Honor 10 Pie update news and more: Android 9 beta rolling, EMUI available in stable with Nov 2018 patch

Huawei Honor 10 was unveiled at an event in May 2018, marking its global availability and thus a spot on our software update pages. The phone is essentially an affordable Huawei P20 and through software updates, Honor aims to make it even better.

On this page, you will find all that you need to know about the Honor 10 software updates and news regarding the same.



Honor 10 update timeline

Date Software version Changelog
11 Dec 2018 | Android 8.1 November 2018 security patch
05 Dec 2018 | Android 8.1 November 2018 security patch, gestures for navigation, and more ( (C675))
28 Nov 2018 | Android 9.0 Bug fixes and improvements
10 Nov 2018 | Android 9.0 Installs EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9.0 Pie for internal testing
25 Oct 2018 | Android 8.1 October 2018 security patch, navigation gestures, and more
13 Sep 2018 | Android 8.1 September 2018 security patch, fixes an issue where a Wi-Fi scanning prompt repeatedly popped up in certain scenarios and an issue with call recording
04 June 2018 | Android 8.1 May 2018 patch, Party Mode, Improved AI Camera functionality, and more

Honor 10 Android Pie update

  • Stable version available in China
  • Beta version available in India

Honor India opens the Pie beta program for the Honor 10 to all users, weeks after the update arrived in other regions. The stable version will first arrive in China and Europe, with India joining the party later on. Still, the stable Honor 10 Pie update should begin rolling out to most regions before the end of 2018.

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GPU Turbo

Honor has started rolling out an EMUI 9 update that adds GPU Turbo 2.0 to the Honor 10 in China. The update also adds HiVision, a version of Google Lens that also goes the extra mile of telling the calorie content in your food, as well as the Digital Balance app, which is a version of Digital Wellbeing that launched with the Google Pixel 3 and has since been rolled out to the Nokia 7 Plus.

According to the company, the new version of GPU Turbo 2.0 comes with optimizations for 8 new games, including King of Glory, and further improves system response by more than 25%.


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