Huawei silently launches Honor 8 Lite in Europe
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Saturday, 04 February 2017 14:47

Huawei silently launches Honor 8 Lite in Europe


5.2-inch FHD screen and Kirin 655 SoC

While it was expected to launch at the MWC 2017 show, Huawei has already launched its new Honor 8 Lite smartphone in Europe, featuring a 5.2-inch FHD screen and Kirin 655 SoC.

"I am a Mac" guy defects to Huawei
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Wednesday, 01 February 2017 12:37

"I am a Mac" guy defects to Huawei


MateBook running Windows 10 far better than iOS

The smug bloke who championed the Mac computer has defected to Huawei and is peddling its MateBook instead.

Voice assistants are a priority in smartphone launches
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This year, several smartphone manufacturers, including Apple, Samsung Electronics, Huawei, LG and Xiaomi are expected to introduce new devices that feature better AI-based assistants in an effort to increase overall market share, according to industry reports.

Smartphone industry faces tight component supply in 2017
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Mainstream devices now use larger displays than before


There is an increasing possibility that the smartphone industry may be headed towards supply shortages this year as China-based vendors are demanding rising volumes several key components, according to sources within Taiwanese supply chains.

Huawei announces new P8 Lite (2017) smartphone
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5.2-inch 1080p screen and Kirin 655 SoC

Huawei has unveiled its newest iteration of the P8 Lite smartphone that will feature a 5.2-inch IPS 1080p screen and be powered by an octa-core Kirin 655 SoC.

Huawei snubs Google and goes to Alexa
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Monday, 09 January 2017 12:33

Huawei snubs Google and goes to Alexa

Begun the revolution has

The widely-expected revolt against Google’s Android has begun with Huawei signing up for Amazon’s AI Alexa.

Google partners rushing into AI
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Friday, 06 January 2017 11:13

Google partners rushing into AI


Because that is not a bubble waiting to burst


Google quickened the pace of its push into virtual and augmented reality this week as its hardware partners announced new devices using its tech.

Huawei ships over 140 million smartphones
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Thursday, 29 December 2016 00:07

Huawei ships over 140 million smartphones


Over 10 million of flagship P9 and P9 Plus 

Huawei has announced that it managed to ship over 10 million of its P9 and P9 Plus flagship smartphones, pushing its total shipments well over the expected 140 million target.

Huawei P10 flagship could pack dual-curved screen
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Wednesday, 28 December 2016 22:55

Huawei P10 flagship could pack dual-curved screen


Fingerprint sensor and possible wireless charging

Rumors regarding Huawei's upcoming P10 flagship smartphone have been showing up for quite some time and a fresh set of information suggests it will have a dual-curved screen as well as a fingerprint sensor and wireless charging.

Huawei's 10nm Kirin 970 SoC works at up to 3.0GHz
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For one quad-core cluster

Huawei's own Kirin 960 SoC, which powered both the Mate 9 and the Mate 9 Pro smartphones, was quite a piece of tech but the upcoming Kirin 970 will be even more impressive, with cores running as high as 3.0GHz.