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Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6 with HarmonyOS receiving first software upgrade, brings new features and improvements

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Earlier this month, Huawei held the HarmonyOS operating and product launch conference. Alongside HarmonyOS, the company has introduced the world’s first HarmonyOS powered Huawei MatePad Pro 12.

This new flagship tablet was unveiled in two models with giant sizes, Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6 and MatePad Pro 10.8. These tablets are unique on their own and provide the perfect tool that will help users to be productive and creative.

Talking about Huawei MatePad 12.6 inch specs, It is equipped with Kirin 9000 processor. On the other hand, the WiFi variant comes with Kirin 9000E processor. Also, the tab offers a triple rear camera system, a massive 10,000 mAh battery capacity, and more.

The new HarmonyOS glimmers a number of new smart features compared to its predecessor – EMUI. This new operating system also supports new phone to tablet and PC Multi-screen Collaboration capabilities: Mirror Mode, Extend Mode, and Collaborate Mode.

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Following the launch, Huawei continues to upgrade this tablet with new features through software updates and the very first software update has now been released for the MatePad Pro 12.6 tablet version

According to the changelog, this software update adds MeeTime for multi-party calls, service widgets, changes in applications, optimizes camera effect. Additionally, it prioritizes the installation of the April 2021 security patch for better system security.

April 2021 security patch details:

This security update fixes different levels of exploits and issues including 17 high and 69 medium levels of CVEs for improved system security.

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HarmonyOS Version:

Huawei MatePad Pro 12.6 cellular and WiFi variant start receiving new firmware update with HarmonyOS 2.0 version 2.0.0.125 upgrading from 2.0.0.118.

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Huawei MatePad 12.6 HarmonyOS 2.0.0.125 changelog details:

  • MeeTime: Added support for multi-party calls, Huawei phones and tablets can freely access audio and video calls.
  • Service Widgets: Added support for a gallery, music, and AI Life applications, and slide up the application icon to generate a card.  You can select the widget size, drag to change the position, and change the personalized home screen.
  • Application: Huawei Club will be adjusted to the discovery section of the My Huawei app
  • Camera: Optimizes the photo effects of some scenes
  • Security: Integrates the security patch released in April 2021

Remember:

  • This update is rolling out batches, so it may take some time to reach you.
  • Maintain enough battery and storage on your device.
  • This update will not erase your data.
  • After the upgrade, the system performs self-optimization and adaptation, which may cause the tablet to sometimes experience heat, fast power consumption, freeze, or slow charging. 
  • It is recommended to charge the tablet with the screen off for more than 2 hours after the upgrade is completed, and then restart the tablet to ensure that the tablet application is quickly adapted.
  • The system will restart after the update is completed. Keep patience.

How to update:

VIA SETTINGS:

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

ALTERNATIVELY, VIA SUPPORT:

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

Also, check:

Huawei Watch 3 and Watch 3 Pro launched, the first HarmonyOS powered smartwatches with new health features

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HarmonyOS 3.0 shuffles status bar icons, check comparison with HarmonyOS 2.0

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Huawei is conducting HarmonyOS 3.0 developer beta run on smartphones and the company has made some shuffling in the status bar icons of the software. Although, the exchange was minor but it says a lot about Huawei’s intention of making the OS perfect as it now looking into deeper roots and removing all of the weak angles.

Coming to the status bar shuffle, Huawei has changed the position of some icons from left to right in the HarmonyOS 3.0. For instance, the WiFi icons are now moved toward the right, while the clock has been shifted to the left along with the notification icon. There are also some icons that have been removed from the status bar, which are no longer required to show.

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Comparing these changes to HarmonyOS 2.0.

HarmonyOS 2.0 has WiFi and notification icons on the left while keeping the rest of the icons on the right. As you can see, the clock has had been on the right side of the status bar.

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The changes in position might be related to the feedback from consumers. However, it’s not a final image of the software. As it will continuously be improved on the road to begin public beta testing for more Huawei smartphone users.

Thereafter, feedback will further shape HarmonyOS 3.0 for the final release.

A week ago, Huawei began registration of HarmonyOS 3.0 developer beta for the public Huawei smartphone users. This enables the phone owners to jump into the beta program stage and download the latest HarmonyOS 3.0 developer beta firmware.

