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Global models of Huawei Mate 30 Pro (EMUI 11) receiving July 2021 security update

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The global models of Huawei Mate 30 Pro with EMUI 11 receiving the July 2021 security update. The update has been initially spotted in Germany and will soon cover every eligible device worldwide.

The July 2021 Huawei Mate 30 Pro update comes with EMUI 11 version 11.0.0.193 (C432E7R7P4) upgraded from EMUI 11.0.0.190. If you want to install this update, then you have to download a package size of 289MB.

Huawei Mate 30 Pro is the only available unit that shipped in Europe, while the rest of the Mate 30 series models remains limited to the Asian markets. However, the phone runs smoothly and continues to receive the new software updates.

To be mentioned, the latest software update for the global Huawei Mate 30 Pro is expanding gradually and may take some time to reach every user.

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Below you can check a few important things before proceeding to install the July 2021 Huawei mate 30 Pro software update.

Things to remember:

  • Before updating, make sure your phone is not root.
  • It is rolling out in batches and may take time to reach your device.
  • Maintain enough battery and storage before installing.
  • Do take a backup of your important data, just in case

Mate 30 Pro July update

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How to check for updates

Download via Settings

  • Open Settings >> System >> Software update
  • Then Check for updates
  • If arrived, click Download and install

Download via Support app

  • Open Support app >> Service tab >> then select Update
  • Click on Check for Updates
  • If arrived, then tap Download and install

Huawei Mate 30

Huawei Mate 30 Pro:

Huawei Mate 30 Pro sports a 6.53-inch curved edge OLED display with 2400 x 1176 resolutions. It is powered by Kirin 990 5G octa-core processor with Mali-G76 GPU.

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The smartphone is paired with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. It equips a quad rear camera setup with a 40MP main camera, a 40MP SuperSensing Camera, an 8MP telephoto lens, and a 3D depth-sensing camera.

The Mate 30 Pro is packed with a 4500mAh battery with 40W fast charging. In terms of software, the device comes pre-packed with Android 10 based EMUI 11 OS.

(Via – Huawei blog)

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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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13 Huawei Nova phones getting October 2021 HarmonyOS updates

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Huawei Nova HarmonyOS October 2021 update

Huawei Nova series has always been the heart of Huawei’s overall smartphone sales. Therefore, the least possible Nova devices have been added to the HarmonyOS upgrade plan and 13 of these Huawei Nova phones are now receiving October 2021 HarmonyOS software update.

Huawei has just concluded the Huawei Developer Conference 2021 (HDC 2021) and announced HarmonyOS 3.0 developer preview. This version further takes the legacy of the HarmonyOS and introduces a new API, Ark Compiler, and Ark UI for a better and improved app development ecosystem.

Meanwhile, these 13 Huawei Nova devices proceed to catch the latest October 2021 HarmonyOS improvements based on HarmonyOS 2.0 and HarmonyOS 2.0.1 rollouts. Below you can check all of the Huawei Nova smartphones for this rollout

Huawei Nova October 2021 HarmonyOS Update Devices:

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  1. Huawei Nova 8 SE
  2. Huawei Nova 7 SE Vitatliy Edition
  3. Nova 6 Se
  4. Nova 5i
  5. Nova 7 SE 5G
  6. Nova 5Z
  7. Nova 5
  8. Nova 7 SE 5G Lohas Edition
  9. Nova 5 Pro
  10. Nova 8
  11. Nova 8 Pro 5G
  12. Nova 8 Pro 4G
  13. Nova 9

Let’s look at the changelog and version details for each device:

Huawei Nova HarmonyOS October 2021 update

Huawei Nova 8 SE and Nova 7 SE VE

Huawei Nova 8 SE and Nova 7 SE 5G vitality Edition receiving HarmonyOS 2.0.0.210 update with the following changelog:

Service Center:

  • At the service center (slide up the edge of the left or right corner of the screen to enter)

Discover page:

  • Sign a new scenario-based service portfolio, and add it to the home screen to automatically adapt to the Service widget.

Input Method:

  • New Celia Keyboard application shortcut download icon (click to download and use directly)
  • The art input method can bring you a simple and safe input experience.

(New 5G SA capability to provide you with high speed, low latency, reliability, and security

In the network experience, some scenarios will increase a certain amount of power consumption.

System:

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  • New size adjustment function for desktop icons (setting path: settings, desktop, and wallpaper)
  • Optimize the stability and consumption of the whole machine system
  • Remove 5G switch shortcuts in the shortcut panel (5G switch location: Settings, Mobile network, mobile data)
  • Fix the problem of some outstanding surface fierce scalar indications.

