HUAWEI Posts on XDA

Here’s how to Access Hidden Settings on your Phone

Depending on what flavor of Android your phone is based on, you might be stuck with a settings page that is... a bit of a mess to say the least. For that reason, Google introduced a search feature in the settings app starting with Android 5.0 Lollipop. However, there are a few settings screens that are inaccessible...

Android Nougat Beta Build for the Huawei P9 is Available – Get it Now!

Correction: The Nougat beta build seems to currently only be for the Huawei P9. We will be on the lookout for beta builds dropped for other Huawei devices and will update the article if we come across any. Android Nougat's fifth developer preview was recently released for Nexus devices, but for the past few months owners of...

Huawei Phones Disable Logcat, here’s how to Restore Access

While I was helping XDA Recognized Developer and fellow Portal Writer GermainZ debug a new app we've been working on (which we think you guys will love), I needed to collect and read a logcat to figure out where things were going wrong. On my phone, I went ahead and installed MatLog by XDA Junior Member plusCubed so...

honor 8 Coming with 5.2″ FHD Display and Kirin 950 SoC for $300

In an event in China, honor has taken the wraps off the honor 8, a device that is a stepped down version from the higher specced honor V8 that was unveiled a while back. The design of the device falls on the popular metal frame and glass back archetype that many premium phones adopt. The honor 8...

XDA Friday 7/8/16

OnePlus 3 XDA Review: OnePlus Paints the Perfect Canvas for the Spec-Hungry Tinkerer You do not want to miss this awesome review of the OnePlus 3. This article goes into more detail than my father does when he's pointing out all of my flaws. Samsung Introduces UFS-Based Memory Cards with Up to 256GB Capacity New super fast memory...

Huawei Posts Implied P9 Camera Sample… EXIF Data Shows it Was Taken with Canon 5D Mark III

Marketing is a double-edged sword, and many companies has been on the receiving end of it. Don't believe us? Ask OnePlus Huawei about it! The latest gaffe that the Android world is seeing comes to us courtesy of Huawei and one of their particular image posts on Google+ that was made to market and advertise the Huawei...

Honor Launch the V8, Use Same Dual-Cameras as Huawei P9

Huawei's brand Honor has announced their latest addition to their lineup, continuing with the great value for money they have come to be known for with a starting price of just $352. George Zhao president of Honor took to the stage to introduce the device featuring the same dual-camera set up as the Huawei P9...

Chinese OEMs in the West: Can They Capture both the Mainstream and Enthusiasts?

Chinese OEMs are no stranger to North America, but it wasn’t until a few years ago that they really started breaking into our higher-end smartphone market. Until then, offerings from major brands such as Samsung, LG, Sony, and HTC have been dominating the smartphone space. In fact, the same handful of smartphone brands have been available...

Huawei Announces the Dual-Camera P9 and P9 Plus

At an event in London, Huawei took the wraps off the P9 and the P9 Plus. This follows along a long list of spec leaks for the devices, and they are exactly what we came to expect by the end. Starting off with the design, both devices have unibody builds made out of metal, and these...

Huawei MateBook Hands On at MWC 2016

In case you missed it, Mobile World Congress 2016 is happening and many companies are making announcements. XDA TV Host TK is on site checking out all the excitement. A 2 in 1 device to unseat the Microsoft Surface was announced by Chinese vendor Huawei. In this video TK talks about the specs of the...

Huawei Launch The MateBook Hybrid Tablet

Huawei has launched The MateBook at MWC this morning. The hybrid tablet is Huawei's first venture into the field, and is running Windows 10 Home or Professional depending on the model and comes with a stylus, case and dock (all sold separately). Also included is a cleverly hidden finger print sensor between the volume keys and...

The New Mid-Range: Things I Learned from the honor 5X

A few weeks ago we published our full review of the Honor 5X, where we documented all of our findings and plenty of thoughts on Huawei’s first phone aimed at the U.S, which you can find here. Since then, I’ve been carrying the honor 5X in my second pocket. This is something I alluded to in...