January 17: Huawei has begun rolling out Android Pie update in the US.
Coming in as software version 188.8.131.52 for the US variant of the Honor View 10 dubbed as BKL-L04, the update brings along EMUI 9.0 OS by Huawei.
January 15: Honor View 10 users in China are receiving a new EMUI 184.108.40.206 update on the back of the release of Android 9 Pie in India.
The new B181 update is also expected to arrive on the Indian/global variants at some point, tagging along the latest Android security patch for January 2019, adds support for Bone ID, a feature that lets users of the View 10 use their voice to unlock the device as well as make payments, adds voice commands to FlyPods Pro headsets, and fixes screen playback issues where it would occasionally turn black during multitasking.
In the new update, you also find AI-based features like AI Smart Scheduling for a superior gaming experience as well as plenty of other bug fixes and performance optimizations.
Note that this changelog has been translated from Chinese, so it may not be accurate to the core.
January 14: Honor India has started rolling out EMUI 9.0 stable update based on Android 9 Pie to the Honor View 10. The phone received the same update in other markets in December while those in China got it in November 2018. The update arrives carrying software version EMUI 220.127.116.11 (C675E3R1P9), the same version that few users got towards Christmas time last year.
Original article below:
Huawei’s Honor View 10, otherwise known as Honor V10 in China, is one of the best devices to have come from the company towards the end of 2017. It boasts powerful specs and features and a premium design yet it’s available at a price that is a fraction of its rivals. But on this page, we’ll talk about the Honor View 10 software updates, be it major, minor or unofficial updates.
Honor View 10 update timeline
|17 Jan 2019||18.104.22.168 | Android 9||Android Pie update with EMUI 9.0 custom OS for the US; Already available as an OTA; To download, open the HiCare app, tap on Update, and then select Apply for the new update that shows up|
|15 Jan 2019||22.214.171.124 | Android 9||January 2019 security patch, Adds Bone ID feature for unlocking the device, making payments, as well as controlling FlyPods Pro headsets using voice commands, fixes screen playback issues where it would occasionally turn black during multitasking, and installs AI-based features like AI Smart Scheduling for a superior gaming experience|
|18 Dec 2018||126.96.36.199 | Android 9||Installs Android 9 Pie update with EMUI 188.8.131.52 (C675E3R1P9) in India|
|28 Nov 2018||184.108.40.206 | Android 8.0||November 2018 security patch|
|10 Nov 2018||220.127.116.11 | Android 9||Installs EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 Pie stable update (China)|
|06 Nov 2018||18.104.22.168 (stable) | Android 8.0||November 2018 security patch|
|15 Oct 2018||22.214.171.124 (stable) | Android 8.0||October 2018 security patch|
|29 Sep 2018||126.96.36.199 (beta) | Android 9||Installs EMUI 9.0 update based on Android 9 Pie [It’s a beta update]|
|26 Sep 2018||188.8.131.52 (stable) | Android 8.0||September 2018 security patch and support for WeChat fingerprint payments in China|
|15 Sep 2018||184.108.40.206 (stable) | Android 8.0||GPU Turbo, artificial image stabilization, and more|
|13 Aug 2018||220.127.116.11 (stable) | Android 8.0||August 2018 security patch, optimizes screen recording feature and the UI text display of certain filters when editing a picture|
|24 July 2018||18.104.22.168 (stable) | Android 8.0||July 2018 security update|
|21 June 2018||22.214.171.124 (stable) | Android 8.0||June 2018 security patch, adds the Video stabilizer feature and optimizes music playback in certain scenarios|
|22 May 2018||126.96.36.199 (stable) | Android 8.0||May 2018 security patch, adds 3D Creator in Camera, Party Mode app, and Google Smart Lock|
|16 April 2018||188.8.131.52 (stable)| Android 8.0||April 2018 security patch|
|30 Mar 2018||184.108.40.206 (stable) | Android 8.0||March 2018 security patch, adds Honor app and a feature that lets you turn on your screen with Google Assistant, and fixes issues where the system froze when sliding to Google Feed, and Tips occasionally could not access the Internet|
|15 Feb 2018||220.127.116.11 (stable) | Android 8.0||February 2018 security patch and AR Lens for devices that didn’t get it in B130 update|
|24 Jan 2018||18.104.22.168 (stable) | Android 8.0||January 2018 security patch, face unlock, AI-based camera improvements, Vodafone VoLTE support, AR Lens, and fixes for Spectre and Meltdown issues|
Honor View 10 Android 9 Pie update
- Android Pie update available globally, including India
- Released in the US too
The stable version of the Android Pie update for Honor View 10 is now available in India and US. See the table above for software version for each country.
Huawei started beta testing EMUI 9.0 based on Android 9 Pie on the Honor View 10 in China right after the IFA 2018 but those in India had to wait until late October 2018. In early November 2018, a stable version was ready for download for a limited number and a wider rollout started on November 10, 2018, carrying EMUI 22.214.171.124, but this was limited to China.
The first Pie update (BETA) hit the Indian shores at the end of October and a second update (STABLE) arrived in mid-December bearing EMUI version 126.96.36.199 (C675E3R1P9). At around the same time, beginning December 18, Huawei announced the official rollout of the stable version for global users of the Honor View 10.
It's time to experience #EMUI 9.0 on your favorite #HUAWEI device. If you own one of these devices, EMUI 9.0 will be with you very soon! Stay tuned.#HigherIntelligence #HUAWEIMate10 #HUAWEIMate10Pro #HUAWEIP20#HUAWEIP20Pro #HonorPlay #HonorView10 #Honor10 pic.twitter.com/UOeFVd8UPU
— EMUI (@HuaweiEMUI) December 18, 2018
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