Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: APHuawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: AP
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: AP
Craig Addison
Opinion

Opinion

Craig Addison

Could Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei give up on 5G to keep the company alive?

  • Huawei’s short term strategy has been to stockpile chips from its key silicon supplier TSMC
  • The company’s carrier business, which includes 5G, is about one third of total company revenue

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: APHuawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: AP
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei speaks during an interview at the company’s campus in Shenzhen in this file photo dated Aug. 20, 2019. Photo: AP
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