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June 2021 security improvements rolling out for Huawei Mate Xs (Global)

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Huawei started rolling out a new software update for Huawei Mate Xs foldable smartphone. This firmware rolling out for Mate Xs devices with EMUI 11 software and carries the security patch released in June 2021.

The latest update, which has EMUI 11.0 version 11.0.0.184 (C432E2R2P1), includes the June 2021 security patch. Huawei has mentioned that its June 2021 security patch fixes different levels of exploits and issues including 2 critical and 13 high levels of CVEs.

This software update comes with a small update package size of 264MB and doesn’t reflect any new changes to the system settings or features. Check more information about the Huawei Mate Xs June 2021 update mentioned below.

Things to remember:

  • This update won’t erase your personal data.
  • We recommend you take an early backup of your important data.
  • Maintain enough battery and storage on your device.
  • The EMUI version and the update size may vary.

HarmonyOS rollout for global users:

At the moment, there is no official plan for the global HarmonyOS 2.0 rollout. Meanwhile, the users in China are already enjoying the perks of Huawei’s self-developed software.

Furthermore, the Chinese tech giant has released the HarmonyOS stable version for its recently launched devices on the ground.

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How to check for updates

Download via Settings:

  • Open Settings and click on System & Updates, then open Software update.
  • Tap on Check for updates option, if an update appears then click Download and install.
  • After installation reboot the device.

Download via Support app:

  • Open the Support app, then navigate to the Service tab and click on the Update button.
  • Now tap on Check for update option, if found any then click Download and install.
  • After the installation completes, reboot the device.

Huawei Mate Xs:

Launched in 2020, the Huawei Mate Xs foldable smartphone comes with flagship features such as a dual-screen design with an 8-inches display when unfolded and a secondary screen of 6.38-inches, both of them are OLED screens.

It is powered by the Kirin 990 5G Octa-core processor and paired with 8GB RAM along with 256GB internal storage. The device is packed with a 4400mAh battery with maximum charging support of 55W.

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Furthermore, it equips a Leica-powered quad-camera setup with40 MP (Wide Angle Lens, f/1.8 aperture), a 16 MP (Ultra Wide Angle Lens, f/2.2 aperture), and 8 MP (Telephoto, f/2.4 aperture, OIS),  and a HUAWEI Time-of-Flight (TOF) Camera. While the rear camera can also be used as the front when folded.

It came pre-packed with the EMUI 10.0.1 based on Android 10 and it will also receive the HarmonyOS update in the global market, which is already available for users in China.

(Via – Huawei blog)

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Most of Deng Li's smartphones are from the Huawei ecosystem and his first Huawei phone was Ascend Mate 2 (4G). As a tech enthusiast, he keeps exploring new technologies and inspects them closely. Apart from the technology world, he takes care of his garden.

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5 year old Huawei mid-ranger gets new EMUI features

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Huawei is rolling out new software updates for one of its 5 year old mid-ranger with a number of new features. It’s good to see those old smartphones are not completely cut off from new optimizations and Huawei is still sending new tweaks.

The 5 year mid-ranger that we’re talking about is the Huawei Enjoy 7s. And it runs EMUI 9.1. Alongside, Huawei is sharing a new software update for another veteran, Huawei Enjoy 8 Plus, also known as Huawei Y9 2018.

These two phones are well received by Huawei consumers and now getting new add-ons. According to the changelog, Huawei is sending EMUI 9.1.0.148 (from EMUI 9.1.0.145) for the following models:

  • Enjoy 7S FIG-AL00
  • Enjoy 7S FIG-AL10
  • Enjoy 7S FIG-TL00
  • Enjoy 7S FIG-TL10

On the other hand, Huawei Enjoy 8 Plus getting EMUI 9.1.0.151 (from EMUI 9.1.0.143) for the below-mentioned models:

  • Enjoy 8 Plus FLA-AL10
  • Enjoy 8 Plus FLA-AL20
  • Enjoy 8 Plus FLA-TL10

What does it bring?

