Huawei says existing devices will continue receiving Android updates, no confirmation from Google – Times of India


Huawei, the buyer expertise big has confirmed that its present units will proceed to obtain software program and safety updates. This was confirmed by the corporate on Twitter although its official Huawei Cell Twitter account by replying to a consumer on Twitter.
“… There isn’t any influence on present units. We’ll proceed to share safety and software program updates to our units, as we at all times have…” stated the corporate by way of a tweet.

Regardless of this affirmation from Huawei, there’s nonetheless no phrase from Google on the matter.
For these unaware, this matter has turn out to be the focus for the reason that momentary normal license (TGL) that was allotted to Huawei not too long ago expired. A report by The Washington Put up means that previous Huawei telephones are additionally on shaky grounds as they will lose Android assist as nicely. As per the report, the license expired on August 13.
Since that occurred, there was hypothesis on the safety standing updates on the present Huawei telephones that run on Google Cell Companies (GMS).
As per the phrases of the earlier settlement, Huawei telephones manufactured earlier than Could 2019 are eligible for updates from Google. Nevertheless, If Huawei breaks any compatibility with Google’s apps throughout a software program replace, Google will not be capable to collaborate on the problem even when the US-based tech big already supplied the replace and the safety patch.
Regardless of such uncertainty, Huawei has had a greater than good second quarter of 2020 as the corporate ranked primary model with the utmost quantity of shipments the world over, as per a report by analysis company Canalys.
The report claims that that is the primary quarter in 9 years the place an organization aside from Samsung or Apple has emerged because the market chief. Huawei managed to ship 55.eight million handsets worldwide regardless that the US authorities band has affected its worldwide gross sales. Nevertheless, the corporate has strengthened its place within the firm’s home market because it now sells over 70% of its handsets in China.


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