MUNICH (Reuters) – Huawei [HWT.UL] unveiled its new smartphone to challenge Apple’s (AAPL.O) iPhone, to 11, on Thursday, to speak, to brand and design the best-in-class features, while playing down concerns about the lack of access to Google (GOOGL.D) of the popular apps.
At a cool start-up in the German city of Munich, the Chinese company said that its new ner, The 30 Pro and 30, devices, more compact camera is more sensitive, and the wraparound screens are more vivid than those of the latest iPhone from Apple.
Connectivity is up to 50 percent faster performance than the market leader Samsung (005930.ME) fifth-generation (5G) handsets, as the chief salesman, Richard Yu, said:.
This was Huawei’s first launch of a new smartphone, since it’s US President, Donald Trump, the world’s No. 2 player in the market with U.S. export ban in mid-May.
Washington has effectively blocked U.S. companies from providing from Huawei, which says it is a national security risk, as well as the equipment to be used by Beijing to spy something that would make the Shenzhen-based company has repeatedly rejected.
The result is that the Level of 30 which is fully licensed version of the US, Google’s (GOOGL.O) Android operating system, as well as mobile services including the google Play Store and popular apps such as Gmail, Youtube and Maps as well as all of the victims of the ban.
Huawei pushed ahead with the launch regardless, betting is the fact that the Degree is 30 for the design of the hardware is still winning fans around the world.
- Huawei is trying to outdo Apple and to some Extent the 30, smartphone-to-launch
“This is the best smartphone in the world,” Yu told a news briefing.
“Yes, yes, we do have a number of limitations and restrictions on the Mobile Services. However, we do have a big advantage with the phone.”
The Level 30 And the Pro’s, the three-array cameras, it is able to get the images to life in low light conditions. The on-board video camera is a good definition of a 40-megapixel, super-slow-motion, with a velocity of about 7,680-frames-per-second, which is several times that of its nearest competitor.
The 6.53-inch flexible OLED screen and wraps around the body of the previous model, making it possible to have a screen larger than the one on the iPhone, for 11, Pro, Max, on a smaller device.
The Level 30 and it will ship to Europe next month and will be available in China starting from next week, said Yu. It will, for a price of 799 euro ($884), the top-end of Level 30 And the Pro of 1,099 euro, and to the Extent Of 30 Pro, 5 G of 1,199 euros.
Smartphone has an exclusive Porsche Design model 2,095 euros.
The Samsung Galaxy S10 5 G retails at $1,299, and the phone in 11 Pro starts, at $999, but does 5G connectivity.
Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei’s consumer business group, announces the release of the Level 30 of the smartphone range, at the Convention Center in Munich, Germany, September 19, 2019 at the latest. REUTERS/Michael Dalder
YOUR OWN BRANDED APPS
The build-up to the Smartphone’s launch was overshadowed by the uncertainty as to whether the owners of the flagship Android-based device will be able to get the apps supported by Google, is a unit of the Silicon Valley giant Wheel.
Instead, the new device will be Huawei’s own app gallery, while the company will spend $1 billion to promote the use of the system around it. In one of the other incentives in order to encourage the development of the attractive force, Free charge to app partners to have a commission of 15% of the half of the cut taken by Apple and Google.
A mate of 30 users downloaded Facebook (FB.(O), WhatsApp, and Instagram from the app store. However, it would only be possible to get access to Youtube, Google’s mobile video app, which is available through the web browser, the browser told You.
The phones will run on an open-source, or generic, version of the Android operating system (os), as Huawei’s phones in the Chinese domestic market. This option means that some apps may not work properly or smoothly, say experts.
Press and hold to launch in Europe and underlines the importance of the 500 million consumers in the region, and Huawei, have lost five percentage points in the share of the market, as in the united states. it is prohibited, even if the buyers will rally to his notice in the house.
Without Google on board, however, analysts say the Smartphone war to win consumers.
“Even though it is filled with great features that we don’t think it will sell out like the previous generations,” said Annette Zimmermann of the consulting company Gartner.
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The average user will not accept the fact that they will not be able to have easy access to their favourite apps,” said Zimmermann, who took part in the event.
Huawei says that the phone is the “brain” – the Kirin 990 chipset was unveiled at a recent tech trade show in Berlin, better performance than the Qualcomm-powered (QCOM.D) 5 g of rivals already on the market from Samsung.
In particular, the “big core, little core” configuration of the hardware, meaning that it can run power-hungry applications, such as artificial intelligence, artificial intelligence, or online gaming, while trying to save the battery life on routine tasks.
“Huawei has Apple beaten soundly when it comes to its form factor design, however, even these nice-looking devices that are going to struggle to see the volume without using the Google ecosystem,” analyst Richard Windsor said in a note before the release.
Reporting by Douglas Busvine; Writing by Alexander Smith; Editing by Elaine Hardcastle