Huawei on June 2, 2021, officially launched the HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system for smartphones and during the event, the company has officially stated that older devices such as Huawei Mate 9, Huawei Mate 10, Huawei P20 Series, and Huawei Nova 5 and more smartphones will also get HarmonyOS 2.0 updates.
According to the official list, the Huawei Mate 9 Series, Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro, Huawei Mate 10 Series will also get HarmonyOS 2.0 software updates. Isn’t it surprising?
The HarmonyOS 2 system has been optimized in terms of storage system, GPU/CPU rendering, etc., which has changed the underlying logic of the operating system. After a long period of use, the performance degradation rate is lower than that of other systems.
Comparing HarmonyOS 2 to iOS, after 36 months of use, the sequential read speed of iOS has only dropped by 4.5%, iOS has dropped by 75%, and the sequential writing speed of HarmonyOS 2 has dropped by 0.9%, and random reads and writes have not dropped much. To 5%, the iOS system drops by about 20% to 30%.
Huawei P20 Pro smartphone runs on Android v8.1 (Oreo) operating system (during the launch). The phone is powered by Octa core (2.36 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53) processor.It runs on the HiSilicon Kirin 970 Chipset. It has 6 GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage.
Huawei P20 Pro smartphone has a OLED display. It measures 155 mm x 73.9 mm x 7.8 mm and weighs 180 grams. At the front the phone has a 24 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera and on the rear, there is an 40MP + 20MP + 8MP camera with features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus. It is backed by a 4000 mAh battery.