Xiaomi Notebook 12 is now €458.63
Published in Notebooks


$509.99 for 1.07 KG Skylake notebook

You've got to love "singles day" and even if you are not single, you will be able to enjoy many sale prices form shops such as Gearbest. 

Xiaomi Mi5S sells for €286.86
Published in Mobiles

Gearbest price for Snapdragon 821

The story is that the that the “single’s day” started nine years ago and managed to produce  $14.3 billion in sales for Alibaba. Now online stores like Gearbest offer the latest greatest Xiaomi Mi5S phone for €286.86 / $318.99. 

Xiaomi Redmi 3 Pro sells for $145.99
Published in Mobiles


Snapdragon 616, 3GB RAM, 32GB bargain

Almost two years ago we wrote about commoditized Android phones and how we expected it to start in 2015, and it looks like we were spot on. Companies like Xiaomi are selling their XIAOMI Redmi 3 Pro with Snapdragon 616, 3GB RAM, 32GB for just $145.99. 

Discounted older MediaTek phones up for grabs
Published in Mobiles


Ranging from $75 to $180

There is a mobile phone sale currently going on with some of last year's top of the range mainstream phones are going for $130 to 180 USD.

Oukitel K10000 sports 10000mAh battery
Published in Mobiles


Backup powerbank with phone on top?

A number of vendors have launched phones with oversized batteries in recent months. However, the K10000 takes the concept to a new level.

Bluboo Xtouch X500 review
Published in Reviews


Review: Great on paper, but not in real life

Over the past few months, we witnessed a flood of Asian budget phablets with impressive specs over, but a number of companies are now shifting their attention to compact 5-inch models. The reason is simple: there are just too many phablets out there and smaller 5-inch models are more popular in western markets. 

Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 listed, Black Friday deals in tow
Published in Notebooks


It’s all about Cherry Trail this year

Xiaomi’s new Mi Pad 2 tablet has been listed and should be available shortly. In the meantime, a number of white-box Cherry Trail tablets are getting a Black Friday price cut.  

Mlais MediaTek MT2601 smartwatch listed
Published in Wearables


Commoditised Android Wear coming soon

Remember Mlais? The Hong Kong smartphone startup is back with its first Android Wear watch, based on MediaTek’s new MT2601 platform. 

Cherry Trail ends up in $99 tablets
Published in Notebooks


That was fast

Intel’s new 14nm Atoms have already made their way to commoditised tablets, and the entry level Atom x5-Z8300 will power $99 tablets. 

Elephone ELE MediaTek Android Wear smartwatch listed
Published in Wearables


Round, all-metal, 400mAh battery

The Elephone ELE smartwatch has been listed, and as we suspected it is based on MediaTek’s MT2601 system-on-chip (SoC).