Buy a Huawei 5G Smartphone at RM 1 (Maxis Promotion) and Start Building Apps to A Contest

Date : 22-Jul-2020
Location: Kuala Lumpur


HUAWEI,products and services are available in more than 170 countries and are used by a third of the world’s population.

Key Takeaways:

HUAWEI recently launched HUAWEI Mobile Services (HMS) Core 5.0 for global developers on the official HUAWEI Developer website.

Huawei Core 5.0
HMS Core 5.0 Introduces New Services to HUAWEI Developer Community

1.) HMS Core 5.0:
  • HMS Core 5.0 introduces services in seven main areas including App Services, Graphics, Media, AI, Smart Device, Security, and System for developers to make the most of HUAWEI’s “chip-device-cloud” capabilities.
  • Compared with Core 4.0, the Core 5.0 takes one step further to offer expanded capabilities such as Computer Graphics (CG) Kit, AR Engine, Accelerate Kit, Scene Kit, and more to provide a comprehensive solution for app development.
  • Other features:
    • Accelerate Kit provides developers with multi-core, multi-threading solutions to optimise the app performance. For apps that require heavy geometry or CG rendering such as mobile game, the Accelerate Kit eases the app development process and makes it run efficiently. 
    • Scan Kit now incorporates deep learning-based scanning codes to improve scanning accuracy in challenging situations with faster response.
    • The Map Kit adds bus and subway route planning to help developers improve the app functionalities. 
  • Cloud Debugging’ service offers emulators to enable developers to test run and debug their apps on different HUAWEI devices remotely online - only available in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.
2.) AppsUP – HUAWEI HMS App Innovation Contest:
  • From now until 30 August 2020, developers around APAC can enter the AppsUP – HUAWEI HMS App Innovation Contest to compete for prize pool worth USD400,000 simply by integrating their apps with at least one HMS Core Kit. 
  • To encourage participation, newly registered HUAWEI Developer during the contest registration period will receive HUAWEI Cloud voucher worth at least USD200, while an additional USD4,000 voucher will be awarded upon app submission. 
  • Developers can register for AppsUP via

3.) HUAWEI nova 7 SE:
  • The most affordable 5G smartphone to date, the newest addition to the HUAWEI family – the HUAWEI nova 7 and HUAWEI nova 7 SE is a must-have for all stylish and fashionable individuals looking to find a smartphone that stylishly complements their OOTDs!
  • You can now get the HUAWEI nova 7 from only RM39/month and the HUAWEI nova 7 SE for only RM1.

Huawei Maxis Promotion Nova 7 SE at RM 1
Huawei Maxis Promotion Nova 7 SE at RM 1

  • HUAWEI Mobile Services envisions to be a complete smartphone ecosystem to HUAWEI and HONOR phone users.
  • As of March 2020, HUAWEI’s global monthly active users has reached 650 million, a year-on-year increase of 25 percent. Additionally, there are 1.4 million registered developers worldwide, a 115 percent growth over the last year. The number of apps integrated with HMS Core has also exceeded 60,000 globally, demonstrating 67 percent year-on-year growth.
Editor's Comments:
  • All HUAWEI smartphone comes with the all-new Petal Search widget, which allows users to search for popular apps such as Whatsapp,Waze etc which are not yet migrated to Huawei AppGallery.
  • Huawei AppGallery is equivalent to Apple's AppStore and Android's Playstore.
  • Huawei AppGalery and HMS Core provide a gateway for developers and startups to penetrate the China market in the backdrop of a trade war with the western world led by the USA and allies.