Safety:

  • Integrates the October 2021 security patch to enhance the security of the mobile phone system.

Huawei Nova 9

Huawei Nova 6 SE, 5i Pro, Nova 7 SE 5G, Nova 5, 5Z, Lohas Edition:

Huawei Nova 6 SE, Nova 5i Pro, Nova 7SE 5G, Nova 5, Nova 5z, Nova 7 SE Lohas Edition,  is receiving October 2021 HarmonyOS update with version 2.0.0.210 including the following changelog:

Service Center: In the service center (swipe up from the left or bottom-right edge of the screen to enter), a new scene-based service combination is added on the “Discover” tab. When added to the home screen, it can automatically adapt to the Service Widget and one-click access to similar services.

Service Widget: New portrait clustering service widget (up-slide gallery application icon, can be added to the desktop), you can rotate the photos of the selected person, click on the avatar to change the person, click on the photo to jump to the cluster album of the person to view more.

Input Method: Added a quick download icon for the Celia Keyboard application (click to download and use), Celia Keyboard method can bring you a simple and safe input experience.

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System: Caring for the elders and optimizing touch, Volume, and other basic experiences, new home screen icon magnification feature.

Huawei Nova 5 Pro, Nova 8, 8 Pro and Nova 4G:

The Huawei Nova 5 Pro is receiving HarmonyOS 2.0.0.210/211. On the other hand, Nova 8, 8 Pro 5G, and Nova 8 4G is getting HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209. The 5G devices get the 5G switch chopped from the Control panel shortcuts.

Service Center: In the service center (swipe up from the left or bottom-right edge of the screen to enter), a new scene-based service combination is added on the “Discover” tab. When added to the home screen, it can automatically adapt to the Service Widget and one-click access to similar services.

Service Widget: New portrait clustering service widget (up-slide gallery application icon, can be added to the desktop), you can rotate the photos of the selected person, click on the avatar to change the person, click on the photo to jump to the cluster album of the person to view more.

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Input Method: Added a quick download icon for the Celia Keyboard application (click to download and use), Celia Keyboard method can bring you a simple and safe input experience.

System: Caring for the elders and optimizing touch, Volume, and other basic experiences, new home screen icon magnification feature.

System:

  • Optimized some scenes, system power consumption optimization
  • Optimized AI voice feature, wake up more sensitive

Additionally, Huawei Nova 8, Nova 8 Pro 5G, and Nova 8 4G also get battery improvements for increased performance.

Huawei Nova 9:

Lastly, the Huawei nova 9 is receiving the latest HarmonyOS 2.0.1.166 version with optimizations for camera mode and added the new multi-camera feature that lets you shoot from different devices at the same time powered by HarmonyOS shared system capability.

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This software update also optimizes display fingerprint unlock, voice call quality, and power consumption in different scenarios.

Huawei nova 9 October 2021 Update

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These 14 popular Huawei flagship models getting HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209

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14 Huawei models HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209

Huawei has initiated the HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209 version update for 14 of its popular flagship models coming from the Huawei P30 and Mate 20 series. These phones are running HarmonyOS in China and currently receiving continuous software support in order to provide a better user experience.

According to the changelog, the latest update for the 14 Huawei models comes with major HarmonyOS features that have been first installed on top recent smartphones – Mate 40, P40, and Mate 30 series. However, now the company is seeding these to all of the available HarmonyOS devices.

Check the adapted models below as well as the full feature changelog. One thing to note is that the Huawei Mate 20 X 5G model getting a removal of 5G switch access from the control panel’s quick settings options However, the latest development has already been made on the request of a new Chinese telecom policy. Read more about that here.

On the other hand, Huawei has released the first developer preview of the HarmonyOS 3 that will be available for the developers. However, the developer beta testing will start in the first quarter of 2022.

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14 Huawei models HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209

Adapted Models:

  1. Mate 20 – HMA-AL00
  2. Mate 20 – HMA-TL00
  3. Mate 20 Pro – LYA-AL00
  4. Mate 20 Pro – LYA-AL10
  5. Mate 20 Pro – LYA -TL00
  6. Mate 20 RS Porsche Design – LYA-AL00P
  7. Mate 20 X 4G – EVR-AL00
  8. Mate 20 X 4G – EVR-TL00
  9. Mate 20 X 5G – EVR-AN00
  10. P30 – ELE-AL00
  11. P30 – ELE-TL00
  12. P30 Pro – VOG-AL00
  13. P30 Pro – VOG-AL10
  14. P30 Pro – VOG-TL00

Huawei P30 Pro HarmonyOS 2.0.0.209

Changelog for this software rollout:

Service Center: Adds Service combos to the Discover tab in Service Center (which you can access by swiping up from the bottom corner edges of the screen), allowing you to add service combos to the home screen to use scenario-specific widgets.

