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April 7, 2017Insights

How Do Chinese Shops Offer Free Shipping?

Are you always wondering how on earth they send packages for nothing across the world? Why do we have to pay five times the amount for just sending small packages locally? We will explain how this is possible! Does Chinese Government Subsidize? A common miss conjunction is that the Chinese government is subsidizing these worldwide... View Article
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March 30, 2017Reviews

Xiaoyi Yi Smart Dash Camera – Review

The Xiaoyi Yi Dash Cam, once a while we test a Car DVR from China. This time we got the stylish Yi Dash Cam from Xiaoyi. In an earlier review we showed the Chupad D501. A less famous brand wich was a bit cheaper. How well does this model perform? And what are the special... View Article
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March 11, 2017Deals

Gearbest’s 3th Anniversary

3 years, our humble small site has taken its first steps, attempts to not have a baby in the big bad world. And, while GearBest is always the place where the customer is king, it is transformed, developed and evolved almost beyond recognition. But, to tell the truth, it simply would not have been possible without you.
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March 8, 2017Reviews

Three Fidget Finger Spinners from China – TomTop

Fidget Toys are hot these days. We all know the famous (Magic Fidget Cube). We all know those moments that we suffer stress and accommodating bad habits. Things you do unconscious, and you rather do not. Pen clicking, nail biting, wiggle on your chair, itching your beard. So why should we not putting all those... View Article
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March 5, 2017Reviews

Xiaomi Mi Sports – Bluetooth Headset Review

The Xiaomi Mi Sports Headset, at the ending of last year Xiaomi announced their new arrival. An in-earbud which fits comfortably while doing outdoor activities. Earphones which are sitting great are rare. We tried them ourselves. How well did they perform when running? Xiaomi Mi Sports – Unboxing As we expected from Xiaomi, the unboxing... View Article
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March 2, 2017Insights

What is the difference? Alibaba, AliExpress and Chinese e-commerce Stores

Do you know why you should buy something at AliExpress? Or is it better to look for Chinese online stores? We will tell you the main difference between the three most used options. Alibaba, AliExpress and Chinese webshops. There are mainly three levels for purchasing in China. Buying directly from the manufacturer by using Alibaba.... View Article
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February 23, 2017

Xiaomi Mi TV Box Review

We tested numerous TV Boxes and some 4K capable, but the Xiaomi’s Mi Box is at the moment the cheapest one with 4K HDR compatibility. It has many features like a voice controlled remote, a great fast processor, and the ability to use Google Cast. Although it has many upsides, the Box comes unfortunately with some downsides as well.
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February 15, 2017Insights

Why are products in China cheaper?

Many products are often cheaper if we buy them in China. Directly from the manufacturer or at online web shops. Why are all those products less expensive than approximately the same items from the US or Europe? There are four primary reasons for that: The labor in China is cheaper Large-scale production processes The products... View Article
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February 13, 2017Deals

Valentines Day Promotions – Are they worth it?

Valentines Day. Should you buy something from Chinese webshops at their Valentines Day promotions? You probably thought that they are offering many lovely boyfriend and girlfriend gifts. But that is not the case… We made up a list of all Valentine Days deal/promotion pages. Which are worth to look? And what do they have to... View Article
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February 6, 2017Reviews

Two Great Budget Headphones: Bluedio T2 and Superlux HD668B Review

Compare Imports took the challenge to find a cheap working headphone. During our search on different webshops, we bought the Bluedio T2 and the Superlux HD668D since they had excellent reviews on different webshops and the both were below 50 dollars. We both the Superlux HD668D on Gearbest and the Bluedio T2 on Banggood.
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January 24, 2017News

Chinese Lunar New Year Spring Festival

Be aware of the Chinese New Year (CNY) on 28 January 2017. The CNY is the biggest festive and holiday for Chinese citizens. The festival lasts from January 27th till the 2nd of February and is commonly known as the “Spring Festival”. People from the mainland of China are hard working individuals. In that matter,... View Article