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Hands-on Round-up of the Top Five Phablets of the Season

There's no shortage of phablets out on the market now, so we're here to help you figure out which of these super-sized devices is best for you.

Huawei Ascend P6 Review: Sleek and Smart

Huawei is looking to make a splash in the ultra-competitive mobile market with the Ascend P6, the world's thinnest smartphone. Does it succeed?

Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue Review: Just Pass

It's a smartphone with tablet dimensions. What could go wrong? Almost everything.

Huawei Ascend Mate 7 Hands-on Preview: Big Potential

The Ascend Mate 7 is Huawei's latest phablet, a 6-inch behemoth with an enormous battery and possibly the best fingerprint scanner on a phone to date. Here's our hands-on preview.

CES 2012: Huawei Ascend P1 and P1S Hands-On: Slicing Through the Competition

Huawei announced its Ascend P1 and P1S Android smartphones today at CES 2012, the latter being the "world's slimmest." We got our hands on some demo units, and here's what[...]

EXCLUSIVE: Huawei Ascend P6 Hands-On Preview

The Huawei Ascend P6 won't be announced until tomorrow, but Brighthand got an exclusive first look at the device and we're bringing you our early impressions.

Google Developer Explains the Long Wait for Android OS 4.0 Upgrades

A prominent Google engineer involved in the development of the Android OS has given an explanation on why so many people are still waiting for an upgrade to the latest[...]

Shenzhen, the Chinese Silicon Valley, Home to Brilliant Smartphone Designs and Cheap Knock-offs

Our European correspondent has returned from Shenzhen, China. A small fishing village just three decades ago, it has metamorphosed into a megalopolis with over 10 million residents.

Quad-Core Smartphones Dominated Mobile World Congress 2012

Mobile World Congress is wrapping up in Barcelona, and Brighthand's European correspondent brings us his picks for the most important announcements made at this annual smartphone tradeshow.

Huawei Ascend P7 Review: Another Step Forward

The Ascend P7 is a surprisingly capable alternative to the usual flagships, and it arrives at a relative discount. Find out if it's worth taking a chance on Huawei in[...]

Researchers Working on Ways to Put 16-Core Processors in Smartphones

There's overclocking, and then there's this: University researchers are in the early stages of putting multi-core processors in smartphones to work in bursts of up to 16 times their normal[...]

Release Dates for T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note Leak Out

A list of upcoming release dates for a selection of T-Mobile devices including the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung Galaxy Note has been leaked to the public. Three[...]

The Android OS: Splintered but Unbroken

When we talk about an operating system being fragmented, we mean that there are lots of versions of it still in use. This is a result of older devices not[...]

Something Old, Something New: Companies Focus on Recycling, Re-Using Outdated Phones

Old handsets that end up in landfills leak toxic chemicals into the soil and groundwater. But there are programs that make it easy for consumers to recycle, and even make[...]

China Looms as a Smartphone Superpower

China is a vast and as-yet undeveloped market where making tremendous profit is possible. It is also able to aggressively compete on the world market. Brighthand's European corespondent brings us[...]

MWC 2012: Huawei Ascend D quad Hands-On Preview

The Ascend D quad is Huawei's latest serious attempt to enter the arena of top smartphone models. It has a quad-core processor and a large screen with the highest pixel[...]

Environmentally-Friendly Smartphones Sales to Skyrocket in Coming Years

A report by Juniper Research shows that environmentally-friendly cell phones will almost reach 400 million by 2017, more than ten times the number that is expected to be shipped in[...]

Huawei Honor 8 Review: 90 Percent Flagship at 50 Percent Price

Good smartphones are getting cheap, and the $400 Honor 8 is a prime example. This Huawei Android smartphone is good enough on its own. But for its price, it's an[...]

Huawei Ascend Mate7 Review: Big Body, Bigger Battery

The Ascend Mate7 is massive even compared to other phablets, but it does much more right than wrong. Here's our review.

Huawei Mate 9 Review: Dual Cameras in a Solid Smartphone

The Huawei Mate 9 has three features that could well define 2017’s smartphone crop: barely-there display bezels, AI, and a dual camera. Did Huawei succeed in creating something decent for[...]