This year, the story of Huawei continues to fight and struggle a lot of difficulties in the face of U.S. sanctions. Yet, it’s doing it well and forging ahead with the will to survive.
Talking of the start, this year, Huawei launched its second-gen foldable phone Huawei Mate X2 powered by Kirin 9000 processor and a brand new design mechanism consisting of two displays – one on the rear and the other on the main side.
But the main topic of discussion is HarmonyOS, which the Chinese company officially unveiled on June 2 and also began the adaptation process in the home ground.
Huawei has a huge roadmap in work for this new operating system and every eligible device owner is now wondering when their device will get to test the new features offered by the HarmonyOS.
The hype is real and it’s really high, to be mentioned Huawei has not revealed a roadmap for the global models, which is one of the main reasons, why the global users are concerned about the timeline as well as the rollout procedure.
At the event, Huawei also revealed a number of new smart devices including the Huawei Watch 3 series, MatePad Pro, MatePad 11, and the 4G variants of the top flagships powered by HarmonyOS.
These are just a few new products that made their debut and there’s a lot more to come as we enter the second half of this year.
But there are also questions that need to be answered. We know that Huawei is quite busy and doesn’t have enough time to answer our readers.
So, we just stepped foot and conducted a brand new Question and Answer session, where you’ve asked us the questions and we try to answer them as accurately as possible.
To be mentioned, we’ve received over 1000 questions via Mail, Facebook, and Twitter. However, most of them are related to HarmonyOS, so we’ve organized them and put them in the same category, and answered them accordingly.
Although, there several answers that you may find below but there’s a specific question that we’re received the most and if we count, the number will go above 200 for at least and it’s related to the Huawei Nova 7i and P40 lite.
Q. My Huawei Nova 7i or P40 Lite will receive HarmonyOS?
A. Huawei Nova 7i and Huawei P40 Lite are the global versions of Huawei Nova 6 SE, which is is eligible to get HarmonyOS and it directly means that these devices are also eligible to run HarmonyOS.
Q&A Starts from here:
Q. When Huawei P50 will launch?
A. Possibly in July or August.
Q. Huawei Mate 50 will not launch in 2021?
A. It’s possible but there’s no official confirmation.
Q. Huawei P20 series not receiving the software update
A. Huawei P20 series has already completed its EMUI security update timespan. So, it’s not eligible to get regular software updates.
Q. I am not receiving security updates
A. We recommend you try via the HiSuite app or check your device’s security timespan in the monthly and quarterly EMUI/Magic UI security update section.
Q. When HarmonyOS will rollout for the global users:
A. No official confirmation on this matter is available but it’s likely to be announced this year for the global consumers.
Q. Huawei P40 will receive HarmonyOS?
A. P40 devices are eligible to run HarmonyOS.
Q. When HarmonyOS will come to Saudi Arabia and the Middle East?
A. No confirmation on this matter, but it’ll come with the global roadmap, which is yet to be announced.
Q. HarmonyOS will rollout for Y series devices?
A. Yes but specific devices are yet to confirm.
Q. WhatsApp will work on HarmonyOS?
A. Yes, it’ll work.
Q. Huawei Watch GT 2/GT 2e and GT 2 Pro will receive HarmonyOS?
A. Yes, according to sources Watch GT 2 and GT 2e will upgrade with HarmonyOS alongside Watch GT 2 Pro but we’ll have to wait for official rollout.
Q. HarmonyOS will rollout for Honor 8X
Q. HarmonyOS will rollout for Honor Play
Q. HarmonyOS still support Android apps?
Q. Huawei Nova 5T will receive HarmonyOS?
Q. HarmonyOS phones will receive security updates?
Q. Huawei P30 series will receive HarmonyOS?
Q. Huawei Mate 20 series will receive HarmonyOS?
Q. My device doesn’t have EMUI 11, will I receive HarmonyOS?
Q. Until when HarmonyOS rollout will begin for old devices?
A. By the end of this year or 2021.
Q. My global Huawei phone is not receiving HarmonyOS, is there a problem?
A. Currently, HarmonyOS is not avaialble to upgrade for the global models and it’s only limited to the Chinese variants.
Huawei announced 100 million USD ecosystem development plan for Asia Pacific
At the Huawei Cloud Spark Summit, the Chinese tech giant announced a 100 million USD startup support plan for the Aisa Pacific region. The company selects four countries including Indonesia, the Philippines, Shri Lanka, and Vietnam to develop the startup hub. Furthermore, this plan target to support about 1,000 startups from these countries.
Catherine Chen, Senior Vice President and Board Member of Huawei informed that Huawei itself a startup with a registered capital of 5,00 dollars. So the company is thinking to help other companies with their experience and jointly developing more innovative products and solutions for the world.
