Pre-rooted UMI Emax Rootjoy phablet reviewed
Published in Reviews

Review: Good battery, nice spec, unimpressive software 

Chinese smartphone maker UMI has been around for a few years, and some westerners may be familiar with the company’s ultrathin Zero handset, or some of its fancy accessories, like stylish headphones.

Lenovo K3 Note review exposes excellent all-rounder
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Review: If only Lenovo would market phones in the West…

The Lenovo K3 Note is yet another budget phablet designed for Asian markets, but like many of its competitors, it certainly has a lot of appeal worldwide.

Mlais M52 Red Note review, hooray for commoditised Android
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$149 powerhouse fresh from Hong Kong

Chinese smartphones are going mainstream and western consumers are already familiar with brands like Xiaomi, Huawei and ZTE. 

Lenovo P70 rocks 4000mAh battery
Published in Mobiles

Huge batteries are a thing now, apparently

The Lenovo P70 is just an average mid-range phone for the booming Chinese market, but it happens to feature a massive 4000mAh battery. 

But the focus is on low-end designs

Frugal A53, not A57