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HarmonyOS 2 unlimited upgrade opened for a bunch of Huawei devices

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Huawei has a huge HarmonyOS 2.0 upgrade plan for its devices that covers devices launched 5 years ago and enables the old Huawei and Honor models to experience a brand new user interface.

Since then, Huawei is testing the newly launched operating system in multiple phases. But, at the moment, the HarmonyOS 2.0 beta testing program is limited to Chinese variants.

According to the latest information, Huawei has opened HarmonyOS 2 unlimited upgrade for a bunch of devices belongs Huawei and Honor including Mate 40, P40, Honor 30, and so on.

This shows that now any respective device users can directly upgrade over HarmonyOS and experience the new features and UI without participating in beta or slots limitations. Below you can check all of the devices that are now eligible for the unlimited beta upgrades:

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Huawei HarmonyOS 2 unlimited upgrade devices:

  • Huawei Mate 40
  • Huawei Mate 40 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 40 Pro+
  • Huawei Mate 40 RS Porsche Design
  • Huawei Mate 40E
  • Huawei Mate X2
  • Huawei P40
  • Huawei P40 Pro
  • Huawei P40 Pro+
  • Huawei Mate 30 4G
  • Huawei Mate 30 Pro 4G
  • Huawei Mate 30 5G
  • Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G
  • Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design
  • Huawei Mate 30E Pro 5G
  • Huawei MatePad Pro
  • Huawei MatePad Pro 5G
  • Huawei MatePad 10.4
  • Huawei MatePad 10.5 5G
  • Huawei MatePad 10.8
  • Huawei MediaPad M6 10.8 inch
  • Huawei MediaPad M6 8.4 inch
  • Huawei MediaPad M6 Turbo Edition

Honor devices:

  • Honor 30
  • Honor 30 Pro
  • Honor 30 Pro+
  • Honor V30
  • Honor V30 Pro
  • Honor 20
  • Honor 20 Pro
  • Honor V20
  • Honor V20 Moschino Edition
  • Honor Play 4 Pro

Huawei Mate 40 series

How to directly upgrade over HarmonyOS 2?

Here is the possibility that this may arrive in some user’s minds. Well, the above-mentioned device users don’t need to apply or secure their slots to get upgrades. They just need to check and install the HarmonyOS 2 available upgrades in the “My Huawei” of their devices.

HarmonyOS 2.0 features:

The HarmonyOS 2.0 brings several new features that make user’s life easier. The features are designed to improve the user experience, provide seamless coordination between your devices as well as increase privacy and security across the board. Here are some of the feature highlights for HarmonyOS 2.

  • New Home Screen
  • Service Widgets
  • Control Panel
  • Service Center
  • Smart Folder
  • HarmonyOS Fonts
  • Super Device
  • Huawei Share
  • Smart Home
  • Task Center
  • Better Performance
  • App Guard
  • Collaborative Security

(Via: mydrivers)

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December 2021 security update rolling out for Huawei Mate 10 series [CN]

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Huawei has begun releasing the latest December 2021 HarmonyOS security update for Huawei Mate 10 series smartphones. This update fixes several new bugs and vulnerabilities found in the latest software build and provides better system security.

According to the information, Huawei Mate 10 series December 2021 update upgrade the device HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.215 to new HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.216. It’s really impressive that the Chinese tech maker sending continuous updates for its old flagships.

Huawei Mate 10 series models:

  • Huawei Mate 10 ALP-AL00
  • Huawei Mate 10 ALP-TL00
  • Huawei Mate 10 BLA-AL00
  • Huawei Mate 10 Pro BLA-AL00
  • Huawei Mate 10 Pro BLA-AL00

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Before you upgrade:

  1. We recommend you take a backup of your important data.
  2. Use a stable connection to download the update package.
  3. Do not forcefully turn off the phone, once the installation is started.

HOW TO INSTALL:

To download this update manually, go to Settings then System & updates, then open Software update, from here select Check for updates. If an update is available it’ll pop up on your phone and an option of Download and install will appear. Press the option and start to download.

Alternatively, you can also request software updates through the My Huawei app. To do this, open the My Huawei app, tap on the update, then select Check for updates, and then download and install.

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About Huawei Mate 10:

Launched in 2017, Huawei Mate 10 smartphone sports a 5.99 inch IPS display with 2560 x 1440p resolution, expands 150.5 x 77.8 x 8.2 mm, weighs 186g, powered by Kirin 970 processor with Mali-G72 MP12 GPU, 4000mAh battery, 4GB RAM, 64GB internal storage.

Huawei Mate 10 comes pre-installed with EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 and has a 20MP dual camera with dual-LED flash as well as an 8MP front camera. This phone supports Nano SIM Card, WiFi, GPS, NFC, HSPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE+ and more.

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Huawei HarmonyOS December 2021 Updates List

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HarmonyOS December 2021 updates

Huawei has almost reached the conclusion of the long-running race of HarmonyOS software updates rollout. As recently, it was reported the 141 Huawei devices have been upgraded over HarmonyOS operating system as of December 2, 2021. The Chinese tech maker has covered the least possible device with HarmonyOS operating. In the meantime, it is available only to the Chinese market. However, it could open for the global HarmonyOS global market in 2022.

