After rolling out several beta builds, Huawei has finally rolled out the stable version of EMUI 10.1 for Huawei Mate X and Mate Xs.
As per the earlier reports, the update is currently being rolled in China via OTA (Over-the-air). Just like any other update, it has been rolled out in a phased manner, so it may take up to a few days for the update to be available on all handsets.
[su_highlight background=”#78ffb1″ color=”#16181b”] Note: Mate Xs users should be running on version 10.1.0.116 to get the version 10.1.0.118 update while Mate X users should be running on 10.1.0.137 to get updated to version 10.1.0.160 [/su_highlight]
EMUI 10.1 Changelog
Always On Display: Adds the new Kingfisher Micro-Stereoscopic clock style to the Always-on Display (AOD) to create a 3D depth of field. Open Settings > Home screen & wallpaper > Always On Display
Multi-Window: Allows you to multitask with ease in Split-screen mode, and send messages using a floating window while watching videos or playing games. Swipe in from the left or right edge of the screen and pause to display the Multi-Window dock. Hold an app icon in the dock and drag it to the side of the screen to enter split-screen view, or touch an app icon to display it in a floating window.
Multi-Device Control Panel: Allows you to connect to your devices more easily by using the Multi-Device Control Panel, such as when connecting to your audio input or output device during music and video playback. Swipe up from the left or right of the bottom edge when the screen is unlocked to access the Multi-Device Control Panel. Go to Settings> More connections> Multi-Device Collaboration to try it out.
Screen Share: Enables you to share your current screen for easier communication during video calls. You can also write and draw on the screen, as if talking face to face with the other party.
Dark mode: Adds Dark mode support for more third-party apps.
Call answering: Allows you to pick up voice and video calls on your phone from your Huawei laptop.
File editing: Allows you to directly read and edit files on your phone from your Huawei laptop, and also share your phone’s network and sync notifications.
Privacy: Adds Compliance certification by China CC EAL4 + security certification, the international ISO / IEC 27701 certified privacy.
Introduces the Multi-device browsing capability to Gallery, allowing you to view, search, and share your photos and videos on any of your Huawei devices (including phones, tablets, and smart TVs) that are logged in to your HUAWEI ID, on the same home WLAN network, and have Bluetooth turned on.
System: Optimizes System performance
Manual OTA Update Guide
- Meanwhile, you can manually check for the update. If you own the device, you can manually check for the update, Go to System > Software update > Check for updates.
- There is another way to update, open HiCare app > Update > Check for updates.