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.
Avail the Free Screen Protector services for your smartphones: Huawei South Africa
After introducing a bunch of smartphones, Huawei South Africa offering free screen protector services in the country. All users with Huawei branded phones no matter old or new can avail these services before the end of this month.
Now users need not worry about the precious screen of their devices after applying a screen guard. It’ll extend the durability of the device before letting the screen gets scratched. This is one of the after-sale services of the company to present its gratitude to users for showing their support.
I recommend you not to waste this time and make wait for your device for another offer. Below you can check further details about how to get this free screen guard for your device.
How to get Free Huawei Screen Protector:
All users with Huawei devices including smartphones, tablets, and laptops can visit the nearby service center of the company. This is a walk-in service, all information is available on the company’s service store. If want want to get the benefits soon enter the service centers with your respective device, do hurry.
This campaign is a limited-time offer and will last long until the 31st of October 2021. users still have fifteen days to search and reach the authorized centers. Being a Huawei customer is lucky, isn’t it?
2021 BBWF awarded Huawei SingleFAN Pro Solution with Fiber Access Solution of the year
On 14th October, the Broadband World Forum 2021 (BBWF 2021) conducted the forum award ceremony, bestowing the Huawei SingleFAN Pro Solution with Fiber Access Solution of the year award. This is Huawei’s third consecutive year for winning this award.
To be mention, Huawei first wins this fiber solution award in 2019 for its SingleFAN solution. Now, the pro version provides a high-quality all-optical access network with a fast construction process at a reasonable price. This award confirms, the company’s strong presence in the fiber and broadband market.
In addition, it never stopped its efforts of advancing the all-optical network alteration process. The Jury was instructed to grant this award for the solution with outstanding contributions in accelerating fiber network deployment. The Shenzhen based firm has won the award for its developed and updated solution with the following three characteristics-
- E2E product portfolio
- E2E digital management
- E2E user experience assurance
Below you can check the detailed description of the Huawei SingleFAN Pro Solution-
E2E product portfolio:
The CO+AirPON product portfolio integration made Huawei deliver an efficient network construction web. Its outdoor blade OLTs are also suitable to use as pole-mounted, wall-mounted, or aerial-mounted without building new CO sites.
In addition, the DQ ODN solution supports full-process plug-and-play with no splicing requirement. Moreover, the efficiency has increased tenfold with the unique intelligent planning tool to identify the building area.
E2E digital management:
The simplified observations and measurements help the operators in convenient digital management. Its outdoor blade OLTs and ODN products feature a high-profile AI image recognition technology to achieve accurate recording and management. Overall, the remote data collection and one-click network troubleshooting reduce the site visits and home visits by 40% and 30% respectively.
E2E user experience assurance:
The company’s multiple WiFi optimization technologies open a lavish digital-life experience for the consumers. Furthermore, the innovative FTTR solution realizes full Wi-Fi 6 coverage alongside seamless roaming and switching at home and inside SMEs. Besides, the company uses gold, silver, and copper pipes to enable differentiated service experiences.
Huawei build over 170 5G networks in past two years: Network Depart Chief
While attending the 2021 Global Mobile Broadband Forum, Yang Chaobin- Huawei Wireless Network Product Line President informed, Huawei has been built over 170 5G networks within two years. It has a user base of about 500 million across the world.
He mentioned in his speech- “Innovation Eternal, Building a 5Gigaverse Society”, 5G commercial deployment enters a new stage. Now users are wishing for a more strong, reliable, and continuous network experience. The 5G capabilities have become proposes in the industry, setting the next goal to achieve the ubiquitous Gigabit experience network. It aims to become Gigabit for everyone instead of Gigabit per person.
According to Huawei President, the industry needs to build the 5G networks the will provide continuous coverage. In addition, networks traffic for mobiles will exceed by hundred times by the next decade. Thus, 5G capabilities need to continue to evolve.
Moreover, Huawei authorities are mainly concerned with 5G and its development. The company believes that innovation in this field will take us towards a low-carbon future in a green society.
At present, this Shenzhen-based firm owns the largest number of 5G bases stations in China and has a strong presence in the global market. Meanwhile, it’s also negotiating with Kingsignal for 5G RF technology-related components.
Furthermore, the company simultaneously developing its existing technologies including massive MIMO and MetaAAU. These enhanced products making the company achieve breakthroughs in the network field and delivering full coverage and an energy-efficient user experience.