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China benefiting from western smartphone sanctions in Russia
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Market share jumped

China's market share in the Russian smartphone market jumped significantly in May as Western manufacturers paused new sales in in Tsar Putin’s kingdom.

Putin might allow software piracy
Published in News
Tuesday, 08 March 2022 11:56

Putin might allow software piracy


Oh those sanctions

After years of making a pretence of being against software piracy, the Russian government is expected to give companies and individuals the right to pirate what they like.

Honor plans a press event at MWC 22
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Tuesday, 01 February 2022 11:10

Honor plans a press event at MWC 22


Mobile World Congress 2022 in person

The world is still being hostage of the Covid 19, now Omicron edition, but tradeshow runners refuse to remain closed and virtual only.

Honor Magic V is the first foldable with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
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7.9-inches main and 6.45-inch cover screen

It was bound to happen and the first Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 foldable phone honor goes to Honor Magic V, a rather neat looking 6.45-inch phone that unfolds into 7.9-inch one.

Honor 50 series to be unveiled on June 16
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At a dedicated event in Shanghai, China

Honor has announced that its upcoming Honor 50 series will be announced on June 16th, at a dedicated event in Shanghai, China.

Honor scores deals with Intel and Qualcomm
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 22 January 2021 11:41

Honor scores deals with Intel and Qualcomm


Now it is free from Huawei

Chinese budget phone maker Honor has signed partnerships with major chip suppliers such as Intel and Qualcomm after being spun off from parent Huawei Technologies.

Huawei wants Honor to be a good rival
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Friday, 27 November 2020 11:57

Huawei wants Honor to be a good rival


Company sells budget brand

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei called on employees of its departing Honor sub-brand to strive to surpass its parent in a farewell speech as the tech giant sells the budget brand to keep its US sanction-hobbled supply chains going.

Huawei might sell Honor smartphone unit
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Thursday, 15 October 2020 11:20

Huawei might sell Honor smartphone unit


Budget phones are probably not worth the limited chips we have 

Huawei is in talks with Digital China Group and other suitors to sell parts of its Honor smartphone unit in a deal that could fetch up to 25 billion yuan ($3.7 billion).

Honor X10 Max 5G arriving on July 2
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Monday, 22 June 2020 10:05

Honor X10 Max 5G arriving on July 2


7.09-inch Display, MediaTek Helio Dimensity 800 Processor

MySmartprice has spotted the Honor X10 Max has now been listed on China’s VMall showing that that the phone has a U-shaped notch on the display and thin bezels around it.

Honor gets a temperature sensor
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Friday, 05 June 2020 12:29

Honor gets a temperature sensor


Welcome to the 21st century

The  Honor Play 4 Pro smartphone is set to ship with an infrared temperature sensor.