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January 2021 security improvement released for Huawei Maimang 9, Maimang 8 and Maimang 7

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Huawei Maimang 9 comes pre-installed with EMUI 10.1 and Maimang 8 was initially released with EMUI 9.0 as well as Maimang 7 launched with EMUI 8.2. Later on, Maimang 8 and 7 devices received the EMUI 10.0 major upgrades that provides new user interface.

The devices are far behind in comparison to their descended in terms of hardware and software compatibility. This may be the reason that the company didn’t send further major updates for the devices. But the company consistently sending the security patches for these devices.

Now, Huawei started sending a new update for Maimang lineup smartphones listed below. This update didn’t bring any features along with it. It only installs the security patch released in January 2021 that enhance the security of the mobile phone system.

Adapting models:

  • Maimang 9
  • Maimang 8
  • Maimang 7

Above smartphone users can download the latest EMUI build for further security improvements. With this update, the company fixes different levels of exploits and issues including including 4 critical, 1 medium, and 25 high levels of CVEs.

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Updated version:

  • Huawei Maimang 9 users grabbing EMUI 10.1 version 10.1.1.200 upgrading from 10.1.1.199
  • Huawei Maimang 8 users grabbing EMUI 10 version 10.0.0.174 upgrading from 10.0.0.174
  • Huawei Maimang 7 users grabbing EMUI 10 version 10.0.0.167 upgrading from 10.0.0.166

Notes:

  1. The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach your device.
  2. The update will not erase any data.
  3. Maintain enough storage and battery on your device.

HOW TO UPDATE YOUR DEVICE:

To download this update manually, go to Settings then System & updates, then open Software update, from here select Check for updates. If an update is available it’ll pop-up on your phone and an option of Download and install will appear. Press the option and start to download.

Alternatively, you can also request software updates through the Support app. To do this, open the Support app, go to the Service tab on the bottom bar, tap on the update, then select Check for updates and then download and install.

CHANGELOG:

Security: Integrates Android security patches released in January 2021 for improved system security.

January 2021 Security Patch Details: Installs security fixes for different levels of exploits and issues within Huawei phones including 4 critical, 1 medium, and 25 high levels of CVEs.

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Huawei continues to lead China’s wearable market in Q4 2020: IDC

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Huawei EMUI November 2022 Updates List

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We’re officially in November and Huawei continues to rollout new EMUI security updates and improvements for smartphones in the global market.

Meanwhile, we also noted that the release of the October 2022 security patch for flaghip phones – P50 Pro, Mate 30 Pro, and P40 Pro is still in the air. As these phone users continue to ramp up reports on the receiving.

Still, we don’t have a clue about EMUI 13, yes, Huawei has not released a roadmap or testing details on this upcoming EMUI version. On the other hand, fans are waiting eagerly to get their hands on the next EMUI version.

As revealed in the listing, EMUI 13 comes with new features and optimizations over EMUI 12. This version has brand-new service widgets, and an improved large folder system with more layouts. Huawei has also increased safety with new security and privacy center.

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Amid this software-related stuff, we also noticed that Huawei is expanding the reach of the Mate 50 series in different countries. To be mentioned, Mate 50 lineup is the first to pre-pack with EMUI 13 software. Yet, a rollout for old devices is what everyone is looking at.

Furthermore, Huawei Nova Y61 also marked the debut for global consumers. It features a 50MP triple AI-powered camera system and comes with a 22.5W super fast charger, 5000mAh battery, and EMUI 12 software.

Aside from all of the action-packed sequences, this article will give you updates on each Huawei EMUI firmware rollout happening in the month of November 2022. Check them below.

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November 26, 2022:

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  • Huawei Nova 9 smartphone is getting November 2022 EMUI security patch that installs various new improvements for the system.

November 25, 2022:

  • Huawei Mate Xs foldable phone in the global market installing November 2022 EMUI security update with EMUI version 12.0.0.290.
  • Huawei Nova Y70 smartphone is receiving November 2022 EMUI software update with EMUI 12.0.0.198 build version.
  • Huawei P50 Pro is receiving November 2022 security update with EMUI 12 version 12.0.1.286. However, users are waiting for a new major upgrade.
  • Huawei P30 Pro smartphone users with EMUI 12 are receiving November 2022 security update. The phone is getting this new firmware with version 12.0.0.144.

November 24, 2022:

  • Huawei P30 Lite is getting a new software update with EMUI 12 version 12.0.0.240 and patches to improve the phone’s security.

November 21, 2022:

  • Huawei is rolling out VOTE and VoWiFi HD feature for some flagship including Huawei P40 Series, Mate 40 Pro and Mate 30 Pro global models running EMUI 12 software.
  • Huawei P40 Pro global units are getting November 2022 EMUI software update with EMUI version 12.0.0.290.

November 15, 2022:

  • In some markets, Huawei Mate 50 Pro users are reported of upgrading over HarmonyOS 3 from EMUI 13. Read more.

