Xiaomi Mi3 Android 4.4 KitKat based MIUI ROM in beta phase

TweetFor long, Xiaomi users like me have been suffering from lack of updates. Well, Xiaomi do push ROM updates every now and then, but they’re usually based on older Android versions, like v 4.2 Jelly Bean, etc. We’re finally starting to see some hope in the form of an MIUI ROM that’s based on the newer Android version, KitKat. That

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Rockchip RK3288 TV Boxes Coming Soon

TweetRockchip has been ruling the roost as far as Android boxes are concerned, if you ask me. The Chinese manufacturer has been dishing out chipset after chipset which have made their way to innumerable TV boxes from other Chinese makers. This time round, we’ve learnt of two new TV boxes that will feature a chipset from the very manufacturer. What’s

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Rockchip RK3288 powered game console goes on sale in China

TweetMany tablet manufacturers, for eg. Pipo are still in line for a steady supply of the RK3288 processor from Rockchip, but some OEMs seem to have gotten their hands on the SoC before others. iSport Android console is one such device that is powered by the Rockchip RK3288. The gaming console went on sale in China just yesterday, and boasts

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Oppo’s ColorOS being ported to non-Oppo devices

TweetOppo’s ColorOS isn’t the most popular 3rd party firmware among Android users, but that hasn’t stopped the company from releasing the ROM for non-Oppo devices. The company is now asking it fans which device they want to see ColorOS run on. The ColorOS operating system is essentially based on the Android OS with changes done on the UI and functionality.

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Samsung SM-G858 smartphones leaks, packs on-board projector

TweetSmartphones with projectors on them are nothing new, but we haven’t really seen something like that from Samsung. The Korean giant seems all set to unveil its first Android smartphone with a built-in projector, a device with model name SM-G858. The device was spotted in China at the telecom ministry where the smartphone was sent for network approval. A China

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JXD Venus S5800 Android powered gaming device launched

TweetChinese manufacturer JXD has released another handheld gaming device, the JXD Venus S5800. The device comes with Android pre-installed, and has a lot of control on the sides which would remind some of the Sony PlayStation Portable. Speaking of the configuration of the Venus S5800, there’s a 5-inch qHD (960 x 540 pixel) display, a quad-core MT6582 processor to take

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Web-based PPI tool to calculate Pixels Per Inch of any device!

TweetHere we have a nifty little tool which could help many of you Android buffs to clear your mind about your device’s pixel density. The tool can be accessed right here – Pixel Density Calculator. What is Pixel Density? Pixel density is basically a quantitative measure to give you an idea about a screen’s goodness. In layman terms, higher the

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Ramos i10 Pro showcased at CES, dual boots Android/Windows

TweetAfter India’s Micromax released a dual booting tablet, China’s Ramos stepped up to the task and unveiled one of their own. The device is called i10 Pro, and very much like the former, it dual boots Windows and Android. Another similarity is the screen size — the Ramos i10 Pro also comes with a 10.1 inch unit like the Micromax

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Intel powered 8.9 inch Teclast P90 shows up

TweetTeclast has been producing one tablet after another, and is one among the few Chinese manufacturers who use prowess from Intel to make their tablets’ heart. The wily operator recently showcases the 8.9 inch Teclast P90, which as you would guess, comes with an Intel processor. There’s a dual coreĀ Intel Z2580 which will be taking control of the processing on

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CES 2014 update: Allwinner A80 ready for mass production!

TweetOne of the most well known Chinese fabricators, Allwinner recently showcased the Allwinner A80 Optimus Board for developement. However, are the manufacturers ready for implementation? The board comes with high-end specs that would make for a very powerful development board. This includes an octa-core processor, 2GB of DDR3 RAM, a great 8GB of on-board storage, and a host of ports

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