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Huawei Mate8/P9/P9 Plus/Honor 8/ V8/ Note8/ Play 6X will get EMUI 8.0, P9 is back in the list

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Huawei and its Subsidiary ‘honor‘ is trying to rollout EMUI 8.0 (Android 8.0 Oreo) to every eligible phone and the process is still in progress. Yesterday a number of the older device has been announced for EMUI 8.0 update and will start receiving it from today.

The company has announced seven new devices for EMUI 8.0+Android 8.0 rollout. These devices are Huawei Mate 8, P9, P9 Plus, Honor 8, Honor V8, Honor Note 8 and Honor Play 6X.

The rollout of EMUI 8.0 for the devices mentioned above will begin from Today(June 30) and will be completed in phases, though it’s unconfirmed that this rollout will be performed globally or only for Chinese consumers.



It was previously reported that the Huawei P9 will not receive the EMUI 8.0 update but now it is officially confirmed that this has made it back in the EMUI 8.0 rollout list which a good news for its users.

Since last month Huawei has been rumbling EMUI 8.0 and 8.1 beta/stable rollout on its eligible older devices in the homeland and global market. We can say, late but at least the firm finally decided to not fade the hopes of its previous consumer.

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Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.

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December 2021 firmware update released for Huawei Watch 3 Pro (Global)

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Huawei Watch 3 Pro December update

Huawei has started rolling out December 2021 HarmonyOS firmware update for Huawei Watch 3 Pro global users. This latest update comes with a bunch of new features including sleep mode, data sync, and much more.

According to information, December 2021 update for Huawei Watch 3 Pro comes with upgraded HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.197, which is a follow-up of version 2.0.0.188. Users, if you found this update, we recommend you download and install it ASAP.

Talking about the changes, it brings a new sleep mode that mutes all ringtones except alarm and reduces the possibility of disturbance while you are sleeping. It added data syncs after successful connections between watch, phone, and sports equipment.

Also, it allows searching your favorite songs via entering the words in the music and supports switching between audio output devices on the music playback screen. As well as it permits you to receive and reply to message from third-party apps.

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Additionally, this update optimizes the screen activation when you lift up the wrist in do not disturb mode and system stability in certain scenarios. To be mentioned, the company has also released this major feature update for Huawei Watch 3 series launched in China.

Huawei Watch 3 Pro December update

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Huawei Watch 3 Pro Changelog:

  • Adds sleep mode, which mutes all ringtones except alarm
  • Syncs data after the successful connection between the watch, phone, and sports equipment
  • Allows you to enter words in music to search for songs
  • Support switching between audio output devices on the music playback screen.
  • Allows you to receive and reply to messages from some third-party apps in the notifications panel of the watch
  • Activates the screen when you raise your wrist in do not disturb mode
  • Optimizes the system stability in certain situations

Points to know:

  • Do not disconnect the Bluetooth connection during the update. 
  •  If the update fails, try again.
  • It may take a while to update the wearable. 
  • Wait until the progress indicator on the device indicates the end of the process.
  • If you have problems using the device, call the Huawei customer service line or visit a Huawei customer service center.

Update Steps:

To update your Huawei Watch 3 Pro firmware, please head towards your phone with the Huawei Health app. Find your connected device inside the app, tap on the device, select your Watch name and proceed toward the update section. Follow the on-screen instructions.

(Via – Huaweiblog)

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Huawei P20 series smartphones receiving December 2021 security update

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Huawei P20 December 2021 update

Huawei P20 series models are getting a new software update that installs the HarmonyOS security patch released in December 2021. This new firmware update rolling out with HarmonyOS 2 version 2.0.0.216 in the Chinese market.

Besides the security improvements, the changelog doesn’t have much to show us and has not mentioned any other changes made to the system. More information about the update instructions and notes is linked below.

So, what’re the fixes with December 2021 HarmonyOS security improvements? Well, it fixes 1 CVE in the framework, 2 CVEs in Kernel, 3 CVEs in the system, 3 CVEs in applications, and 62 CVEs in the third-party library for increased system security.

Adaption Models:

  • Huawei P20 EML-AL00
  • Huawei P20 EML-TL00
  • Huawei P20 Pro CLT-AL00, CLT-AL01, CLT-AL001
  • Huawei P20 Pro CLT-TL00, CLT-TL01
  • Huawei P20 Pro CLT-TL00, CLT-TL01

Huawei P20 December 2021 update

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Huawei P20 series December 2021 update:

Latest Version:

  • Huawei P20 series devices grabbing HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.216 upgraded from 2.0.0.215.

Changelog:

  • Integrates the security patch released in December 2021 for enhanced system security.

Key points for users before Update:

  • The device must have a better battery backup to install this update that is a minimum of 50%.
  • It’s compulsory to check your storage availability(Internal/External SDcard) to download the latest update as per the size required
  • A strong WiFi/mobile data connection is required for a buffer-free download of the package.

HOW TO UPDATE:

Download via Settings:

  • Open Settings
  • Click on the System & Updates
  • Open Software update
  • Tap on Check for updates option
  • If an update is available, click on Download and install
  • After installation Reboot the device

Download via My Huawei app:

  • Open the My Huawei app on your device
  • Go to the Update
  • Follow the on-screen instructions

About Huawei P20:

  • Display: 5.7 inches
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 970
  • RAM: 6GB
  • Storage: 32GB/64GB
  • Rear Camera: 40MP
  • Front Camera: 24MP
  • Battery: 4000mAh
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November 2021 security update available for Huawei Nova 6 SE

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Huawei Nova 6 SE November update

Huawei is sending a new HarmonyOS software update for Huawei Nova 6 SE smartphone that mainly installs the security patch released in November 2021. This firmware update improves the overall system security via resolving different levels of CVEs found in the system.

According to the information, the November 2021 update for Huawei Nova 6 SE comes with HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.212. But the new changelog doesn’t bring any other additional changes for the system except for security improvements.

However, the Chinese tech maker has already delivered the November 2021 security update for the rest of the Nova 6 series models last month. More information related to this new update and update instructions are mentioned below.

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Huawei Nova 6 SE November update

New software update:

  • New Version: Huawei Nova 6 SE smartphone users getting HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.212 upgrading from 2.0.0.210.
  • Changelog: Installs the HarmonyOS
  • security patch released in November 2021 for improved system security.

Update Note:

  • The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach your device.
  • HarmonyOS version and size may vary.
  • Maintain enough battery and storage on your device.

Update steps:

There are two ways that you can download this latest software update, both of these areas the following:

VIA SETTINGS:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap on System & updates
  3. Tap Software update
  4. Tap Check for Updates
  5. Download and Install
  6. Install

After the installation and restart, we recommend you let the system optimize the new application so your device can run smoothly on further commands.

VIA MY HUAWEI:

You can also request this update via the Support app with the following instructions.

  1. Open the My Huawei app
  2. Tap on Update
  3. Download and Install
  4. Install

Huawei Nova 6 SE:

  • Display: 6.4 inches
  • Processor: HiSilicon Kirin 810
  • RAM: 8GB
  • Storage: 128GB
  • Rear Camera: 48MP quad-camera system
  • Front Camera: 16MP selfie camera
  • Battery: 4200mAh
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