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Huawei just recently launched the Mate 20 Pro, a burly Android phone that is a high-end device from top to bottom, but good luck buying one if you live in the United States. The Chinese smartphone maker is not planning to sell its newest flagship phone in the US, and the same goes for the non-Pro variant (Mate 20), simple as that. Actually, it's not a simple decision, but one that is likely rooted in the US government putting pressure on companies and consumers not to do business with Huawei. US intelligence agencies have warned on more than one occasion of security concerns with Huawei (and also ZTE). It's the reason why a deal with AT&T to sell Huawei smartphones in the US fell apart in... Read more...
Huawei is looking to close out 2018 with a beast-like flagship Android smartphone that throws in everything but the kitchen sink. Watch out, Galaxy Note 9, because the new Mate 20 Pro has its laser sights aimed on you. As expected, Huawei has fitted the Mate 20 Pro with its brand-new, 7nm Kirin 980 processor paired with 6GB of RAM. Huawei is claiming performance dominance over the garden variety Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor used in 2018's flagship Android smartphone and says that it includes a Category 21 modem that is capable of delivering download speeds of up to 1.4Gbps. As is becoming commonplace with newer devices, the Kirin 980 also includes a dedicated neural processing unit (NPU)... Read more...