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Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G goes official

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G goes official

06 January, 2014 | comments (8)

After several leaks the Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G is now official. The phablet keeps the 6.1" 720p screen, but updates the chipset with more processing power and faster connectivity. The Ascend Mate 2 4G features a Snapdragon chipset with four CPU...


Huawei Ascend Mate 2 pictures leak

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 pictures leak

27 December, 2013 | comments (8)

Someone's been snapping some pictures of Huawei's upcoming Mate 2 handset, and it being 2013, the photos ended up online. Although the shots are taken from less than ideal angles, they give a pretty good impression of the Mate 2's aesthetics. The...


LG, HTC, Huawei set to lose market share due to low sales

LG, HTC, Huawei set to lose market share due to low sales

27 December, 2013 | comments (148)

According to mobile industry analysts cited by DigiTimes, a number of smartphone makers including LG, HTC and Huawei may be on track to lose valuable market share in 2014. This is a result of the steady, but overall low sales of the makers' flagship...

Tags: LG, HTC, Huawei, Android


Huawei unveils dual-SIM Honor 3X phablet and Honor 3C phone

Huawei unveils dual-SIM Honor 3X phablet and Honor 3C phone

16 December, 2013 | comments (34)

Huawei put out a couple of Android-powered members of the Honor line. The first is a 5.5" phablet, the Honor 3X, while the other is a 5" smartphone, the Honor 3C. Both feature dual-SIM connectivity. Huawei Honor 3X The highlights of the Honor...


Leaked internal document confirms Huawei P7 specs

Leaked internal document confirms Huawei P7 specs

10 December, 2013 | comments (31)

According to a leaked internal document sent to us by an anonymous tipster, Huawei is working on an Ascend P7 smartphone that's currently going under the codename "Sophia". The Huawei Ascend P7 is going to be a major update over the Ascend P6 and...


Huawei Ascend Mate 2 pictured by TENAA in China

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 pictured by TENAA in China

06 December, 2013 | comments (8)

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 has recently leaked revealing design and pretty detailed specifications. We already know the phablet will run on HiSilicon's latest Kirin910 chipset with a 1.6GHz quad-core Cortex-A9 processor, Mali-450 GPU and 2GB of...


5.5-incher from Huawei leaks with octa-core processor

5.5-incher from Huawei leaks with octa-core processor

29 November, 2013 | comments (27)

Leaked images of a Huawei smartphone going by the G750 codename have surfaced. The smartphone is running on MediaTek's new true octa-core MT6592 chipset. MediaTek has been high on praise for its new chipset, which it claims is the...


Huawei aims to ship 20 million phones in Q4

Huawei aims to ship 20 million phones in Q4

22 November, 2013 | comments (17)

Standing tall as the sixth largest smartphone manufacturer (as per Gartner data) Huawei is now aiming to ship 20 million smartphones in Q4 this year. That's a significant boost from the 13.5 million smartphones that the Chinese company...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 specs leak, live pictures in tow

22 November, 2013 | comments (9)

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 has been in the works for quite a while. In the end of August we saw the first clue on the Huawei's next phablet - pictures of device's front glass. Back then we didn't really know much about the Mate 2 aside of the display size...


ARM confirms quad-core Cortex-A9 for Huawei Ascend P6S

ARM confirms quad-core Cortex-A9 for Huawei Ascend P6S

20 November, 2013 | comments (7)

Just a day after an ARM exec confirmed Samsung's 64-bit Exynos processor and even hinted for 128-bit chips in two years, the company has leaked yet another product of one of its partners. This time it's Huawei who suffered from the ARM...


Huawei Ascend P6S leaks in pictures

Huawei Ascend P6S leaks in pictures

19 November, 2013 | comments (25)

Huawei Ascend P6S with an octa-core CPU was supposedly confirmed two days ago by the company’s president Xu Xin Quan. Today we got a new leak though and this one sharply contradicts the previous information. The new details on the Huawei Ascend...


Octa-core Ascend P6S confirmed by Huawei president

Octa-core Ascend P6S confirmed by Huawei president

17 November, 2013 | comments (84)

The Huawei Ascend P6 is not only one of the slimmest, but also among the best looking smartphones around. It is also a pretty decent smartphone with the only part of its hardware that wasn’t quite impressive being the chipset, which tended to...


Huawei Ascend P6 gets Android 4.4 KitKat in January

Huawei Ascend P6 gets Android 4.4 KitKat in January

15 November, 2013 | comments (64)

Huawei Ascend P6 was announced and released in June with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean in charge of operations. Due to its incredibly slim profile and older generation quad-core processor, it was plagued with over-heating issues. We are not sure if those...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei Ascend W2 is a budget  WP8 handset

Huawei Ascend W2 is a budget  WP8 handset

01 November, 2013 | comments (32)

In case you forgot Huawei is a Windows Phone partner. And the Chinese brought the first non-Nokia WP8 launch in a while, the Huawei Ascend W2 (the successor of the Ascend W1). The phone goes after the Nokia Lumia 520 by targeting "value-savvy"...


IDC: Nokia phone shipments decline, others on the rise

IDC: Nokia phone shipments decline, others on the rise

29 October, 2013 | comments (55)

Another analyst firm, IDC, put out a report detailing the phone market in Q3 this year. While it has slightly different numbers than Strategy Analytics, the picture it paints is pretty much the same.. IDC confirms that smartphone shipments have...


SA: Samsung smartphone lead expands as Apple falters

SA: Samsung smartphone lead expands as Apple falters

29 October, 2013 | comments (119)

Strategy Analytics is reporting on the smartphone market and had to use the word "record" a lot. Smartphone shipments worldwide for the third quarter of this year grew 45% to reach a record 251 million units, the first time ever smartphone...


Images of Huawei Ascend W3 surface

Images of Huawei Ascend W3 surface

15 September, 2013 | comments (45)

Huawei Ascend W3 is in the rumorland for quite some time now. Images of the third-generation Ascend W smartphone have been leaked once again, confirming the presence of the blue and yellow color variants. The leaked images show us the...


Huawei outs waterproof Honor 3 in China

Huawei outs waterproof Honor 3 in China

30 August, 2013 | comments (16)

Huawei has launched the Huawei Honor 3 on the Chinese market. The successor of the popular Honor 2 features a 4.7" 720p IPS in-cell display and runs on the Huawei's homebrewed K3V2E chipset with a quad-core 1.5GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. The...

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WP8 Huawei Ascend W2 shows its face ahead of announcement

WP8 Huawei Ascend W2 shows its face ahead of announcement

26 June, 2013 | comments (16)

We first saw the Huawei Ascend W2 for the in May. Later we got some pictures of the Ascend W2 in red and yellow paintjobs. We also knew some of the specs including a rumored price tag of below $300. Today the Huawei Ascend W2 was showcased at an...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Huawei expects to sell 10 million P6 units, prices it at  €449 in EU

Huawei expects to sell 10 million P6 units, prices it at €449 in EU

19 June, 2013 | comments (54)

Right after releasing the much teased Huawei Ascend P6 comes the target of the company to ship around 10 million this year. That's according to Huawei Device CEO Yu Chengdong, who's very proud of the smartphone's design and the work that went into...

Tags: Huawei, Android