Huawei begins rolling out its alternative to Android on telephones and tablets
Huawei is prepared to move away from Android. Beginning today, the organization is carrying out its own operating system, HarmonyOS 2, on existing cell phones and tablets. Mate 40, P40, Mate 30 and MatePad Pro devices are among quick to get the update.
In the third quarter of 2021, HarmonyOS will arrive on nova 6, nova 7, nova 8, Mate 20 and MatePad products. Before the year’s over, the operating system will arrive on V and S series smart screens, Mate 20 X telephones and M6 tablets.
Huawei will at that point update Mate 9, Mate 10, P20, P10 and nova 5 telephones with HarmonyOS in the principal half of 2022. In the event that you’d like earlier access, you can apply through the Huawei application or face to face in case you’re ready to visit one of the organization’s experience stores. By and large, Huawei will move around 100 existing items from Android and on to HarmonyOS.
The organization reported HarmonyOS in 2019 and first brought it to the Honor Vision TV. It initially wasn’t planned for cell phones, yet Huawei said a year ago it would carry the OS to its handsets all things considered.
The move follows US sanctions identified with the organization and Google locking out Huawei from Android refreshes, driving it to change to an open-source version. A entity list ban against Huawei additionally kept the organization from bringing Google applications and services to new telephones.
Huawei says HarmonyOS 2 offers upgraded connectivity. It includes a drag-and-drop interface for matching devices, which apparently makes it simple to move files between a tablet and a Windows PC. At the point when you’re watching a movie on your telephone, it seems, by all accounts, to be a snap to send video to a TV and sound to earbuds, like the FreeBuds 4.
The organization additionally revealed new hardware on Wednesday, all of which run on HarmonyOS 2 out of the door. There are three MatePad tablets with Huawei M-Pencil support in transit.
The 12.6-inch MatePad Pro has an OLED display and a 90 percent screen-to-body ratio. The iPad Pro alternative boasts the Huawei-planned Kirin 9000 processor, eight speakers, four microphones and three rear cameras, including a time-of-flight 3D camera. The 6.7mm thick tablet begins at 4,999 yuan (around $783) for the 128GB form and will be accessible on June 10th.
Maybe than a Kirin processor, the 10.8-inch MatePad Pro and MatePad 11 use Qualcomm chips. The smaller Pro tablet has a Snapdragon 870, four speakers and five microphones. It will likewise be accessible on June tenth, beginning at 3,799 yuan (around $600) for the 128GB model. The MatePad 11 will show up later, and it has four speakers and microphones.
Huawei declared the Watch 3 arrangement also. The smartwatch has a crown button, 316L stainless steel body, Car Key, video calling and eSIM support, alongside health and fitness monitoring features.
Watch 3 is said to offer a three-day battery life or as long as 14 days in ultra-long battery life mode. The Watch 3 Pro has a five-day battery life or as long as 21 days in broadened battery mode, as indicated by the organization. Watch 3 beginnings at £350/2,599 yuan (~$400) and Watch 3 Pro expenses £500/3,299 yuan (roughly $520). Pre-orders are open in certain regions, and shipments start on June 11th.