0
Wireless

Huawei Mate 9 to feature standard and curved screens-report

Monday 17 October 2016 | 07:59 CET | News
The Mate 9 high-end smartphone that Huawei is set to unveil at an event in Munich on 03 November will come in two different body designs, one of which will feature a Samsung Edge-style curved screen, according to unnamed sources cited by tech website Venture Beat. Huawei is currently using the codenames Manhattan and Long Island to refer to two designs, with the latter set to feature a dual-edge curved display and premium specifications such as QHD resolution to support Android's new Daydream VR platform. The sources added that sales of the Long Island model may be restricted to China, with

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei
Countries: World
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Google puts AI central in head-on competition with Apple

Published 05 Oct 2016 11:42 CET | World
Google has launched its new range of hardware, including two smartphones under the Pixel brand. Comparisons with the iPhone and ...

Huawei opens customer service centres in South Africa

Published 19 Sep 2016 09:31 CET | South Africa
Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) South Africa has announced the official opening of the first two Huawei customer service ...

iOS returns to growth in the US, EU5 in Q2 - study

Published 10 Aug 2016 10:49 CET | World
IOS returned to growth in the US and EU5, accounting for 31.8 percent (+1.3 pp) and 18.2 percent (+0.7 pp) of smartphone sales, ...

Huawei launches P9 smartphone in Kenya

Published 08 Jun 2016 09:08 CET | Kenya
Huawei has launched the P9 smartphone in Kenya, targeting photography lovers. Freddie Zhangxiaolong, Vice Country Director for ...

Huawei Mate 8 launches in South Africa

Published 11 Apr 2016 09:47 CET | South Africa
The Huawei Mate 8 has launched in South Africa and will be available from Vodacom. It has a recommended retail price of ZAR ...

Huawei Mate 8 launches in Portugal

Published 18 Feb 2016 13:56 CET | Portugal
Huawei has launched its latest smartphone, the Huawei Mate 8, in Portugal. It is the first smartphone with the Kirin 950 chipset ...