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Huawei announces P8 Lite (2017) to be with1080p screen and Kirin 655

huawei-p8-lite-2017Huawei P8 Lite (2017) is the latest smartphone unveiled by the Chinese manufacturer and is coming soon in quite a few European markets. This new Lite model is strangely named as a successor to the two-year-old P8 Lite even though it also improves on the P9 Lite.

The new P8 Lite (2017) packs a 5.2″ IPS display of 1080p resolution and comes wrapped into a nicely looking glossy shell. The design is unlike anything in the P8 and P9 series, but very similar to a few Honor handsets of late. (more…)

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Honor Note 8 is now official: 6.6″ QuadHD AMOLED

Honor Note 8The Honor Note 8 has been made official today in China, as promised about a week ago. The high-end phablet from Huawei’s sub-brand joins the likes of Xiaomi Mi Max and Lenovo Phab 2 Pro in an area where the ‘phone’ is starting to lose ground to the ‘tablet’.

The 6.6-inch Honor Note 8 is bigger than those two competitors by some 0.2″ in diagonal, and Huawei has picked 1,440 x 2,560 px as the proper resolution at this size. That results in a 443ppi pixel density by their own calculations – plenty sharp, then. (more…)

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Huawei Maimang 5 is now on the market

Huawei Maimang 5As scheduled, the Huawei Maimang 5 – which was made official last week with SD625 SoC, 5.5-inch full HD display, 16MP camera, and 3,340 mAh battery – is now officially available for purchase in China.

The device, as you might already know, comes in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants. As for price, the former carries a tag of RMB 2,399 (around $360), while the latter costs RMB 2,599 (around $390).

There is still no word on if and when the phone will be officially available for purchase in international markets, although if it does, it might carry a ‘G9’ moniker.

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Honor Note 8 with 6.6-inch 2K display is coming

Honor-Note-8 A new Honor has been spotted on Chinese mobile regulator website, TENAA. The certification is for a device with the model number EDI-AL10, aka as the Honor Note 8.

The phablet is quite a massive one, with a 6.6-inch Quad HD (2K) 1440p OLED display, which means it is bigger than the Xiaomi Mi Max (6.44″). In fact, the teaser did mock the Mi Max. (more…)

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Huawei Maimang 5 with 5.5-inch Display, 4GB RAM, 16MP 4K Camera launched

huawei-Maimang-5Huawei Maimang 5 has become official today. This is the successor to the Maimang 4 – and since that model went on sale outside of China as the Huawei G8, we assume the new handset might be known as the G9 in other countries. A G9 lite has already been outed, so this would complement that nicely in the company’s international portfolio.

The Maimang 5 has a 5.5-inch 1080p IPS LCD touchscreen, a 16 MP rear camera with dual-LED flash and 4K video recording support, an 8 MP selfie cam, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625 at the helm (with a 2 GHz octa-core Cortex-A53 CPU), 3 or 4GB of RAM, 32 or 64GB of expandable storage, 4G, and a 3,340 mAh battery. (more…)

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