Huawei has started sending the first software update for the Huawei Nova 8i smartphone launched in July 2021. The latest firmware update brings new optimizations as well as improves the system security. The Nova 8i’s new software update comes with EMUI 11 version 22.214.171.124 with an update package size of 660MB. Talking about the changes, it added support of articular gestures, optimization for the camera to take high-quality photographs.
In addition, the first Huawei Nova 8i update also contains a security patch released in July 2021 that defends the device from different levels of exploits and issues. Furthermore, it’ll improve your phone’s stability for improved performance in different situations
For more information, you can check the complete changelog below:
- Joint Gesture: Added support for the articular gesture, which allows you to take a screenshot with a single knuckle click or record a screen with a two knuckle click.
- Camera: Optimizes camera performance for some situations.
- Security: Installs July 2021 security patch for improved system security,
- System: Improved system stability for some scenarios.
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- 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.
Huawei Nova 8i Specifications:
Huawei Nova 8i powered by Octa-core snapdragon 662 processor features a 6.67-inch OLED display with 2376 x 1080 screen resolution, expands at 161.85 x 74.7 x 8.58 mm, and weighs 190g.
In terms of software, it comes pre-packed with EMUI 11, 4G connectivity, 4300mAh battery, with a 66W super fast charge and USB Type-C input. On the rear side, it has a quad-camera system consisting of a 64MP main camera + an 8MP ultra-wide-angle + 2MP macro camera + 2MP depth of field.
On the other hand, it has a dual front-facing camera system including a 16MP main camera that provides the best selfie experience.
Huawei Nova 7i is the latest one to upgrade with November 2022 EMUI update
Huawei Nova 7i is the latest smartphone to upgrade with November 2022 EMUI software update. However, we’ve not noted any major changes in the changelog. Therefore, it only contains November 2022 EMUI update to improve the security of the Huawei Nova 7i smartphone.
Still, we’re waiting for a major installation that may come next year as EMUI 13 but there’s no clue of its release for the time being. Meanwhile, we suggest you grab this rollout as soon as it appears on your Huawei Nova 7i device.
To be mentioned, Huawei Nova 7i’s latest firmware brings the EMUI version 126.96.36.1997 and a package size of 250 megabytes. You can grab this new software update via Settings or via the My Huawei app.
This update integrates Security patches released in November 2022 for improved system security. For more information, please visit the official Huawei website.
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- This update will not erase your personal data but it’s recommended that you back up any important file before the update procedure.
- If you face any issues during installation, please contact Huawei customer services.
- The update package will be deleted right after the installation.
- Make sure to maintain sufficient space on your phone to store the downloaded OTA package.
To be mentioned, Huawei is releasing this software update in batches and it may take some time to reach your Nova 7i model.
Huawei Nova 5T finally gets November 2022 EMUI update
According to the information coming from our tipster, Huawei Nova 5T is receiving the long-awaited November 2022 EMUI security update with EMUI 12 version 188.8.131.52. The package size of this update is 262 megabytes size.
To be mentioned, we’ve been speculating this firmware since last month and it’s now out for the device. However, it doesn’t bring any major changes in terms of features or optimizations.
On the other hand, we’re also anticipating EMUI 13 but still, there’s no news about its release for Huawei smartphones. Meanwhile, Huawei Nova 5T is one of the devices that could receive this major software but it’s not confirmed for the time being.
An interesting fact about this rollout you should remember is that the November 2022 update is out in batches for Huawei Nova 5T smartphone owners. However, you can check for the new software update via the following software update.
Get this new build version via Settings > System & updates > tap on Software updates and check for the new firmware once it’s fetched for your smartphone. Don’t ignore that you are suggested to make a backup of important data to refrain from unwanted data loss.
Also, the traces of the OTA update will be removed as the firmware completes the installation.
Huawei Nova 5T was launched with EMUI 9.0 and upgraded to EMUI 12. From the hardware side, this phone will get you a 6.26-inch display with 16.7 million colors, FHD+ resolution (2340 x 1080 pixels), 97% screen-to-body ratio.
The phone is powered by Kirin 980 octa-core chipset along with Mali-G76 GPU for better graphics performance.
The phone sips power from a 3750 mAh battery that could recharge with a 22.5W supercharger. Other than that, the phone has a stylish design that looks dazzling at all lights.
Huawei P40 Lite upgraded with EMUI 184.108.40.2067
Huawei P40 Lite is getting the EMUI 220.127.116.117 build version with November 2022 security patch. Therefore, it improves the phone’s capability to fight against potential software threats.
As the version reflects, the phone currently runs EMUI 12 software and it was upgraded from EMUI 10.0. Hence, we suggest anyone grab the latest firmware as it appears in the update section.
On the other hand, fans are also waiting for EMUI 13 but the company has not revealed a roadmap to upgrade smartphones. Also, there’s no clue for Huawei P40 Lite making its way to EMUI 13 schedule.
How to update:
You can download the new version by opening the Settings menu, and from there tap on System & updates. Now you need to open Software updates and then CHECK FOR UPDATES.
However, the importance of the P40 Lite doesn’t conclude here because the phone is still performing well among consumers. Thanks to the specs, which include a Kirin 810 chipset, and 6GB+128GB memory version.
Huawei P40 Lite features a 6.4-inch screen with FHD+ resolution (2310 x 1080 pixels). There are quad cameras 48MP + 8MP + 2MP and 2MP.
The flip side of the phone will get you a hole punch display to house a 16MP selfie camera. Furthermore, it’ll fetch a 4200mAh battery that could recharge fast with a 40W super fast charger.