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Oppo’s Sleek and Sexy Oppo R1 heading to India, but it won’t be cheap!

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Hot on the heals of the Oppo N1’s launch in India, reports are in that the Oppo R1 will also go on sale in the country in the next few months.

Meizu’s latest news implies 3 versions of the Meizu MX4G!

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Q3 is when Meizu will be pushing their way head first in to the U.S phone market and latest details claim that the launch will be accompanied by not 1 but a possible 3 Meizu MX4 models.

Doogee Bigboy DG600 Review – Sub $150 6-inch Android phablet!

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doogee bigboy dg600 review

One of the things we love about the Chinese phone industry is the variety of devices. You can go too $800+ super phones to bargain basement models. We take a look at the latter this morning with a quick review of the $148 Doogee Bigboy DG600.

Meizu MX3 price to be reduced from today!

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Great news Meizu fans! Meizu have announced that they will reduce the price of their flagship Meizu MX3 today!

Lenovo prepping Qualcomm-powered FHD tablet

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At a time when 1440p displays and 8 core CPUs are ruling the roost with smartphones, China’s Lenovo are preparing an FHD tablet with a Qualcomm heart!

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China’s Myphone promises Moto X levels of customisation

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Little known smartphone manufacturer Xiao Chong Technology has announced a new customisable smartphone called the MyPhone.

EX Oppo staff set up OnePlus to launch next generation CyanogenMod smartphones

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It has been revealed today that Ex Oppo Vice President Pete Lau has created a new phone brand named OnePlus which hopes to launch next generations smartphones running CyanogenMod OS.

Video: First 500 Xiaomi Routers are special edition self assembly

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Xiaomi have created a limited edition of 500 Xiaomi routers which ship in a fancy wooden case and require user assembly, watch the video here.

ASUS Launches PadFone Mini in Taiwan, 7-inch Tablet + 4.3-inch Phone, Other Territories to Come

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ASUS has announced that it has released the PadFone Mini in Taiwan, with plans to bring the device (devices?) to mainland China, Singapore, Russia, Hong Kong and Indonesia eventually.

Top 8 Chinese Android phones for Christmas 2013!

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With so many Chinese Android phones to choose from we have put together 8 of the best phones for Christmas 2013 to suit all budgets, tastes and uses! From 8-core to budget quad-core and Snapdragon 800 phones!

Jiake V8, an octa-core MT6592 phone with 6-inch display for just $250!

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jiake v8 8-core

If you haven’t already heard the news the 8-core phone race is upon us with 4 launches this week, however there is one MT6592 phone already announced and priced! The Jiake V8.

The GalaPad S6 is an amalgam of Samsung’s Galaxy Mega and HTC’s One Max!

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Looking back at launches that have taken place in the past few weeks, it seems like Chinese manufacturers are going back to where they started from; manufacturing clones.

Gionee GN709W goes through network certification, expected to feature 8-core MT6592

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Gionee GN709W 8-core phone

We’ve seen an array of leaks and spy pictures of various upcoming 8-core smartphones from a handful of Chinese manufacturers, and the addition of popular manufacturer to this list Gionee doesn’t nearly come across as a surprise!

Coming soon: 2.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon processor with Adreno 420!

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The test device, running Android v4.3, shows the upcoming chipset running at 2.5GHz along with the lastest-gen Adreno GPU – the Adreno 420. The GPU is expected to operate at 500MHz and have a 10% faster pixel fill rate than the current Adreno 330.

Koushik ‘Kuosh’ Dutta shows off AirPlay mirroring on Android!

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Koushik Dutta aka “Koush”, a part of the CyanogenMod team and the creator of various 3rd party tools and hacks like the ClockWork Mod recovery and ROM Manager, recently showcased his progress with AirPlay mirroring on Android.

OrientPhone N8 is a Mediatek powered 3G Galaxy Tab 3 alternative

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The OrientPhone N8 is a budget conscious quad-core, 8-inch tablet with built-in 3G and support of voice calls.

Pomp W99 reader impressions

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pomp w99 review

Are you looking to buy the low-cost Pomp W99? Then before you do read GizChina readers, Jeff Nield’s impressions of the phone. Budget bargain or big let down?

Xiaomi Mi3 HD intro video intro with English (Miphone 3)

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The Xiaomi Mi3 has captured the attention of smartphone users both at home and abroad, even to the extent that one international Xiaomi fan has taken the time to add English translation to the Mi3 intro video.

Clone wars: HTC One Vs. the Mlais MX59 HTC One clone!

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mlais mx59 htc one clone gizchina

Mlais have released early hands on photos with the new Mlais MX59 Android phone, quite possibly the ultimate HTC One Knock-off!

16GB Meizu MX3 goes on sale in China from $407

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Meizu have teamed up with Chinese E-commerce site Jingdong mall to launch the entry level Meizu MX3 today.