LeEco News

China regulator summons founder of debt-laden LeEco back to China

LeEco, an entertainment, electronics and electric vehicles group founded by Jia, has struggled to pay its debts after rapid expansion into multiple sectors sparked a cash crunch.

Vizio sues LeEco in wake of failed $2 billion merger deal

Vizio Inc. sued LeEco Inc. in the wake of the Chinese technology conglomerate’s failed attempt at a $2 billion acquisition of the US television maker. When Vizio tried to work out further terms of the framework agreement, it was met with "radio silence," the company said.


LeEco's founder Jia Yueting pleads for time as debtors close in

LeEco Chairman Jia Yueting asked for more time to repay debt and realise his ambitions of disrupting the automobile industry, days after a Chinese court froze billions of dollars in assets controlled by him and associated companies.

LeEco in more trouble as Chinese court freezes assets over debt payments

LeEco is trying to resolve a dispute with one of China’s largest banks over unpaid interest on debt, a spat that’s prompted a Shanghai court to freeze 1.24 billion yuan ($182 million) of assets held by the tech conglomerate and its billionaire founder Jia Yueting.

Faraday Future plans to raise $1 billion after LeEco woes

Electric vehicle maker Faraday Future is planning to raise $1 billion as it seeks to protect itself from the financial woes of its main backer, China's LeEco

China's LeEco to cut about 70 per cent of US staff amid global pull-back

Chinese TV and smartphone major LeEco cut over 300 jobs at its US business, almost three-quarter of its total workforce in the US.


Jia Yueting and the adventure of a crumbling empire: Gadfly

Masayoshi Son this week bathes in the glory of $93 billion in fresh cash, and Elon Musk continues to attract kudos for being, well, Elon Musk.

China's troubled LeEco plans on cutting most of US workforce

Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco plans to lay off more than 300 employees in the US, reducing the headcount to about 50 people.

Jia Yueting steps down as CEO of troubled Leshi, remains chairman

Leshi is part of Jia Yueting's larger business empire – LeEco – that began with a Netflix-like video streaming service in China.

Smartron to raise Rs 250 crore to fuel expansion

Smartron to raise $250 million from investors in US and Middle East as it looks to expand its range of products such as smartphones and an electric scooter.

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LeEco Le Max 2 launched in India: Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM and other top features

LeEco Le Max 2 announced in India with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 820 processor. Here is everything you need to know

LeEco Le 2 and Le Max 2 launched in India: Price, specs and more

LeEco Le 2 and Le Max 2 will be available from LeMall and Flipkart, registration starts from June 20


Moto G4 Plus, Lenovo ZUK Z1, Meizu m3 note and more: Best mid-budget phones

Moto G4 Plus, Lenovo ZUK Z1, Meizu m3 note are set to compete against each other in the mid budget segment. Here's all you need to know before buying.

Specs battle: Meizu m3 note vs Le 1s Eco vs Redmi Note 3 vs Coolpad Note 3 Plus

Meizu m3 note announced with 4,100mAh battery to take on Xiaomi's stellar comeback device Redmi Note 3. Here is how top budget smartphones stack against each other

Le 1s (Eco) Flipkart sale on May 19: All you need to know before buying

LeEco Le 1s (Eco), which comes with Supertainment package on-board goes on Flipkart sale today. All you need to know before buying.

Samsung Galaxy J5, J7 (2016) vs Redmi Note 3 vs Le 1s vs Moto G Turbo: A quick look

Samsung Galaxy J7, J5 (2016) editions have been launched in India. From Redmi Note 3, Le 1s and Moto G Turbo, a quick look at the competition.


LeEco Le 1s Eco comes with Supertainment package: Here are all the features

Le 1s Eco is the first 'Made for India' smartphone with company's supertainment service which offers music, video and entertainment options

Docoss X1, LG K10, Micromax Canvas 6, Redmi Note 3 and more: Top budget smartphones

Budget smartphones: LG K7 and K10, Micromax Canvas 6 series, Redmi Note 3, Le 1s and more. We take a look at the top budget smartphones launched recently.

LeEco Le Max 2 launched in China: Snapdragon 820, 6GB RAM and other top features

LeEco Le Max 2 announced in China with 6GB RAM and Snapdragon 820 processor. Here is everything you need to know

LeEco Le 2, Le Max 2 announced in China: All you need to know about the smartphones

LeEco Le 2 is the successor to Le 1s while Le Max 2 is the successor to Le Max. Le 1s and Le Max were launched in India late last year

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LeEco Coolpad Cool 1 First Look Video

LeEco Coolpad Cool 1 (model c103) has been launched in India almost four months after the launch of the device in China back in August. Cool 1 is a reasonably priced device that still manages to pack a dual camera setup on the back. The phone packs a beautiful 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display (1920 […]

LeEco Le Max 2 First Look Video

LeEco has launched its flagship Le Max 2 in India. Le Max 2 features a 5.7-inch Quad HD display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. LeEco Le Max 2 will be available in both 4GB and 6GB RAM variants. Le Max 2 comes standard with 32GB storage but can also be configured with […]


LeEco Le 2 First Look

LeEco Le 2: Le 2 is the literal successor to Le 1s with similar design and minor improvement to specifications. Le 2 features a 5.5-inch full HD display and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor. It features metal unibody design and has a rear fingerprint sensor with Sense ID support. Le 2 comes with […]

LeEco Le 1s(Eco) With Supertainment Package Launched At Rs 10,899

Chinese internet and technology company LeEco has launched a new ‘Supertainment’ package for its smartphones in India. LeEco wants to get into the entertainment and content side as well, and has tied up with some players in India. Content bundled with hardware is an area that not too many players in India are currently exploring. […]

LeEco Le 1s Video Review: The best phone in this range

Having sold 95,000 devices and seen over a million registrations, the Le 1s has become a best seller in the market.

LeEco Le 1s First Look Video

Le Eco’s budget phone the Le 1s will be up for grabs again at the next Flipkart flash sale on February 9. The phone has generated considerable interest for offering great value for money for customers. Given the Rs 10,999 price the phone has value for money specifications, inlcuding a 5.5-inch Full HD (1920×1080 pixels) […]


LeTv Le Max First Look Video

Le Max is one large phone with a stunning 2k display. Here's our first impression of the Le Max.