Market tracker, IDC has released the China Wearable Device Market Quarterly Tracking Report for the fourth quarter of 2020. In which, Huawei shipped 6.76 million units of smart wearable with an on-year increase of 9.4% with a market share of 22.3%, ranking first in the list.
The data collected by the tracker shows that Huawei products including FreeBuds Pro and watches such as Watch GT 2 Pro have become a reason for success for the company’s actual growth in the business.
In the fourth quarter of 2020, Huawei won first place in China’s wearable device market in terms of shipments and market share and won it for the fourth time in the same year.
In the past, Huawei has held the market leader position in China’s wearable device market for four consecutive quarters, which is a very good performance by the company.
By looking at Huawei’s journey in this field, it could be reminded that the company introduced its first Huawei Wearable App in 2014, just followed by the first launch of Watch GT smartwatch.
Since then, Huawei has introduced a number of new technologies including Huawei Truseen TV 4.0+, SpO2 Blood oxygen saturation measurement, women cycle management, and ECG in the latest edition of its smartwatch.
The company has also set up a number of health research labs in its home ground to search deeper into the field of wearable-related health technologies and bring them to the consumers.
In this queue, the Huawei Watch GT series has contributed the most to Huawei’s performance in the smart wearable world in 2020. Currently, Huawei has its flagship lines tagged on the smartwatches including the two-week-long battery life, SpO2 blood oxygen saturation measurement, 24-hour heart rate monitoring, heart health research, and more.
Furthermore, the latest Watch GT 2 Pro is also available in the ECG feature, which made it the first smart wearable device to obtain China’s National Medical Products Administration’s class II Medical Device Registration Certificate, and has become the first choice for many people to protect their heart health.
(Via – CNMO)
Huawei registers ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark
On May 18, 2022, Huawei registered the ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark in China. This trademark application has document version 47543398 and the trademark has not been published yet. According to the information, Trademark Office held that the goods designated for use by the opposed trademark were Class 1 “silicones”.
The ‘Huawei Soil’ trademark class belongs to the same category as “unprocessed plastics; plasticizers” that were approved for use in trademarks such as “Huawei Zhixuan” cited earlier by the opponent. or similar goods.
In further terms, the opposed trademark completely contains the distinctive identification part of the trademark cited by the opponent, “Huawei”, and does not form a new meaning with an obvious difference. If it is used concurrently, consumers will be misunderstood.
(via – ithome)
Huawei AppGallery facing a severe issue: Report
Huawei AppGallery is a new generation of an app distribution platform for Huawei devices and the Chinese tech maker is working on improving its productivity for smartphone owners. However, recently a severe issue has been reported on Huawei AppGallery that allows downloading paid apps for free of cost.
According to the input coming from 9to5Google, an Android developer has found an issue in Huawei AppGallery that doesn’t have any special protection feature for the paid applications. This could lead to easy exploitation and enables to obtain the download link for premium apps without even paying for them.
In simple words, it could cause a loss to the developer but the report also mentions that this issue has been reported to Huawei. However, there’s no clear guideline or response that has been received on this matter.
Huawei AppGallery is a smart solution that allows developers to create a new user experience for the consumers. The platform is supported by Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) Core, which enables various APIs in applications.
Huawei AppGallery serves under the top three app marketplace globally and brings a whole range of global and local apps including navigation & transport, news, social media, and more.
AppGallery is available in more than 170 countries and regions with over 580 million monthly active users globally. Huawei partnered with 5.4 million developers across the globe, and in 2021 the total app distributions from AppGallery reached 432 billion times.
Huawei S-Tag launched with professional motion sensor
On May 18, 2022, Huawei unveiled its new activity tracker – Huawei S-Tag in the global market. The tracker comes with a professional motion sensor that detects perfect motion while being connected to your smart devices such as a smartwatch or smartphone.
The S-Tag comes with up to 14 running form metrics, it provides guidance for running, has a super compatible split design that weighs only 7.5 grams, and can drown into 50meter of water.
The S-Tag also has cycling metrics as well as fast charging support for better and faster connection with support devices. Huawei S-Tag availability may vary depending on the market.