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Huawei wants its own alternative to Android this fall release

Phone manufacturer Huawei wants in the autumn of 2019 are already an alternative for the Android release, told CEO Richard Yu in an im conversation with more news site Sina.

The US explained earlier this week the sanctions, which Google license for Android not Huawei can offer. The sanctions were later postponed, giving the companies three months to may work.

The operating system of Huawei must be the final blow to absorb. New phones of the company can be equipped with the new software.

Huawei would still be an open version of Android, but there are not the standaardapps such as the Google Play Store and Gmail installed. The operating system of the Chinese manufacturer would have its own store for apps.

Yu argues that all Android apps are also on the operating system of Huawei should work. He expects the operating system in the fall of 2019 is ready to have, with a possible extension to no later than the spring of 2020.

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Fear of spying by Huawei

In the United States is the fear that the Chinese government is the networks of Huawei used to spy. The company denies that this is possible and says that all equipment is safe to use.

In the Netherlands, the AIVD currently investigating whether Huawei via a backdoor in a telecom network managed has shared information with the Chinese intelligence services.

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