Privacy Policy

This Honor Community (hereinafter referred to as "the Community" or "this Community") is operated by HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES Deutschland GmbH, Duesseldorf, Germany (hereinafter: “Huawei” or “We”). The Community is used for the purpose of collecting network users' suggestions for improvement and requirements for Honor products as well as feedback with regard to the Honor user experience.

In the following document, We line out how We use your (“Your”) personal data when You use this Community. In the first part (“Part 1), We line out what happens to Your personal data when You merely access Our website. In the second part (“Part 2”), We explain what kind of data processing occurs if You register for and make use the Community.

We take the protection of Your personal data very seriously. We treat Your personal data confidentially and according to the legal data protection regulations and this Privacy Policy.

Personal data, such as names, addresses or e-mail addresses, are always provided on a voluntary basis if possible. Such data will not be passed on to third parties without Your permission.

However, We would like to point out that data transmissions via the internet (e. g. e-mail communication) cannot be entirely secure and may have security vulnerabilities. A complete protection of personal details against unauthorized access by third parties is not possible.

I. Part 1

The following describes what happens to Your personal data when You access this website.

1. Server log-files

We automatically collect and store information which Your browser automatically transmits to us in server log files, such as

· browser type/version

· used operating system

· referrer URL

· host name of the accessing computer

· time of query

· IP address

Those data cannot be associated with individual persons. A merging with other data sources does not take place. We reserve the right to retrospectively check the data if reasonable evidences concerning illegal use become known.

2. SSL Encryption

For security reasons and to protect the transmission of confidential data, such as enquiries You sent to Us, this website uses an SSL encryption. You recognize an encrypted transmission by the change of the address line of the browser from "http://" to "https://" and by the lock-symbol in Your browser address line.

If the SSL encryption is active, the data You have transmitted to us cannot be accessed by third parties.

3. Cookies

This website partially uses cookies. Cookies do not cause damages to Your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies allow Us to make Our offer more user-friendly, more efficient and more secure. Cookies are small text files, stored by Your browser on Your computer.

Most cookies that We use are “session cookies”. They will be deleted automatically after the end of Your visit. Other cookies remain on Your terminal device. Those cookies enable us to recognize Your browser on Your next visit.

You can adjust Your browser that way in order to be informed when cookies are placed, to individually allow cookies or to generally exclude cookies in certain cases as well as to activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. The deactivation of cookies may impair the functionality of this website.

4. Contact form

If You send us enquiries via the contact form, the data You enter into such contact form, including Your contact data, are stored for the purpose of dealing with Your enquiry and in case of additional enquiries. It will not be passed on without Your permission.

5. Newsletter

For any newsletters offered on Our website, We require Your email address as well as information which allow us to check that You are the owner of the provided email address and that You consent to the reception of the newsletter. Further data will not be collected with regard to newsletters. We use such data exclusively for the sending of the requested information, and do not transmit them to third parties unless to the extent technically necessary to facilitate the transmission of an email.

You can withdraw Your consent to the storage of the data, Your email address as well as the use of such for the purpose of sending the newsletter at any time via the "Unsubscribe" link within the newsletter.

6. Privacy Policy for the use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a website analysis service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on Your computer to analyze Your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about Your use of this website is usually sent to and stored at a Google server in the U.S.A.

You find more information concerning the treatment of user data by Google Analytics in Google's Privacy Policy:https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de

6.1 Browser Plugin

You may prevent the installation of Google Analytics cookies by adjusting the settings of Your browser; however, if You do so, You may be unable to use all features of this website. Further, You may prevent the collection of data generated by cookies (including Your IP address) and information related to the use of this websites as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and installing the plug-in under the following link:http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

6.2 Objection to Data Collection

You may prevent the collection of data by Google Analytics by clicking the following link. Doing so, an Opt-Out-Cookie will be placed which prevents future data collection when visiting Our website: Disable Google Analytics

6.3 IP anonymization

We are using the function "Activate IP Anonymization". By way of this function, Your IP address will be truncated within the member states of the European Union or other contractual states of the Treaty on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases Your complete IP-address will be transmitted to a server in the United States of America and truncated there. Commissioned by Huawei, Google will use this information to evaluate Your use of the website, to compile reports on website activities for website operators and to provide other services related to website and internet activities. Google undertakes not merge Your IP address with any other data held by Google.

