After the introduction of US sanctions on Huawei, a number of companies refused to work with a Chinese manufacturer.
According to sources from The Bell, now Huawei is alreadyis testing a smartphone with a pre-installed Aurora based on Finnish Sailfish, but the results of these experiments are not yet available. At the same time, Huawei official representatives declined to comment, and at Rostelecom they did not hear anything about testing.
Huawei can also localize in Russia a part of the production for smartphones. In particular, the company can start production of chips and software in Russia.