Posted on June 6th, 2016 in Apple, China Fakes, fake, Huaqiangbei, knockoff, laptops, MacBook Air, MacBook Air knockoff, photos, Shanzhai, Shenzhen, ultrabook, videos
Chinese knockoff makers gets into the super-thin notebook game in a big way with the $499 AirBook. We’ve played around with it for a while now and can say that it looks very similar to Apple’s MacBook Air, and it’s very cheap. Unfortunately being cheap comes at a price.
Posted on September 24th, 2015 in Apple, Apple Store, Apple stores, apps, fake Apple store, iPad, iPhone, MacBook, Mic Gadget Review, photos, price, Unauthorized Apple stores, videos, Zhongshan
If you think Kunming fake Apple store is nuts, you haven’t see the craziest one yet. We recently found another fake Apple store. It’s located in Zhongshan, China. It’s definitely not a cheap knock-off, it’s probably the most gorgeous Apple store knockoff yet. Full photo gallery and video after the break.
Posted on November 15th, 2012 in app, ecosystem, iOS, Lei Jun, MIUI, multimedia, photos, videos, Wang Chuan, Xiaomi, Xiaomi Box
China’s homegrown smartphone brand Xiaomi is increasingly looking like Apple. After the launch of Xiaomi Mi-Two, the company has announced the release of its latest product — Xiaomi Box. It’s a set top box that looks very alike to Apple TV, but offers at a very tempting price. Although China has a flood of cheap Android TV dongles and set-top boxes , Xiaomi Box is still arguably competitive.
Posted on January 12th, 2012 in Apple Store, Beijing, photos, scalper, scalpers, Shanghai, videos
OMFG. Huge lines for the iPhone 4S are seen at all five Apple stores in China, and in the Beijing Apple store, we see hundreds of queuers with red caps getting ready to buy the iPhone 4S to resell later at a profit. A lot of photos and video after the break.
Posted on December 5th, 2011 in Hong Kong, Lumia, Meizu, Mong Kong, nokia, photos, retail stores, videos
Few months ago, Nokia went very bad. They had shuttered its remaining UK retail stores and discontinued sales on its US and UK online stores. So what Nokia hoping right now is to revive in China.
Posted on November 30th, 2011 in Apple I, Apple II, iPad, iPad 2, iPad Stand, iPhone, iStation, keyboard, photos, Speaker, speakers, USB, videos, wireless keyboard
Have you always wanted to own a fully assembled Apple I computer or an all-time classic Apple II? Did you miss the chance to buy a super rare Apple I computer at the recent Christie’s auction? Fret not! You can now turn back the hands of time with the iStation and make your iPad look like an Apple I or Apple II!
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Posted on September 27th, 2011 in case, cases, iPhone, iPhone 5, Next iPhone, next-gen iPhone, photos, videos
While on a trip to Shenzhen last weekend, our crew received a tip from an iPhone accessories supplier that an iPhone 5 prototype had gone missing from the Foxconn factory in Shenzhen Futian district.
Posted on September 10th, 2011 in action figure, figurine, Obama, photos, videos
Today marks the 10th anniversary of 9/11. We remember this day, and we never forget it. On May 1, 2011, President Barack Obama made an announcement that the U.S. military force killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan. The whole America cheered.
Posted on August 16th, 2011 in Android handset, Beijing, hands-on, launch party, party, photos, UI, videos, Xiaomi, Xiaomi Smartphone
If you don’t know the Chinese company Xiaomi, maybe now is a good time to get to know its first Android-powered smartphone. Its MIUI has been eyes-catching since it introduced sometimes last year, which attracted a lot of smartphone users around the global, and most of them are feeling desirable with Xiaomi. So how about its smartphone? It is the world’s first dual-core 1.5Ghz smartphone and has unlocked its bootloader! What’s more? Tell you after the break!
Posted on August 11th, 2011 in Apple, Design, hands-on, iPhone, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 5, knockoff iPhone 5, Next iPhone, next-gen iPhone, photos, Shenzhen, videos
While the entire world of Apple fanboys are looking for any clues as to what the next must-have Apple iPhone will look like, the Chinese counterfeiters are already spawning fake devices based on those “iPhone 5″ case designs that have recently been circulating on the web. These “evil” counterfeiters have produced the “iPhone 5″ before Apple officially release it, and surprisingly, there’s one particular device, sports a taped edge design that was revealed by those case leaks. It is advertised as an “iPhone 5″ in mainland China, and Jesus Diaz of tech site Gizmodo has already confirmed he believes this to be the next design, with so much conviction he’s publicly stated he’ll wax his entire body and go vegetarian for a month if it isn’t. Well, we heard his words, and we decided to get some hands-on experience on this alleged iPhone 5 clone, to check out if it really sports the design of the iPhone 5. Here’s our full review, so read on to find out!