HTC One M9+ resurfaces, appears headed for China

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With the HTC One M9 release imminent, rumours have surfaced of another variant called the M9+ after a launch event in Beijing got sent out earlier today. A bigger device with the Duo Camera as seen on the M8 as well as a fingerprint sensor on the front of device is what makes up the... Read More

Oppo launches high-end R1C and low to mid-range Mirror 3

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We’re only 15 days into 2015 and Chinese-manufacturer Oppo just announced two new smartphones, the high-end R1C and the mid-range Mirror 3. Going on sale Jan. 20 for 2499 RMB ($404 USD), the R1C sports a 5-inch 720p display, 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor, 2GB ...

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Motorola returning to China in a big way

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Well, we’re starting to see the fruits of Lenovo’s purchase of Motorola.  Now that the acquisition is complete, Motorola will be bringing their newest Android handsets to China.  The Moto X, Moto X Pro and the Moto G will all be available in China soon. First up is the Moto X, which ...

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Canalys: Xiaomi overtakes Samsung in Chinese market share

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Based on data recently released by Canalys, Xiaomi has overtaken mighty Samsung for market share in China for smart phone sales in Q2 of 2014. Xiaomi sold roughly 15 million units, up from 4.4 million units over the same span from last year. Growing an astronomical 240 percent, they have ...

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Xiaomi debuts flagship Mi4

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Xiaomi on Tuesday introduced the Mi4, a high-end device with a wallet friendly price point. Details include a 5-inch 1080p HD display, 13-megapixel rear camera with an aperture of f/1.8 and 4K video recording, and 16GB/64GB internal storage. And, not only is the smartphone powerful, it’s ...

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Oppo R3 gets announced in China

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Earlier this month Oppo announced its N1 Mini smartphone, a not so “mini” smartphone. Not even 2 weeks later we get yet another device announcement from Oppo, the Oppo R3. Oppo R3 shares the 720p 5″ screen with the N1, but doesn’t have that fancy rotating camera on the ...

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HTC reveals octa-core Desire 616 in China

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HTC just released the all new HTC One, a device that created an excitement in the world of Android. But they are not stopping there; as the company just revealed yet another Android powered phone in China; which is known as the Desire 616. It is HTC’s first ever phone with octa-core ...

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ZTE Nubia X6 introduced for Chinese market

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ZTE has announced its latest Android-powered smartphone, the massive 6.44-inch Nubia X6. With a price of roughly $640 (US), the handset boasts a quad-core 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, 3GB RAM, and a 4250mAh battery. In addition to being big and powerful this one is able to snap ...

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ASUS introduces Zenfone smartphone line, hitting China on April 11

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ASUS has decided to launch a new smartphone line in China. The line contains Zenfone 4, 5 and 6, and they are all powered by the Intel Atom chipsets. The devices will be launched in China on April 11, and about the pricing, Zenfone 4 will be available for $100, the Zenfone 5 for  $150, and ...

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Samsung to debut the Galaxy Mega Plus in China

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Don’t you wish your Galaxy Mega 5.8 had a better processor? Well, you may be in luck. Samsung is set to release an updated version of the Galaxy Mega 5.8 – the Galaxy Mega Plus. It’s the same phone as the Mega 5.8 but with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor. It’s a bit of a ...

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Sony Xperia Z1 Mini appears again, coming soon?

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We have seen the Sony Z1 Mini passing through the FCC, and the device is already available in Japan as Sony Xperia Z1 F, and in other regions it will be known as the Xperia Z1S or Xperia Z1 Mini probably. Now according to some new leaks, the device will be available in China starting next... ...

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NVIDIA Tegra Note makes an appearance in China

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Recently, we learned a lot about the upcoming Android tablet from NVIDIA, and yesterday the tablet made it through the NCC. Now today, a NVIDIA tablet named as Tegra Note made an appearance on a website known as ChinaDIY. This is probably the final version of the Tegra Tab we have seen so far, ...

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Android VP Hugo Barra jumps ship for Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi

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Google’s VP of Project Management, Hugo Barra, is reportedly leaving the company for Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi.  This type of news isn’t normally expected, especially after having a successful Nexus 7 launch and the unforgettable Chromecast which is still in high ...

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Samsung officially unveils Hennessy flip-phone in China

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Just earlier this month, we heard about the Samsung Hennessy, a device with a dual 3.3-inches flip-phone design and then we saw a leaked shot of it as well. On Wednesday, Samsung officially unveiled the Samsung Hennessy SCH W789 for the Chinese market. Have a look on the specs: 1.2GHz quad-core ...

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Plastic-made HTC Zara to be launched with the HTC One Max?

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Earlier this month, we heard about the HTC One Max, a phablet made to go head-to-head with the famous Galaxy Note series. And recently, it was rumored that we might see the One Max in September. Well, now there’s another rumor which is telling us that HTC is working on another smartphone, ...

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