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Huawei Ascend Mate2 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop with EMUI 3.1

Huawei Ascend Mate2 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop with EMUI 3.1

30 June, 2015 | comments (13)

Huawei Ascend Mate2 officially got its long-awaited update to Android Lollipop. The new firmware is now available for manual download and installation. After the update, the large-screen device with booth Android 5.1 Lollipop with the the...

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Huawei Honor 7 gets official with Kirin 935 chip, 5.2

Huawei Honor 7 gets official with Kirin 935 chip, 5.2" screen

30 June, 2015 | comments (35)

Huawei outed the Honor 7 at a dedicated press event today. It's the company's brand new upper mid-ranger, a hybrid class that has become a thing lately. The Honor 7 is all about metal - its unibody is made out of aluminum alloy and will be offered...


Honor 7 by Huawei leaks in photos and video ahead of its launch

Honor 7 by Huawei leaks in photos and video ahead of its launch

29 June, 2015 | comments (9)

Images and video of Honor 7 by Huawei made the rounds on the web ahead of the device’s launch. The Chinese manufacturer’s high-end smartphone will make its official debut tomorrow, on June 30. The live images of Honor 7 reveal a body with a...


Huawei Honor 7 variants rumored to differ in design

Huawei Honor 7 variants rumored to differ in design

29 June, 2015 | comments (6)

The Huawei Honor 7 - which has already been the subject of several leaks - will come in two variants differing in both design and specifications, according to the latest report out of China. As per the report, the low-end version will sport...

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Lollipop public beta test for Huawei Honor 6 begins

Lollipop public beta test for Huawei Honor 6 begins

26 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Huawei has really been caught up in the update frenzy lately. Yesterday, we saw the manufacturer inviting Huawei Ascend P7 users to participate in a public beta of their new software and today, that invitation has been extended to Honor 6 users as...


Lollipop for Huawei Ascend P7 has entered public beta

Lollipop for Huawei Ascend P7 has entered public beta

25 June, 2015 | comments (13)

The Huawei Ascend P7 is just a year old, but is still a solid offer. It definitely got outshined by the Huawei P8 with its exquisite premium build and stylish exterior, but the P7 is still a charmer, not to mention way more affordable. Now, the...


Huawei P8max to carry a price tag of $610

Huawei P8max to carry a price tag of $610

25 June, 2015 | comments (28)

Huawei has announced that its P8max smartphone, which was unveiled back in April this year, will carry a price tag of 3,788 Chinese Yuan ($610). As for its release, a teaser (see image below) of the device reveals a date of June...

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Huawei Honor 7 will have quick charging too

Huawei Honor 7 will have quick charging too

24 June, 2015 | comments (5)

Just a few hours ago we learned that the Meizu MX5 would come with support for fast charging. And now it turns out that the MX5 won't be the only handset launching at the end of this month to boast that tech. In fact, Huawei's upcoming Honor 7...

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The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

The Top 10 trending phones of week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Another week has gone by and it was a rather uneventful one, if you judge only by a quick glance at our traditional Top 10 trending chart. The lack of movement at the top doesn't mean there isn't some action going on under the surface though. The...


Check out the new phones of Week 25

Check out the new phones of Week 25

21 June, 2015 | comments (5)

We had quite a busy week in the mobile realm. The news section and rumor mill both seem to be buzzing with rumors and speculations about various upcoming devices, like the iPhone 6s, Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the OnePlus 2 and many, many...


Huawei Honor 7 purported to be priced at $599

Huawei Honor 7 purported to be priced at $599

20 June, 2015 | comments (36)

Huawei is ready to launch its new flagship Honor 7 on July 30 in China. The specs of the Honor 7 were leaked before, but no info was revealed on the handset's pricing. Well, new intel now claims that the Honor 7 is expected to be priced at...

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Huawei T1 10 is an affordable tablet heading to UK

Huawei T1 10 is an affordable tablet heading to UK

18 June, 2015 | comments (4)

Huawei issued a press-release today about a new slate - the Huawei T1 10. It's not exactly new though, Huawei decided to re-brand its tablet lineup and the previously announced as MediaPad T1 10 slate will be now selling as just T1 10. The...

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Huawei Nexus phone allegedly confirmed by employee

Huawei Nexus phone allegedly confirmed by employee

17 June, 2015 | comments (18)

For many months now we've heard that Huawei might be working with Google on the next Nexus smartphone (or one of them, since LG may apparently develop the other model). And now a publication claims to have received confirmation that this is indeed...


Huawei posts teaser video for the Honor 7, lets us peek at it

Huawei posts teaser video for the Honor 7, lets us peek at it

16 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Huawei will finally make the oft-leaked Honor 7 official at a special event on June 30. The company revealed this information just yesterday, when it also confirmed that the handset will sport a fingerprint scanner. While we wait for the Honor 7...

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UK pre-orders are now open for Huawei P8

UK pre-orders are now open for Huawei P8

09 June, 2015 | comments (12)

The Huawei P8 flagship has just been made available for pre-order in the UK. So far, the Chinese high-end smartphone is exclusive to the iD carrier, a subsidiary to major retailer Carphone Warehouse. The smartphone comes with a 5.2-inch...

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Huawei Honor 7 specs confirmed by leaked screenshot

Huawei Honor 7 specs confirmed by leaked screenshot

09 June, 2015 | comments (9)

The pieces of the Huawei Honor 7 puzzle are slowly coming together. After rumors hinted at the existence of two variants of the new model in terms of hardware, a screenshot now comes close to confirming the internals of least one of those. The...

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Android 5.1 Lollipop for Huawei Ascend Mate7 spotted in a video

Android 5.1 Lollipop for Huawei Ascend Mate7 spotted in a video

08 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Huawei is expected to start rolling out the Android 5.1 Lollipop update for its existing family of Android devices. And it might happen very soon as a video of Ascend Mate7 running the Emotion 3.1 UI based on Android 5.1 Lollipop surfaced, making a...

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Huawei P8 lite hits the US with $249.99 no-contract price tag

Huawei P8 lite hits the US with $249.99 no-contract price tag

03 June, 2015 | comments (9)

At a press event in New York City, Huawei launched the budget-friendly P8 lite in the United States. Beginning today, the smartphone is available to order for $249.99 unlocked and contract free. As its name suggests, Huawei P8 lite is a...

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Huawei launches Lollipop user test program for Ascend Mate2

Huawei launches Lollipop user test program for Ascend Mate2

01 June, 2015 | comments (8)

Huawei introduced a user test program, which allows owners of the budget-friendly Ascend Mate2 phablet to preview Android Lollipop on their device. Android 5.0 is expected to roll out to all Ascend Mate2 users by the end of June. The...

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New teaser hints the Huawei Honor 7 is coming on June 8

New teaser hints the Huawei Honor 7 is coming on June 8

01 June, 2015 | comments (14)

Huawei's flagship Honor series has been due for an update for quite some time now. With the Honor 6 now almost a year old, a lot of rumors have been circulating about a successor. A new teaser sheds some light on the matter - revealing a launch...

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