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Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Officially Launched
By Luke Jones on Tuesday November 24, 2015

We are still waiting for Xiaomi to launch a replacement for the nearly 18 month old Mi 4 flagship, but while we are waiting for that handset the company has treated us to another high end device. The Redmi Note 3, in many ways, is a clear pointer to where the Chinese company is going with its next flagship as it comes with plenty of Xiaomi firsts. With a killer price and appealing specs, one may even wonder if we need the Mi 5 to launch.

Did the BlackBerry Venice get Benchmarked?
By Josh Dasey on Monday November 23, 2015

BlackBerry and Samsung held several meetings together last year, leading to rumors suggesting Samsung would buyout ailing BlackBerry. However, the Canadian company said it was meeting with Samsung to discuss other, secretive, matters. It is easy to think now that BlackBerry talked to the South Korean market leader about building devices on the Android platform in view of launching the PRIV flagship.

Pepsi, yes Pepsi, Debuts P1s Smartphone
By Josh Dasey on Thursday November 19, 2015

Proving that any company can make a smartphone is the Pepsi Phone P1s, a new Android device that has been launched today. Yes, that is Pepsi the soft drink and snack company that has probably accompanied you through many a movie marathon on the couch. Now Pepsi wants to take advantage of the smartphone boom, where it seems anybody can make a device.

Xiaomi Co-founder Posts Image of Redmi Note 2 Pro
By Micah Bartos on Wednesday November 18, 2015

We know that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 Pro is close to being launched, with next Tuesday the most likely to be the day in which the device is unveiled. The handset has already passed through TENAA as well as having its specs leaked numerous times over the last few weeks. Now Xiaomi's co-founder has put the launch of the Redmi Note 2 Pro beyond any reasonable doubt.

UMi Promises ROME Smartphone at just $89.99
By Josh Dasey on Wednesday November 18, 2015

Chinese manufacturers have made their presence felt in recent years by offering a mix of premium design and solid specs, while also throwing a splash of affordability into the mix too. There is another side to the Chinese market though, the one that sees manufacturers basically rip off rival brands. So, what about the UMi made ROME phone?

Nvidia Debuts New Shield Tablet K1
By Josh Dasey on Tuesday November 17, 2015

Nvidia has launched its new Shield Tablet K1 today, a sequel to last year's original K1 gaming oriented slate that delivered plenty of power and fast software updates. One thing that instantly grabs the eye this year is the affordability, with the new Shield Tablet K1 will cost just $199.

BlackBerry Priv could come to T-Mobile
By Josh Dasey on Tuesday November 17, 2015

One of the major advantages of BlackBerry's Priv flagship running Android is that major carriers will be more willing to accept the handset. At the moment the Priv is available on AT&T and through BlackBerry itself, but now T-Mobile has said that it is seeking to also sell BlackBerry's new QWERTY packing smartphone.

OnePlus X, OnePlus One, and OnePlus 2 all getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow
By Ang Torres on Tuesday November 17, 2015

Chinese company OnePlus has revealed that every handset in its current portfolio will be updated to Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the latest full build of Google's platform. Sure, that's only three smartphones, the OnePlus One, OnePlus 2, and OnePlus X, but it is still good to see the company getting behind Marshmallow entirely.

Vivo X6 through TENAA, 4mm Thin?
By Josh Dasey on Saturday November 14, 2015

We have been hearing a lot about the Vivo X6 lately, which usually means the device will be launching imminently. This, you may recall, is the smartphone that will come with 1GB of dedicated graphic RAM and a deca-core processor. This monster flagship has now passed through TENAA in China, so expect it to be announced before the close of this month.

Gionee GN8001 Passes TENAA
By Micah Bartos on Saturday November 14, 2015

Gionee's S6 mid-range smartphone is going to be launching this month, but the company has another mid-ranger on the horizon, the GN8001. This handset will be a full on phablet with a massive 6-inch screen and it is also likely to be rolled out this month as it has recently passed through Chinese regulatory body TENAA.