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  • Phone Arena: HUAWEI P10 Plus: taking a closer look at this stylish dual-camera flagship

    Phone Arena: HUAWEI P10 Plus: taking a closer look at this stylish dual-camera flagship 16 March, 2017|GIC

    “Of all the flagships we've seen this year at Mobile World Congress, it's HUAWEI's pair of the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus that arguably best fit that bill. both [P10 & P10 Plus] giving us a nice, thin 7mm-thick metal body, smo...

  • Expert Reviews: HUAWEI WATCH 2 review: Hands-on with the 4G-enabled Android Wear 2 smartwatch

    Expert Reviews: HUAWEI WATCH 2 review: Hands-on with the 4G-enabled Android Wear 2 smartwa 16 March, 2017|GIC

    “I was impressed by the ease of use and accessibility of these apps through the watch’s interface. Even if it’s your first time owning an Android Wear watch, you'll find its menus intuitive and easy to understand. Fitness is alway...

  • Engadget: Shooting photos with the Leica-branded HUAWEI P10

    Engadget: Shooting photos with the Leica-branded HUAWEI P10 16 March, 2017|GIC

    “Here, the HUAWEI P10 really started to shine. The lighting was better and that resulted in stronger photos, with improved contrast and color. I could have stayed there for hours, happily snapping the people who were wandering thr...

  • Mobile Excellence Awards: The Oscars of Mobile, HUAWEI MateBook got Best Mobile Product Award at 2016

    Mobile Excellence Awards: The Oscars of Mobile, HUAWEI MateBook got Best Mobile Product Aw 10 February, 2017|MEAs

    With its excellent performance, HUAWEI MateBook was honored the Best Mobile Product Award at 2016 Mobile Excellent Awards (MEAs), the most influential awards event in mobile field.

  • Android Authority: Best of Android 2016: Battery-HUAWEI Mate 9

    Android Authority: Best of Android 2016: Battery-HUAWEI Mate 9 06 January, 2017|Android Authority

    In Best of Android, we take the most important smartphones of the year and compare them side-by-side and in-depth. This year, with so many good phones available, we’ve stepped things up a notch and brought the 10 biggest Android p...

  • LES NUMERIQUES: The HUAWEI Mate 9: a reference among the giants

    LES NUMERIQUES: The HUAWEI Mate 9: a reference among the giants 06 January, 2017|Les Numériques

    HUAWEI Mate 9 received five stars—the highest possible rating from LES NUMERIQUES.

  • Featured Review: Huawei P9

    Featured Review: Huawei P9 02 May, 2016|Androidheadlines

    Huawei is not a name that naturally rolls off the tongue when talking about smartphones. Names that do often end up being “Apple”, “Samsung”, “HTC”, “LG” or even “Sony”. This is probably because Huawei does a lot of their business...

  • Huawei P9 review: Smart camera has it snapping at the heels of the flagship titans

    Huawei P9 review: Smart camera has it snapping at the heels of the flagship titans 28 April, 2016|ZDNET

    Huawei's latest top-of-the-range handset, the 5.2-inch P9, certainly looks like a premium smartphone should -- all aluminium, glass and soft curves. But it's also a little safe, lacking the futurist stylings of Samsung's Galaxy S7...

  • Huawei P9 review: An impressive Android flagship with a gorgeous design and an innovative dual-lens camera

    Huawei P9 review: An impressive Android flagship with a gorgeous design and an innovative 27 April, 2016|PC Advisor

    Huawei took to the stage in London in early April to announce the widely anticipated (and hugely leaked) Huawei P9. We've put the Huawei P9 through its paces and here's our full review, including benchmarks and unedited images tak...

  • Apple's China Woes A Harbinger Of Things To Come

    Apple's China Woes A Harbinger Of Things To Come 27 April, 2016|Forbes

    Apple is still one of the top three smart phones in China, but the recent cool down in sales has as much to do with local competition from Huawei and Xiaomi as it does from the economic slowdown. Companies like Apple are going to ...

  • Huawei targets 30% rise in smartphone sales in 2016

    Huawei targets 30% rise in smartphone sales in 2016 23 April, 2016|Nikkei

    GUANGZHOU -- Huawei Technologies, the world's third-largest smartphone maker, said Friday it plans to sell 140 million units on a shipment basis in 2016, up 30% from the previous year.

