Category Archives: Phones

Global OnePlus One Vs. Chinese OnePlus One: unboxing, first impression and comparison

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We compare the global OnePlus One running CM11s to the Chinese OnePlus One with ColorOS in our unboxing and first impressions review.

Security conscious Blackphone now shipping to customers

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More companies are adding security functions to phones but few are making phones with security as the main feature. something which the Blackphone is offering as a niche.

Meizu knock’s out it’s own server with $110 MX3 deal

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones | 4 comments
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Early today Meizu knocked out it’s own server when feverish fans headed to the company store to buy the Meizu MX3 for just $110.

Elephone P10C gets Android 4.4 and a launch price of just $110

Posted on in Elephone, Launch, news, Phones | 7 comments
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Elephone’s Kitkat rollout continues with the launch of the $110 Elephone P10c.

Hexacore iNew V8, interested in an Oppo N1 clone?

Posted on in iNew, Knock Off, Launch, news, Phones | 6 comments
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Hexacore phones are still quite rare but if you can live with an Oppo N1 knock off then the iNew V8 is always an option.


First look: Blue Vivo Xshot

Posted on in Launch, news, Phones, Vivo | 12 comments
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As much as I love the white Vivo Xshot I am currently using, I really wish I had had the chance to buy this new blue version!

Android L Keyboard now available on the Play Store

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, ROM, Tech | 1 comment
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It’s not just developers who can enjoy the taste of Android L on their devices now, as the Android L Keyboard comes to the Google Play Store.

Alleged Xiaomi Mi4 photo samples emerge, claiming 13MP camera

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, Xiaomi | 6 comments
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Leaked sample photos appear to have been taken with the next generation Xiaomi flagship phone, the Xiaomi Mi4.

Nubia Z7 gets spied at TENAA ahead of launch

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech, Tenaa | 4 comments
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Next week Nubia will launch a their New Nubia Z7 model, but ahead of the official launch the phone has been spied on the TENAA where it received it’s network license.

Google Search 3.5.14 brings OK Google to every screen

Posted on in Android, news, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
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Google have updated their Google Search app which brings with it new voice search features from any screen.

Mid-range Acer Liquid E700 drops by at the FCC, launch expected soon

Posted on in Acer, Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones | 2 comments

The US might get another mildly-powered smartphone from Acer, if we are to go by a recent FCC filing.

XOLO Win Q900s launched as the world’s lightest Windows 8.1 smartphone

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After teasing the device for a few weeks, India-based smart devices vendor XOLO have announced the XOLO Win Q900s, a smartphone advertised as the world’s lightest Windows 8.1 phone.

Octacore JiaYu G5S Review: Our review of the stainless steel beauty

Posted on in Android, JiaYu, news, Reviews | 18 comments
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You wonder if the JiaYu G5S is anything good? Well, we put the phone under a thorough test and want to show you our results in this review.

64-bit Lenovo A805e phablet will cost less than $200

Posted on in Launch, Lenovo, news, Phablets, Phones | 9 comments
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Chinese tech fans are going to be the first lucky few to get their hands on the sub $200 Lenovo A805e 64-bit phablet with LTE.

Vivo Xshot unboxing and hands on video review

Posted on in news, Phones, Reviews, Tech, Video, Vivo | 9 comments
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Hands on video review, and unboxing of the camera-centric Vivo XShot Android smartphone.

TCL aka Alcatel could be the first clients of the MT6595 LTE chip

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phones, TCL | 3 comments
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China’s TCL could be the first maker to launch an MT6595 LTE phone, dismissing Meizu, among other brands, from the race!

$50 LTE phones on the way starting with the JiaYu F2

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phones | 4 comments
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The JiaYu F1, a phone costing less than $50, could soon be succeeded by the new JiaYu F2 with LTE and equally low price.

Get ready to WIN a OnePlus One in our giveaway!

Posted on in Android, news, OnePlus, Phones, Tech | 15 comments
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Yes you read that correctly we will be giving away a 16GB OnePlus One! Keep reading for more details on how to win a OnePlus One!

Meizu selling limited stocks of of MX3 for $101 in China

Posted on in Meizu, news, Phones | 3 comments
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If you happen to be in China this coming week then you might be able to get your hands on the China Unicom version of the Meizu MX3 for jsut 630 Yuan!

New Nubia Z7 teasers give us a sneak peak of a possible Xshot rival

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Nubia, Phones, Tech | 5 comments
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Nubia could be taking on the Vivo Xshot with a camera centric smartphone of their own, the Nubia Z7.