This is not a piece of serious news. I don’t think it’s a huge indictment that Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou — who’s currently under house arrest in Canada while she fights extradition to the US — happened to be carrying a 12-inch MacBook, an iPhone 7 Plus, and an iPad Pro when she was taken into custody. Because even though that’s a matter of record now... And even though it’s a little bit embarrassing because she’s both the CFO and the founder’s daughter... And even though Huawei has publicly demoted employees for damaging the brand by tweeting from an iPhone... ...we do live in the year 2019, when most tech companies don’t require their employees to use company-issued electronics for personal use. Microsoft and Google employees sometimes walk around using iPhones and MacBooks and iPads. I’ve seen it. It’s not a huge deal. Here’s what gets me, though: We at The Verge called Huawei’s Matebook Pro X the … [Read more...] about Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou had a MacBook, iPhone and iPad when she was arrested
Huawei A teaser page for the Huawei P30 appeared briefly on Huawei’s Singapore portal yesterday, confirming a few details about its local event, including what’s likely to launch there. The page was spotted by tipster @evleaks (via 9to5Google) and you can see an archived version of it here. The media found there confirms much of the previous speculation surrounding the Huawei P30 and Huawei P30 Pro, including the use of a 40MP quad camera setup on the Pro, and its 10x hybrid zoom camera. It also discusses its product launch at VivoCity on April 6. It’s like, why bother even having a launch? https://t.co/RGcRTDY4wT — Evan Blass (@evleaks) March 21, 2019 As well as corroborating previous claims, Huawei also mentions a couple of developments we’ve yet to encounter. Huawei is seemingly gearing up to launch a new smartwatch, the Watch GT Active Edition — pictured at the top of the page — though it doesn’t offer any details about it. … [Read more...] about Huawei leaks P30 Pro details, and a new smartwatch
Tek.no The Huawei P30 and P30 Pro are due for an official reveal on March 26, but we’ve already seen a flood of leaks in the run-up to the event. Now, the latest leak comes via a listing for the phones at Norwegian retailer Power (h/t: Tek.no). This new leak gives us another look at the devices, corroborating previous renders that showed a waterdrop notch for both phones in lieu of a wider cutout. It also looks like customers will be able to score what looks like a free Huawei Watch GT if they purchase a P30 or P30 Pro via the retailer. The Huawei P30 Pro, according to Power and Tek.no. A look at the back of the Pro model. The standard P30, according to Tek.no and Power. The front of the standard variant. Power’s listing also gives us a comprehensive look at the spec sheet, starting with the cameras. The P30 Pro’s listing reveals a 40MP+20MP+8MP+3D ToF rear combination. Switch to the standard P30 model, and the retailer lists a 40MP+16MP+8MP … [Read more...] about Huawei P30 and P30 Pro listings appear at retailer: 5x zoom confirmed for Pro model?
The next major Android announcement is almost upon us, but we don’t have to wait until next week to see the new flagship phone’s signature feature in action. Filmmaker Parker Walbeck was the first to shoot with the unreleased product, posting amazing photo and video samples over on YouTube. From the looks of it, there’s only a phone that could have captured these incredible images, and it’s not an iPhone or a Galaxy S10. Don't Miss: Don’t leave home without this tiny Apple Watch travel charger, currently down to its lowest price We’re talking about Huawei’s upcoming P30 Pro flagship that’s launching next week in Paris, and which has a new periscope camera that will deliver remarkable 10X hybrid zoom. Walbeck’s clip is just over three minutes long, but that’s enough to show you what the phone’s camera can do. The pro photographer concluded that the device, whose name isn’t mentioned anywhere in the video, is the … [Read more...] about The first camera samples from the iPhone and Galaxy S10’s biggest rival are breathtaking
The next iPhone XS and Galaxy S10 challenger will launch in less than a week in Paris, France, but we already know almost everything about it. As part of the P30 series, the Huawei P30 Pro is confirmed to deliver camera features that aren’t available on the iPhone XS and Galaxy S10 — specifically, a hybrid 10X zoom made possible by a periscope camera system. We’ve also learned the specs of the phone, saw plenty of press renders, and checked out the purported European prices for the new series. But now we have even better images to show you, as well as new teasers and an actual hands-on video. Don't Miss: Our favorite Anker Bluetooth earbuds are down to just $21 today A steady source of leaks, MySmartPrice scored the following images that show the P30 and P30 Pro flagships side by side. The press renders tell us that both phones feature triple-lens cameras on the back, but the P30 Pro will have a different camera setup, with the periscope lens sitting at the bottom of … [Read more...] about New leaks give us our best look at the camera phone set to dethrone the iPhone XS and Galaxy S10