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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Nexus One Event Canceled in China

Well folks it seems that the relationship between China and Google has gotten even lower.  According to Android Central, Google has reportedly canceled a Nexus One developer event in Beijing.  Apparently Google was set to introduce the Nexus One along with other latest and greatest Android ...

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China: We Won’t Limit Android

Fears that Android handsets might not find their way into China have been calmed.  Reuters is reporting today that China will not try to limit use of Android.  So long as the platform complies with Chinese law, Ministry of Industry and Information Technology spokesman Zhu Hongren said China ...

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Pair of Android Handsets Postponed Amidst China Dustup

Two Android-based handsets expected to be released this week have been put on ice for the time being.  Thanks to the recent cyber attacks and a cold war between Google and China, these two phones have been postponed.

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LePhone From Lenovo, Set For China [VIDEO]

lOur friends over at Engadget have posted video and initial impressions of the newly announced LePhone, from Lenovo, that is headed for China’s WCDMA Market. The phone is very visually appealing and carries a mixed bag of specs. The LePhone comes with a 1GHz snapdragon processor, 3 ...

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Motorola’s 4.3-Inch ‘Mirage’ Headed for China

Motorola seems to be really swinging for the fences with their Android handsets.  Take a look at the rumored Mirage (or Shadow) for a glimpse as to what the handset maker is up to now.  A BGR tipster has passed along some specs to this device which is said to be headed to China. ...

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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’s ‘Launch Ready’ Benzine

Just a few days ago we brought word of Dell’s Mini3i, the OPhone-based handset head for China.  After about 18 months worth of rumors, we finally have an actual handset to talk about and not just speculation.    So, with that out of the way, let’s dig in a little deeper. First ...

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Dream G2 Shows “Android” with Graffiti Text, Stylus Support (VIDEO)

We happened across a video this evening which shows the Dream G2 phone. You know, the one coming from China… The one that looks like it would end up more fantasy or nightmare. Well it looks like it’s a little more tangible than we expected. Watch this 7 minute video and check out ...

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Video of Android Running on the QIGI

First reported last week, the QIGI handset is set to launch with TechFaith Wireless in the coming weeks/months.  Today we’ve stumbled across a video of said device running Android that clocks in just under ten minutes. For those of you who already have a G1, you might notice a few ...

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Techfaith Wireless and QIGI Launch China’s First Android Handset

China’s TechFaith Wireless and QIGI, a Smartphone brand in China has announced today that the i6-Goal will be the first Android-powered phone in China. The handset runs with a 624MHz CPU and features a touch-screen, a business card scanner as well as GPS functionality. We are proud to ...

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Android to Fend Off iPhone Using Great Wall of China?

What if Android could tap into that 1 billion potential mobile phone customers in China, while having little threat coming from the iPhone? Sounds impossible right? Well not according to Analysts Bill Hughes who predicts that Android-based phones will increase to 17.1 million in 2009, following ...

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