Task Center: Adds the multi-device task management feature to Task Center, allowing you to view, manage, and transfer previous tasks from other devices that support Task Center, are connected to the same Wi-Fi network and are logged in to the same HUAWEI ID. You can access Task Center by swiping up from the bottom of the screen and holding it.

Service Widgets: Adds the people album service widget (you can add it to your home screen by swiping up on the Gallery app icon) which loops photos of the person you select. Touch the avatar in the top corner to switch to another person, or touch a photo to open the album of the selected person.

Input methods: Adds a shortcut icon that you can touch to download and use Celia Keyboard directly.

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AI Voice: Optimizes the Al Voice feature.

System: Improves the user experience with basic operations, including touch and volume control, and adds support for enlarging home screen icons. Optimizes the system power consumption in certain scenarios. Removes the 5G shortcut switch (5G can be enabled in Settings > Mobile network > Mobile data).

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Major software features update rolling out for Huawei Watch 3

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Huawei Watch 3 major software update rollout

Wow, Huawei has now released a new software update for the Huawei Watch 3 series that brings major features. This update comes a month after the last rollout that also had a very big changelog lots of new features for this HarmonyOS powered smartwatch.

This new major software features update for the Huawei Watch 3 comes with HarmonyOS 2.0 version 2.0.0.198. The entire firmware package comes under the size of 258 megabytes that you can download via OTA on your smartphone.

Most interestingly, this update makes the users happy due to the plenty of big addition to the changelog including the new sleep mode that helps to greatly minimize the disturbance while sleeping. The update adds a real-time data sync option for other smart devices in the Huawei device ecosystem.

This update also installs new keyboard input for watch music search and Celia voice assistant is getting new featured commands for different types of works.

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Furthermore, you can now choose to play music via a Bluetooth headset or watch. Wait! There’s more on this rollout, the update added optimization to the watch’s system including do not disturb mode, and helps you to get the most out of this watch by improving the system stability.

One thing you should know that this update is currently released in China and may expand for the global users just like the last version.

You can check the complete changelog linked below followed by the updates notes:

Huawei Watch 3 HarmonyOS 2.0.0.198 update changelog:

Huawei Watch 3 Major Software update

What’s New:

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  • Added sleep mode. It can be entered in the shortcut menu. After the sleep mode is turned on, the calls and notifications will be muted and the screen will not turn on when the wrist is raised (except for the alarm clock). At the same time, the dial enters the simplified mode, which can make the battery life longer.
  • After the mobile phone is connected to the watch and sports equipment at the same time, the data linkage between the watch and the sports equipment can be realized (iOS phones do not support it).
  • In sports scenarios, it can be linked with Huawei smart screen, and the heart rate, calories, and other data monitored by the watch can be synchronized to the smart screen display in real-time (only Huawei smart screen X series, V series, S series are supported, and the smart screen needs to be upgraded to 2.0. 0.5XX and above, iOS phones do not support).
  • Added keyboard input in watch music search.
  • The voice assistant adds features such as guessing riddles, playing idiom solitaire, checking travel restrictions, finding mobile phones, and invoking remote control to take pictures.
  • Click the “More Settings” (four dots) button on the watch music playback interface, and you can freely choose to play via Bluetooth headset or watch.

Optimization:

  • In the Do Not Disturb mode, support the screen to turn on when you raise your wrist and solve the problem that the screen does not turn on when you turn on Do Not Disturb when you raise your wrist.
  • Optimize system stability in some situations.

How to update your Huawei Watch 3:

  • After configuring the WiFi for the watch, tap the upper button on the watch, and select Settings> System and Update> Software Update from the options.
  • Click Check for updates and follow the prompts to complete the watch software version update.

Update Notes:

  • Please keep the power of the device greater than 45% before the upgrade installation
  • Please ensure that the WLAN is connected during the upgrade process
  • 1. In order to get a better user experience, please go to the Huawei App Market to update the “Sports and Health” app to the latest version.
    2. Please keep the network connection during the update process, if the update fails, please try again.
    3. The update process of the wearable device may be longer, please wait patiently for the progress bar on the device side to complete, the device will automatically restart after the system is updated
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