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Installed EMUI 12 beta on your Huawei P30 device?

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Huawei P30 EMUI 12 beta

Since last November, Huawei is testing EMUI 12 software version and rolling out beta updates to eligible devices in the global market. However, the Huawei P30 series has already entered the EMUI 12 beta testing phase and started receiving beta build via OTA.

Speaking about the Huawei P30 series, it includes one of the most popular Huawei flagship phones with a large number of shipped units across the globe. In terms of software updates, the P30 series was initially launched with EMUI 9.1 software system and currently running on EMUI 11 version.

To date, the Huawei P30 series has never stayed behind to grab new software rollouts. Despite being an old flagship, Huawei always keeps its software system up to date. In the latest edition, Huawei has started rolling out EMUI 12 beta update for Huawei P30 series users to test the latest features offered by this new EMUI version.

In December, Huawei opened the registration slots for P30 series global models via the Huawei Beta app. This beta activity allows the Huawei device owner to test the new EMUI 12 features ahead of stable release and also they can provide genuine feedback to the company if any issue is encountered in the system.

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Huawei P30 EMUI 12 beta

EMUI 12 features:

Huawei has launched EMUI 12 with HarmonyOS user experience that not only comes with a new interface but also has fresh features for a new user experience. Additionally, it has better security features for improved system security.

To be mentioned, Huawei EMUI 12 major software update will surely give a boost to system performance and its features make your task easier compared to the previous EMUI version.

Moreover, the company will conclude the EMUI 12 beta for the Huawei P30 series and begin a stable EMUI 12 rollout. So, if you are Huawei P30 series smartphone owner, have you installed the EMUI 12 beta on your device? Please let us know in the Twitter poll linked below.

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.

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Huawei Nova 5 and 5 Pro getting January 2022 security update [HM OS]

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Huawei Nova 5 January 2022 update

Huawei Nova 5 and Nova 5 Pro smartphones running on HarmonyOS are receiving a new software that brings January 2022 security update. This firmware update increases the security of the device by fixing different levels of exploits and issues.

With this January 2022 update, Huawei upgraded the software system of Nova 5 and Nova 5 Pro smartphones to deliver better performance. As per the information, the latest update brings HarmonyOS 2.0.0.212 version for Nova 5 smartphone.

On the other hand, Huawei Nova 5 Pro smartphone user gets upgraded HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.212/213. According to the changelog, this update only installs security improvements and doesn’t have any other special changes to mention.

Models receiving update:

  • Huawei Nova 5 (SEA-AL00)
  • Huawei Nova 5 Pro (SEA-AL10)

For your information, this update is rolling out in batches in China. You can also check the update by visiting phone settings and requesting through the My Huawei app. Check the update steps below.

Huawei Nova 5 January 2022 update

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Version Information:

Huawei Nova 5 smartphone users grabbing HM OS version 2.0.0.212 from 2.0.0.210. While the Nova 5 Pro users receiving HarmonyOS version 2.0.0.212/213 upgraded from 2.0.0.210/211.

Update steps:

Huawei Nova 5 users can check and download the update manually by visiting the phone’s Settings, then tap on system & updates, open software updates, and from here select CHECK FOR UPDATES. If an update appears on your smartphone, tap on the download and install option. Keep patience, while the update package is downloading.

On the other hand, users can also request the update through the My Huawei app. To do this, open the My Huawei app, go to update, and follow the on-screen instructions to upgrade over the latest firmware version.

Important Points:

Make sure that your device is not root and keep adequate battery and storage before downloading the update. Also, we recommend you take a backup of your important data and follow the update instruction carefully.

(Source: Huawei)

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Stable EMUI 12 update rolling out for Huawei Mate Xs folding smartphone

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Huawei Mate Xs EMUI 12

EMUI 12 fire is spreading among Huawei global consumers. However, Huawei has begun the rollout of stable EMUI 12 for eligible smartphones. Recently, the company has released the EMUI 12 major update for Huawei Mate Xs folding smartphone.

Earlier, Huawei has officially confirmed Huawei Mate Xs eligibility to receive EMUI 12 major software update in the first half of 2022. As mentioned in the schedule, the Chinese tech maker has dispatched the stable EMUI 12 update for Huawei Mate Xs even without organizing the beta activity.

According to Huaweiblog, Huawei Mate Xs stable EMUI 12 major update comes with version 12.0.0.218 (C432E4R2P4). To update over this latest EMUI version, Huawei Mate Xs users need to download the software update package that weighs around 4.73GB.

