Huawei’s new flagship phone doesn’t support 5G because of US sanctions

Chinese telecommunications equipment giant Huawei Technologies’ latest flagship smartphone does not support 5G connections as the company continues to lose relevance in the mobile phone market under Washington’s ban on access to US technologies.The P50 and P50 Pro, the company’s newest top-tier phones, will not support 5G, said Richard Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei’s consumer business group, during a virtual launch event on Thursday evening.“US sanctions over the past two years have limited our…