Category Archives: Tech

Open Thread: Which Chinese phone do you use in your country?

Posted on in Android, Editorial, news, Phones, Tech | 220 comments
which chinese phone

Chinese phones are notorious for their high specifications and low-pricing, but also their difficulty to obtain and odd network compatibility! So we ask GizChina readers “Which Chinese phone do you use in your country?”

ZTE Nubia Z7 Spotted in the wild!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Nubia, Phones, ZTE | 0 comments
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If yesterday you were a little disappointed with the updated phones from Nubia, and wanted to see something all new then we have the spy photos for you!

Gameloft announce Modern Combat 5 will be optimised for Mediatek 8-core MT6592

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech, Video | 2 comments
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There has been a lot of talk about Mediatek’s 8-core MT6592, with many claiming it is just not needed on a mobile device, however this may not be true as game developers Gameloft are already announcing new games will be optimised for the powerful new SoC.

Hands on Video with the 8-core GooPhone N3

Posted on in GooPhone, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Video | 3 comments
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Today is the day of the big Mediatek event, it is also the day of Mlais and CoolPad’s 8-core announcement, but late last nigh GooPhone crashed the party with this hands on video of the MT6592 N3 phablet.

OPPO to begin operations in India soon!

Posted on in Android, Gionee, news, Oppo, Phablets, Phones, Tech | 4 comments

One of the fastest growing smartphone markets, India, is finally beginning to get its due share of Chinese technology! Chinese maker OPPO has hinted at operations that might start in the country soon.


Zopo 8-core phone images appear on official site! Offers a chance to win one!

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Zopo | 4 comments
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With just over a day to go before Zopo launch their new 8-core flagship phone, images of the device appear on the official Zopo website, with a chance to win the new phone!

4 x 8-core MT6592 phones launching this weeks starting with…..

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, THL | 19 comments
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This weed is a big one for Chinese phone fans, or anyone really who is interested in following the latest smartphone trends and advances! So what is so special about this week? How about the launch of 4 x 8-core MT6592 phones!

ZTE Nubia Z5S and Z5S Mini launched

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Nubia, Tech, ZTE | 13 comments
nubia z5s launched

ZTE today launched their new Nubia Z5S and Z5S mini Android smartphones with updated processors.

What is this mystery Xiaomi device?

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Tech, Xiaomi | 14 comments
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Phone maker Xiaomi are no stranger to adopting devices and opening new markets, and a new leaks shows they have a new device in the works but what could it be.

Factory tour: Have a look at what goes on inside the JiaYu factory!

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech, Video | 7 comments

JiaYu are a manufacturer who’ve tasted success at a very young age. The company, which was established only in 2009, took no time in announcing itself on the international arena, and is regarded as one among the most popular Chinese manufacturers!

This teenager will tell you why you should buy the Mi3 and why Xiaomi should go global!

Posted on in Android, Phones, Tech, Video, Xiaomi | 8 comments

Xiaomi fan makes a video explaining why you should by a Xiaomi Mi3 and why Xiaomi should go global!

Vivo Xplay3S detachable Camera Lens Renders

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 0 comments
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The Vivo Xplay3S gets better and better! After Vivo posted specifications of their flagship phone yesterday, renders of detachable camera lenses hit social networking circles.

OPPO VP resigns, possibly to team up with CyanogenMod Inc and create new brand. What’s cooking?

Posted on in Android, Gionee, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 1 comment

That the OPPO staff and CyanogenMod team share a good rapport is no secret. However, with the resignation of OPPO’s vice president, things have taken a new, interesting turn!

Vivo makes Vivo Xplay3S rumours a thing of the past by posting specifications

Posted on in Gionee, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech, Vivo | 27 comments
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There is certainly one great way to stop rumours from spreading and that’s just to come out publishing everything yourself, just as Vivo have done with the Xplay 3S specifications.

WIN A Geak Android Smartwatch worth $320!

Posted on in Christmas 2013, news, Tech, Wearable | 3 comments
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It has been a while since we have ran a GizChina giveaway, so with Christmas nearly here we though we would kick off the festivities with a Geak Android Smartwatch giveaway!

Elephone P7 looks stunning!

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 12 comments
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New kid on the black Elephone will soon launch their second ever smartphone and it’s a stunning looking device!

WCDMA Xiaomi Mi3 really is coming mid-December

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi | 16 comments
xiaomi mi3 wcdma launch

Xiaomi’s long long long overdue Snapdragon WCDMA version of the Xiaomi Mi3 IS coming mid-December, but is it too late?

Zopo teaser shows 1.7Ghz MT6592 8-core processor!

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Zopo | 8 comments
zopo 8-core launch

Zopo have been doing their best to ensure they stay in the headlines these past few weeks with teasers of their upcoming 8-core flagship phone, the latest of which give fill a little more the the puzzle.

Huawei Confirms Ascend P6S will have an 8-core chipset!

Posted on in Huawei, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
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Usually leaks come from those down the ranks of large companies or supply chains, but this latest morsel of news comes directly from Huawei’s President Xu Xin Quan.

TCL announce 8-core Idol X on its way

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, TCL, Tech | 5 comments
tcl idol x plus 8-core

TCL are looking to enter the 8-core MT6592 phone race early by updating their current flagship Idol X with the new MT6592 chipset.