Category Archives: Phones

Rugged ZTE G601U Leaked, Specs and Pictures

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A Rugged ZTE phone with the model number G601U was leaked on China’s Telecommunication Authority’s website. While the internal specs are nothing to write home about it may appeal to outdoor enthusiasts.

Porsche Branded Blackberry P’9982 Hits Hong Kong in Style

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For all of its issues, Blackberry seems to have the super high end luxury phone market down pat. Earlier this week, Blackberry launched the Porsche Design P’9982 Blackberry Smartphone in Hong Kong in an event that was attended by local celebrities.

Video: iNew V3 Gaming and Benchmark Videos

Posted on in iNew, news, Phones, Reviews, Video | 23 comments
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Continuing on from our iNew V3 unboxing we posted a few days ago, here are a couple more videos this time of the phone in action with some gaming footage and benchmarks.

UMi X3 gearing up for Chinese New Year launch?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Umi | 19 comments
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The Chinese New Year is right around the corner so expect a number of phone launches ahead and just after the big holiday, the UMi X3 launch could be one of them!

More details of the Oppo Find 7 super display 2.0

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We have previously covered the news that the Oppo Find 7 will boast a so called “Super Display 2.0”, here are a few more features the 5.5-inch panel will offer.


Screen comparison, 2K Vivo Xplay 3S vs Note 3 vs iPhone 5

Posted on in Benchmarks, Meizu, news, Phones, Vivo | 9 comments
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This year phone manufacturers will be upping the resolution displays to a whopping 2560 x 1440! Are all those pixels really needed on a phone though, will you be able to see the difference? Take a look at this side by side comparison to find out!

Sharp’s Aquos mini SHL24 has the smallest 4.5″ 1080p display and seriously thin bezels

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones | 12 comments

Today saw the release of Sharp’s eye-pleasing Aquos mini SHL24 smartphone, which not only boasts the smallest 4.5-inch 1080p display, but super-thin bezels as well.

Motorola CEO admits a $50 smartphone is in the works

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phones | 4 comments
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While we at GizChina have been drooling over the prospect of a $50 phone from JiaYu, the F1, another prominent maker has allegedly shown similar intent.

Meizu’s continued partnership with Tencent could be key to a CyanogenMod future!

Posted on in Editorial, Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 10 comments
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Meizu are slowly clawing their way back in to the hearts and minds of Android phone fans, with new rumours, international launches and partnerships which may hint at a CyanogenMod future!

OnePlus says they have created the best looking phone on the market

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones, Startups | 23 comments

Hardware startup OnePlus have really started to start the hype machine up over on their Facebook page this week, their latest post claiming that they have created the most attractive phone yet!

Zopo ZP998 2GB version will go on sale on Valentines Day in China

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Zopo China have announced that their flagship octacore phone, aka the Zopo ZP998 2GB version, will be available to purchase on Valentines Day.

Meizu’s latest news implies 3 versions of the Meizu MX4G!

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Q3 is when Meizu will be pushing their way head first in to the U.S phone market and latest details claim that the launch will be accompanied by not 1 but a possible 3 Meizu MX4 models.

Mid-ranged Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth2 with HSPA announced

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Tablets | 2 comments

Right after showcasing the slender Huawei P6S, the Chinese maker has unveiled another addition to its family of smart devices — the not-so-powerful Huawei MediaPad 7 Youth2.

Low-cost version of the Huawei Ascend P6 said to have 4.5-inch display

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
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Huawei’s Ascend G6, aka the low-cost Huawei Ascend P6 has been sighted at the Ministry of Technology where some interesting hardware details have been revealed.

Xiaomi to launch $5 5200mAh portable power bank

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Xiaomi are rumoured to be expanding their range of portable power banks to include a 5200mAh model costing just $5!

Changhong expects Chinese customers to pay $1000 for the Changhong H1

Posted on in Android, Gionee, news, Phones, Tech | 9 comments
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If you had $1000 to spend on an Android smartphone which would you buy? An Oppo N1? A couple of Xiaomi Mi3, Meizu MX3, Gionee Elife E7? Or this Mediatek equipped Changhong abomination?

Pulid HTC One knock off now available in a choice of colours including gold!

Posted on in Android, Knock Off, news, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
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The HTC One might be ripe for replacement but there is no denying that great design! Small Chinese phone makers agree to and keep rolling out clones of the HTC One including this new gold model from Pulid

Top 5 octacore phones for $300 with international availability!

Posted on in Discounts, Elephone, Newman, news, Phones, THL | 18 comments
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Remember last year when it took months for quad-core phones to reach lower price levels? Well this isn’t the case with the new breed of octacore devices and already we have some great phone for less than $300! Here are our top 5 octacore phones for under $300

Snapdragon 600 JiaYu S1 goes international for $370!

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech | 17 comments
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The flagship JiaYu S1 has quitely launched outside of China and now available internationally at just $370!

HDC U9592 is the world’s cheapest Octacore phone at just $200!

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Chinese phone maker HDC have hit headlines in the past due to their HTC One clones, but this time they get the limelight as the makers of the world’s cheapest octacore smarpthone!