Category Archives: Tech

Update: Xiaomi Power Strip $12 through resellers

Posted on in Android, news, Reviews, Tech | 45 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 | 79 comments
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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 | 14 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.

Gionee Elife E8 with 2K display, fingerprint scanner and 3520mAh at TENAA

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 20 comments
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TENAA once again reveals the details of another exciting phone! Here are the leaked specifications and first images of the Gionee Elife E8!

Metal body, 1080, 3GB RAM and MT6752 confirmed for bezel-less Oppo R7

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 21 comments
oppo r7 metal body

With no bezels on either side of the Oppo R7’s display an all alloy unibody has been confirmed to keep the device safe and feeling good.

Xiaomi 5.2-inch Mi5 and 6-inch Mi5 Plus to launch in July?

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 24 comments
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With Xiaomi already having the Mi Note in their range it would seem they wouldn’t need another large screen flagship, but that isn’t what insiders are claiming.

JiaYu S3 will receive Lollipop after all

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones | 12 comments
android lollipop

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
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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.

Leaked Yu Yuphoria pictures confirm Cyanogen OS 12 and more

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, Micromax, news, Phones | 3 comments
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The Yu Yureka was a bomb of a phone, and the upcoming Yuphoria is expected to build on it. Keep reading for more!

Looks like Vivo have confirmed Retina Scanner on the Vivo X5Pro

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 10 comments
vivo x5pro retina scanner

There have been rumours that the Vivo X5Pro will come with a fingerprint scanner under a glowing logo, and rumours of retina recognition. Vivo’s latest teaser seems to confirm the latter.

One Week with the Asus Zenfone 2

Posted on in Android, Asus, news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 67 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.

1 question: Is there really still a market for clone phones?

Posted on in Knock Off, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 65 comments
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After seeing two different phone makers announce and promote their latest knock off designs we ask “s there really still a market for clone phones?”

Nubia NX508J, aka Nubia Z9 seen on TENAA with 3.5Ghz SoC and 8GB RAM

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech | 79 comments
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According to screenshots taken from the TENAA website in China, the flagship Nubia Z9 is going to be one hell of a powerful beast!

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 | 50 comments
elephone p7000

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

Tencent wants a piece of the cake, launches its own OS for smartphones and other smart devices

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech | 8 comments
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Tencent has announced it’s own open OS, dubbed TOS+.