Earlier today, Huawei announced EMUI 9.1 update for budget devices and one of these devices started receiving this OS update.
The EMUI 9.1 is built on top of Android 9 (Pie) and installs new user-friendly interface, new UI design, new features including GPU Turbo 3.0, AI Assitant, AI Video Editor, Huawei Share, Wireless Projection and more.
Honor Play receiving EMUI version 188.8.131.522. We’ve confirmed that this update rolling out in different countries and will expand to more.
Note: The EMUI versions and update size may vary depending on the market and models. This is for Chinese variant.
If you want to check for the update manually you can do this by following the instruction below:
Go to Settings > System > Software update > Check for Updates. If an update is available, it’ll ask if you want to download it.
If the update does not appear in the settings, we recommend you to request it via HiCare App:
Go to HiCare app > tap on Update > click on the checkbox and hit Apply.