Category Archives: Phones

Low-cost OPPO R833T with TD-SCDMA now listed, WCDMA variant soon?

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Fast rising Chinese manufacturer OPPO have listed their latest quad-core smartphone, the OPPO R833T with a price tag of 1,398 Yuan ($213) in China. However, there’s no WCDMA support on the device, which means 3G operation will be limited to users on the China Mobile network.

Hands on with the $160 Zopo ZP820

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zopo zp820 review

The first new launch from Zopo, in some months, is the refreshed Zopo ZP820. Here are some details of the new updated phone after some hands on time with it.

Oppo launch 3rd round of Oppo Ambassador Recruitments

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oppo ambassadors

Oppo have launched the 3rd round of Oppo Ambassador Recruitment today bringing the popular program to 6 new languages.

Oppo launches the Oppo N1 in Thailand

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oppo n1 hands on impressions

Oppo continue to bring their flagship phones across Southeast Asia with the launch of the Oppo N1 in Thailand. now offering free DHL shipping

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faea f2s

One of the biggest stumbling blocks when buying from China is the cost of shipping your goods back home, but FAEA may have solved this by offering free DHL shipping.


Zopo ZP820 quad-core MT6582 Antutu benchmarks

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zopo zp820 antutu

Zopo’s low cost ZP820 ‘Raiden’ smartphone has been put through its paces in Antutu 4.1 revealing impressive scores for a budget handset.

GooPhone to release dual-core, 3G smartwatch

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goophone smartwatch

GooPhone are very well known for making fake Apple and Samsung phones, but they aren’t really known for keeping up with technological trends which makes their smartwatch announcement all the more surprising!

Video: Unboxing and hands on with JiaYu G5 2GB RAM and 3000mAh battery option!

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jiayu g5 review

JiaYu’s stainless steel JiaYu G5 arrived on my desk this morning and I have wasted no time recording an unboxing and hands on with the phone, plus it’s 3000mAh battery option!

JiaYu lets the 8-core JiaYu S2 out of the bag!

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jiayu s2 leaked hands on

On a recent trip to Shenzhen we managed to get an early look at a non-functioning prototype of the JiaYu S2 (and even a sneak photo). However, someone has beaten us at getting their hands on a working model!

Snapdragon 800 powered Nubia Z5S caught off-guard, poses for the spy cam!

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A handful leaked pictures of ZTE’s next-gen Snapdragon 800-powered Nubia Z5S have made their way online!

Gionee GN709W goes through network certification, expected to feature 8-core MT6592

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Gionee GN709W 8-core phone

We’ve seen an array of leaks and spy pictures of various upcoming 8-core smartphones from a handful of Chinese manufacturers, and the addition of popular manufacturer to this list Gionee doesn’t nearly come across as a surprise!

6.5-inch Vowney V7 goes on sale 11th November for $295

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Vowney v7

On the 11th November oat 11am Chinese phone maker Vowney will launch the 6.5-inch quad-core V7 with FHD display and NFC for $295.

Snapdragon 800 Xiaomi Mi3 won’t launch with Android 4.4 after all

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xiaomi mi3 s800

Early leaked screenshots from a Snapdragon 800 Xiaomi Mi3 showed the phone running Android 4.4 KitKat, but Xiaomi have gone on the record to state that this won’t be the case!

Full listing of 25 8-core MT6592 Android phones launching soon!

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jiayu s2 hands on

Anticipation is growing as more and more premier Chinese phone makers make their 8-core phone plans known. With all the news and rumours we have decided to list details of 25 upcoming 8-core MT6592 phones along with all the details we currently know about them!

Uniscope XC2 Advanced price drops to $245

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uniscope xc2

The Uniscope XC2 was one of the big surprise phones of 2013. A phone with a great design, excellent hardware and now and even lower price tag.

White MX3 goes on sale today from $409

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white meizu mx3 launched

Meizu’s Exynos equipped Meizu MX3 officially goes on sale today in an all white colour option.

Next Generation Nubia will be the Snapdragon 800 Nubia Z5S

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nubia z5s leaked

ZTE’s Nubia range of phones will soon be headed up by the Snapdragon 800 powered Nubia Z5S if reports are revealed to be accurate.

Gionee Elife E7 steals limelight from the Vivo Xplay 3S again with fingerprint scanner rumour

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gionee elife e7

Another teaser image released by Gionee shows us the Elife E7 may have a fingerprint scanner, bringing the full spec inline with the Vivo Xplay 3S.

Does the Vivo Xplay 3S have a fingerprint reader?

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The Vivo Xplay 3S doesn’t seem to be in a mood to give the rumor mill a break. Now, the word going around is that the phablet might pack a fingerprint reader as well!

Oppo N1T, China Mobile version of the Oppo N1 pre-orders begin for November 11th launch!

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oppo n1 t launch

Pre-orders for the innovative, swivel camera equipped Oppo N1 are being taken now for a November 11th launch, but before you put money down take a look at the specs!