Next-gen Rockchip chipsets licensed to use ARM v7 and v8 instruction sets
It has now come to fore that the company has managed to procure appropriate licenses to be able to use the current most advanced ARM instruction sets and architectures. Rockchip are now eligible to use the ARM Cortex-A57, Cortex-A53, Cortex-A12 architectures on their upcoming series of chipsets, the RK32xx.
WCDMA Xiaomi Hongmi goes on sale today!
Xiaomi kicks off the 5th of November with another day of sales for the Xiaomi Mi3, Xiaomi TV, Mi2S and for the first time ever the China Unicom WCDMA version of the Xiaomi Hongmi!
Star launching it’s own $130 Xiaomi Hongmi rival
The Xiaomi Hongmi started an all new price war between phone makers, one which phone maker Start will soon be declaring its own war on!
Zopo launches new Official English website
Zopo Mobile have launched their new Official English website as they continue to expand across the globe.
JiaYu G5: high-quality at a great price or just too expensive for a JiaYu phone?
We have already commented on the excellent quality of the JiaYu G5, but how does this premium JiaYu phone stack up against the Oppo R819? Full specifications, videos and comparison here!
Quad-core Zopo ZP820 costs just $159.99 for International buyers!
While browsing the Zopomobileshop webstore we came across the new quad-core Zopo ZP820 at just $159.99 for International customers!
International Oppo N1 heading for launch end of November
As well as announcing 2 versions of CyanogenMOD ROM, the CyanogenMOD team also gave us a rough idea of when the Oppo N1 will launch.
Should Mediatek honor GPL or shall Chinese phone makers use rival processors?
Chinese phone makers are finally looking to offer their phones to the international community, but with very little developer support available for MTK phones should we push Mediatek to honor GPL, or push manufacturers to rival processors.
Xiaomi Mi3 HD intro video intro with English (Miphone 3)
The Xiaomi Mi3 has captured the attention of smartphone users both at home and abroad, even to the extent that one international Xiaomi fan has taken the time to add English translation to the Mi3 intro video.
Beidou ‘Spring Onion’ another $130 MT6589T for China with WCDMA support
Chinese budget phone maker Beidou have been out of the limelight for a while now, but they are back with a new low-cost MT6589T quad-core smartphone.
WCDMA Xiaomi Hongmi will launch end of September
The entry-level Xiaomi Hongmi has been getting a lot of attention since it launched in July, now news of a WCDMA version is sure to excite international Xiaomi fans!
Alcatel introduces 3 new phones including the One Touch Idol Mini
Alcatel, the international arm of TCL have just updated their website with 3 new Android phones ranging from the Idol Mini to the updated Idol X.
Hugo Barra VP of Android Product Management joins Xiaomi. International launch next?
Great news international Xiaomi fans! Xiaomi have just sent us confirmation that they have hired Google’s VP of Android Product Management to head up their International business development!