Tencent exec likens LeEco to a “Ponzi scheme” as its parent company takes a fall

Leshi, which started as a streaming media company in China, is struggling to retain subscribers and is working towards paying off billions in debt.

Bank gets a freeze on $182 million worth in LeEco chairman’s assets

A Shanghai court allowed the three-year freeze to take hold on assets owned by Jia Yueting, his wife and three LeEco-related firms.

LeEco layoffs finally take hold in US, totaling 325 jobs

Financial troubles continue to burden the company’s faltering expansion from China. A hardware ecosystem will fall away to content subscriptions.

LeEco chairman steps down as CEO of Leshi, CFO also replaced

Jia Yueting will move off of day-to-day operations and focus on the corporate body and product vision. His regime of spending has brought trouble to LeEco.

LeEco pulls out of Vizio acquisition due to “regulatory headwinds”

The Chinese electronics manufacturer is said to be going through withdrawal pains as a factor of its aggressive spending and financial misdirection.

LeEco payroll held back in US as morale falls, defectors move

Employees got checks today that were supposed to come in on Friday. It’s the latest rumored development of many that put the company in bad shape.

LeEco Le Max 2, Le 2 leaked as smartphones launching in US October 19

Chinese manufacturer LeEco is expected to begin building its lifestyle technology brand in the US this month and two products are apparently smartphones.

Blancco: iOS fail rate epically skyrockets past Android for the first time

Blancco Technology Group reported that this is the first time Apple’s mobile operating system bit more dust than Google’s.

OPPO just won its first ever month in China smartphone sales, Huawei settled for silver

OPPO is the new overall leader of smartphone sales in the all-important market of China, at least for the month of June, followed by Huawei in second.

What may be Le Max 2 Pro gets leaked with dual-camera ports, Snapdragon talk

LeEco’s next supercharged phone has its back casing leaked while confusion mixes in about what kind of Snapdragon processor we’re talking about.

LeEco US launch set for this fall

The recently-turned smartphone manufacturer plans on bring its devices and a media ecosystem to the US starting this fall.

LeEco rumored to kick off next-gen flagships with 8GB RAM

The Chinese manufacturer is so new, yet so loud in the industry with its smartphones. Sometimes, it doesn’t even have to do the talking.

LeEco could soon unveil world’s first Snapdragon 823 smartphone

Only a few months in, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 processor will reportedly be one-upped by the Snapdragon 823, at least inside a looming LeEco phone.

Le Max 2 pre-orders open for version with 6GB RAM

The Le Max 2 has officially been out for weeks, but the version with 6GB RAM is only just beginning its journey to customers.

Another Le 2 passes through TENAA as LeEco’s first Exynos phone

LeEco is putting out what looks to be another Le 2, though just a little more spartan. Could this “Le 2s” really be sporting an Exynos processor?

Xiaomi online market share touted as top of the Chinese pile in April [UPDATE]

Xiaomi has new phones out and a renewed presence in the Chinese market while Lenovo fails to register a piece of the pie on its own.

LeEco puts money where mouth is with Silicon Valley North American HQ

LeEco is delivering on its ambitious global expansion promises, with an 80,000 square foot Silicon Valley facility capable of holding 800 new hires.

LeEco details expansion plans, ambitious goals, deeming Apple ‘outdated’

With Apple considered an outdated, unfocused, creatively struggling company, LeEco aims to swoop in and lead global tech innovation in many different areas.

LeEco Le Max 2, Le 2 and Le 2 Pro go official with up to 6GB RAM, no headphone jacks

The LeEco Le Max 2 powerhouse is one of the world’s first 6GB RAM smartphones, and along with the Le 2 and Le 2 Pro, it oddly discards the headphone jack.

GFXBench may have captured the LeEco Le 2 Pro with 6GB RAM

Someone ran a device with the model number “Le X820” through GFXBench and we have reason to believe it’s the LeEco Le 2 Pro.

LeEco Le 2 gets certified in China with 10-core Helio X20 SoC, 16MP rear camera

In just a little over a week, we expect the low-cost LeEco Le 2 to be announced in Beijing with unusually high-end specs in tow.

LeEco schedules April 20 Beijing event ahead of ‘grand’ US product launch

LeEco, aka LeTV, wants to take the US by storm later this year, but first, it has a number of exciting things to show off in Beijing next month.

LeTV Max Pro passes through China’s TENAA

The TENAA entry for confirms much of what we already know about the LeTV Max Pro. But as the US is slated to get this device, we’ll need an FCC post, too.

LeTV morphs into LeEco for Indian commercial debut of Le 1s and Le Max phones

Rising Chinese star LeTV will be known as LeEco in India, where the Le 1s and Le Max smartphones will roll out next month.

3 million LeTV Le 1s sold in under 3 months

The company sold only 4 million handset for the part of 2015 they were active. The Le 1s got picked up in huge quantities by Chinese and Thai carriers.