Tag: Huawei

Huawei Loses Android License As Google Cut Ties With The Chinese Company: Here’s What This Means

Huawei has been officially banned from Android, as ordered by the U.S. government. That means even recent phones won’t get official security updates moving forward, plus official Google services.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 20, 2019

Huawei To Release World’s First 5G TV With 8K Resolution

Huawei’s first-ever TV will boast an 8K resolution and have support for 5G connectivity. It will apparently be able to download programs over a cellular connection, including 360-degree videos and VR content.

Gadgets May 2, 2019

CIA Claims Huawei Receives Funding From Chinese State Security

The CIA informed its allies on an intelligence that Huawei has received funding from the Chinese government. Huawei refuted the statement and said that their government cannot interfere with the company’s operations.

Security April 22, 2019

Google, Huawei Will Pay You Up To $400 If You Own A Faulty Nexus 6P

Google and Huawei have agreed to pay Nexus 6P owners who have experienced random shutdowns or bootloops up to $400. That is, if the courts approve the settlement on May 9.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 11, 2019

Huawei Wants To Sell Its 5G Modems — Just To Apple, Though

The notion of Apple buying 5G modems from Huawei seems impossible. But for Apple, it’s either this or waiting for Intel to complete its 5G modems.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 9, 2019

Huawei Is Developing Smart Glasses That Will Replace Earbuds

Huawei and Gentle Monster are making an entire lineup of smart glasses. The coolest thing about them? They don’t look anything like smart glasses at all.

Wearable Tech March 27, 2019

Nokia Phones In Europe Reportedly Send Data To China

A number of Nokia 7 Plus phones in Norway have reportedly sent private user data to a server in China. HMD Global said it already fixed the problem, but Finnish data protection ombudsman wants to know more.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 22, 2019

Huawei Is Faking Photos Again, This Time For The P30 Pro

Huawei is close to fully unveiling its P30 Pro flagship, which is poised to have one of the most notable cameras this year. Problem is, Huawei is using fake image samples yet again to promote it.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 12, 2019

Huawei P30 Pro To Get 'Superzoom' Feature With 10x Optical Zoom

The upcoming Huawei P30 Pro will come with a Superzoom feature powered by periscope-style lenses. The company is poised to unveil the P30 lineup on March 26.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 6, 2019

Huawei Made A Foldable Phone Like Samsung's Galaxy Fold, But Scrapped It Because It Was 'Not Good'

In making its Mate X foldable phone, Huawei went through multiple concepts and ended up with one similar to Samsung's Galaxy Fold. However, it scrapped that one because 'it was bad.'

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 28, 2019

Huawei's Mate X Foldable Phone Is Its Answer To Samsung's Galaxy Fold

Huawei has finally unveiled its Mate X foldable phone at the 2019 Mobile World Congress. In terms of specs, it noticeably sports 5G connectivity and larger screens across the board compared with Samsung's Galaxy Fold.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 24, 2019

Huawei Mate X Foldable Phone Leaked Ahead Of Mobile World Congress

This is apparently Huawei’s foldable smartphone, called the Mate X. More details are expected at the company’s press event during MWC Barcelona, but the billboard claims it’s the world’s fastest 5G foldable phone.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 23, 2019

Huawei Set To Unveil 5G Foldable Phone On Feb. 24

Foldable phones are coming this year. Huawei tweeted a teaser of its first 5G foldable phone, possibly making a debut at MWC 2019 in Barcelona.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 2, 2019

US Files Charges Against Huawei Over Claims Chinese Telecoms Giant Stole Trade Secrets, Violated Iran Sanctions

The US Justice Department filed nearly two dozen charges against Huawei and its CFO Meng Wanzhou. One indictment claims the Chinese smartphone maker tried to steal trade secrets from T-Mobile.

Business Tech January 29, 2019

Huawei Sends A New Year’s Tweet — From An iPhone

Huawei wished everyone a Happy New Year in 2019 by tweeting from an iPhone. The social media employees involved have since been allegedly demoted, and their salaries have also been reduced.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 5, 2019

Huawei Close To Overtaking Apple As Second Best-Selling Smartphone Maker

This year, for the first time, Huawei performed better than Apple. The Chinese company sold more phones worldwide than the Cupertino brand, but it faces tough challenges ahead.

