The Huawei Y9 (2019) unveiled in Kenya for Kshs 24,990

Huawei has today unveiled its latest device in the Y series, the Huawei Y9 2019. The device was launched today an event held at the Sarova Stanley Hotel in Nairobi. “We are delighted to announce the arrival of the Huawei Y9 2019 into this market’’ said  Huawei Head of Eastern Africa Mobile Steven Li during the phone launch. ‘’We […]

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Huawei Y9 (2019) Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Huawei recently unveiled a new device in its Y series, the Huawei Y9 2019 in the country. The new Huawei Y9 2019 device features an upgraded Central Processing Unit (CPU), front and rear dual camera, and the notched HUAWEI FullView Display. The new notched 6.5inch full view display on the Huawei Y9 2019 according to […]

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Huawei Y5 Prime (2018) specifications, price and availability in Kenya

The Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 was launched early this month in the country. The device is a budget smartphone targeted at young people, according to the company. The Huawei Y5 Prime 2018 comes with some modest specifications. It sports a plastic body which is usually a common trademark for low-end devices. Read >> Huawei Y7 Prime […]

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Huawei P20 Lite quick review: Best mid-range smartphone in the market?

I have been interacting with the Huawei P20 Lite, a budget-friendly version of the standard P20 flagship phone for a week and a half now. The device was launched in the country a few weeks ago through e-commerce site Jumia. Globally, the phone was launched in March and as it has been in the past, […]

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Huawei P20 Lite Specs, Price and Availability in Kenya

Huawei launched the Huawei P20 Lite in Kenya a couple of weeks ago through e-commerce site Jumia. The device was launched globally in March 2018 and as it has been in the past, the P-Series continues to focus on mobile photography. I had expected the Huawei P20 Lite to come to Kenya after since its […]

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Huawei Y7 Prime (2018) Now available for pre-order in Kenya

The Huawei Y7 Prime (2018) is now available in the country. Huawei has also announced that pre-orders for the device are open through online retailer Kilimall, and other physical retail outlets across the country.  The Device is officially expected to go on sale on April 19th for Ksh.16.999 but those interested in making pre-orders can […]

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Huawei to launch Mate 10 Pro in February

Huawei Consumer Business Group (CBG) has announced that its breakthrough HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro will be available from February. The phone will be availed in the United States first through major electronics retailers, including Best Buy, Amazon, Microsoft, Newegg and B&H beginning on February 18, with pre-orders beginning February 4. With its impeccable design, smart […]

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Huawei Mate 10 specs, price and availability in Kenya

The Huawei Mate 10 was officially launched into the Kenyan market last week, a month after it was unveiled in Munich Germany. The Mate 10 is the first to contain Huawei’s own artificial intelligence (AI) chip and retails at Ksh.80,000 on Jumia Kenya. The device is the successor of the Mate 9 which featured Huawei’s […]

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Huawei and Microsoft sign an MOU on Cloud Service

Huawei and Microsoft signed a strategic memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Cloud Service under which Microsoft applications will be released on HUAWEI CLOUD. The two companies will initiate in-depth cooperation on the public cloud to provide the optimal experience of cloud services for enterprises and help enterprises implement digital transformation. Huawei and Microsoft already enjoy […]

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Huawei donates computers to support the Digital Literacy Programme

Huawei Technologies has partnered with the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Authority to set up a computer lab at Kwale Girls High School. The global ICT provider also donated 25 laptops worth Ksh1 million, to support the Digital Literacy Programme. The Digital Literacy programme is a multi-sectoral Government initiative that aims to introduce young people […]

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Huawei and Honeywell partner for smart city projects across the globe

Huawei has announced a new partnership with American based technology firm Honeywell Home and Buildings Technologies to pursue large-scale smart city projects across the globe.  Through this collaboration, the two companies will help city administrators build intelligent urban infrastructures that enable them to control costs while making their cities desirable and functional for their residents. […]

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HTC most sought after mobile device in Kenya than Huawei in 2016 – DataFintech

  HTC and Huawei mobile devices account for 24.9% of the mobile phones by stock value on the Kenyan online marketplace, PigiaMe.  According to data insights from Data Fintech, the popularity of the two brands is also increasing in the Kenyan market. The data shows that the supply of HTC increased by 60% while Huawei […]

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Huawei to launch the GR5 2017 smartphone in Kenya this month

Huawei Mobile has announced that it is be launching the GR5 2017 smartphone in the Kenyan market later this month. Huawei is betting on mid-range and entry-level smartphones to increase its local sales and market share. This year, the technology company says it is targeting to increase its smartphone sales by at least 50 percent. […]

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Huawei Mate 9 Wins a Record Eight Awards at CES 2017

Global technology media outlets have recognized Huawei with 8 awards at CES 2017, thanks to the new Huawei Mate 9 launched in November last year. The media outlets highlighted the Mate 9’s power, performance, design and dual-lens camera. The Huawei MateBook was also recognized with a CES Innovation Award 2017 Honoree for its impressive design […]

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Huawei Y5 II full review: Is it worth your cash?

