The fact that one of the leading suppliers of smartphones and other digital devices is going to declare itself in the automotive market has been talked about not so long ago. Now everything is official and with details.
Huawei has created a research and development firm with the complicated name Huawei Digital Energy Technology Co Ltd. The new division was entrusted with the development of advanced technologies in the field of electric vehicles and related infrastructure.
Specialists of the new company will search for energy technologies, present their developments in the field of battery production, energy recovery systems and other related areas. The new company is fully subordinate to Huawei, and its capital is estimated at half a billion dollars. Such a well-funded start. The electronics giant needed a new firm to achieve so-called carbon neutrality.
And it’s also a good application to test your strength in the car market. As a reminder, the company already has experience in the automotive industry: it supplies equipment and software for car manufacturers and their customers.
Now Huawei will be able to go even further by offering innovative products in the promising electric car market.