Huawei unveiled its new Mate 40 smartphone on Friday that for the first time comes preinstalled with a built-in e-wallet that uses China’s digital yuan or cryptocurrency.
Although the Mate 40 will go on sale in most of Africa’s largest consumer markets including South Africa, Nigeria, and Kenya, it’s unlikely it’ll be that popular given that’s it both very expensive at almost $1,700 and that it’ll also be missing Google apps that are very popular among African consumers.
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