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UMi spread UMi X2 release over 4 days starting today!

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umi x2 release date

Chinese UMi fans will be patiently waiting for their chance to order the flagship UMi X2 today and the coming 4 days as this much anticipated phone finally hits the market!

Neo N003 Antutu benchmarks reveal it’s not only cheap but powerful!

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neo n003 antutu

Another long overdue flagship Chinese phone is showing signs of life! Screenshots from the Neo N003 suggest that this quad-core, 1080p phone isn’t just super affordable but also pretty powerful. The Neo N003 has already gained quite a reputation. Like most of the phones we talk about here on Gizchina, we still haven’t got a […]

Chinese Xiaocai G6 completes the Xiaomi M2s clone look with MIUI ROM

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xiaocai g6 miui

The Xiaocai G6 burst on to the Chinese phone scene a few weeks ago, boasting an impressive specification and low-price tag. The Xiaomi M2s clone now has a new trick up it’s sleeve with official MIUI ROM support! The G6 is a great looking phone in it’s own right. It offers a 5-inch 720p display, quad-core […]

Pioneer S90W Specification and pricing

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pioneer s90w

More Pioneer S90W specification details, plus built in audio apps and pricing details.

WoPad unveils quad-core iPad Mini clone

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quad-core ipad mini clone

A few years ago, Chinese tablet manufacturer Wopad had a range of great value for money 7-inch devices. We haven’t heard much from them in recent times, but it seems they are back and have a quad-core iPad mini clone ready for sale.

ZTE Grand S price could be as low as $480

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zte grand s price

ZTE big wigs have been openly discussing the price of their ultra-slim flagship phone, and are now suggesting that the ZTE Grand S could retail for as low as 3000 Yuan ($480). In the past we have reported that the Grand S would cost as much as $771, and even had photographic proof to back […]

Zopo to release 5.7-inch Tegra 3 phablet with 32 mega-pixel camera!

Posted on in Leaks and Spy photos, news, Phablets, Phones, Uncategorized, Zopo | 22 comments
zopo nvidia tegra 3 phablet

It’s official Zopo are back on form and have quad-core super phablet in the works in preparation for a launch sometime in May.

Lenovo K900 Price announced!

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lenovo k900 price

Lenovo managed to do something I never thought possible of them during CES! They launch the Lenovo K900, a phone which I would love to own, this is unlikely though as I’ve just seen the purported Lenovo K900 price!

Mogu S1 is the world’s cheapest 5-inch phablet at $48!

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Chinese phone maker Mogu have announced it plans to launch the world’s cheapest 5-inch Android phablet priced at just 299 Yuan ($48)! 5-inch Android smartphones are now easier to find that more compact 4-inch options, but despite the number of options consumers have to choose from there aren’t many 5-inch phones available for people on […]

Huawei Ascend P2 Benchmarks crush our 8-core hopes!

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Just yesterday we saw our first glimpse at the Huawei Ascend P2 and discovered rumours that the P2 could be wielding an 8-core CPU! However, recently uncovered benchmarks tell another story. Of course an 8-core CPU doesn’t have to mean super performance, and those extra cores could be used to increase the battery endurance and […]

Huawei Ascend P2 to sport 8-core processor?

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huawei ascend p2 8-core

A Huawei Ascend P2 launch seems inevitable at MWC, but could this me Huawei’s first 8-core phone?

Neo N004S renderings and specifications spotted

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neo n400s specs

2013 is a mere month old, but the folks over on the Neo forums are already getting excited about the possibilities 2014 will bring and what the Neo N004S phone will be packing. From the looks of the ‘wish-list’ specification, this banner for the Neo N004S is more likely fan-made rather than official specs, however […]

5-inch MT6589 Beidou Big K spy photos appear

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quad-core beidou big k

Beidou are more famous for their Little Pepper range of phones, but they also make the larger screen Beidou Chi, however spy photos reveal the 5-inch Chi is soon to be replaced with a new MT6589 quad-core model. Judging by the photo we can see the Big K will come in the same design as […]

GooPhone i5 review: The ultimate iPhone 5 clone

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goophone i5 review gizchina

The GooPhone i5 has been one of the most highly anticipated Chinese phone launches in the past few months. We’ll it has taken longer than hoped, but the i5 is finally on sale! Keep reading for a in-depth review.

Updated: Ultimate Newman N2 Review

Posted on in Newman, Phones, Reviews, Uncategorized, Video | 89 comments
newman n2 hands on review

The Newman N2 is Newman’s latest, quad-core flagship phone. While availability is still quite scarce, we have been lucky enough to get our hands on one for a full in-depth review.

Huawei Ascend Mate and Ascend D2 receive network license in China

Posted on in Huawei, Phablets, Phones, Tech, Uncategorized | 5 comments
huawei ascend mate and d2

Huawei’s two newest Android phones have received some official love today as both the Ascend Mate and Ascend D2 have been given network licences in China, meaning they can go on sale ASAP! The 6.1-inch Huawei Ascend Mate showed up at the Telecommunication Equipment Center in China, alongside it the smaller 5-inch Ascend D2 to […]

SkyCross Unveils 12-band Tunable Antenna for Multiband 4G LTE! And It’s awesome!

Posted on in Apple, Phablets, Phones, Tech, Uncategorized | 2 comments

In the old days (i.e. as recently as 2009), in most markets mobile carriers belligerently locked their phones so you couldn’t use the devices you paid for on any network but their own. Over time, government stepped in and some jurisdictions asked (for  example, Hong Kong) and many jurisdictions forced (i.e. America) carriers to unlock their phones either. In […]

Oppo Find 5 going on sale 7th January?

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oppo find 5 launch date 7th January

It’s been a good few weeks since Oppo unveiled the Find 5, and by our reckoning the phone should be going on sale very soon! How soon you ask? Well it looks like this Monday (7th January).

Oppo Find 5 vs iPhone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S3!

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If you read the news from a few hours ago, then I am sure you like me are super excited about the Oppo Find 5 which features one of the best looking Android phone designs and features list of any phone I have ever written about! But, how does the Oppo Find 5 compare against […]

The JiaYu G3 better watch out! Dual-core Dream X and quad-core Dream S are coming!

Posted on in JiaYu, news, Phones, Tech, Uncategorized | 21 comments

With all the problems and delays the JiaYu G3 has been suffering other Chinese phone makers have been able to catch up with dual-core phones with similar specifications and low-price. The latest of these JiaYu G3 competitors is the dual-core MT6577 Dream X.