Separately, the U.S. government also issued a ban that prevents Huawei from dealing with USA tech companies, whether it's for parts procurement or software licenses. "The Chinese government and Communist party pose the greatest long-term threat to USA economic and national security", Rubio said. "It's a very mature market so trying to displace, say, an Android app store is nearly impossible", he said.
The US Commerce Department blocked Huawei Technologies from buying US goods last week, a major escalation in the trade war between the world's two top economies, saying the firm was involved in activities contrary to national security.
For the most part, IDC's Jeronimo thinks the USA and China will reach a trade deal, and Google will be able to resume its licensing arrangement with Huawei.
Huawei faces a growing backlash from Western countries, led by the United States, over possible risks posed by using its products in next-generation 5G mobile networks.
"Don't point your fingers at USA firms".
In the wake of economic sanctions imposed on China by the U.S., the States' administration last week added Huawei to the list of companies restricted from trading within the boundaries.
Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross stated that the 90 day grace period is to allow US companies to get their businesses in order before they sever ties entirely with Huawei. The Commerce Department will evaluate whether to grant companies exceptions after the 90-day period.
Huawei will now be forced to use the Android Open Source Project (AOSP), which doesn't give access to critical Google apps and services that consumers outside of China expect on Android devices.
He said Huawei had long prepared for clashes with the U.S.
"We have sacrificed individuals and families only for the goal to stand at the top of the world", Ren said, adding that with such a goal, conflict with the USA was "inevitable".
Huawei Australia has responded to the news asserting local consumers will not be impacted by the actions of the usa involving Google - nor those planning to buy a Huawei handset in the future.
Google announced the Android Q beta release during I/O 2019 conference early this month.
Google has just suspended Huawei's Android license.
New designs of Huawei smartphones won't be able to access some Google apps, following Google's decision yesterday to block the Chinese tech giant from updates to the Android operating system.
Ren said today that Google has been trying to persuade the USA government to "solve the problem", and also said his company was working on a "rescue solution", but did not elaborate.
What the Google suspension means for Huawei phone users
He said some low-end business might be affected. "We can not think narrow-mindedly that loving Huawei equals loving its phones ". A Huawei spokesman said the smartphones had already been certified by Google before it announced any restrictions.