back to article Huawei to sling Google-free mid-range P40 Lite 5G at British shores this summer

Huawei has confirmed UK pricing and availability of its latest mid-range blower, the P40 Lite 5G, a pared-down version of this year's flagship with tapered price tag to match – starting at £379.99. Driving this phone is Huawei's octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 820 platform, which bundles a Mali-G57 GPU, as well as the firm's Da …

  1. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    A hard sell ?

    Maybe.

    It will mostly be a measure of how many people are really fed up with phoning their life to Google.

    1. huuuuuuuh

      Re: A hard sell ?

      So instead they would buy this and transmit their data to Huawei and the CCP?

      1. Paul Crawford Silver badge

        Re: A hard sell ?

        Probably the CCP is less likely to whore your data to world+dog

  2. Andy Denton

    Could you just not root it and install something like Cyanogen or is that not a thing any more?

    1. khjohansen

      Cyanogen

      Support might be hampered by Huawei preference for "native" silicon

    2. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Cyanogenmod

      Indeed, is not a thing anymore. But the Amazon app store is

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