At the Huawei P40 series launch event, the company also released a new version of its mobile software called EMUI 10.1. It comes pre-installed on the new devices. However, several old devices are also guaranteed to receive them. The first batch of handsets has already received a closed beta build. Now, the second batch of devices such as Huawei Nova 5 series and Honor the 20S are getting a similar treatment.
The second batch of devices that are currently receiving EMUI 10.1 closed beta is as listed below.These are Huawei and Honor phones getting EMUI 10.1 and when
Since EMUI on Honor devices is known as MagicUI, the Honor 20S is receiving MagicUI 3.1, which is nothing but a rebranded EMUI 10.1.
Huawei released EMUI 10 based on Android 10 soon after Google officially released the latter. The Huawei Mate 30 & Mate 30 Pro were the first devices to come with this software out of the box late last year.
Then in late March 2020, Huawei unveiled the P40, P40 Pro, and P40 Pro Plus with EMUI 10.1 on board. The new iteration of EMUI brings Huawei’s own AI voice assistant called Celia, new multi-window functionality, MeeTime video calling app, new AODs, and more.
Huawei has confirmed on Weibo that the Honor and Huawei brand phones will receive the newest update. Instead, some smartphones have already started getting a beta version of EMUI 10- from 2019 itself.
Previously in 2019, Huawei P30 Huawei- P30 Pro, Huawei P30 Lite, Huawei Mate 20 series, Huawei -Mate 10 series, Huawei Nova 5T, Huawei Nova 4e, Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro-, Huawei P Smart, P Smart+ 2019, Huawei P- Smart Z received a steady update. And Honor 20, Honor -20 Pro, Honor 20i, Honor- V20, and Honor 10 Lite have received the latest update of EMUI 10 in different markets globally.
Now, Huawei has released the lates schedule for the official EMUI 10 update for 2020. One Honor model and three Huawei model phones would get the update in February, and 2 Huawei models and one Honor model would receive the update in March 2020. But, this update would as well be targeting the China market. The EMUI 10 update would begin at China and then spread to the other markets worldwide. The Chinese users can also join the closed beta through the community app on the phones as it may be.
The seven devices are scheduled to get the latest updates. They are Huawei Nova 5, Huawei Nova 5i Pro, Huawei Nova 5Z, and Honor 20S in February. And, Huawei Nova 5i, Huawei Enjoy 10S, and Honor 20 Lite in March.