Category Archives: Tech

Qualcomm bringing the Snapdragon 810 to China on 23rd January, what will it be in?

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 15 comments
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2015 has kicked off to a romping start with some exciting prospects from Xiaomi, Meizu and new processors from Mediatek. Qualcomm don’t intend to be left out of the party though and have arranged a coming out party for the Snapdragon 810 in China on the 23rd of this month!

Xiaomi saying tomorrows launch is not the Mi5 in latest teaser

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 36 comments
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Less than a day to go and the speculation and teasers continue with Xiaomi giving more hints about their upcoming flagship. It won’t be the Xioami Mi5.

Antutu report Meizu MX4 was the highest scoring phone for 2014

Posted on in Android, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech | 24 comments
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Benchmarking application Antutu, have reported their top devices for 2014 with the Mediatek powered Meizu MX4 taking 1st place.

iNew V3 Plus vs. Mlais M9: Beauty vs. beast?

Posted on in iNew, Mlais, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
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War of the budget octa-cores! Check out how the iNew V3 Plus stacks up against the Mlais M9 in this comparison overview.

Quadcopter review: The Bayang Toys X6 is an upgraded Cheerson CX-10

Posted on in Quadcopter, Reviews, Tech | 5 comments
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If you thought the tiny little Cheerson CX-10 quadcopter wasn’t robust enough for indoor use, the Bayan Toys X6 is what you need to look at!

Rear shell for 5-inch Meizu m1 mini spy photo

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
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We think it is pretty safe to assume that Meizu are launching a 5-inch m1 mini phone to complement the larger 5.5-inch note. Here is the latest spy photo along with more details.

Top 10 smartphones of 2014 as voted by GizChina readers

Posted on in Huawei, IUNI, Meizu News, news, OnePlus, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Top 10, Umi, Vivo, Xiaomi News | 40 comments
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Earlier this month we asked you to vote for your top smartphones of last year. The poll is now closed and the results are in. So which are the top 10 smartphones of 2014?

Mediatek’s 64bit chips: Everything you need to know about the MT6795, MT6752 and MT6732

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech | 40 comments
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Mediatek have brought 64bit processing down to a point that everyone can enjoy the benefits, but just what are the differences between the MT6795, MT6752 and MT6732? Keep reading to find out.

Elephone P6000 price cut to $159.99, plus this code will save you another $10

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
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Talk about passing your savings on! Elephone got in contact today to tell us that the second batch of P6000 will get a price cut and that they are offering another $10 off to GizChina readers.

The Pipo W3 Review : Workhorse with minor flaws

Posted on in Reviews, Tablets | 4 comments
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The Pipo W3 is a powerful Windows 8.1 tablet from China, promising to be a real workhorse with its type cover. Hot or not? We’ve got our hands on it to figure out!

Launched: Zopo Focus ZP720 is an all new 64bit Zopo Mid-range phone

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Zopo | 21 comments
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Don’t get the old Zopo ZP720 mixed up with the new Zopo Focus ZP720, it’s an all new beast with all new features and alloy/glass design.

Mediatek planning 10 and 12 core chips for late 2015!

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech | 16 comments
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A lot of people scoffed at Mediatek when they made their first 8-core processor, but soon ate their words. Will the same happen with Mediatek’s rumoured 10 and 12 core chips?

UMi release 3.0.3 update for UMi Zero to download now

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, ROM, Tech, Umi | 37 comments
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Umi have been enjoying a runaway success with their UMi Zero smartphone, and its great to see they are supporting their fans with software updates.

What we predict for Xiaomi’s January 15th flagship launch, and it is a flagship

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 15 comments
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Here are our predictions for the Xiaomi flagship phone launch on the 15th January. Keep reading to hear why we think it’s an all new device, won’t be the Redmi Note 2 and how if we are wrong we will just be as excited.

Update: Here’s how to watch Xiaomi 15th January launch live

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 2 comments
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For the first time ever Xiaomi will be live streaming the lanch of their latest product(s). Keep reading for the full details.

Xiaomi Opera? Xiaomi will launch a new, lighter, bigger flagship, with HIFI audio

Posted on in Android, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 36 comments
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So far Xiaomi’s teasers have pointed at something new, and that’s what we believe we are going to see at the 15th Jan event. Not a Xiaomi Mi5, or a new Redmi Note 2, but a new phone all together.

Mediatek MT6732 benchmarks are in, see how the 64bit Elephone P6000 Performs

Posted on in Android, Elephone, news, Phones, Tech | 44 comments
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Earlier today we received a couple of new phones for review, but the first to get the benchmark treatment is the 64bit MT6732 equipped Elephone P6000. Here is how it performs.

Polaroid in trouble with Oppo for Oppo N1 clone

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 15 comments
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Polaroid, once the first name in instant camera tech, are now in trouble with Oppo after showing off an Oppo N1 clone at this past CES.

BandGoo fitness tracker, tells the time and acts as camera remote

Posted on in news, Tech, Wearable | 1 comment
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What is this! A sports tracker that fits on the wrist and tells the time! A bluetooth wearable that is actually a watch!

Huawei G628 is their first 64bit Mediatek phone

Posted on in Android, Huawei, news, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
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Even with a portfolio of their own processors, Huawei have opted for the 64bit MT6752 in the new Huawei G628.