A Chinese telecommunications company founded in the 80's. In the past 5 years, it rose to grab huge market shares in Europe (3G network, Networking equipment, Optical Communication Equipment, etc). Its chief competitors include Alcatel-Lucent, Nortel, Cisco.

It hires mostly Chinese Masters or PhD's in Electrical Engineering, Communication Networks, and Computer Hardware. It's known for its demanding 20-hour work days, and its no-nonsense approach to business and competition.

It's currently the fastest growing telecommuncations company in the world, and has surpassed both Nortel and Alcatel-Lucent in market share in continental Europe and Asia.
While Nortel just filed for bankruptcy, Huawei reported record Q4 earnings for 2008.

Huawai is a microcosm of the hardworking attitude and the resultant success of China.
by Saobi January 14, 2009
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To "Huawei" something, is to rip it off, slightly tweak it, and pass it of as your own.
Have you see what they've done, it's a complete Huawei of something I did a week ago!
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A good phone brand that a lot of people mistaken their products as iPhone rip-offs but they are more, they are actually pretty good for their price with an ok battery making them A pretty well rounded phone.
Ps. I have a Huawei phone
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Chinese government's ass sucker, which Help CCP spy on people and delect user's VPN data. It even help CCP steal other countries' technology.
"Why I can't use VPN on my phone? I just need to use Google."
"You are using Huawei, it automatically delect your VPN setting, just throw away this shit."
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A information stealing machine that can take great photos.
Give Huawei a try if you want your information stolen by China.
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A state of confusion and misery caused by unintelligible communication and a culture of craftmanshit.
Why did you quit your job? The lack of QA and the short deadlines was making me huawei.
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Huawei is a Chinese electronic company that sells devices from phones to TVs Huawei ranked 3rd in the global market in 2015 for selling around 108 million smart phones!
and no huawei is not pronounced Hawaii and is pronounced like wau-way
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