Huawei Nova 8 Series HarmonyOS 2 Beta update tracker

Last year, Huawei unveiled the latest members of the Nova-series, Nova 8. This smartphone lineup comes with EMUI 11 software system, based on Android OS and powered by a Kirin processor, advanced camera technology, long-lasting battery, and other capabilities.

Among them, the Nova 8 SE pre-equips EMUI 10.1 software system and has a MediaTek Dimensity processor.

The Nova 8 series consisted of three models:

  • Huawei Nova 8
  • Huawei Nova 8 Pro
  • Huawei Nova 8 SE

On June 2, Huawei unveiled its self-developed distributed operating system – HarmonyOS 2. At the moment, every Huawei smartphone user wants to hop on the HarmonyOS wagon.

At the HarmonyOS launch conference, Huawei released an official HarmonyOS 2.0 upgrade rollout plan for its 100 devices that will be covered throughout 2021-22. Under this roadmap, the Chinese tech giant also included Nova 8 models. Hence, the Nova 8 series users allowed to participate in the first batch of closed beta testing along with 23 other devices.

During the HarmonyOS 2.0 beta journey, Huawei will release a number of beta software updates that aims to install new improvements and provide bug fixes in order to prepare a final rollout to build for general consumers.

In this article, you’ll get to know all of the insights related to the new OS beta progress for Huawei Nova 8 devices.

Note: The beta testing is currently limited to Chinese users and may not be available for global users at the moment.

Rollout timeline for Huawei Nova 8 series:

June 6, 2021:

  • First HarmonyOS 2.0 closed beta update- HarmonyOS 2.0 version¬†


HarmonyOS 2.0 first beta software update brings a fresh operating system over EMUI 11 for Huawei Nova 8, Nova 8 Pro, and Nova 8 SE. It contains new user convenient features including a new home screen, control panel, service center, HarmonyOS font, smoother sharing, smart home connection, advanced security features, security certification, and more.

Also, Read:

HarmonyOS Features: Control Panel, Super Device, Service Center, App Gestures, Task Center, Widgets and more





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