Category Archives: Phones

Video: Elephone P7000 has Cyanogen 12.1 already!

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Launch, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 13 comments
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If you managed to secure yourself an Elephone P7000 in this morning’s flash sale then you are going to love this video.

UMi Hammer receives LEWA ROM

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Umi | 1 comment
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UMi continue their devotion to bringing custom ROM options to their phone users with the release of LEWA ROM for the UMi Hammer.

Elephone S2 and S2 Plus promo video, plus another P7000 flash sale

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones | 9 comments
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Elephone are having another busy day, which looks like it will turn in to a busy week with more S2 promotion beginning and another P7000 flash sale on the way.

Oppo release real renders of the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus ahead of launch

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones | 9 comments
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Oppo are no strangers of showing off details of their new phones before launch and are doing so again ahead of the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus launch.

Newly formed QiKU believes they will be able to take down Xiaomi

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 33 comments
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QiKU is a new company, born from a joint venture between Chinese security software giant Qihoo 360 and China’s 3rd largest smartphone manufacturer, and they are already setting their aims very high.

Update: Elephone P7000 Flash Sale Kicks Off Today

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 97 comments
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In just a few hours time Elephone will start their limited flash sale for the Elephone P7000 Pioneer for the special intro price of only $159.99!

OnePlus power bank launches in India today

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The OnePlus Power Bank will finally go on sale in India today after an extended delay.

Alibaba to invest $1.2 billion in Micromax?

Posted on in Micromax, news, Phones | 9 comments
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If the rumour mills are doing their job right, Alibaba will soon invest up to $1.2 billion in India based smartphone vendor Micromax.

OnePlus’ HydrogenOS will come 28th May

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OnePlus’ One might have shipped with the Cyanogen OS, but other alternate operating systems including OxygenOS (international) and HydrogenOS (China) are coming.

Meizu rumour round up, MX5, M1 Note 2 and Avenger models

Posted on in Meizu News, news, Phones | 29 comments
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It feels like an eternity since we last heard some juicy Meizu rumours, so here are 3 of the current trending tips from everyones favourite Zhuhai based phone maker.

In the market for a Galaxy S6 Clone? Here are the specs for the Landvo S6

Posted on in Knock Off, Phones | 10 comments
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Chinese phone maker Landvo reveal their full specifications for the Landvo S6 Galaxy S6 clone. Is it just a cheap knock off or something worth considering?

Mstar release the M52 Re-, I mean the Mstar S100

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The S100 is a budget device with decent specifications and the design of another popular, affordable Android phone *cough*Mlais M52*cough*. So what exactly does this new budget device offer?

Xiaomi heading to Brazil in the next three months

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 72 comments
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Another day for the successful journey of Xiaomi, already in eight markets, the company confirms Brazil as the ninth one. Last year Xiaomi has started to jump in the markets outside China, where they have changed the way the world sees Chinese phone companies. Currently the company operates in India, Taiwan, Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia […]

MT6795 LeTV Le 1 X600 now on reseller pre-sale for $319!

Posted on in LeTV, news, Phones | 115 comments
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LeTV’s Le 1 is now on pre-sale for just $319, exclusive for GizChina readers! Read to know more.

OPPO R7 glimpsed yet again, seems like there’ll be an R7 Plus along

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones | 1 comment
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The OPPO R7 has suffered leaks time and again, but this is perhaps the first time we’re getting a glimpse at the OPPO R7 Plus!

OnePlus cleared of all trials in India, Cyanogen OS OTAs to seed problem free

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After more than 5 months of trial, it has been announced that the OnePlus One would continue receiving Cyanogen OS updates in India hassle free!

Exclusive: Elephone goes for style with the alloy and glass Elephone S2 and S2 Plus

Posted on in Elephone, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 22 comments
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Elephone are adding a little style to their collection with the launch of the thin Elephone S2 with dual glass design.

Elephone P6000 receives unofficial CM12 update

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones, ROM | 5 comments
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Got an Elephone P6000 and fancy trying out a new ROM? One to try out could be the latest unofficial build of Cyanogenmod 12 for the phone.

Coolpad to set up R&D and manufacturing unit in India

Posted on in CoolPad, news, Phones | 1 comment
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Coolpad is the latest Chinese OEM to have set foot in the lucrative Indian market.

Xiaomi Mi 4i unboxing: Video and Pictures

Posted on in Phones, Reviews, Video, Xiaomi News | 25 comments
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Unboxing and hands on with the latest Xiaomi ‘flagship’ — the Xiaomi Mi 4i.