Huawei’s Mate 30 Series Leaks in Its Entirety Days Before the Official Launch Event

The Huawei Mate 30 launch is set for September 19, but the entire line up has leaked ahead of the event in Munich. Read More >>

Huawei Considering Licensing All of Its 5G Patents in Effort to Avoid Ban in the West

With a ban that will effectively prevent Huawei from doing business with U.S. companies set to go into effect in November, it seems Huawei has come up with an idea that could potentially allow it to maintain a foothold in western markets: a one-time licensing deal that would give a buyer unlimited access to Huawei’s current 5G patents and tech. Read More >>

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IFA 2019: The Very Best Stuff We Saw at IFA

Gizmodo took an aeroplane to Berlin this year, searching for some wacky Euro tech at IFA. What we found instead was a handful of incredibly cool gadgets. Sure, we saw some weird stuff, too. But the very best stuff is even more fun. Read More >>

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Foldable Showdown: Samsung Galaxy Fold Vs Huawei Mate X

It was unclear whether foldables would be a significant part of the conversation at IFA this year... until both Samsung and Huawei came in swinging with both of their bendy devices. Read More >>

Huawei Confirms Google Apps Won’t Be Available On Mate 30

Huawei has confirmed at the 2019 IFA conference in Berlin that although the Mate 30 series will come with Android 10 pre-installed, the devices will not host any Google apps when the phone launches on September 19. Read More >>

IFA 2019: The Foldable Mate X Could Arrive as Early as Next Month, Says Huawei’s Richard Yu

Ever since the Galaxy Fold release date was pushed back, people have been asking about how that would affect the launch of the Huawei Mate X. Originally slated to arrive in June, the phone was quietly put on hiatus without much information on when it might eventually be released. But, according to Richard Yu, the man behind Huawei's mobile division, it could arrive as early as next month. Read More >>

IFA 2019: Huawei’s Other Big IFA Reveal is an Airpod Clone

So aside from the reveal of the Kirin 990, what else does Huawei have in store for us this year? Well it's not the Mate 30 series - - that gets its own launch at the end of the month--its a pair of wireless earbuds that look very much like Apple's Airpods. Read More >>

IFA 2019: Huawei’s Kirin 990 is All About Sticking AI and 5G Into One Teeny Chip

Most tech companies won't develop their own chips, instead opting for something built by Qualcomm, Intel, or the like. Most tech companies aren't Huawei, and Huawei is all about building its own chips and using them to try and one-up everyone else. The newly-announced Kirin 990 is no exception. Read More >>

Huawei Announces Mate 30 Launch Date And We Have No Idea What To Expect

Despite potentially lacking Android and almost-definitely lacking Google apps, Huawei has announced the launch of its Mate 30 series. Read More >>

Google Confirms That Huawei’s Mate 30 Won’t Have Google Apps

Google has confirmed that Huawei's upcoming flagship phone, the Mate 30 pro, won't have access to its apps or the Play Store. Read More >>

The UK is Urged to Make Up its Bloody Mind About Huawei Before the End of the Year

Another day, another ridiculous Huawei development - or non-development. The UK is ploughing ahead with 5G and needs to make a decision on Huawei's involvement by the end of the year. Read More >>

Huawei is in Talks to Launch a ‘Pilot Program’ Using Russian OS as Replacement for Android

After being placed on a so-called Entity List by the U.S. federal government, severely restricting its access to American technology, Chinese tech giant and world’s second-largest smartphone manufacturer Huawei is investigating using the Russian-made Aurora operating system as a replacement for Google’s Android OS on its mobile devices, Reuters reported on Monday. Read More >>

Huawei Mate X Will Feature the Company’s New Kirin 990 Chipset

Huawei's Yanmin Wang, president of CEE, Nordic and Canadian Regions of Huawei’s Consumer Business Group, has confirmed that the upcoming Mate X will feature the Kirin 990 chipset. Read More >>

Huawei Mate 30 Will Have Android Thanks to Temporary Licence

The U.S. Commerce Department of Commerce has confirmed that Huawei will be given an extra 90 days before being added to its Commerce Entity List. Read More >>

Report: Huawei Could Get 90 More Days to Buy American Parts to Fill Pre-Blacklist Orders

Though US trade sanctions are still in effect, Huawei Technologies will have an additional 90 days to buy from American companies so it can wrap up work with existing customers, according to a Reuters report. Read More >>