Oh No! Huawei Is Now Showing Ads On Lockscreen Of Its Smartphones
Oh No! Huawei Is Now Showing Ads On Lockscreen Of Its Smartphones

We all know very well that the well-known Chinese smartphone maker, Huawei is going through a complicated situation after the ban applied by the government of the United States, which has led the company to rethink its entire strategy. If this was not enough, then let me tell you guys that for some hours some users are reporting that their Huawei and Honor smartphones have now begun to show advertising on the lock screen without having installed the advertiser’s application.

Oh No! Huawei Is Now Showing Ads On Lockscreen Of Its Smartphones

The well-known Chinese smartphone maker, Huawei is going through a complicated situation after the ban applied by the government of the United States, which has led the company to rethink its entire strategy.

If this was not enough, then let me tell you guys that for some hours some users are reporting that their Huawei and Honor smartphones have now begun to show advertising on the lock screen without having installed the advertiser’s application.

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The advertising shows the details about the well-known service ‘Booking.com’ for trips and tours, basically, this appears when you have activated the option ‘Huawei Highlights’ from the settings of wallpapers on smartphones.

According to the information, the advertising began to appear from 12 June in the models Huawei P30 Pro, P20 Pro, P20, P20 Lite, Mate 20 Pro and Honor 10. So far there are reports of this in countries like the United Kingdom, Netherlands, Ireland, South Africa, Norway, Germany and several other countries around the globe.

As you can see in the image, the logo of ‘Booking.com’ that simply attracts the attention of the photograph, while in the lower part you can read ‘Getaway Deals‘, even in some cases some promotions and discounts are also offered by the service.

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And not only that even some users on Reddit and social networks are criticizing this step of the well-known Chinese giant Huawei and asking Huawei why this type of advertisements are appearing even when the application is not installed.

How to remove these ads?

Fortunately, eliminating this advertising is extremely simple.

  • To do so, first of all simply you have to go to the settings of the device.
  • Then simply select the option of ‘Home screen & wallpaper’.
  • After the above step now simply select the ‘Change wallpapers’.
  • Once you reach here, now all you have to do is uncheck the ‘Huawei Highlights’ box or simply change the current wallpaper.
  • That’s it, now you are done.

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