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LeEco launches Le Pro 3 with Snapdragon 821 for $270 and up (in China)

LeEco may not be a big name in the West yet, but the company that recently acquired Vizio’s TV business has been selling phones, TVs, electric bicycles, and other products in China for years. So when I heard this summer that the company would launch one of the first smartphones with 8GB of RAM, I took […]

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LeEco acquires TV maker Vizio for $2 billion (update: nope)

LeEco has started to make a name for itself in China recently, where the company’s phones, smart TVs, and even smart bicycles are generating buzz. The company also started showcasing its products in the US this year, hinting at plans to enter the US market in a big way later this year. Now it looks […]

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Smartphones with 8GB of RAM may be coming soon

It’s only been a few months since the first smartphones with 6GB of RAM started to appear, and while they’re not exactly mainstream just yet, they are becoming increasingly common. So what’s next? Smartphones with 8GB of RAM, obviously. Rumor has it that Chinese device maker LeEco will launch a new phone in August featuring […]

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LeEco’s new phones feature USB-C, lack headphone jacks, and have up to 6GB of RAM

Chinese company LeEco showed off one of the first smartphones with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor at CES in January (before the company changed its name from LeTV). Now LeEco is launching three new phones: the Le 2, the Le 2 Pro, and the Le 2 Max. All three are among the first Android phones […]

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From LeTV to LeEco: First Snapdragon 820 phone maker changes its name

Chinese technology and entertainment company LeTV launched its first smartphone in 2015, and the company’s made a bit of a name for itself since then by offering high-end hardware in its home country. Earlier this month LeTV and Qualcomm announced that the upcoming Le Max Pro smartphone would be one of the first to ship […]