Connect with us


Here are the latest HarmonyOS features, gesture, widget and more



Latest HarmonyOS Features

HarmonyOS 2 was initially released on June 2, and that day Huawei officially began to install this new operating system in its flagship devices through the beta program.

In the following weeks, the HarmonyOS maker expanded the beta testing for more Huawei smartphones including the Huawei Mate 20 and P30 series.

However, HarmonyOS is still a development product and its developers will surely be ready to make any change requires to improve the overall user experience.

Therefore, the user feedback collected during the beta testing and from general consumers is crucial and very important. Related to HarmonyOS, the company has released the latest HarmonyOS features update for the users and it comes with a bunch of new software changes and a few new additions.

According to the information, the Huawei P40 was the first recipient of this major software change that later approached very quickly to more devices including Mate 40, Mate 30, and more.

Let’s explore these latest HarmonyOS features. Check details below

First comes the control panel gestures, the new control panel already has major advantages over any other quick settings panel but the company has added a new gesture feature to ease the processor for some of its task handling.

Users can now swipe left or right side while the control panel is opened and jump directly to the notification center, from there, users can swipe left or right to jump back to the control panel.

With this new gesture feature, users will achieve direct access to both Control Panel and Notification Center altogether.

HarmonyOS Control panel Swipe gestures

Multi-mode camera:

The new multi-camera mode is powered by the distributed capability of the HarmonyOS, that’s deeply built into its kernel.

Specifically, the new multi-camera mode allows users to take pictures from different angles. All users have to do, is to connect their device with the same wireless network and take pictures from different platforms.

New Service Center Widget:

The Service Center comes has its own importance in the HarmonyOS software and enhances the user experience with its Atomic service widgets.

Yet the new update brings another widget that enables a new service widget into the service center. This widget allows you to view the files of other connected devices using the Super Device feature.

HarmonyOS Service Widgets

App Assistant:

App Assistant is tagged along with the new drop-down status bar in the game.

Security Improvements:

Huawei’s latest piece of software update improves the system security of HarmonyOS devices and installs the latest security patches.

More Features coming?

The answer is Yes, but it depends on how much useful feedback Huawei receives and proceeds with.


HarmonyOS is a micro-kernel-based software that is designed to work seamlessly among different Huawei devices. Third-party mobile makers can also adopt this operating system due to its open-source capabilities.

HarmonyOS 2 comes with a new Control Panel, Control Center, App Guard, and a brand new user interface that eases touch interactions. Furthermore, the new distributed feature such as Super Device brings power to control multiple connected devices using a single super device.

This year, Huawei has planned to rollout HarmonyOS for over 300 million devices, which includes all types of consumer products as well as services.

Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.