This Week on GizChina – November 13-19

This Week on GizChina

Today we kick off our new weekly round up of all the most interesting news, reviews and more that took place in the past 7 days. As you probably know, this week has been a busy one with the launch of the OnePlus 5T and some other major news. If you think you might have missed some, then keep reading!

This Week on GizChina


oneplus 5t

Let’s begin with them most interesting event of the past week, the launch of the OnePlus 5T. The smartphone features a totally new design on the front with a large 6.01-inch Full Optic AMOLED display and an 18:9 aspect ratio. Learn more about the latest OnePlus’ phone in our launch coverage.


Albeit still really far away from its potential launch date, Samsung Galaxy S9 rumors are already creeping in. In some of the leaked images we can see the improved infinity display, with very slim to none bottom bezel and a larger top one. You will find out more about it and other Samsung phones over here.


Xiaomi mi logo

Another company that’s never resting – or at least rumors around it aren’t – is Xiaomi. This week we’ve seen different Xiaomi Mi MIX 2s design, from the one with the top notch iPhone X style to a second with a camera in the top right corner. We’ve also had some renders of the upcoming Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, these leaks should be closer to the real thing, so go ahead check them out over here.


Gizchina News of the week

Interesting details also come from Chinese SoC manufacturer – MediaTek. The company is indeed going through some hard times, but the way out from this situation they seem to be taking or hoping for is not what you expect. Read our full article to find it out!

Read Also:  Counterpoint Research, TECNO, MediaTek’s Experts and Editor-At-Large of Forbes Magazine to Present webinar Perspectives on the Evolution of Premium Smartphones


We’re now in the reviews section of the article. This week we had our EIC (Editor-in-Chief) Nick review a rugged phone from a new brand called JESY. Meanwhile Andi got his hands on the latest Huawei Mate 10 Pro, check out his first impressions and test shots over here.

Top 5’s

During the past week we’ve also released our monthly top 5 lists. Go ahead and check out our Top 5 Under $100, Top 5 Under $200 and Top 5 Under $500; we’ve got one for every budget!


Who doesn’t want free stuff? Just in case you’ve missed it, our team worked hard to run a giveaway, giving everybody the chance of winning a brand new Leagoo T5c. Visit the giveaway page over here to enter!

This Week on GizChina

This Week on GizChina

This concludes it for the 3rd week of November. Do you guys like this kind of format? Did you find any news or reviews you had missed? Drop a comment below and let us know!

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