Honor resumes ties with Google, Honor 50 series to carry GMS
Honor has resumed cooperation with Google, and its new models in overseas markets will carry Google Mobile Services (GMS), promising to get its overseas business back on track.
Honor 50 overseas version to come with Google services pre-installed
Honor's official German Twitter account said on May 21 that the Honor 50 overseas version will come with Google services, which means the biggest factor holding up its sales will be removed.
Huawei's new approach makes it easy for developers to turn GMS apps into HMS apps
Huawei on April 14 launched an open-source solution called Choice SDK that turns existing Google Mobile Services (GMS) apps into Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) apps.
Chinese phone brand Meizu said to integrate Huawei HMS Core in case Google GMS unavailable
If Meizu integrates HMS Core into its phone system, it will become another brand besides Huawei and Honor to support these services as a backup for when Google GMS is unavailable.
Honor CEO says in talks with Google to use Google services in its devices
Chinese phone maker Honor is in talks with Google to resume its partnership with the company, CEO George Zhao said in an interview with the South China Morning Post.
Developer launches app to install Google services on Huawei phones
Since Huawei is on the US entity list, there is no Google Play service installed on Huawei's latest smartphones, which makes it difficult for most overseas users to accept Huawei phones.
Honor launches two entry-level handsets in India with its Huawei AppGallery
Chinese smartphone maker Honor on Friday launched two affordable models in India, the Honor 9A and Honor 9S, which don't support Google services but come with Huawei's AppGallery as the default app store.
Huawei HMS application development contest opens with $1 million in prizes
On June 30, the Huawei HMS Global Application Innovation Competition was officially launched, with Huawei inviting developers from around the world to integrate its HMS Core.
Huawei delays production of its upcoming Mate series of phones, Nikkei says
Huawei has told some suppliers to delay production for its upcoming Mate series of phones it weighs potential supply-chain disruptions from an escalating U.S. crackdown, the Nikkei Asian Review reported on Wednesday citing several sources familiar with the situation.
Huawei launches Honor 8S 2020 with GMS in the UK
Huawei recently launched a Honor 8S 2020 in the UK with Google Play support for £99.99.