Category Archives: Android

Where to buy your Chinese phone? Reseller or Distributor?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 120 comments
oppo n3 review

There was once a time that you could only buy a Chinese phone through an online reseller, but with the popularity of Chinese phones more local distributors have set up, so which is better for the customer?

Maxx Audio can now be installed on other Android phones

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Oppo, Phones, ROM, Tech | 12 comments
maxxaudio oneplus one

The chaps at over on the XDA forums have managed to remove the Maxx Audio application and libraries from the OPO meaning you can try it on your Android phone.

Ulefone Be Pro OTA update available

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone | 4 comments
ulefone be pro update

Ulefone Be Pro owners can expect to see an OTA update available for their 64bit phones.

Meizu m1 note vs Ecoo E04

Posted on in Android, ECOO, Meizu News, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 79 comments
ecoo e04 vs meizu m1 note

Which of these 64bit MT6752 smartphones is better to buy? The Meizu m1 note or the latest Ecoo E04 Aurora?

Guest Post: Mediatek MT6752 vs Snapdragon 615

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 37 comments
iocean mt6752

In real world testing how does the 64bit Mediatek MT6752 compare vs the 64bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor? Find out in this 64bit processor battle.

Purported iOcean X9 specs are in! Include 5-inch display and 3GB RAM

Posted on in Android, iOcean, Leaks and Spy photos, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
iocean mystery phone

A few days ago on the iOcean Facebook page, an alloy chassis from an upcoming model was revealed, not purported specifications for the new phone are in uncovering a smaller flagship.

Spy photos shows stack of money and an unlikely Mi Pad 2

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 4 comments
xiaomi mipad 2

After the launch of the Xiaomi Mi Note and Redmi 2 we wonder just when an updated version of the Xiaomi Mi Pad might be released, however we doubt that this is it.

Allwinner hoping to bring the cost of 4K video down with new 64bit tablet SoC

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tablets, Tech | 4 comments

Chinese chip maker Allwinner have unveiled the Allwinner A64 SoC for tablets which could bring 4K video support to devices in lower price brackets.

Cube iWork 11 is an 11.6-inch tablet with call features

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tablets, Tech | 8 comments
cube iwork 11

Popular tablet maker Cube have released yet another Windows tablet. The new Cube iWork 11 boasts all the usual Windows tablet details with the inclusion of call features.

Aigo X86 is a cheap Intel tablet with Retina display and MIUI

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tech | 8 comments
aigo x86 tablet

Aigo are growing in popularity in China and have a range of phones, smartwatches, and tablets, the latest of which boasts an Intel chipset and MIUI ROM.

Dual Boot Wei Yan Sofia said to run Android 5.0 and Windows 10

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 16 comments

China could soon be home to a dual boot Windows 10, Android 5.0 smartphone named the Wei Yan Sofia.

The LeTV phone rumours aren’t dead! New leak plus possible launch date

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 3 comments
letv phone screen

Chinese video streaming site, LeTV have been connected to a couple of rumours regarding 3 possible smartphone launches, those rumours are still alive with another possible leak and news of a launch date.

Xiaomi teasing the launch of the Mi Pad in Malaysia

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tech, Xiaomi News | 3 comments
mipad malaysia

Xiaomi’s Android tablet, the Mi Pad, hasn’t seen much action outside of it’s native China however new teasers suggest the 9.7-inch tablet is heading for Malaysia.

OnePlus post video teasing Lollipop based ROM

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
oneplus lollipop rom

After leaked images of the OnePlus Oxygen ROM, OnePlus have posted a teaser video of their own showing a Lollipop based ROM on their OPO flagship.

Mystery Flagship Lenovo leaked with metal chassis, possible optical zoom

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones, Tech | 12 comments
lenovo k3 leaked

Weibo tipsters have leaked photos of a mystery Lenovo smartphone which may (or may not) be the upcoming Lenovo K3. Keep reading for more details.

This is the first glimpse of the OnePlus ROM UI

Posted on in Android, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
oneplus oxygen rom ui

With a name chosen and development underway, OnePlus One users are desperate to see their phones new ROM, well here’s your chance with a first quick glimpse of the OnePlus Oxygen UI.

Meizu MX4, MX 4 Pro set to receive Lollipop update this March

Posted on in Android, Meizu News, news, Phones | 12 comments
meizu mx4 pro review

Two of the most powerful Meizu phones are set to get even better with a Lollipop upgrade.

The Allwinner A80 powered H88 HummingBird is among the more powerful dev boards you’ll come across

Posted on in Android, news, Tech | 3 comments

The H88 HummingBird is a super-powerful development board with an Allwinner A80 SoC and on-board GPS.

First leaked photo shows the Elephone P8000 next to the P7000

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
elephone p8000 leak

Here’s another Elephone that can sit in the “looks promising” pile, the Elephone P8000.

Tudou launch 15.6-inch tablet in China

Posted on in Android, news, Tablets, Tech | 2 comments
tudou tablet

Tudou, another online video streaming provide, have released their very own large screen tablet at a bargain price in China.