  • Tech Spotlight: Huawei’s Mate 8 Launch in Berlin

    Tech Spotlight: Huawei’s Mate 8 Launch in Berlin 30 March, 2016|Karl is my unkle

    This week I had the pleasure of being invited to Berlin’s Soho House for a night with Huawei and Baptiste Giabiconi (it almost felt like a Lagerfeld family reunion!). A lot of you reading this will know that I teamed up with Huawe...

  • Huawei launches ‘unique’, novel Mate Book at MWC

    Huawei launches ‘unique’, novel Mate Book at MWC 25 February, 2016|Saudi Gazette

    BARCELONA – Huawei has launched its MateBook during the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona which concluded Thursday.

  • Should Apple be worried about Huawei?

    Should Apple be worried about Huawei? 25 February, 2016|Straitstimes

    BARCELONA (REUTERS) - In the rush for new technology, their presence is hard to ignore. The fastest growing major smartphone vendor of 2015, Huawei is centre stage at this year's Mobile World Congress.

  • Huawei MateBook review: Hands-on with the Surface and Galaxy TabPro S rival Windows 10 tablet

    Huawei MateBook review: Hands-on with the Surface and Galaxy TabPro S rival Windows 10 tab 25 February, 2016|TechAdvisor

    Huawei is taking on the Surface and Galaxy TabPro S with the Window 10 MateBook, complete with keyboard dock, port adapter and stylus.

  • Huawei Aims To Become No. 1 Smartphone Manufacturer By 2021

    Huawei Aims To Become No. 1 Smartphone Manufacturer By 2021 25 February, 2016|Androidheadlines

    Xiaomi and Huawei are the two largest Chinese smartphone manufacturers at the moment. Xiaomi has shipped most devices within China last year, but Huawei is far ahead in global terms. Huawei has managed to become the world’s third ...

  • Huawei Matebook Better Than Microsoft Surface Pro 4 & iPad Pro Specs, Features & Price Review

    Huawei Matebook Better Than Microsoft Surface Pro 4 & iPad Pro Specs, Features & Price Rev 24 February, 2016|LATIN POST

    Huawei has finally unveiled its first 2-in-1 Windows 10 device. The powerful and impressive 12-inch tablet with a keyboard is something that users will be drooling over.

  • AH Awards: Best Smartwatch 2015

    AH Awards: Best Smartwatch 2015 24 December, 2015|Androidheadlines

    It’s been an interesting couple of years for smartwatches, with Google getting involved last year with Android Wear, Samsung upping their game and increasingly better-looking hardware coming from all corners of the market. Android...

  • Huawei Nexus 6P wins five media awards in Sweden

    Huawei Nexus 6P wins five media awards in Sweden 03 December, 2015|Ljud och Bild, IDG, PriceRunne

    Nexus 6P has won widespread recognition among many technology media and consumers. According to Prisjakt, the biggest searching engine in Sweden, Nexus 6P has been listed as No.1 in the Top Heat Mobile Board for ten consecutive da...

  • Huawei Android Wear Smart Watch Review

    Huawei Android Wear Smart Watch Review 23 November, 2015|Gadgetsboy

    As a disclaimer, this is not an endorsement for the Huawei watch, but a genuine love for an Android wear watch that actually looks nice, feels nice and offer a battery life that I can actually live with. Tldr: besides the price po...

  • Huawei Watch review: The best Android Wear smartwatch so far

    Huawei Watch review: The best Android Wear smartwatch so far 18 November, 2015|IBT

    Wearables have come a long way in the last 12 months. Remember when Android Wear launched with the bulky LG G Watch and the round (but huge) Moto 360? At the time it looked like the smartwatch concept was dead in the water, unable...

  • HiSilicon Announces New Kirin 950 SoC

    HiSilicon Announces New Kirin 950 SoC 05 November, 2015|Anandtech

    Today in Beijing, HiSilicon held an extensive media briefing on their brand new flagship SoC - the Kirin 950. The new chipset is a very large leap for the Huawei subsidiary as it represents the first true flagship successor to the...

