About Us

Gizchina has been a leading mobile technology media for over a decade with an audience of millions of monthly readers that want to know more about us. Founded in 2009, it has solidified its position as one of the first and best technology blogs, regarding mobile technology, smartphones, gadgets, news, reviews and IoT.

about us

If you’re here, you’d like to learn more about us. Our commitment to quality and editorial integrity make us the go-to resource for hard-core tech fans all over the world – and this is not a lie! We love everything that has to do with tech, from upcoming firms, to tech gadgets, phones, tablets, IoT and even automobiles.

In Gizchina we believe that we’re a true techie family, so in case you were wondering about us, here’s the team that makes the magic happen at GizChina HQ!

Nikos Papanikolopoulos – Editor in Chief

With some little over 20 years of experience in the Mobile Technology sector and countless hours of News Editing/Scripting, Nick is the EIC of Gizchina.com. He has a Masters’ degree in Wireless & Wired Telecommunications, Electrical Engineering and Computer Informatics and a PhD in Mobility QoS Measuring Techniques.

Efe Udin – (Heavy duty) Editor

I am a tech enthusiast and have been writing tech for over seven years. Whether it’s hardware development or software advancement, I’m game. I also have a keen interest in how the politics of different regions affect technological advancement. As a heavy-duty editor, I sleep and wake with my mobile phone, and data connection 24/7. My PC is never more than a meter from me.

Abdullah – (Fresh) Editor

Tech journalist since 2012. I love everything related to new technologies. I’m also passionate about video games. My goal is to inform you of the latest tech news and make you enjoy reading :wink: I am always looking to discover new things. This little geek is surely looking forward to growing up. 

Martin Fabian – (Our) Editor

Tech & gadget enthusiast, expert in covering such areas with countless articles. Part of the Gizchina family since 2016 and counting.

Marco Lancaster – (Dancing) Editor

A technology enthusiast. Fascinated for technology. Currently a student of Computer Engineering, passioned for Chinese world of Smart Devices and their innovation in the pricing and quality. I like to take photos and venture myself in natural places.

Pierpaolo Figuccia – Editor (on the move)

Tech lover, PC Gamer, Photography Newbie, Twitch / Youtube streamer – Follow me on Twitter! 🙂

Argam Artashyan – (Scoop) Editor

Back in 2010, he was dismissed from his position as a lecturer at the university. This made him get another job at his friend’s digital marketing company as a blog writer. After a few years, when he was thinking the article writing is his mission, Google pushed the Panda update and affected the company and websites he was working at. (Un)fortunately and surprisingly, he got an offer to head a large knitting factory. In 2016, he got his Ph.D. and resumed teaching at the University … and writing tech-related articles following his passion.

Vinay Patel – Super Editor

I’m a proactive content writer, a blogger with over 8 years of experience in writing original and high-quality content. I love writing about the latest in smartphones.

Abid Ahsan Shanto – (Bang!) Editor

A technophile who not only keeps himself updated in the latest and greatest tech but also does everything to get the most out of the tech he uses. Abid’s passionate interest in tech started when he researched parts for his first PC. Later down the line, he got into modding Android phones, where he learned about kernels, frameworks, and custom ROMs. And at this point, he finds himself fascinated by everything related to the tech industry.

Frederick Nyame – (Never Sits) Editor

Frederick is our brand new Junior Editor. He’s a technology enthusiast who fell in love with the computers since the moment he got his own. Besides writing technology, he’s also a web developer and a blogger. Currently, he is diving deep into the world of programming.

Adeel Younas – (New Kid On The Block) Editor

I’m a technology writer with 6 years of experience writing and reviewing internet products like smartphones, laptops, and cutting-edge technology. With a degree in Computer Science, I am well-versed in the technical aspects of this industry.


Want to get in touch with someone at the GizChina offices? Contact us now!

Karel Baláč - Admin, Operations

With a vast experience IT (since 2003), Karel has turned into a firm Chinese phone enthusiast the last few years.



  1. Andre Oliveira
    December 16, 2013

    hey man!
    Recently i realised that i have to let my Galaxy S rest almost in peace, so i started my journey to find one smartphone better than mine (is very hard), my first choise was Xiaomi mi3 because the news about Barra, but then i found your site..XD, i never realised the quantity of chineses smartphone, until i start read you site, and now i read every day, and i didn’t yet found the substitute because every day you “tell me” great news about further releases and i must wait for that and for the possibility the phones come to my country.
    From Portugal
    André Oliveira

  2. Zeek
    January 31, 2014

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    • moto
      January 31, 2014

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