Exclusive: Official Specification of Second-gen Xiaomi Phone (UPDATE 2)

Posted on August 15th, 2012 in , ,

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Our editorial team are now in Beijing covering the launching of 2nd-gen Xiaomi phone. The announcment event is just few hours away and we have spotted some detail info on the final specification of Xiaomi Phone 2. No more rumors here. The Mi-2 will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon APQ8064 quad-core processor running at 1.5 GHz, 4.3inch IPS display with a pixel density of 342PPI, 2GB of RAM, 8 mega-pixel camera and a front 2 mega-pixel camera. It will ship with Android 4.1 jelly bean, treated with the latest MIUI V4 ROM. More info and picture after the break … 
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New Packaging Box for Xiaomi MI-2 Phone Can Withstand 180kg of Weight

Posted on August 3rd, 2012 in , ,

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According to Chinese media report, Xiaomi second-gen smartphone will be officially announced on August 16, which is the one anniversary date of MI-one, the first-gen model which sold more than 3 million unit in China. The announcement event will be held in Beijing and it will be open to the public with admission tickets of 200 yuan (US$30) per head. Fans will be able to participate the launching party. The latest rumors reports that the new Xiaomi phone will be China’s first Android 4.1 Jelly Bean phone with quad-core CPU, it may cost only 2499 yuan (US$391) for stand alone device. Meanwhile, the company has teased us some info on the packaging box, it’s eco-friendly, and it’s tough like hell which withstand the weight of 2 adults. The reason for this it sets for a much safer delivery.
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Introducing Droid X360, A PS Vita Knockoff Running Android ICS (video)

Posted on July 23rd, 2012 in , , , , ,

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Behold, the world’s most badass named product: Droid X360. It is a PS Vita knockoff that runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
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Huawei’s ‘iPad Killer’ MediaPad 10 FHD Tablet May Launch in Late August For Less Than $500

Posted on July 17th, 2012 in , , , , ,

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It’s no secret that Android tablet sales have lagged far behind Apple’s iPad. The reason? Price and user experience. Some 10-inch Android tablets cost as much as an iPad, and some of them are painfully slow when it comes to gaming and multitasking. Apparently, Huawei’s upcoming quad-core tablet MediaPad 10 FHD would be something different. It will be powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor along with 2GB of RAM, and it will be available for sale in late August for less than $500.
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Xiaomi Phone Almost Passes The iPhone to Become Best Selling Phone in China This Year

Posted on May 18th, 2012 in ,

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Chinese low-end smartphone maker Xiaomi has announced that they will team up with China Unicom to offer the Xiaomi Phone through the telecom operator, just like what Apple did. And guess what, the company sold out all of its inventory of 100,000 Xiaomi phones in three hours when the company started a new round of online sales. This record is definitely comparable to what Apple achieved for the sales of iPhone 4 or 4S.

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Review The World’s First Android 4.0 Smart TV

Posted on May 7th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,

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The Lenovo game console also rolled out about the same time as the Smart TV. Lenovo Smart TV has made it global debut at Suning stores in four major cities in China (Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou and Nanjing) last week, which was about the same time that Lenovo game console (CT510) rolled out. The company has began accepting pre-order for a roughly about a month already. So now, we are going to review it!

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More Holidays For Foxconn Workers Due to Weak Sales of New iPad

Posted on March 28th, 2012 in , , , , , , ,

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With all the controversy about working conditions in Foxconn, we thought it might be a good time to relate some of the workers’ experiences inside the manufacturing plants. China Business News reports on an interview that it did with a Foxconn worker called Wang Xiaoqiao (not his real name), and Wang reveals that employees who are involved in the production of the new iPad are now working fewer hours and they have been given more days off.
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Xiaomi Knockoff Is The Cheapest Clone That You Can Get! (video)

Posted on March 13th, 2012 in , ,

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We all know how popular Xiaomi phone is in China and now it has a lot of its clones all over the Chinese e-commerce platform. Price ranging from 388 yuan – 1,600 yuan ($63 – $258). Of course, these clones are less powerful than the original, but there’re also some features that you couldn’t have on the original Xiaomi M1.
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Gallery: HTC’s First Chinese Flagship Store in Beijing

Posted on March 7th, 2012 in , , , ,

Taiwanese smartphone vendor HTC has recently opened its first Chinese flagship store in Beijing.

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Chinese Manufacturers Want to Make 900,000 Tablets for Thai School Kids

Posted on February 24th, 2012 in , , , , ,

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Thailand has teamed up with China to provide tablet computers to the kids in Thai schools. Thailand is buying up to 900,000 tablets from China via a government-to-government contract for a One Tablet per Child scheme.

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