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Huawei HarmonyOS 90 million installations done, next is 100 Million: Milestone

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The HarmonyOS 2.0 is continuously reaching new milestones and in no time this software is running on most of the Huawei devices in China. As per the previous report, the HarmonyOS 2.0 has reached 70 million installations, which was already a big achievement.

As per the latest information, Huawei has now added 20 million installations to the recent figure and completed 90 million HarmonyOS upgrade in the Huawei devices in just a few days of claiming 70 million.

Furthermore, it is expected that this new self-developed operating system of Huawei will soon reach a user base of around 100 million, and it will be the first three-digit achievement for this operating system.

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HarmonyOS 90 million and the recent landmark numbers also suggest that the consumers are really interested in using Huawei’s HarmonyOS and its unique distributed capabilities. This is one of the reasons for upgrading from EMUI to the brand new HM OS 2.

Remains in China:

Still, HarmonyOS remains inside the Chinese territory, yet global users want to use it as soon as possible and we also want to see that.

Top reasons for upgrading to HarmonyOS 2.0

One of the foremost reasons for upgrading to HarmonyOS 2.0 is the great system fluency. After upgrading, users can experience a seamless experience while using the new OS. The HarmonyOS 2.0 comes with a new user interface, transition effects, a big reduction in app opening and closing speed, reduced load time, and more.

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It also provides a limitless experience while playing heavy games such as Peace Elite (PUBG) and Glory of Kings. The average frame rates and the fluctuations have been greatly improved as compared to the EMUI.

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Moreover, the distributed capabilities allow the users to connect multiple devices including smartphones, tablets, wearables, smart screens, laptops, and tablets. Furthermore, the Super Device function also lets you control these connected devices using a single supermodel.

Lastly the improvement in the overall efficiency of the system performance. The new software can quickly load the apps by skipping the unnecessary steps while accessing the application.

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More models:

Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group said that on average, 8 users upgrade the Hongmeng system every second. Now, it shouldn’t be a problem for the HarmonyOS system to break 100 million within this year.

At present, the Hongmeng OS 2 upgrade plan has covered nearly 100 models, including Huawei and Honor brand smartphones, tablets, and smart screens. Some have already pushed the official version, and some are in public or internal testing.

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The company continues to adopt new models and old models such as Huawei Mate 9, P10 will also join the upgrade ranks.

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.

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Huawei HarmonyOS October 2022 security patch details out

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We are in the first week of October and Huawei has just released the latest October 2022 security patch details for the devices running on the HarmonyOS operating system. On the other hand, the Chinese tech giant has also published October 2022 EMUI security details for global devices. Check the details here.

Huawei releases monthly security maintenance patches so as to keep its devices in tip-top condition. System security is very crucial for any device as it brings fixes for several vulnerabilities found in the latest software versions. Most importantly, the security patches protect the device against threats.

The October 2022 patch includes various fixes to resolve the bugs and issues in the system. Alongside this, the company will soon release the software update with the newest security patch starting from its flagship devices to its mid-range smartphones.

Meanwhile, there are some improvements and system optimizations underway to expand for different models in China. Furthermore, HarmonyOS 3 beta testing is also expanding in phases.

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October 2022 Huawei HarmonyOS Security Patch Details:

Kernel Section:

The security patch from the Kernel section fixes a total of 12 vulnerabilities. It fixes one CVE from the critical level, three CVEs from the high level, and 8 CVEs from the medium level.

  • Critical level – CVE-2022-38986
  • High level – CVE-2022-41578, CVE-2022-41582, CVE-2022-39002.
  • Medium level – CVE-2022-38984, CVE-2022-38998, CVE-2022-39011, CVE-2022-41584, CVE-2022-41585, CVE-2022-41576, CVE-2022-41577, CVE-2022-41583

System Section:

The latest patch rectifies 3 CVEs from the high level and 16 CVEs from the medium level. However, these vulnerabilities could cause errors in the device and may result in the phone lock being cracked.

  • Critical – None
  • High – CVE-2022-38983, CVE-2022-41589, CVE-2022-38982
  • Medium – CVE-2021-46839, CVE-2021-46840, CVE-2022-41580, CVE-2022-41581, CVE-2022-41586, CVE-2022-41588, CVE-2022-41603, CVE-2022-41592, CVE-2022-41593, CVE-2022-41594, CVE-2022-41595, CVE-2022-41597, CVE-2022-41598, CVE-2022-41600, CVE-2022-41601, CVE-2022-41602.

Application section:

The September 2022 HarmonyOS patch includes 1 high-level CVE and three medium-level CVEs. These issues relate to the facial recognition module of the device and may affect data confidentiality.

  • Critical – None
  • High – CVE-2022-38980
  • Medium – CVE-2022-38977, CVE-2022-38981, CVE-2022-38985

Third-Party Library:

The freshly released security patch from the third-party library section resolves 1 critical, 12 high, and 15 severities from the medium level of the system.

