Huawei mobile phone to launch in UK in September
New Blaze handset to land as early as next month.
Huawei, the Chinese mobile phone manufacturer that builds white-label smartphones for for other companies to rebrand, is to launch its first own-brand handset in the UK in September.
Huawei is trying to get its foot in the door by nabbing between four and five percent of the UK market by this time next year. Its debut handset will be the budget-priced Blaze, tipped to go on sale in September for around £100. Also on the horizon for Huawei is its own tablet, the MediaPad, and another handset called the Vision.