The Chinese smartphone maker is scaling back its launch ambitions to focus "a ton of effort in India and Indonesia," where growth is robust.
The country’s anti-pornography law forbids any sort of nudity, something the government claims it found in roughly 15,000 videos on the streaming site.
The handset ships with a 5-inch display and comes with Blackberry 10.2.1.
Attack traffic from Indonesia nearly doubled in the second quarter of 2013, according to Akamai's latest "The State of the Internet" report.
The Chinese smartphone maker will begin selling its products in the US market in a few months, but only its lesser-known gadgets like headphones and its Mi Band wearable.
While Google made no official announcement, its Android One website now boasts that each new device "runs the latest and fastest version of Android," 5.1 Lollipop.
Sony Pictures Television, Warner Bros. Entertainment and Singtel join forces to start a new video-on-demand service for the Asian market in the first quarter of 2015.
That gave Google's mobile operating system 81 percent of the worldwide market in 2014, compared with 15 percent for Apple's iOS.
As the US company aims to disrupt taxi markets across the globe, regulators in several countries in Asia are making it difficult for it to gain a foothold.
Investment in the Chinese tech giant failed to materialize after Xiaomi backed out due to concerns over a potential political fallout, Reuters reported.