Google Maps is currently the leading name in the maps service, but Huawei’s own maps service, this situation will change. The Maps Service, which is said to be called the Map Kit, will not be available to individual users directly; however, application developers will be able to use the Huawei Map Kit in applications they develop.
Expected to be used in approximately 150 countries and territories Huawei Map Kitwill depend on local map services. Map Kit will support about 40 different languages. Other features include instant monitoring of the traffic situation and augmented reality.
News that Huawei will develop its own maps service harmonyos operating system after the news emerged. For this reason, it is thought that the tension between Google and Huawei is one of the reasons why Huawei developed maps service. However, Huawei chose to develop its own maps service, as there are many applications that use user locations as well as this tension.
Huawei, Russian search engine for maps Yandex and famous hotel booking site booking It also works together with. Apparently, Huawei is continuing to work to reduce its dependence on Google and its services and to develop its own alternative.