internationally little-known Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has committed one of the leading managers of Google Android. Hugo Barra, which was responsible for Internet Group for the Android product management, is intended to promote international business in Xiaomi.
Hugo Barra Barra confirmed the change on Thursday an entry on Google Plus. He was last seen more often in performances of devices with Android on the stage, he recently unveiled the tablet Nexus 7
Sundar Pichai, who is responsible for Android, Chrome and Google Apps at Google, Barra congratulated for his “next exciting adventure.” “We will miss him but at Google and are thrilled that he remains connected Android.” Most devices of Xiaomi run with the Google system.
smartphone business in China – the world’s largest mobile phone market – is dominated by local vendors. Companies such as ZTE, Huawei and Lenovo are thus one of the world’s leading smartphone vendors and expand internationally. Xiaomi was founded in 2010 and made with cheap high-end devices for attention. (Dpa ) / (anw)