The ancient Mate 8 is one of several Huawei-branded smartphones being promised Android Oreo delivery... someday, alongside the P9, P9 Plus, Nova Youth Edition, Nova 2 and 2 Plus.
It sounds like the P10 and P10 Plus have some big shoes to fill, as the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus have already sold 12 million units worldwide.
Huawei continues to crush its own smartphone sales records, shipping 140 million units this year so far, including 10M P9-series devices.
If you thought the P9 and P9 Plus were impressive slabs of silicon, wait until you see the super-high-end Huawei Mate 9 unveiled in the fall.
Leica makes some good lenses and Huawei has some good phones. The two have teamed up to "reinvent" the smartphone camera experience, but...