According to a source of Android Police, HTC was never supposed to be the manufacturer partner behind this year’s Google phones, the Pixel and Pixel XL. Instead, Google first chose Huawei, but as Google moved toward a partner brand-less phone line-up, plus there being a potentially lingering sour taste from a breakdown of promises or […]
Report: HTC was 2nd Choice for Google’s Pixel Ph
We're only a couple of days out from seeing the first phones that have been made in-house by Google, but it's never too early for sales predictions.
A new source familiar with the situation says Huawei was first in line to produce this year's Pixel phones, but negotiations between Google and the company broke down after it was revealed that no manufacturer branding would appear ...
The deal went south after Google told the Chinese electronics giant that the Pixel phones wouldn't bear the Huawei brand, a source said.
Google's voice-activated Assistant is a Pixel exclusive for now, leaving other Android users in the cold.