The Huawei Mate 20 family of phones, with the exception of the 5G model, has been abandoned by Huawei and will never be updated again … at least as reported by AnTuTu!
We have already started the course in 2021, a strange year in which we will not see major trade shows with thousands of professionals and curious people coming first hand to see what they are the most important news in the industrywho have also seen Xiaomi and Samsung evolve their Mi 11 and Galaxy S21 while the other manufacturers You are still preparing updates missing in Android 11.
In fact, we have already seen Xiaomi phase out its these days Roadmap For the launch of MIUI 12.5, Sony will also pre-update its Xperia 1 and Xperia 5, although the truth is We’re all waiting to see what happens to a Huawei still in trouble with the United States government, immersed in the completion of the arrival of HarmonyOS and with the great unknown of Android updates that should come to your current deviceswhether they are certified by google or not.
Few details are known for now, just the Chinese giant’s intention to at least keep the Android bases and security patches updated for later Overlay your own Huawei Mobile Services and use what is practically already a fork Google’s operating system.
As a companion of MovilZona the following information published directly by AnTuTu , It appears that one of the most successful Huawei families in the last few years in the highest range, it is discontinued and without assistance just two years after the birth … We’re talking about the whole family Huawei Mate 20!
According to AnTuTu, all phones in the Huawei Mate 20 family with the exception of the Mate 20 X 5G are now without update support. We assume that due to the need to divert resources for the development of HarmonyOS.
And it’s friends one of the most successful phones and one of Huawei’s bestsellers in recent years the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, discontinues update support Like its brothers, they remain anchored in the current EMUI compilation with the exception of one model.
This device, which will continue to receive updates at least for the time being and in the short term, is The only cell phone with 5G connectivity for the whole family, the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G We don’t predict too much future Watch the movements around the Chinese giant.
Based on the information currently available to us, it appears that There won’t even be security updatesand is that Huawei removed them directly from the Device lists with pending EMUI updateson their website for China.
The reasons are not known, in fact it is Huawei hasn’t even responded to AnTuTus postbut everything seems to indicate that the Chinese giant is restructuring its strategies and teams certainly derive resources for the final steps in developing a HarmonyOS platform that should arrive very soon.
In addition, and in case anyone had any hope, Huawei will keep all the Mate 20 in the List of mobile phones compatible with EMUI 11, unchanged on the front, so it sure looks like this will be the latest firmware version that users can use, based on Android 10 and with the assurance that they won’t get Android 11 at least officially.
Bad news on the front for HuaweiThe truth is that it has not yet started in international markets in spite of that derrota de Donald Trump, something that didn’t bring them any better news for the time being … We’ll see what happens after the transfer of power, but they are already announcing from China that the steps taken cannot be traced!