Tag Archive: Huawei

Huawei unveils Watch GT 2 with two-week battery life

Chinese device maker Huawei this week announced its latest wearable, the GT 2, in two sizes and four different editions. Indeed, the smartwatch will be sold in 42mm and 46mm cases with leather, rubber, and stainless steel strap options.

The 42mm (1.2-inch) model has a bezel-less 3D glass face and comes in at just 9.4mm thick. It will be offered in Sport Edition, Classic Edition, and Elegant Edition, with colors and straps varying between them.

The larger 46mm model has  [Read More…]

Samsung trolls Huawei during Mate 30 launch in email blast

Clap, clap, clap.

Samsung doesn’t always love to tout its close relationship with Google — that is, not unless it’s expedient to do so.

Now, during a fractious and awkward time for Huawei to launch the Mate 30 series, which doesn’t and can’t ship with any Google services, is one of those times.

In the middle of the Mate 30 keynote in Munich today, Samsung sent a Spanish-language email blast to its Latin American customers  [Read More…]

New set of Huawei Watch GT2 renders surface ahead of launch

The latest Huawei Watch GT2 leak shows off four different versions of the upcoming smartwatch.

What you need to know Leaked renders of Huawei’s upcoming GT2 smartwatch have surfaced. The leaked renders reveal a round case with two buttons placed on the right side of the smartwatch. The Huawei Watch GT2 will be unveiled alongside the Mate 30 series on September 19.

Reliable tipster Evan Blass had shared renders of Huawei’s upcoming Mate 30 series phones earlier  [Read More…]

Huawei will roll out the EMUI 10 update to over 30 phones

The Android 10-based EMUI 10 update for the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro will begin rolling out in November.

What you need to know Huawei’s EMUI 10 roadmap has revealed the update is planned to be rolled out to over 30 Huawei and Honor phones The Android 10-based EMUI 10 update for the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro will begin rolling out in November. Huawei Mate 20 and Honor 20 series phones will get the update in  [Read More…]

Huawei drops lawsuit after U.S. agrees to return seized equipment

The U.S. government has detained Huawei’s telecommunications equipment for two years.

What you need to know Huawei has dropped its lawsuit against the U.S government after it agreed to return equipment that was seized in 2017. The equipment has been detained for the past two years for “unidentified export violation concerns.” After filing the lawsuit on June 21, 2019, the U.S. determined in August the equipment did not require an export license and will be shipping the  [Read More…]

Kirin 990 5G: Huawei launches Mate 30 series processor

New processor boasts gains in AI and 5G performance.

What you need to know Huawei has announced the processor that will power its next flagship Mate 30 series of phones. It boasts 10.3bn transistors, 2.3Gbps download speeds and a 16-core GPU, among other upgrades. We’ll see it first in the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro, launching September 19.

As is traditional before the launch of a new Mate phone, Huawei has today unveiled the chipset that’ll  [Read More…]

Huawei unveils refreshed P30 Pro with new design, colors, and Android 10

‘New’ P30 Pro in Misty Lavender and Mystic Blue unveiled at IFA, along with EMUI 10 update.

What you need to know There are two new colors for the Huawei P30 Pro, each with a Pixel-style two-tone finish on the back. The new colors coincide with the P30 Pro’s EMUI 10 software update, based on Android 10. We’re still expecting the new Mate 30 series from Huawei in late September.

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Huawei Watch GT 2 rumored to launch with GPS and slimmer bezels

It seems Huawei’s in-house OS flavored watches have performed well enough to warrant a refresh.

What you need to know The device codenamed “Latona” won’t be running Wear OS. It will have a 445 mAh battery, stand-alone GPS, heart rate monitor, and slimmer bezels. Unclear whether or not the watch will have LTE or not.

In 2015, Huawei made one of the most popular Android watches in the aptly named Watch. Now, we’re learning more about the  [Read More…]

The Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro will launch September 19 in Munich

What you need to know The Huawei Mate 30 and 30 Pro will launch on September 19 The launch event will be in Munich. It’s still unclear whether the Mate 30 series will launch with Android.

We already know quite a bit about the Huawei Mate 30 series, including its design and circular camera arrangement. We’ve heard reports that it hasn’t been cleared to launch with Google services, which could spell doom for its distribution outside of China.  [Read More…]

The Huawei Mate 30 might not run Android

The U.S. blacklist strikes again.

What you need to know A new report indicates that the Huawei Mate 30 will ship without Android. New Huawei phones cannot use a licensed version of Android. Instead, the Mate 30 will likely run Huawei’s own HarmonyOS.

Huawei’s next flagship series, the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro, are expected to be announced on September 18. The rumor mill has been hinting at things like a large notch and four rear  [Read More…]