Huawei’s 2019 Y9 – First Look

Huawei’s new Y9 (2019) features a massive 6.5″ display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340. The device packs an octa-core processor (Hisilicon Kirin 710 – 2.2 GHz quad-core, 1.7 GHz quad-core) paired with a 4 or 6 GB RAM, and a 64 or 128 GB storage. The Y9 is priced at about $270Continue reading “Huawei’s 2019 Y9 – First Look”

Huawei surpassed Apple in sales – becoming the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer!

Just as expected and explained earlier in a previous post, Huawei did exceed Apple in global sales recently (according to counterpoint). This might not remain the case, as Apple’s new iPhones will probably return Huawei to its third position. Becoming the world’s second-largest smartphone manufacturer, even for a brief moment, indicates that the company’s goalContinue reading “Huawei surpassed Apple in sales – becoming the world’s second largest smartphone manufacturer!”

Mobile AI processor by Huawei

At IFA 2017, Huawei announced the launch of the Kirin 970, its new SoC (System on a Chip) with AI capabilities, which the company is promoting as a mobile AI computing platform. The Kirin 970 is powered by an 8-core CPU and a 12-core GPU. It features a dedicated Neural Processing Unit (NPU), which when comparedContinue reading “Mobile AI processor by Huawei”

Huawei is on the rise!

The smartphone industry has been divided between two players (at least that is how many saw it), Samsung and Apple, for many years now. What am I talking about? If you’ve lived in the Middle East, you would have realized that to most people, smartphones mean either a Galaxy or an iPhone. That has beenContinue reading “Huawei is on the rise!”

Huawei Lebanon fails in their marketing

Huawei Lebanon has been strongly pushing the P10 and P10 plus smartphones since their release. Their social media campaigns focused on promoting both devices through the use of a certain Lebanese professional photographer. It’s all been good until they released their latest promotional video. The ad is basically the same professional photographer, taking photos, speaking aboutContinue reading “Huawei Lebanon fails in their marketing”

Huawei Honor 8 Pro Leaked!

The Huawei Honor 8 Pro that is set to launch on April 5th in the US, has been leaked on the Russian Huawei website. The page provided full details of the specifications and the design of the device, which looks amazing. As detailed in the leaks, the device will be powered by an octa-core KirinContinue reading “Huawei Honor 8 Pro Leaked!”

Huawei P10 and P10 Plus: two of the best devices from MWC

The P9 from Huawei last year received many good reviews. Actually, it would be more accurate to say that Huawei’s 2016 smartphones had many good reviews, which included the honor 8, P9, and Mate 8. Here’s a look at the specs of the P10 and P10 Plus, 2 of the best devices launched at MWCContinue reading “Huawei P10 and P10 Plus: two of the best devices from MWC”

MWC 2017!

If you’re a tech geek like me, then chances are you’ve been waiting for this event since the beginning of the year! MWC arrived this year with many interesting announcements, from companies such as Samsung, LG, Sony, Huawei, Blackberry, and most importantly NOKIA! Here’s a list of some of the devices that I have foundContinue reading “MWC 2017!”