On the other hand, the company introduced EMUI 12 as the next major software update for global Huawei users. Also, the EMUI 12 beta has started for the flagship models including P40, Mate 40, and Mate 30 series.

Meanwhile, Huawei continues to send regular software updates for both Huawei and Honor HarmonyOS powered devices in China. More interestingly, several smartphones have already received this new security patch.

In a single month, Huawei releases many firmware updates along with HarmonyOS upgraded versions for several devices. So, in this update archive, you will get all insights of all types of HarmonyOS updates released in the month of December 2021 by Huawei.

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HarmonyOS December 2021 updates

Huawei HarmonyOS December 2021 Updates:

December 3, 2021:

  • Huawei MediaPad M5 series grabbing 2.0.0.125 software update. Read more
  • October 2021 security update with 2.0.0.126 released for Huawei Enjoy Tablet 10.1. Read more

December 2, 2021:

  • Huawei Maimang 9 is receiving November 2021 security update. Read more
  • Honor Note 10 smartphone starts receiving 2.0.0.125 firmware update. Read more
  • Honor 30S starts getting November 2021 security improvements. Read more
  • December 2021 update goes live for Huawei Mate X2 folding phone. Read more
  • Huawei P50 Pro getting December 2021 update. Read more
  • December 2021 firmware update out for Huawei Mate 30 series in China. Read more
  • Huawei is expanding Nova 5T November 2021 update in Europe. Read more
  • Huawei Nova 7 5G gets new optimizations with December 2021 security update. Read more
  • New 2.0.0.220 firmware update making its way to Huawei MatePad Pro 10.8. Read more
  • Honor Play 4 smartphone receiving November 2021 security update. Read more
  • Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G grabbing November 2021 security update. Read more

December 1, 2021:

  • Huawei Mate 40 series getting December 2021 security update. Read more
  • Huawei Mate 40 Pro 4G receiving December 2021 security update. Read more
  • December 2021 security patch released for Huawei Mate 40E. Read more
  • Honor X10 Max smartphone grabbing 2.0.0.212 software update. Read more
  • Huawei P40 Series smartphone gets December 2021 software update. Read more
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Huawei HarmonyOS stable rollout started for these six devices

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Stable HarmonyOS six devices

Huawei has officially announced HarmonyOS 2.0 stable rollout for these six Huawei and Honor devices in China. The corresponding consumers of the devices can upgrade over HarmonySO 2.0 directly via EMUI or HarmonyOS 2.0 beta testing activity.

The new HarmonyOS 2.0 users of these six devices will get a new user interface design, UI animations, better animations as well as other parts of the UI that will enhance your user experience. You can check these six devices mentioned below.

  1. Huawei Nova 8 SE Vitality Edition
  2. Huawei MediaPad M5 Youth Edition 8-inch
  3. Huawei MediaPad M5 Youth Edition 10.1 inch
  4. Huawei Enjoy Tablet 10.1
  5. Honor Tablet 10.1
  6. Honor Tablet 5.8

Stable HarmonyOS six devices

You can also check the required EMUI version:

Some of these devices require EMUI 9.1.0.170 version to be upgraded to 2.0.0.126 version (Huawei MediaPad M5 Youth Edition 10.1 inches, Huawei Enjoy Tablet 10.1 inches), 9.1.0.250/9.1.0.251/9.1.0.370/9.1.0.372 version upgrade to 2.0. .0.125 (Huawei MediaPad M5 Youth Edition 8 inches) version, 9.1.0.250/9.1.0.251/9.1.0.370 (Honor Tablet 5 8 inches), 9.1.0.170 (Honor Tablet 5 10.1 inches) version upgraded to 2.0.0.126 version.

Therefore, these phones and tablets are eligible to receive HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.215/216 software updates directly from EMUI or existing beta activity.

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141 HarmonyOS Devices:

As of today, Huawei has completed HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system installation on 141 Huawei and Honor models consisting of smartphones, tablets, and smart screens (smart TVs).

Under the latest development, the rollout of stable HarmonyOS 2.0 for these six devices has now enabled stable release for all of the 141 Huawei and Honor models, as some of them were still under beta testing.

Furthermore, HarmonyOS installation has reached over 150 million installations as of October this year and the company expects to grow this mart to over 200 million by then of 2021.

For the time being, HarmonyOS operating system remains limited for Chinese consumers and only available for Chinese branded devices. However, a recent report suggests that this mobile OS could enter the global market in 2022.

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Notes for upgrade:

  • Before upgrading the public beta version, please back up your important mobile phone data and confirm that the backup content is complete and effective to avoid data loss due to data incompatibility or other unexpected conditions after the upgrade.
  • Before upgrading the public beta version, please make sure that the current version of your phone is on the baseline version (see 2. Adapted models for details).
  • It is recommended that the mobile phone reserve 10G of internal storage space to avoid possible inability to upgrade due to lack of space. (Check storage space method: Settings> Storage).
  • Please make sure that your mobile phone is not ROOT.
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