The changelog reveals that there are new changes in the application section such as the new Petal Light Tour app. Users will have to tap on the app icon to download the app on their smartphones.

You should know that the app download will begin only if you tap the app icon. Furthermore, this two Huawei mid-ranger are getting their EMUI security features improved with a February 2022 security patch.

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Previously, Huawei Enjoy 9e received a similar update for a better user experience. However, we cannot configure whether the same firmware is planned to rollout for the global variants.

If it happens, then do inform us via Screenshot@huaweicentral.com. Until then check the full changelog mentioned below and keep an eye on your phone’s firmware section.

Apps:

Added a quick download icon for the Petal Light Tour app, click it to download and use it directly.

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Safety:

integrates February 2022 security patches to enhance system security Information about the security content of Huawei software updates.

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Huawei P30 Lite November 2022 update rolling out

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Huawei is rolling out the November 2022 software update for the P30 lite smartphone in the global market. On the other hand, the company is sending this software update to improve the phone’s security aspect.

For now, the update has been spotted in the European region but may soon reach other markets. It’s come to know that the Huawei P30 Lite November 2022 software update has EMUI version 12.0.0.251 and a package size of over 250 megabytes.

You should know that this software is rolling out in batches. So, we suggest you keep on looking in the software update section.

The changelog doesn’t include any other improvements for the smartphone than the security patch. However, P30 lite users are anticipating EMUI 13 but Huawei has not revealed rollout dates for past devices.

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Hence, the phone currently, runs EMUI 12 with a number of new features as well as the user interface. However, the P30 lite was stuck on EMUI 10.0 previously. Therefore, it’ll be interesting to see if this phone could get new major upgrades.

If you want to check for new firmware, make sure to open Settings menu > then all you have to do is to scroll down and tap on System & updates > from here tap on Software updates and then tap CHECK FOR UPDATES button on the bottom side of the screen.

The phone will take a few minutes to connect to the server and check for the latest available firmware. If it fails, then do check the firmware via the My Huawei app.

Huawei P30 lite sports a 6.15-inch display with FHD+ resolution, the phone is powered by Kirin 710 chipset. It has a 24MP triple rear camera system and there’s a large 32MP selfie camera.

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The phone is packed with a 3340 mAh battery that could recharge with an 18W fast charger.

Below you can check participate in the poll and spark a conversation on your Huawei P30 lite software update status.

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Huawei Enjoy 50 receives HarmonyOS 2.0.0.198

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Huawei has started to rollout HarmonyOS 2.0.0.198 to Enjoy 50 smartphone in China that comes with new improvements.

According to the changelog, HarmonyOS 2.0.0.198 update for Huawei Enjoy 50 is fetching new system stability improvements along with better performance. Yet, users first have to download HarmonyOS 2.0.0.196 to upgrade to the latest version.

Recently, Huawei also sent EMUI 9.1.0.301 for Enjoy 9e with a number of new additions. The upgrade is released during the rollout for Enjoy 50.

Huawei Enjoy 50:

In June, Huawei Enjoy 50 launched with a 6.75-inch screen size, 16.7 million colors, TFT LCD type, and HD+ resolution (1600 x 720 pixels). The phone measures 168.3mm in length, 77.7mm in width, 8.98mm in thickness, and 199 grams in weight. There are three colors to choose from – Crystal Blue, Pearl White, and Midnight Black.

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It brings dual rear camera system consisting of a 13-megapixel main camera (f/1.8 aperture) and a 2MP depth-of-field camera (f/2.4 aperture). The rear camera has modes of Normal photo, portrait photo, professional mode, and panorama mode.

Update Notes:

The latest software update for Huawei Enjoy 50 is expanding in batches and may take some to cover all of the available models. We suggest you make a backup of important files, to prevent unnecessary data loss.

Also, make sure your smartphone is not rooted and updated to the latest HarmonyOS firmware.

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