On Thursday, the Trump administration officially added Huawei to a trade blacklist, immediately enacting restrictions that will make it extremely difficult for the technology giant to do business with U.S. companies.
After the ban from US government, Google has suspended business with Huawei that requires the transfer of hardware, software and technical services According to Reuters.
Huawei will immediately lose access to updates to the Android operating system as well as upcoming device from Huawei also lose access to Google services like Google Play store and Gmail out side the China.
“For users of our services, Google Play and the security protections from Google Play Protect will continue to function on existing Huawei devices,” the spokesperson said, without giving further details.
Huawei will be able to access the public version of the Android operating system available through the open source license and will not be able to get access to proprietary apps and services from Google.