Category Archives: Tech

Neo won’t be upgrading Neo N003 to MT6589T

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 14 comments
neo n003 mt6589t rumour

Remember that rumour about Neo will be updating the Neo N003 to the newer Mediatek MT6589T processor? Well apparently it isn’t true!

Huawei to launch 6.18mm Huawei P6 on 18th June, leaked images

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 9 comments

The Huawei P6 has been spied once more along with rumours that this 6.18mm phone could see an official launch on 18th June in London.

ZTE Announce ZTE Grand X2 with Intel Inside

Posted on in International phones, news, Phones, Tech, ZTE | 3 comments
zte grand x2 announced

If you happen to be in Europe and also be in the market for an Android smart phone powered by an Intel Clover Trail+ processor then ZTE have just the phone for you!

Vivo Y19 to feature lower price and HD cameras

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Vivo | 4 comments
vivo y19

BBK’s Vivo phone brand usually hit the headlines with their high-priced flagship phones, but the company are trying to diversify with a range of new ‘Youth’ phones. The Vivo Y19 will be the first lower cost Vivo in the new range. Full details haven’t been released but what we do know is that the phone […]

$320 5-inch, 1080, Snapdragon 600 phone headed for China next month!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 12 comments
chinese snapdragon 600 phone

When we think of low-cost, high-end Chinese phones we tend to think of Xiaomi, but from next week the Beijing based company will have a new rival to contend with.


MIUI for Meizu MX2 will available for Beta testing this week

Posted on in Android, Meizu, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 0 comments
miui for meizu mx2

Meizu are creators of some great hardware, but it has to be said that their ROM, Flyme, is the week link and plagued with issues, so its great to see MIUI making an appearance on the MX2. I’ve always been a fan of Meizu, but the issues with Flyme have had me steer clear of […]

Update: JiaYu G4 Vs. UMi X2 camera shootout at Qingdao International Auto Show 2013!

Posted on in JiaYu, Other, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Umi | 42 comments
umi x2 vs jiayu g4 camera shootout qingdao auto show

We visit the Qingdao International Auto Show 2013 for a UMi X2 Vs. JiaYu G4 camera shootout! Keep reading for lots of photo and video samples from these flagship Mediatek phones!

Xiaomi ‘Red Rice’ spy shots reveal blue version, could run MT6589T

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 11 comments
xiaomi red rice blue leaked

If your not a fan of the ‘Fire Truck’ Red Xiaomi Red Rice’s exterior, you will be happy to see that leaked photos of a light blue version of the phone have been revealed.

Xiaomi ‘Red Rice’ leaked via Xiaomi charger, Mediatek version a possibility

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 5 comments
xiaomi red rice

The Xiaomi ‘Red Rice’ has been popping up online for months now, but it finally looks like the budget Android phone will be making an appearance.

Xiaomi laptop rumoured to launch in August

Posted on in Computers, news, Tech, Xiaomi | 11 comments
xiaomi laptop

Since Xiaomi began they have gone from start-up phone maker to an electronics phenomenon with their own Android TV Box, clothing and soon their own laptop computers.

UMi launch new website, English version coming soon!

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech, Umi | 11 comments
new umi phones website launched

The hugely popular UMi website and forum were offline all day yesterday for an upgrade. It’s now back online, with an English site on it’s way!

Exposed: Entry-level $130 Xiaomi “Red Rice”

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Xiaomi | 11 comments
xiaomi red rice hero

Hands on photos plus leaked specifications, reveal Xiaomi could be launching an all new entry-level phone with an estimated price of just 799 Yuan ($130).

Next Oppo Find to get Snapdragon 800, could launch September

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Oppo, Phones | 10 comments
oppo find 5 snapdragon 800

Sources close to Oppo are reporting that the next Oppo Find model could launch as early as Septermber and will get the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor.

Newman takes on the iPad mini with the 7.2mm Newsmy S8 Mini quad-core tablet

Posted on in Newman, Phablets, Tablets, Tech | 15 comments
newman newsmy s8 mini quad-core tablet 1

Newman have been branching out and doing very well over the past year. They first hit our radar with the dual-core Newman N1 then later last year with the Samsung Exynos equipped Newman N2, now they are back again this time with a quad-core mini tablet.

THL W8+ joins the Turbo party with updated MT6589T and 2GB RAM

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, THL | 21 comments
thl w8+ with quad-core MT6589T

The launch of the Mediatek MT6589T has sparked a race between Chinese phone makers to update their flagship phones. The latest to join the Turbo party is the THL W8+. The Youth version of the THL W8 (1GB RAM) has been on sale for months now, but hardcore phone fans have been holding off until […]

Neo N003 to get updated MT6589T processor? Neo N003 Turbo?

Posted on in news, Phones, Tech | 24 comments
neo n003 MT6589T

By now you should all know the frustrating news that the Neo N003, aka the worlds cheapest 1080 phone, won’t launch until late June, but is there a silver lining to this delay?

Vivo Xplay video hands on plus specifications, pricing and more

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video, Vivo | 40 comments
vivo xplay hero

The Vivo Xplay has seriously blown me away! Not only is it the first Vivo phone with a sensible price, but it offers some seriously amazing features all packed in a sleek design.

Aoson M33 quad-core tablet with 9.7-inch Retina display and 2GB RAM

Posted on in news, Tablets | 11 comments
aoson m33 quad-core retina tablet

The current trend for Android tablet is to shrink in screen size, but sometimes those 7-inch displays with low resolution just won’t do and what you need is a 9.7-inch tablet with Retina display! Android tablet news has been flooded with 7/8-inch iPad mini wannabes. This is all well and good, but in some situations bigger […]

What are the differences between Mediatek MT6589M, MT6589 and MT6589T SoC

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech | 36 comments
mediatek mt6589 differences

With the launch of the UMi X2 Turbo many readers have been asking what are the differences between the MT6589 and the newer MT6589T? Keep reading for those answers and more!

Huawei P6-U06 poses for more spy photos

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 1 comment
huawei p6-u06 leaked hero

Huawei’s mystery Huawei P6-U06 prototype has been caught on camera once again, showing us its sleek minamlistic body. The Huawei P6-U06 turned up in leaked photos not so long ago complete with sources claiming that the new handset will measure just 6.18mm thick and become the world’s thinnest Android phone. That honour looks like it […]