Published on : Jan 25, 2019
The Chinese multinational conglomerate, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. plans to introduce a next generation mobile phone by using their own technology instead of using U.S. components. The company is taking a step ahead to mark intense competition with the western industry players.
The multinational tech company, Huawei is investing heavily to produce their own technology based chip. In addition, the company is known for worldwide providers of network and now switching its interest for developing next generation smart phones and this is the sector where U.S. is the global spear header. This move will further encourage company to reduce its multi dollar investment for outsourcing component from the U.S. and also create risk of disrupting the U.S. supply chain.
The next generation smartphone developed by the Huawei is going to launch will likely to be unveiled by the next at the Huawei’s annual event day.
Huawei to Limit Dependency on U.S Giants by Producing Own Chipset
The smartphone is majorly produce on the basis of Balong 5000 modem Kirin 980 chipset instead of utilizing the component from the traditional U.S. based supplier for instance Qualcomm Inc.
As per last year record, Huawei smartphone and various other consumer product demonstrates no effect from the western security warning and generates more than 50% in terms of sales. Moreover, the company is still more reliable on Intel Corp and various other supplier in U.S. region. But the company has developed its own chipset to launch next generation smartphones and servers. Now, the company is only using its chipset for their manufactured products.
The Huawei’s rival company ZTE Corp, was nearly going to bankrupts after the Washington close access to US based technology supply to North Korea and Iran. The U.S. Government than restored their access after they paid fine and also agreed on changing their executive officer by their (U.S.) own selected official.