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Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Flash phablet in Thailand

Alcatel unveils the OneTouch Flash phablet in Thailand

02 September, 2014 | comments (6)

The latest Alcatel smartphone to be announced is the OneTouch Flash. It was introduced in Thailand for the first time, at a special event. The Flash comes with a 5.5-inch 720p IPS touchscreen, a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, and a 5 MP front...

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Xiaomi announces the Redmi Note 4G with a Snapdragon 400

Xiaomi announces the Redmi Note 4G with a Snapdragon 400

06 August, 2014 | comments (28)

Xiaomi has launched the Redmi Note 4G, an LTE-enabled version of the Redmi Note launched back in March. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G features a Qualcomm MSM8928 Snapdragon 400 with a quad-core 1.6GHz CPU and 2GB of RAM. Its non-LTE sibling packs a...

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Xiaomi Mi 3 scores 100,000 registrations in India

Xiaomi Mi 3 scores 100,000 registrations in India

21 July, 2014 | comments (150)

No less than 100,000 people have already registered to be able to purchase the Xiaomi Mi 3 when it goes on sale in India tomorrow. Earlier this month, the Chinese smartphone maker announced its entrance in India. And last week it started allowing...

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Xiaomi sells 5K Redmi Note handsets in 75 seconds

Xiaomi sells 5K Redmi Note handsets in 75 seconds

15 July, 2014 | comments (21)

Xiaomi's flash sale business model is prone to achieving record sales in small amounts of time by design. So it's no surprise then that the Chinese smartphone maker has once more gone through some inventory at an insane speed. Over in Singapore,...

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Xiaomi launches Mi 3, Redmi 1S and Redmi Note in India

Xiaomi launches Mi 3, Redmi 1S and Redmi Note in India

15 July, 2014 | comments (128)

Last week we talked about Xiaomi launching the Mi 3 in the Indian market. This week, the company has launched two more smartphones, along with a revised pricing for the Mi 3 and launch details. First of all, the Mi 3 has seen a price cut. It is...

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Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

08 July, 2014 | comments (68)

According to data coming from ABI Reseach, which includes analysis, market data and insights, the top 20 best selling devices in the first quarter of the year are dominated by Apple and Samsung. Apple has two devices in that period which saw good...


ZTE's Nubia X6 phablet sells out in less than ten seconds

ZTE's Nubia X6 phablet sells out in less than ten seconds

21 May, 2014 | comments (17)

ZTE boasted that it sold out the first batch of Nubia X6 phablet units in less than ten seconds (9.8 to be precise). Curiously however, the Chinese manufacturer did not mention a specific number of units sold, thus leaving some room for...

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Xiaomi Redmi Note hits 15 million pre-orders

Xiaomi Redmi Note hits 15 million pre-orders

03 May, 2014 | comments (52)

Thanks to its clever marketing strategy called "Hunger Marketing," Xiaomi managed to sell 100,000 Redmi Notes in 34 minutes back in March. Now, the company proudly boasts 15 million people have pre-ordered the $161 phablet. That number beats...

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100k Xiaomi Redmi Notes sold in 34 minutes

100k Xiaomi Redmi Notes sold in 34 minutes

30 March, 2014 | comments (59)

Xiaomi is known for their dirt-cheap Android devices that don't skimp out on high-end hardware or quality, so it's no surprise that every time a new device of theirs is released, consumers gobble it up and help the company to set some pretty...

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Xiaomi announces Redmi Note in China, costs $130

Xiaomi announces Redmi Note in China, costs $130

19 March, 2014 | comments (39)

Xiaomi has officially announced the successor of the Redmi (also known as Hongmi), the Redmi Note a.k.a Hongmi 2 in China. With its latest phablet, the Chinese manufacturer is offering octa-core processing at an affordable price point. As...

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