7. Right to Information, Deletion, Blocking

You have the right to be informed about Your person-related data, their origin and addressee and the purpose of data processing as well as the right to correction, blocking or deletion of those data at any time and free of charge. For further questions and questions concerning person-related data, feel free to contact us under the address published in theimprint/legal notice.

II. Part 2

The following describes what happens to Your personal data when You register for and use the Community.

1. Registration

You can register for the Community to be able to use its additional functions. The data entered for this purpose will only be used for purpose of using the Community. In particular, You may be asked to provide the following information:

· Your Huawei User ID, for which You have registered separately

· Your nickname/handle

· Your avatar

· Your sex

· Your date of birth

· Your place of residence

· Your contact phone number

· Your contact email

· Your real name

· Your physical address

· Any other information You fill in or configure in Your personal settings or show in Your personal space.

We may use the above contact information to inform You about important changes, such as change of the offer range, in case of technical changes, or in case We want to replace the terms of use with a new version.

In particular, We may use and process this information to

· Contact You: send You information about Honor events that may be of interest to You; invite You to participate in surveys organized by Huawei; or send You information with Your explicit consent. If You do not wish to receive such information, You can opt out at any time.

· Clarify Huawei product requirements You submit;

· Provide You with customer support for the features and services of the Community;

· Inform You about updates to and other information about the services of the Community;

· Verify information, such as Your identity, area of expertise, and location.

· Improve communication with users;

· Carry out internal audits, data analysis, and research on how to improve Our services;

· Improve the user experience and service quality;

· Handle disputes related to the Community that arise in the process of using the Community;

· Synchronize, share, and store data You upload or download, or request to upload or download;

· Improve Our anti-fraud programs and systems;

· Use collected data as part of external judicial assistance;

The Community is primarily intended for adults. Children are not allowed to create their own user account without the consent of a parent or guardian. Where a child's personal data is collected with parental or guardian consent, We will only use or disclose this data if the law permits it, if explicit permission is given by a parent or guardian, or if it is necessary to protect the child. In accordance with applicable laws and practices, We consider any person under the age of 13 years to be a child.

If Huawei learns that it has collected a child's personal data without first obtaining verifiable parental or guardian consent, it will take steps to delete the data as quickly as possible.

2. Comment function on this website

For the comment function on this Community, Your comment as well as details provided at the time of commenting, Your email address and, unless You post anonymously, the chosen nickname/handle and avatar will be stored and displayed within the Community, which can be accessed by other registered users (including Huawei and Huawei group companies) worldwide.

3. Storage of the IP address

Our comment function stores IP addresses of users who post comments. Since We do not check the comments before publishing on Our website, We require such data to be able to take legal action against the originator in case of violation of law, i. e. insults or propaganda. Please refer to Our Terms of Use for more details.

4. Subscription to comments

As user of the Community, You may subscribe for comments after Your registration, which means that You will be automatically informed via email if new postings have been published. You receive a confirmation email to check whether You are the owner of the provided email address. You can unsubscribe from this function at any time via the link in the info emails.

5. Personal Collection and Personal Share

You have the opportunity to collect and share content with other users, which implies that subject to Your choice, the collected and/or shared content will be stored and made available to other registered users (including Huawei and Huawei group companies) worldwide.

6. Personal Vote

You have the opportunity to vote on content, which implies that subject to Your choice, Your vote will be stored and made available to other registered users (including Huawei and Huawei group companies) worldwide.

This Privacy Policy may be updated or amended from time to time. We encourage You to review this Privacy Policy from time to time to stay abreast of any changes.

Please note that the above Privacy Policy applies to all individuals who reside in a member state of the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, Albania, Andorra, Bosnia, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Greenland, Macedonia, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, San Marino, Serbia, Vatican City, Japan, Korea, USA, or Canada.

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, you can contact us by email at forthebrave@hihonor.com

Last updated: May 08, 2017

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