Speaking about Huawei Mate Xs, it is the second foldable smartphone of the company initially packed with EMUI 10.0 software system. Following this, this phone received EMUI 10.1 and EMUI 11 software versions.

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Yes! this is the moment of joy for Huawei Mate Xs global users as the phone is upgrading over the latest EMUI 12 system, which is inspired by HarmonyOS. After installing EMUI 12 major update, users can easily spot the difference in the overall appearance and performance of the system.

By exploring the Huawei Mate Xs changelog, we found that it brings an intuitive interface, flexible font, smart folders, cross-device file management, separate notification, and control panel as well as much more interesting. [Full changelog below]

Huawei Mate Xs EMUI 12

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Huawei Mate Xs Full changelog:

Innovative interactions

Font: Supports more flexible font customization where you can adjust font size and width with a slider.

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Neuromorphic Theme: Applies the concept of neuromorphic to UI elements. It uses simple colors, tones, shadows, and highlights to achieve a more realistic effect.

Smart Folders: Supports pressing and holding app folders on the home screen to enlarge them and make it easier to access the apps inside.

Notification Panel: This allows you to swipe down from the top left of the screen to access the notification panel to view notifications,

Control Panel: Swipe down from the top right of the screen to access the control panel to use shortcuts. Adds audio control to the panel to make it easier to switch between different audio devices and apps.

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Cross-Device File Management: Supports accessing documents or pictures on the phone via a laptop without connecting the two devices with a data cable.

Huawei Share: Improves the transfer speed of Huawei Share for faster file sharing between Huawei phones, tablets, and laptops

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Stable EMUI 12 for Huawei P40 devices rolling in Serbia

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Huawei P40 EMUI 12 Serbia

Huawei’s next major EMUI 12 software update has started making its way to smartphones in the overseas market. Now, the Huawei P40 series smartphone users have begun receiving the stable EMUI 12 update with version 12.0.0.218 in Serbia.

At the beginning of January 2022, Huawei has concluded the beta activity for the Huawei P40 series and released a stable EMUI 12 update in the global market. Since then, the major EMUI 12 update for Huawei P40 smartphones is expanding to different markets.

To be mentioned, after the launch of HarmonyOS for smartphone devices, every Huawei global user is waiting to grab it. Unfortunately, Huawei has delayed HM OS for a time being and released the EMUI 12 with HarmonyOS vibes.

In the meantime, the Huawei P40 series users can install the latest stable EMUI 12 version 12.0.0.218 that comes with a download package size of 5.71GB in Serbia. Because EMUI 12 is expected to be the base version for the global HarmonyOS upgrade.

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The EMUI 12 major update feature a brand new UI, flexible fonts, smart folders, separate notification, and control panel, multi-device file management, Huawei share, and much more to provide a brand user experience over its previous versions.

Special thanks to the tipster – Jovan Spasic for a useful tip

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How to update:

To check the EMUI 12 update manually, Huawei P40 Pro users can go to the phone settings, tap on the software & updates and then click on software updates. Wait for seconds, while the smartphone is connecting to the server to check for updates.

If an update appears on your device, tap on the download option and wait for a package to download completely. Then, install the update and don’t interrupt the process.

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Huawei P40 EMUI 12 Serbia

Huawei P40 Series EMUI 12 Full Changelog:

Font:

  • Supports more flexible font adjustment, in which you can adjust the font size and width with a slider.

Neuromorphic Design:

  • Applies the concept of neuromorphic to UI elements. Simple colors, tones, shadows, and highlights are used to achieve a more realistic effect.

Smart Folders:

  • Supports pressing and holding app folders on the home screen to enlarge them and make the apps within them easier to access.

Notification Panel and Control Panel:

  • Allows you to swipe down from the top left of the screen to access the Notifications panel to view notifications, and swipe down from the top right of the screen to access the control panel for shortcuts.
  • Adds an audio control area to the control panel to make it easy to switch between different audio devices and apps. Allows you to quickly activate cross-screen cooperation by tapping symbols for Huawei laptops and tablets in the “Device +” area of ​​the control panel.

Cooperative Security:

  • Adds a cooperative authentication function between cellphones and laptops, which allows you to unlock your phone by entering the screen unlock password for the phone on Huawei laptop when the phone and laptop are connected through cross-screen cooperation are.

Multi-device file management:

  • Supports access to documents or pictures on the phone via a laptop without connecting the two devices with a data cable.

Huawei Share:

  • Improves the transfer speed of Huawei Share for faster file sharing between Huawei phones, tablets, and laptops
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