According to the information, Huawei is still registering smartphone owners in China for HarmonyOS 3.0 developer beta testing until July 15. Hereafter, the company will continue to evaluate and send beta builds for the registered Huawei devices under the beta testing phase.

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Currently, the Huawei HarmonyOS 3.0 developer beta is began testing on the following models: P50, P50 Pro, P50 Pocket, Mate 40, Mate 40 Pro, Mate 40 Pro 4G, Mate 40 Pro+, Mate 40 RS Porsche Design. Huawei tablet: MatePad Pro 12.6-inch 2021 model.

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HarmonyOS 3.0 Developer beta models and versions [List]

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Huawei May 2022 HarmonyOS update rolling for Honor 9X series

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May 2022 update Honor 9X

Honor 9X series which consists of the standard 9X model and the Pro variant is finally receiving the May 2022 security update. The update is rolling out in batches and will gradually expand among the corresponding device users.

The latest firmware is upgraded from the HarmonyOS 2.0.0.232 version and appears as 2.0.0.235. Moreover, it is only compatible with specific models of the Honor 9X series. Hence, users must check the device version and model, before installing the update.

Adapting Models:

  • Honor 9X (HLK-AL00)
  • Honor 9X (HLK-AL00a)
  • Honor 9X Pro (HLK-AL10)

Users holding Honor 9X series smartphones must note that apart from increasing the system security and stability, the latest May 2022 update does not mingle any new changes. Yet, it mends the common issues and exploits of the system, resulting in smooth functioning of the device.

  • Incorporates May 2022 security patch that enhances system security.

May 2022 update Honor 9X

How to Update Honor 9X Series?

Although the OTA update is on its way, you can try the manual trick to grab the software. Just go to the Settings, and click on the System & Updates. Further, tap on the Software Updates followed by the Check for Updates.

Let the phone connect to the server, and bring the latest update on the screen. To the available update, hit the Download and Install button. Thereafter, we recommend users let the system optimize the new application so that the device could run efficiently.

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Honor 9X series

There isn’t much difference between the classic 9X and the Honor 9X Pro smartphone. Both the device features a 6.59-inch LCD panel and appeared with the Android 9 system on the consumer platform.

Besides, both smartphones sport a tri-cam plateau on the back side. This plateau gives space to a 48MP prime shooter, an 8MP ultrawide lens with a 120-degree angle, and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front side, the devices display a motorized pop-up camera of 16MP.

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Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G gets June 2022 HarmonyOS update

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Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus June 2022 update

The 5G capable smartphone – Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus has started grabbing a new software update that integrates the June 2022 security patch. The firmware is carrying the latest HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.234, updated from HarmonyOS 2.0.0.233.

According to the information, the new June 2022 update for Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus handset enhances the system security. Consequently, it shields the core structure of the device in order to protect it from minor bugs and issues.

Apart from these improvements, the update also increases the system stability and boosts the performance level of the device. Thus, making the smartphone system more comprehensive and responsive to the users.

Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus June 2022 update

Currently, the update is rolling out in batches, which indicates that it will take a long while to approach all the devices. In the meantime, users can try the manual method to reach the new update by navigating to the phone’s Settings, followed by System & Updates, and Software Updates.

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Further, tap on the Check For Updates and wait for the phone to get the latest update for you. Thereafter, click on the Download & Install option, and continue the installation procedure.

Models receiving updates:

  • Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G (FRL-AN00a)
  • Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G (FRL-TN00)

New Software Detail:

  • Latest Version: Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G users getting HarmonyOS 2.0.0.234
  • Changelog: Updated to the security patch released in June 2022 for improved system security

Huawei Enjoy 20 Plus 5G

The round-mounted camera smartphone featuring a 6.63-inch IPS LCD screen appeared in 4 shiny colorways. Showing a battery capacity of 4200mAh with fast charging of 40W, Enjoy 20 Plus has been an iconic model in the Enjoy lineup.

The device captures a 48MP primary lens, with an 8MP ultrawide shooter, and a 2MP macro sensor. On the front side, it packs a motorized pop-up selfie camera of 16 megapixels.

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