Huawei Cloud History:
Huawei Cloud has been launched in 2017 and now became the world’s fastest-growing cloud service. The Spark program is one part of its strategy to drive various startups. Moving ahead, the company is working with local authorities, commanding incubators, famous VC (Virtual Circuit) firms, and top universities to provide them regional support in the startup.
To date, an estimate of 40 startups has joined the Huawei program. In this line, Huawei also launched the cloud-plus-cloud program to build a high-quality business ecosystem. Furthermore, the new program has a budget of about 40 million USD that will jointly sponsor by the Huawei Cloud and HMS (Huawei Mobile Service).
The company aims to support about 200 startups in 2021 in shared resources with the HMS ecosystem. Adding to this, 100,000 HMS developer innovation centers are also planned to empower the HMS cloud-native developers.
Huawei Cloud and Spark Program:
- Huawei Cloud-Plus-Cloud Collaboration: It works to build up to cloud startups across the globe. Besides, the company will put more effort into the ongoing programs covering technological innovation, global and local services, and business ecosystems.
- Spark Developer Program: This program is part of the Asia Pacific Spark Program aims to empower the cloud developing ecosystem across the Aisa Pacific region.
- The Spark Pitstop Program: It is designed to support the Huawei Cloud startups and speeds up the development of cloud-based products.
- Spark Innovation Program: The SIP is focused on bringing new innovations through the Spark startup ecosystem.
At last the Huawei President for Asia Pacific Region- Jeffery Liu speaks about the work of the company and concluded by announcing the Huawei startup support plan with a 100 million USD investment for the coming three years.
“For the past two decades, we have remained committed to being ‘In Asia Pacific, For Asia Pacific’ Leveraging Huawei’s global customer base and full-stack technologies, the Spark Program will invest more than US$100 million over the next three years.
And provide comprehensive support to the establishment of a sustainable startup ecosystem that creates new value for this dynamic region.” said President Liu
Huawei improved ranking in Fortune Global 500 List 2021 despite U.S. restrictions
Fortune 500 Global List for 2021 is now published, which shows that Huawei has made significant progress despite U.S. sanctions.
However, these worldwide companies show an overall decline of $31.7 trillion with a 4.8% decrease over the past five years. The expertises are blaming the global pandemic for the decline, while most of the previous firms aren’t able to make a place in the top 500 this year.
Fortune Global 500 Top 10:
The worldwide e-shopping platform – Walmart is still on top for the eighth consecutive year and recorded $523,964 million revenue this year. While the Chinese electric firm- State Grid rose to the second position and Amazon directly jumps to the third from ninth place with $383,906 and $280,522 million revenue growth.
Furthermore, the China National Petroleum, Sinopec Group, and Apple are in four, fifth and sixth positions respectively. Besides, Royal Dutch Shell, Saudi Aramco, and BP slipped out of the top 10 and making a place for CVS Health on seventh and UnitedHealth Group in the eighth position followed by Toyota Motor in ninth and Volkswagen in tenth place.
- Walmart is titled as the world’s largest company for the eighth consecutive year
- Apple is the most profitable company with a net profit of 57.4 billion USD
- It was the first time when Tesla and Netflix were listed with the 392nd and 484th position respectively
- Amazon, Alphabet, Facebook, JD.com, Alibaba, and Tencent are the event internet company listed this year
- Huawei is on the 44th position in the list
- 19 ICT companies from the US-listed this year
- Chinese firms including SAIC, Tencent, Alibaba show a significant improvement companion to last year
- China-based Xiaomi shows the largest improvement and rose by 84 places
Huawei’s Shenzhen Super Fusion Technology subsidiary with 150 million CNY registered capital
According to the latest news, Huawei has established a new subsidiary called Shenzhen Super Fusion Technology. The company has invested 150 million Yuan in this newly built branch, which will focus on industrial designing and IoT technology.
It can be observed that Huawei is not only diving its work for more outputs but the Chinese company is empowering the business and stretching its limits to various fields including automotive, digital payment, digital energy, and so on.
Shenzhen Super Fusion Technology Overview:
The legal representative of this firm is Zheng Liying, who is responsible for Xunlian Zhipay as well.
This new firm is situated at 3801 Chuangxiang Building, Overseas Chinese Town, Beizhan Community, Minzhi Street, Longhua District, Shenzhen in China.
The business scope of this firm will cover the Industrial Engineering Design Service and research and development work in the field of the Internet of Things.
Super Fusion Technology, a sub-branch of Huawei solely owns the Shenzhen Super Fusion Technology.
Not a long ago, Huawei applied for a new trademark Super Fusion, which was established on the 8th July 2021, with a registered capital of 727 million Yuan. This company mainly works on AI basic resources, Big data services, Software development, IC chips, radio, television, and communication equipment sales, etc