On June 30, Huawei has finally started the third phase of HarmonyOS 2.0 public beta activity in China. The development in this story includes Huawei P30, Mate 20, Nova 8 SE, Maimang 9, Enjoy 20 Pro, and more smartphones.
Right after the recruitment, Huawei has begun to roll out the first HarmonyOS 2.0 public beta update for devices in the third batch. At the moment, this beta update is rolling in China and initiated for selected beta testers.
According to the information, this HM OS public beta brings a whole new user interface including new home screen, control panel, service center, HarmonyOS font, task manager, better security, and more to provide a new user experience.
So, Huawei device users are eagerly waiting to know what’s new in the first public beta software update? Well, we have got the full detailed information about the software version and the changelog, which is mentioned below.
List of devices getting first HarmonyOS 2.0 public beta update:
- Huawei Nova 8 SE
- Huawei Nova 6 SE
- Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G
- Huawei Enjoy Z 5G
- Huawei Enjoy 20 Pro 5G
- Huawei Maimang 9
New HarmonyOS 2.0 version details:
- Huawei Nova 8 SE: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.153 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 220.127.116.11
- Huawei Nova 6 SE: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.0.235 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 18.104.22.168
- Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.170 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 22.214.171.124
- Huawei Enjoy Z 5G: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.214 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 126.96.36.199
- Huawei Enjoy 20 Pro 5G: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.124 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 188.8.131.52
- Huawei Maimang 9: From EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.210 to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 184.108.40.206
Let’s have a look over HarmonyOS 2.0 changelog:
Home-screen: Swiping up on the app icon generates a service widget, which can be resized dragged to a new location, or added to your custom home screen.
Control Panel: Swiping down from the upper-right edge of the screen takes you to Control Panel. Device Control access has been added to the shortcut switches panel so that you can control all of your devices with the same ease as navigating on your phone.
Service Center: If you swipe up from the lower left or lower right corner on the screen, the system will lead to the Service Center. This is the place, where all of your collected service widgets are stored and ready to offer access to your desired services.
Smart Folder: HarmonyOS adds support for app categorization and management. By pressing down on a standard folder displays a large folder, which offers direct access to desired apps.
HarmoynOS Fonts: HarmonyOS brings support for step-free font Weight adjustments and adjusts the size of the font itself.
Smart Office: Under this label, HarmonyOS brings you the capability to transfer files on cross-device platforms without requiring a data cable with the power of Huawei Share, which increases the file transfer speed and provides faster and secure file sharing between Huawei smartphones, computers, and tablets.
Smart Home: Offers nimble, intelligent operations on household appliances, such as quickly accessing the phone’s network from the devices, controlling screenless devices, installation-free apps, and direct service access, which can be accessed by tapping your phone against the selected household appliance, or bringing your phone into the proximity to the appliance.
Seamless Performance: All operations, including touches and swipes, are smoother and more natural, with images and videos loading more quickly as well.
Task manager: Support task status saving infrequently used apps, meaning that even after you’ve switched to another app, you can pick up a previous task right from where you had left off.
MeeTime: Added support for multi-party calls. Now, both Huawei mobile phones and tablets can freely access audio and video calls
App Guard: The App Guard mode is enabled by default, to ensure that all apps subject deep scans for malicious behavior, security vulnerabilities, privacy risks, and other related behaviors while being installed.
This prevents risky apps from being installed while helping safeguard the secure running environment of the entire system.
Collaborative Security: Add a mobile – Computer collaborative authentication feature and allows you to unlock your phone by entering the phone’s screen unlock password on your Huawei computer when your phone and computer are connected via multi-screen collaboration.
Certifications: The TEE OS security kernel has obtained the CC EAL5+ certification, indicating the highest security level for a global commercial operating system kernel. The HarmonyOS operating system has obtained CC EAL4+ security certification, China’s highest security certification.
September 2022 patch is ready to install on Huawei Nova 8 SE
Huawei is on roll today, after releasing the HarmonyOS September 2022 security patch for Huawei Nova 8, Nova 8 Pro, and Nova 7 SE Vitality Edition. The company took a step to enhance Huawei Nova 8 SE system with September 2022 security patch.
The monthly security update for the device is nothing but just like an ‘energy drink for you. It boosts your Huawei Nova 8 SE system and performance improvement, user should install September 2022 patch.
