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Microsoft and Xiaomi eyeing Blackberry acquisition, report says

Microsoft and Xiaomi eyeing Blackberry acquisition, report says

22 May, 2015 | comments (50)

Nearly a couple of months after Blackberry surprised the market with a small profit for the fiscal fourth quarter, there are new reports that it is being eyed as an acquisition target. According to a report from DigiTimes, several companies...


Huawei rumoured to be developing its own mobile OS

Huawei rumoured to be developing its own mobile OS

17 May, 2015 | comments (30)

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei is developing its own mobile operating system to reduce its dependence on Google's Android, according to a report out of China. The OS has been in development for the past three years. As per the...

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Huawei P8 Lite is already available to buy in Europe

Huawei P8 Lite is already available to buy in Europe

14 May, 2015 | comments (10)

Although it wasn't actually mentioned during Huawei's grand event which showcased the P8 and P8max, the P8 Lite is a real smartphone. We recently told you it went up for pre-order in Germany, and now we find it's already available for purchase in...

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HTC tipped to launch a low-end H7 tablet later this year

HTC tipped to launch a low-end H7 tablet later this year

14 May, 2015 | comments (9)

According to @upleaks, HTC will introduce a low-end tablet codenamed H7. The slate is expected to debut at some point in the second quarter of 2015. HTC H7:seems a low-end tablet, release in Q2 2015— @upleaks (@upleaks) May 13,...

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Huawei will hold a press event in New York City on June 2

Huawei will hold a press event in New York City on June 2

14 May, 2015 | comments (14)

Huawei sent out press invites for an event in New York City next month, on June 2. The invitations sport the following catchphrase: “See what we’re unlocking next.” Small bits from a likely image of a smartphone are also part of the invite -...

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Huawei Mate 8 phablet to sport QHD screen, 20MP camera

Huawei Mate 8 phablet to sport QHD screen, 20MP camera

11 May, 2015 | comments (23)

Huawei is already busy working on the successor to the Ascend Mate7 it launched last year. The upcoming phablet will be called just Huawei Mate 8, since the Chinese company is dropping the Ascend sub-brand this year. So far, we've seen the Mate 8...


Huawei MediaPad M2 tablet gets unveiled in France

Huawei MediaPad M2 tablet gets unveiled in France

11 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Huawei quietly took the wraps off the MediaPad M2 tablet with 8” display and metal body in France. The slate made an appearance in a pop-up Huawei boutique in central Paris. The Huawei MediaPad M2 packs 64-bit Kirin 930 chipset with 2GHz...

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Huawei launches Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India

Huawei launches Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India

09 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Huawei has launched two new Honor devices in India - the Honor 4C and the Honor Bee. Both phones slot in below the current Honor 4X and are the company's second cheapest and cheapest phone, respectively, on the Indian market. The Honor 4C has...

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Rumored Huawei Nexus has some specs outed

Rumored Huawei Nexus has some specs outed

08 May, 2015 | comments (55)

A couple of months ago, rumors started to show up saying Huawei would be making a Nexus smartphone this year. It may not be the only company doing so (LG will apparently launch a Nexus too), but it will. Today these rumors have seemingly been...


Huawei said to launch Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India tomorrow

Huawei said to launch Honor 4C and Honor Bee in India tomorrow

07 May, 2015 | comments (9)

Looks like Huawei's Honor 4C smartphone, which was launched in China last week, will make its way to other markets as well. According to a report from FoneArena, the budget smartphone will be launched in India tomorrow (May 8). It is expected to set...

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More specs surface for the Huawei Honor 7 Plus

More specs surface for the Huawei Honor 7 Plus

05 May, 2015 | comments (8)

We first told you about the Huawei Honor 7 Plus last month, when word got out that this phablet is in the works at the Chinese company. Back then we also got a purported leaked hands-on photo showing the handset, which you can feast your eyes upon...


Huawei's Honor 6 Plus smartphone arrives in UK

Huawei's Honor 6 Plus smartphone arrives in UK

01 May, 2015 | comments (16)

As confirmed by the company last month, Huawei's Honor 6 Plus smartphone, which was released back in December last year, is now available for purchase in the UK. Three UK is selling the SIM-free version (black color) of the device for £299...

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Huawei G Play Mini becomes official in Italy

Huawei G Play Mini becomes official in Italy

29 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Today Huawei has made a new smartphone official in Italy. It's called G Play Mini for whatever reason, and it's already available to purchase for €229 ($254) without a carrier contract. The Huawei G Play Mini is rather intriguing, because it has...

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Huawei launches Honor 4C budget smartphone in China

Huawei launches Honor 4C budget smartphone in China

28 April, 2015 | comments (16)

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Huawei has updated its Honor line of devices with a new budget smartphone. Dubbed Honor 4C, the device is priced at CNY 799 ($129), and will be available Black, Blue, Gold, Pink, and White color...

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Huawei P8 Lite goes up for pre-order in Germany for €249

Huawei P8 Lite goes up for pre-order in Germany for €249

25 April, 2015 | comments (14)

It looks like Huawei might release the unannounced P8 Lite after all. The mid-range sibling of Huawei P8 and P8max appeared for pre-order in Germany with €249 price tag. The smartphone is available to order in black and silver/gold color...

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Huawei to unveil three new devices on April 28

Huawei to unveil three new devices on April 28

25 April, 2015 | comments (12)

Just a few days ago, Huawei sent out invites for its event on April 28, clearly indicating that it will announce a mid-range Honor 4C handset. However, if a latest teaser (see image below) posted on Chinese social media is to be believed, the...

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Huawei's P8 smartphone sells out at launch

Huawei's P8 smartphone sells out at launch

24 April, 2015 | comments (34)

Huawei's P8 smartphone, which was announced by the company last week, has sold out on its first day of release - the device was launched yesterday in China, where it was made available through the company's online shop Vmall for a price tag of 3,588...

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ZTE sues Huawei over P8 and X2 camera patents

ZTE sues Huawei over P8 and X2 camera patents

22 April, 2015 | comments (23)

Huawei announced the P8 flagship last week and it packed innovative camera technology. Or did it – ZTE's Nubia division has filed a lawsuit against Huawei, alleging that the Huawei P8 and MediaPad X2 infringe on two patents owned by ZTE. The...

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Sony Xperia E4g Dual with LTE launched in India for $213

Sony Xperia E4g Dual with LTE launched in India for $213

17 April, 2015 | comments (30)

Sony has silently listed the new Xperia E4g Dual smartphone on its official India website. Priced at INR13,290 ($213), the smartphone features dual-SIM connectivity and 4G LTE networks support. As the successor of the Xperia E3, the E4g Dual...


Huawei Honor 7 and Honor 7 Plus leak

Huawei Honor 7 and Honor 7 Plus leak

17 April, 2015 | comments (17)

Huawei, being the industry giant it is, is apparently not content with having just the P8 and P8 Max flagship pair out there and is working on another high end duo to represent the Honor brand. Rumor has it that there will be a larger Honor 7 Plus...