This Week On GizChina: Redmi Note 3 hands on, MacBook clone, and more


Another eventful week of Chinese tech comes to an end. Many companies are gearing up for future launches, so there was no significant launch this week.

Nonetheless, there was enough happening in the Chinese tech scene to keep us hooked.

In case you haven’t managed to stay in the loop for some reason, here’s a quick wrap-up of the best stuff from the week.

This Week On GizChina — 12/11/2015

1. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3: Hands On, First Impressions

Finally a Redmi Note 3 landed at the GizChina offices so we could get down to testing the phone to our heart’s content. Before the full review, go through a very early hands on and first impressions!

2. Xiaomi Mi 5 Leaks Again, But With A Launch Date This Time

It’s been a while that references to the next big thing from Xiaomi have been coming up. But this was perhaps one of the few times that a Xiaomi Mi 5 leak came with a launch date!

3. Windows 10 Powered MacBook Clone Costs $119

Welcome back the good old Chinese ripoffs! This time, it’s a Windows 10-powered laptop that mimics an all aluminium MacBook.

4. Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 v/s Redmi Note 2

The ultimate showdown?

Watch the video here, click on the title to get to the original post.

5. UMi Promises A Lot With This Helio X10 Flagship

UMi now has a couple of interesting prospects for 2016: the sub-$100 3GB RAM UMi Rome, and this Helio X10-powered 4GB RAM beast for under $200!

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