Huawei P10 update: A new EMUI 9.0.1.179 OTA available

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May 23, 2019: A new update is rolling out to Huawei P10 and P10 Plus users in China for models VTR-AL00/VTR-TL00 and VKYAL00/VKY-TL00. The update has three different changelogs depending on your current EMUI version.

For those coming from EMUI 8.0.0.372, the new EMUI 9.0.1.179 update installs a stable version of Android 9 Pie. If you are coming from EMUI 9.0.1.150, the update has a changelog that includes April 2019 security patch, fixes for issues with WLAN connection, optimizations for camera performance and stability, improvements to launch and photo taking speeds, and so on.

As for those coming from EMUI 9.0.1.178, the same build B179 fixes an issue where the headset monitoring feature occasionally doesn’t work properly.

April 15, 2019: A new update is available in China for the P10 and P10 Plus with model numbers VTR-AL00/VTR-TL00 and VKY-AL00/VKY-TL00. The update has more than just the latest April 2019 security patches.

As per the changelog, you also get fixes for Wi-Fi connectivity issues, optimized camera performance with improved launch and shooting speeds, fixes call forwarding and call waiting issues, updates pre-downloaded songs to better cater to your preference and improves system performance and stability.

March 30, 2019: While folks in Europe and the U.S. already got their slice of Pie, the best those in Canada can get is a coming soon release date from their carriers. Three major carriers in the country – Telus, Fido, and Rogers – have updated their software schedules to reflect that Huawei P10 and P10+ will be upgraded to Pie soon.

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Of course, we can’t tell how soon this is, but history tells us it can be anything from days to weeks.


Original article below:

Find all the latest software update news for the Huawei P10, Huawei P10 Plus, and Huawei P10 Lite on this page.

Here, we have everything you need to know about if and when Huawei will be rolling out software updates to the P10 trio, what these updates bring about, and if possible, the download links to their firmware for those who’d like to install the updates manually.

Huawei P10 update timeline

Date EMUI & Android OS version Changelog
22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 Installs stable Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0 on top. This update is a target for devices coming from EMUI 8.0.0.372
22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch, Fixes an issue with WLAN connection, Optimizes prompts on certain screens, Optimizes Camera performance and stability, and improves its launch and photo taking speeds, Fixes an issue with Call forwarding and Call waiting, Fixes an issue where the Headset monitoring feature occasionally did not work properly, Updates the pre-downloaded songs to better cater to your preference, and Improves system performance and stability.

This update is meant for devices coming from EMUI 9.0.1.150

22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 Fixes an issue where the Headset monitoring feature occasionally doesn’t work properly. This is for devices coming from EMUI 9.0.1.178
10 Apr 2019 9.0.1.178 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch, fixes for Wi-Fi connectivity, call forwarding and call waiting issues, optimized camera performance with improved launch and shooting speeds, fixes updates pre-downloaded songs to better cater to your preference and improves system performance and stability (China)
26 Mar 2019 9.0.1.165 | Android 9 Installs EMUI 9.0.1.165 (C432E1R1P9) stable update based on Android 9 Pie on models VTR-L09 and VTR-L29 in Europe
23 Mar 2019 9.0.1.173 | Android 9 Installs EMUI 9.0.1.173 (C576E4R1P8) stable update based on Android 9 Pie in the U.S. for model VTR-L29
23 Mar 2019 9.0.1.166 | Android 9 beta The software installs March 2019 security patch, optimizes camera performance and stability by improving launch time and speed of capturing photos, updates pre-downloaded songs to better cater for your preferences and fixes an issue where call forwarding and call waiting couldn’t be used to certain scenarios
28 Feb 2019 9.0.1.150 | Android 9 (beta) January 2019 security patch, Adds VoLTE support, Fixes the problem of blackening the lower boundary of a special scene, and Fixes an issue where a particular scenario could not be applied separately. This update is available in China
20 Feb 2019 8.0.0.372 | Android 8.0 January 2019 security patch for models VTR-AL00 and VTR-TL00
04 Jan 2019 8.0.0.371 (C00) | Android 8.0 December 2018 security patch
23 Dec 2018 9.0.1.126 | Android 9 (beta) Third RMUI 9.0 update based on Android 9 Pie, still limited to China only
26 Nov 2018 8.0.0.369 (C00) | Android 8.0 November 2018 security patch, improved harassment interception, data security, and launch speed of mainstream apps, your phone can now recognize safe apps, alert you of potential risk and block malicious operations, an optimized display for third-party apps and improvements to the navigation feature (China)
20 Nov 2018 9.0.1.56 | Android 9.0 (beta) Installs EMUI 9.0 beta based on Android 9 Pie on models VTR-AL00 and VTR-TL00 (China)
10 Sep 2018 8.0.0.367 (C703) | Android 8.0 September 2018 security patch
14 Mar 2018 8.0.0.342 | Android 8.0 March 2018 security patch, optimized Bluetooth connectivity, improved WLAN stability, and fixes freezing issues with some games
12 Feb 2018 8.0.0.320 | Android 8.0 February 2018 security patch, improved fingerprint scanner response time, app startup speed, and more

