"I am genuinely frightened by what we have learned from our investigations of them." = They make really good hardware at a sensible price that dumps all over that of the companies that lobby/pay me.
My P20 Pro is a flipping great phone, and when my dear old ma & pa asked me and my brother if we were worried about the Chinese tracking us, "What? On top of Google, Facebook, Cisco backdoors, bugger knows how many other intelligence services, Amazon, any sod else whose site we've even looked at, etc, etc. No"