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Oukitel K8000 Review

Oukitel K8000 is Oukitel's first smartphone with an AMOLED display. It also packs an 8000 mAh battery, which according to the manufacturer's own lab tests lasts even longer than...

16 December 2017

Oukitel K5000 Review

Oukitel K5000 has been released during the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival and the Chinese National Holiday this fall. It continues the K series of Oukitel smartphones and logically...

9 December 2017

Doogee Mix 2 Review

Doogee Mix was the first smartphone that dared to appear on the market after the astonishing announcement of Xiaomi Mi Mix last year. It was a risky step but Doogee took it and...

7 December 2017

UMiDiGi Z1 Pro Review

UMiDiGi Z1 Pro has been marketed as the world's thinnest big battery smartphone. While we'll discuss its dimensions and weight in the design section of this review, it is worth...

13 November 2017

UMiDiGi S2 Review

UMiDiGi S2 continues a series of quite successful smartphones for UMiDiGi. Announced after its S2 Pro sibling, this smartphone packs a huge display with an 18:9 aspect ratio...

12 November 2017

Xiaomi Mi 5X Review

Xiaomi Mi 5X is Mi A1's classic Xiaomi variant. The devices are design and hardware twins, it is the software that's different. Mi 5X is the first Xiaomi smartphone that arrives...

11 November 2017

nubia Z17 mini Review

nubia is already quite familiar with its innovative devices which combine high-end design, hardware and features as to provide an enhanced life quality while maintaining...

8 November 2017

Elephone P8 Review

Four years after the first Elephone P8, this manufacturer from China has decided to create a remake, which however has nothing to do with the older model. Elephone P8 (2017) is a...

4 November 2017

Xiaomi Mi A1 Review

Mi A1 is Xiaomi's first Android One smartphone and is yet another step by the manufacturer that affirms its position in the international smartphone market. It is targeted to the...

21 October 2017

Doogee S60 Review

Doogee S60 has gained lots of interest since the very first hint of its existence. On paper, the device sounds too good to be true and at the same time, it has quite a compelling...

20 October 2017

Doogee S30 Review

With the Doogee Mix, BL7000 and the upcoming Doogee Mix 2 and BL12000, Doogee is definitely on the path to stable growth. In addition to the Mix series that features smartphones...

18 October 2017

Blackview BV8000 Pro Review

Blackview has definitely become synonymous to reliable rugged smartphones. Its BV series includes a total of nine devices and the tenth - Blackview BV9000 Pro - is in the works...

13 October 2017

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 Review

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 is for those of you who are looking for a smartphone with a very large display or a small tablet that provides the connectivity and calls options of a smartphone...

11 October 2017

Leagoo KIICAA MIX Review

Announced in June earlier this year, the KIICAA series sounds like it has the potential to make Leagoo one of the interesting players on the smartphone market this fall. The...

7 October 2017

Xiaomi Mi Note 3 Review

If you're eyeing Xiaomi Mi Note 3 as your potential future smartphone do not expect a device that follows from where the Mi Note 2 left. Despite the fact that the nomenclature...

4 October 2017

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 Review

"Real creativity creates the next standard", says Philippe Starck in a promotional video for the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 and he couldn't be more right than this. When Xiaomi announced...

1 October 2017

Oukitel K10000 Max Review

When we think of affordable and reliable smartphones with big batteries, the first brand that comes to mind is Oukitel and its K series. This series of smartphones is quite...

30 September 2017

Oukitel K3 Review

Oukitel K3 is a first for Oukitel in several aspects. It is the first from the K series to break the naming tradition and contains only a single digit after the K. Not only this...

27 September 2017

Doogee BL7000 Review

After releasing the Doogee Mix, which turned out to be quite a success for the company, Doogee is riding a rising wave and hopes the Mix successor and its upcoming smartphones...

26 September 2017

Cubot X18 Review

With Cubot X18 we continue our series of smartphone reviews that feature affordable models with huge displays following the trends set by Xiaomi with its Mi MIX and Mi MIX 2 and...

19 September 2017

Bluboo S8 Review

At a first glance the Bluboo S8 does look like a Galaxy S8/S8+ copy-cat. When you have the device in your hands, it is clear that it is only the overall look that bears a...

11 September 2017

Elephone S8 Review

With the Elephone S8 the manufacturer joins the rest of the smartphone manufacturers from China that lure customers with various versions of the all-screen front design and...

7 September 2017

Ulefone Armor 2 Review

Ulefone Armor 2 has been announced in February 2017 and it took the manufacturer half a year to bring it to the shelves. Now that it is here, most of you who are interested in...

