September 2021 Huawei EMUI security updates for 12 phones out
Huawei is expanding the security patches for phones and tablets. In the latest edition, the Chinese tech maker is rolling out September 2021 EMUI security updates for 12 Huawei and Honor phones. The software rollout for the below-mentioned smartphones comes improves system security.
According to the information, the Huawei EMUI and Magic UI September and July 2021 updates are rolling out for the Huawei Enjoy 10e, 20 SE, Play4, X10 Max, Play 9A, Honor 30 series, V30 series and Play 4 Pro smartphones.
September 2021 Patch Devices:
- Huawei Enjoy 10e (EMUI 10.1.0.202)
- Huawei Enjoy 20 SE (EMUI 10.1.1.163)
- Honor 30 Youth Edition (Magic UI 188.8.131.52)
- Honor Play4 (Magic UI 184.108.40.206)
- Honor X10 Max (Magic UI 220.127.116.11)
- Honor Play 9A (Magic UI 18.104.22.168)
These phones are receiving the corresponding software versions with September 2021 security patch. This patch fixes 2 critical, 18 high levels, and 13 other vulnerabilities rectify by Huawei. It also addresses 4 CVEs that were already been in the past bulletin.
July 2021 Patch Devices:
- Honor 30 (Magic UI 22.214.171.124)
- Honor 30 Pro (Magic UI 126.96.36.199)
- Honor 30 Pro Plus (Magic UI 188.8.131.52)
- Honor V30 (Magic UI 184.108.40.206)
- Honor V30 Pro (Magic UI 220.127.116.11)
- Honor Play 4 Pro (Magic UI 18.104.22.168)
The above-mentioned phones are receiving July 2021 security update fixes 21 high, and 28 medium levels of CVE, which defend the device against threats.
According to the official rollout schedule, all of these Huawei and Honor phones are eligible for HarmonyOS 2.0 operating system update in China. However, the company is still supporting the models with EMUI and Magic UI software with new version releases.
Instructions and important notes:
The current rollout is being conducted in the Chinese market, yet the models can upgrade via the following instructions – Settings > System & updates > software update and follow the onscreen instructions.
Make sure that the phone has enough storage to download and store the package OTA update package. The eligible phone first needs to download the required software version. The update will not erase your phone’s data but it’s still recommended for you to backup your important data via PC or cloud before the upgrade process.
EMUI 22.214.171.124 rolling for Huawei Mate 50 Pro
Huawei is rolling out EMUI 126.96.36.199 for the Huawei Mate 50 Pro smartphone in the global market. This update is packed with lots of new features, optimizations, and improvements for this flagship phone.
According to the information, EMUI 188.8.131.52 for Huawei Mate 50 Pro comes with new network improvements for certain situations. It has improvements in camera quality.
There are also new optimizations made for the audio quality of calls and games. On the flip side, the app has its own improvements for a better user experience.
Furthermore, Huawei has arranged new system stability optimizations that provide a performance boost for your smartphone.
According to the inputs, this upgrade integrates February 2023 security patch for the phone.
This is a big changelog for the Huawei Mate 50 Pro and the company is sending this to improve the phone’s performance in various scenarios. Also, if you have a Mate 50 Pro device, we suggest you get this version right away as soon as it appears.
The Mate 50 Pro is the first phone among all of the Huawei smartphones to get EMUI 13 but actually, it comes pre-installed. Since its launch, old phone users are waiting for a new major upgrade.
Recently, Huawei opened the beta program for a few flagships – P50 Pro, P50 Pocket, and Mate Xs 2 foldable phone. You should know that the latest EMUI 13 beta activity has limited slots and it’s available only for a region.
This new Huawei Mate 50 Pro update was released last week for global consumers and rolling out in batches. If your Mate 50 Pro has not received this firmware, make sure you get it via System settings.
(source – Huaweiblog)
Huawei P40 Lite February 2023 EMUI update reaches Europe
Huawei P40 lite is getting a new software update in Europe, which brings the latest security patches released in the month of February 2023. However, the phone users are also waiting for EMUI 13 roadmap to confirm their eligibility for the next major software update.
Huaweiblog reports that Huawei P40 Lite users are getting the February 2023 security update in Europe with build version 184.108.40.2068 and the OTA package size of 254 megabytes.
This is a staged rollout, and all of the P40 Lite users will get it gradually. Below you can check the complete changelog of this software release.
List of Changes
This update improves system security with security patches.
- Integrates security patches released in February 2023 for improved system security.
For more information on the security of Huawei’s EMUI system updates, visit the Huawei official website.
Notes on the update:
- Your personal data will not be deleted by the update. However, we recommend that you back up important data before updating.
- Charge your phone sufficiently.
- The update package will be automatically deleted after the update is complete.
Huawei P30 series gets March 2023 update in China
Huawei P30 series is testing HarmonyOS 3 in China and the phone lineup is now receiving the March 2023 beta update to improve the test user experience.
According to the information, Huawei is sending this new firmware for the Huawei P30 series with March 2023 system optimization update. These models are receiving the new firmware push.
- P30 (ELE-AL00)
- P30 (ELE-TL00)
- P30 Pro (VOG-AL00)
- P30 Pro (VOG-AL10)
- P30 Pro (VOG-TL00)
These Huawei P30 devices are getting HarmonyOS 3 beta version 220.127.116.11 with a firmware size of 145 megabytes and it is rolling out in batches.
Huawei P30 series started its HarmonyOS 3 journey in December last year. It is still surprising for us that the company is still sending new software upgrades for the golden flagship.
After HarmonyOS 3, Huawei P30 and P30 Pro smartphones have been reinvented with new user interfaces, better features, and user experience. The key essential benefits of the new HarmonyOS version over its predecessor are big.
On the other hand, the company will conclude this beta test for smartphones and roll out a stable HarmonyOS 3 software update. Meanwhile in the global market, only Huawei P30 and P30 Pro are running EMUI 12, which kind of equivalent to HarmonyOS 2. But we could expect a better update this year with EMUI 13 if it appears.
This latest software update for the Huawei P30 series comes only after HarmonyOS 18.104.22.168. Therefore, it’s required for the beta testers to upgrade first to this version. You have the option to enable the customer user experience improvement program to provide feedback and help developers to improve the HarmonyOS 3 operating system.
Although, the update won’t erase your personal data but it’s suggested that you back any important files ahead of the installation. Since it’s a beta build, HarmonyOS 3 comes with various bugs and software compatibility. Hence, you should upgrade all of your system apps to the latest version via AppGallery.
Following the upgrade to the latest software version, your phone may generate heat, lag, and slow charging. This is caused by self-optimizations and adaptation actions, which will settle down within a few days of the rollout.