Category Archives: Phones

1920 x 1080 Oppo Find 7 X9007 spotted in GFX Bench

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From Oppo’s own teasers we know the new flagship Oppo Find 7 will have a 2560 x 1440 display, but these test results on GFX Bench for the Oppo Find 7 X9007 tell a different story.

Huawei Ascend D3 to feature homebrew HiSilicon 1.8GHz octa-core CPU

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Leaked details of the Huawei Ascend D3 suggest a Hisilcon octacore processor running at 1.8Ghz for the flagship Chinese phone!

Nubia Z7 could be launched March/April with new UI

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Nubia, Oppo, Phones, Tech, ZTE | 5 comments
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Rumours of ZTE’s flagship Nubia Z7 have finally emerged and just in time to take on the Oppo Find 7.

Lenovo Vibe Z with 5.5″ display, Snapdragon 800 now official in India

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, Lenovo, news, Phones | 7 comments
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China’s Lenovo, in a bid to strengthen their hold in the high-end market in India, today announced the Lenovo Vibe Z in the country.

Official: Mediatek Announces octacore MT6595 with built-in 4G LTE

Posted on in Launch, Meizu, news, Phones | 26 comments
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Mediatek have just officially announced their octacore MT6595 processor, their first processor with built-inn 4G LTE support.

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Xiaomi Hongmi gets an official English name, now known as the Redmi

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Xiaomi’s popular Hongmi phone has been given an official English name. The 799 Yuan phone will know be known as the Xiaomi Redmi.

Oppo Find 7 launch date 19th March!

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Oppo have posted details of the Oppo Find 7 launch date on their Chinese Weibo account. The clues spelling out the place, time and date for the launch of the Oppo Find 7 smartphone!

Video: Octacore GooPhone N3 Unboxing and Hands On

Posted on in GooPhone, news, Phablets, Phones, Tech, Video | 7 comments
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Unboxing and hands on video with the octacore GooPhone N3, Samsung Galaxy Note 3 clone.

Canonical VP, Cristian Parrino visits Meizu

Posted on in Meizu, MWC 2014, news, Phones, Tech | 3 comments
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Meizu’s Linux plans are full steam ahead as VP of Canonical, Christian Parrino visits the company to discus the future.

Thunderbird XLphone boasts 5-inch display and Qualcomm processor at $131

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Thunderbird aren’t a brand we are familiar with but according to their online store they have been shipping Snapdragon S4 phones for $131 since Christmas here in China.

Budget DOOV D350 gets Carl Zeiss lens

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Normally a Carl Zeiss lens would be reserved for more expensive flagship phones, but Chinese phone maker DOOV have added one to their cheap DOOV D350.

Sales of the 2GB RAM WCDMA Huawei Honour 3C finally begin!

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One of the most asked about and requested smartphones of the year has finally gone on sale in China. The 2GB RAM, WCDMa version of the Huawei Honour 3C!

New aggressive Meizu to beat Xiaomi with investment from Gree?

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 5 comments
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Meizu are emerging as a new and aggressive brand and with investment from Gree hope to defeat the mighty Xiaomi!

6.18mm Newman K18 Octacore could cost less than $250 in China

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Compared to other Chinese phone makers, Newman have been keeping their Octacore launches rather low-key, could this be so they can make more of an entrance with the new super-slim Newman K18?

Super Slim Octacore Gionee Elife S rumoured to measure 5.8mm

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 5 comments
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On the 19th of this month Chinese phone maker Gionee are planning to launch an all new Gionee Elife S model, here are some of the suspected details.

MIUI V5 update now available for the JiaYu G5

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phones, ROM | 6 comments
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JiaYu’s fantastic stainless steel JiaYu G5 receives an official MIUI V5 build, available to download now!

Top 5 Android Gaming Handhelds

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Top 5 Android powered gaming handhelds you can buy now! Specifications, details and more of the best Android games systems on the market today!

Asus VivoTab Note 8 with Windows 8.1 launches in the US and Europe

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Asus launched the VivoTab Note 8 in the US and Europe earlier today, after initially showcasing the device at the CES a few weeks back.

Huawei planning to launch a smartwatch, new smartphone and Android tablet at MWC

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We’ve yet to have been blown away by any of the current Android smartwatches but that hasn’t stopped giants such as Huawei jump on board the bandwagon.

Meizu drops the price of the octacore Meizu MX3 to just $330

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Lots has changed at Meizu since the end of the Chinese New Year including the return of company exec Huang Zhang and another price cut for the flagship Meizu MX3.