Chinese vendors shipped 145.9 million last quarter
Published in Mobiles

More than 44 per cent of the world's total

Beancounters working for Digitimes Research have added up some numbers and divided by their shoe size and worked out that chinese vendors shipped 145.9 million smartphones globally in total during the second quarter of 2016.

Chinese fume over US’s ZTE ban
Published in Mobiles

Could be bad news for ZTE fans

The Chinese government is cross that the Americans have slapped sanctions on telecom manufacturer ZTE.

ZTE wants to flog 60-70 million phones
Published in News

20 per cent rise

ZTE has said that it wants to sell between 60 million and 70 million devices overall this year despite the downturn in the industry.

More Chinese chipmakers go for ARM
Published in Processors

All thanks to government cash

ZTE has received a pile of cash from the Chinese government to speed up the development of its own application processors based around ARM designs.

ZTE Blade S6 reviewed, a budget Lollipop iPhone?
Published in Reviews

Snapdragon 615 ready for fancy dress party

The ZTE Blade S6 is the Chinese company’s latest crack at the mid-range smartphone segment, but is its fancy body writing cheques its internals can’t cash? 

ZTE Blade S6 Plus available worldwide on eBay
Published in Mobiles

Priced at $299.99, £199.99 and €276.99

ZTE has announced that it has launched its Blade S6 Plus worldwide and it will be exclusive to eBay.

ZTE Nubia Z9 is official in Max and Mini flavours
Published in Mobiles

Aluminium build, Snapdragon 810 in flagship model

ZTE is introducing the new Nubia Z9 flagship today and so far we like what we are seeing. 

More ZTE Nubia Z9 pictures leak
Published in Mobiles

Tiny bezels, all-metal build

ZTE may be about to surprise the market with a very sleek flagship phone, with extremely thin bezels. 

Bezel-free ZTE Nubia Z9 leaks, again
Published in Mobiles

Good looking curved glass, no specs yet

ZTE is gearing up to take on Huawei, Xiaomi and Meizu in the high-end space, and its upcoming flagship phone certainly has the looks to pull it off. 

ZTE and Huawei jump value phablet bandwagon
Published in Mobiles

Cheap 5.5-inchers are the new black

A number of phonemakers have rolled out very affordable phablets over the past couple of months, and the trend is spearheaded by Chinese brands.