Category Archives: Phones

Xiaomi Libra stops by Geekbench, features hexa-core Snapdragon 808

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Xiaomi Libra? You probably hadn’t heard of this phone before today (we had neither). The phone just dropped by at Geekbench, see what its got!

The Doogee Keeper is Doogee’s first wearable, coming soon in August

Posted on in Doogee, Exclusive, Wearable | 7 comments
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Doogee, just a few days after revealing details of their upcoming flagship device, are now back providing us with new information on their newest device, the Doogee Keeper. The Doogee Keeper will be Doogee’s first foray into the smartwatch /smart wearable market, and from the details they’ve given us we’d say it’s look pretty good […]

Xiaomi Redmi 2 Pro (aka the 2GB RAM version) on unofficial international pre-sale

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Xiaomi’s Redmi 2 Pro is now on international pre-sale. The Redmi 2 Pro differs from the ‘regular’ version as it has double, i.e., 2GB RAM.

Dual screen UMi Zero 2 will have 5.2-inch 2.5D covered display

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The dual screen UMi Zero 2 has been revealed to have a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED main screen!

Open Thread: What Chinese phones have you owned?

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You’re a Chinese smartphone addict, and we’d like to know what Chinese phones you’ve owned!

Oukitel U8 receives OTA update to improve fingerprint scanning and more

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The Oukitel U8 is a new smartphone from China that doesn’t cost much and has a fingerprint sensor. The phone got its first OTA earlier today.

UMi Hammer listed on India’s Flipkart!

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UMi’s rugged-and-robust Hammer smartphone was just found to have been listed on India’s Another Chinese OEM looking to make its way into India?

UMi tell us more about the eye unlock feature

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The UMi Iron’s claim to fame is the unique Eyeprint ID feature. How does it work? Does it require additional hardware? Keep reading to get all your questions answered!

Meizu m2 gets TENAA certification, launch soon?

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The Meizu m2 just got certified in its home country. Can we expect a launch soon?

Huawei Honor 7 sells out in 2 minutes (in China)

Posted on in Huawei, Lenovo, news, Phones | 3 comments
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Huawei’s Honor 7 is a HOT seller in China!

Coolpad gives a Huawei touch to a new mystery device

Posted on in CoolPad, Leaks and Spy photos, news | 5 comments

News is that Coolpad is working on a new Honor 7-akin phone; here are the details…

Huawei Mate 8 launch expected at IFA 2015 with great specs and Kirin 950!

Posted on in Huawei, Leaks and Spy photos, news | 7 comments

Today we have some really exciting news about the Huawei Mate 8, successor of the Mate 7 according to our new sources.

Lenovo K3 Note Review: The best MT6752 device to date?

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To date we at GizChina tested a whole bunch of devices powered by the Mediatek MT6752 SoC. We have seen extremely cheap phones and more expensive phones, some of them have been very good, some mediocre, some crap. Anyway, we thought we’ve seen anything that can be done with this SoC by now – until […]

Xiaomi Mi 4i can be bought for $223 internationally

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You can now take home Xiaomi’s Mi 4i for $223. Interested? Keep reading for details!

OnePlus 2 will have 4GB RAM

Posted on in news, OnePlus, Phones | 29 comments

Yes, you read right; the next OnePlus phone, i.e., the OnePlus 2 will have a whopping 4GB of RAM!

Doogee’s Liquid Metal F2015 details revealed

Posted on in Doogee, Launch, news, Phones | 11 comments
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Liquid metal brings images of the liquid terminator to mind, but what it means for phones is a flexible alloy material and Doogee are making use of it.

We are giving away phones everyday to countdown the launch of the GizChina Shop

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We are giving away phones from today until the launch of on the 13th July. The first phone up for grabs is a Xiaomi Mi4i!

Video: Bluboo X500 now officially named the Bluboo Xtouch

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Bluboo say that their Bluboo Xtouch (the new name for the X500) is “probably the best 5-inch smartphone so far!”.

Elephone pit the Elephone P8000 against the Meizu MX5

Posted on in Android, Elephone, Meizu News, news, Phones, Tech, Video | 44 comments
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Elephone have gotten their hands on the latest Meizu MX5 and put it head to head with their own Elephone P8000, with both running Flyme 4.5. Let’s check out the video.

Xiaomi Mi 5, Mi 5 Plus reportedly leak with 5.2″, 5.7″ screens and more

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The Xiaomi Mi 5 has leaked along with the Mi 5 Plus with some impressive specs. Keep reading for more info!