Android to charge? Zhou Hongyi: There is no free lunch forever. Manufacturers should prepare in advance.

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Android to charge? Zhou Hongyi: There is no free lunch forever. Manufacturers should prepare in advance.

2019-01-04 00:22:57 118 ℃

January 3 news, 360 company chairman and CEO Zhou Hongyi said "Android charges": This is a fake news, but the charges should be sooner or later. There is no free lunch forever, manufacturers should be prepared in advance, do not add costs to users.

According to foreign media reports, Android official Twitter account issued a document saying "planned to charge Chinese manufacturers in the third quarter of 2019." Android officially named in the tweets to levy fees including Huawei, ZTE, Xiaomi, etc., this tweet has been deleted.

It is reported that Google has not yet charged Android and its apps because Google can be obtained through Chrome and Google search. Advertising revenue, which is considered to be the core of Android and Google services.

But from the 360 ​​company chairman and CEO Zhou Hongyi and the tweets that have been deleted, Google may charge for mobile phone manufacturers using Android in the future. As Zhou Hongyi said, “There is no free lunch forever, manufacturers should be prepared in advance”.