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Huawei announces very cheap Honor 4 Play with 4G

Huawei announces very cheap Honor 4 Play with 4G

22 September, 2014 | comments (10)

Over in its home country, Huawei unveiled the Honor 4 Play today. This smartphone comes very soon after the Chinese company announced the Honor 3C Play (which was back in August), but the new device has something the older one didn't: 4G LTE...

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Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

Huawei Ascend G7 launches, 5.5-incher with 7.6mm frame

04 September, 2014 | comments (15)

Huawei Ascend G7 is the latest midranger in the company portfolio. It's headlined by a 5.5" 720p IPS display or 1280 x 720px and a 267ppi density. It has a quad-core processor with four Cortex-A53 1.2GHz cores, 2GB of RAM, Android 4.4 KitKat with...


Huawei announces octa-core Ascend Mate7 phablet

Huawei announces octa-core Ascend Mate7 phablet

04 September, 2014 | comments (30)

Huawei has just announced an updated iteration of its Ascend Mate series of phablets, the Ascend Mate7. Rather contrary to its name, the Mate7 features a 6" screen of 1080p resolution with impressively narrow screen bezels. Under the hood...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 gets photographed out and about

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 gets photographed out and about

30 August, 2014 | comments (22)

The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is clearly going to be introduced next week, on September 4 to be precise. It's on that day that Huawei will hold a pre-IFA press conference, and given all the teasers it's been releasing lately, it's pretty clear what we...

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Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

Sony IFA teaser hints at three water-resistant devices

28 August, 2014 | comments (58)

Sony put out a teaser video that proclaims "The time to Demand Great is coming." The video features a stylized flip clock that reveals four clues, which we've combined into the image below. The last one is easy enough September 3 is when the...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 spotted in the wild

28 August, 2014 | comments (40)

Huawei is still only giving us teasing glances at the new Ascend Mate 7 but we have leaked photos of the upcoming phablet to gawk at. The latest batch featrues "in the wild" photos rather than the photos taken by TENAA during the certification...


Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition now official, hitting China soon

27 August, 2014 | comments (24)

Yesterday, a Huawei executive confirmed the existence of the Ascend P7 sporting a sapphire display. He even showcased it during an interview. Today, the company's PR team was quick to follow on that action and make the smartphone official. Well,...

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Huawei teases Ascend Mate 7 in new ad, gives us a peak

Huawei teases Ascend Mate 7 in new ad, gives us a peak

26 August, 2014 | comments (15)

Huawei has been extensively using the number 7 in its teasers for the upcoming IFA event. The latest one is dubbed "7 Mates For 7 Dreamers," a not so subtle hint at the upcoming Huawei Ascend Mate 7. You can just about see the metal back of the...

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Huawei Ascend P7 with sapphire display confirmed by top exec

Huawei Ascend P7 with sapphire display confirmed by top exec

26 August, 2014 | comments (22)

Huawei's Device Chairman Yu Chengdong first brought to light the possibility of a Huawei Ascend P7 in an interview at the beginning of the month, during which he even pulled out a sapphire display-toting P7. Now, Chengdong has posted a picture of...


Affordable Huawei Honor 3C Play goes official

Affordable Huawei Honor 3C Play goes official

25 August, 2014 | comments (17)

Do you remember Huawei's teasers for the Honor 3C Play, that took jabs at Apple's iPhones? Well, the Honor 3C Play is now official, and just as promised, it is a downgraded and cheaper version of the existing Honor 3C. Huawei Honor 3C Play, also...


Huawei Ascend Mate 7 goes to TENAA, lists specs

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 goes to TENAA, lists specs

21 August, 2014 | comments (12)

Huawei's upcoming phablet, the Huawei Ascend Mate 7, has passed through TENAA and left a cache of specifications. The Mate 7 is the successor to the Mate2 and has a 6" screen (so where did the 7 come from?). The screen may be 6" big 0.1"...

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New Huawei IFA teaser hints at Cat.6 LTE, fingerprint sensor

New Huawei IFA teaser hints at Cat.6 LTE, fingerprint sensor

20 August, 2014 | comments (19)

Like every other smartphone maker under the sun, Huawei will hold a pre-IFA press conference early next month too. This will happen on September 4, and we're expecting to see at least one new handset being announced there. A previous teaser...

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Mid-range Huawei smartphone with fingerprint sensor pictured

Mid-range Huawei smartphone with fingerprint sensor pictured

18 August, 2014 | comments (8)

Earlier today, we told you that Huawei started sending out invites for its September 4 pre-IFA event in Berlin. These feature a fingerprint on them, a not so subtle hint that the handset (or handsets) that will be announced early next month will...


Huawei sends invite for launch event on September 4

Huawei sends invite for launch event on September 4

18 August, 2014 | comments (23)

It seems September is going to be a busy month, with Huawei now piling on an already packed first week. The invite being sent out from the company is calling people to attend the launch of their next smartphone. The invite doesn't say much...

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Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 appears running on the Glory 6

Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 appears running on the Glory 6

14 August, 2014 | comments (15)

Screenshots of the upcoming Huawei EmotionUI 3.0 have surfaced online. The latest version of the custom user interface is running on the company's upcoming flagship Glory 6. Huawei confirmed that it is preparing an Android KitKat 4.4.2 update for...

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Huawei to hold a press conference on September 4

Huawei to hold a press conference on September 4

12 August, 2014 | comments (16)

Huawei has just sent out press invites for a September 4 event, just a day before IFA 2014 kicks off. The company's invite hints the number 7, leaving us to expect either the Ascend Mate 7 or the Ascend D7. The phone's name isn't known yet, but...

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Huawei Honor 3C Play is on the way, costs only 72

Huawei Honor 3C Play is on the way, costs only 72

10 August, 2014 | comments (32)

Huawei has released three teaser pictures of an upcoming Huawei Honor 3C Play - a quad-core smartphone for just CNY 599 or 72. The teasers take jabs at Apple's logo, implying you can have it better for less cash. The specs of the Honor 3C Play...

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Huawei Ascend P7 successor with a sapphire display in the works

Huawei Ascend P7 successor with a sapphire display in the works

07 August, 2014 | comments (30)

In an interview to the Chinese 21st Century Business Herald, Yu Chengdong, Huawei's Device Chairman revealed that the company is working to integrate a sapphire display in the successor of the Ascend P7. In fact, during the interview,...

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Huawei Ascend Mate 3 specs confirmed via AnTuTu

Huawei Ascend Mate 3 specs confirmed via AnTuTu

31 July, 2014 | comments (7)

Huawei Ascend Mate 3 is out in the open again but still not official. A few days ago we saw its back panel and now we get confirmation of the rumored specs from an AnTuTu screenshot. The Mate 3 maintains the traditional for the series 6.1" screen...


InFocus launches the high-end M810 Android handset in Taiwan

InFocus launches the high-end M810 Android handset in Taiwan

30 July, 2014 | comments (36)

The US electronics manufacturer InFocus launched the high-end M810 Android smartphone in Taiwan. The Oregon-based company will bring the handset to the market through a partnership with Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. a major Apple contractor,...

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