Nowadays, people are very much active on social media and spend a lot of time with each other through social messaging and chatting applications to get connected even at a critical time as a pandemic.
The messaging/chatting applications are a platform that provides you instant simple and secure messaging features and also now supports voice and video calls as well. Even though, Huawei devices with Huawei Mobile Services (HMS) may not be able to access Google apps but could easily install the most useful apps outside of the GMS framework.
The list of the most commonly used messaging application is listed below.
Top Messaging Apps:
- Facebook Messanger
All the above apps not only support messaging but offers multiple features like sharing of the photo, video, files, documents, applications, location, voice, and video call as well as users can now do payments also supported by some platforms.
WhatsApp: Among all the most commonly used messaging app in the world is WhatsApp, which free of cost to download. Using this you can chat, share photos, videos, locations, live locations, documents, and do the payment. Also, you can make voice and video calls, as well as support group video, calls up to 8 peoples, and more.
Facebook Messenger: Facebook Messenger is Facebook’s own messaging application that allows to chats with Facebook friends and there are plenty of free stickers and you can send GIFs. The video and voice calls are clear and very reliable. The “Chat Heads” feature allows you to keep a chat icon floating on top of your screen. With the new Messenger Rooms feature you can host up to 50 people and create a link to your chat and share it with anyone, even if they’re not on Facebook.
Telegram: Boasting millions of active users, Telegram becomes itself the fastest messaging app. It supports stickers and GIFs, photo and video editing, and group chats that can go all the way up to 200,000 people. It’s also completely free and doesn’t contain ads.
WeChat: WeChat is the most popular app in China with more than 1 billion users. It offers the usual messaging app features like photo sharing, or video and voice calls, and more.
Snapchat: Snapchat achieved instant stardom among younger generations at its onset. Its most famous feature is funny filters for your video snaps, which celebrities often showcase. But it also offers photo editing, plus the option to share Bitmoji sticker. Snapchat has the auto-delete feature that shows your messages are more secure than on alternative platforms.
Hike: Hike is a messaging app that features free text offline text messaging, online chatting, hidden chat options, stickers Hike wallet, and much more.
There is a number of messaging applications are available for peoples according to their needs and different from these.
But the question is which messaging or chat app do you mostly use on your Huawei smartphone? Let us know in the comment section.
Huawei Forum maintenance completed one week earlier
Today, Huawei has officially announced that Huawei Forum maintenance has successfully been concluded one week earlier than the actual schedule. Now, the services are being resumed such as Huawei Club’s PC, APP, and WAP versions.
Huawei users can now visit Huawei Forum and continue the HarmonyOS 2.0 testing using the My Huawei App and WAP version of upgrade and early adopters.
According to the previous information, Huawei has published an official notice on July 25 regarding the upgrade maintenance for Huawei Forum between July 26, 2021, to August 9, 2021, 22:00.
With the Huawei Forum’s up-gradation announcement, the company also posted an apology for the inconvenience during the maintenance “Thank you Forum members for your continued understanding and support of the Huawei Forum!”
Huawei achieved 40 million HarmonyOS installations:
The rapid progress clearly reflects that Huawei is working as much as fast it can to deliver the next level user’s experience to the least possible device.
Huawei Petal One: An all in one package for Cloud, Music and Video services
The Petal One integrates 3 premium services at relatively less costly compared to individual purchases. This service is similar to what Apple offers under the Apple One subscription bundle.
This all-in-one package includes Huawei Cloud Space Premium Package with 200GB capacity, Huawei Super Music VIP, and Huawei Video Gold Member & Partner Zone VIP membership.
What services Petal One includes:
The premium music service in Petal One has millions of libraries with all kinds of audio and music, while the premium video subscription offers high-quality video programs and movies. Meanwhile, the 200GB of Cloud storage can be shared between 5 family members.
People with Petal One can cancel their membership anytime. Currently, Petal One only comes under monthly subscription, though Huawei could offer lengthy plans such as quarterly or half-yearly in the future.
To be mentioned, Petal One provides a multi-scenario membership service and can be supported on multiple devices including mobile phones, tablets smart wearables, and smart screens.
Huawei Cloud service
The Huawei Cloud service offers a safe place to store your crucial data. It takes automatic backup of the whole device that can be restored anytime very conveniently.
Talking about privacy, this service is completely secure and has a ‘Time Machine’ feature that can help you manage all your data in a single place. Furthermore, all this data can be synchronized on multiple devices to manage it over different smartphones and tablets.
Price and Availability:
As per the Huawei Member Center app, the Petal One will be available for early buyers from August 28 to August 30. While full access to this service will be opened from September 1. The starting price for the Petal One bundle is 79 yuan (12 USD) for a monthly subscription.
It’ll be interesting to see whether this package will enter on the global market. We’ll keep you posted on further updates.
Huawei Sound X 2021 launched with new design and powered by HarmonyOS
Huawei has launched its latest smart speaker – Huawei Sound X 2021. This new speaker comes with an elegant design and colorful lights that provide an ergonomic appearance while listening to music.
Huawei Sound X 2021 is inspired by electronic tubes and pays tribute to the classic tube amplifiers. The smart speaker has a 360-degree all-metal soundhole, 3D curved surface seamless technology, highlighting the high-end quality design.
Huawei Sound X 2021 comes with a 175.6mm diameter, 224mm height, and 3140g of weight. Similar to its processor, the Huawei Sound X comes in interstellar black.
48 full-color LED lights surround 360-degree, creating 7+1 kinds of magical lighting effects. The indicator light shows Guidance connection, voice response, status indication, music dynamic effect, light wallpaper, etc.
The new generation of Huawei Sound X is the first three-way smart speaker jointly designed by Devalet. The speaker unit has one 4.75 inch woofer, four 1.5 inch full-range speakers, one 1.25 inch tweeter, and two passive radiators.
Huawei Sound X 2021 comes with a 6 microphone ring array with a design that supports volume increase and decrease buttons, microphone button, play and pause keys as well as a light control button placed on the center top of the device.
The high, mid, and woofer unit sound independently, allowing the three-tone level to be distinct, bringing the bass sound and deep, the midrange is warm and clear, and the treble is bright and transparent.
Huawei Sound X 2021 is the world’s first smart speaker equipped with HarmonyOS 2. HarmonyOS doesn’t need to patch a 3rd party app to connect with the corresponding app, use the super device feature and fetch audio directly from PC or the smartphone.
With HM OS 2 support, the Huawei smart screen can be used to build a home theater with one click. The easy voice interaction allows you to integrate into the world of the Internet of Everything.
Huawei Sound X 2021 Price and Availability:
Huawei Sound X 2021 is priced at 2199 yuan. It’s already opened for pre-sale in China and the first sale is targeted for August 12 in China.