Category Archives: Phones

Breaking: Hugo Barra reveals Redmi series and Mi TV 2 launch timeline for India

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In an interesting turn of events, Xiaomi’s high profile recruit, Hugo Barra took to BGR India’s comments section to reveal launch details about their upcoming devices including the much awaited Redmi series!

4 new KitKat powered smartphones from Blu launched for under $150

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US based Blu has launched 4 new smartphones for the market, all of which come with Android v4.4 and sport a sub-$150 price tag.

Little Pepper 5 features dual SIM FDD and TD LTE

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xiao la jiao lte

Little Pepper are back to releasing firsts (there were one of the first Chinese companies to release a quad-core phone) with the release of the Little Pepper 5 with dual 4G LTE SIM support.

UMi to annouce C1 price next week along with English website

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umi c1 rear

UMi are going all out to try and reinvent themselves. The launch of the C1 is on the way as it the launch of a new English website dedicated to international customers.

Coolpad Grand 5 to sport 3GB RAM, MT6595 and rotating Sony IMX220 camera

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coolpad grand 5

Coolpad are working on producing a new flagship phone with rotating camera feature and Sony’s IMX220 20 mega-pixel sensor.


IUNI U3 to be a direct competitor to the Xioami Mi4?

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iuni u3 teaser

IUNI appear to be saying that their IUNI U3 will go in direct competition with the Xiaomi Mi4 in their latest teaser image.

Flyme 4.0 Screenshots show redesigned smartbar

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flyme 4.0

Screen shots from Flyme 4.0 have been posted on Weibo showing a cleaner looking UI and redesigned smartbar.

Huawei preparing a new Ascend P7 with Sapphire Glass Display

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huawei ascend p7

Huawei have joined the short list of companies rumoured to be releasing a smartphone with a Sapphire glass display today.

Save $15 on the Huawei Honor 6

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huawei honor 6 launched

With demand for the Xiaomi Mi4 on the up, some customers are looking for an alternative. The Huawei Honor 6 is a good one and an even better prospect now it has $15 off.

UMi C1 gets its Chinese retail price but what will it cost globally?

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umi c1 hero

UMI are clearly very excited with the launch of their UMI C1 smartphone. The phone still hasn’t gone on sale just yet but Chinese sources are already talking about it’s cost.

Xiaomi opens office in Brazil

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xiaomi brazil

It has been reported that Xiaomi have opened an office in Brazil and have already hired local staff in preparation to launch their phones in the country.

XOLO Play 8X-1200 with Android KitKat, Play 8X-1000 with Hive UI mark debut

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One of the most ‘foreseeing’ Indian companies, XOLO today launched the first of its Hive UI enabled smartphones in the XOLO Play 8X-1000 and the KitKat powered Play 8X-1200.

After receiving flak for the 2 sec long Aug 5 India sale, Xiaomi bump up the numbers for their next

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Xiaomi mi3 64GB

Xiaomi is making sure what happened on August 5 in India doesn’t repeat itself by upping the number of Mi 3 units that would be on sale in the following rounds.

Zopo confirm they are working on a MT6595 phone, post image to prove it

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zopo mt6595

Zopo’s officially Facebook page has been updated with an image of an upcoming smartphone that will use a Mediatek MT6595 processor.

2K IUNI U3 to get a Mediatek MT6595 processor?

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iuni u3 mt6595

The IUNI U3 could be the first flagship phone to go for a Mediatek processor over the more popular Snapdragon options.

More IUNI U3 teasers plus a few renders

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iuni u3

IUNI are pushing out more teasers for their upcoming flagship phone, one that will have a 5.5-inch display but only take up the size of a 5-inch phone!

Meizu MX4 to be first phone to use Sony 20.7MP sensor?

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meizu mx4 pro?

In the absence of leaks and teasers, Meizu MX4 speculation is rising, with the latest rumours attempting to settle some earlier reports.

Xiaomi Redmi Note LTE Edition Details

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xiaomi redmi note lte details

Xiaomi have announced the details of their LTE Redmi Note which will cost just 999 Yuan and will be available from August 12th.

InFocus M512 5-inch display, Snapdragon, LTE and NFC for $170!

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infocus m512

There are times when a phone shows up that just seems to good to be true, and the InFocus M512 is one of them, but where is the catch?

THL officially enter Europe with Czech Distribution Center

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thl 4400

Chinese phone maker THL have made the leap from China to Europe with a new distribution deal in the Czech Republic.