All the Huawei Mate 40 series users in China can now directly upgrade to the new HarmonyOS 2.0. According to the latest info, Huawei has released stable HarmonyOS 2.0 for a bunch of devices that allows them to directly upgrade to the new OS.
The Chinese phone maker has started with the beta testing which included the topmost Mate 40 smartphones. Later on, the beta select beta testers have already received the stable version along with the first batch of 18 Huawei devices.
These Mate 40 phones running EMUI 11 in China can now directly upgrade and taste all new features of the new HM OS. These are the following Mate 40 models getting stable version in China.
- Huawei Mate 40
- Huawei Mate 40 Pro
- Huawei Mate 40 Pro Plus
- Huawei Mate 40 RS Porsche Design
- Huawei Mate 40E
Stable HarmonyOS 2 Huawei Mate 40 version number
All the Mate 40 devices are currently running EMUI 11 version 126.96.36.199 (SP1)/175/177/180 can upgrade to HarmonyOS 2.0 version 188.8.131.52.
Things to remember before update
- Your data won’t be erased, while it is recommended to backup your important files, in case.
- Use a stable connection to download the package.
- Maintain enough storage and battery on the device
- It’s a staged rollout and may take time to reach every device.
HarmonyOS 2.0 Features
The new HarmonyOS 2 brings several new tweaks and exciting new features for the Mate 40 users. It carries a unique Super Device feature that lets users control a bunch of devices using a single supermodel.
There’s this Collaborative security feature that makes the software more secure and provides better privacy. Furthermore, the HM OS comes with features such as a smart folder, Huawei Share, HarmonyOS fonts, and more.
HarmonyOS 2.0 for global users
The beta and stable rollouts are currently happening in China and soon will be available for global users, while those users are eagerly waiting to test the new OS. Though, Huawei is yet to announce the rollout plan for those users.