Category Archives: Android

Update: Xiaomi Power Strip $12 through resellers

Posted on in Android, news, Reviews, Tech | 46 comments
xiaomi power strip

The Xiaomi Power Strip is another example of Xiaomi diversifying its range, and another example of a well made, and well priced must have accessory.

Mediatek MT6797 Helio 20 specs compared to the Snapdragon 810

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 84 comments
mediatek helio x20

Mediatek are currently promoting their next generation MT6797 Helio 20 SoC to manufacturers revealing more details of the chipset.

Kingzone confirm that the Kingzone K2 is in the works

Posted on in Android, Kingzone, news, Phones, Tech | 38 comments
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Kingzone have today announced that they are working on a “mystery” new product named the Kingzone K2 to follow up the amazingly popular Kingzone K1.

JiaYu S3 will receive Lollipop after all

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones | 15 comments
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A Lollipop update for the awesome JiaYu S3 is indeed on the cards!

Is this finally the real JiaYu S4?

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech | 41 comments
jiayu s4 specifications

The sub 5-inch JiaYu S4 flagship rears its head once again with claimed specification details along with purported image.

Vivo X5Pro breaks cover at TENAA sporting dual sided 2.5D curved panels

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Tenaa, Vivo | 5 comments
vivo x5pro tenaa

This month will see the launch of the Vivo X5Pro, but if you don’t want to spoil the surprise then you may want to turn away now as the phone has just appeared in official TENAA documentation.

One Week with the Asus Zenfone 2

Posted on in Android, Asus, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 69 comments
asus zenfone 2

I’ve been using the Asus Zenfone 2 now for a week and already have the full review well underway, but to keep you going I thought to give you all my first week impressions of the phone.

Elephone P6000 vs JiaYu F2 vs Cubot X9 – A quick look at 3 budget smartphones

Posted on in Android, Cubot, Elephone, JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech | 24 comments
Elephone P6000 vs JiaYu F2 vs Cubot X9

If you are in the market for a budget Android smartphone for around $130 take a look at this quick comparision between the Elephone P6000, JiaYu F2 and Cubot X9.

Allwinner have a $199 Google Glass competitor in the making

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 10 comments
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Allwinner’s Google Glass competitor is not only going to be cheaper than the original thing, but it’ll also be better.

Leaked: Spy photos of the Nubia Z9 flagship

Posted on in Android, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech | 15 comments
nubia z9 spy photo

More spy photos reveal the zero bezel design of the flagship Nubia Z9 along with a few nice side shots of the alloy chassis.

Watch: Hugo Barra tears through the compact Xiaomi Mi 4i

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Xiaomi News | 32 comments
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Take a look at how the Xiaomi Mi 4i looks on the inside, courtesy Xiaomi’s very own Hugo Barra!

Elephone confirm new supplier, all P7000 will ship with IMX214

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 54 comments
elephone p7000

Elephone have updated news about their camera situation confirming that all Elephone P7000 will ship with IMX214.

Video: Asus Zenfone 2 Hands On and first impressions

Posted on in Android, Asus, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 54 comments
asus zenfone 2

The Asus Zenfone 2 is a big deal for Asus and for smartphone fans around the world. Our review model just arrived yesterday, and here is our hands on video and first impressions.

Xiaomi Mi 4i: Hands on, first impressions and launch recap

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 40 comments
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Hands on and first impressions of the first Xiaomi ‘global flagship’, aka the Xiaomi Mi 4i!

Xiaomi Mi4i Full Specifications

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 120 comments
xiaomi mi4i specifications

Xiaomi’s Hugo Barra has just wrapped up the Xiaomi Mi4i launch in New Dehli, which gives us some time to reflect on the new device and the Xiaomi Mi4i full specifications.

Elephone will be shipping new 2K flagships with 4GB RAM not 3GB

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 46 comments
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Elephone have managed to keep themselves in the headlines everyday this week, and here they are again with a new annoucement for their upcoming flagship devices with 2K panels.

Crazy 70,000 point Antutu score from the 10 core Mediatek MT6797 posted

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech | 18 comments
mediatek mt6797

Antutu isn’t everything, but a massive score of over 70,000 points is pretty phenomenal considering it comes from Taiwanese Mediatek.

Elephone port CyanogenMod 12.1 to Mediatek phone

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 17 comments
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CyanogenMod 12.1 makes its way on to Mediatek powered phones in this video posted by phone maker elephone.

Exclusive: Upcoming Elephone comes with 2K display, Intel SoC, IMX230 and Windows/Android OS!

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 60 comments
elephone leak 2k phone

Elephone show a mystery phone with 2K display, Intel processor, 4GB RAM and an option to run either Windows 10 or Android 5.0.

Mlais M52 Lollipop OTA rolls out, hands on video

Posted on in Android, Launch, Mlais, news, Phones, Tech, Video | 24 comments
mlais m52 lollipop update hands on

It’s a few days late but Mlais have come through with the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the Mlais M52, but before you go ahead and make the switch you might want to check out the details.