one of the highest scores of any Android mobile!

Which quad-core? Mediatek MT6588 Vs MT6589T

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With the launch of the very first quad-core MT6588 smartphones readers have asked what is the difference between this new quad-core SoC and the MT6589T? Let’s take a look.

Update: The Strange Moves and Big Mistakes of Oneplus’ Debut

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OnePlus had managed to build up a large amount of hype for its debut flagship phone the OnePlus One. Now, it is struggling to match those expectations.

Oppo N1 price cut on Oppo Style

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Oppo Malaysia

The Oppo N1 has had it’s price slashed by as much as $100 USD on the Oppo Style website.

Oppo Find 7a Update – What are ghost touches?

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oppo find 7 review

After reviewing the Oppo Find 7a and using the phone since the day after the official launch, I thought it was about time I posted an update. It isn’t good news though.