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Huawei Mate X (EMUI 11) folding smartphone grabbing May 2021 security update



The May 2021 security update is now reaching the first foldable smartphone of the Huawei – Huawei Mate X. With the launching of this phone, Huawei entered the industry of folding phones that symbolizes innovation.

This smartphone first debut in 2019 with a pre-installed EMUI 9.1 Android-based operating system. Furthermore, it received EMUI 10, EMUI 10.1, and EMUI 11 major software upgrades.

HarmonyOS 2.0 for Huawei Mate X:

Huawei Mate X users will be soon able to get their hands on the new HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system. At present, this smartphone is underway HarmonyOS 2 closed the beta testing program in China and receiving regular beta build to test new HM OS features.

However, the HarmonyOS 2.0 beta update can be enjoyed only by registered beta testers. The HarmonyOS beta software update offers a whole new operating and fresh user interface, which is really attractive.

EMUI version:

According to the information, Huawei Mate X folding smartphone owners can upgrade their devices to EMUI from EMUI

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May 2021 security patch details:

According to the information, this security update fixes different levels of exploits and issues including  3 critical, 10 high, and 4 medium levels of CVE for improved system security. In addition, it also resolves 13 hidden privacy issues found in previous firmware updates.


  • The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach your device.
  • EMUI version and size may vary.
  • Maintain enough battery and storage on your device.

Update steps:

There are two ways that you can download this latest software update, both of these areas the following:


  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap on System & updates
  3. Tap Software update
  4. Tap Check for Updates
  5. Download and Install
  6. Install

After the installation and restart, we recommend you let the system optimize the new application so your device can run smoothly on further commands.


You can also request this update via the Support app with the following instructions.

  1. Open the Support app
  2. Go to the Services tab
  3. Tap on Update
  4. Download and Install
  5. Install

Also, check:

HarmonyOS 2 first beta update released for Huawei P30, Nova 5, Mate X and more devices

Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.