  • The Nexus 6P Not a Vehicle to Help Google Re-Enter China

    The Nexus 6P Not a Vehicle to Help Google Re-Enter China 05 November, 2015|Androidheadlines

    Leading up to the Nexus 6P launch in September, many media outlets were reporting that the relationship between Huawei and Google was to help Huawei become better known in the US, and help Google re-enter China. Which it famously ...

  • Huawei Explains the Difficulties in making the Nexus 6P

    Huawei Explains the Difficulties in making the Nexus 6P 05 November, 2015|Androidheadlines

    In Beijing on Huawei’s media tour, we got the chance to speak with Eric Fang who is the vice president of Huawei’s R&D in the US, regarding the Nexus 6P. Which he was, for the most part, in charge of developing. Fang told us how i...

  • Huawei exec Nexus 6P 'a dream,' but also a challenging one

    Huawei exec Nexus 6P 'a dream,' but also a challenging one 05 November, 2015|Androidcentral

    The Nexus 6P is a near universal hit. It's got the size — both in terms of display real estate and in the fact that it's also thin and therefore doesn't feel as big as you might expect. It's got the specs. It's got a camera we're ...

  • Huawei Announces the Octa-core Kirin 950 Processor

    Huawei Announces the Octa-core Kirin 950 Processor 04 November, 2015|Androidheadlines

    Huawei has just announced their next-generation processor in the Kirin 950 here in Beijing. Additionally, Huawei announced that in the last two years they have sold over 15 million Kirin-powered smartphones. Showing that Kirin is ...

  • Huawei Sticking with Android Wear for Smartwatches

    Huawei Sticking with Android Wear for Smartwatches 04 November, 2015|Androidheadlines

    We got the chance to speak with Huawei’s head of Watch Product, Mengran Duan at the company’s headquarters in Shenzhen, today. Of course, Huawei has their own smartwatch in the Huawei Watch, but they also have a few wearables, whi...

  • Huawei Mate S wins Showstopper 2015 award at Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2015

    Huawei Mate S wins Showstopper 2015 award at Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2015 01 October, 2015|MOBILE CHOICE

    Showstopper 2015 is a unique accolade for a truly jaw-dropping beauty of a smartphone that has wowed not just reviewers, bloggers and industry analysts but consumers too from what they have seen.

  • Meet the Nexus 6P, Google and Huawei's shockingly svelte flagship

    Meet the Nexus 6P, Google and Huawei's shockingly svelte flagship 29 September, 2015|Engadget

    After last year's unwieldy attempt, Google had to think a little more carefully about how its nerd-friendly Nexus line should work and feel. Rather than just offer one new phone today, Google showed off two -- the Nexus 5X and 6P ...

  • Huawei G8 review (hands-on): Huawei hits its budget straps again

    Huawei G8 review (hands-on): Huawei hits its budget straps again 04 September, 2015|Alphr

    At the end of Huawei’s big press event at IFA in Berlin – at which the Chinese smartphone manufacturer announced its new Mate S smartphone, along with prices and availability for the Huawei Watch – it made mention of another new s...

  • Promoted The Huawei Mate S has landed – and it’s a doozy

    Promoted The Huawei Mate S has landed – and it’s a doozy 04 September, 2015|Stuff

    By the end of 2015 there will be more than 7 billion registered mobile phone users around the world. That’s one for every man, woman and child on the planet. Everywhere.

  • Huawei Chips Away at Samsung

    Huawei Chips Away at Samsung 02 September, 2015|The Wall Street Journal

    HONG KONG—For the past three years, Samsung Electronics Co.has been the world’s top seller of smartphones, but its global lead is now under attack from fast-growing Chinese rival Huawei Technologies Co.

  • Huawei fires shots at Apple, Samsung with new device

    Huawei fires shots at Apple, Samsung with new device 02 September, 2015|CNBC

    China's Huawei launched a luxury smartphone and gave more details about its new smartwatch on Wednesday as it looks to shake the dominance of Apple and Samsung at the high-end of the device market.

  • Huawei P8 review: stellar design and a top-notch camera give this Chinese smartphone some serious punch

    Huawei P8 review: stellar design and a top-notch camera give this Chinese smartphone some 25 April, 2015|ITPRO

    Huawei is once again trying to join the ranks of the Asian heavyweights currently dominating the Android market with its latest flagship, the P8.

