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Second HarmonyOS 2 beta update released for Huawei Mate 20 lineup, brings feature improvements



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Huawei has sped the HarmonyOS 2.0 beta update rollout for the registered devices. In this perspective, Huawei Mate 20 series models have now begun receiving the second HarmonyOS 2.0 closed beta build via OTA software update.

After exploring the new features, optimizations, and bug fixes within the first HarmonyOS beta, It’s time for the Huawei Mate 20 lineup to get the next version upgrade consisting of new feature improvements.

For your information, the HarmonyOS 2.0 update brings optimizations for sound, display, WiFi stability, and contact app to enhance the overall system performance.

Huawei Mate 20 adapting models:

  • Huawei Mate 20
  • Huawei Mate 20 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 20 RS Porsche Design
  • Huawei Mate 20 X (4G)

New HarmonyOS Beta Version:

According to the information, Huawei Mate 20 beta testers starts to get the latest HarmonyOS 2.0 beta version upgraded from This version is only applicable for Mate 20 Chinese variants.

What’s new with this version:

  • Sound effect: Optimizes the sound experience of some games
  • Contact App: Fix the problem that some features of the Contacts app are not working accurately
  • Connectivity: Optimizes the stability of WLAN connection and internet surfing experience
  • Display: Fix the issues of lock screen wallpaper

Points to know before update:

  • This update will not erase your data.
  • We recommend you take a backup of your important data.
  • Use a stable connection to download the update package.

For more information:

The first HarmonyOS update for Mate 20 devices brought a new home screen, control panel, service center, HarmonyOS font, smoother sharing, smart home connection, better security, and more to the system. Check the related feature detail in the video linked below.

HarmonyOS 2.0 third public beta:

On the other, Huawei has recently announced that it will open the third phase of HarmonyOS 2.0 public beta in July including Mate 20 series smartphones and 16 other devices.

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Battery life and Wi-Fi improvements rolling out for Huawei P40, Mate 40 and Mate X2 HarmonyOS 2 testers