  • Critical – CVE-2021-30339
  • High – CVE-2022-20393, CVE-2022-20395, CVE-2022-22822, CVE-2022-23852, CVE-2022-23990, CVE-2022-25314, CVE-2022-25704, CVE-2022-25706, CVE-2022-22095, CVE-2022-25656, CVE-2022-25670, CVE-2022-20260
  • Medium – CVE-2022-28388, CVE-2022-20254, CVE-2022-20308, CVE-2022-20325, CVE-2022-20331, CVE-2022-20361, CVE-2022-20082, CVE-2021-35133, CVE-2022-20081, CVE-2021-35083, CVE-2022-22086, CVE-2021-30281, CVE-2021-30349, CVE-2021-39815, CVE-2022-20122.

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Huawei begins Watch 3/Pro series WeChat watch version testing

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After the GT 3 series, it’s time for Huawei Watch 3/Pro devices to jump into the internal testings of the WeChat watch version. The company has started stretching the official roots of WeChat for all eligible smart wearables.

A few days ago, the company has rolled out a beta version of HarmonyOS 3.0 for the Watch 3 Pro devices with WeChat features. However, the difference was, the firmware existed for only Pro variants with a limited number of users.

On the flip side, we have also reported that after the GT 3 series, Huawei will turn its face to the very efficient – Watch 3 series with the internal testing procedures. Looks like the time has arrived when the Huawei Watch 3 series users will also be able to fetch the WeChat version.

WeChat – in recent times, we have mentioned this term frequently. Well, it is an instant messaging application that allows users to share texts and media content with their contacts. So far, the company has only initiated the intended features of WeChat to its devices. However, now it’s time to catch the official version.

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The company has officially initiated the testing of the WeChat edition for the Watch 3 series in the form of the HarmonyOS 3.0.0.130 (C00E130R1P130log) build. Further, the firmware carries a huge package size of 256MB.

As quoted, this firmware mainly focuses on the WeChat watch version addition for the respective devices. As a result, users will find more responsive communication features on the wrist after installing the latest software build.

HarmonyOS 3.0.0.130 Update Changelog

The changelog reads the presence of the WeChat watch version. To access the features, scan the watch’s WeChat QR code using the smartphone WeChat application. After scanning, the screen will display the message “Watch WeChat logged in”.

Alternatively, now you will be able to easily operate and view WeChat messages. Besides, you can quickly react to or reply to the received texts. You can also opt for voice replies as per convenience. Further, you can check WeChat message reminders, pictures, emoji expressions, and much more.

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Apart from that, the WeChat version will allow you to utilize the WeChat Pay application. Consequently, you can carry out multiple transactions and payment options without even using your handset.

Update Notes:

  • Ensure that you use HarmonyOS 2 or Android 9.0 and above interface in your smartphone.
  • Update the Huawei Health and WeChat application to their latest versions.
  • The update procedure may take time. Do not panic and wait patiently for the completion of the update.
  • If you encounter any problems during use, please visit the My Huawei app or contact with Huawei Customer service center.

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2 new chipboards launched for Huawei OpenHarmony

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Recently, 2 new development chipboards were launched for the open-source Huawei HarmonyOS operating system –OpenHarmony. This launch will further improve the community backbone, and the OpenHarmony chip/development board platform has been further enriched.

So far there are 20 chips/development boards have been integrated into the OpenHarmony backbone, and the OpenHarmony ecosystem continues to grow.

The integration into the backbone means that more community developers and partners can build, improve and enrich various functions around the chip, and build more development versions covering different solution scenarios and categories.

For developers, it can greatly reduce the development threshold of OpenHarmony, which is convenient to develop at a lower cost and experience more of the latest features of OpenHarmony.

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For enterprises in the industry, it greatly reduces the OpenHarmony development cost of chip adaptation. Hence, developers can quickly and cost-effectively create their own products, and more flexibly adapt to various terminals, jointly promoting the digital and intelligent transformation of the industry. 2 chipboards openharmony

It is reported that the 2 development chipboards of OpenHarmony are the KHDVK-3566B development board launched by Shenzhen Kaihong Digital Industry Development Co., Ltd. Digital Industry Development Co., Ltd. (referred to as “Kaihong Zhigu Company”) is a Niobe U4 development board based on ESP32 series chips.

Shenzhen Kaihong KHDVK-3566B is a smart screen development board based on OpenHarmony embedded KaihongOS, using ROCKCHIP RK3566 Cortex-A55 quad-core processor, with quad-core performance, high-energy drive, rich interfaces, and other features, the software has flexible tailoring, safety, and reliability.

The characteristics of resource sharing and seamless circulation are suitable for tablet computers, face-scanning cash registers, home appliance display screens, industrial robots, medical testing equipment, advertising machines, digital signage, teaching all-in-one machines, and other equipment, and are widely used in smart finance and smart industry. , smart education, smart energy, smart consumption, and other fields.

The Niobe U4 development board of Kaihong Zhigu Company is based on the ESP32-U4WDH chip. The chip is small in size, fast in speed, and powerful in function. It is a chip specially designed for the Internet of Things, with ultra-high RF performance and stability, versatility and reliability, as well as ultra-low power consumption, can meet different power consumption requirements, suitable for smart homes, smart education, and other applications scenarios.

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The complete SDK provided by Kaihong Zhigu company and a large number of application examples blessing In this way, developers can quickly and easily carry out secondary development.

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