  • Huawei P8 and P8 Max announced: 64-bit octa-core, OIS camera, sleek metal unibody

    Huawei P8 and P8 Max announced: 64-bit octa-core, OIS camera, sleek metal unibody 18 April, 2015|ANDROID AUTHORITY

    At its light-themed event in London today, Huawei introduced its newest flagship creation, the P8.

  • Huawei TalkBand N1 tracks exercise with your ears

    Huawei TalkBand N1 tracks exercise with your ears 05 March, 2015|FOX NEWS

    BARCELONA - As more smartwatches hit shelves, some companies are taking wearables off your wrists. Huawei is one of them, announcing the new TalkBand N1 earbuds at Mobile World Congress. Instead of a wristband, the N1 earbuds put ...

  • A week before Apple's event, Huawei announces its own smart watch

    A week before Apple's event, Huawei announces its own smart watch 05 March, 2015|FORTUNE

    Surprise! A week before Apple Inc. unveils details for its watch, Chinese smartphone maker Huawei came out with a digital watch of its own, with sapphire crystal, stainless steel band and the design aspirations of a Swiss timepiec...

  • The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Review

    The Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Review 02 December, 2014|Anandtech

    It's been a while since I got the Mate 7 at IFA in Berlin and I have been using it on an off since then. As a new member of the AnandTech crew I still had to get the proper equipment to be able to go through our test bench on my o...

  • Review: Huawei Ascend Mate 7

    Review: Huawei Ascend Mate 7 27 November, 2014|abc.net

    Huawei's not known as a premium phone brand. In Australia, while it's sometimes launched phones that it's wanted to appear as "premium" devices, the specifications, experiences and pricing have rather betrayed that ambition. That ...

  • Huawei Ascend Mate 7 landing just in time for summer

    Huawei Ascend Mate 7 landing just in time for summer 12 November, 2014|Techradar

    Huawei's plans to become a major player in the brutal and bloody game of phones continues with the imminent Australian launch of its Ascend Mate 7 handset. Seeming to take naming cues from HTC's M8 (mate, geddit?), Huawei's latest...

  • Huawei Ascend Mate7 Launches in Portugal

    Huawei Ascend Mate7 Launches in Portugal 11 November, 2014|Facebook

    Ascend Mate7 officially launched in Portugal on October 20 at a press event in Lisbon. Warmly received by the journalists and key industry influencers in attendance, Ascend Mate7 impressed with its innovative single touch fingerpr...

  • [video]Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review

    [video]Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review 04 November, 2014|ANDROID AUTHORITY

    Huawei’s continued attempts to break into Western markets has been slowly showing some results, helped along by the fact that the Chinese company has some fantastic devices on offer. Following a string of solid mid-range smartphon...

  • Huawei Ascend Mate 7: A second opinion

    Huawei Ascend Mate 7: A second opinion 14 October, 2014|Androidcentral

    Huawei might not be a big brand name in the U.S., but the Chinese manufacturer has claimed its place as the world's No. 3 handset maker, and its products are improving all the time. Huawei's latest oversized smartphone, the Ascend...

  • Huawei Ascend Mate 7 first impressions: High end aluminum design and solid performance

    Huawei Ascend Mate 7 first impressions: High end aluminum design and solid performance 14 October, 2014|ZDNet

    Huawei announced the Ascend Mate 7 at IFA and after several days of use, it is clear Huawei is serious about competing at the high end.

  • Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review

    Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review 13 October, 2014|T3

    Fans of comically oversized smartphones will be feeling vindicated by Apple’s decision to join in the phablet fun. But while the iPhone 6 Plus screen is a mere 5.5 inches, the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 is half an inch bigger and over £...

  • Huawei Becomes First Chinese Brand To Enter Top-100 Interbrand List

    Huawei Becomes First Chinese Brand To Enter Top-100 Interbrand List 11 October, 2014|IBTimes

    Huawei Technology Co. Ltd., a Chinese telecommunications and network equipment provider, was listed No. 94 and is one of five new entrants on the Best Global Brands ranking this year, including international express mail service D...

