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Huawei is an electronics company headquartered in China. They entered the Android ecosystem in 2009 with the Huawei U8220. The company is know for its P and Mate series. Huawei devices run the company’s EMUI software. Visit the Huawei forums.

Apple iPhone 12, Huawei Mate 40 Pro, Lenovo Legion Phone, and OPPO Reno4 5G series forums are now open

Well, whew. Techtober is still at full steam, and we have started to see several exciting technology announcements in the last few weeks. Apple's iPhone 12 lineup brings 5G to the mainstream and also brings several generational improvements over the previous iPhone 11 series. The Huawei Mate 40 Pro shows that the company can still...

Googlefier lets you easily install Google apps on Huawei and Honor devices

It's no surprise that many new Huawei and Honor devices launched in the past year don't come with Google Mobile Services (GMS) preinstalled. Take, for example, the new Mate 40 series: While Huawei once again succeeded in packing stellar camera hardware, it's hard to recommend it to the average user since it lacks GMS. Although...

Huawei launches Petal Maps and transforms Petal Search into a Google Lens alternative

Huawei has been doubling down on its own app ecosystem alternatives to Google's GMS, with its solutions taking the form of HMS and HMS Core, AppGallery, and Petal Search. Of these, Petal Search is relatively the newest addition, with an initial goal of serving as a search engine and augmenting the Huawei AppGallery for app...

Huawei announces the Porsche Design Watch GT 2, FreeBuds Studio headphones, and EyeWear II smart glasses

In a launch event today, Huawei announced a bunch of new accessories alongside the launch of the flagship Huawei Mate 40 series. These products include the new Porsche Edition Watch GT 2, the FreeBuds Studio over-ear headphones, and Huawei x Gentle Monster Eyewear II smart glasses.Porsche Design Huawei Watch GT 2 The Porsche Design Huawei Watch...

Huawei announces the Mate 40 Series with the 5nm Kirin 9000

Despite all odds stacked against it, Huawei recently hosted its Smart Life event for 2020 where it unveiled a host of new devices. During the event, the company unveiled the new Huawei EyeWear II, FreeBuds Studio, Porsche Design Huawei Watch GT2, and the Huawei Mate 40 Series. The Huawei Mate 40 Series consists of 4...

Huawei Mate 40 Pro Hands-on: Another low light and zooming powerhouse

The Huawei Mate 40 Pro is arguably the most intriguing smartphone launch of the year, what with it being potentially the very last Huawei phone to use a Kirin chip due to ongoing U.S. sanctions that prevent most of the world's chipmakers, including Huawei's longtime partner TSMC, from supplying silicon for Huawei. But even without the...

Huawei Mate 40 Pro leak reveals 5nm Kirin 9000 SoC, circular camera bump, and curved display

Huawei is all set to launch what is widely believed to be the Chinese giant’s last flagship smartphone lineup for some time: the Mate 40 series. The company has already confirmed a launch event for October 22, where it’s expected to unveil two new smartphones: the Mate 40 and Mate 40 Pro. Now ahead of...

Huawei Freebuds Studio headphones leak ahead of Mate 40 launch

Embattled Chinese tech manufacturer Huawei is set to announce the Freebuds Studio, its first premium over-ear wireless headphones, alongside next week's Mate 40 phone range. Despite the name, the Huawei Freebuds Studio are definitely not earbuds, but rather a high-end pair of Bluetooth headphones, seemingly meant to ape the success of Apple's Beats. Don’t expect a...

Huawei reportedly looking to sell part of Honor’s smartphone business

To say that Huawei is going through a rough patch would be an understatement. The sanctions imposed by the US government have been getting tighter, and the relief that was afforded is running out. An Android OEM that was once at the helm of technological innovation in the flagship space, is now forced to consider...

The Huawei Mate 40 series is launching on October 22

So here's some news that you've already heard: Huawei is preparing to launch new flagship smartphones, and they will be called the Huawei Mate 40 series. We also know the United States is giving Huawei a very hard time, meaning that this might very well be the last "normal" Huawei smartphone as the company keeps...

The popular Moovit transit app lands on Huawei’s AppGallery

Huawei's AppGallery is the company's homegrown alternative to the Google Play Store. It comes preloaded on all new Huawei and Honor devices, but it offers a significantly smaller collection of apps. To remedy this, Huawei has been making constant efforts to bring more developers to the platform. And developers have taken notice. Over the last...

These are the Best Android Phones to buy in 2020

One of the best things about being an Android user is that there are so many options to choose from. While an iPhone user may have two to three viable options anytime they're looking to upgrade phones, we Android fans have dozens – and they come in all shapes and sizes, with software and features...