Category Archives: Phones

Xiaomi’s refurbished phones will be sold via Amazon India

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The Indian wing of American marketplace Amazon is now offering refurbished units of Xiaomi and Samsung devices at reduced costs, along with warranty.

Wickedleak Wammy Neo 3 with MT6752 launched for $234/15k INR

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Wickedleak has announced its latest in the form of the Wickedleak Wammy Neo 3 for 14,990 INR or roughly US$234.

Chinese variant of the Huawei G8 features the Snapdragon 616

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The Chinese version of the Huawei G8, aka the Huawei Maimang 4, is now out and it features the all new Snapdragon 616 processor. Keep reading for more info!

Blackview take a dig at Ulefone in their Be Touch 2 vs Alife P1 Pro video

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A new video found online pits the two flagships from Ulefone and Blackview, the Alife P1 Pro and the Be Touch 2, against each other. Watch it here!

Blackview phone concept boasts touch screen fingerprint scanner, 2K display and MT6797

Posted on in Blackview, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 16 comments
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If the OnePlus 2 was a bit of a disappointment then turn your attention to the latest from China, in particular this unamed smartphone beast from Blackview.

Doogee using the same factory as OnePlus for wooden covers

Posted on in Doogee, Launch, news, Phones | 25 comments
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While a OnePlus bamboo cover costs $50, the Complete Doogee F3 with wooden rear made at the same factory costs only $160!

Ulefone Be Pro price cut to $125.99 for back to school promotion

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There was a time that Back to School meant buying books and new shoes but Ulefone feel students need a new phone too and are offering their Be Pro at a special knock down price.

UMi Zero 2 will see highly improved camera tech

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The 2nd generation UMi Zero has been teased again telling fans to expect “the best Camera”, what this means is anyones guess.

Doogee F3 uses Ultra Clear Glass and dual 2.5D panels

Posted on in Doogee, news, Phones | 35 comments
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For Doogee to make a flagship that we are excited about is pretty special, and they have managed it with a lot of thinking outside the box like the use of glass designed for fish tanks.

Bluboo X550 OTA released

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Bluboo have released their first updated firmware for the the large battery X550 phone that brings some fixes and improvements to the device.

This is the Snapdragon powered Elephone Trunk

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Elephone have put together a short intro video showing off the first phone from their new sub brand.

Xiaomi Mi Pad successor to run Windows 10?

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According to a well-known Chinese analyst, the next generation of the Mi Pad tablet is due for Q3 2015, and could run Windows 10 out of the box.

Coolpad Dazen Note 3 with fingerprint scanner coming to under for under 10k INR

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The Coolpad Dazen Note 3 is coming to the Indian market in the coming weeks, complete with an octa-core processor, 2GB RAM and a fingerprint scanner.

Huawei boasts 30.6 million smartphone shipments for Q2, overtakes Microsoft as third largest manufacturer

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The Huawei Nexus is an exciting arrival this fall, but Huawei may already be a household name – globally, that is. The latest figures from Strategy Analytics show that Huawei shipped 30.6 million smartphones in Q2 2015, surpassing Microsoft (who shipped 27.8 million in Q2) to become the third largest manufacturer in the world. Huawei’s […]

Oukitel U6 (aka the dual-display phone) gets hands-on treatment

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The Oukitel U6 is an upcoming dual screen Yotaphone-esque device with an iPhone-esque design. Here’s the first video of the phone in action!

Meizu rumoured to scrap plans for the Meizu MX5 Pro

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 40 comments
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If you are a worried Meizu MX4 Pro owner who expects their phone to be replaced with a new model then don’t. The Pro range of Meizu phones has been scrapped (which is actually worrying in other reasons).

You’ll soon be able to buy OnePlus 2’s USB Type-C cable for $5

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OnePlus will soon be offering its USB Type-C cable (from the OnePlus 2) for a mere sum of $5!

The No.1 Watch comes with room for a SIM for call directly from your wrist!

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No.1 have switched focus this year from phone maker to wearable vender. The latest is the No.1 Watch with built-in call support.

Launched: ZTE’s new V3 range of alloy bodied phones launched from $160

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It’s not just about Meizu today, ZTE also took to the stage in Beijing and launch 3 new models of ZTE V3 all with alloy bodies with a low starting price of $160!

Doogee Homtom HT6 packs a 6250mAh battery

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Doogee are so set on providing customers with large battery smartphones that they have released a sub brand, HomTom, that will specialise in only big capacity phones.