Category Archives: Phones

Gionee M2 and P6 receive major OTA updates

Posted on in Gionee, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 1 comment
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Gionee might be concentrating on newer slim phones, but that doesn’t mean they are neglecting other models, some of which have just received major updates.

Oxygen OS and Cyanogen 12S both coming to the OPO in March

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 3 comments
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Owners of the OnePlus One can look forward to two new OS options this March.

Hands on with Xiaomi Mi 4 original wooden rear covers!

Posted on in Phones, Reviews, Xiaomi News | 10 comments
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If you’d been wondering whether or not you should go for the wooden rear covers for the Xiaomi Mi 4, we have a mini review which will help you decide.

Huawei Holly now priced at just £74.99

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones | 1 comment
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Huawei have hacked the price of their Huawei Holly phone based on social media shares, bring the cost down to only £74.99 on Amazon.

Huawei P8 case spotted, shows fingerprint scanner location

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phones | 5 comments
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Ah we do love a leak, especially one made possible thanks to 3rd party accessory makers. That’s the type of leak we have here, and it gives us some clues for the upcoming Huawei P8.

Preorders begin for MT6752 Kingzone Z1

Posted on in Kingzone, Launch, news, Phones | 63 comments
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Late last year phone makers started to promote their 64bit line-up and the devices have been fast to launch. Following in the volley of launches is the MT6752 Kingzone Z1.

Meizu MX5 Render boasts a 41 mega-pixel rear camera

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 16 comments
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We’re pretty sure a Meizu MX5 is far from being launched, but for those of you who cannot wait for the next Flyme Android phone here are some MX5 renders.

Illegal 3rd party re-sellers to face Xiaomi’s wrath: Report

Posted on in news, Xiaomi News | 13 comments
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It appears as though Xiaomi’s had enough of the unofficial reseller drama, and is now starting to take legal action against the same.

16GB OnePlus One debuts on Amazon India tomorrow

Posted on in Launch, news, OnePlus, Phones | 0 comments
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The base version of the OnePlus One — 16GB Silk White — was just announced for the Indian market at a price thought of as lucrative.

Elephone P5000 “Battery Monster” Review

Posted on in Elephone, Phones, Reviews | 31 comments
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Battery life is the topic of concern for most smartphone users and even more so these days with manufacturers building thinner and thinner devices, cutting down the available space for a proper battery more and more. The paradox of all this is that only a minority of smartphone users even wants that development. Most are […]

THL 2015 hands on and first impressions

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, THL, Video | 53 comments
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For those of you wanting a smaller, 64bit MT6752 phone there is currently only one choice and that’s the THL 2015. We’ve been lucky enough to get an early review unit and here is our first hands on and impressions of the octacore phone.

iOcean MT6752 Rock Benchmarks

Posted on in Android, Benchmarks, iOcean, news, Phones, Tech | 17 comments
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We’ve seen how well the octacore, 64bit MT6752 performs in the JiaYu S3 with 2GB RAM, now it’s time to see how it does with an additional 1GB RAM with iOcean MT6752 benchmarks.

No.1 G2 Smartwatch Review

Posted on in news, No.1, Reviews, Tech, Wearable | 2 comments
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You may have seen the No.1 G2 smartwatch branded under a different name, but the devices are the same and we have put it through its paces to see if it sis worth buying.

Upcoming Ulefone set for March release with fingerprint scanner and Android 5.0

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone | 41 comments
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Upcoming Ulefone set for March release with fingerprint scanner and Android 5.0

iOcean MT6752 Rock hands on and first impressions

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 28 comments
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iOcean have sent us one of the first iOcena MT6752 Rock phones to test out. Keep reading for our iOcean MT6752 Rock hands on and first impressions photos and video.

Siswoo Cooper i7 MT6752 unboxing and hands on

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews | 37 comments
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It’s raining MT6752 phones! We just reviewed the awesome and powerful JiaYu S3 some days back, and we already have a couple more MT6752 phones in the office: the iOcean Rock and the Siswoo Cooper i7. The former is a phone that you probably might have heard of before, but the Cooper i7 most likely […]

Lenovo could launch 5 new Vibe branded phones at MWC

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones, Tech | 8 comments
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Lenovo look like they are planning to make waves at MWC this year with the launch of 5 new devices all under the Vibe sub brand.

Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4 launched, shares specs and design with the Elephone P5000

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 11 comments
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The Wickedleak Wammy Titan 4 that just graced the Indian market certainly comes from the same factory as the Elephone P5000!

Xiaomi Redmi 2 review

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Xiaomi News | 22 comments
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The latest Xiaomi Redmi 2 is perfect for those on a budget, keep reading for the full Xiaomi Redmi 2 review.

5-inch ASUS Zenfone 2 specs and photos leaked

Posted on in Asus, news, Phones | 12 comments
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It was rumoured a few weeks back that Asus could be working on a 5-inch version of their Zenfone 2, now photos of such a phone have emerged with specifications.