  • Huawei is first Chinese brand to break into global top 100

    Huawei is first Chinese brand to break into global top 100 11 October, 2014|The telegraph

    The telecoms equipment maker Huawei has become the first Chinese company to feature in the top 100 of an annual ranking of the world’s most valuable brands.

  • Apple still world's top brand, as Huawei enters rankings

    Apple still world's top brand, as Huawei enters rankings 11 October, 2014|CNET

    A new entrant to the top-100 ranking is Huawei, the first Chinese company to ever enter Interbrand's rankings, placing 94th. Best known to shoppers for its low-price Android smartphones, Interbrand writes, "The company is working ...

  • No sapphire on your new iPhone? China's Huawei has you covered

    No sapphire on your new iPhone? China's Huawei has you covered 10 September, 2014|REUTERS

    China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] last week became the first major handset maker to announce the use of sapphire screen covers, saying it would release a limited edition version of its high-end phone with such protection...

  • Hands-On With The Huawei Ascend Mate 7: The Most Exciting Phone At IFA, Hands Down

    Hands-On With The Huawei Ascend Mate 7: The Most Exciting Phone At IFA, Hands Down 05 September, 2014|ANDROID POLICE

    Huawei isn't a household name in America, and it's really not even one throughout Europe at this point, either. However, in China and much of southeast Asia, Huawei has been a rapidly emerging dominant force in the smartphone indu...

  • Huawei's 'good for a mid-range' Ascend G7 tested

    Huawei's 'good for a mid-range' Ascend G7 tested 04 September, 2014|WIRED.CO.UK

    The all-metal Huawei Ascend G7 has sprung to life at IFA in Berlin and looks set to bring an attractive package of goodies to the discerning mid-range phone buyer. Despite being made from aluminium, the Ascend G7 is a light, slee...

  • IFA 2014: Huawei Ascend Mate7 and G7 hands-on

    IFA 2014: Huawei Ascend Mate7 and G7 hands-on 04 September, 2014|GSMARENA

    Huawei introduced three new smartphones at the IFA 2014 fair - the Ascend Mate7, Ascend G7 and the Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition with a sapphire screen and ceramic back.

  • Camera comparison: Huawei Ascend P7 and Oppo Find 7a vs Samsung Galaxy S5, LG G2, iPhone 5s, HTC One (M8), Sony Xperia Z1

    Camera comparison: Huawei Ascend P7 and Oppo Find 7a vs Samsung Galaxy S5, LG G2, iPhone 5... 14 May, 2014|Phone Arena

    We knew that the Huawei Ascend P7 and the Oppo Find 7a, along with their 13MP cameras, had plenty of potential, but we didn't expect them to be this good. We were surprised by all the detail that the Find 7a captured in its photos...

  • Huawei Ascend P7 officially unveiled: here’s what you need to know

    Huawei Ascend P7 officially unveiled: here’s what you need to know 07 May, 2014|ANDROIDAUTHORITY

    Today at a press event in Paris, Huawei introduced its latest and greatest flagship Android device, the Ascend P7. The brand new Ascend P7 is largely an evolutionary update of last year’s Ascend P6, but that’s not a bad thing at a...

  • Huawei launches Ascend P7, its new flagship Android phone

    Huawei launches Ascend P7, its new flagship Android phone 07 May, 2014|CNET

    PARIS -- Huawei on Wednesday launched its Ascend P7, a new flagship Android model with which the Chinese company will try to improve on its third-place ranking in the smartphone market.

  • Huawei Ascend G6 hands on (MWC 2014)

    Huawei Ascend G6 hands on (MWC 2014) 26 February, 2014|ANDROIDAUTHORITY

    Huawei’s new bugdet-friendly smartphone is really geared towards you selfie lovers out there. Here’s a first look at the Huawei Ascend G6! The Ascend G6 is rather premium looking device that continues with the design language that...

  • Huawei Takes 3rd Place as Global Smartphone Shipments Reach Quarter-Billion Units in Q3 2013

    Huawei Takes 3rd Place as Global Smartphone Shipments Reach Quarter-Billion Units in Q3 20... 13 November, 2013|STRATEGYANALYTICS

    According to the latest research from our Wireless Smartphone Strategies (WSS) service, global smartphone shipments grew 45 percent annually to reach a record 251 million units in the third quarter of 2013. Huawei captured 5 perce...

