Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Huawei Cites 100% YoY Growth in UMTS/GSM Shipments in 1H 2008

Huawei Technologies reported that its UMTS and GSM transceivers (TRXs) shipments recorded over 100 percent growth in the first half of 2008 as compared to the same period last year.

In the GSM space, Huawei delivered 800,000 TRXs, more than the total number of shipments for the whole of 2007 in the first six months of 2008. 400,000 TRXs were delivered in China and India alone. To date Huawei has secured 111 UMTS/HSPA commercial contracts and continues to lead the market with 25 new contracts in first half of 2008.