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Huawei Mate 30 series may come with 25W wireless charging

According to rumours, the upcoming Mate 30 could debut on September 19, which is earlier than usual.

Aug 16, 2019, 14:39 PM IST

Huawei Y9 Prime takes on Vivo S1 in mid-range segment

In terms of design aesthetics, the Huawei Y9 Prime wins, thanks to the brand's legacy of bringing brilliantly designed phones into the market.

Aug 14, 2019, 15:16 PM IST

Honor set to refresh X series with new camera tech in India

The handset maker is now mulling joining the pop-up selfie camera bandwagon as it aims to capture 10 per cent market share in India by 2020.

Aug 14, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

Huawei outsells smartphone rivals in China, tightens market grip amid US spat

Huawei, which was put on a trade blacklist by the United States since mid-May and was virtually barred from doing business there even earlier, shipped 37.3 million smartphones in China in the three months ended June, up 31% year-on-year, according to market research firm Canalys.

Jul 30, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Huawei to introduce Mate 20 X 5G on July 26

Since the phone is 5G, one can expect unveiling of the 5G network in China that should appear first in major cities like Shanghai, Beijing and Shenzhen, news portal GSMArena reported on Monday.

Jul 23, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Huawei to lay off hundreds of workers in US

Huawei is planning to lay off workers at a research facility called Futurewei Technologies that employs 850 people in research labs including in Texas, California and Washington state.

Jul 15, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Sony working on new foldable phone: Reports

Meanwhile, Apple is working on a new 5G-enabled iPad with a foldable display.

Jul 08, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Huawei's Honor 20 series smartphones to get Android Q updates

Honor had launched Honor 20 series smartphones on Android Pie platform in India after US ban came into effect.

Jun 27, 2019, 17:16 PM IST

DoT alone will not take call on Huawei: Telecom Secy

China on Thursday urged India to make an "independent judgement" about Huawei's operations in the country without being guided by the US ban on the Chinese telecom giant's products and provide an "unbiased and non-discriminatory" environment for the Chinese businesses.

Jun 21, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

DCC clears spectrum allocation norms for 5G trials; decision on Huawei expected soon

A decision on the contentious issue of the use of Huawei equipment in telecom infrastructure, particularly for futuristic 5G networks, is expected to be taken soon, said a senior government official who did not wish to be named.

Jun 14, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

Samsung struggles to make global strategy amid US-China trade war

According to industry tracker Strategy Analytics, Samsung shipped 71.8 million units of smartphones or 21.7 per cent of the total in the January-March period, with it is market share falling 8 per cent from a year earlier.

Jun 13, 2019, 17:50 PM IST

Facebook suspends pre-installing app on Huawei phones

Customers who already have Huawei phones will still be able to use its apps and receive updates, Facebook told Reuters. But new Huawei phones will no longer be able to have Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram apps pre-installed.

Jun 07, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Hancock says UK can't ban Huawei until British replacement is found

In a speech at the Policy Exchange thinks tank set for Wednesday, Hancock will point to the UK`s defence industry as proof of what can be done by a government prepared to create the right market conditions, the newspaper said, citing prepared remarks.

Jun 05, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Global smartphone shipments may decline 3.1% in 2019

This is slightly below 2018's shipments that touched 1.39 billion.

Jun 04, 2019, 15:28 PM IST

Hope govt takes independent decision on Huawei, says India CEO

Last month, the Trump administration had placed Huawei and its affiliates on a blacklist, a move that essentially banned the Chinese telecom equipment company from purchasing parts and components from American firms without the US government approval.

Jun 04, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

Huawei launches 5G lab in South Korea, but keeps event low-key after US ban

The Chinese tech giant, the world`s top producer of telecoms equipment, said it planned to invest about $5 million in the lab in the Junggu district of Seoul. It did not provide any more details on the location and did not invite media to the launch.

May 30, 2019, 10:17 AM IST

Huawei challenges legality of US defence bill as sanctions fight ramps up

The motion, filed late on Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, asks to declare the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) unconstitutional in an update to a lawsuit brought by Huawei in March.

May 29, 2019, 12:16 PM IST

Huawei shipments could fall by up to a quarter this year

Smartphone shipments at Huawei, the world`s second-largest smartphone maker by volume, could tumble between 4% and 24% in 2019 if the ban stays put, according to Fubon Research and Strategy Analytics.

May 25, 2019, 10:07 AM IST

Possibility of including Huawei in trade deal with China: Trump

The world's two largest economies are locked in a trade war since Trump imposed heavy tariffs on imported steel and aluminium items from China in March last year. In response, China imposed tit-for-tat tariffs on billions of dollars worth of American imports.

May 24, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Huawei says will continue support for smartphones and tablets

This comes after Google said it would comply with an order barring the Chinese company from updates to its Android operating system.

May 20, 2019, 15:05 PM IST