Chinese manufacturing giant, Huawei, is currently working on software updates for a series of smartphones. Recently, the EMUI 18.104.22.168 was released for Huawei Mate 20 series. The smartphones for the update include Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, Mate 20 RS Porsche, Mate 20 X. Now, an official announcement by EMUI shows that the third batch of EMUI 9.1 public beta recruitment has come. From July 15th, eight Huawei models can get this update. For registration, enter the pollen club forum, [Floral Club] – [Upgrade early adopters] section. The eight models are Huawei Mate 9, Mate 9 Pro, Mate 9 Porsche Design, P10, P10 Plus, Honor V9, Honor 9, and Huawei nova 2S.
EMUI 9.1 is based on Android 9 Pie but offers improved experience including a new file system, EROFS, and GPU Turbo 3.0 (supporting 25 games). It also introduces Moon Photography mode, originally from P30 phones, making you ready for this “capturing moon photos” trend. Mate 20 devices have been in beta since April this year. When this update arrives these smartphones, they can now rest and wait for the Android Q-based EMUI update.
The company already confirmed that the entire Mate 20 series will receive Android’s upcoming version. Despite all the problems it is good to see that the company did not panic, and is keeping software support.