Shanghai, China, January 29, 2015: HUAWEI’s large screen flagship smartphone, HUAWEI Mate 7, was presented with the “Smartphone Best New Arrival” award at the Eleventh Hurun Best of the Best Awards ceremony in Shanghai. At the event, which sees awards presented to over 100 luxury brands, from car to watches, and fashion brands to jewelers, jet and yacht, luxury properties, private banking,… HUAWEI Mate 7 was recognised for its increasing importance as HUAWEI’s “most rapid-growing, popular, and fast selling smartphone.”
“HUAWEI Mate 7 has been included in a growing number of high-end luxurious brand lists recently, most recently from Hurun, which is evidence that we have succeeded in creating a smartphone of premium quality that provides a great user experience. Our strategy of focusing on premium mid- to high-end products is clearly working for us,” said Mr. Kevin Ho, President, HUAWEI Consumer Business Group Handset product line. “In addition to having sold an impressive more than 2 million HUAWEI Mate 7 units since its launch in September last year, we are thrilled to see the HUAWEI Mate 7 receive so much global recognition.”
The Hurun Research Institute also released its 2015 Best of the Best- Chinese Luxury Brand Trend and Chinese Millionaire Wealth Report. The reports look at various industries and provide an analysis of high-net worth individuals’ purchasing behavior. The report has been deemed as the ISO 9000 for the higher class which is very authoritative, and shows that HUAWEI Mate 7 has an Net Promoted Score (NPS) of 79%, 50% higher than that of the industry, which means that consumers who purchase the smartphone are very likely to recommend it to others.
HUAWEI Mate 7 features a big 6-inch screen with FHD display for enhanced entertainment viewing, a slimmer 7.9 mm body for increased comfort, a more powerful octa-core chipset for superior performance, and a longer-lasting 4100 mAh battery. It is also the first smartphone from HUAWEI to feature new single-touch fingerprint technology.
The smartphone has received significant industry recognition for its design and features since it was launched, both from international media and third parties. Thanks to its innovation and extraordinary user experience, HUAWEI Mate 7 has also attracted endorsement from well-known public figures, such as football player, Cristiano Ronaldo.
Shenzhen, China (December 28, 2016) – Ahead of the keynote address by Richard Yu, CEO of HUAWEI Consumer Business Group (CBG) at CES 2017, CBG today announced that the company has shipped more than 10 million HUAWEI P9 / HUAWEI P9 Plus smartphones globally, making it the company’s first flagship series to top the 10 million mark. This is a milestone for HUAWEI both from a product and brand perspective. Despite a sluggish global smartphone market in 2016, the HUAWEI P9 and HUAWEI P9 Plus devices have achieved impressive results in the premium segment; a major breakthrough that proves HUAWEI’s investment in international markets is paying off.
[Wetzlar, Germany, September 23, 2016] HUAWEI and Leica Camera AG today announced they have expanded their strategic collabouration with the establishment of a jointly operated research and innovation centre, the ‘Max Berek Innovation Lab’. The launch comes seven months after the public announcement of their long-term technology partnership in the field of optical engineering, and five months after the launch of the globally successful, multiple-award winning HUAWEI P9 and P9 Plus smartphones.
[Shenzhen, China, October 6, 2016] – Huawei ranked 72 on the Interbrand’s 2016 Best Global Brands report, moving up 16 spots from its ranking in 2015. This is the second consecutive year Huawei has risen on Interbrand’s list since the company became the first mainland Chinese brand to be recognised as a Best Global Brand in 2014.
The award-winning Huawei P9 is now available in Red and Blue, two colours that are set to be staples on the catwalk in 2017Berlin, 1st September 2016: Huawei Consumer Business Group has today announced that its award-winning flagship smartphone, the Huawei P9, is now available in two new colours: Red and Blue. Inspired by the dramatic and colourful world of the Pop Art movement, these vibrant colourways also reflect the passion and glamour of the fashion world. The stunning result is a beautifully-designed phone, packed with impressive features, that is a rallying cry for artists and innovators, and is set to be a staple in your favourite fashion ensembles.
Shenzhen, China (August 15, 2016) – HUAWEI Consumer Business Group (BG) is honored to announce that the HUAWEI P9 has been named ‘European Consumer Smartphone 2016 - 17’ by the European Image and Sound Association (EISA). Furthering its commitment to pursuing the best quality and design without compromise, this is the fourth consecutive year that HUAWEI has been recognised in this category.