Category Archives: Reviews

Exclusive UMi Cross unboxing video, review on the way!

Posted on in Android, news, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Umi, Video | 23 comments
umi cross review

It’s always fun to receive a new Chinese smartphone to review, but even more so when the phone happens to be one of the hottest talked about devices! Keep reading for our exclusive unboxing and first impressions of the UMi Cross!

Video: Meizu MX3 Hands on! Review coming soon

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 9 comments
meizu mx3 hands on review video

We seen some stunning phones launch in China. Over the past few weeks we have seen the launch of the Xiaomi Mi3, Oppo N1 and the Meizu MX3! And not it’s the Meizu’s turn for a hands on and review.

Elephone P6 review, a great buy for big screen lovers

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 25 comments
elephone p6 review

The Elephone P6 is yet another 6.3-inch Android smartphone, but some clever specification choices, excelling pricing and nice attention to detail (in certain areas) make for a surprising package.

Xiaomi Mi3 or JiaYu S1? Which is the better buy?

Posted on in Editorial, JiaYu, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 36 comments
jiayu s1 vs xiaomi mi3

Later this month Chinese phone fans will be able to chose between either the all new JiaYu S1 or Xiaomi Mi3 for roughly the same price. Which one of these new phones is the better buy? Which would you choose?

Xiaomi Mi3 vs Xiaomi Mi2S: Benchmarks

Posted on in Exclusive, Phones, Reviews, Video | 13 comments
Xiaomi Mi3 vs Xiaomi Mi2S

To continue with the test on the Xiaomi Mi3, I decided it was a good idea to compare the performance of the phone against its predecessor, the Xiaomi Mi2S.


Exclusive: Xiaomi Mi3 Review

Posted on in Exclusive, Phones, Reviews | 50 comments
Xiaomi Mi3

If you are planning to buy the Xiaomi Mi3 later this year then this is the review you have been waiting for! Read the complete, in-depth Nvidia Tegra 4 powered Xiaomi Mi3 review here! To kick off the review this version of the Xiaomi Mi3 is a Nvidia Tegra 4 model which is designed to […]

Zopo ZP990 Captain S Review

Posted on in Android, news, Phablets, Reviews, Tech, Zopo | 30 comments
zopo zp990 captain s one handed

The ZP990 has proven to be one of the most sought after quad-core Chinese phablets on the market today, so just how good is it? How does it work as a Galaxy Note clone? Find out in our Zopo ZP990 Captain S review.

Update Exclusive: Xiaomi Mi3 Tegra 4 Unboxing and Hands on video

Posted on in Android, Exclusive, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 31 comments
xiaomi mi3 unboxing and hands on

I’m not 100% sure how have managed it, but they have got their hands on the still unreleased Xiaomi Mi3 Tegra 4 version!

Pantech Vega LTE-A IM-A880S full review!

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 15 comments
panatech vega

The Panatech Vega LTE-A IM-A880S might not be the most easiest phone to come by, but this remarkable device has grabbed enough attention for it to be well worth a review.

Battle of the big screens, Oppo N1 vs Geak Mars vs Coolpad Magview 4 vs Vivo Xplay

Posted on in Android, CoolPad, Editorial, Lenovo, news, Oppo, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Vivo, Xiaomi | 18 comments
oppo n1 vivo xplay geak mark coolpad magview

The low to mid range Chinese phone market bas been flooded with large screen phablets for months, but only now are we seeing some seriously impressive hardware beneath all that screen real estate! Take a look at 4 of the best form Oppo, Geak, Coolpad and Vivo.

THL W11 Monkey King Hands on

Posted on in iOcean, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, THL, Video | 9 comments
THL W11 Monkey King

THL hit the headlines earlier this year with the launch of the THL Monkey King, the only phone then and now to boast dual 13 mega-pixel cameras! Is this the King of all phones though?

Oppo N1 hands on impressions

Posted on in news, Oppo, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 15 comments
oppo n1 hands on impressions

Chinese media have already had some hands on time with the Oppo N1, and the results are being published! So what do Chinese tech journalists think of the N1?

Ceros Revolution Review: Alternative to iPad and Galaxy Note 10.1

Posted on in Reviews, Tablets | 9 comments
ceros Revolution

The tablet market is having a hard time of it at the moment, devices are similar and they are taking attack from the rising phablet market. However phablets aren’t always the best tool for the job and what is really needed is a 9.7-inch tablet like the Ceros Revolution we have on review here. Like […]

FAEA F2S Review

Posted on in Android, Newman, news, Phablets, Reviews, Tech, Video | 22 comments
faea f2s review

FAEA are a new Chinese phone manufacturer for 2013, and their phones so far have been feature packed and well price, but can the FAEA F2S take on similar phones from big brands Neo, Newman and Zopo? Keep reading for full in-depth review of the FAEA F2.

Ears on with the Xiaomi Piston Earphones

Posted on in news, Reviews, Tech | 42 comments
xiaomi piston earphones review

Xiaomi extended their range of products this year with the launch of the Xiaomi Piston earphones. Here are our impressions of these CNC alloy earbuds.

iOcean X7 Elite unboxing and first impressions

Posted on in Discounts, iOcean, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 24 comments
iocean x7 elite hands on have been lucky enough to get their hands on an iOcean X7 Elite for review. Here is the unboxing and initial fist impressions of this 1080 Chinese phone.

Newman K2 Review

Posted on in Newman, Phablets, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 6 comments
newman k2 review

The Newman K2 will go on sale later this month but we have been testing a sample of the new phone ahead of release! Read the full Newman K2 review here.

FAEA F2 unboxing photos

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 23 comments
faea f2s review

Newcomers FAEA have taken the Chinese phone scene by storm this year. With phones like the FAEA F1 Penguin and FAEA F2 it is easy to see why. Check out our unboxing photos of first impressions of the FAEA F2 here.

Xiaomi Mi3 unboxing photos

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Xiaomi | 45 comments
xiaomi mi3 unboxing hero

Chinese tech sites have started to receive production samples of the Xiaomi Mi3 for review. Here are some detailed unboxing photos!

Video: Xiaomi Hongmi Unboxing and hands on

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video, Xiaomi | 27 comments
xiaomi hongmi hands on

Interested in the entry-level Xiaomi Hongmi Android smartphone? Then we have the unboxing and hands on video for you!