iPhone 6 Could Face Surprise Threat From China

Huawei plans to compete with the iPhone 6.

As an industry leader Apple is often the target of competitors who seek to deliver an iPhone-killer or even an iPhone competitor and Huawei is the latest company to set it’s sights on Apple and the iPhone 6. Apple has yet to announce the iPhone 6, or even the iPhone 5S, but a Chinese company is […]

Nokia Stock Rises on Prospect of Huawei Buyout

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Following some remarks from Huawei about the prospect of purchasing Nokia, the company’s stock price is on the rise. During a back and forth with Chinese networking and device manufacturer Huawei, the company’s head of consumer products Richard Yu out right announced that it was open to the idea of purchasing Nokia, saying: “We are […]

Leaked Huawei Flagship Smartphone Showcases Stylish Metal Design

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It looks like Huawei will be focusing on design and premium build quality for its next-generation flagship Android smartphone. Dubbed with a model number of P6-U06, the Huawei phone showcases a slim metal body that’s both stylish and elegant. The phone has a brush metal aluminum finish and is expected to be announced at a […]

Server Logs Reveal Four Possible New Windows Phone Devices

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Server logs collected by an independent developer of Windows Phone apps might have revealed four new Windows Phone devices coming from Huawei, Samsung, and Nokia. After examining their recent server logs, the developers of Love Wallpaper HD, came across four devices whose model numbers don’t match up to any current Windows Phone device already being […]

Huawei’s Galaxy S4 Look-A-Like Leaked

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We still have no idea what Samsung’s Galaxy S4 flagship would look like at this time officially, but Huawei may have something that challenges the South Korean smartphone while at the same time cloning some of its aesthetics. The Huawei Ascend G710 smartphone was recently leaked on Twitter by user @evleaks and shows some Samsung-inspired design […]

Huawei’s Shocking Third Place Finish in Q4 2012

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Huawei made a surprise ascend to the top of the smartphone list with its Ascend range of smartphones in the last quarter of 2012 propelling the Chinese smartphone-maker into a third-place finish in smartphone volume, beating out familiar names like LG, Motorola, Nokia, and others. Apple, with its iPhone, and Samsung with its Galaxy lineup […]

Move Over Retina Display, Full HD Huawei P2 to Pack Whopping 489ppi

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Apple has fueled our obsession with high pixel density display thanks to its clever marketing of Retina Display, and since then Android manufacturers have been striving to out-Retina Apple in the display department. With the iPhone clocking in at 326ppi, or pixels per inch, the new flagship Huawei Ascend P2 that’s been recently leaked in […]

Huawei to Challenge Galaxy S4 With Its Own 8-Core CPU

While Samsung’s rumored Exynos 5 Octa processor with an 8-core design based on ARM’s Cortex A15 CPU is rumored for the Galaxy S4 smartphone, emerging Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei has said it will match Samsung with its own 8-core chipset. In an interview with Engadget, Huawei’s head of the consumer business group confirmed that an 8-core chipset […]

Hands On With Huawei Ascend Mate

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At CES Huawei introduced its new 1080p phablet with a 6.1-inch display, the Huawei Ascend Mate. At 6.1 inches the Ascend Mate is one of the largest smartphones on the market. It’s just about an inch away from qualifying as a tablet, but it has a higher resolution than most 7-inch tablets. The large size […]

Huawei Unveils Two Galaxy Note 2 Size Competitors

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At CES 2013 in Las Vegas today, Chinese manufacturer Huawei announced two new devices in the 6.1-inch Ascend Mate and 5-inch Ascend D2, screen sizes that put them squarely in competition with the Samsung Galaxy Note 2. Huawei, which in the past was known for making affordable devices, has taken the wraps off of two […]

Huawei Teases Ascend Mate Phablet Ahead of CES

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Ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show in January where Huawei is expected to announce its Android phablet efforts, the Chinese smartphone-maker has already begun teasing its 6.1-inch phablet, which has an even larger display than the market-leading 5.5-inch Samsung Galaxy Note II. Unlike the Note II and like many of highest-end smartphones, the Ascend Mate […]

Huawei Confirms Ascend W1′s Announcement at CES

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After much speculation, Huawei has confirmed that the company’s first Windows Phone 8 device, the Ascend W1, will be formally introduced in early January at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Ascend W1 smartphone has been rumored to be a mid-range Windows Phone 8 device. Confirmation of the device comes by way of […]

Huawei to Debut Android Phone With 8.5-Inch Display?

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Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei is looking to push the phablet computing category and the company looks poised to releasing a smartphone device with an 8.5-inch display. Diagonally, the display will be three inches larger than the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, the largest–and most popular–phablet on the market today with a 5.5-inch HD Super AMOLED panel. In […]

Huawei to Showcase Range of Windows Phone 8 Models at CES

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Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei is expected to show multiple Windows Phone 8 smartphone models in less than a month at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. Huawei’s portfolio for the Microsoft OS will span the budget to high-end space, and it’s unclear how many models Huawei will show at the technology showcase. Though a Windows Phone […]

Huawei Ascend W2 Looks to Compete Against HTC 8X, Nokia Lumia 920

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In addition to the mid-range leaked Ascend W1 Windows Phone 8 smartphone, Huawei is also cooking up the Huawei Ascend W2 smartphone for the high-end specs making the device competitive against Nokia’s Lumia 920 and HTC’s Windows Phone 8X. Leaked images of the Ascend W2 are already popping up online showing a large display and […]

Huawei W1 Windows Phone 8 Smartphone Rumored to Be Announced on 9/25

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Huawei is Microsoft’s latest partner with Windows Phone and the company has committed to releasing a Windows Phone 8 device by the end of the year. Now, we know a little bit more about Huawei’s efforts. According to the latest report, Huawei’s smartphone will be called the Huawei W1 and may be announced on September […]

iPhone 5 Is World’s Thinnest Smartphone?

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When Apple announced the iPhone 5 on stage, the company made the claim that the smartphone is the world’s thinnest smartphone measuring at just 7.6 mm thin, or roughly 18 percent thinner than the previous versions, the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S. While Apple’s design is impressive, Twitter became abuzz with Apple’s marketing claim shortly […]

RadioShack No Contract Wireless Launches September 5

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RadioShack’s MVNO powered by Cricket Wireless’ network will officially launch on September 5 with two phones from Huawei. The new RadioShack No Contract Wireless will offer plans starting at $25 per month for feature phones and $50 per month for smartphones. The plans are just like the leaks we saw recently. For $50 a month […]