Thursday, 08 December 2016

Google-branded Android phones live on through entry-level Huawei handset

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Thursday 02 September 10

Chinese vendor launches low-cost smartphone powered by latest version of Internet giant's OS; unveils new mobile WiFi hotspot.

Huawei on Thursday launched the world's first entry-level Android handset to be powered by the latest version of Google's smartphone platform – 2.2, or Froyo. Called IDEOS, the touchscreen phone has been co-developed with Google, carries the Internet giant's branding on the casing, and marks the first time Huawei has unveiled a handset without first establishing an OEM partnership with an operator…

Huawei on Thursday launched the world's first entry-level Android handset to be powered by the latest version of Google's smartphone platform – 2.2, or Froyo. Called IDEOS, the touchscreen phone has been co-developed with Google, carries the Internet giant's branding on the casing, and marks the first time Huawei has unveiled a handset without first establishing an OEM partnership with an operator…

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