Huawei announced the financial results for the third quarter of 2019 and provided a very interesting figure for the first 9 months of 2019. The Chinese manufacturer sold over 185 million smartphones, despite the ban imposed by the Trump administration. In reality its effects on the budget will be more visible in the coming months, after the expiry of the temporary license.
DxOMark is the reference benchmark for testing smartphone cameras. Given the growing "consumption" of multimedia content, French experts have decided to introduce the test DxOMark Audio which measures the quality of the speakers and microphones integrated in the smartphone. The Huawei Mate 20 X is the best of the first seven devices tested, but the ranking will certainly change in the coming weeks.
Huawei Watch GT 2 it is a smartwatch that winks at a large number of users looking for an elegant product, able to offer a complete monitoring of both sporting activities and the main physical parameters and a good autonomy. All at an affordable price. Certainly it is not a premium product like an Apple Watch not so much for design or build quality but for advanced features. But it is also true that certain types of uses are the prerogative of very specific users. In all other cases, this Huawei product not only looks good but has something more that smartwatches with a much higher cost have very little autonomy
Huawei has announced that the new Watch GT 2 will go on sale starting October 7th. The smartwatch, announced along with the Mate 30 series, will debut in Italy on October 5 during the Red Bull Art Of Motion 2019 event organized in Matera. The Chinese manufacturer offers six versions of the device.
The Watch GT 2 is available in 42 and 46 mm versions, respectively with AMOLED screen from 1.2 inches (390 × 390 pixels) e 1.39 inches (454 × 454 pixels). The case is in stainless steel, while the straps are in metal, fluorelastomer and leather. The smartwatch resists water up to 5 atmospheres (about 50 meters deep) and integrates the new Kirin A1 processor. The digital watch will be worn by the 18 athletes who will participate in the Red Bull Art Of Motion 2019, the race of parkour which will take place on the roofs of Matera.
On the new Huawei Mate 30 there are no Google apps, as the release of Android certification was blocked by the ban imposed by the Trump administration. A way to install Google Mobile Services (GMS) was discovered in late September. A well-known security researcher examined the app code LZPlay to understand its operation.
Huawei illustrated the details of the Kirin 990 processor integrated in the Mate 30 series, but released little information on the Kirin A1 used for the Watch GT 2 and FreeBuds 3 earphones. The manufacturer has now published an official blog post to describe the characteristics of the chip in detail.