In a current interview with Wired UK, Yu shared his ideas concerning the firm’s plans concerning doing enterprise with Google once more. When requested about utilizing the Google Play Store and GMS, Yu emphasised how the corporate “brought huge revenue and profit to US companies like Google” and have been “very good partners”.
“At Huawei, we still hope that we can continue to cooperate with Google. Hopefully, we can get the license from the US government. We are open. In the interests of the value of those US companies, they should… I hope they can give us the license.”, stated Yu.
He clarified how Huawei envisions utilizing Google’s providers, particularly the Play Store as the first possibility on its Huawei Mobile Services to supply extra decisions to customers. Meanwhile, Huawei’s AppGallery is deemed to be the third-largest on the earth with over 400 million month-to-month energetic customers final 12 months and the corporate is offering engaging provides to get builders on board.
In reality, Yu advised Wired that Huawei App Gallery would hopefully bridge the hole by way of app availability in a single or two years. He additionally talked about how Huawei is contemplating to affix the unified platform in partnership with Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi developed below the Global Developer Service Alliance (GDSA).
If Huawei fails to get US license, Yu says, the corporate will consider becoming a member of the initiative. Huawei didn’t need to “destroy the value of US companies with these kinds of partnerships”, which is why the corporate has not proven a lot curiosity to this point.
Yu additionally made it clear that its Celia voice assistant, which we noticed within the Huawei P40 collection will likely be increasing to extra international locations with regional languages and integration with native providers sooner or later.