Category Archives: Phones

Buying a OnePlus One with invitation vs from a reseller my experience

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Reviews, ROM, Tech | 18 comments
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There has been a lot of discussion online to where you should buy your OnePlus One from. Basically it comes down to either getting and invite and buying from OnePlus or buying from a Chinese reseller. Here are my views based on personal experience.

Flipkart teases Mi3 exclusivity one day before pre-sale begins

Posted on in news, Phones, Xiaomi | 3 comments
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A teaser from Flipkart on Twitter hints yet again at the exclusive Xiaomi-Flipkart deal for Mi3 pre-orders that we previously talked about.

Cyanogen Remove CM11S download preventing easy install to Chinese OnePlus One

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, ROM, Tech | 12 comments
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If you are looking to install CyanogenMod CM11S on your Chinese bought OnePlus One running Color OS then things have gotten a lot more difficult as the official download link has been removed.

Huawei hoping to dampen 22nd July Xiaomi launch

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phablets, Phones | 3 comments
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Huawei are looking to dampen the launch of the Xiaomi Mi4 this money by releasing a product of its own on the same day.

Update: Do these Xiaomi invites hint at the design of the Mi4?

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 6 comments
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Sheet steel invitations have been sent to members of the press in China for the upcoming Mi4 launch.

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Rumour: Meizu MX4 will be launched in September from $320

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
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Speculation and rumour hits Weibo as Meizu MX4 fever goes in to overdrive with rumours including a potential launch date to an actual price.

Jiayu S2 Gold and all black editions coming soon

Posted on in JiaYu, Launch, news, Phones | 3 comments
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JiaYu’s super slim octacore flagship, the JiaYu S2, will soon be available in new colours including a gold version and stealthy all black.

Rumour: Xiaomi Mi4 killer features will be design, camera, MIUI V6 and availability

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 13 comments
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On July 22nd Xiaomi hare going to launch their assault on the 2014 flagship war with the Xiaomi Mi4. But rumours are warning us to expect less in the hardware and more in the details for this new Mi phone.

Huawei is ready to update the look of Emotion UI with 3.0

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones, ROM | 0 comments
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If you are one of the owners of a Huawei device in much need of an Android 4.4 update, then your luck might finally be here.

Hexa-core Micromax Canvas HD A190 now official

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 5 comments
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As we reported some days back, the Micromax Canvas HD A190 is finally official with a hexa-core processor and Android KitKat.

Videos: Xiaomi Mi Pad First Impressions and hands on x 2

Posted on in Android, news, Reviews, Tablets, Tech, Xiaomi | 4 comments
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An odd title indeed, but an accurate one! What follows is not one, but two unboxing and hands on videos with Xiaomi’s very first Android tablet. Xiaomi Mi Pad unboxing and hands on follows!

Mystery phone runs Mediatek MT6595, scores over 43,000 points in Antutu

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 17 comments
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Antutu screenshots from a mystery device running a Mediatek MT6595 have emerged boasting an amazing benchmark of 43,149 points.

Update: Top 4 stores you can buy the Xiaomi Mi Pad now

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech, Top 10, Xiaomi | 6 comments
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The Xiaomi Mi Pad has sold out in China, but resellers are already selling the new tablet internationally. Here are 3 we recommend.

HTC Desire 616 with octa-core chipset launched

Posted on in Android, HTC, Launch, news, Phones | 0 comments
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The HTC Desire 616 has been launched along with the HTC One M8. Here is what you need to know.

OnePlus Lettuce aka OnePlus Two in the works

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, OnePlus, Phones | 18 comments
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OnePlus allegedly started working on the successor of the One, the OnePlus Two codename “Lettuce”.

Xiaomi Redmi series’ India launch in the pipeline

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If you thought Xiaomi was done dazzling the Indian market, well, think again!

Competition heats up: Wickedleak Wammy Neo Youth octa-core launched for 8,490 INR

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Wickedleak are fast turning out to be a maker to look out for. The Mumbai firm today announced the Wammy Neo Youth which is an octa-core phone that doesn’t burn a hole in your pocket.

Quad-core Exynos ModAP announced with on-board LTE

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To battle the LTE uprising, Samsung today announced the ModAP SoC that combines a quad-core CPU and an LTE modem in one single chip.

OnePlus Wooden Style Swap Covers available this month

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One of the features of the OnePlus One is it’s removable rear panel which can be replaced with a range of assorted ‘Style Swap’ covers. The most sought after covers include denim and wood options, the latter which are coming this month.

Purported Xiaomi Mi4 screenshot shows Android L, octacore and 4GB RAM!?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, ROM, Specifications, Tech, Xiaomi | 19 comments
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If something looks to good to be true then it generally is, so take the above alleged Xiaomi Mi4 screenshot with a spoonful of salt and wash it down with seawater.