ZTE Geek U988S confirmed as the World’s first ever Tegra 4 smartphone

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Remember the ZTE U988S we showed you a few days ago, the device rumored to be the first ever Tegra 4 smartphone? Today, it is officially confirmed that it will be the first ever Tegra 4 smartphone, known as the ZTE Geek U988S. It is rocking a NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor clocked at 1.8 GHz,... Read More

ZTE reveals Grand Era Dual-Mode LTE device

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I remember a time when I bought a ZTE modem for my internet broadband connection, and today is a time when ZTE is making phones, not just phones, but some extraordinary smartphones with specs good enough to take on any of today’s leading smartphones. Although, ZTE top smartphones are not ...

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Sony Ericsson Announces A8i for China Mobile

Sony Ericsson has announced their new TD-SCDMA Android phone, the A8i, for China Mobile today. Co-developed with the wireless provider, the smart phone comes with a 3.5-inch touch display, a 5-megapixel camera, and support for WiFi, Bluetooth A2DP, GPS, and the CMMB mobile TV standard. Common ...

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Motorola MT720 Targets China’s Business Users

We just happened to be checking out Motorola’s website this evening when we stumbled upon another Android-based handset.  You’re looking at the MT720, which is an OPhone flavored version of Android.  Somehow this model flew under our radar.  After a quick look around some of our ...

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LG Announces OPHone “Amundsen” for China Mobile

LG’s Korean website shot out a press release this morning announcing their “Amundsen” (GW880) handset. This marks the second official Android phone, following the Eve. Bound for China Mobile, Amundsen will use the OPhone blend of Android. We’ve done our best to piece ...

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Dell’s Mini 3 Headed to China Mobile This Month

Dell finally confirmed they’re in the smart phone game today. An official announcement from the PC maker shows them inking partnerships with two of the largest mobile carriers in the world. Starting later this month (November), over 500 million China Mobile customers will be able to get ...

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Say Hello to the LG GW880

It looks as if the GW620 “Eve” is no longer going to be the first Android handset to come out of LG’s camp.  Instead that honor now belongs to the GW880.  We’ve got a few specs and pictures of the device to ogle thank to a site called sina (translated). Here’s ...

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China Mobile Pulls Curtain Back on Philips V900

China Mobile has unveiled their OPhone-based Philips V900 handset. Details such as release and pricing have yet to materialize, but some of the specs are known. WiFi (WAPI) 3.2 megapixel camera 3.5mm headset jack 1450 mAh battery  

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Dell Android Handset Headed to China with 16:9 Aspect Ratio?

Are we finally going to get beyond these Dell handset rumors?  Possibly.  It’s being reported that an email was sent from China Mobile to its Mobile Market developers with a tiny bit of Dell information mentioned.  Listed as an OPhone, the document indicates the phone will be called ...

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HTC Launching 3 Phones in China This Year

The recently outted HTC Click handset is headed to China alongside two of his Android buddies.  The other two phones, the Magic and Hero will be making their way to China Mobile and Dopod, respectively. According to PC World, the Click will be priced at around 3,400 yuan ($500) and arrive in ...

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7″ Tablet Rumored for China Mobile

A 7″ Android-based tablet with phone functionality is being rumored for China Mobile. It’s being reported that the table will have the proprietary TD-SCDMA for 3G connectivity and run the OPhone OS. We’re tapped out spec-wise with the full sized web browser and front facing ...

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Philips V808 Headed to China Mobile, Lacking Key Features

Sorry, but we have to throw some cold water all over your Philips V808 hopes.  We just learned of this handset a few days ago so it’s not exactly like we’ve been built up for a long time.  Engadget Mobile is reporting that this device is headed to China Mobile and will run the ...

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Android Around the World: China Getting HTC OPhone

Android is about to land in a big way.  China Mobile, home to over 415 million subscribers, will soon be offering Android-based handsets.  The founding member of the Open Handset Alliance is expected to carry a modified version of the HTC Magic. Called the OPhone due to it’s open ...

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Ophone to Beat iPhone to China?

The Lenovo-built Ophone is rumored to be landing in China about 1 month before Apple’s iPhone does.  With virtually the same launch time, this summer could really help forecast the future for the two operating systems.  Just how much love does a half-eaten fruit get outside of the US?  

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Dell, China Mobile Teaming up for Pair of Android Phones

The Dell rumor just won’t die. It looks like Dell might be working on some smart phones with Android, but not for release here in the states.  According to a rumor/report posted at JLM Pacific Epoch, China Mobile and Dell plan to jointly release two smartphone models, currently under ...

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