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Huawei’s Honor Holly available for purchase in Germany for $113

Huawei’s Honor Holly available for purchase in Germany for $113

25 February, 2015 | comments (4)

A couple of days ago, we reported that the Huawei Honor Holly, which was launched in India last year, is all set to go on sale in the UK next month with a price tag of £74.99 ($117). As it turns out, the device is already available in...

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Huawei Honor Holly gets priced in the UK, launches on March 6

Huawei Honor Holly gets priced in the UK, launches on March 6

23 February, 2015 | comments (4)

After India, the Huawei Honor Holly is now ready to become available for sale in the UK too. It will be in stock at Amazon starting on March 6, and it's been priced at just £74.99. The story behind that price is rather interesting, though. Huawei...

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New leaked cover might reveal more Huawei P8 features

New leaked cover might reveal more Huawei P8 features

23 February, 2015 | comments (2)

Case manufacturers have long been an abundant source of leaks for expected devices and lately this seems to be truer than ever. Most of what we know about the physical appearance of the Galaxy S6 and the HTC One (M9), currently the two most...


Huawei Ascend P8 prototype gets caught in live photos

Huawei Ascend P8 prototype gets caught in live photos

21 February, 2015 | comments (16)

Alleged live photos of a Huawei Ascend P8 prototype made the rounds online. The previously leaked, upcoming smartphone is wearing a case to conceal its sleek body. In addition to the live images, a trio of AnTuTu screenshots captured from...


Huawei puts Ascend Y540 on sale, forgets to announce it

Huawei puts Ascend Y540 on sale, forgets to announce it

20 February, 2015 | comments (10)

A new budget-minded Huawei handset has been made available without an official announcement. The Ascend Y540 comes with entry-level hardware and retails in Europe for around €100-€110. For that amount of money you get a Snapdragon 200 chipset...

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Huawei announces the Ascend G7 for the UK, lands in March

Huawei announces the Ascend G7 for the UK, lands in March

18 February, 2015 | comments (7)

Huawei first made the Ascend G7 official back in September alongside the Mate7. Yet only today has the Chinese company informed us about its intention of selling the G7 in the UK market. The midrange handset will become available in Carphone...

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Huawei’s latest MWC teaser hints at an LTE smartwatch

Huawei’s latest MWC teaser hints at an LTE smartwatch

15 February, 2015 | comments (5)

Huawei’s released a couple of teasers for an upcoming MWC announcement. The cryptic images appeared on the tech giant’s official Weibo profile, with each carrying the punchline “Next is here.” The teaser appears to hint at an upcoming...

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Huawei C199S metal-clad phablet is powered by Snapdragon 615

Huawei C199S metal-clad phablet is powered by Snapdragon 615

02 February, 2015 | comments (9)

Huawei updated its C199 metal-clad phablet with a new 64-bit processor and a gold color option. The Huawei C199S has a 5.5" IPS screen with 720p resolution and a Snapdragon 615 chipset. The phone has dual-SIM and LTE connectivity. The updated...

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Huawei P8’s specifications, price, and launch date leaked

Huawei P8’s specifications, price, and launch date leaked

02 February, 2015 | comments (11)

Just a couple of days after there were reports that the Huawei P8 will be announced at a special event in April, the device’s specs, price, and launch date have been revealed on Weibo. As per the leaked information, the Ascend P7 successor...


Huawei says 4K on smartphones isn't worth the battery drain

Huawei says 4K on smartphones isn't worth the battery drain

02 February, 2015 | comments (69)

Chinese manufacturer Huawei has made it clear that it won’t be using 4K displays in its smartphones in the near future. According to the company’s President of the Handset Product Line Kevin Ho, the advanced displays would result in a major...

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Huawei P8 may be announced in mid-April, not at the MWC

Huawei P8 may be announced in mid-April, not at the MWC

30 January, 2015 | comments (6)

Huawei has a flagship in the works and a MWC event scheduled for March 1. New info suggests that the Huawei P8 will not be at that event though, instead it will be revealed on April 15 at a separate event in London. The company is mum on hardware...


Huawei outlines 2015 plans, focuses on premium devices

Huawei outlines 2015 plans, focuses on premium devices

29 January, 2015 | comments (10)

Huawei held a presentation at its Shenzhen headquartes revealing its plans for the imminent future. "Premium" is the buzzword, and understandably so, as the recently published financial results indicate that mid- to high-end devices were key in the...

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Huawei Mate 7 Compact allegedly shown in live images

Huawei Mate 7 Compact allegedly shown in live images

28 January, 2015 | comments (14)

A couple of days ago we told you that Huawei might announce a new smartphone at MWC this March, namely the Mate 7 Compact. As its name clearly implies, this is going to be a smaller version of the already launched Mate 7 phablet. The Mate 7...

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Huawei says its real competitor is Samsung, not Xiaomi

Huawei says its real competitor is Samsung, not Xiaomi

28 January, 2015 | comments (29)

Huawei may well be behind Xiaomi in local as well as international rankings, but that doesn’t mean it considers the latter as its competitor, or so claimed the company’s CEO Richard Yu, who said that Huawei instead sees Samsung as its real...


Apple claims first spot in the Chinese smartphone market in Q4

Apple claims first spot in the Chinese smartphone market in Q4

27 January, 2015 | comments (29)

After a recent survey confirmed Apple's dominant position on its home US market, statistics now show that China has been conquered as well. Market analyst Canalys reports that the Cupertino giant is in top spot by units shipped in Q4 2014, a first...


Huawei year-end report sees 75M smartphones sold in 2014

Huawei year-end report sees 75M smartphones sold in 2014

27 January, 2015 | comments (8)

Huawei Consumer Business Group, the Chinese conglomerate's consumer device division, reports a marked increase in revenue for the 2014 financial year. For the first time in company history, the $10B mark has been crossed, and by a sizable...

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Gold Honor 6 Plus harder to make than a gold iPhone 6, Huawei says

Gold Honor 6 Plus harder to make than a gold iPhone 6, Huawei says

27 January, 2015 | comments (13)

Over a month after launching the Honor 6 Plus smartphone in China, Huawei has launched a gold version of the device in the country. Comparing it with Apple’s gold iPhone 6 and 6 Plus smartphones, which sport white front panels, the Chinese company...

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Huawei P8 leaks in live photos, specs revealed

Huawei P8 leaks in live photos, specs revealed

26 January, 2015 | comments (19)

The successor to the Huawei Ascend P7, the company's last flagship to bear the Ascend name, has popped up in some live images. What will likely be the Huawei P8 is revealed to the public, front and back. Huawei P8 live images It follows...


Huawei Mate7 compact likely to star at MWC 2015

Huawei Mate7 compact likely to star at MWC 2015

26 January, 2015 | comments (15)

As Mobile World Congress 2015 comes closer, rumors of what phone manufacturers have in store gain traction. The last one concerns Huawei and what the company has in mind for MWC 2015. According to HDBlog.it, we're going to see the company reveal a...


Huawei MWC event is set for March 1

Huawei MWC event is set for March 1

23 January, 2015 | comments (10)

The increasingly popular Chinese tech manufacturer Huawei has fixed a date for its MWC event and has even started sending out invitations. The conference is set for March 1 at 3 PM local time (4PM GMT) with a promise of new "surprises that will...

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