Huawei has been shipping their latest smartphones with EMUI 9.1, the latest version of its custom UI and is now aiming to bring this updated UI to a lot of its older smartphones. Huawei has released a list of 49 smartphones that would receive the EMUI 9.1 upgrade very soon. This update will bring new features to existing smartphones and a public beta is already out for four smartphones on the list.
According to a post on official Weibo account of Huawei EMUI, the Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, Mate 20 X and Mate 20 Porsche Design edition have been listed for the public beta. Huawei has also started internal testing for a few of smartphones which include models from the Mate 10-series (Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, Mate 10 Porsche Design, Mate RS Porsche Design), Mate 9-series (Mate 9, Mate 9 Pro, Mate 9 Porsche Design), P20, P20 Pro, P10 and P10 Plus. Other smartphones in the list are the Nova 4, Nova 3, Nova 3i, Honor 8A, Honor 8X, Nova 2s, Honor 7, Honor 10, Honor V10 and a few others.
Huawei is also planning to send through this update to the Nova 4e, Nova 3e, Enjoy 9 Plus, Enjoy 8 Plus, Enjoy Max, Enjoy 9s. This also included tablet models like the MediaPad M5 Lite, MediaPad M5 Lite, MediaPad M5, Honor Tab 5 and a few other tablets.
The EMUI 9.1 has new themes and fresh icons along with Huawei’s super file system that saves 14 percent of space by advanced compression algorithms and improves read performance by 20 percent.
At the moment, there is no timeline for these updates but we can expect a faster roll-out for Mate 20 devices which are currently in the public beta phase.