5G

While some countries are still debating whether to ban Huawei or not from participating in 5G bids, others have already prohibited the Chinese company from building network infrastructure. Even when it comes to its smartphones, Huawei is facing difficulties in some markets, like the U.S., but apparently all these speedbumps are actually helping the company grow.

Ren Zhengfei, Huawei founder and CEO — who previously criticized the U.S. and President Trump’s politics — took the stage in Moscow to talk about his company. Apparently, sales in January and February have increased 35.8 per cent from the same period of 2018, according to a Mobile World Live report.

Huawei revenue in 2018, $108.5 billion, grew 21 percent over 2017, and is expected to continue the trend in 2019 by increasing an extra 15 percent. Even though in the middle of the 5G scandal, Huawei already signed 30 contracts worldwide, shipping 40,000 compatible base stations. In the meantime, the company has sued the United States in an effort to fight back against the ban imposed on its hardware.

You May Also Like
Nubia Red Magic 5G Transparent Edition
You can now pre-order the transparent Nubia Red Magic 5G
It doesn’t have a transparent back.
HUAWEI logo
US takes another step to block HUAWEI’s global chip supply, China warns of retaliation
China warns it will put US companies such as Apple and Qualcomm on its very own Entity List, and will also launch investigations as a retaliatory measure.
Zoom was experiencing issues, as Google Meet is getting more users
Conferencing app Zoom was having some issues this morning, and it may have helped Google Meet get more users as a safer and more reliable alternative