Huawei launches accidental protection plans for Huawei and Honor smartphones in India

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Huawei today has announced affordable protection plans for Huawei and Honor smartphones. It has partnered with OneAssist, ubiquitous platform for assistance and protection programs to provide these plans to consumers in India. The new protection plan is available on all smartphones available on Amazon.in. Continue reading “Huawei launches accidental protection plans for Huawei and Honor smartphones in India”

Honor 7X Android Oreo update with EMUI 8.0 finally starts rolling out to everyone in India

Huawei’s Honor brand confirmed Android Oreo update to several devices including the Honor 7X recently. It even started beta testing the Oreo update for the phone in March, before the stable roll out. The company started rolling out the update in batches in India for couple of weeks. Now the company has rolled out the update for all the users in the country. Continue reading “Honor 7X Android Oreo update with EMUI 8.0 finally starts rolling out to everyone in India”

Honor 7A and 7C with 5.7-inch and 5.99-inch FullView displays, dual rear cameras, Android Oreo launched in India starting at Rs. 8999

Huawei’s Honor brand just launched the Honor 7A and Honor 7C , the company’s latest budget smartphones in the ‘7 series’ in India, as it had promised. Both the phones have a 5.7-inch and 5.99-inch 18:9 FullView 2.5D curved glass displays, respectively, come with a 13-megapixel rear camera along with a 2-megapixel secondary camera to capture depth information in portrait shots. There is also an 8-megapixel front camera with LED flash on both the phones. Continue reading “Honor 7A and 7C with 5.7-inch and 5.99-inch FullView displays, dual rear cameras, Android Oreo launched in India starting at Rs. 8999”

Honor Play 7 with 5.45-inch 18:9 FullView display, Android 8.1 announced

Huawei’s Honor Brand has introduced Honor Play 7, which is the company’s latest budget smartphone in China. It was certified last month, and packs a 5.45-inch HD+ display, is powered by  MediaTek MT6739 SoC with 2GB RAM, comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera, both with LED flash. Continue reading “Honor Play 7 with 5.45-inch 18:9 FullView display, Android 8.1 announced”

Honor 7C with 5.99-inch 18:9 FullView display, Snapdragon 450, dual rear cameras launching in India on May 22 [Update: Honor 7A as well exclusively on Flipkart]

Flipkart has confirmed that Honor 7A will also launch in India alongside the Honor 7C next Tuesday. It was introduced in China last month at 799 yuan (US$ 126 / Rs. 8,250 approx.) for the 2GB RAM with 32GB storage version with single rear camera and 999 yuan (US$ 158 / Rs. 10,315 approx.) for the 3GB RAM with 32GB version with dual rear cameras. We should know the pricing for India in a couple of days. Check out the specifications below. Continue reading “Honor 7C with 5.99-inch 18:9 FullView display, Snapdragon 450, dual rear cameras launching in India on May 22 [Update: Honor 7A as well exclusively on Flipkart]”

Honor 10 with 5.84-inch FHD+ 19:9 display, 6GB RAM, dual rear AI cameras launched in India for Rs. 32999

Huawei’s Honor brand just launched its flagship Honor 10 smartphone for global markets, including India at an event in London,as it had promised. It was announced in in China last month and packs a 5.84-inch Full HD+ 2.5D curved glass display with a notch, 19:9 aspect ratio and 82.6% screen-to-body ratio, is powered by an Octa-Core HiSilicon Kirin 970 10nm SoC with i7 co-processor and runs Android 8.1 (Oreo) with EMUI 8.1 on top. Continue reading “Honor 10 with 5.84-inch FHD+ 19:9 display, 6GB RAM, dual rear AI cameras launched in India for Rs. 32999”

Huawei Watch 2 2018 water-resistant Wear OS smartwatch with 1.2-inch AMOLED display, eSIM support surfaces

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Huawei is expected to launch the new Watch 2 2018 edition sometime this year, and today the wearable has surfaced on the internet, thanks to famous leakster Evan Blass. It will sport a 1.2-inch AMOLED display and will be powered by the Snapdragon 2100. It will also come with eSIM support, which will be the only change compared to the last year’s model. Continue reading “Huawei Watch 2 2018 water-resistant Wear OS smartwatch with 1.2-inch AMOLED display, eSIM support surfaces”

Huawei to launch BTC bitcoin wallet on its App Store

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Huawei is teaming up with BTC.com to roll out bitcoin wallet to its app store. The AppGallery will be pre-installed on all new Huawei and Honor phones and rolled out to other devices in the second quarter. This app will allow consumers to hold virtual currencies.  Continue reading “Huawei to launch BTC bitcoin wallet on its App Store”

Huawei Y3 (2018) Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone announced

Huawei has announced Y3 (2018), the company’s first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone. It packs a 5-inch FWVGA display, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek processor with 1GB RAM, has an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Continue reading “Huawei Y3 (2018) Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphone announced”

Honor 10 with 5.84-inch FHD+ display, 6GB RAM, dual rear cameras launching in India exclusively on Flipkart on May 15 [Update: Available from May 16 midnight]

Flipkart has once again confirmed that the phone will go on sale  starting midnight on May 16 2018, a day after the launch. Honor is also offering live stream of the event starting from 2PM BST (6:30 PM IST) on May 15th.

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Honor 7S with 5.45-inch 18:9 FullView display, face unlock surfaces, gets certified

After the introduction of Honor 7A last month, Huawei’s Honor brand is all set to introduce the Honor 7S smartphone in China as well as Europe soon. Press images and specifications of the phone has surfaced and it has also been certified by TENAA in China with the model number DUA-TL00. This shows the image of the phone without a fingerprint sensor, but it is said to come with face unlock. Continue reading “Honor 7S with 5.45-inch 18:9 FullView display, face unlock surfaces, gets certified”

Huawei patent hints at a smartwatch designed for gaming

According to the listing on World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Huawei has received a patent for a gaming smartwatch. The application was initially filed in December 2017 and follows patents with the Chinese Intellectual Office from 2015 and 2016 for development of the technology. Continue reading “Huawei patent hints at a smartwatch designed for gaming”

Honor 8 Pro gets Face Unlock, AR Lens, Idea VoLTE and more via OTA update in India

Honor roll out Android 8.0 Oreo update for the Honor 8 Pro in India back in February that brought several new features including option to make VoLTE calls on Vodafone and Jio. Today the company has pushed a new update that adds Face unlock, AR Lens for the camera as well as VoLTE support for Idea Cellular, which started rolling out VoLTE services for consumers earlier this week. Continue reading “Honor 8 Pro gets Face Unlock, AR Lens, Idea VoLTE and more via OTA update in India”

Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite go on sale exclusively on Amazon India with launch offers

Huawei launched the P20 Pro, flagship smartphone and the P20 Lite in India last week. As promised, both the smartphones went on sale in the country today exclusively on Amazon.in for Rs. 64,999 and Rs. 19,999, respectively with several launch offers. Continue reading “Huawei P20 Pro and P20 Lite go on sale exclusively on Amazon India with launch offers”