Category Archives: Phones

China Mobile starts accepting Xiaomi Red Rice Pre-orders ahead of launch

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 6 comments
xiaomi red rice

Someone at China Mobile in Guangzhou has jumped the gun a little and are already advertising pre-orders for the 999 Yuan Xiaomi Red Rice.

Xiaomi Tablet is name “Purple Rice”, will support 23 languages?

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech, Xiaomi | 1 comment
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According so insider news at Xiaomi the Xiaomi Tablet is name the “ZiMi” or in English “Purple Rice”.

MIUI V5 available for the Oppo Find 5

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo, Phones, ROM, Tech | 9 comments
miui v5 oppo find 5

If you can’t wait for the launch of the Xiaomi Mi3 to enjoy MIUI V5 on a large 1080 display then why not install the official MIUI ROM on your Oppo Find 5?

Top 10 Android iPad mini alternatives: Summer 2013

Posted on in Newman, news, No.1, Tablets, Tech, Top 10 | 20 comments
android ipad mini clone china

Summertime! what better time to head out to the garden, beach or on the road with an Android tablet by your side. We take a logo at the top 10 Android iPad mini alternatives for Summer 2013.

Nexus 7 2 vs Xiaomi Mipad tablet

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech, Xiaomi | 10 comments
nexus 7 2 vs xiaomi tablet

I’m a firm believer that 7-inches is the perfect size for a tablet, Google and Xiaomi seem to agree as both companies have new 7-inch Android tablets headed for release very soon! Let’s take a look at the Nexus 7 2 Vs the Xiaomi Mipad tablet.

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Xiaomi Tablet tech sheet shows Tegra 3 processor and 13 mega-pixel camera

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Tablets, Tech, Xiaomi | 13 comments
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August 16th approaches and as any self respecting Xiaomi fan will know that is the date Xiaomi are expected to launch a bunch of great products including the Xiaomi tablet.

Oppo Find 7 preorder shows up with purported specifications

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones | 7 comments
oppo find 7

Oppo have told us themselves that they are working the Oppo Find 7, but we didn’t expect the new phone would show up in online stores quite so soon.

Another sneak look at the purported Zopo 1080 phablet

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Tech, Zopo | 4 comments
Zopo phablet leaked

Another leaked photo of a large screen Zopo tablet has been posted, is this yet another 1080 phablet with 1.5Ghz CPU?

Zhi Jian D1 runs a 1.7Ghz Snapdragon CPU and 5-inch 1080 display

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
zhi jian d1 android phone

Chinese phone maker SR Technology have leaked the first image of their Snapdragon powered Zhi Jian D1!

Xiaomi Red Rice to have dual SIM support and SD card expansion!

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 24 comments
xiaomi red rice specifications

The Xiaomi Red Rice has had more than it’s fair share of leaks and spy photos and now finally we could be heading near an actual launch date!

1.7Ghz 8-core Mediatek MT6592 scores 29,600 on Antutu

Posted on in news, Phablets, Phones, Tech | 22 comments
mediatek MT6592 antutu

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 800 SoC might have finally met its match in the form of the octa-core Mediatek MT6592.

How to fix poor GPS on Mediatek phones

Posted on in Android, How To, Phablets, Phones | 110 comments
fix GPS in mediatek phones

We all love the great value of money and performance Mediatek powered phones offer, but we do wish they would offer better GPS! Thankfully we have a fix for that, keep reading to see how to fix poor GPS on Mediatek phones.

Hisense launches it’s best looking phone ever, the Hisense U939 at $130

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
Hisense U939

Hisenese are slowly building up a range of half decent Android phones for the local Chinese market and the Hisense U939 is easily the best looking of the bunch!

Lenovo to join the WP8 market with 1080, quad-core device

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones | 6 comments
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Lenovo are rumoured to be the latest phone maker to enter the Windows Phone 8 camp, with an all new quad-core, 1080 model!

UMi Mini renders appears, but what exactly is it?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Umi | 15 comments
umi mini render

Earlier this year we posted a roadmap showing what UMI planned to launch this year. One of the proposed devices was the UMi mini, well there is the first render, but what exactly is it?

Taiwan get’s its own Xiaomi knock-off

Posted on in Knock Off, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 3 comments
gmate g2000 xiaomi knock off

Xiaomi’s popularity has spawned a number of know off phones in China, and now clones of the high performance handset are showing up in Taiwan.

MIUI V5 with dual SIM support coming soon

Posted on in Android, Lenovo, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 11 comments
miui v5 rom

According to MIUI developers here in China, a new MIUI V5 will launch next week especially developed to support dual SIM Mediatek phones.

Mediatek roadmap tells of new quad-core and octa-core chipsets for 2013

Posted on in news, Phones, Tablets, Tech | 26 comments
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Mediateks chipset roadmap gives us full details of the upcoming octa-core chpset along with details of an all new quad-core processor!

Exclusive: First JiaYu G4 Advanced hands on videos GizChina.es

Posted on in JiaYu, Phones, Reviews, Video | 53 comments
jiayu g4 advanced

The GizChina team from Spain have managed to get an Exclusive first hands on with the JiaYu G4 Advanced and have already posted their first impressions and hands on videos (in English). Keep reading to see the Exclusive JiaYu G4 Advanced hands on photos and videos!

Xiaocai X9 rumoured to come with 4.5-inch 1080 display!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Xiaocai | 12 comments
xiaocai x9 antutu

Leaked specifications of the Xiaocai X9 show two versions of the phone will launch with the Advanced version boasting a 4.5-inch 1080 FHD display!