HUAWEI Posts on XDA

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.

LineageOS 18.1 based on Android 11 is here for nearly 60 devices

There is no dearth of custom ROM choices in the aftermarket development scene, but if there’s one that we could consider to be “the biggest” of them all, then that would be LineageOS. There are so many reasons why the LineageOS project is loved by the community, and it's not just for all the features that...

Huawei’s digital Assistant adds esports integration, starting with CS:GO, LoL, and Dota 2

Huawei is teaming up with popular sports and analytics provider SofaScore to let esports fans access live scores, results, and news from major gaming events right from their home screen. The new feature comes as an integration inside the Huawei Assistant. If you have a Huawei phone and has Huawei Assistant set as your default assistant,...

Huawei will charge Samsung and Apple for every smartphone sold using its 5G patents

Huawei is widely known as one of the world's largest brands selling smartphones and other consumer electronics. Comparatively, fewer people know of Huawei as China's richest technology company and the world's largest manufacturer of telecom equipment. While the US trade ban has suppressed Huawei's presence in the smartphone market, its leading research and innovation in...

Huawei P50 renders showcase pill-shaped camera island, flat display, and more

Although we recently heard rumors about Huawei's plans to sell off its P and Mate series, the company seems to be going full steam ahead with the production of its next flagship P series devices -- the Huawei P50, Huawei P50 Pro, and Huawei P50 Pro Plus. Over the last few months, we have seen...

Huawei is gearing up to launch its Mate Station S desktop PC outside of China

Huawei is reportedly working on launching its first desktop PC outside of its home country. The company launched its first desktop called the MateStation B515 in China last year. Now, it seems that the company is planning on selling the same machine outside of China but with a slight change in design and branding. Dubbed as...

This is our first look at the Huawei P50 Pro and its massive cameras

Huawei is reportedly gearing up to launch the P50 Pro in the coming weeks, but before that happens, a new report has leaked a few details about the device, including some eye-popping photos. Steve Hemmerstoffer of OnLeaks fame shared alleged information about the Huawei P50 Pro, which is said to feature a glass rear panel, metal...

XDA Forums are now open for Redmi Note 10 Pro, Realme X7, Galaxy A32, Galaxy F62, Moto G30 and more

There’s been a flurry of new smartphone launches in the last couple of weeks, with the likes of Xiaomi, Realme, and Samsung bringing their latest budget and mid-range options to the market. To help owners get the most out of their devices and to stay on top of the latest trends and developments, we have...

Huawei is launching its own email service called Petal Mail

Even though Huawei's smartphone business is struggling in the face of continued US sanctions, the company is making constant efforts to provide a well-rounded software experience on its devices. Not only is the company working on a first-party alternative to Android, called Harmony OS, but it has also released a couple of alternatives to Google's...

A Closer Look at What Makes Huawei Mate X2 Unique

Bleeding edge consumer products in a new product category usually take a year or two to find its footing, and that’s looking to be the case with foldable smartphones. Huawei’s third attempt, the Mate X2, is the most polished and impressive foldable smartphone hardware yet, improving on not just Huawei's previous foldables, but one-up the...

EMUI 11 is now rolling out to Huawei P30 and Mate 20 series devices

Huawei first unveiled EMUI 11 at its HDC 2020 event in September last year. Shortly thereafter, the company rolled out the update to the Mate 30 Pro and shared a release roadmap for other devices. The company has managed to stick to the schedule so far and has released EMUI 11 stable updates for the...

Dozens of Huawei and Honor devices with Kirin processors can now be bootloader unlocked

Back in 2018, Huawei caused a massive uproar in the enthusiast community when the Chinese OEM revealed that there won’t be any official bootloader unlock method for its devices. The policy was a pretty big blow to the aftermarket development and modding scene, as the lack of official support for bootloader unlocking would greatly limit...

The Huawei Mate X2 proves that Samsung was right about foldables all along

This week, Huawei launched its third foldable phone, the Mate X2, and it appears to be an awe-inspiring piece of hardware, which is par for the course for Huawei. From the way the hinge folds completely flat, to the less noticeable crease, to the fact Huawei managed to cram a Periscope zoom lens into a...