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Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro with Kirin 970 AI chipset launched

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Huawei has unveiled its new flagship smartphones- Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro. The devices pack Huawei’s own artificial intelligence chip which could help it compete with the likes of Apple and Samsung. Alongside the Mate 10 series, the Porsche Design

Huawei Honor 9i with four cameras launched in India

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Honor, Huawei’s sub-brand, launched its new Honor 9i smartphone in India. The smartphone, priced at Rs 17,999 features dual camera set-ups on both the front and back and sports a full-view display. The device comes in Platinum Gold, Midnight Black and Navy Blue color options

Huawei launches Nova 2i with FullView display

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Huawei has launched the international version of the Maimang 6 smartphone (launched only in China), dubbed as Huawei Nova 2i. The handset will be available in three color variants, namely Aurora Blue, Graphite Black and Prestige Gold. The price and

Huawei launches AI-enabled Kirin 970 phone chip to take on Apple and Samsung

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Huawei is using artificial intelligence features like the instant image recognition to take on Apple and Samsung, as per a Reuters report. Richard Yu, chief executive of Huawei‘s consumer base, revealed a new phone chip that Huawei is betting on

OnePlus 5 gets a tough competitor in Honor 8 Pro

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Amidst all the hype and hoopla regarding OnePlus 5, another Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has launched its much-anticipated device- Honor 8 Pro in India priced at Rs 29,999. The device will be exclusively available to Prime members on Prime Day starting 6

India will host its 1st Mobile World Congress in September

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India will be organising its first mobile congress in September with a special focus on reaching out to the South East Asian markets. “There is Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and an edition in Shanghai. There is nothing in between

Joining Google’s Android Wear 2.0 party, Huawei launches Watch 2 & Watch 2 Classic

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2016 may not have been a great year for the smartwatch segment, but with the arrival of Android Wear 2.0 from Google, other tech companies are joining the party and rolling out their contribution to the market. HTC, who unveiled a smartwatch

iPhone 8 reportedly to feature wireless charging

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Looks like its time up for ‘ports’ in Apple’s iPhone. After the headphone jack, the next in line could be the lightning charging port to bid goodbye to the iconic iPhone. Wondering what makes us say so? Read on. Apple

Huawei usurps Samsung to become world’s most profitable Android device maker

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Samsung’s explosive Galaxy Note 7 are costing dearly to the company as China’s multinational telecommunications Equipment Company Huawei has beaten the South Korean tech giant to become the most profitable Android smartphone manufacturer in the world. Notably, Apple continues to

Apple to open its second R&D centre in China

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After announcing the launch of its first research and development centre in Beijing, Apple has come up with yet another announcement to open its second research and development centre in China in the southern city of Shenzhen. In an attempt

Huawei signs AI research partnership with UC Berkeley with $1 million grant

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Artificial Intelligence is ruling the roost in the tech industry presently. In the latest on that front, Chinese tech company Huawei has partnered up with UC Berkeley with a focus on AI research and the company will be providing the

China’s Huawei to start manufacturing smartphones in India

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As a confirmation of its commitment to the Government of India’s ‘Make in India’ vision, Huawei today announced it will start to manufacture smartphones in India in collaboration with leading Sketch-to-Scale™ solutions provider, Flex. Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister, Information

Apple’s China woes – iOS market share continues to slide down

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Big US tech giants have always had a tough time in China. It’s the same for Cupertino behemoth Apple with things getting only worse. According to the latest figures from Kantar WorldpanelComTech, the market share of iOS for what the

Huawei to start manufacturing handsets in India soon

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Huawei will soon be starting manufacturing handsets in India and would announce its detailed plans in the coming month. Launching Huawei P9, Peter Zhai, President for Huawei India Consumer Business Group on Wednesday said, “Now we already have licenses for

It’s a lost affair for tablets as shipments continue to fall

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It was just a phase and people seem to be moving over it rather quickly. The love for tablets seems to be fading faster than experts expected. As per the latest data released by market researcher IDC on Monday, tablet

Oppo is the reigning smartphone leader in China

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Chinese smartphone brand Oppo is presently leading the home smartphone market of China with 23 percent market share. According to the media report, Oppo is followed by Huawei with 17.4 percent and Vivo with 12 percent. Noticeably, Oppo’s present share

Nokia’s re-entry with Android imminent?

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The return of Nokia to the smartphone fray looks imminent as a report in Nokia Power User indicated that two Nokia-branded Android handsets with the new Nougat version are bound to hit the market in late 2016 or early 2017.

Apple vs Samsung: The race continues….

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It was all about Apple until few months back. Samsung seemed to have lost the race against the US tech titan in the smartphone segment. But seems like tables have turned. South Korean giant registered a surprisingly upbeat financial update

2016 global connectivity index: Digital transformation on rise

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National and economic digitization have witnessed an average improvement of 5 percent across the globe since 2015, according to Huawei’s 2016 Global Connectivity Index (GCI) released yesterday. GCI 2016, Connect where it counts, measures how nations are progressing with digital

Umbo CV Security Cameras to prevent crime

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Umbo CV has raised a $2.8 million in seed round funding for its security cameras based on artificial intelligence to identify suspicious activity, which human guards might miss, and prevent crimes before they happen. The funding was directed by AppWorks