Category Archives: Tech

Dual screen Philips W9588 with quad core processor launched

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 4 comments

Philips have launched the W9588 with dual 3.5-inch screens and a MediaTek quad-core processor, albeit with (quite) a hefty price tag! Advertised as a smartphone for professionals, the Philips W9588 features a FWVGA resolution of 854 x 480 pixels on either screen, both of which have support for touch input. The device also boasts a […]

Xiaomi Mi2, Mi2S and Mi2A get Android v4.4.1 KitKat builds!

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech, Xiaomi News | 5 comments

Not long after Xiaomi released their kernel sources, good things (read: latest Android builds) have started happening! Thanks to sources being released, 3rd party devs can now build stock Android ROMs for Xiaomi phones from the comfort of their homes. Three Xiaomi devices, namely the Mi2, Mi2S and the Mi2A, are among the ones to […]

Elephone P7 Mini announced, could launch Christmas Day!

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 4 comments
elephone p7 mini white

Elephone have just sent details over of a more compact version of the Elephone P7 with 5-inch display. Full details of the Elephone P7 mini here.

OrientPhone N9006, another Note 3 clone for those on a budget

Posted on in news, OrientPhone, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
Samsung Galaxy Note 3

OrientPhone have taken the popular Note 3 body and have built a budget phablet based on Mediate’s MT6582 processor.

Cube Talk 7X 3G tablet on sale form 20th December

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech | 1 comment
cube talk

Cube have added another Talk 7, 3G enabled tablet to it’s range. The Cube Talk 7X will be available from 20t December here are the specifications.

LG to launch LG GX, new flagship or a mid ranger?

Posted on in Android, International phones, news, Phones, Tech | 6 comments
lg gx android phone

Diagrams from Korea show that LG are planning to launch a smartphone dubbed the LG GX, however it is unsure if it will be a flagship model of midrange device.

Gionee Elife E7 available in India from 24th December

Posted on in Gionee, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
yellow gionee elife e7

Gionee are continuing to push their mobiles in India with the launch of it’s Snapdragon powered Elife E7 on December 24th.

Huawei Releases Chromecast Like Device Sell For Under $50

Posted on in Huawei, news, Other, Tech | 1 comment

Google’s Chromecast is a huge hit in the states, now China’s Huawei wants in on the action. The Mango Pie 2 TV Stick has been released by Huawei and it instantly brings to mind Google’s TV dongle. The Mango Pie 2, which is on sale for 299Yuan (49USD, 36EUR) on Jingdong and other chinese technology […]

Luftco A-ONE with 6″ 1080p screen and dual Gorilla Glass gets a sub-$250 price tag in China!

Posted on in Android, Launch, news, Phones, Tech | 4 comments

Chinese manufacturers are fast closing in on international players with new and innovative features. One such idea is dual Gorilla Glass, which means your phone is scratch proof (up to a certain extent, of course) on either side! Luftco have given the dual Gorilla Glass idea a go with their A-ONE phablet, a device which […]

8″ Tongfang P80 with voice calling goes live in China

Posted on in Android, news, Tablets, Tech | 1 comment

China’s fascination for ‘double’ dates like 11-11 and 12-12 gets highlighted once again as an array of low-cost devices hit the market today, i.e., 12-12-13. The Tongfang P80 is among those devices, and with a special price tag for the day.

Vivo Xplay 3S has the coolest AR invitations!

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Tech, Video, Vivo | 3 comments
vivo xplay 3s

The Vivo Xplay 3S will launch later this month and the company have started sending invitations our for the event, invitations with a cool AR surprise.

Hasee ‘Ling Ya’ phone hasn’t 4GB RAM, but still makes for an interesting device

Posted on in Launch, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Tech | 2 comments
hasee ling ya phone

Around 4 months ago news reports came in saying that Hasee would launch an Android smartphone with 4GB RAM and Snapdragon 800 CPU, this no longer seems to be the case and new leaked internal documents tell another story! According a leaked internal flyer discovered by CtechCN, the Hasee LY. ‘LingYa’, will get 2GB RAM, […]

Oppo Find 7 Specificaions: Our Prediction

Posted on in Editorial, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 14 comments
oppo find 7

Of all the phone brands I find Oppo one of the most tricky to read, as they are one of the more innovative and risk taking brands out there, however let’s give the Oppo Find 7 specifications a try.

Oppo celebrates the Oppo Find 5 birthday with an Oppo Find 7 teaser!

Posted on in Android, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 4 comments
oppo find 7 teaser

Oppo’s wonderful Find 5 is almost 12 months old now and to kick off the celebrations Oppo have released a Find 7 teaser.

Xiaomi MiPad Tablet spotted again, slated for early 2014 launch?

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Tablets, Tech, Xiaomi News | 3 comments
xiaomi tablet

Xiaomi tablet rumours have reared up again following the posting of a purported photo of the 7-inch MiPad earlier today.

Oppo R1 out in the wild, premium looking mid-range phone

Posted on in Launch, news, Oppo, Phones, Tech | 3 comments
oppo r1

The Oppo R1 has been out and about posing for some photos ahead of launch, a premium looking mid-range phone.

Huawei Honor 3C details appear in official looking images, a little different than reported

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
Huawei Honor 3C

Over the past few days we have seen various reports purporting details of the new Huawei Honor 3C, however official looking images claim the phone has slightly different specs than believed.

Xiaomi router leaked images finally emerge

Posted on in Android, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Tech, Xiaomi News | 1 comment
xiaomi router leaked

Xiaomi have desperately trying to keep their latest gadget, a wireless router with built-in storage, under wraps but determined tipsters have finally released images of the device online.

Breaking: Zopo ZP990 will get 8-core MT6592 update

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Zopo | 6 comments
zopo zp990 captain s in hand

Our sources at Zopo have discovered that an 8-core MT6592 update is heading to the larger screen Zopo ZP990 Captain S.

Please don’t buy us the ghastly Changhong Honphone H1 this Christmas

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Tech | 25 comments
changhong honphone h1

It has been a long time since I have set my eyes upon a Chinese phone only for it to make me shudder to the core! The new Changhong Honphone H1 has the honour of being the worst looking phone of 2013 by far. Take a look at these spy photos to see if you can hold your lunch!