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The Honor 5X is finally receiving an update to Android Marshmallow, updating its EMUI to version 4.0. The update will arrive OTA or can be downloaded via the web and manually installed.
Huawei is reportedly creating its own mobile OS with a development team based in Scandinavia that includes former Nokia employees, in an effort to reduce its reliance on Android.
At Huawei's MateBook event yesterday, the firm noted that while it's successful in China - as well as other markets - its brand is not known in the United States, and the company plans to change that.
The Honor 5C features a "diamond-polished, aircraft-grade aluminum-alloy body topped by a scratch-resistant anodized coating", among other things - and it's now available to buy in European markets.
Huawei held an event today in New York to show off its new MateBook. There, the firm announced that the 2-in-1 device will be available for pre-order from Microsoft Stores today.
Despite rumors that HTC would the only company responsible for this year's Nexus phones, Huawei has announced it's working on at least one Nexus handset, looking to recreate last year's 6P success.
Huawei's Honor brand is hosting a "virtual launch event" later this month, where it says it will unveil a new product that delivers "a new definition of fast, robust and affordable, all in one".
Buyers of Huawei's Honor 5X and 7 smartphones in certain markets can try out the devices with the option of returning them within 60 days for a full refund, with free delivery and pick-up.
Huawei alleges that Samsung has infringed its patents in various 4G technologies, and operating system and user interface elements, in its smartphones - but another claim remains secret for now.
Windows phones now account for just 0.7% of the worldwide smartphone market - down from 2.5% a year ago - and it appears that as few as 100,000 non-Lumia Windows phones were sold in Q1 of this year.
IDC has released its latest quarterly market share report for tablets, which has revealed a huge fall in shipments mainly due to lack of interest among consumers for these portable devices.
Huawei is having a very busy first half of 2016 with many smartphone launches and the company doesn't plan to stop, as it has just launched the Honor 5C with its in-house developed Kirin SoC.
Huawei has dominated headlines with the release of the Nexus 6P, Mate 8, P9 and P9 Plus. But during the same time, Huawei has also introduced the GX8 - a handset that could redefine the mid-range.
Judging from a recent announcement made at a press event in Shanghai, Huawei is apparently looking to join the virtual reality race with a headset that can be used with its latest flagship phone.
Although it's been out for a year, the Huawei Watch is one of the more unique Android Wear watches available. A new update has breathed new life into it and we give our first impressions.
If you want to try your luck, Huawei is now blowing out the Honor 5X for a $1. The promotion will continue for the next 11 hours and will be available directly from the Honor website.
Huawei debuts its third iteration in the TalkBand lineup, the TalkBand B3. The Bluetooth earpiece doubles a a wearable that can track sleep, activities such as running and cycling, and much more.
Huawei had an event today where they announced a duo of new phones, the 5.2" P9 and the 5.5" P9 Plus, promising a sleek design. The devices will be made available next month in select markets.
If you've been on the edge about Huawei's budget friendly Honor 5X, now might be a good time to pick one up. The handset has been reduced by $25, bringing the price down to $174.99.
Huawei's Honor 5X is a middle of the road handset that offers the luxury of a metal frame and other high-end amenities. But can it succeed in offering a premium experience for $200?
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Huawei has sent out invites to a media event in London on April 6, where it's likely to unveil its new P9 Android flagship phones, featuring dual-12MP Leica cameras, along with other high-end specs.
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For those who can't wait to get their hands on the new Huawei P9, you are one step closer, with unofficial photos being leaked. Read on for a closer look, as well as detailed specs for the new phone.
Samsung's dual-edge display, made popular by the Galaxy S6 edge, will reportedly be seen on upcoming devices from various Chinese manufacturers such as Vivo, Xiaomi and Huawei.
Huawei is the latest manufacturer to build a device in the same vein as Microsoft's latest Surface tablets. Check out our hands-on first impressions of Huawei's stylish, ultra-thin Windows 10 2-in-1.
Huawei launched a new convertible device today at Mobile World Congress, the MateBook. Starting at $699/€799, the device comes in Core m3, m5, and m7 configurations and two colors: grey and golden.
Mobile World Congress - the biggest event in the mobile industry calendar - is upon us once again, and Neowin is there too. Check out some of the devices that are expected to appear in the week ahead.
Huawei's press invitation for its Mobile World Congress event in Barcelona teases a device with a stylus, which many are speculating to be part of a new Windows 10 hybrid device.
Huawei's GX8 made its debut last week, but is now available to purchase at more retailers. The handset will retail for $349.99 and be available in Horizon Gold, Space Grey and Mystic Champagne.
Samsung sit atop the global smartphone shipment vendor list, but their dominance in China has been hit hard by companies like Huawei and Xaiomi, being pushed from the top five altogether.
Huawei's first smartphone aimed at the US market under its Honor brand, the 5X, was announced at CES earlier this month and can now be ordered from the company's website for just $199
The IDC has released smartphone shipment figures for 2015. While Samsung and Apple top the chart at one and two respectively, the surprising winner for the year is Huawei.
It looks like Huawei is on a roll in 2016, with plans to unveil two new handsets under its 'Honor' brand early next week. The event is to take place on January 28th.
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Huawei announced its latest handset, the Mate 8, that will be offered in both a 3GB and 4GB model. The 6-inch phablet sounds large, but in reality is a elegant handset that sits well in hand.
Although the honor 5X debuted last November in China, the 5.5" all metal smartphone featuring a Snapdragon 615 octa-core chip, 2GB RAM and a fingerprint reader is now heading to the US for $199.
The Nexus 6P - Google's high-end Android handset, built by Huawei - has previously been seen in gold, but only as a 'Special Edition'. Now, though, the gold model is becoming more widely available.
The Mate 7 was a large phablet that brought many innovations when it was released in 2014. Today, Huawei has announced the successor, the Mate 8, featuring an octa-core Kirin 950 processor.
Huawei has doubled down on the smartwatch segment, announcing two new devices which it says are designed for women. The watches are elegant, retaining the sense of style from the original Watch.
Several non-Lumia Windows Phones - including some older models from Samsung, HTC and Huawei - have been tracked running Windows 10 Mobile, but that's no guarantee that they'll get official upgrades.
As part of a new festive promotion, you can now get $50 off Google's Android 6.0 Marshmallow flagships, the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P - and you'll even get free next-day shipping.
With specs to rival the competition and a design that has divided opinions online, is Google's new flagship destined to be a hit or a miss? Let's dig a little deeper and find out.
Google has emailed some customers who pre-ordered its new Android flagship, the Nexus 6P, informing them that shipment of their handsets has been delayed by up to two weeks, and offering a $25 refund.
Google is expected to launch the Nexus 6P and 5X flagship devices at its upcoming event. However, now even more details about the former have leaked online, alleging a 3,450 mAh battery and more.
Google's new 5.7-inch 'Nexus 6P' flagship, one of two showcase devices for Android 6.0 Marshmallow, will reportedly offer up to 128GB of storage - but the smaller 'Nexus 5X' may only get 16GB / 32GB.
Google has sent out invites for an event in San Francisco on September 29, at which it will formally launch Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and unveil its new Nexus flagships - hero devices for its new OS.
We already know plenty about Google's new flagship phones - showcase devices for Android 6.0 Marshmallow - but now another detail has emerged: they will reportedly be called 'Nexus 5X' and 'Nexus 6P'.
A new rumor has emerged, claiming that Huawei could be working on a dual-edge screen for its next flagship device slated for 2016. The display could be manufactured by Samsung itself.