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Vivo X3 “world’s thinnest smartphone” tipped to launch later this month

You probably have never heard of the smartphone manufacturer BBK, but they're a popular Chinese company that has been delivering some top-tier and cutting edge smartphones for quite some time. And coming this month they look to dethrone Huawei and their record-holding Ascend P6 smartphone of the "world's thinnest smartphone" title. BBK is aiming to launch their new Vivo X3 soon, and it makes phones like the Galaxy S4 or iPhone 5 look fat.

Xiaomi “Red Rice” Hongmi smartphone finally revealed

Not all smartphone brands have had the opportunity to make it big on a global scale, but some have managed to make a name for themselves in local markets. Xiaomi, a Chinese company that has gained such kind of popularity, has removed the covers on their rumored "Red Rice" phone. And the features are impressive and, should I say, colorful.

Oppo Find 7 with Snapdragon 800 and 4,000 mAh battery in the works

The popular and still growing Chinese manufacturer Oppo has a pretty decent phone on their hands with the Oppo Find 5, but we're now hearing a Find 7 is coming soon to trump the newly released handset. Interestingly it will still sport a 5-inch 1080p HD display, and not be called the 6. Instead going right to being called the Find 7, and it has some stellar specs to go along with that name.

Oppo Find 5 Mini shows its little 3.7″ 720p face

There was a time, not too long ago, when people marveled at a 720P display on a big screen TV. When those puppies started to sell, they sold like hot cakes. I myself had a 55" 720P Plasma Panasonic TV for a short while, and used to love sitting back and watching movies on it. But so much has changed in the past few years, that finding ourselves looking at the new leaked image of the Oppo Find 5 Mini smartphone makes us feel like geriatrics who keep hitting the snooze button.

Umeox X5 to be the “world’s thinnest phone” at just 5.6mm

Over the past 12 months or so a new trend has surfaced from all those Chinese manufacturers. That new trend is to release the "world's thinnest smartphone" and we've seen the record get broke, then broke again, over and over the past few months. Today a new contenders real device has surfaced, instead of press images from earlier this month. The Umeox X5 will officially earn the title, for now.

Oppo Find 5 smartphone available today in Europe

The popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo released a pretty impressive smartphone back in December in the Find 5, but we've been patiently waiting for it to arrive for other regions. Starting today the Oppo Find 5 has made its way to European shelves, and it is also available from their online store for those interested in the device.

Sony Xperia S39h smartphone images leak

Today we're getting our first look at another Android smartphone in the works from Sony. The device has leaked in a series of pictures, and the device is going by the name Xperia S39h and will most likely be headed to China. Sony and their latest Xperia Z and ZL devices have been quite popular, so we're interested in hearing more about a smaller 4.3-inch device like what we see below.