Huawei P40 Lite gets January 2021 security patch update

Huawei P40 Lite is now receiving a new update based on EMUI 10.1. The update installs January 2021 security patch which bumps the device security by fixing several security vulnerabilities. 

Huawei P40 Lite

The latest update also optimizes user interface components and improves system stability in some scenarios. It is rolling out with software version with a package size of 246MB. 

Huawei’s January 2021 security patch fixes 4 critical, 1 medium, and 25 high levels of CVEs thereby increasing the system security. Huawei P40 Lite users who have not received the update yet, can manually check the status using any of the methods given below.

Device: Huawei P40 Lite

Version: EMUI

Size: 246MB



January 2021 security patches integrated for better system security.


We optimized user interface components for some screens.


Improved system stability for some scenarios.

Steps to install the update

Via Settings App

  • Open Settings app
  • Go to System & updates -> Software update 
  • Then, click on Check for updates
  • Download and install the update.

Via Support App

  • Open Support app
  • Go to the Services tab
  • Click Update
  • Then, click on Check for updates
  • Download and install the update.


Vicky Kumar
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