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New features and security improvements rolling out for Huawei Mate 20 X 5G

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After upgrading over EMUI 11, Huawei has now begun sending a new software update for Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone users that brings the latest EMUI version along with a big changelog.

According to the new changelog, this update added a new popular recommendation folder on the desktop of the application, quick download icons for Education Center and the Link Now application, optimizations as well as installs the March 2021 security patch.

March 2021 Security Patch Details: This security patch fixes 2 critical, 13 high, and 132 medium levels of CVEs for improved system security.

Apart from this, Huawei is currently testing HarmonyOS, the self-developed operating system under the public developer beta program, and start a large-scale adaption of HarmonyOS 2.0 in early June.

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In the meantime, HarmonyOS 2.0 mobile developer beta tester are begun shared the new UI changes and feature through online platforms ahead of stable rollout. To know about features check the below article.

Read more: HarmonyOS 2.0 Dev Beta 3 Features: New quick settings, animations, settings menu, swipe gestures and more

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Key points to users before Update:

  • The device must have a better battery backup to install this update that is a minimum of 50%.
  • It’s compulsory to check your storage availability(Internal/External SDcard) to download the latest update as per its size required
  • A strong WiFi/mobile data connection is required for a buffer-free download of the package.

New EMUI Version:

Huawei Mate 20 X 5G smartphone users can found this update with EMUI 11 version 11.0.0.139 upgraded from 11.0.0.137 with a huge package size of 1.21GB.

Changelog:

  • A new popular recommendation folder on the desktop of the application, to intelligently recommend the popular selected applications for you.
  • Add a quick download icon for the Education Center and the Link Now application, which can be downloaded and used directly.
  • Optimize the call stability in some scenes
  • Optimize the sound experience in some scenes
  • Optimize compatibility with some third-party applications
  • Fix the problem that the WeChat clone cannot be selected when sharing
  • Incorporate the March 2021 security patch to enhance the security of the mobile phone system

CHECK FOR UPDATE:

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VIA SETTINGS:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap on System & updates
  3. Tap Software update
  4. Tap Check for Updates
  5. Download and Install
  6. Install and restart your device

ALTERNATIVELY, VIA SUPPORT:

  1. Open the Support app
  2. Go to the Services tab
  3. Tap on Update
  4. Download and Install
  5. Install and restart your phone

(Via)

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Huawei Nova 5T September 2021 update rolling out, skips August patch

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Huawei Nova 5T

The 48MP AI quad rear camera phone – Huawei Nova 5T is receiving the September 2021 security update. This new rollout also makes the skip of the August security patch and it’s a really important step toward the phone’s security perspective by keeping it update to date.

According to Huaweiblog, the Huawei Nova 5T September 2021 security update comes with EMUI 11 version 11.0.0.177 and a software package size of 174 megabytes. This software rollout is currently noted inside Germany (Europe) but may soon expand for more users.

This treatment is significant because it wasn’t even delivered to the flagship phones – Huawei P40 and Mate 40 series. However, the Chinese models with HarmonyOS 2.0 already completed such installation.

The latest Nova 5T EMUI 11 incremental update comes with several fixes for the security flaws in the system and allows users to safely keep all of the device’s data.

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Huawei Nova 5T September 2021 update

(image source – Huaweiblog.de)

Nova 5T EMUI 12:

With these fast rollouts and releases, Huawei seemingly preparing the Nova 5T for the next major software update but there’s no official confirmation available on this matter at the moment.

Huawei Nova 5T:

This phone comes with a powerful hardware configuration that includes Kirin 980 processor, quad AI rear camera, a 32MP selfie camera, and more.

Huawei Nova 5T

How to download the Nova 5T:

You can download the latest Huawei Nova 5T update via Settings. To do this, open system settings, visit System & updates, thereafter, the users will have to push “Check for updates” followed by the corresponding update check. If an update is available, you can click “Download and Install”.

