Category Archives: Phones

20nm MT6796 chipset leaked on roadmap

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Mediatek won’t be slowing down this year and plan to launch the 20nm MT6796 64bit later in the year.

Top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC

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Top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC

With MWC starting in only a few days there are a lot of great Chinese and international brands we can look forward to seeing. Of course it is the Chinese tech that we are more concerned about and here are the top Chinese phones we expect to see at MWC.

Four new MediaTek powered Archos phones to debut at MWC 2015

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French electronics vendor Archos is set to bring four new phones on the market this MWC.

Got a Gionee Elife E7? Kitkat confirmed soon

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gionee elife e7 review

It might seem a little rediculous to be talking about Kitkat updates while everyone moves on to Lollipop, but that’s what owners of the Flagship Gionee Elife E7 can look forward too.

EMUI ROM ported to the UMi Zero

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Video thumbnail for youtube video EMUI ROM ported to the UMi Zero -

Huawei’s own EMUI has been ported to the UMi Zero by a developer on the XDA forums, see it in action below.

Poll: Rumours of a Chinese Nexus, Who do you want to make it?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 31 comments

Could it be possible that Google are looking to work with a Chinese phone maker to product a new Nexus device? Sounds logical to us, and even insiders are acknowledging rumours of such a partnership.

Gionee Elife E8 flagship could be around the corner

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The last flagship we saw from Gionee was the Elife E7, and with that phone now heavily discounted we have to wonder what’s next? Could it be the Gionee Elife E8.

How long will it take GooPhone to clone the Galaxy S6 now it leaked?

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samsung galaxy s6 leaks

Purported leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy S6 have been posted online, how long until we see a clone emerge from Chinese phone makers?

Mystery Xiaomi device to be lightweight and super small, possible GoPro rival?

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xiaomi go pro

Xiaomi fans should mark the 2nd March as a date to remember in their dairy as a new mystery product will be unveiled, but what on earth could it be?

New Nubia deviced leaked in promotional photo

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nubia z9

Nubia are rumoured to be launching the Nubia Z9 at MWC this year, and right on time we are seeing new leaks for the phone.

Meizu teaser confirms Ubuntu MX4 at MWC

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meizu mx4 ubuntu

Today in a post on Weibo, Meizu have confirmed that it will be the Meizu MX4 that will be released at MWC next month running Ubuntu.

Xiaomi Mi Note photo samples

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xiaomi mi note review

Considering the Xiaomi Mi Note as your next phone and wonder how the 13 mega-pixel rear camera performs? Here are some photo samples from my own useage of he phone.

16GB Xiaomi Mi 4 on indefinite open sale in India 26th Feb onwards

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Xiaomi’s Mi 4 will now be available invite- and registration-free to Indian users for an indefinite period of time.

Geekbench shows off what the Mediatek MT6795 is made of

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We’ve been very impressed with the performance of the latest Mediatek chipsets, but looking at the scores from the MT6795 there is a lot more in store.

Ebest target women tech lovers with the Ebest Aurora Diamont

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Chinese tech companies have been targeting women phone buyers for a while now, and now the specs finally match the bling.

Siswoo Cooper R8 will get MT6595 and 3GB RAM

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siswoo cooper r8

Siswoo are a new brand for 2015, but are already gaining a lot of interested with new phones including the upcoming Siswoo Cooper R8.

Ulefone promise to improve user experience of fingerprint technology

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ulefone leak march

MWC is a few weeks away and Chinese phone maker Ulefone promise to be there with a new device boasting improved fingerprint technology.

Huawei’s new smart band has LTE

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Huawei have announced a new smart band with LTE, but what could the 4.5g connection be actually used for?

ZTE Q7-C a phablet sized ZTE Blade S6 with 64bit chip

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ZTE really managed to create a stir with the Blade S6, now they hope for similar success with the larger 5.5-inch ZTE Q7-C.

Blu Studio Energy now on sale for just $149

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Studio Energy

Looking for huge energy at a low price? Then check out the Blu Studio Energy on sale now for $149 with 5000mAh battery.