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AppGallery is Huawei’s alternative to Google’s Play Store on Android

Huawei has been in the spotlight in recent months, for reasons that have frankly been out of its control. The trade restrictions that the USA has put on Huawei and its business partners such as Google has deeply impacted all involved stakeholders. Google had been forced to revoke Huawei's Android license for future smartphones, which...

Honor announces new color for the Honor 20 Pro, AI-Enabled app for the visually impaired, and more at IFA 2019

We're getting into the full swing of IFA 2019 and a bunch of great stuff has already been announced. Honor, of course, is also at the event and they have a few things to share as well. The company isn't announcing a new phone, but they do have a new color for the Honor 20...

A Brief Battery Life Comparison between the Honor 20 Pro and Galaxy S10+

Battery life is always a pressing concern for smartphone users, with survey after survey showing that consumers still want long-lasting batteries out of their new devices. While this sounds like a simple feature, squeezing more out of a phone’s battery requires improvements in hardware as well as software optimizations, meaning tremendous investments. Another great route...

Honor 20 Pro is Now Available in 14 Countries

The Honor 20 was off to a really rocky start with the controversial U.S.A. ban on HUAWEI. While the future of the phone was initially unclear, the planned launch of the phone is now in full swing. As this phone's complicated launch slowly starts to be available around the world, here are all the places...

How does the Honor 20 Pro’s battery perform on a typical day? [VIDEO]

Battery performance is one of those things that's really hard to gauge. It can vary wildly from person to person depending on how the phone is used. Even "scientific" battery tests don't tell the whole story. That's why XDA TV's Adam Conway decided to put the Honor 20 Pro to the test in a typical...

A Brief Comparison of UX Speed and UI Smoothness: Honor 20 Pro, OnePlus 7 Pro and Galaxy S10+

The world of Android prides itself upon the choices it can offer to the end-user, presenting diverse options across the spectrum year after year. While the existence of a choice is good by itself, variations in core hardware can lead to situations where the experience offered by the phones are often not comparable despite the...

How to get the best results from the Honor 20 Pro’s Cameras

Photography is anything but a simple task. Getting good results is part composure, part experience, and part hardware. The mobile phone space has been blowing up over the past few years with fewer and fewer people buying dedicated point and shoot cameras and instead relying on their smartphone. Honor has risen to the task though...

Hands-On with Magic UI 2.1

New FeaturesWallpapers and Icons The latest update to Honor's Magic UI comes with a great selection of wallpaper presets. The selection of icon packs have always left a lot to be desired in Magic UI, and this update is no different. Fortunately, there is a thriving community of artists that create high quality themes for Honor...

The HONOR 20 Pro has the tools to capture great photos in every situation

HONOR is a brand on the rise, pushing the envelope in what you expect from an affordable but still cutting edge name. With the HONOR 20 series being the flagship products of the HONOR brand, HONOR continuously endeavors to improve its photography capabilities to produce images on-par with digital cameras, and successfully make a real...

Giveaway: Win a Huawei MateBook 13 from Pocketnow [US Only]

We talk a lot about smartphones here on XDA, but laptops (and computers in general) are just as important for many people. Earlier this year, Huawei unveiled the Matebook 13 at CES and it was easily one of the nicest-looking laptops at the show. Our friends from Pocketnow are giving away one of these laptops...

Honor 20 Pro is one of the best gaming experiences you can get

The Honor 20 Pro is one of the best gaming devices out there. It’s got the super powerful HiSilicon Kirin 980, Magic UI 2.1 with GPU Turbo 3.0, and even an app assistant feature to push performance to the max. All of this makes for one of the most capable phones you can get for...

Honor 20 Series owners get exclusive Fortnite Wonder Skin

Despite the stiff competition from PUBG Mobile and other third person shooters that have cropped up in the space, Fortnite continues to command a good share of the gamerbase. And now, Epic Games has teamed up with HONOR once again to give users of the Honor 20 series another exclusive skin called "Wonder". Epic Games had...