Chinese telecom major Huawei received a rare glimmer of good news in July. A report from market research firm Canalys showed it had finally achieved a longstanding dream. In the quarter ended June, Huawei surpassed surpassed The Verge For the first time ever, Huawei has shipped more smartphones worldwide over a quarter than any other company, according to a new report from analyst firm Canalys. Read more Korean rival Samsung to become the world’s largest smartphone manufacturer.
India shies, SE Asia splits, while others sit on Huawei’s 5G future
Despite global pressure and a rising anti-China sentiment, it’s hard to envision a 5G future that doesn’t include Huawei
Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been on the receiving end of global backlash for its ties to China's government
While government's around the world ban or threaten to ban it, Huawei has tried to make itself synonymous with 5G
Already, it has the largest market share of 5G RAN deployments and has signed over 90 commercial contracts for 5G networks
The clincher for Huawei, though, will likely be its arsenal of 5G patents, many of which are core to 5G deployment