Category Archives: Phones

Boom! First MT6595 flagship from Alcatel has killer specs! HTC M8 Killer?

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, TCL, Tech | 32 comments
alcatel onetouch d820

This could finally be it! With quality of Chinese phones on the up and now the awesome MT6595 from Mediatek almost hear, we could be seeing Chinese flagships that blow away anything global players have to offer! Case in point the Alcatel One Touch D820!

Xiaomi boss confirms Mi4 “Won’t have stainless steel body”

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 4 comments
xiaomi mi4 launch

Hitting up Weibo today with an interesting piece of news is Xiaomi Co-founder Liwan Jiang who tell us the Xiaomi Mi4 won’t have a stainless steel rear after all.

Sky blue Vivo Xshot now on sale in China!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Vivo | 17 comments
blue vivo xshot

If you have been waiting this year for the true flagship phone to arrive then the Vivo Xshot is the closest thing to it (in my opinion) and it looks even better now the holographic blue model is availble!

Xiaomi Mi4 specs “leaked”!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Specifications, Xiaomi | 14 comments
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While the Xiaomi Mi4 is close to a launch, new alleged specs of the phone arrive here and there.

Final Specifications for the Kingzone N3 released

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 4 comments
kingzone n3

Kingzone turned their brand around this year with the release of the incredible Kingzone N1. We think they could do the same with the N3 now that specs and pricing have been revealed.

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Breaking: Is this the first look at the Xiaomi Mi Band?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Wearable, Xiaomi | 3 comments
xiaomi miband

Earlier in the month we brought you news that a wearable Xiaomi product could be released this month. Today spy photos seem to confirm the rumours.

Octa-core Obi Octopus S520 launched in India for 11,990 INR

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
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Obi Mobiles, driven by the high-profile ex-Apple CEO today launched their first smartphone for India, the octa-core Obi Octopus S520 for 11,990 INR.

Zopo ZP520 LTE appears in hands on video

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Video, Zopo | 4 comments
zopo zp520 lte

Another LTE Zopo has been spotted and this time with video, but is the Zopo ZP520 really the best Zopo can do?

How to install Google Play on your Xiaomi Mi Pad and fix a few bugs!

Posted on in Android, How To, news, Reviews, Tech, Xiaomi | 4 comments
how to install google play on the xiaomi mi pad

If you have a Xiaomi Mi Pad and need to install the Google Play store, or you are having a few force closes and bugs here is how to solve them.

What is this and how to use it: Instructions how to use the Vivo X Calling

Posted on in How To, news, Phones, Vivo | 5 comments
vivo x calling

If you have bought a Vivo Xshot in the past few weeks then you may have received a small white keyring and wondered how to use it. Here are the instructions on how to use the Vivo X Calling.

Exclusive: UMi are back with the UMi C1, plus more to come!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Umi | 16 comments
umi c1 detail

Take the UMi X3, rejig the specifications to fit under a budget and you have the all new UMi C1. The best looking budget UMi so far.

DOOGEE DG310 Voyager costs just $88.88, on presale now

Posted on in Doogee, Launch, news, Phones | 4 comments
doogee dg310

DOOGEE have updated their older DG300 and replaced it with an all new model named the DOOGEE DG310 that is available to pre-order at the low price of only $88.88.

Confirmed: Next Meizu will ship with Flyme 4.0

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 4 comments
meizu MX4 concept

In a Facebook post made today, Meizu let slip that their next device will ship with Flyme 4.0.

LTE Xiaomi Redmi and Redmi Note phones leaked!

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 3 comments
xiaomi redmi lte

Xiaomi’s 22nd July “4” event could be more than just a Xiaomi Mi4 launch but an 4G LTE conference with numerous new phones.

GooPhone announce GooPhone i6 iPhone 6 clone ahead of Apple

Posted on in Apple, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 17 comments
goophone i6 iphone 6 clone

GooPhone’s boldness has not lost its edge! Today the infamous Chinese clone maker announced that it had already cloned the iPhone 6, the GooPhone i6, and will be releasing the phone in August.

Open Thread: Which Chinese resellers do you recommend and which should be avoided?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, news, Phones, Tech | 86 comments
trusted chinese resellers

Your time to speak up and have your say for or against Chinese resellers. Which Chinese phone resellers do you recommend and which should you avoid?

Jiayu smartphones to be available in India, albeit via a 3rd party channel

Posted on in news, Phones | 6 comments
jiayu g5s review

JiaYu phones are all set to get easier to avail in India via a reseller based in the country.

iOcean X8 Mini Pro details surface

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phones, Tech | 8 comments
iocean x8 mini pro

After seeing details of the iOcean X8 Mini, we have to say that the specifications for the iOcean X8 Mini Pro are much more like what we expect.

Mediatek MT6595 launched, capable of 47,000 on Antutu!

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 19 comments
mediatek MT6595 launch

To say the Mediatek MT6595 performs well is a total understatement! The new octacore processor from the Taiwanese chip maker is truly brutal!

iNew V3 now available in new colours

Posted on in Android, iNew, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
inew v3 gold

The popular iNew V3 has been given a midlife update in the form of some additional colour options.