This is unexpected surprise for the device owners and it is rolling out in batches for all of the Mate 50 series models. According to the changelog, this newest addition carries HarmonyOS 3.0 build number 188.8.131.522 and a package size of 376 megabytes.
You should know the package consist of system performance optimizations for optimized operations in different scenarios. The update also kicks in new user experiences for some system apps in real time.
Huawei Mate 50 Series Performance Improvements
The changelog is quite thin but users have shared their own feedback on this matter. It’s revealed that the major implication of new performance improvement is sudden on Huawei Mate 50 series benchmark scores.
A user shared an Antutu test of the Huawei Mate 50 series after the HarmonyOS 184.108.40.2062 upgrade. The phone achieved 1 million points on the app, which was only 800,000.
If it’s true, then the upgrade is a must-install for all smartphones. Some other user explains that this firmware smoothens up the animations and app processing around the interface. Furthermore, there are no changes noted in the battery section.
This update won’t delete your mobile data. However, it’s recommended that you take a backup of important files before downloading the latest software version. You should update all of the apps through AppGallery to get the latest stability improvements.
After the update, your device may generate heat and slow charging, which will settle within a few days after the update. Also, your phone will restart after software installation. To be mentioned, the latest performance improvements update for the Huawei Mate 50 series may take some time to release for all users.
Yes, it’s possible that Huawei boost a similar software update for the global Huawei Mate 50 series but the exact time of the release is not yet announced.