Category Archives: Phones

Mediatek 8 core, LTE-enabled MT6595 allegedly in line for a January release

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8-core mediatek MT6592 official

It has just been one month since the official unveil of the octa-core MT6592, and rumours of an upcoming LTE-enabled 8 core chipset are already rife

iOcean to launch “the best” $130 Android smartphone!

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iocean x7 elite

iOcean have posted a interesting little teaser on their Weibo account suggesting the brand is on the verge of launching “the best” $130 smartphone!

Xiaomi launches Xiaomi Singapore Facebook Page

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xiaomi singapore hero

Xiaomi have started the first phase of becoming a global player by setting up shop in Singapore and officially launching a Xiaomi Singapore Facebook Page.

ZTE to launch own 8-core WiseFone 7550s processor to compete with Mediatek, LG, Huawei etc

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zte wisefone 8-core

ZTE are rumoured to launch it’s own 8-core Wisefone 7550s processor on the 20th Feb to go head to head with Mediatek, LG, and Huawei!

Top 10 most popular articles on GizChina for 2013

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xiaomi m1s top 10 chinese phones

2013 has been a stellar year for us and we are really honoured to have such a wonderful audience of Chinese tech fans! So what have been the most viewed articles on GizChina this past year? Find out here.


Xiaomi aims to double smartphone sales; Targets 40 million shipments in 2014

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xiaomi logo

Upcoming Chinese maker Xiaomi have set their target at 40 million shipments for the year 2014.

Xiaomi Hongmi 2 alleged specs surface again: 5.5″ screen with MT6592

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xiaomi hongmi hands on

Xiaomi’s super successful Hongmi to get a successor soon? Reports say the Hongmi 2 will have a 5.5 inch screen and an 8 core MT6592 processor!

Zoposhop announce white ZP998 booking, ask preorder customers to cancel orders phone will be shipped on the 12th!

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zopo zp998

Zoposhop have announced that the white 8-core ZP998 is is available for customers to book, and are asking original preorder customers to cancel their preorders.

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 meets Huawei Ascend Mate in these leaked photos

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huawei ascend mate 2 leaked 1 8

The Huawei Ascend Mate 2 has appeared in more leaked photos, this time with it’s younger brother the original Ascend Mate phablet.

WCDMA Xiaomi Mi3 goes on sale today

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xiaomi mi3 wcdma launch

It’s the last day of 2013 but it is the first day that Xiaomi fans will be able to purchase the long overdue Xiaomi Mi3 with Snapdragon 800 processor and support for WCDMa 3G!

Nokia Lumia 525 goes on sale in China for just $100!

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Nokia Lumia 520's 1GB RAM avatar, the Lumia 525, is now on sale in China for just ¥629 ($100)!

Nokia Lumia 520’s 1GB RAM avatar, the Lumia 525, is now on sale in China for just ¥629 ($100)!

Purported metal frame of the Oppo Find 7 leaked

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oppo find 7 leak

The Oppo Find 7 is the phone which every Android smartphone enthusiast is waiting with baited breath for and as with any highly anticiatped phone launch leaks are to be expected.

Developers to get 100% revenue from sales at the Meizu appstore

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China’s Meizu have announced that they will be making no profit from sales through the Meizu appstore, while developers will get 100% of the revenue.

Pomp C6, 5.5-inch 1080, 2GB RAM, NFC on sale for $290

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Top 8 Chinese Android phones for Christmas 2013

The Pomp C6 is a feature packed flagship smartphone available now for less than $300.

China Telecom version of the Xiaomi Hongmi gets spied with updated camera hardware

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xiaomi hongmi telecom

Customers on China Telecom (the smallest of the 3 Chinese phone networks) are about to get some Xiaomi Hongmi love, but with the added benefit of updated camera hardware!

Meizu holding an international MX3 giveaway!

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meizu MX2

Meizu are planning to celebrate the entrance to the U.S market by holding an international giveaway with FREE Meizu MX3 phones up for grabs!

BungBungame Project S is a $299 super phone with 2K display!

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bungbungame project S

Taiwanese based phone maker BungBungame are in the process of developing a $299 Android smarphone with 3GB RAM, 2K display and 8-core processor.

More leaked images of the Huawei Ascend Mate 2

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huawei ascend mate 2

This is the second time that Huawei’s large screen Mate 2 has been spotted ahead of an official launch suggesting that the phone maker is gearing up to launch their new baby very soon.

LG octa-core Odin chipset gets AnTuTu benchmarked

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LG octa-core Odin chipset gets AnTuTu benchmarked

LG’s upcoming ‘Odin’ 8 core SoC gets benchmarked on AnTuTu, promises performance equal to or better than Samsung’s Exynos 5410!

Rumour: Micromax Canvas devices to get KitKat upgrade?

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As you might remember from a recent post, India’s Wickledleak recently announced an Android v4.4 KitKat upgrade for the Passion Z+. If reports are to be believed, Micromax might soon follow suit.