Tag Archives: knock off

KingSing take a crack at LG with their LG G3 clone

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kingsing s2 lgg3 clone

KingSing, a manufacturer who started life as a low-cost phone maker, are fast becoming a clone maker that could rival even GooPhone!

Xiaomi releases app which helps you discover if your phone is fake

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xiaomi identification app

Apple, HTC and Samsung aren’t the only ones who have to contend with clone makers, Xiaomi have also been working to fight them for a long time and have released an app to help worried customers.

GooPhone announce GooPhone i6 iPhone 6 clone ahead of Apple

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goophone i6 iphone 6 clone

GooPhone’s boldness has not lost its edge! Today the infamous Chinese clone maker announced that it had already cloned the iPhone 6, the GooPhone i6, and will be releasing the phone in August.

Budget phone maker Kingsing launch $120 Oppo Find 7 wannabe

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kingsing s1 oppo find 7 clone

KingSing, a company specialising in affordable and budget phones have released their Oppo Find 7 inspired KingSing S1.

Elephone take inspiration from iPhone 6 leaks for their next phone

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elephone p6

Elephone don’t seem to take a break from releasing news of their new phones. It seems to be showing now though as inspiration is waning and their new phone looks like the iPhone 6.

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How to avoid a Trojan phone? Don’t buy a clone!

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Chinese smartphone manufacturers are under scrutiny at the moment due to the Trojan found in the Star N9500 smartphone. But Chinese phones are safe and the chances of getting a Trojan are unlikely especially if you follow these steps.

Chinese clone makers produces palm sized iPhone 5S mini

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iphone 5s mini clone

With a larger screen iPhone 6 phones on the horizon could Apple find themselves in the need to create mini iPhone in the future? Chinese clone makers seem to think so and have forged ahead to create one.

Hands on: GooPhone S5, Samsung Galaxy S5 Clone running Android 4.4.2

Posted on in GooPhone, Knock Off, news, Phones, Reviews, Video | 13 comments
goophone s5 samsung galaxy s5 clone

GooPhone have launched their clone of the popular Samsung Galaxy S5 and are sure to receive a lot of attention for it. So just how good is the GooPhone S5? We go hands on to find out.

OrientPhone S5 hopes to be your low-cost Galaxy S5 alternative

Posted on in Knock Off, Launch, news, OrientPhone, Phones | 15 comments
orient phone s5

Alternative or clone, whatever the Orientphone S5 is it is no coincidence that it shares it’s appearance with the Galaxy S5, only at a lower $200, unlocked price point.

Waterproof No.1 S7, Galaxy S5 clone costs just $155

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no 1 s7

GooPhone might be the most infamous of clone makers, but China’s No.1 aren’t too far behind. Their recently launched S7 phone continues the knock off theme but fails to deliver as promised.

Watch out! Knock Off Xiaomi Redmi Note phones already on sale!

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xiaomi redmi note clone

Be wary when purchasing the latest Xiaomi machine as knock-off Xiaomi Redmi Note phones have been discovered in China!

First hands on with a knock off Galaxy S5 shows less than impressive specs

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It is a shame that knock off phones are still an important part of the Chinese phone industry and we have learned to live with it, but if you are going to make a clone don’t make it a low end piece of garbage like this.

Top 10 clone phones with dual sim from China – March Edition

Posted on in GooPhone, Knock Off, news, No.1, Oppo, OrientPhone, Phones, Top 10, Vivo | 30 comments
top 10 clones china march

We might not like it, but clone, and knock off phones are one of the reasons Chinese phones are so famous (infamous), Here are our top 10 dual clone phones from China.

That was fast! Samsung Galaxy S5 Clone already listed!

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goophone s5

GooPhone have been fast off the mark and have already listed there very own Samsung Galaxy S5 clone named the GooPhone S5!

Knock-off Oppo N1 on sale for $99.99 with rotating camera

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knock off oppo n1

It was only a matter of time before this would happen! Oppo’s innovative Oppo N1 smartphone with rotating camera has now been cloned and a knock-off is on sale for just $99.99.

Pulid HTC One knock off now available in a choice of colours including gold!

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pulid htc one gold

The HTC One might be ripe for replacement but there is no denying that great design! Small Chinese phone makers agree to and keep rolling out clones of the HTC One including this new gold model from Pulid

Another Hongmi clone goes on sale, but costs more than the real thing!

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miled m3

Xiaomi’s Hongmi is a marked man in the Chinese phone market! Phone companies both large and small want to take on the low-cost phone, but not all of them can manage to do it!

‘Love Me X18’ Xiaomi Mi3 knock-off costs just $150!

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love me x18 xiaomi clone

With the delay in releasing the WCDMA Xiaomi Mi3, Chinese knock-off makers have already started to launch their own low-cost clones of the latest Xiaomi phone.

Huangzu K1 is another Ascent P6 clone, but with octacore processor!

Posted on in Android, Carpad, Knock Off, news, OrientPhone, Phones, Tech | 2 comments
Huangzu-K1

Huawei’s Ascend P6 has not only proven to be popular with customers but also phone makers who are building clones around the slender phone!

This Xiaomi Hongmi clone costs just $65!

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telsda xiaomi hongmi clone

Have you ever heard of Telsda? Neither had we until this up and coming phone maker launched its very own Xiaomi Hongmi Clone for just $65 in China.