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8 versions of the Meizu MX3 listed, pricing from $308?

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Chinese Meizu forum Meizumi have found listings of 8 Meizu MX3 version ranging from a low-cost 16GB to a range topping 128GB!

Meizu plan to shut stores and close production line to reduce prices

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meizu mx3

Meizu have been soldiering on for quite some time and are prepared to make drastic changes to the company to ensure they can compete.

Oppo R819 to launch in Australia, Hong Kong and Japan through Expansys

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Remember that mystery Oppo phone which popped up a few days ago? Well it looks like it is ready to launch in Australia, Hong Kong and Japan as the Oppo R819.

New ‘Discounts’ category, plus new offers for GizChina readers!

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Over the past few months we have worked closely with a number of online resellers to bring discount codes to GizChina readers, it has become so popular we have decided to make it a permanent feature of the site.

Video: Neo N003 takes an electric drill to the screen and survives!

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neo n003 drill test

The Neo N003 is still in limited supply across China, however customers must be happy with the build to the point they are testing the screen strength with an electric drill!

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Leaked photo of 6-inch, 1080 Zopo phablet display

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Leaked photos of a 6-inch display are rumoured to be from a new Zopo phablet which will offer 1080 resolution.

Gionee Elife E6 renders show of slim design

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gionee elife e6 render

Gionee are looking to get some sex appeal injected in to their brand, and these leaked renders of the Gionee Elife E6 could certainly do it!

Living with the Jiayu G4 Review: The First Week

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GizChina reader Brian Jackson continues his tale of purchasing his JiaYu G4 from China with a write-up and impressions of the quad-core Chinese phone after living with it for a week.

Reader Review: Oppo Find 5 review

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GizChina reader yash3339 writes about his experience ordering the Find 5 from China and his thought of the phone in his Oppo Find 5 review!

Update: Pomp W89 quad-core MT6589 phone with 4.7-inch display costs just $143.99

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UPDATE: Banggood have decided to lower the price of the Pomp W89 to just $143.99! Chinese phone maker Pomp launches the quad-core Pomp W89 Internationally at just $169.99!

Is Oppo’s big surprise a 3.7-inch Oppo Find 5 Mini?

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oppo find 5 mini

Renders showed up today showing what are reported to be multicoloured Oppo Find 5 mini phones, with a 3.7-inch touch screen. Is this going to be Oppo’s bit announcement. Yesterday we reported that Oppo have a big announcement to make regarding the Find 5. We suggested that this could be an boost in power from […]

iOcean X7 Elite to get OTG priced at $244

Posted on in iOcean, Uncategorized | 42 comments
iocean x7 elite

iOcean have announced pricing and full specification upgrades for the Turbo powered iOcean X7 Elite. The current iOcean X7 is a great phone, however with just 1GB RAM, 8 mega-pixel rear camera and standard 1.2 quad-core MT6589 SoC, it’s already starting to look a little underpowered when compared to some of the newer handsets. The […]

Zopo Confirm it will update the ZP980 to Turbo spec

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zopo zp980 MT6589T

Zopo have confirmed that their flagship ZP980 5-inch Android phone will soon get updated with a faster MT6589T Turbo processor. The Zopo ZP980, which retails for 1499 Yuan here in China, is already a high spec phone and boasts a quad-core CPU, 13 mega-pixel rear camera and also a 5-inch 1080 display, but the Chinese […]

Tianhe H920+, first quad-core MT6589T Turbo phone available internationally!

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Tianhe have taken the Chinese quad-core lead and launched their Tianhe H920+ 1080 phone with quad-core MT6589T processor ahead of their rivals!

Umeox X5 5.6mm side by side with iPhone 5

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Umeox X5 Vs iPhone5

Yesterday we had exclusive hands on photos with the soon to be worlds thinnest Android smartphone and now we have pictures of the Umeox X5 side by side with the iPhone 5 to give us a real idea of how it looks! Seeing the 5.6mm Umeox X5 next to the iPhone 5 gives us a […]

Leaked Huawei P6 renders show full phone in various colours!

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Huawei’s mysterious, ultra-thin P6 has now been fully uncovered for the first time in these leaked renders, which show the phone in a number of colour options. Huawei are believed to be officially unveiling their 6.3mm Huawei P6 in London on 18th June and although we have heard the specification rumours more months now, this […]

The smartphone guide to being less useless around the house

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smartphone guide to being less useless around the house

For some men keeping on top of things comes naturally, while for others cramming in work, a social life and those essential day-to-day tasks around the house can prove a little more difficult. Thankfully, there are a wide range of 4G phones now available that might make it a little easier to stay on track. […]

4000mAh Lenovo P780 receives network license, measures in at 9.9mm

Posted on in Lenovo, Uncategorized | 6 comments
lenovo p780 4000mah

Lenovo’s second generation large battery capacity phone, the Lenovo P780 is heading to stores soon at a surprisingly thin 9.9mm package!

OrientPhone S4 Vs UMi X2 Youth

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orientphone s4 vs umi x2 youth

Although the UMi X2 did launch in very limited numbers this month (just 50pc) most hopeful customers are still waiting for the full launch of the phone, but if you just can’t wait any longer we think we might have found the perfect alternative!

Firefly V50S ready to crash the quad-core 1080 party

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firefly v50s quad-core 1080

Another contender in the ever intensifying quad-core, 1080 Chinese phone battle is arriving very soon, but at 1499 Yuan ($243) for the basic 1GB model is there room in the market for such a ‘pricey’ phone!