Under U.S. sanctions, the ChineseHuawei is actively working on its own Harmony operating system, which will replace Android. The company is currently beta testing Harmony OS 2.0, which is expected to be fully released at the end of this 2021.
As we approach the start of the next version"Android replacement", insiders are supplying more and more diverse information about the future operating system. Recently, a real video of the new HarmonyOS version 2.0 was presented on the Internet, access to which was provided to select Chinese users at the end of 2020. The operating system is installed on Huawei P30, P40, P40 Pro, Mate 30, Mate 30 Pro and Mate 30 Pro 5G devices, as well as the MatePad Pro tablet.
In the video, you can see that the new systemworks under the proprietary shell EMUI 11, which is capable of supporting the Android operating system. One of the advantages of the new OS from Huawei is the ability to quickly support work with other smartphones or smart home appliances such as a TV.
Huawei has already released the source codesHarmony OS 2.0 is hosted on Gitee, the Chinese equivalent of GitHub, and has also provided developers with some tools to make it easier for developers to create applications for the new platform.