Category Archives: Android

Was your wait for the OnePlus One worth it or did you buy something else?

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 70 comments
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With OnePlus One invites flowing nicely now and most of us have had the phone for a few months now it is time to look back and ask “was the wait worth it?”.

Multilingual MIUI V6 spied, beta testers wanted

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Xiaomi | 5 comments
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Xiaomi fans and lovers of MIUI will already be aware that MIUI only officially comes in English and Chinese, but that won’t be the case for much longer!

Tronsmart home media box comes with 2Ghz processor and 2GB RAM

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 4 comments
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Tronsmart have released another model in their popular Android media box line up with powerful hardware and an affordable price.

We expect 1.5 to 2 million Android One handsets to be sold this year in India, says MediaTek

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Google’s hardware partner for the recently announced Android One project, MediaTek feels that the program will sell 1.5-2 million phones this year.

China’s BYD G5, first car to receive an Antutu benchmark?

Posted on in Android, Cars, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
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Car maker, BYD, shows of it’s cars performance figures with an Antutu benchmark!

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Want Stock Kitkat on your Xiaomi Mi3 or Mi4? You got it!

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Xiaomi | 14 comments
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A MIUI developer has released a stock Android 4.4 ROM for the Xiaomi Mi3 and Mi4 to download and install now.

5 reasons why we can’t wait to review the Nubia Z7 mini

Posted on in Android, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech | 34 comments
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Why is the Nubia Z7 mini such hot property? We take a look at 5 reasons that make this phone such a sell out success!

Spice Dream UNO will be the first Android One phone, will most likely feature an MT6582 CPU

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 6 comments
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Flipkart forgot that the Android One powered Spice Dream UNO wasn’t yet released, and put it up for sale a day before its launch!

Karbonn, Spice tease respective Android One devices; Launch pegged for 15th September

Posted on in Android, Micromax, news, Phones | 2 comments
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Google’s Android One project is all set to kick off in India on September 15th!

OPPO takes a U-turn, says Find 5 and N1 will get KitKat updates

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo, Phones | 9 comments
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After announcing that the Find 5 and the N1 wouldn’t be getting KitKat updates, OPPO took a U-turn and said otherwise.

How to: Use Google Now launcher or any 3rd party launcher on MIUI 6 (and more)

Posted on in Android, How To, Xiaomi | 0 comments
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Unable to use your favourite launcher on your MIUI 6 phone? Here’s how you can fix the problem!

Chrome OS says hello to the first batch of (natively) supported Android apps

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 1 comment
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The Chrome OS is a lightweight OS designed for web consumption mainly, but native Android app support is something that could take it a notch above.

Flyme 4.0 vs MIUI V6 vs IUNI OS – A look at 3 of the top Chinese ROMS

Posted on in Android, IUNI, Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Xiaomi | 32 comments
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We take a look at three of the latest, most up to date ROMS from Chinese smartphone companies Flyme 4.0 from Meizu, MIUI V6 from Xiaomi and IUNI OS from IUNI.

LTE version of the Xiaomi Mi4 goes on sale in China

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 11 comments
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This past week while Meizu, Huawei and Apple were making noise with their new launches, Xiaomi made a small announcement of their own. The release of the LTE Xiaomi Mi4.

Mogu M7 hopes to be your MT6595 powered Vivo Xplay 3S alternative

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 7 comments
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Mogu are back! With their next smartphone, and one not to be sniffed at judging by the hardware and design the phone is packing.

How to: Fix Facebook Messenger chat heads not showing on MIUI 6

Posted on in Android, How To, Tech | 1 comment
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Not able to access Facebook Chat Heads on your MIUI-running phone despite explicitly turning it on? Here’s how you can fix it.

Baidu-Eye is a Google Glass wannabe, looks more like a smart hairband to us

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Wearable | 4 comments
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Make the Google Glass even more clumsy looking and remove one of method of interaction and you have the Chinese Baidu-Eye wearable.

Xiaomi hope to boost Redmi 1S appeal with a mint green option

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 8 comments
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The Xioami Redmi 1S is currently the best selling Xiaomi phone to date, but even with its mighty success the phone could do with an update to the design. Xiaomi’s answer is a new mint green colour option.

Suspected Meizu MX4 Pro specs surface

Posted on in Android, Meizu, news, Phones, Tech | 12 comments
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If you thought that this past week’s Meizu MX4 was all the Zhuhai based phone maker had in store for fans then it looks like you are in for a surprise with the launch of an additional Meizu MX4 Pro model.

OPPO ColorOS headed for the LG G2, testers being hunted for

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo | 2 comments
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OPPO’s ColorOS is heading to some more mainstream devices, including the LG G2.