  • Video feature: Launch of Huawei Ascend P6

    Video feature: Launch of Huawei Ascend P6 19 June, 2013|MOBILE WORLD LIVE

    "Mobile World Live" was at the launch of Huawei’s new flagship Ascend P6 smartphone. Hailed as the world’s thinnest smartphone, the Chinese vendor hopes the device will propel it into the same league as Apple and Samsung. Watch al...

  • We could have made the Ascend P6 even thinner

    We could have made the Ascend P6 even thinner 19 June, 2013|Trusted Reviews

    Despite boasting the title of the world’s slimmest smartphone, the Huawei Ascend P6 could have been made even skinner, the handset’s manufacturer has suggested.

  • Huawei says Ascend P6 is world’s ‘slimmest’ smartphone

    Huawei says Ascend P6 is world’s ‘slimmest’ smartphone 18 June, 2013|BBC

    In a 1:1 interview with the BBC,Huawei Consumer Group CMO, Shao Yang,discussed the key features of the Ascend P6, the slimmest phone in the world, in addition to its significance as part of the company’s plans to make Western cons...

  • Huawei challenges Samsung, Apple with big-screen phones

    Huawei challenges Samsung, Apple with big-screen phones 11 January, 2013|REUTERS

    (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd boosted smartphone display size and resolution on Monday with two new devices aimed at challenging much bigger rivals, including Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc.

  • CES 2013 Huawei Challenges Samsung With 'World's Biggest Smartphone'

    CES 2013 Huawei Challenges Samsung With 'World's Biggest Smartphone' 11 January, 2013|Forbes

    Huawei, the Chinese phone maker that is fighting to gain traction in the United States with its low-cost handsets, took a few pot shots at Samsung on Monday at CES 2013, announcing a device that pushed the definition of "phone" it...

  • Huawei Ascend D1 quad XL review

    Huawei Ascend D1 quad XL review 15 October, 2012|SLASH GEAR

    With the Huawei Ascend D1 quad XL, the team brings us what at first appears to be a powerhouse of a smartphone with a giant battery to boot. As it turns out, the processor doesn’t take down its competitors in Samsung, Qualcomm, or...

  • Why your next phone might not be an Apple

    Why your next phone might not be an Apple 30 March, 2012|THOMSON REUTERS

    This is where it all happens for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei. I’m at the R&D center here in Shenzhen where the company’s working not just on communications equipment but also smartphones. Huawei wants to be a global leader in ha...

  • Huawei Takes On Apple and Samsung With the Ascend

    Huawei Takes On Apple and Samsung With the Ascend 30 March, 2012|Bits

    BARCELONA — Hoping to steal some market share from Apple on its home turf, Huawei, a Chinese hardware manufacturer, is introducing a sleek new smartphone called the Ascend D Quad.

  • Cricket LTE goes live in Tucson, introduces the Huawei Boltz

    Cricket LTE goes live in Tucson, introduces the Huawei Boltz 26 December, 2011|engadget

    Leap Wireless, the Cricket folks, told us we can expect to see LTE service go live in Tucson before the end of the year -- and by golly, they were bound and determined to do it. Sure 'nuff, the prepaid carrier is now ready to matc...

  • Huawei Blaze to hit Phones 4u and Tesco Mobile stores in October

    Huawei Blaze to hit Phones 4u and Tesco Mobile stores in October 02 November, 2011|MOBILE TODAY

    The Blaze, running on the latest Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, is the first Android smartphone to appear solely under the Huawei brand in the UK.

  • Huawei Plans U.K. Smartphone Debut in Battle With Android Handset Makers

    Huawei Plans U.K. Smartphone Debut in Battle With Android Handset Makers 15 August, 2011|Bloomberg Business

    Huawei Technologies Co. plans to sell its first own-branded mobile phone in the U.K., taking on manufacturers using Google Inc. (GOOG)’s Android software in one of Europe’s most competitive handset markets.

  • Huawei lays down gauntlet

    Huawei lays down gauntlet 21 July, 2011|NetGuide

    Just a few weeks after announcing a deal with local distributor Simm’s, Huawei has laid down the gauntlet in the New Zealand market.