A few days ago, the temporary license granted to Huawei in order to ensure follow-up lThe software of its old smartphones was eventually revoked, after having lasted nearly 15 months. A blow for the brand which is already suffering the repercussions of the absence of Google services on its latest models, and which testifies to Washington's resentment in wanting to put sticks in the wheels of the manufacturer. The loss of this temporary license implies that Google is now prohibited from deploying Android updates to smartphones dating from before the US embargo, which are however well equipped with Google Mobile Services. This loss assumes that devices like the Huawei P30 or Mate 20 will get stuck on a version of Android 10, and will not benefit from Android 11 or later versions. Only security updates for the open source version of Android will continue to be deployed.
As you might expect, Huawei was quick to react to this news, and demonstrates that he seemed prepared for the loss of thistemporary license. In the columns of Huawei Central, the firm indicates that this news will change absolutely nothing for users of the old smartphones of the brand: Huawei will continue to provide software monitoring for Android itself. "Our customers will be able to continue to receive software updates thanks to the strength of the open source community and our own research and development capabilities reassures the brand, explaining that it will obviously use the open source versions of the next updates. day of android and apps. The company does not specify what is the situation of major updates, but we imagine that if a user wanted to use Android 11 on a Huawei device dating from before the American decree, he could do so. do but would lose Google services as a result and would have to be content with Huawei Mobile Services and the App Gallery to download applications.
Huawei P30 Pro Smartphone ...
- Memory: 8 GB RAM / 128 GB ROM
- SIM format: Dual Nano-SIM or Nano-SIM + Nano SD card
- Screen: 6.47 inch Huawei FullView
- Rear camera: triple 40MP, f / 1.6 + 20MP, f / 2.2 + 8MP, f / 3.4 + HUAWEI TOF