Huawei launched the Huawei Y5II a couple of months ago, in Kenya. The Y5 II brings every good feature that should be in a smartphone. The device is the updated model of the Y5 and I have been interacting with it for a while now. What does it bring to the table? Well, read my […]

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Huawei defies device norms by supporting 3G on the Mate 9 second simcard

Huawei Mobile Kenya officially launches Mate 9 in the Kenyan market months after unveiling the Huawei P9.  This follows the global launch of the flagship device early in November. The device is currently retailing at KES 69,999 in all Huawei Retail shops across the country. The Huawei Mate 9 has some of the best features […]

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Huawei P9 Lite Review: A light, powerful and comfortable smartphone

The Huawei P9 Lite is one of the best devices from Huawei Mobile I have interacted with in recent times. It succeeds the P8 Lite as the mini version of Huawei’s 2016 flagship- the P9. Comparing it to the P8, Huawei made a couple of improvements which I will be telling you about in this […]

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Huawei launches the Mate 9, features its own Kirin 960 CPU

Huawei has officially launched its new flagship phone, the Mate in Munich, Germany. The company also launched another limited edition with a Porsche-branded design and the devices are among the first to be powered by the new Android 7.   The two devices were probably among the most anticipated smartphones of the year and according […]

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Huawei to help in accelerating ICT development in Kenya

Global ICT solutions provider Huawei has announced that it is reiterating its commitment to accelerating ICT development in Kenyan counties. Through its ‘‘Smart and Sustainable City’ solutions, the company says it will help Kenya build safer and more harmonious urban residential, business and tourism environments to attract investment and increase employment for sustainable economic development. […]

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Huawei launches Mate 8 in Kenya, to retail at Ksh. 69,999

Huawei Devices Kenya today launched its flagship device, the Huawei Mate 8 into the Kenyan market. Unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2016, Huawei says the Mate 8 is a direct response to the technology shift where the PC economy continues to fade; organizations are faced with a radical change in architecture, operations and […]

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Huawei introduces new entry level Smartphones into the local market

Huawei has today announced the introduction of two entry level smartphones, Y5C and Y360, into the Kenyan market as it strives to double its current mobile market share which now stands at 10% by June 2016. The smart phone comes with a 4.00-inch touch-screen display with a resolution of 480 pixels by 800 pixels. The […]

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Review: The Huawei Ascend P8

Intro: Seven years ago Huawei was manufacturing HSDPA modems for Vodafone. It was making smartphones that other companies could brand and then sell. This was its starting point in the most markets. Today, Huawei is much more than some hardware manufacturer. Its hands are in a multitude of telecommunication businesses. A decade after it was […]

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The technology tale of the Shanzhen town

Over three decades ago Shanzhen was a small town in the Southern part of China where its residents were mainly fishermen and farmers. The city was originally a hilly area, with fertile agrarian land. However, after becoming a special economic zone in 1979, Shenzhen underwent tremendous change in landscape. Most of these smaller hills have […]

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MTN and Huawei unveil award winning P8 smartphone in Uganda

After a successful global launch in Asia, Europe and South Africa, the sensational award winning Huawei P8 smartphone is being launched in Ugandan today and will be available in MTN Uganda outlets and Service Centers countrywide. Partnering with MTN Uganda, Huawei technologies unveiled the sleek smartphone to the Ugandan market at Kampala Serena Hotel at […]

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Huawei unveils the P8, wants to redefine the smart phone experience

Huawei last week unveiled its Huawei’s 2015 flagship smartphone, the Huawei P8 at a colorful event in Johannesburg. According to the company, the Huawei P8’s exciting features, cutting-edge technology, durability and sleek design allows consumers to ignite their creativity. “The goal of the Huawei P8 is to become the most user-friendly smart phone for consumers globally. […]

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Huawei Launches the P8 ‘Flagship’ Android Smartphone

Chinese tech giants Huawei has launched its new flagship handset, the P8 in a packed event in London, a smartphone it says is perfect blend of technology, sleek styling, usability and revolutionary low light camera features. The Huawei P8 is the culmination of the P series’ rich heritage of style and functionality, and Huawei says […]

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