6 September 2017

Ulefone T1 Review

Ulefone is one of the well-known Chinese smartphone brands among people who are budget-conscious and are looking for devices that offer a reasonable price/quality ratio. Along...

14 August 2017

LeEco Le Pro 3 Elite (X722) Review

LeEco Le Pro 3 Elite a.k.a. LeEco X722 is a specific modification of the Le Pro 3 model a.k.a. LeEco X720. Despite the Elite moniker, it is actually a slightly downgraded version...

26 July 2017

OnePlus 5 Review

Ever since the first OnePlus smartphone has been announced every succeeding model becomes one of the most expected smartphones of the year as OnePlus has proved it is able to...

21 July 2017

Doogee MIX Review

Doogee MIX has attracted a lot of attention due to its blatant copying of the MIX part of the name of Xiaomi Mi MIX and its marketing materials that make the Doogee model look...

30 June 2017

Gretel GT6000 Review

Gretel is one of the newest brands in the smartphone market. It is owned and operated by Shenzhen Xin Hua Ji Tong Electronics Co. LTD, which has been established in 1998 in...

19 June 2017

Oukitel U11 Plus Review

With the U11 Plus Oukitel demonstrates its intentions to move up the smartphones from its U series to a more stable mid-range level that balances quality and price. On paper, it...

16 June 2017

Oukitel K10000 Pro Review

K10000 was the first smartphone in the world with a 10000 mAh battery. Despite featuring entry-level specifications, it turned to be one of Oukitel's most successful and...

6 June 2017

LeEco X920 (DVT2) Review

The following text is an in-depth and unbiased review of a design verification test unit of LeEco X920. All facts and observations, mentioned in this text, regard solely the...

29 May 2017

Xiaomi Mi 6 Review

For the past year, Xiaomi has managed to withstand its position as one of the leading smartphone manufacturers in China and has made a huge step forward with many innovations and...

26 May 2017

Oukitel K4000 Plus Review

Oukitel K4000 Plus is an entry-level smartphone that succeeds the K4000 and the K4000 Pro. To what an extent this is a true successor is about to be seen in this review, but the...

25 May 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Duos Review

We suppose that in most of the news, hands-on overviews, reviews and other references to the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, the general opinion is similar to "These are great...

8 May 2017

AGM X1 Review

AGM (Actions Gain Memory) originates from China and is one of the few manufacturers focused entirely on making rugged smartphones. It has already 8 years of experience in the...

30 April 2017

Oukitel K6000 Plus Review

Fans of Oukitel's K series must have anticipated with quite an excitement the K6000 Plus. Firstly, for quite some time there hasn't been a new release under this series (except...

29 April 2017

Huawei P10 Review

Huawei P10 has been conceived and realised as a solid successor of the Huawei P9, which is one of the finest smartphones of the company for its time. It does, indeed pushes...

15 April 2017

UMiDiGi Z Pro Review

UMiDiGi Z Pro is the first officially released UMi smartphone with the new brand - UMiDiGi. It was announced and launched shortly after the UMi Z. Both devices are almost...

7 April 2017

Xiaomi Mi 5c Review

Xiaomi Mi 5c was announced a month ago together with the first in-house developed Xiaomi chipset - the Surge S1, and is the first smartphone in the world based on this SoC. This...

2 April 2017

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X has been announced a month ago and many people wonder what's the difference between this device and the Redmi Note 4 as well as the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4...

1 April 2017

Oukitel U16 Max Review

Oukitel U16 Max is the first smartphone from this manufacturer with a 6-inch display. A real representative of the U series of Oukitel, the U16 Max sports a big screen and a big...

24 March 2017

Blackview BV7000 Pro Review

Blackview BV7000 Pro does sound like a great device to consider if you're looking for a rugged water- and dust-proof smartphone that won't rip you off and actually manages to look...

21 March 2017

Ulefone Gemini Review

It's been all about dual rear cameras and bezelless screens (in various sorts of ways) in the smartphone market lately. Last year, Ulefone made an attempt for a smartphone with a...

19 March 2017

Elephone S7 Limited Edition Review

Elephone S7 was announced back in August 2016 and was launched in November the same year. Soon after that - in December, its Limited Edition was announced. The only difference...

8 March 2017

Vernee Apollo Review

First announced with Vernee's launch and simultaneously with the Thor, Vernee Apollo didn't make an appearance for quite some time, but made way for the Apollo Lite and the Mars...

