After the launch of EMUI 11, Huawei has started EMUI 11 beta testing program for its devices on home ground and expanded it for the global user. The company has released the stable EMUI 11 for some of its devices and still, EMUI 11 testing for more devices is under development.
In the meantime, Huawei has released the mobile developer beta of HarmonyOS 2.0 and simultaneously opened the recruitment of its Huawei P40, Mate 30, and MatePad Pro for HarmonyOS 2.0 mobile developer beta testing. It was reported that Huawei is planning to shift its all existing devices to HarmonyOS by 2021.
Meanwhile, all existing smartphone owners are receiving security patches, system improvements, new features, fixes, and OS upgrades for Huawei and Honor smartphones.
There are a lot of updates pushed in a single month and in this article, you can get the latest insights of all of the software updates regarding EMUI, Magic UI, and Wearables in a single archive for January 2021.
Below you can check January 2020 feature/security updates archive:
January 16, 2021:
- Huawei Mate 20 Series on EMUI 11 receiving new software update with features optimization for better system performance. Read more.
- Honor 20, Honor 20 Pro and Honor V20 on Magic UI 4 in China getting a new software update that brings important optimizations for the system features. Read more.
January 15, 2021:
- Huawei Watch GT users getting Pin Lock feature for improved lock screen security with new firmware. Read more.
- Huawei P40, P40 Pro, and P40 Pro+ in Europe now getting December 2020 security update. Read more.
- Huawei FreeBuds 3i update brings wear detection and device compatibility improvements for a better user experience. Read more.
- Huawei rolling out four back-to-back security patches for the Huawei P Smart S within a single software package. Read more.
January 14, 2021:
- Huawei Mate 40 (Standard Variant) in China getting new optimizations for the display fingerprint and system performance with a new software update. Read more.
January 13, 2021:
- Huawei Nova 5T receiving new security update with improvement released December 2020. Read more.
- Huawei Nova 5, 5i Pro and Nova 5Z getting new software improvements and security enhancements. Read more.
January 11, 2021:
- Huawei Nova 4e receiving a new software update with December 2020 security patch for better system security. Read more.
- Huawei P10 Lite got a new software update that comes with a package size of 2.7GB for system security improvements but remains limited to some countries. Read more.
January 9, 2021:
- Huawei released the November 2020 security update for the Huawei Nova 7i smartphone. Read more.
- Huawei P40 Lite users getting the November 2020 security patch. Read more.
January 7, 2021:
- Huawei rolled out the November 2020 security patch for the Huawei P20 Lite. Read more here.
- Huawei P40 and Mate 30 devices on EMUI 11 receiving the Flash File Transfer feature with a new update in China. Read more here.
- Huawei P20 Pro receiving a new software update with optimization for system stability. Read more.
January 6, 2021:
- The water draining feature for the Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro is now expanding to users in the Middle East. Read more.
- Huawei FreeBuds 3 receiving a new software update that brings Bluetooth improvements as well as system stability. Read more.
- Camera and App improvements rolling out for the standard version of the Huawei Mate 40 via a new OTA update. Read more
January 5, 2021:
- Huawei P30 series getting November 2020 security update in China. Read more
January 4, 2021:
- Huawei P20 Pro receiving system parameter update. Read more
- Huawei Enjoy 20 5G, 10, and 9e users receiving November 2020 security update. Read more
January 3, 2021:
- Huawei Mate 10 Lite receiving a huge 3GB OTA update that improves the system’s overall performance. Read more
January 2, 2021:
- Huawei improves Enjoy 20 Plus 5G system security via November 2020 update. Read more
January 2, 2021:
- New improvement updates for Honor MagicWatch 2, Watch ES and Watch GS Pro rolling out. Read more
EMUI 11/Magic UI 4 update:
- Yet to come