Just like the previous update, it doesn’t add anything new in terms of features. But it helps to patch all the security gaps and optimize your device’s functioning.
However, the latest update for Huawei Nova 8 SE includes the following two models – Huawei Nova 8 SE 5G (JSC-AN00), and Huawei Nova 8 SE 4G (JSC- AL50). Both the compatible model are running over the HarmonyOS 2.0.0269 build to jump over the HarmonyOS 220.127.116.111 build version.
We recommend you install this new patch on your Huawei Nova 8 SE smartphone as soon as it reaches you through Setting>>System update>> Software update>>Follow the on-screen instruction. It may take little time to reach you as it releases in batches.
Why it is important to install HarmonyOS monthly security updates:
Huawei provides monthly and major security updates for the devices which offers them a high-end security guard. If your using a Huawei smartphone then you should feel secure as your smartphone is totally protected from unethical hacking and hacker. It gives you to store and protect your data, alongside reliable and secure cloud storage.
The most noticeable factor of Huawei HarmonyOS is it gives a user-friendly interface and settings. The only loophole is you can’t use the Google App and service on the Huawei smartphone, but the company provides you with its own developed Huawei services.
Huawei Nova 7 SE Vitality Edition/ Nova 6 SE gets September 2022 security patch
HarmonyOS September 2022 security patch update is now spreading arms out to reach more Huawei devices. At the moment two most utterly members of the Nova series grab September 2022 patch, which are Huawei Nova 7 SE 5G Vitality Edtion and Huawei Nova 6 SE smartphone.
Both devices incorporate the September 2022 security patch to enhance the safety of your device system. Alongside gives you a better usability experience with the smartphone.
So are you ready for the September 2022 upgrade to test out a new experience? The user will be receiving the update via OTA. You can sneak into the update section during this time or check it through the Setting option.
- Huawei Nova 7 SE 5G Vitality Edition (CND-AN00)
- Huawei Nova 6 SE (JNY-AL10)
Huawei Nova 7 5G Vitality Edition:
- HarmonyOS 18.104.22.1689 current version – HarmonyOS 22.214.171.1241 new version
Huawei Nova 6 SE
- HarmonyOS 126.96.36.1999 current version – HarmonyOS 188.8.131.520 new version
One step closer to HarmonyOS 3:
The HarmonyOS 3 operating system is on its way and gradually expands to users. However, the September 2022 security patch for the Huawei Nova 7 5G SE Vitality Edition and Nova 6 SE make compatible and deserving for the HarmonyOS 3.
Both the devices are eligible to receive the HarmonyOS 3 technology, but we can say nothing on this matter or when the will company release it for the devices. As both the devices are China-specific and this makes a high chance to receive the HarmonyOS 3.
We have to wait a while to know what the next step of the company, till then update your devices over the September 2022 patch version as It is necessary to update your devices for this recent version for two important reasons
- To encounter bugs and issues with the devices and boost the performance of your device
- Only an updated device will be eligible to receive further updates, stay up to date
Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition obtains September 2022 security update
Well, Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition is always Huawei’s priority to roll out the monthly security update, and this chain is intact with the September 2022 security update too. Users should also prioritize grabbing this update for the following below-mentioned reason.
Here are some reasons why you should install it:
- Enhance the security of your device
- Bring fixes for bugs in the current version
- Improve system stability and fluency
- Boost up the smartphone working and speed
- Fixes for some particular issue that bothers you
An important point to Know about this update:
- Version number: HarmonyOS 184.108.40.2061, which is only updateable if your device running over HarmonyOS 220.127.116.110 build
- Compatible Model: Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition (CHL-AL60)
It may take a little time to reach you as it releases in batches, but we recommend installing this latest security update as soon as it gets to your Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition.
HarmonyOS 3 beta for Hauwei nova 8 SE Vitality Edition:
Huawei HarmonyOS 3 beta testing process is gradually expanding for eligible Huawei devices, and recently the Huawei Nova 9 series users get its taste. Which is enlisted in the Second batch (Round 2) device list.
We can expect Huawei to soon release the HarmonyOS 3 beta for the Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition. As this device is just one year old and China-specific this fact gives the wings to our anticipation of the HarmonyOS 3 beta released soon for the respective device users.
Till then the September 2022 security update will defend your Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition from uncertain bugs and issues. And make it compatible to receive further crucial updates like HarmonyOS 3.