By Paul Carsten BEIJING (Reuters) – China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, known more for its telecom networking prowess than its razor-thin smartphones, is starting to see success in its consumer electronics business, though the key U.S. market remains elusive. Consumer devices will also help Huawei buy some time before 4G network upgrades in China lead to more orders for telecom equipment. Huawei's smartphone ventures, like its domestic rivals ZTE Corp and Lenovo Group Ltd, have so far focused on selling low- and mid-priced handsets in emerging markets.
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Huawei profit jumps on smartphones, U.S. asks Hua-who?