Huawei P10 Plus update timeline

Date EMUI version & Android OS Changelog
22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 Installs stable Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0 on top. This update is a target for devices coming from EMUI 8.0.0.372
22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch, Fixes an issue with WLAN connection, Optimizes prompts on certain screens, Optimizes Camera performance and stability, and improves its launch and photo taking speeds, Fixes an issue with Call forwarding and Call waiting, Fixes an issue where the Headset monitoring feature occasionally did not work properly, Updates the pre-downloaded songs to better cater to your preference, and Improves system performance and stability.

This update is meant for devices coming from EMUI 9.0.1.150

22 Apr 2019 9.0.1.179 | Android 9 Fixes an issue where the Headset monitoring feature occasionally doesn’t work properly. This is for devices coming from EMUI 9.0.1.178
10 Apr 2019 9.0.1.178 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch, fixes for Wi-Fi connectivity, call forwarding and call waiting issues, optimized camera performance with improved launch and shooting speeds, fixes updates pre-downloaded songs to better cater to your preference and improves system performance and stability (China)
26 Mar 2019 9.0.1.165 | Android 9 Installs EMUI 9.0.1.165 (C432E1R1P9) stable update based on Android 9 Pie on models VKY-L09 and VKY-L29 in Europe
23 Mar 2019 9.0.1.173 | Android 9 Installs EMUI 9.0.1.173 (C576E5R1P8) stable update based on Android 9 Pie in the U.S. for model VKY-L29
23 Mar 2019 9.0.1.166 | Android 9 The software installs March 2019 security patch, optimizes camera performance and stability by improving launch time and speed of capturing photos, updates pre-downloaded songs to better cater for your preferences and fixes an issue where call forwarding and call waiting couldn’t be used to certain scenarios
28 Feb 2019 9.0.1.150 | Android 9 January 2019 security patch, Adds VoLTE support, Fixes the problem of blackening the lower boundary of a special scene, and Fixes an issue where a particular scenario could not be applied separately. This update is available in China
20 Feb 2019 8.0.0.372 | Android 8.0 January 2019 security patch for models VKY-AL00 and VKY-TL00
04 Jan 2019 8.0.0.371 (C00) | Android 8.0 December 2018 security patch
23 Dec 2018 9.0.1.126 | Android 9 Third RMUI 9.0 update based on Android 9 Pie, still limited to China only
20 Nov 2018 9.0.1.56 | Android 9.0 Installs EMUI 9.0 beta based on Android 9 Pie on models VKY-AL00 and VKY-TL00 (China)
11 Sep 2018 8.0.0.383 | Android 8.0 September 2018 security patch, GPU Turbo gaming technology, adds Game Suite app, optimized screen recording feature, Optimizes the UI text display of certain filters when editing a picture, and adds Google Pay to default NFC payment methods
21 Aug 2018 8.0.0.366 | Android 8.0 August 2018 security patch
23 July 2018 8.0.0.362 | Android 8.0 July 2018 security patch
22 June 2018 8.0.0.324 | Android 8.0 June 2018 security patch
23 May 2018 8.0.0.313 | Android 8.0 Installs Face Unlock feature and May 2018 security patch
30 Jan 2018 B336 | Android 8.0 Multiple bug fixes, performance improvements, and more

Android 9 Pie update

  • Android 9 Pie stable is available globally for P10 and P10+
Device Current OS Expected release date
Huawei P10 Android 9 Pie Released in March 2019
Huawei P10 Plus Android 9 Pie Released in March 2019

Huawei P10 and P10+ users can now download and install Android 9 Pie with EMUI 9.0 all over the world, excluding Canada, where the rollout is coming soon.

Related: Huawei Android 9 Pie update news

If you have any questions regarding Huawei P10, P10 Plus or P10 Lite software updates, be sure to ask them in your comments below.

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