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Huawei outs Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphone

Huawei outs Ascend P7 Arsenal Edition smartphone

21 July, 2014 | comments (16)

Earlier this year, Huawei announced a new global partnership with prominent UK football club Arsenal, promising exclusive offers, content, and brand presence for Arsenal fans. The partnership apparently also includes specially-branded smartphones,...

Tags: Android, Huawei


Week 28 in review: LG G3 S and Lumia Cyan update

Week 28 in review: LG G3 S and Lumia Cyan update

19 July, 2014 | comments (2)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 28 of 2014 wasn't as busy as the past few weeks, but it still brought us some cool hardware and brought news of several major...


Huawei Emotion 3.0 UI looks like iOS 7

Huawei Emotion 3.0 UI looks like iOS 7

13 July, 2014 | comments (59)

The aesthetic of Huawei's Emotion 3.0 UI has been leaked and it looks like the Chinese manufacturer has taken its design cues from Apple's iOS 7. The previous iterations of Huawei's Android skin are much more colorful and bombastic compared to...

Tags: Huawei, Android


Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

Apple iPhone 5s tops sales charts in Q1 of this year

08 July, 2014 | comments (68)

According to data coming from ABI Reseach, which includes analysis, market data and insights, the top 20 best selling devices in the first quarter of the year are dominated by Apple and Samsung. Apple has two devices in that period which saw good...


Huawei Ascend D3 photo pops, HTC One Max raises eyebrows

Huawei Ascend D3 photo pops, HTC One Max raises eyebrows

07 July, 2014 | comments (33)

An unannounced Huawei smartphone showed up in a bunch of hands-on photos, and if it didn't sport the company's logo at the back, you would have a hard time telling it's not the HTC One Max. Allegedly, the phone you see below is the upcoming Ascend...


Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5

Huawei Honor 6 debuts with 5" 1080p screen, octa-core chipset

24 June, 2014 | comments (48)

Huawei unveiled the Honor 6 (aka Glory 6) and aimed it squarely at the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Apple iPhone 5s. The phone matches the stunning thinness of the Ascend P6 and measures 139.8 x 68.8 x 6.5mm, weighing 135g. The Huawei Honor 6...

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Huawei Ascend P7 breaks 1 million sales mark

Huawei Ascend P7 breaks 1 million sales mark

24 June, 2014 | comments (22)

The 6.5mm Huawei Ascend P7 is one of the best looking and thinnest smartphones on the market, a feature that has helped the company sell some 1 million units since the device's launch. But the Chinese company won't stop there. It has...

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Huawei Mulan stars in a photo shoot, has fingerprint sensor

Huawei Mulan stars in a photo shoot, has fingerprint sensor

16 June, 2014 | comments (26)

The upcoming Huawei smartphone so, far known only by its codename Mulan, is in the news again, this time because it's been pictured in all its glory. No less than four shots of the handset have been made public on China's equivalent of Twitter,...

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Huawei now seeding Android 4.4 KitKat to Ascend P6

Huawei now seeding Android 4.4 KitKat to Ascend P6

13 June, 2014 | comments (58)

Huawei Ascend P6 owners rejoice! Your smartphone has not been forgotten and while it took Huawei a while to ready the KitKat update, the firmware is now available for download. The update is available over-the-air and weighs about 790MB. Here...


Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

Huawei announces US pricing and availability of Ascend Mate2 4G

12 June, 2014 | comments (10)

Huawei announced US pricing and availability of the Ascend Mate2 4G phablet. The 6.1” LTE handset will be available to pre-order starting today at Huawei’s own brand new US online store GetHuawei.com. The Huawei Ascend Mate2 is priced at $299...

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Huawei schedules a press event for June 24, to unveil Honor 6

Huawei schedules a press event for June 24, to unveil Honor 6

10 June, 2014 | comments (21)

Huawei announced its octa-core Kirin 920 chipset four days ago. It is the company's latest top-notch piece of technology and will naturally premiere on the next Huawei flagship. We are yet to see which that device is, but just a day before the...

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Octa-core Huawei Kirin 920 chipset goes official

Octa-core Huawei Kirin 920 chipset goes official

06 June, 2014 | comments (40)

Huawei announced today its next generation chipset - the Kirin 920. It is based on ARM's big.LITTLE architecture and uses four Cortex-A15 and four Cortex-A7 cores capable of working simultaneously. The Cortex-A15 cores can be clocked from...

Tags: Huawei, Android, Misc


Huawei Mulan flagship and new Honor leak

Huawei Mulan flagship and new Honor leak

05 June, 2014 | comments (51)

A couple of new yet unannounced Huawei smartphones have hit the rumor mill today. We got photos and some key specs of the Chinese company's upcoming flagship codenamed Mulan as well as press renders of a new member of the Honor series. The leaked...


Huawei now #3 smartphone maker, Ascend P6 sold 4M

Huawei now #3 smartphone maker, Ascend P6 sold 4M

07 May, 2014 | comments (31)

Huawei just unveiled the Ascend P7 (check out our review), but the company has more good news to share – it has become the third largest smartphone manufacturer. The Ascend P6 (P7's predecessor) had a large part to play in that with 4 million units...

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Huawei Ascend P7 announced with focus on design and selfies

Huawei Ascend P7 announced with focus on design and selfies

07 May, 2014 | comments (37)

The Huawei Ascend P7 is now official and is ready to pick up the duties as the company's 2014 flagship. Compared to its predecessor, the Ascend P6, the new flagship brings a much better screen as well as major upgrades in the design and camera...

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SA: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Huawei and Lenovo

SA: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Huawei and Lenovo

29 April, 2014 | comments (57)

Strategy Analytics has released its latest report on the smartphone market. The smartphone shipments worldwide throughout the Q1 this year grew 33% annually setting another record with 281 million units. The mobile phone shipments (including...


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4.5" Huawei Ascend P7 mini unveiled with Snapdragon 400

28 April, 2014 | comments (17)

We already know a bit about the upcoming Huawei Ascend P7, which will be officially unveiled on May 7. However, Huawei is also working on a smaller variant of the phone, called the Ascend P7 mini, which has been revealed and will be officially...

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Huawei Ascend P7 specs get detailed, 1.8GHz CPU inside

Huawei Ascend P7 specs get detailed, 1.8GHz CPU inside

24 April, 2014 | comments (12)

Huawei Ascend P7 is probably one of the worst kept secrets in the industry. It has leaked numerous times before in lots of live pictures, renders, certification authorities, benchmarks. Huawei Ascend P7 Today the famous @evleaks tipster also...


Huawei Ascend P7 pops in AnTuTu, Kirin 910 CPU gets tested

Huawei Ascend P7 pops in AnTuTu, Kirin 910 CPU gets tested

22 April, 2014 | comments (11)

The upcoming Huawei Ascend P7 just can't stay away from the internet. It has already leaked so many times that we probably know everything there is to know about the smartphone. The Ascend P7 has already leaked in many live pictures, various spy...


Global smartphone shipments rise to 267 million in Q1, 2014

Global smartphone shipments rise to 267 million in Q1, 2014

18 April, 2014 | comments (41)

The Global smartphone shipments hit 266.9 million units in the first quarter of 2014, according to a report from market researcher TrendForce. The three month period, starting from January to March, saw a rise of 1.13% compared to the same period of...