Huawei Beats Qualcomm and Becomes Top Semiconductor maker in China

Huawei is a Chinese multinational company that provides the best telecommunication equipment and sells consumer electronics smartphones. It has more than 1.3 million developers and partners who are responsible for its achievements. HiSilicon, Children Company of Huawei which is a powerful semiconductor company. After the successful shipment of smartphones chipsets, HiSilicon is able to become a top semiconductor maker in China.

As per the research, within the first quarter of 2020, HiSilicon is able to ship over 22.21 million smartphone chipsets. By comparing the shipment that in 2019, HiSilicon is increased to 43.9% whereas, Qualcomm is declined to 32.8% from 48.1%. This calculation clearly shows Huawei (Parent company of HiSilicon) beats Qualcomm.

Brief about HiSilicon

  • Founded: 1991
  • Headquarters: Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
  • Products: SoCs
  • Brand: Kirin
  • Parent: Huawei
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Huawei will be the leader company in 5G with the latest 5G SoC Kirin 985. Moreover, several provinces and cities are helping Huawei to set PC supply chains. In the previous statement, Huawei has declared, the Harmony OS will be the cross-platform solution. It will be flexibly run on different devices like smartphones, PC, cars, and, many others.

Because of some issues, the United States Department of Commerce blacklisted Huawei. Thus, after that, the company announced to develop Harmony OS. Huawei is also planning for its own OS for computers. I hope to see more advanced products by Huawei for its users.