At Google’s I/O conference, Android 12 was announced recently, and the stable version may be released soon this year. Android 12 has some massive redesign with loads of new personalization settings, performance improvements, and privacy features for your eligible device.
Although we all are familiar with the fact that US President banned Huawei, due to which Google stopped their supports for Huawei devices. But, that’s not made Huawei down as they developed their own operating system called Harmony OS. But, currently, the situation is due to the change of US present; the ban was lifted up, and no Google again started providing their OS updates to Huawei devices but without a PlayStore.
This will create hype among the Huawei users about whether they will get the Andorid 12 Harmony OS 2.0 update on their device or not, especially those who own Huawei P40 Lite. That’s why we are here with some great news for P40 lite users. So, make sure to stay tuned with this guide till the end.
Will Huawei P40 Lite Get Android 12 Update?
Huawei P40 Lite is one of the budget segment devices offered by Huawei, launched back in 2020. Talking about its features, then it comes with an LTPS IPS LCD 6.4 inches, 101.4 cm2 (~83.5% screen-to-body ratio), 1080 x 2310 pixels (~398 ppi density) display. But, that’s not the limelight for this device. Instead, this device is famous for its camera segments. It comes with a 48 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF primary camera.
However, the chipset is then compiled with the Kirin 810 (7 nm), an Octa-core (2×2.27 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×1.88 GHz Cortex-A55) processor, along with the Mali-G52 MP6. Also, if you like multitasking, it has 128GB/6GB RAM and UFS 2.1 support.
In terms of features, it is a beast that can easily handle the Android 12 Harmony OS 2.0 update. But, it is currently not clear that whether this device gets the Android 12 update or not.
Android 12 (Harmony OS 2.0) Update Tracker:
If you are here to get the exact release date, we regret it because we do not speculate a date unless we get confirmed that this device is going to get the Android 12 Harmony OS 2.0 update. We have already stated that this device launched in 2020 along with Android 10 out of the box and has already received one update. So, there is half chance that this device may get the update in the near future.
However, we recommend you bookmark this page because as soon as Huawei public the eligible device list for the update, we will add an update tracker here.
New Software Update Tracker
Updated on March 07, 2022: Huawei started seeding January 2022 security patch update for the Huawei P40 Lite based on HarmonyOS. This new update brings a new security patch that fixes 2 critical and 18 high levels of CVEs.
Updated on May 20, 2022: Huawei started seeding April 2022 security patch updates for the Huawei P40 Lite based on HarmonyOS.