Business Tech December 26, 2018

Chinese Companies Ask Employees To Boycott Apple, Offer Incentives To Buy Huawei Products

Companies in China offer incentives to employees who buy Huawei devices. Some go to the extent of threatening to confiscate employees' iPhones and terminate those who use Apple products.

Business Tech December 25, 2018

Huawei Nova 4 Comes With A Punch Hole Design And 48-Megapixel Camera

Huawei’s newest phone, the Nova 4, comes with a punch hole design, similar to the just-announced Samsung Galaxy A8s. It’s got some great specs to match as well.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 17, 2018

Huawei, Not Samsung, Could Be The First To Release A Screen Hole Design

Say goodbye to the notch and hello to the screen hole. Huawei is reportedly going to release the first phone to incorporate a screen hole design instead of a notch this December.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 26, 2018

Huawei Trolls Apple By Giving Away Powerbanks To iPhone XS Launch Queue

Huawei trolled Apple by giving away 10,000 mAh power banks to customers who lined up outside an Apple Store. The message was clear: Huawei is pointing out the measly 2,658 mAh battery of the iPhone XS.

Apple September 23, 2018

Huawei Caught Cheating Again, This Time On P20 Benchmark Test

Huawei was caught cheating benchmark tests for certain smartphones, including the flagship P20 and P20 Pro. The Chinese manufacturer will need to clean up its act if it wants to keep the trust of loyal customers and attract new ones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 7, 2018

The Huawei AI Cube Is An Alexa-Powered Google Home Clone That's Also A 4G Router

Chinese technology company Huawei released its first smart speaker known as the AI Cube on Friday at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, Germany. The AI Cube will be distributed in Europe at the end of the year.

Smart Home September 3, 2018

Huawei Takes 2nd Place In Global Smartphone Sales, Confirmed By Gartner

Huawei has overtaken Apple as the second largest smartphone company in terms of units sold worldwide in the second quarter of 2018. Huawei sold 49.8 million devices, while Apple sold around 44.7 million phones.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 29, 2018

Huawei False Advertising: Nova 3 Selfies Were Actually Taken By DSLR Camera

Huawei was again found engaging in deceptive marketing practices, as a Nova 3 advertisement for selfies apparently used DSLR camera photos. The smartphone manufacturer was caught through behind-the-scenes pictures uploaded by the female actor.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 21, 2018

Huawei P20 Pro Is Best Smartphone Of 2018, Says European Image And Sound Association

The European Image and Sound Association recognized Huawei P20 Pro as EISA's Best Smartphone of 2018 EISA is a group that is comprised of the world's top consumer electronics magazines.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 16, 2018

DNC: Democrats Shouldn’t Buy Phones From Huawei Or ZTE, Ever

The Democratic National Committee is telling all democrats that they shouldn’t use phones from Huawei or ZTE. These devices could be used to spy on the American people, the DNC said.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 6, 2018

Huawei Beats Apple In Sales, Now 2nd Behind Samsung And Catching Up Fast

Huawei shipped more smartphones in the second quarter compared to Apple. The Chinese mobile phone manufacturer is now No. 2 in the world, and is rapidly catching up to market leader Samsung.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 1, 2018

Huawei Wants To Launch A Foldable Smartphone Before Samsung

Huawei is apparently planning for a limited-run production of foldable smartphones just to be the first to come up with such a device. It wants to beat Samsung, which is also planning to release a foldable handset.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 27, 2018

Android P Name May Have Been Leaked By Huawei

A Huawei customer service representative in Poland may have leaked the Android P name, which has been kept under wraps. Android P is expected to be released in several weeks, but the Android P name speculation will likely not stop.

Google July 12, 2018

The First Huawei Smartphone With 8 GB RAM Is Here: Meet The Honor 10 GT

The Honor 10 GT is a souped up version of Honor 10 that boasts 8 GB of RAM instead of 4 or 6 GB. Pricing is undetermined, but it’ll go on sale later this month.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 4, 2018

Huawei Patent Reveals Smartwatch Design That Can Hold Wireless Earbuds

The Huawei Watch 3 could feature a built-in storage case for wireless earbuds. Don’t hold your breath, though — the idea comes from a patent.

