Huawei Prepares 'Alternative Chips' to Cope with the US Ban And Huawei's chip unit leader set up his battle plan according to a recent document .
Chip unit CEO He Tingbo said Huawei predicted years ago that the US government could "suppress." "The company has cut the channels for acquiring chip technology from the US  And this fear has actually become a reality.
The US Department of Commerce announced Wednesday that Huawei has been blacklisted, which could be closed. " it out of business with its American suppliers. The company responded that it will "remedy immediately and find a solution" if its business is banned in the US.
In particular, this step could disrupt Huawei's chip production, which relies heavily on American components. For this reason, the HiSilicon chip unit has developed "alternative chips" for such a scenario ̵
When the US made the "crazy" decision to blacklist Huawei "with no evidence" and "the story made the choice" to formalize all reserved alternate chips "in one night" The letter said
Meanwhile, Huawei's smartphone business is advancing. The 5G smartphone Mate 20 X was presented on Thursday in London, reported the state news agency Xinhua . The Mate 20 X uses the Balong 5000 chip released in January before Huawei's switch to "alternative chips".
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