Category Archives: Phones

Cubot S308, finally a quad-core MT6582 with 2GB RAM

Posted on in Cubot, news, Phones | 7 comments
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We have seen plenty of perfectly acceptable phones from China which look great but are let down by a lack of RAM. Finally though manufacturers are waking up and producing 2GB RAM phones like the Cubot S308.

OnePlus and Meizu tease Apple over the iPhone 6

Posted on in Apple, Launch, Meizu, news, OnePlus, Phones | 19 comments
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Chinese upstarts OnePlus and Meizu are already pointing fun at the recently launched iPhone 6 range with a couple of images posted on their respective Facebook pages.

Flyme 4.0 vs MIUI V6 vs IUNI OS – A look at 3 of the top Chinese ROMS

Posted on in Android, IUNI, Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Xiaomi | 31 comments
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We take a look at three of the latest, most up to date ROMS from Chinese smartphone companies Flyme 4.0 from Meizu, MIUI V6 from Xiaomi and IUNI OS from IUNI.

Oppo N3 camera centric phone rumoured to launch in October

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 0 comments
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Oppo are rumoured to release the Oppo N3 camera centric smartphone this October. What can we expect from this new camera phone?

White Meizu MX4 spotted in spy photos

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
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Spy photos show us the white version of the Meizu MX4 in the flesh for the first time.


LTE version of the Xiaomi Mi4 goes on sale in China

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 8 comments
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This past week while Meizu, Huawei and Apple were making noise with their new launches, Xiaomi made a small announcement of their own. The release of the LTE Xiaomi Mi4.

10 rebranded Chinese phones you didn’t know about!

Posted on in Doogee, Elephone, Gionee, International phones, JiaYu, Micromax, Mlais, Top 10, Zopo | 23 comments
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Here are ten Chinese phones that sell in other markets with different names after being rebranded!

Mogu M7 hopes to be your MT6595 powered Vivo Xplay 3S alternative

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
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Mogu are back! With their next smartphone, and one not to be sniffed at judging by the hardware and design the phone is packing.

Top 10 Chinese smartphones you should buy instead of the iPhone 6

Posted on in Apple, Gionee, Huawei, IUNI, Launch, Lenovo, Meizu, news, Nubia, OnePlus, Oppo, Phones, Top 10, Vivo | 61 comments
10 chinese phones you should buy instead of the iphone 6

With the iPhone 6 finally unveiled we look at 10 of the best Chinese Android smartphones you should buy instead of the latest Apple phone.

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus go live with 4.7″ & 5.5″ screens

Posted on in Apple, Launch, news, Phones | 14 comments

The iPhone 6 is finally live in its two variants — 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch!

Hands on comparison of the iPhone 6 vs Top Chinese phones

Posted on in Apple, IUNI, Launch, Meizu, OnePlus, Phones, Vivo, Xiaomi | 49 comments
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How does the next generation Apple iPhone 6 compare to the current crop of Chinese flagship smartphones? We take a look with hands on photos

Meizu MX4 costs from $449 to international customers

Posted on in Launch, Meizu, news, Phones | 87 comments
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Meizu have released the retail pricing details of their Meizu MX4 for international customers today. Keep reading and let us know what you think of the price.

iNew V8 review: Six cores and a mixed bag

Posted on in iNew, Phones, Reviews | 7 comments
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Looking for a phone with a swivel camera, but don’t want to spend too much? The iNew V8 does the same, but at a fraction of the cost. Read more in the iNew V8 review!

Huawei Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition announced for the Chinese market

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones | 13 comments

Huawei’s Ascend P7 is all set to go on sale in China with sapphire glass on top, however it’ll be available in limited numbers.

Another 40,000 Redmi 1S units to go on sale in India tomorrow

Posted on in news, Phones, Xiaomi | 6 comments

40,000 sets of the high in demand Xiaomi Redmi 1S will be made available for purchase tomorrow via

No.1 S7T gets a finger print scanner added to it’s S5 clone body

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones | 0 comments
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Clone maker No.1 have announced an updated version of their controversial Galaxy S5 clone. The No.1 S7T keeps it’s fake looks but adds a useful finger print scanner to the equation.

Baidu-Eye is a Google Glass wannabe, looks more like a smart hairband to us

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Wearable | 4 comments

Make the Google Glass even more clumsy looking and remove one of method of interaction and you have the Chinese Baidu-Eye wearable.

Xiaomi hope to boost Redmi 1S appeal with a mint green option

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 8 comments
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The Xioami Redmi 1S is currently the best selling Xiaomi phone to date, but even with its mighty success the phone could do with an update to the design. Xiaomi’s answer is a new mint green colour option.

Suspected Meizu MX4 Pro specs surface

Posted on in Android, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 12 comments
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If you thought that this past week’s Meizu MX4 was all the Zhuhai based phone maker had in store for fans then it looks like you are in for a surprise with the launch of an additional Meizu MX4 Pro model.

Next-gen Micromax flagship set for an unveil tomorrow

Posted on in news, Phones | 0 comments

After a quiet few months, India’s Micromax is ready to announce itself yet again on the budget smartphone war.