Category Archives: Tech

How to install Google Play on your Xiaomi Mi Pad and fix a few bugs!

Posted on in Android, How To, news, Reviews, Tech, Xiaomi News | 4 comments
how to install google play on the xiaomi mi pad

If you have a Xiaomi Mi Pad and need to install the Google Play store, or you are having a few force closes and bugs here is how to solve them.

Mediatek’s MT6595 and MT6795 are real Multimedia beasts!

Posted on in Launch, news, Specifications, Tech | 24 comments
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Benchmarks of over 47,000 is only part of the story for the new Mediatek MT6595 and MT6795, they also boast amazing mutlimedia advances too.

Confirmed: Next Meizu will ship with Flyme 4.0

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 4 comments
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In a Facebook post made today, Meizu let slip that their next device will ship with Flyme 4.0.

LTE Xiaomi Redmi and Redmi Note phones leaked!

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 3 comments
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Xiaomi’s 22nd July “4” event could be more than just a Xiaomi Mi4 launch but an 4G LTE conference with numerous new phones.

Open Thread: Which Chinese resellers do you recommend and which should be avoided?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, news, Phones, Tech | 89 comments
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Your time to speak up and have your say for or against Chinese resellers. Which Chinese phone resellers do you recommend and which should you avoid?

Top Android Wear Apps you need to download

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Tech, Top 10, Wearable | 2 comments
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Android Wear is just starting out, but the app boom has already begun with new apps arriving by the day. Here I list some of my top Android Wear apps i am using now.

iOcean X8 Mini Pro details surface

Posted on in Android, iOcean, news, Phones, Tech | 9 comments
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After seeing details of the iOcean X8 Mini, we have to say that the specifications for the iOcean X8 Mini Pro are much more like what we expect.

Mediatek MT6595 launched, capable of 47,000 on Antutu!

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 19 comments
mediatek MT6595 launch

To say the Mediatek MT6595 performs well is a total understatement! The new octacore processor from the Taiwanese chip maker is truly brutal!

iNew V3 now available in new colours

Posted on in Android, iNew, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
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The popular iNew V3 has been given a midlife update in the form of some additional colour options.

TCL will launch 4G LTE Mediatek phone tomorrow

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, TCL, Tech | 0 comments
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LTE Mediatek phones have been leaked and teased, but the first to launch is from TCL and it won’t be a flagship device.

Huawei Honor X will launch on 22nd July, but what is it?

Posted on in Android, Huawei, Launch, news, Tech | 3 comments
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Huawei have made a further teaser to promote their upcoming launch, but what exactly are they going to release?

PiPo T6: 7-inch low-cost phablet with quad-core SoC

Posted on in Android, news, Phablets, Tablets | 2 comments
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Now if you thought that the Mediatek MT6589 series (including the MT6589T) was dead, then you are wrong. PiPo is actually taking out the MT6589T of its dusty grave again for their newest addition to the T-series of tablets / phablets. The new PiPo T6 comes the SoC running at 1.5Ghz and a 7-inch 1280 […]

Breaking: List containing Xiaomi service centers in 20 Indian cities leaks

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Xiaomi News | 4 comments
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A list containing addresses of Xiaomi service centers across 20 Indian cities just crossed our desk, have a look!

Buying a OnePlus One with invitation vs from a reseller my experience

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Reviews, ROM, Tech | 18 comments
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There has been a lot of discussion online to where you should buy your OnePlus One from. Basically it comes down to either getting and invite and buying from OnePlus or buying from a Chinese reseller. Here are my views based on personal experience.

Cyanogen Remove CM11S download preventing easy install to Chinese OnePlus One

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, ROM, Tech | 12 comments
cyanogenmod chinese oneplus one

If you are looking to install CyanogenMod CM11S on your Chinese bought OnePlus One running Color OS then things have gotten a lot more difficult as the official download link has been removed.

Update: Do these Xiaomi invites hint at the design of the Mi4?

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 6 comments
xiaomi mi4 vs mi3

Sheet steel invitations have been sent to members of the press in China for the upcoming Mi4 launch.

MediaTek eyes wearable tech, launches the Aster MT2502 SoC for entry-level smartwatches

Posted on in news, Tech, Wearable | 3 comments
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MediaTek just launched another cheap, mildly feature rich SoC to power inexpensive smartwatches.

MediaTek, Rockchip could soon power your Chrome OS devices; Render them cheaper

Posted on in news, Tech | 6 comments
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MediaTek and Rockchip are two of the most popular chipset makers from China, and according to reports, both could soon be powering Chrome OS devices.

Rumour: Meizu MX4 will be launched in September from $320

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
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Speculation and rumour hits Weibo as Meizu MX4 fever goes in to overdrive with rumours including a potential launch date to an actual price.

Rumour: Xiaomi Mi4 killer features will be design, camera, MIUI V6 and availability

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 13 comments
xiaomi mi4 leaked

On July 22nd Xiaomi hare going to launch their assault on the 2014 flagship war with the Xiaomi Mi4. But rumours are warning us to expect less in the hardware and more in the details for this new Mi phone.