A number of Huawei devices around the globe are getting updated with the newest security patches. The company has already started the July 2021 security update rollout for the many eligible devices and more smartphones are being added.
Huawei claims that its July 2021 security update resolves a total of 49 privacy and security-related issues, including 21 high and 28 medium levels of CVEs. Being in the early stage of rollout, you may have to wait for a bit to receive this update via OTA.
Meanwhile, if the update has reached you then you can match the exact version number mentioned below. Also, read the essential note before installing the July 2021 update for the Enjoy 10e and Enjoy 20 5G smartphones.
- Huawei Enjoy 20 5G: Latest EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.183 upgraded from version 10.1.1.182.
- Huawei Enjoy 10e: Latest EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.0.198 upgraded from version 10.1.0.192.
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
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How to check for updates:
There are two ways to download the latest update on a Huawei device:
To download this update manually, 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.
Via Support app
Alternatively, you can also request software updates through the Support app. To do this, open the Support app, go to the Service tab on the bottom bar, tap on the Update, then select Check for updates, and then download and install.
Huawei Enjoy 20 5G
Launched in September 2020, the Huawei Enjoy 20 5G comes with a 6.6-inch IPS LCD display with a waterdrop notch. The smartphone uses Dimensity 720 chipsets with LPDDR4X RAM and UFS 2.1 storage.
The device equips a triple rear camera with a 13MP+5MP+2MP camera lens. On the front, it has an 8MP selfie camera. In terms of software, the Enjoy 20 5G comes pre-packed with Android 10 based EMUI 10.1.
Huawei Nova 9/9 SE receives September 2022 EMUI update
Huawei Nova 9 and Nova 9 SE are now grabbing the September 2022 EMUI security patch update in European markets. The latest software update for the Nova series devices brings system stability improvement alongside Android patches.
The September 2022 security update for the Huawei Nova 9 SE is rolling out with the EMUI 12 firmware version 22.214.171.124 (C432E2R3P1) with a package size of 342 MB. Whereas Huawei Nova 9 gets version 126.96.36.1997 (C432E2R1P2) with an installation size of 353 MB.
Talking about the new rollout, it integrates the September 2022 EMUI security patches into Huawei Nova 9 devices. The update has very less to explore yet users must note that the patch brings multiple fixes for the device. It mends 10 high-level CVEs and 7 medium-level CVEs of the smartphone system.
Apart from the vulnerabilities, the security patch also brings some small enhancements. Thus, to enjoy the stable and lag-free system, we recommend you install the update as soon as it reaches your device.
Huawei is sending the update through the OTA medium, so your corresponding device will show the OTA notification when it lands. So, the corresponding device owners can tap on the notification to download the update or can manually check and install it by following the steps given below.
Open the phone’s Settings, then tap on the System & updates followed by Software updates. From here, tap on CHECK FOR UPDATES. And, if the update has reached your device then press on the Download and Install tab.
Before upgrading your respective phone make sure to take a backup of all the important data beforehand. Also, download the update through a stable Wi-Fi connection.
Make sure your device has sufficient storage space to keep the firmware. And if you encounter any problems during the whole process then call Huawei customer care service or Huawei service for assistance. Also, confirm that your device has enough battery.
Yep! Huawei Nova 5T finally gets September 2022 security update
Huawei Nova 5T is finally getting September 2022 security update in the global market. This update is already in action for devices such as Mate 40 Pro, Mate 30 Pro, and P40 series. In addition, there are a bunch of other phones that are effective with the latest security patches.
Meanwhile, we’ve entered October and Huawei is approaching the next EMUI upgrade. However, we’re still unaware of the release date. However, there’s a lot that we can expect from this new EMUI software, once it appears on the schedule.
The September 2022 update for Huawei Nova 5T comes with EMUI version 188.8.131.528 and you may have to download an OTA package that weighs around 200Mb. To be mentioned, the changelog of this software doesn’t contain any other changes in the features.
Huawei Nova 5T shipped with EMUI 9.1, later upgraded with EMUI 10.0, 10.1, and 11 and now it runs EMUI 12. The phone continues to receive new firmware versions to improve its performance and user experience.
Huawei conducts such rollout in batches and we recommend you to wait as the firmware may take some time to reach your device. On the other hand, you have the option to grab this software via the following instructions.
Open the Settings menu, and from here tap on ‘System & updates” now tap on Software updates. Thereafter, the Nova 5T will try to get the latest software update. Furthermore, you can also seek to upgrade your phone via the My Huawei app.
You can install this software update safely by maintaining sufficient battery levels on your phone, also storage to store the update package. Once downloaded, the OTA package will be deleted automatically.
If you are unaware of security patches, these patches are distributed by Huawei and Android for EMUI devices and improve the overall ability of smartphones to fight against viruses and threats for your smartphone.
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Huawei P50 Pro grabs September 2022 EMUI security update
Huawei is rolling out a new software update for the P50 Pro smartphone that comes with September 2022 EMUI security patch. These software updates are essential for your flagship such as P50 Pro. It’s an initial rollout phase and Huawei has already released this software to various models.
As reported by Huaweiblog, Huawei P50 Pro users can download the September 2022 EMUI security update with firmware version 184.108.40.2064. To be mentioned, this software OTA package will size at 359 megabytes but it could change in the change of regions and markets.
In case you want to update your phone, you just need to visit Settings > from here tap on System & updates > that’s how you can reach the Software update section. Once processed, your phone will connect to Huawei service and fetch the latest firmware for your device.
On the other hand, you note some precautionary measures to get the update installed as safely as possible.
Your personal data won’t be deleted while installing the software update. The downloaded update package will be deleted once the update is installed.
The Huawei P50 Pro comes with pre-installed EMUI 12 software. On the other hand, the Chinese version of the P50 Pro comes with a pre-loaded HarmonyOS 2 operating system. EMUI shares the same set of features, you won’t feel the difference between these two siblings.
Huawei P50 Pro:
Huawei P50 Pro features a 6.6-inch display with an OLED panel, up to 120Hz refresh rate, 1440 Hz high-frequency PWM dimming, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and 2700 x 1228 pixels resolution.
The phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 4G processor with octa core architecture – Octa-core, 1 x Cortex-X1 at 2.84 GHz + 3 x Cortex-A78 at 2.42 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8 GHz and Adreno 660 GPU.
This massive phone equips with a quad rear camera system including a 50 MP True-Chroma Camera (Color, f/1.8 aperture, OIS), 40 MP True-Chroma Camera (MONO, f/1.6 aperture), 13 MP Ultra-Wide Angle Camera (f/2.2 aperture) and 64 MP Telephoto Camera (f/3.5 aperture, OIS), support AF.