Wearable Tech July 3, 2018

Huawei P20 Pro Camera To Get Even Better With Ultra Slow-Motion Mode At 960 FPS

The Huawei P20 Pro is widely considered among the best camera smartphones, and things are about to get better. An upcoming update will reportedly add super slow-motion video recording at 960 fps later this year.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 27, 2018

Smartphone Catches Fire, Kills Cradle Fund CEO In His Home In Malaysia

A man died in his home in Malaysia after his smartphone had exploded while charging. The man reportedly had a BlackBerry and a Huawei phone, and it's unclear which one caught fire.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 20, 2018

Huawei Mate 20 Pro Leak Hints At 6.9 Inch Samsung AMOLED Display

Huawei reportedly placed an order with Samsung Display for 6.9-inch AMOLED panels. The rumored Mate 20 Pro is the most likely candidate to sport such a massive screen.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 14, 2018

Huawei MateBook X Pro Lands On US Shores With A $1,200 Starting Price

Huawei just released the MateBook X Pro in the US with a starting price of $1,200 but with specifications of a high-end ultrabook. It is now available on Amazon, Newegg, and Microsoft.

Computers May 23, 2018

Huawei Is Working On A Backup OS Should Things Fall Through With Android

Industry insiders reported that Huawei already has a backup OS in the works just in case. An export ban could be imposed, depending on the findings of the U.S. court on the company's alleged violation of trade sanctions against North Korea and Iran.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 30, 2018

Huawei Reportedly Working On AI Digital Assistant That Can Understand Human Emotions, Not Just Commands

Huawei wants to develop an advanced AI assistant that would be able to understand human emotions and respond accordingly rather than just take and execute basic commands. The assistant should be able to prolong conversations and ease one's loneliness.

Apps/Software April 25, 2018

Honor 10 Leaked Renders Reveal A Twilight Color Option, Give A Closer Look At Its Notch

Honor 10 renders were leaked just a few days before its official launch. There are supposedly three color options, one of which is called Twilight with a gradient of blue and purple.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 19, 2018

Huawei Mate 20 AnTuTu Scores Leak, And It Absolutely Crushes The iPhone X

AnTuTu benchmark scores were just leaked for the purported Huawei Mate 20 and they're unprecedented. Based on this leak, the upcoming Huawei flagship will beat even the iPhone X or the Galaxy S9+ by a wide margin.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2018

Don't Break Your Huawei P20 Pro: Teardown Reveals It's A Nightmare To Repair

You might want to be careful when you're using your Huawei P20 Pro. A teardown by iFixit found that Huawei's latest offering is incredibly difficult to repair.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 11, 2018

Huawei P20, P20 Pro Have The Best Cameras, According To DxOMark Rankings

Huawei’s new P20 and P20 Pro flagships have toppled the Galaxy S9’s DxOMark reign, scoring 102 and 109, respectively. But do the results matter if the phones likely won’t come to the United States?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 29, 2018

Huawei Unveils Porsche Design Mate RS With 512 GB Storage, In-Screen Fingerprint Scanner, And An Insane Price

Huawei’s new Porsche Design Mate RS is its latest flagship with a crazy price tag. The $2,000+ phone comes with 512 GB of storage, two fingerprint scanners, and a premium-tier look, plus the specs to match.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 29, 2018

Huawei's Honor View10 Is Now Up For Sale In The US With A $499 Price Tag

Honor, Huawei's sub-brand, finally listed the View10 on its website. It is now available in the United States with two color choices and a $499 price tag.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 26, 2018

Sorry, You Might No Longer Be Able To Buy Huawei Phones From Best Buy

Huawei has been having some troubles in the United States according to recent reports, and it's not over. Best Buy is reportedly dropping Huawei phones, phasing them out over the next few weeks.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 22, 2018

Huawei P20 Pro Rumored To Feature 40-Megapixel Rear Shooter, Which Is Only 1 Of Its 3 Rear Cameras

The Huawei P20 Pro will sport a 40-megapixel rear camera alongside a telephoto lens and a monochrome sensor. Huawei is expected to unveil the P20 Pro, alongside two other P-series phones, on March 27.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 21, 2018

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