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Video explaining how to install firmware or unbrick your CECT P168.

Try it at your own risk!

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This is only necessary if you want to attempt to install a different firmware version, if screwed up your phone by flashing it wrong, or if you made changes to your phone and just want to go back to the original setup. You do not need to do a full flash to customize your firmware. There are ways to just patch sections of your firmware to customize some of the graphics and sounds within the phone’s OS. (Although I never tried to change any sounds yet.)

China phones are everywhere. Not only are these devices sold on the black market, but also fast-becoming popular goods in the mainstream market. Why do people patronize these devices? Read on and find out why.

China’s gray market handset industry is a huge thing these days. It was non-existent in the past, but these bandit phones or locally known as “shanzhai ji” sold a whooping 750 million handsets in 2008.

The manufacturers of these counterfeit phones made it simple to produce a phone that is cheap yet packed with features. But more often, these devices were poor in quality because the technologies used for making these phones are below the standard.

Amidst the fact that these off-brand phones are low in quality, many consumers are persuaded to buy them because of the cheap prices. Consumers see these phones as disposable units since it can easily be replaced once it is broken.

Let’s do a little background check on the bandit phones that people are raving about. Gadg pointed out the top three China phone that are considered best-sellers.


How to remove and insert the memory card in fake iphones like the hiphone, sciphone, i9, p168, etc. (The i9 and p168 are shown).

Cect P168 Quadband Touch Screen Mobile Phone with Bluetooth


You probably have heard of the Meizu MiniOne, which is an Apple iPhone clone (though the specification is better). Here is another iPhone clone from China, the CECT P168.

The CECT P168 looks really like the iPhone, even the wallpaper has been copied. The CECT P168 has a 3.5-inch QVGA LCD touchscreen, a 2 Megapixel camera (actual resolution: 1.3 Megapixel). It has integrated music player, video player, dictionary.

The CECT P168 has two SIM card slot, unfortunately you can’t use the two SIMs at the same time but have to switch between them.



  • • Operating Frequency: GSM
  • • Network Frequency: 850,900,1800,1900MHz
  • • Language: English, French, Arabic, German, Russian, Thai,Spanish, Polish, Portuguese
  • • Dimensions (width × high × thick): 117x65x17 mm
  • • LCD Size: Internal 260K Color 3.5 inch QVGA Display (320 x 240 pixel).
  • • Weight,Package: 125g
  • • Talk Time: 120 minutes
  • • Standby Time: 200 hours