12 January 2017

OnePlus 3T Review

Whenever OnePlus is about to release a device, the whole smartphone community is stirred up as this manufacturer, originating from China, has always offered the best price/quality...

10 January 2017

Oukitel U13 Review

At the beginning Oukitel U13 was announced as the U13 Pro. Afterwards the manufacturer decided the U13 is more appropriate for its latest flagship, but delayed its production...

6 January 2017

Oukitel U20 Plus Review

Oukitel is definitely putting the majority of its efforts into its budget U series of smartphones. The latest offering by the manufacturer is the U20 Plus, which reveals that the...

24 December 2016

Xiaomi Mi MIX Review

After a surprising launch almost two months ago along with the Mi Note 2, Xiaomi Mi MIX has easily become not only the most discussed smartphone of the year, but also the most...

18 December 2016

Oukitel U15S Review

It looks like Oukitel have postponed the development of their much favoured K series of smartphones and have invested their efforts in developing the U series. Yes, the Oukitel...

8 December 2016

Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus Review

After reviewing the Xiaomi Mi 5s we wanted to check out the Xiaomi Mi 5s Plus as well. Not only to make a comparison, but see what an even larger and more powerful version can do...

5 December 2016

Blackview R7 Review

Blackview is a smartphone manufacturer established in 2013 and already has agents on all continents and official representatives across the world. It is not the best known brand...

20 November 2016

Xiaomi Mi 5s Review

Xiaomi has a momentum lately, especially after announcing the Redmi 4 and Mi Note 2 and even more after announcing the Mi 5sM and Mi MIX. It is the Mi 5s that is the subject of...

18 November 2016

Oukitel K7000 Review

Oukitel is a reliable brand for smartphones made in China and its K series is known for providing durable smartphones with large batteries. The latest model from the series is...

11 November 2016

LeEco Coolpad Cool1 dual Review

Earlier this year, in June, LeEco bought 18% of Coolpad's shares. Afterwards, in July, it bought another 11% (from Data Dreamland) thus holding a total of 28.9% of Coolpad shares...

29 October 2016

Asus ZenFone 3 ZE552KL Review

Asus ZenFone 3 ZE552KL is the first model from the ZenFone 3 series. Presented in the spring of 2016, the new series is Asus's attempt to expand its market reach in the high-end...

17 October 2016

Vernee Mars Review

Vernee is the brand, under which Shenzhen New-Bund Network Technology Co., Ltd., or simply New-Bund, entered the smartphone market in February 2016. For a very short time it...

14 October 2016

UMi Plus Review

Recently, UMi has entered a row of releasing smartphones that are so similar, that they look like being each others' clones. It all started off with the UMi Touch, but the real...

10 October 2016

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 16GB Review

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro and Redmi Note 3 are probably some of the best-selling Xiaomi devices ever. The fact that recently the manufacturer has celebrated selling 110 million...

30 September 2016

Meizu Pro 6 Review

Meizu's Pro line includes the manufacturer's flagship smartphones for the year, together with the MX series, which offer very similar specs, but at more affordable prices. The...

29 September 2016

Xiaomi Redmi Pro Review

Being one of the latest Xiaomi smartphones, along with the Redmi Note 4, the Redmi Pro is the fourth Xiaomi device we receive for testing and we're eager to discover this model...

24 September 2016

UMi Max Review

When we saw the UMi Max teaser for the first time, we thought that UMi will release a new smartphone with a large display as it looked too slim to house a very large battery...

3 September 2016

ZUK Z2 Review

ZUK Z2 (Z2131) is the latest (and currently third) smartphone of the ZUK brand backed by Lenovo. The model has been originally created for the Chinese market, but the huge...

2 September 2016

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro 16GB Review

Redmi Note 3 Pro or sometimes referred to as Redmi Note 3 Qualcomm or Snapdragon is probably one of Xiaomi's most successful models and one of the most sought after smartphones...

28 August 2016

nubia Z11 Review

nubia is a smartphone manufacturer headquartered in China with operations around the world, including North America, South America, Europe, Russia, Southeast Asia, and India. It...

24 August 2016

Ulefone Metal Review

We have reviewed several Ulefone smartphones already such as the Ulefone Vienna and the Ulefone Future. It is obvious that the company tries to make entry-level and mid-range...

16 August 2016

Elephone S3 Review

Elephone S3 is the second smartphone in the market that is largely advertised to have a bezelless display after the Ulefone Future. The brand has its fair share of fans and most...

