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Hands-On With The AlldoCube X – The Sub $300 Galaxy Tab S4 Alternative

The crowdfunded X Android tablet from Alldocube finally arrived, orders from Indiegogo are shipping out now. This tablet has a fully laminated SAMOLED 2560 x 1600 screen in it. Yes, it’s the same panel used in the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 and it looks stunning. 600+ lux max brightness, deep blacks, great contrast, and very good viewing angles. I assumed for the $219 this must have been the seco...[Read More]

Honor Play 8A is Official: Ultra-Affordable MediaTek Helio P35 Powered Phone

Chinese phone maker Honor just launched their first entry-level device for 2019, which follows the approach of previous Play series phones, bringing a good set of specs at a very affordable price: meet the Honor Play 8A. The Honor Play 8A is indeed just that, an ultra-affordable smartphone which packs everything a basic users needs while still offering a modern design and relatively powerful hardw...[Read More]

Intel Lakefield Announced: The First 3D Stacked CPU, with 10nm Manufacturing Process

At the CES 2019 currently taking place in Las Vegas, giant chip-manufacturer – Intel – announced their first Foveros hybrid package-based product, the Lakefield SoC for mobile platforms. Now you might be asking yourself: what’s Foveros? Well, Foveros is a new 3D chip packaging technology announced back in December. It introduces 3D stacking design for CPU processor for the first ...[Read More]

Chuwi Lapbook Pro – Full Details Emerge But 4GB of RAM Again?

Now I’m not sure if this is the final spec of the Chuwi Lapbook Pro, a laptop that should have been released some time ago already. It’s very similar to the Chuwi Lapbook SE, the same specs with the same weakness, only 4GB of RAM. I was hoping there was an 8GB RAM release coming of this one. Maybe that’s not happening now as this official placeholder with all of the press info co...[Read More]

Teclast F15 – 15.6″ 8GB RAM Gemini Lake Laptop (Updated)

Update #4 The English page is now online on Teclast.com Update #3 Full specs are now known, they have leaked out on the Russian Teclast F15 page of Teclast.com.Thank you Andraz! Teclast claims it’s a premium 15.6″ laptop in the body of a typical 14″ laptop with large side bezels. It’s 1.8 kilos and a slim 15mm with a mostly metal build. 15.6″ 1080p Fully laminated IPS...[Read More]

Honor 8A Coming with MTK Helio P35 CPU at just $115

Honor is apparently looking forward to dominate in the entry-level market after launching the positively welcomed 10 series and the new V20. The Chinese phone maker is indeed planning to release a super affordable device, namely called Honor 8A. The smartphone is obviously the successor of last year’s Honor 7A, this time though, the handset appears quite more interesting with some hardware y...[Read More]

Alldocube X Now Shipping. Online Retailers To Follow This Month.

Update 3rd January: The X is now shipping to the Indiegogo backers and AllDoCube will be shipping it out later to online retailers like Gearbest & Banggood by the end of this month. Alldocube (previously Cube) has posted a quick video on the production of their X model. It shows us the X model being assembled and also comments that first delivery will go to the Indiegogo backers (naturally) be...[Read More]

Deals: Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Only $149 (Update)

Update: My order has already shipped out. So they are turning these ones around very quickly and it’s not an error. I posted this on twitter last night. This one is a crazy good offer considering it’s one of if not the best budget phone for the price. And it’s the 4GB RAM/64GB eMMC international version, not the cheaper 3GB RAM/32GB model. But there is one catch this price only c...[Read More]

Teclast F7 Plus – 14″ 8GB Gemini Lake Laptop

Teclast is a bit late with this one, they should have had a model like this months ago to compete with Chuwi. But coming in 2019 (finally) their 14″ 8GB Celeron N4100 model. This looks like the same exact ODM, South Korean I believe behind the designs of the Lapbook SE, Herobook and Lapbook Pro. A dark grey metal finish, USB 3.0 x 2 ports, HDMI 2.0A, D/C charging and a 1080p screen. The ODM ...[Read More]

Chuwi HeroBook Coming 14.1″ Budget Laptop

Seems the shortage of Intel 14nm chips like the Gemini Lake is forcing manufacturers to use old, dated chipsets. Like this Atom X5 Z8350 which is in what looks like otherwise a good laptop. A 14.1″ laptop similar to the Lapbook SE with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. Called the Herobook, it has a large touchpad and full-sized keyboard like the Lapbook SE’s. The HeroBook has a 38Wh batt...[Read More]

Huawei P Smart (2019) is Official, Full Specifications & Price

Huawei just announced their new mid-ranger for the European market and other selected countries – we’re talking about the Huawei P Smart (2019). The P Smart comes with a large 6.21-inch IPS LCD display sporting 1080 x 2340 resolution and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio, there’s also a still trendy waterdrop notch at the top with the front camera, no punch hole here. Meanwhile on the back w...[Read More]

Mediatek Helio P90 Shows Up on AnTuTu, Scores Great for a Mid-Ranger

Exactly two weeks back, Taiwanese chip maker – MediaTek – announced their latest mid-range CPU, the Helio P90, which is set to compete with the likes of Qualcomm Snapdragon 660, 670 and even the 710. While on paper the MediaTek sounded very good, we had no way of comparing it with Qualcomm’s counterparts until now. Well, that changes today as we found what’s possibly the fi...[Read More]

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