Category Archives: Phones

Breaking: Alleged OnePlus 2 spotted at China’s FCC

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, OnePlus, Phones | 34 comments
oneplus 2 leaked

This is the leak that OnePlus 2 fans have been patiently waiting for! The first sighting of the OnePlus 2 on China’s TENAA network approval site.

ZTE Axon Mini is claimed to be the world’s first phone with force touchscreen

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 23 comments

ZTE’s been on quite a roll lately. After announcing the Axon smartphone for the US, the Chinese maker has announced the force touch powered ZTE Axon Mini.

MT6735 powered Amigoo MG100 looks a lot like the Find 5

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The new Amigoo MG100 is a good looking, OPPO Find 5 inspired device with fairly entry-level specs and a US$106 price tag.

ZTE Axon Watch and Spro 2 Projector join Axon phone in China

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axon smartphone

The very powerful ZTE Axon phone is now joined by 2 other impressive devices in its journey to China.

IPRO Sight Silver launched in Malaysia with MT6735

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IPRO has launched the latest IPRO Sight Silver smartphone in Malaysia for US$210. The phone comes with a fingerprint scanner and is powered by the MT6735.

Leaked photos show the next-gen ZTE V5 with alloy body and fingerprint scanner

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zte v5 fingerprint

Leaked photos show an all new, all alloy version for the ZTE V5 range of phones.

Doogee lists the 5 features that make the F3 the ‘flagship of flagships’

Posted on in Doogee, news, Phones | 19 comments
doogee f3 ltd

The Doogee F3 is expected to launch in less than a month’s time. Here are 5 features of the phone that you should know about!

Doogee X5 will cost just $49.99 with HD display and LTE

Posted on in Doogee, news, Phones | 10 comments
doogee x5

When we think of low-cost we think of phones like the Redmi 2 or Honor series, but Doogee are aiming to redefine what is affordable with the $49.99 Doogee X5.

OnePlus 2 (model A2001) appears second time in AnTuTu, scores over 63,000 points

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oneplus 2 concept

If you haven’t been living under a rock, you know that the OnePlus 2 is soon to arrive on the market. We’ve seen OnePlus thank its partners on Twitter for their efforts in manufacturing what the company calls its “2016 flagship killer,” but, as we all know, companies have to test their devices too. The […]

Siswoo C55 Longbow gets European release at only €169.00

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siswoo c55 longbow

Siswoo have began to promote their C55 Longbow model in Europe at just €169.00 with the option of fast shipping.

UMi eMax now available with 20% discount on Amazon

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umi emax amazon

While it is getting more and more simple to buy a Chinese phone, it is nice to see manufacturers teaming up with brand name sellers just as UMi have done with Amazon. UMi seem to be going from strength to strength with plenty of new phones already on sale, updates on the way and a […]

Meizu M2 comes to the Antutu party with 28,047 points

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 12 comments
meizu m2 note

Meizu are launching yet another device at the end of the month with many insiders believing it will be a new budget Meizu m2 model.

Xiaomi look like they will release the Mi Band 2 tomorrow

Posted on in Android, news, Tech, Wearable, Xiaomi News | 7 comments
xiaomi mi band 2

Leaked photos this month showed a new version of the Xiaomi Mi Band with added heart rate monitor, now a post today suggests the new Xiaomi wearable could be released tomorrow.

Take a look at the Elephone P6000 Pro in this hands on video

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones | 12 comments
elephone p6000 benchmarks

Elephone recently announced that their popular P6000 model would receive an update giving the phone more RAM, a new chip and the same low price. Here is the updated phone in action.

Chinese phone maker UBRO will be the first manufacture to release BOM details

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ubro m1

UBRO are a new up and coming phone maker who have the novel idea to release complete component costs of their devices to help inform customers of their buying choice.

ZUK Z1 uses only %50 of its battery after 9 hours of heavy use

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zuk office

Lenovo’s ZUK sub brand are teasing the battery life of their ZUK Z1 flagship after claiming that under heavy usage %50 of the capacity remained onboard!

Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition: available for everyone, priced at 299 euros

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meizu ubuntu mx4 launched

Meizu and Canonical announced the Ubuntu Edition of the Meizu MX4 last month, but restricted access to only a few “invite-lucky” recipients in the EU. Today, however, the story changes: every EU citizen can now order a Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition, putting an end to the invite-only process that can hurt sales in many ways. […]

Huawei revenue soars 30 percent for H1 2015

Posted on in Huawei, news, Phones | 1 comment

Huawei’s revenue soars 30%, and its operating margin climbs 18% for the first half of 2015. Impressive numbers for an already up-and coming Chinese maker, aye?

Ulefone shows the Be Touch 2’s ‘easy to clean’ rear panel

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ulefone be touch 2

In this video, Ulefone show how dirt resistant the rear panel of their newest flagship, i.e., the Ulefone Be Touch 2 is.

Why can’t Xiaomi get the mid range phone right?

Posted on in Editorial, Xiaomi News | 37 comments

Xiaomi’s been in the business for long enough to realize this, but if they haven’t yet, here’s a reminder: they’ve been doing mid-range wrong.