Huawei sales hit by US trade block

Huawei was rather sneaky last week. The Chinese firm released numbers of the first half of the year which masked what was actually a disappointing Q2 by blending its numbers from Q1. Sadly, a lot of media took the numbers at face value. There was a lot happening in Q2, which Huawei itself expected would be poor. The quarter is traditionally a strong one, but sales ended flat year-on-year. Huawei doesn't provide detailed figures -- it isn't a listed business -- so it is hard to know when the freeze hit and just how hard it was.

Meanwhile, it seems Huawei is testing its Android alternative link


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