Category Archives: Phones

Octa-core XOLO Play 8X-1000 to launch with Hive UI on August 6

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India’s XOLO is all set to launch their first Hive UI powered phone in the octa-core XOLO Play 8X-1000 on August 6.

Xiaomi finally reveal how many Mi 3 units will be up for next India sale

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15k Mi 3

Xiaomi have finally chosen to be a bit more transparent about their flash sales, and have announced that a total of 15,000 Mi 3 units will be up for purchase in the next round in India.

5 reason you need a Xiaomi Mi Router

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Last week I took delivery of a Xiaomi Mi Router with 1TB of onboard storage, and dual internal antennas. It is the best piece of hardware I have bought for the home to date. Here are 5 reasons you need one.

DOOGEE offering free rear covers with DG310 Pre-orders

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doogee dg310

DOOGEE are continuing the pre-order launch of their DOOGEE DG310 by offering customers FREE rear covers for the phone to anyone ordering before 10th August.

83,450 Nubia Z7 Max and Mini sell out in 90 seconds!

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nubia z7 sales

Nubia have done another amazing day of sales today through E-commerce site JingDong with over 83,000 phones shifted in 90 seconds.


Xiaomi ask fans to guess which country they will enter next

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On their social media channels today, Xiaomi asked their fans which country do they expect to see their fave brand enter to next.

OnePlus One shows up in Japans grey markets

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oneplus one japan

Oh how things have changed. Once it was news that international phones found their way in to Chinese grey markets, nos Chinese flagship phone the OnePlus One is in the grey markets of Japan.

OnePlus One Review – 2014 Flagship Killer?

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OnePlus have created so much hype around their first phone, the OnePlus One, that it would be difficult to buy even without the invite system. So is the OnePlus One really the flagship killer that was promised or something else?

Infocus launch their 2014 flagship killer, the InFocus M810 for $334!

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infocus m810

Taiwanese phone maker InFocus, an OEM set up by Foxconn, have launched it’s flagship of the year, one that could be an alternative 2014 flagship killer.

Xiaomi Mi Pad review – The best Android tablet to date?

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xiaomi mi pad review

Xiaomi Mi Pad Review by Find out if this Nvidia Tegra K1 tablet is worth buying!

Xiaomi is charged with altering sales figures in Taiwan

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Xiaomi are going from bad to worse, quickly! Once again the phone maker is in hot water due to their claimed sales numbers, but this time have been officially charged with altering sales!

Spy photos of the OnePlus OneWatch

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oneplus onewatch

A new OnePlus product or is the OnePlus OneWatch another prank like the OnePlus Tablet?

5.5-inch Mpai 909t with fingerprint security costs $150

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mpai 909t

Another smartphone maker making use of a useful fingerprint scanner unlock feature is Mpai, on their budget minded Mpai 909T.

This is what Huawei have in store for their next phone

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ascend benchmarks

Antutu benchmarks show details of the Huawei MT7-TL00 smartphone, whether this is the new Ascend Mate 3 or the Huawei D3 we don’t know, but what we do know are some of the specs.

OnePlus to develop its own ROM

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Reports today are suggesting that OnePlus are in the process of ditching Cyanogenmod in favour of their own ROM that will be developed in Taiwan.

Power banks, Piston earphones among Xiaomi accessories listed on Flipkart

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xiaomi piston earphones review

After a successful run with the Mi 3 smartphone, Xiaomi is now expanding its range of offerings in the Indian market via their hard-to-get-hold-of range of accessories.

Xiaomi reacts to ‘privacy breach’ allegations, says it doesn’t infringe on user privacy

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xiaomi mini router

Xiaomi today responded to the allegations made against them, those that claimed that the Xiaomi Redmi Note sent private data through Chinese servers.

UMi is calling the UMi C1 the “2014 Quad-core Killer”

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umi c1 hero

UMi have been on a bit of a break, and in that time they have regrouped and are about to make some interesting launches. The first being the mid-range UMi C1.

Leak: 4G LTE version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note photos

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redmi lte

Xiaomi didn’t release an LTE version of the Redmi series (despite receiving network licences for the phones), but that hasn’t stopped hands on photos and video of the updated device from hitting the web.

Spy: First real photos of the Wico C1 LG G3 wannabe

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wico c1 lg g3 clone

Our sources have sent us more details, including real photos of the Wico C1! Just how thin are those bezels!