Update: Mate 30 and Matepad Pro Series
Huawei Mate 30 series and first-gen Huawei MatePad Pro devices also receiving the same treatment with added new features.
According to the information, Huawei Mate 30 and MatePad Pro series receiving the latest update with HM OS 2 version 188.8.131.52.
August 7, 2021: Original Story
Huawei has been releasing its latest HM OS 2 (HarmonyOS 2) features for different Huawei devices. In the latest development, the Huawei Mate 40 series are the latest recipient of this HM OS features update.
The latest HM OS 2 feature update includes a number of new changes in the UI/UX and simplifies the task handling. After the installation, the Mate 40 series will surely be able to provide the latest user experience.
Before we hop on to the feature details, we should mention that global Huawei Mate 40 Pro users will not receive this software version as it’s only available for Chinese consumers. On the other hand, the Chinese software maker is yet to share an official HM OS 2 roadmap for global users.
Latest HM OS Features for Huawei Mate 40 series:
According to the changelog, the latest HM OS 2 software update for the Huawei Mate 40 series comes with HM OS 2 version 184.108.40.206 and an update package size of 0.94GB. Moreover, the software package comes in two parts along with the changes respectively.
Before this update, Huawei sent a new patch for the Mate 40 models that included Celia voice assistant improvements and more.
Huawei Mate 40 series latest software rollout brings a new camera feature called multi-camera mode and changes to the control panel, service center, and other parts of the UI.
HM OS 2 is a brand new operating system, designed and developed by Huawei. Following its release, the company has donated this code as Open Source. The HM OS 2 is based on distributed capabilities that allow features such as cross-device connection and super devices.
During the launch of the Huawei P50 series, the CEO of Huawei Consumer Business Group – Yu Chengdong confirmed that HM OS 2 has 40 million installations in smartphones and other Huawei devices. Still, the installation remained enclosed in China and the number will further increase once more users get access to this operating system in the global market.
If you want to know more about HarmonyOS 2, check our dedicated HarmonyOS section here.
Huawei Mate 50 series gets new features update for camera, 3D avatar and more
Huawei is pushing a new software update for Mate 50 series that brings fresh improvements for the camera, brings new 3D avatar features, and system performance improvement.
Huawei Mate 50 series is the most recent and sole smartphone to launch with the HarmonyOS 3 operating system. And the company now has pushed off the second HarmonyOS 3 optimization update for the Huawei Mate 50 on the count.
The new Huawei Mate 50 series update clearly mentions the enhancements for Senior mode, optimizations for the camera, and shooting effects. Meanwhile, the user experience is better with 3D emojis.
The following below-mentioned features are optimized through the update:
- This update enhances the function of the Senior mode for more convent and safe use of the phone
- The performance of some game scenes and the camera shooting effect are optimized to improve the user experience
- In the account center, you can also create an exclusive 3D avatar for yourself, which can be used as an avatar or the screen-off display.
How senior mode works:
The Senior mode name itself reflects that helpful for older people. However, the font size on the device increases when a user activates the Elderly mode. With the text size increased, someone with poor vision would be able to read the words on the screen.
In short, the application icons and the text font behave similarly in elderly mode, they enlarge and become more streamlined for users’ convenience.
Back to the update, this new HarmonyOS 3 optimization update for the Huawei Mate 50 can be identified through the 220.127.116.11 build (C00E130R5P4). To experience all these enhancements just lift 848 MB of your data to download and install it.
What was Huawei Mate 50 first update bring:
The very first update for the Huawei Mate 50 brings compatibility for the FreeBuds 2. However, the HD spatial audio FreeBuds Pro 2 earphones will eventually be compatible with the Huawei Mate 50.
As a result, Mate 50 consumers will receive a massive assortment of unexpected components and numerous new upgrades to their innovative smart device.
New Huawei P50 Pocket update optimizes background task handling feature
New Huawei HarmonyOS 3 beta version and September 2022 security update both were awaited to-release for the Huawei P50 Pocket users, and Huawei smartly handles the situation by dispatching them together with a single update.
Yes! Huawei recently rollout the fourth beta version of HarmonyOS 3 for the uniquely designed P50 Pocket along with a new feature for better background task handling.
The new HarmonyOS 3 version for the Huawei P50 Pocket doesn’t bring any new features, but it optimizes the background task handling for smartphone smooth working, which can be degraded by excessive storage and junk files.
Huawei Task window clearing function: These features help your handset free from junk and other unusual stuff that bother your handset to run wisely. Through this update, the company optimizes the background task window handling feature to let you explore your smartphone free from junk and more.
- Huawei P50 Pocket (BAL-AL00)
- Huawei P50 Pocket (BAL-AL80)
If your Huawei P50 Pocket runs over the HarmonyOS 18.104.22.168 baseline, then you are smartphone is eligible to receive the HarmonyOS 22.214.171.124 fourth beta build version.
- Optimize the application task window clearing function
- Ingrate September 2022 security patch to enhance system security
September 2022 security patch for Huawei P50 Pocket:
With this two-in-one update for the Huawei P50 Pocket users, a question arises that this recent update with September 2022 patch is released for the HarmonyOS 3 tester. But what about the non beta testers?
Well, those who are not beta testers then they will receive a separate September 2022 security update based on the HarmonyOS 2 version. However, the aim to release the September 2022 security update along with the HarmonyOS 3 beta is just to protect the system of your device from bugs.
Non-beta tester of the Huawei P50 Pocket should wait a while to experience the September 2022 security patch. Just stay tuned with us for the latest info about the upcoming update.
Huawei Nova 5i receives September 2022 optimization update
Huawei is currently working to make HarmonyOS 3 beta compatible, to release its stable version soon for users. Here’s a kindness pop-up for the Huawei Nova 5i users as the company recently released an optimization update for the same.
It’s worthless to mention that Huawei always taking care of all of its models all around the world, no matter how old devices it is. Well, the Huawei Nova 5i smartphone is also one the famous and loveable among users.
But, it seems a little unfair for the Huawei Nova 5i users that they get the optimization update instead of the ongoing September 2022 security patch update. Alongside, there no indication for HarmonyOS 3 for the Huawei Nova 5i so far.
We have to wait a while to see the next step of the company, as there were only 2 batches of devices released to get the HarmonyOS 3 beta update. Huawei Nova 5i users should for the upcoming batches to know whether they receive it or not.
Huawei Nova 5i September 2022 update:
Well back to the title, the latest update for the Huawei Nova 5i make the device more compatible and stable for the users. It also improves the overall functionality of the system.
As per the info, Huawei bringing this new September 2022 optimization update on the surface of the HarmonyOS. The Chinese users can identify this update with the software version 126.96.36.1990. However, upgrading the device to a new version has a baseline of 188.8.131.528.
- Huawei Nova 5i (GLK-AL00)
- Huawei Nova 5i (GLK-TL00)
How to update:
We advise you to continue checking for updates on your phone by going to Settings > tapping on System & updates > choosing Software updates > and then following the on-screen directions to get the most recent software build for your Huawei Nova 5i phone.
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