12 August 2016

ZTE Axon 7 Review

ZTE Mobile Devices is a division of ZTE Corporation, a global telecommunications equipment, networks and mobile devices company headquartered in Shenzhen, China. ZTE is a publicly...

10 August 2016

iNew U9 Plus Review

iNew may probably not be the first name of a Chinese smartphone manufacturer that comes to your mind when thinking about China-based OEMs, but the company has managed to stay...

4 August 2016

Vernee Apollo Lite Review

Vernee is a new smartphone start-up manufacturer from China, which shook the market a bit as it managed to announce and launch two interesting devices for a very short time. These...

29 July 2016

Ulefone Future Review

Ulefone Future is largely marketed as the first smartphone with a truly bezelless display, on top of that, after reviewing the Ulefone Vienna and seeing it has an excellent screen...

9 July 2016

OnePlus 3 Review

Similar to Apple, OnePlus is a smartphone manufacturer that does not rely on an extensive portfolio of devices, but rather on creating one or two feature-packed smartphones per...

7 July 2016

LeEco Le Max 2 (X820) Review

Le Max 2, a.k.a. Le X820 is the current flagship smartphone from LeEco, which has been announced two months ago together with the other devices from the second Le generation...

23 June 2016

Xiaomi Mi Max Review

Xiaomi Mi Max is for all of you out there, who want a smartphone with a big display and an affordable price. Approaching the tablet segment with its 6.44-inch diagonal size, the...

24 July 2016

Cubot Dinosaur Review

Cubot is a well-known brand among the audience interested in smartphones produced in China. It manufactures mainly entry-level and mid-range smartphones priced quite reasonably...

12 June 2016

UMi Super Review

After reviewing the UMi Touch, which showed a great potential, we were curious to check the newest UMi smartphone that followed it and see whether the manufacturer has learned...

9 June 2016

LeEco Le 2 (X620) Review

LeEco (formerly LeTV) is one of the largest media companies in China. It has been established in 2004 and its business spans from internet TV, video production and distribution...

24 July 2016

Oukitel K6000 Pro Review

Oukitel K6000 Pro is an improved variant of the K6000 model. Both are from the already well-known K series of Oukitel smartphones, which pack large batteries and provide much...

2 June 2016

Doogee Y300 Review

Doogee is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer owned by KVD Group, which has been established in 2002. It is known for making a wide range of devices, all of which are affordably...

29 May 2016

Zopo Speed 8 Review

Zopo is a Chinese smartphone manufacturer founded in 2012. The company's name is an acronym for "Zealous Open Perfect Outstanding". The brand is known in homeland China mainly...

24 May 2016

Gionee S8 Review

At this year's MWC in Barcelona back in February, Gionee took the stage to introduce its new brand identity and the latest company's flagship device - the Gionee S8. The stylized...

22 May 2016

Meizu m3 Note Review

Meizu is gradually establishing itself as a reliable smartphone manufacturer that has a good portfolio of noteworthy devices. Actually, it is one of the biggest players in the...

21 May 2016

Ulefone Vienna Review

Ulefone Vienna is probably one of the few audio-centric smartphones by Chinese manufacturers. It becomes even more interesting after noting its mid- to high-end specifications...

16 May 2016

Elephone P9000 Review

Elephone P9000 is the latest model from the P series of the Chinese manufacturer, which aims to provide devices with mid- to high-end specification at affordable prices. The older...

8 May 2016

UMi Touch Review

UMi is a manufacturer of mobile devices from China. It does not have a record of ground-breaking innovations and design, but it strives to achieve very affordable prices for its...

19 April 2016

Xiaomi Mi 5 Review

For the past two years or so Xiaomi always makes a rave when announcing a new device mainly because it outs well designed mid-range and high-end smartphones at impressively...

11 April 2016

THL T7 Review

THL is one of the most popular smartphone manufacturers on home-ground in China. The company has its fair amount of fans, but after a few not very successful models its market...

2 April 2016

Leagoo Shark 1 Review

Leagoo Shark 1 is the latest smartphone of Leagoo - a brand owned by China-based Shenzhen OTEDA Technology Co., Ltd. The model has been announced in February and is the first from...

25 March 2016

Oukitel K4000 Pro Review

We must admit that we have been pleasantly surprised by the Oukitel K10000 after reviewing it, so the news that we could review the Oukitel K4000 Pro has been quite welcome...

21 February 2016

Oukitel K10000 Review

Oukitel K10000 is one of those smartphones built around a single asset that is so unique that it never seizes to pleasantly surprise. In this case the "asset" is its gigantic...

11 February 2016