Category Archives: Tech

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

Posted on in Android, Gionee, news, Phones, Tech | 25 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.

The Onda V820W does dual-boot for the cheap

Posted on in Discounts, Reviews, Tablets | 6 comments
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Android tablets have one serious flaw: They are great entertainment devices, but going productive on them can be a pain in the ass. The obvious alternative is a tablet PC running the x86 version of Windows 8.1. Still many would like to enjoy the benefits of both worlds on one device and exactly this is […]

Asus rumoured to be working on non Android wear smartwatch with 7 day battery

Posted on in Asus, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Wearable | 3 comments
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Rumour has it that Asus are working on a new line of wearables with incredible battery life but they won’t run Android Wear.

Teaser could mean Ubuntu Meizu heading to MWC

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech | 4 comments
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The Ubuntu train might be making its next stop at MWC suggests a teaser from Meizu.

UMi Zero update 3.06 released

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi | 16 comments
umi zero update

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

Xiaomi use live crabs to test the Mi4, upset some international fans

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech, Video, Xiaomi News | 17 comments
Video thumbnail for youtube video Xiaomi use live crabs to test the Mi4, upset some international fans - Gizchina.com

Xiaomi recently posted a video on their Facebook page showing the use of live crabs and lobster to test their Mi4, some fans are not impressed.

Mediatek show off the super slow motion capability of the MT6795

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Video | 24 comments
Video thumbnail for youtube video Mediatek show off the super slow motion capability of the MT6795

The octacore Mediatek MT6795 is a powerful piece of kit that’s for sure, but along with blazing performance it also packs a neat super slow motion feature.

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.

First MT6795 phone makes an appearance on GFXBench database, and it runs Lollipop!

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech | 20 comments
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We might have come across the GFXBench listing of the world’s first MediaTek MT6795 phone. Keep reading for more details!

Exclusive: First look at UMi earphones

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Umi | 5 comments
umi zero earphones

UMi are making moves in to the Indian smartphone market place and could also be ready to launch a range of accessories starting with a pair of earphones.

Ulefone post video showing Android 5.0 running on the Ulefone Be Pro

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Ulefone, Video | 5 comments
Video thumbnail for youtube video Ulefone post video showing Android 5.0 running on the Ulefone Be Pro - Gizchina.com

64bit processor in Chinese phones means Android Lollipop on Chinese phones, and development is moving fast with Uletone jumping on board with the Ulefone Be Pro.

Xiaomi Mi Note hands on and first impressions

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Xiaomi News | 40 comments
xiaomi mi note review

Want to see what we think of the latest flagship from Xiaomi? Keep reading for our first impressions of the Xiaomi Mi Note plus hands on video.

$99.99 Elephone G2 comes with choice of Cyanogen, MIUI and more!

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 22 comments
elephone g2

At $99.99 the Elephone G2 sounds like great value for money, and now with it’s official release and Cyanogen support it seems simply incredible!

Exclusive: Elephone P6000 running Android Lollipop video

Posted on in Elephone, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 15 comments
Video thumbnail for youtube video Exclusive: Elephone P6000 running Android Lollipop video - Gizchina.com

Exclusive video shows the Chinese Elephone P6000 running Android Lollipop.

OnePlus’ OxygenOS announced; Company brings on board veterans including Paranoid Android co-founder

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, ROM | 4 comments
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OnePlus has finally made a (somewhat more) comprehensive announcement about its OxygenOS ROM.

Where to buy your Chinese phone? Reseller or Distributor?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 118 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 | 11 comments
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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 | 1 comment
ulefone be pro update

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

Letv to launch a better iPhone 6 Plus

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, LeTV, news, Phones | 13 comments
letv phone

LeTV have posted more teasers for their phone on Weibo teasing that they plan to launch better iPhone 6 Plus.

4.6mm thick Gionee Elife S7 spotted in the flesh!

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 16 comments
gionee elife s7

The 4.6mm thick (thin?) Gionee Elife S7 just posed for the spy cam. According to reports, it’ll also have decent specifications!