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Huawei adds support for Galileo on P10 smartphones

Thursday 30 March 2017 | 10:16 CET | News
Huawei announced that its P10 and P10 Plus smartphones will be among the first to support the new European satellite navigation network Galileo. The service was first launched last December, and devices are now starting to reach the market. Google added support from Android 7.0 for app developers to include the additional satellite service. Huawei is using the BCM4774 chipset from Broadcom to support Galileo.Other phones that support Galileo include the Huawei Mate 9/Mate 9 Pro, the Sony Xperia XZ, XZ Compact and XZ Premium, and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Beidou / Broadcom / Google / Huawei / Qualcomm / Samsung / Sony
Countries: Europe / World
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