From a telecommunications network company to a global consumer electronics brand, Huawei has grown tremendously to become the tech juggernaut that it is today – mostly with the unwavering support from its customers
SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 3 June 2019 -
Last weekend, tech enthusiasts and shoppers gathered at The PC
Show to experience the latest HUAWEI
P30 Pro featuring a ground breaking Leica quad camera
system, better known for its zoom and low-light capabilities. In the same
weekend, Huawei smartphone users were also given a complimentary phone care
service on its monthly Service
Day at its customer service centres located at 313@Somerset and
Keen supporters and long-time users of Huawei were unfazed by
recent events and instead expressed a resounding vote of confidence for the
Wei Ling (right), who holds a Huawei Mate 10, has been encouraging her friends
including Ms. Miao Hui (left) to purchase a Huawei smartphone for its quality.
Ms. Wei Ling, age 31, commented that, "I am not too concerned
about the current situation and i believe Huawei will be able to come up with a
solution given their strong roots in the technology sector. I will still
recommend a Huawei phone to my friends because of its quality especially when
it comes to the camera and battery performance."
Joe Lum holding his latest Huawei P30 Pro and is his go-to gadget for photo
Echoing this, Mr. Joe Lum, age 46, said, "I've been using many
other phones before but nothing quite captures the great photo quality like the
Huawei phone does. I would still buy the phone in a heartbeat because its
cameras are amazing for a photography enthusiast like myself."
Wen Qi was drawn to the Huawei P20 Pro because of its overall design and
"Photography is one thing, but for me I have always wanted a phone
for usability and the Huawei P20 Pro has the best of everything," commented Ms.
Wen Qi. "My friends and I have the same phone and we plan on keeping our phones
because it still works great. Huawei is such a big company and I am sure they
will be able to overcome any challenges they face."
The company is dedicated to create meaningful products and
technologies whilst putting customers at the centre of its business. In 2018,
Huawei invested 14.1% of its sales revenue (CNY101.5 billion) in R&D,
ranking fifth globally in the EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard.
More than just a brand name; values of resilience and tenacity
displayed by Huawei gain respect among customers
Starting out with humble beginnings as a producer of phone
switches since 1987, to building telecommunication networks and consumer
electronics, Huawei has made big strides over the years in growing its customer
base with over 55 million smartphones sold globally in the first
quarter, cementing its position as the second largest
smartphone vendor in the world.
Whilst many gravitate towards the brand for its outstanding
offerings, some had more to say about the brand that go beyond functionalities
Wilson Ng, is a fervent supporter of Huawei and is motivated to further his
passion of photography thanks to the convenience and reliable camera system on
his Huawei P20 Pro.
"I trust Huawei and their products. As an international company,
they will do what's best for a consumer. For a brand that has grown so fast, it
is a force to be reckoned with," said Mr. Wilson Ng. "Personally, I respect the
brand being able to withstand the challenges and hardships that they've been
put through with such humility and grace."
James Lee (left) and his girlfriend, Ms. See Ying (right), have both recently
made the switch to Huawei and are confident that the brand will continue to
provide innovative technologies.
Ms. See Ying, age 23, who is a first-time user of Huawei with the
P30 Pro, feels that there are plenty of opportunities ahead for the brand.
"There is a famous quote that goes 'in the midst of chaos, there is also
opportunity'. I have faith that Huawei will always be able to continue making
innovative products in any circumstances as it is such a resilient and strong
Daniel Lim has been holding on to his Huawei P10 for the past two years.
A long-time supporter, Mr. Daniel Lim, age 31, said, "There are no
other phones that are in the same league as Huawei given its solid hardware.
Its innovations are driven by the company's relentless attitude and I believe
that it's a brand that is here to stay no matter the ongoing challenges."
In Singapore, Huawei has doubled its growth year-on-year and is
expanding its services including Service
Day that is held on the first weekend of every month to provide
after-sales care for a growing customer base.
"The backbone of our success over the years has always been our
customers who support the brand and believe in the innovations we offer," a
spokesperson from Huawei Consumer Business Group Singapore said. "We'll like to
thank all our supporters for believing in us. We would have never been able to
come this far without the support of our customers."
For more information, please visit: https://consumer.huawei.com/sg/
Notes to editors:
About Huawei Consumer BG
Huawei's products and services are
available in more than 170 countries, and are used by a third of the world's
population. Sixteen R&D centers have been set up in the United States,
Germany, Sweden, Russia, India and China. Huawei Consumer BG is one of Huawei's
three business units and covers smartphones, PC and tablets, wearables and
cloud services, etc. Huawei's global network is built on almost 30 years of
expertise in the telecom industry and is dedicated to delivering the latest
technological advances to consumers around the world.
For more information please visit: https://consumer.huawei.com/sg/ or find us @huaweimobilesg on social