Tuesday July 14, 2020

Huawei is losing the trust war

The Chinese giant is launching top gadgets, but another security scare has now undermined its attempts to crack the western market

Emmet Ryan

Technology Correspondent

7th April, 2019

Huawei really just can’t help itself, can it? A week ago, these pages lauded the P30 Pro as the most important phone since the first iPhone and described it as having the muscle to make US consumers demand access to it.

It was exactly the type of statement Huawei needed to make after a second half to 2018 that saw lots of questions asked about the safety of using its devices. The one...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Many of us have achieved a new life balance that might just be the real ‘new normal’

Sharyn McAndrew | 1 month ago

Property firms such as QRE are dealing with the coronavirus lockdown by trying to maintain some normality in their day-to-day business

Conor Whelan | 2 months ago

Hardline opposition to EU solidarity in funding the cost of Covid-19 is driven by German allergy to ‘imprudent’ spending, and by Dutch politicians fearing the transfer of funds to southern countries would provoke a far-right backlash

Barry J Whyte | 3 months ago