Huawei G8 officially unveiled, featuring a fingerprint scanner and metal design

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The Huawei G8 has been released in China as a mid-range device with a metal design. The handset comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display and inside sits the Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 SoC and Adreno 405 GPU. The device offers two storage options: one with 16GB of internal storage and 2GB of RAM, the other with 32GB of on-board storage and 3GB of RAM. Both models come with expandable memory up to an additional 64GB.

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Packaging for the Huawei Watch is anything but cheap

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The Huawei Watch remains one of the most talked about Android Wear devices because it has yet to be released after debuting at MWC 2015 in March. Huawei has yet to provide a firm release date or price, but consumers are eagerly awaiting an arrival that should come this fall. Why are people so eager? The Huawei Watch features a premium design unrivaled (so far) by any other Android Wear device. With that premium device, will likely come a high price tag. So Huawei should really be all-in to make it a splashy product.

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China’s Huawei is on track to ship 100 million smartphones in 2015 according to leaked memo

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Huawei is certainly in the news a lot recently; from receiving a green light to manufacture and sell handsets in India, to allegedly producing a Nexus handset for Google as well as receiving more than 9 million pre-orders for its Honor 7 smartphone in China. Today we have news from Reuters that Huawei’s streak of good news is continuing with the report that it is ahead of schedule in meeting its shipping targets for 2015.

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Huawei’s Nexus phone to be powered by Snadragon 810, not Snapdragon 820

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Earlier this week, we passed along a rumor about the upcoming Huawei-made Nexus phone. The upcoming flagship, according to Evan Blass, is allegedly going to come with a 5.7-inch display with Quad HD resolution, a fingerprint scanner and be powered by Qualcomm’s upcoming quad-core Snapdragon 820.

Could the proven source of leaks be wrong? There is one analyst that disagrees with Blass’ note regarding the processor.

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China’s Huawei gets the green-light to manufacture handsets in India

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More and more reports are appearing about Huawei‘s alleged partnership with Google to build one of the next Nexus smartphones, and how its Honor 7 handset reached 9 million pre-orders in just one week. On a less sexy note though, the company is also busy expanding its base of operations in India. The Chinese handset maker applied for a manufacturing license in India 19 months ago, and now we have news that despite national security concerns, security clearance has been awarded to Huawei.

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