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However, you must remember to keep a backup of your data to prevent the loss of important files on your device. Furthermore, keep an adequate level of battery backup on your phone to prevent battery outage during the installation. Once started, it may take some time to process the update and install it on the device.

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Honor 9X Pro and 10 Lite receiving June and July 2021 security respectively

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Honor 9X Pro

Honor 9X Pro and Honor 10 Lite are receiving new software updates that bring June and June 2021 security patches respectively. These two phones are one of the top budget phones released by the company, still, they are still well handled by the consumers.

According to the changelog, the latest Honor 9X Pro security update comes with EMUI 9.1.1.235 with an upgrade package size of 104MB. On the other hand, the Honor 10 Lite getting EMUI 10.0.0.297 and a downloadable size of  326MB.

Following its launch, Honor 9X Pro has not received not even a single major upgrade for the global market. Therefore, it still runs EMUI 9.1 software system, yet the Chinese version already has been upgraded by EMUI 10.1. Meanwhile, the Honor 10 Lite runs EMUI 10.0.

honor 10 lite july 2021 update

Thanks to the tipsters 😉

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Both of these phones are eligible for HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system and testing this software in China. Still, the HarmonyOS remains under Chinese territory and there’s no confirmation about its global release at the moment.

Aside from these, there are few things that you should know before you move to upgrade. These are: Maintain enough space on your phone’s storage, keep an optimum battery level, backup files to prevent any unnecessary data loss.

Download via Settings:

  • Open Settings
  • Click on the System & updates
  • Open Software update
  • Tap on Check for updates option
  • If an update is available, click on Download and install
  • After installation Reboot the device

Download via Support app:

  • Open the Support app on your device
  • Go to the Service tab
  • Click on the update button
  • Tap on Check for update option
  • If an update is available, click on Download and install
  • After installation Reboot the device

REMEMBER:

  1. This update is currently rolling out in India.
  2. The update is rolling out in batches so it may take some time/days to reach your device.
  3. The update will not erase any data.
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New Apps and security update for Huawei Y9 2019 rolling out

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Huawei Y9 2019

Huawei Y9 2019 users in the global market are receiving a new software update that comes with a number of new features including the latest security patch as well as Huawei Apps.

Huawei Y9 2019 runs EMUI 9.1 and the new apps and security patch for the phone comes with EMUI 9.1.0.366 version. The package size is 309 MB. Talking specifically, this software rollout brings a number of new security patches released in May 2021 for improved system security.

On the other hand, Huawei Y9 2019 is getting the addition of the Huawei Apps folder to the home screen, so you can stay up to date with trending apps. The update also adds quick download shortcuts for the following apps:

  • Petal Search
  • Books
  • Petal Maps
  • GameCenter
  • Member Center
  • Celia Keyboard

You’ll just need to tap on the corresponding icons to download the apps.

To be mentioned, the update adds AI Voice (Celia Voice Assistant). You can use AI Voice to interact with Huawei devices (such as smartphones and tablets) hands-free.

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Huawei y9 2019 news apps update

(Thanks to the tipsters – Raphael and Youssef)

Update notes and instructions:

The New Apps and Security update for the Huawei Y9 2019 is expanding gradually and users may have to get their hands on this latest firmware rollout. The update will not erase any data. Maintain enough battery and storage on your device. EMUI version and size may vary depending on the country/region/models.

Want to send us Tips, Update Screenshots, or a Message? connect with us here:

  • Screenshots@huaweicentral.com
  • Tips@huaweicentral.com
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Download via Settings:

  • Open Settings
  • Click on the System
  • Open Software update
  • Tap on Check for updates option
  • If an update is available, click on Download and install
  • After installation Reboot the device

Download via Support app:

  • Open the Support app on your device
  • Go to the Service tab
  • Click on the update button
  • Tap on Check for update option
  • If an update is available, click on Download and install
  • After installation Reboot the device
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