Finally! the first global triple camera smartphone series of Huawei – Huawei P20 has started receiving the EMUI 12 beta update. Last month, Huawei has officially opened EMUI 12 beta testing slots for P20 series smartphones available in the overseas market.
Now, the wait is finally over and Huawei P20 registered beta testers started receiving the first installment of the EMUI 12 beta. According to the information, the Huawei P20 series beta update is rolling out with version 184.108.40.206 (C432E4R1log).
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To grab it, the corresponding smartphone owners are required to download the software package size of 4.40 Gigabytes. As usual, the update is gradually expanding among the P20 consumers and may take some time to cover all.
It is really an enjoyable moment for the old-flagship P20 lineup and also a new beginning for the device. Meanwhile, the non-beta testers have to wait until the stable release to get their hands on the latest custom OS skin.
How to update:
To install, go to Settings then System & updates, then open Software update, from here select Check for updates. If an update is available it’ll pop up on your phone and an option of Download and install will appear. Press the option and start to download.
EMUI 12 changelog:
Font: Supports more flexible font adjustment, allowing you to adjust the size and weight with a slider.
Neumorphic Design: Applies the concept of neumorphism to Ul elements by using simple color tones, shadows, and highlights to create a more realistic effect.
Smart Folders: Supports touching and holding app folders on the home screen to enlarge them for easier access to the apps within them.
Notification Panel and Control Panel: This allows you to swipe down from the top left side of the screen to access the Notification Panel to view notifications, and from the top right side to access the Control Panel to use shortcuts. Adds an audio control section to Control Panel, making it easier to switch between different audio devices and audio apps. Allows you to touch Huawei laptop and tablet icons in the Device+ section of the Control Panel to quickly enable Multi-Screen Collaboration.
Collaborative Security: Adds a mobile phone-laptop collaborative authentication feature, which allows you to unlock your phone by entering the phone’s screen unlock password on your Huawei laptop when your phone and laptop are connected via Multi-Screen Collaboration.
Cross-Device File Management: Supports accessing documents or images on your phone using a laptop without having to connect the two devices with a data cable.
MeeTime: Adds the MeeTime app, allowing you to make HD voice and video calls using a Wi-Fi or data network. Adds support for sharing the screen during video calls, allowing you to mark and share key information while video chatting.
Huawei Share: Improves the transmission speed of Huawei Share for faster file sharing between Huawei phones, tablets, and laptops.
EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 series rolling out New Zealand
Huawei is currently expanding the reach of EMUI 12 for P30 series smartphones in the global market. As of now, the company has sent this update in many markets and now EMUI 12 for Huawei P30 devices is rolling in New Zealand.
According to the user, Huawei P30 consumers in New Zealand can download EMUI 12 update with the build version 220.127.116.11. This update will require you to download a large OTA package size of 4.79 GB. However, we also want to mention that the download and installation procedure may take some time to unpack such a large update package on your Huawei P30 smartphone.
EMUI 12 has various features and if we want to mention some of them, then we come down to a new intuitive interface and multi-device control panel, notification center, better smart device management, smoother animations, and large folders. The EMUI 12 also promises to improve your device’s performance so, it can run smoothly.
Huawei P30 smartphones currently run EMUI 11 software and after this major upgrade, you’ll definitely note the changes from UI to features. Therefore, it’s recommended for you to get this upgrade installed on your Huawei P30 smartphone. To download EMUI 12 on your Huawei P30 or P30 Pro smartphone, first, navigate towards Settings > then tap on System & updates > from here tap on Software updates and then tap on the on-screen steps to move along the software installation procedure.
Make sure you plug in your phone’s charger or keep its battery level to the optimum while keeping sufficient space in the internal storage to download and install the software update package.
Installed EMUI 12 on your Huawei Mate 20 smartphone?
If you talk about the most popular Huawei flagship devices, then it definitely includes the Huawei Mate 20 Pro. The phone comes with various features that allure every consumer on board. However, the Huawei Mate 20 series has its own place that doesn’t collide with any in the class with its new matrix camera system, the phone achieves more than what it looks like.
It’s also the last Huawei Mate series phone to feature Google Mobile Services (GMS) as well as other essential services that make it one of the best-selling Huawei flagships ever. Still, Huawei is keeping this smartphone clean and tidy and installed software updates such as EMUI 12, which brings you the best user experience possible right at your fingertip.
Huawei EMUI 12 have a lot to explore including the new control panel that has a bunch of other services to manage system application as well media on board. On the flip side, you’ll get new space to manage your notifications by swiping down from the top left corner of the screen. Furthermore, the performance boost will be available to give you an enhanced user experience.
Huawei Mate 20 and the entire Mate 20 models are now upgradeable over EMUI 12 via the OTA method. We suggest the corresponding smartphone users download and install this major software upgrade to get the latest features.
If you haven’t installed EMUI 12 on your Huawei Mate 20 smartphone, then, make sure you visit the Settings menu and then tap on the Software update section to proceed with further on-screen instructions.
Installed EMUI 12 on Huawei Mate 20 smartphones?
Now, we’ve already talked so much about the Huawei Mate 20 series, we want to know what’s your status on the EMUI 12 installation for your Huawei Mate 20 series? Let us know via the poll linked below whether you’ve got your share of EMUI 12.
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Huawei P40 Pro gets security improved with May 2022 patch (EMUI 12)
Huawei has started sending May 2022 security patches for various of its devices, and now the company is expanding this patch for the Huawei P40 Pro flagship. The Huawei P40 Pro May 2020 security patch is currently rolling out for the devices with EMUI 12 software update.
Huawei P40 Pro users with EMUI 12 could start installing the May 2022 security patch along with EMUI 12 version 18.104.22.168. This update package comes with a downloadable size of 335 megabytes.
According to the information (via huaweiblog), Huawei P40 Pro users have been one of the first smartphone models to feature the EMUI 12 software upgrades. Following this rollout, Huawei has also sent new monthly upgrades for this smartphone in the global market. On the flip side, the Huawei P0
Huawei P40 Pro comes with a quad-camera system that takes high-quality photographs and there’s a periscope telephoto camera system. This flagship has various positive use cases for consumers.
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Below you can check the Huawei P40 Pro May 2022 update changelog:
List of Changes:
- This update improves system security with security patches.
- Integrates security patches released in May 2022 for improved system security.
How to update:
Huawei P40 Pro consumers can download this software by going into Settings and heading towards the Software update section by scrolling down and selecting the software update section. Don’t forget that you can request the latest Huawei P40 Pro update via the My Huawei app as well.