Huawei has planned to rollout the EMUI 10.1 for Huawei Mate 20 series by July 2020 but the good news is, that the company is sending this major upgrade for the Mate 20 series earlier than the rollout plan.
Huawei Mate 20 series is receiving the EMUI 10.1 in Europe starting Bulgaria. However, the rollout is still in the early stages and will expand gradually in different countries and regions. Moreover, the update is yet to be confirmed for Huawei Mate 20 X devices.
This update for Huawei Mate 20 devices brings a bunch of new features including colorful Always on Display (AOD), new fingerprint animation, multi-window, smart charge, Huawei Assistant, Huawei Browser and new June 2020 security patch.
Check the full changelog detailed below.
Huawei Mate 20 and 20 Pro users receiving this major upgrade with EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.0.270 (C432E7R1P5) and an OTA size of 4.71GB.
- The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach your device.
- EMUI version and size may vary
- Backup important data.
- Recommended to update via Wi-Fi
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UPDATE VIA SUPPORT APP:
It’s recommended to check for this update via HiCare app first:
- Support app
- Services Tab
- CHECK FOR UPDATES
- Download and install
- System & updates
- Software update
- CHECK FOR UPDATES
- Download and install
Huawei Mate 20 Series EMUI 10.1 ChangeLog:
This update introduces EMUI 10.1, designed to deliver a finer-tuned user experience with a higher performance and a more secure system. This operating system, based on distributed technologies, enables you to seamlessly interact across devices and enjoy a diverse range of practical features, including mobile office, in different scenarios. Install this update to facilitate a more intelligent lifestyle.
Always On Display:
Allows the Always On Display clock to change colors dynamically based on the time of day. You can also download more styles from the Themes app.
Adds a three-dimensional clock style option to Always On Display.
Adds three fingerprint unlock animation options.
Allows you to multitask with ease in Split-screen mode, and send messages using a floating window while watching videos or playing games. Swipe in from the left or right edge of the screen and pause to display the Multi-Window dock. Hold an app icon in the dock and drag it to the side of the screen to enter split-screen view, or touch an app icon to display it in a floating window.
Allows you to pick up voice and video calls on your phone from your Huawei laptop.
Allows you to directly read and edit files on your phone from your Huawei laptop, and also share your phones’ network and sync notifications.
More Handy features:
Optimizes the deterministic latency engine to provide you with a smoother system user experience.
Adds the Smart Charge mode, reducing battery aging by adapting and preventing the battery from being continuously charged when full. (This feature is enabled by default.)
Huawei Assistant – Today
Adds Huawei Assistant to the home screen, providing smart reminders personalized news, and other content relevant to you.
Adds the Huawei Browser App, providing you with an all-new web browsing and searching experience.
Privacy compliance certification:
Obtained the ISO/IEC 27701 certification.
Integrated Android security patches released in June 2020 for improved system security.
Huawei P40 Pro gets EMUI September 2022 patch in Europe
Huawei it’s morally wrong to release the monthly security patch at the end of a month for devices like P40 Pro. Yes! the company recently released the September 2022 security patch update for the Huawei P40 Pro smartphone users in the European market.
Having flagship like P40 Pro in hand gives users a feeling of pride, but the late dispatch for its monthly fixes is not acceptable for them. The firm should focus to provide the update with respect to time as well as model market value.
Although it could happen sometime, instead of focusing on late release let’s discuss the changelog and the fixes that the company brings for your Huawei P40 Pro smartphone to let you explore it lag-free.
The EMUI September 2022 security patch for the Huawei P40 Pro smartphone, brings improvement to the system security with the fixes integrated into the September 2022 patch.
Worth mentioning that, this new firmware will force your device to run wisely as it aims to fix all the encountered bugs in the current build of your Huawei P40 Pro smartphone.
Additionally, the new version of EMUI for the P40 Pro (ELS-NX9) comes with a 188.8.131.520 build (C432E3R5P5). We suggest downloading and installing this new software version as soon as it reaches you.
You can download the update via the Settings app on your Huawei P40 Pro smartphone. Open Settings, then tap on Software updates then the System & Updates option, and click on the Download and Install option. Your phone will restart after installing the update.
Previous update for the Huawei P40 Pro:
Notably, the August 2022 security update for the Huawei P40 Pro was reached at the end of the month. However, this may be the specific schedule of Huawei to release the monthly patches by the end of the month. Just update the recent security patch and enjoy the boosted performance of your Huawei device.
Huawei Mate 50 Pro adds face mask recognition feature
Huawei Mate 50 series has been continuously receiving new features with new software updates. Recently, Huawei has added face mask support for the Mate 50 Pro via a new firmware rollout.
HarmonyOS 184.108.40.206 software version has been rolling out for the Mate 50 Pro users that brings face mask recognition support.
According to the description of this feature, face recognition works accurately when the face is not covered by anything. While wearing a mask, the feature will allow the device to unlock the phone with eye scanning. You just need to look at the Huawei Mate 50 Pro screen to enable the face mask recognition process.
The feature is available in settings and if the user is opt-in to the feature, you just have to tap the slider and give your consent.
Due to the pandemic, most peoples wear masks mostly in outdoor conditions. In that case, they may require the phone’s feature to make a payment or for other use cases. Hence, the phone’s support for facial authentication could get denied but with a such new feature, you won’t have to remove the mask.
Apple has already installed face mask support for face id in all of its iPhone devices since last year.
This version of HarmonyOS 3.0 brings optimizations for system stability in certain situations to improve the phone’s inner performance for a better user experience.
Yesterday, we noted HarmonyOS 220.127.116.11, which improved camera shooting effects, adds support for 3D avatar, and also brings system senior mode for the users.
Huawei Mate 50 Pro comes with a wide front notch that resembles the Mate 20 Pro. However, the notch contains various sensors face facial security purposes.
The front module includes a laser sensor, ToF 3D depth camera, 13MP selfie camera with ultra-wide angle capability, proximity sensor, light sensor, and flood illuminator. these all combine a powerful face id system that is secured and reliable.
Huawei Nova 7i welcomes September 2022 security update
Yes, the latest software update is here to improve the security aspects of the Huawei Nova 7i with the latest security patches released in September 2022. For your information, Huawei has scheduled a staged rollout for this smartphone and if you own one, we suggest you keep your patience and set an eye on the firmware updates section.
Huawei Nova 7i was launched with EMUI 10.1 and not received EMUI 11, instead, the company installed EMUI 12 directly for the smartphone users. The surprise was quite amusing as it has improved the overall performance of this device with lots of new features.
If you haven’t already, then we recommend you get the latest EMUI major version no your Nova 7i to enhance its capabilities. EMUI 12 has a lot to offer and there are a lot of functionalities that have been introduced and weren’t there with EMUI 11.
Thanks to the tipster for this amazing tip.
How to download the September 2022 update on your Huawei Nova 7i?
You just need to head towards Settings, from here tap on System & updates, now you can click on the Software updates, and then tap on CHECK FOR UPDATES. Afterward, the system will check for the latest available firmware and fetch it out, once it’s available.
If this doesn’t work out, you can jump to the My Huawei app, and check its software updates section for further investigations. The rest of the instructions are as mentioned above.
We also want to remind you of some precautions to conduct a successful installation.
This update will not erase your personal data, but it’s recommended for you to back up any important data before updating. The update package will be deleted automatically after the update is installed.
This update improves system security with security patches.
Integrates security patches released in September 2022 for improved system security.