November 10, 2022:

  • Huawei P40 Lite is getting October 2022 security update in Europe that comes with EMUI 12.0.0.246. However, the update doesn’t include any additional changes.
  • Huawei is sending a new software patch for Nova 9 SE smartphone that installs important system improvement patches for the users.

November 8, 2022:

  • Huawei Y9 Prime 2019 users are getting EMUI 12 in more countries

November 2, 2022:

  • Huawei Mate Xs 2 and P50 Pro smartphones are getting October 2022 patches with EMUI 12 version 12.0.1.178 and 12.0.1.216 respectively. These two software rollouts are important to improve the phone’s security.

November 1, 2022:

  1. Huawei P40 lite is one of the last smartphones to get the October 2022 EMUI security patch in November, yet it’s important that the phone is still getting a new software update, as it runs on EMUI 12.
  2. Huawei P40 Pro is one of the most remarkable smartphones in the industry and it has been served October 2022 security patch with EMUI 12.0.0.276 version.
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Huawei Nova 9 is getting November 2022 firmware

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Huawei Nova 9 is getting new firmware that comes with November 2022 security patch for a better EMUI software system. However, the phone users have not received a new major software upgrade so far.

Huawei Nova 9 brings you EMUI 12 out of the box. It would be interesting to see this smartphone gearing up with EMUI 13 as soon as possible.

The November 2022 firmware update for Huawei Nova 9 is rolling out with EMUI version 12.0.1.263. On the other hand, the package size is 358MB, which may vary in different markets.

Still, the rollout is expanding in batches and it will release gradually for Nova 9 users.

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Huawei Nova 9 changelog:

This update improves system security with security patches.

Security:

Integrates security patches released in November 2022 for improved system security.

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Huawei Nova 9 users can download this software update via Settings and we suggest you make a backup of important files before upgrading to the latest version.

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Huawei Nova 9:

Huawei Nova 9 comes in three colors – Starry Blue, Crush Gree, and Black. The phone has 160mm in height, 73.7mm in width, and 7.77mm in depth. The phone packs 6.67 inches screen, 1.07 billion colors, 120Hz refresh rate, 300Hz touch sampling rate, and FHD+ 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution.

Huawei Nova 9 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 778G 4G and octa-core chipset (4 x Cortex-A78 at 2.4 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 at 1.8 GHz) and Adreno 642L GPU.

This beautiful smartphone has a quad rear camera – 50 MP Ultra Vision Camera (f/1.9 aperture), 8 MP Ultra Wide Angle Camera (f/2.2 aperture), 2 MP Depth Camera (f/2.4 aperture), and 2 MP Macro Camera (f/2.4 aperture).

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The rear camera system has various modes Vlog, Story Creator, AI-Camera, Ultra Wide Angle Lens, Night, Portrait, High-Res, Photo, Pro, Video, Dual-View Video, Super Macro, Panorama, Time-Lapse, Slow-Mo, Aperture, Stickers, Documents, Moving Picture, Filter, Timer, Capture Smiles, Audio Control, Ultra Snapshot, Burst Shooting.

While the front camera has a 32-megapixel selfie cam with f/2.0 aperture.

Thanks to the tipster, Bz0N

Huawei Nova 9 November 2022 update

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HUAWEI! We’re waiting for EMUI 13, when will it come?

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EMUI 13 is already here but Huawei has not announced new details about the rollout, for which we’re eagerly waiting. So, what’s going on and why has Huawei haven’t spilled words on EMUI 13 release?

Let’s check the stash of information we’ve.

Huawei Mate 50 Pro:

The Chinese tech maker is still expanding this flagship in the global market and it comes packed with EMUI 13. Yeah, it is the first Huawei smartphone to bring it pre-installed.

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However, EMUI 13 is also taken as a major selling point for the smartphone because there are a number of new additions.

December:

Last year, Huawei began EMUI 12 beta testing in December in European markets. But this year could be different as we’ve already passed through 25 days of November 2022.

Cutting to the chase, we now may have to wait until the next month (December) to get started with EMUI 13.

In a recent reply to a Twitter user, Huawei said it has not announced the EMUI 13 roadmap. There was no further statement made about the release though.

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Features:

Huawei EMUI 13 comes with a variety of additions and improvements over EMUI 13, and these reflect on the user interface, animations, and user experience.

EMUI 13 will get you new service widgets for instant content, a feature to manage all of your smart devices, and more.

Beta and Software update:

Despite all of these speculations and insights, we suggest you keep an eye on the beta project via the BETA application. Here you can read our EMUI beta program step-by-step guide to check for EMUI 13 beta, instead of waiting for Huawei.

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On the other hand, make sure that you are on the latest EMUI version to participate in the beta testing program. To check for the new firmware, simply go to Settings > System & updates and follow the screen with Software update instructions.

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