Vodafone suspends Huawei Mate 20X 5G presale in the UK

Huawei Mate 20X 5G

Ever since the US government added Chinese manufacturer, Huawei, to the entity list, a couple of companies has cut ties with the company. The latest being British operators EE and Vodafone. According to the original plan, Huawei Mate 20X 5G version was to commence reservations in the UK in late May. This is one of the first smartphones in the world to support 5G networks, and it is also the first 5G mobile phone that Huawei has made available for presale.

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G
Huawei Mate 20 X

However, the mobile phone’s pre-sales activity in the UK has been suspended. A Vodafone spokesperson told The Verge that the Huawei Mate 20X 5G version temporarily stopped accepting reservations. According to media reports, the reason for the UK operator to suspend Huawei Mate 20 X 5G subscription is that Huawei cannot obtain the full version of Android.

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On the other hand, Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei’s consumer business, confirmed that Huawei is developing its own operating system. Yu Chengdong revealed that Huawei will release its self-developed operating system in the fall and the next spring. It is reported that the system will be open to various fields such as mobile phones, computers, tablets, TVs, automobiles, smart wear, etc., and will be compatible with Android applications and all web applications.


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