Category Archives: Android

Purported Oppo smartwatch takes only 5 minutes to charge

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo, Tech, Wearable | 8 comments
oppo smartwatch

One of the major issues with Android Wear devices is the poor battery life, but while manufacturers cannot extend the work time out of the tiny internal cells they can boost charge times as Oppo have done with their rumoured smartwatch.

Zeaplus plan to knock off the Apple Watch with the Zeaplus G2

Posted on in Android, news, Tech, Wearable, Zeaplus | 12 comments
zeaplus apple watch clone

Zeaplus have announced that they plan to clone the Apple watch with their own device named the Zeaplus G2.

Mlais M52 Red Note Presale begins, plus full specifications

Posted on in Android, Mlais, news, Phones, Tech | 19 comments
mlais m52

The Mlais M52 Red Note pre sale is not up and live with an early bird price set at $149.99.

Android 5.0 Lollipop comes to the Nubia Z7 Max

Posted on in Android, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
nubia z7 max

Lollipop makes its way to the large screen Nubia Z7 Max with the latest Nubia UI ROM.

MWC: Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge hands on and first impressions

Posted on in Android, MWC 2015, news, Phones, Samsung, Tech | 18 comments
samsung galaxy s6 edge

Samsung’s latest addition to the Galaxy range sports a curved display bring content to the edges of the phone, it looks great in photos but what is it like in person?

MWC: Huawei Watch First Impressions

Posted on in Android, Huawei, MWC 2015, news, Tech, Wearable | 6 comments
huawei watch

Huawei released their first ever Android watch at MWC and we got some hands on time with it. Here are our thoughts.

Mlais M52 Red Note will be the world’s cheapest MT6752, Lollipop phone

Posted on in Android, Mlais, news, Phones, Tech | 46 comments
mlais m52 red note

Mlais have sent us exciting information for their M52 Red Note, a $160 MT6752 smartphone boasting Android 5.0 and launching later this month.

Want a high-end Ubuntu device now? Then why not install Ubuntu Touch on the OnePlus One

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
Oneplus one ubuntu

Ubuntu for phones has been shown off by BQ and at MWC Meizu will show the MX4, but what if you want Ubuntu Touch right now? Well if you have a OnePlus One then you are in luck.

EMUI ROM ported to the UMi Zero

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi, Video | 2 comments
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Huawei’s own EMUI has been ported to the UMi Zero by a developer on the XDA forums, see it in action below.

THL 2015 hands on and first impressions

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, THL, Video | 60 comments
thl 2015 review

For those of you wanting a smaller, 64bit MT6752 phone there is currently only one choice and that’s the THL 2015. We’ve been lucky enough to get an early review unit and here is our first hands on and impressions of the octacore phone.

iOcean MT6752 Rock Benchmarks

Posted on in Android, Benchmarks, iOcean, news, Phones, Tech | 17 comments
iocean mt6752 rock

We’ve seen how well the octacore, 64bit MT6752 performs in the JiaYu S3 with 2GB RAM, now it’s time to see how it does with an additional 1GB RAM with iOcean MT6752 benchmarks.

Upcoming Ulefone set for March release with fingerprint scanner and Android 5.0

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone | 42 comments
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Upcoming Ulefone set for March release with fingerprint scanner and Android 5.0

iOcean MT6752 Rock hands on and first impressions

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video | 28 comments
iocean mt6752 rock

iOcean have sent us one of the first iOcena MT6752 Rock phones to test out. Keep reading for our iOcean MT6752 Rock hands on and first impressions photos and video.

Lenovo could launch 5 new Vibe branded phones at MWC

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Lenovo, news, Phones, Tech | 8 comments
lenovo vibe family

Lenovo look like they are planning to make waves at MWC this year with the launch of 5 new devices all under the Vibe sub brand.

Suffering poor scrolling on your Elephone P6000? Here’s the fix

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
Elephone P6000

If you have the Elephone P6000 and are being kept awake at night with poor scrolling performance then this is the fix for you.

MIUI 6 seeding to the Redmi Note 4G in India

Posted on in Android, news, Phones | 3 comments
redmi-note

MIUI 6 for the Redmi Note 4G is reportedly being seeded to owners of the device in India.

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Micromax Canvas phones announced

Posted on in Android, Micromax, news, Phones | 0 comments
android lollipop

Micromax is one of the three Android One partners of Google in India, but the maker has gone on and started seeding an Android Lollipop for one of its phones.

Gionee Elife S7 is 5.2-inch, 5.5mm MT6752 phone

Posted on in Android, Gionee, news, Phones, Tech | 28 comments
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Gionee have received TENAA approval for their new slim phone, and while it isn’t as thin as we had hoped it still loss rather promising.

UMi Zero update 3.06 released

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi | 19 comments
umi zero update

UMi Zero owners are once again lucky to get another firmware update for their alloy bodied phones.

Egreat’s Windows 8.1 Powered i6 and Android powered A9 TV boxes go on sale

Posted on in Android, Launch, news | 2 comments
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The Egreat A9 and i6 are two surprisingly distinct TV boxes with their own set of USPs.