Honor on track for strong 2015; debuts latest device

Honor is on course to hit its target of 40 million shipments by the year end, having sold half of the target in the first half of the year, Reuters said. Citing comments from George Zhao, president of the Huawei …

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Huawei swaps Honor head

Huawei said that Jeff Liu, president of its Honor brand, is to leave the company in the first half of this year. Liu will be replaced by Zhao Ming, VP of Huawei’s Western Europe Region, and the two will “work …

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Huawei’s Honor Holly comes to Europe with ‘price hacker’ promotion

Honor announced the European launch of its Holly smartphone, accompanied by an unusual pricing promotion designed to boost engagement with “fans”, as part of an ambitious plan to become a “leading brand in the Android world”. Speaking at an event …

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Huawei talks up “highly successful” dual device brand plan

Huawei claimed its dual-brand Huawei/Honor strategy has been “highly successful, creating synergies which have resulted in raising brand awareness and market share of the Huawei Consumer BG as a whole”, as the company looks to ship 100 million smartphones this year. …

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Huawei expects 2014 revenue to expand 15% to $46B

China’s telecoms equipment giant Huawei is forecasting its 2014 revenue to increase 15 per cent to $46 billion, driven in large part by its mobile device and enterprise businesses. The company said its consumer business group was expected to generate …

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Huawei targets iPhone with latest Honor smartphone

Huawei took aim at Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus with the addition of a ‘phablet’ to its Honor brand portfolio, even down to the name – Honor 6 Plus. While the device was unveiled in China, the vendor launched a TV …

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Huawei set for $10M Indian investment

Huawei is apparently planning to invest $10 million in growing its handset business in India during 2015, with half set to be used to support its Honor sub-brand – which the company is also rolling out in Europe. According to …

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Huawei’s Honor unveils second smartphone

Having recently introduced the Honor brand to the European market, the Huawei offshoot has announced its second device – Honor 3C. The smartphone has been reported previously, and began shipping this week. Its price — £109.99 for the UK market …

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