HarmonyOS will replace Android on future Huawei phones, possibly from 2021 Huawei P40

Following the Huawei ban that stopped the company having full access to Android, Huawei unveiled its own alternative operating system last year. Dubbed HarmonyOS, this initially appeared on things like smart speakers and wearables, but now it seems to company is ready to bring it to phones.

That’s based on an announcement that Richard Yu (Huawei’s consumer business CEO) made at the company’s developer conference during the unveiling of the second version of HarmonyOS.