Huawei to promote their own 4G modem for other brands

Recently, Huawei has just announced in WeChat they they will be distributing their Balong 711 modem to other smartphone and chipset manufacturer. It is also the first time that Huawei is selling its components to other manufacturer.


Huawei’s baseband chip technology is the first in the world, and it is one of the key factors for the rapid rise of Huawei smartphones. However, Huawei is taking the route of Apple and Samsung, that is, its own chips were previously only used for mobile phones and other mobile terminals.

Cellular component technology research service provider Strategy Analytics recently released the global baseband market share report for the second quarter of 2019. According to the report, in the second quarter of 2019, the global cellular baseband processor market revenue was 5 billion US dollars, ranking the top five market share. The vendors are Qualcomm, Huawei HiSilicon, MediaTek, Samsung and Intel.