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Over 300,000 Huawei phones received HarmonyOS 2.0 developer beta upgrade so far



Last year at Huawei Developer Conference 2020, Huawei announced the second version of HarmonyOS, HarmonyOS 2.0. This new interaction of Huawei’s own operating system comes with new platform supports including:

  • Smartphones
  • Tablets
  • Smart Wearables
  • IoT devices
  • Third-party smart devices

While this operating system already supports Smart Screen smart TVs since the beginning.

However, the new software doesn’t roll out instantly as they are announced and requires testing to reach consumers. Therefore, Huawei began the HarmonyOS developer beta testing on December 16 in China for Huawei P40, Mate 30, and MatePad Pro series devices.

Following the registration, Huawei began to send the first HarmonyOS developer software beta build for the recruited tester devices.

On April 21, Huawei expands HarmonyOS 2.0 developer open beta testing for the latest flagship models from Huawei Mate 40 series, Huawei Mate X2, Huawei Smart Screen S series, and more.

Huawei didn’t stop there because it has planned to release HarmonyOS for a huge number of devices. For this, the Chinese tech giant rolled out HarmonyOS 2.0 developer open beta phase two trials on Huawei Nova 6, Nova 7, and Nova 8 series smartphones as well as MatePad 10.8 tablet.

As of now, Huawei has served four beta software update for the Huawei devices that participated in the HarmonyOS beta activity.

But since both of these activities limited, their reach will also be limited among the consumers. Hereafter, a question is how many peoples currently have access to HarmonyOS.

A well knows tipster has an answer to this question. According to that tipster reveals that HarmonyOS will officially be launched on June 2, this year, and many smartphone users will be able to upgrade with HarmonyOS at that time.

The tipster further added that since the beginning of the HarmonyOS 2.0 developer beta testing, over 300,000 ordinary consumers have registered to receive the HarmonyOS upgrade. This is a huge number and surely it’s not a normal one.

It’s been revealed that the first batch of HarmonyOS recipient includes top flagship that is:

  • Huawei Mate 40 series
  • Huawei Mate 30 Series
  • Huwaei P40 series
  • Huawei Mate X2
  • and more.

You can also check the eligible list of devices here or visit our HarmonyOS section for more information.

Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.