Alongside the Huawei Nova 9 launch in October 2021, Huawei introduced the EMUI 12 software version. At the time of release, the Chinese smartphone maker revealed the list of devices that will receive the EMUI 12. However, at that time, there was no information available as to when it would roll out for Huawei’s P30 Pro and the Mate 20 Pro in India.
Now, in a recent development, Huawei has confirmed the release timeline of the EMUI 12 for both the Huawei P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro smartphones. According to details shared by Huawei via its community portal, the EMUI 12 will be available for the Huawei P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro smartphones in India starting from April this year.
Huawei P30 Pro, Mate 20 Pro To Receive EMUI 12 Update From April
The new software update for the Mate 20 Pro and the P30 Pro will bring in a host of EMUI 12 features such as redesigned user interface, adjustment for the size and weight of the font with slider, Swipe to open control panel, Device+ Smart Collaboration feature, new distributed file system and much more. The update will also include the MeeTime Video Call Transfer feature which will allow users to Seamlessly shift video calls taken on the phone to Huawei Vision. The EMUI 12 will also offer enhanced privacy protection which will allow the user to input a password to unlock their phone from the laptop when using Multi-screen Collaboration.
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To recall, Huawei had launched the Mate 20 Pro back in 2018, while the P30 Pro was introduced in India in April 2019. The Mate 20 Pro ran the Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.0 software version during the launch, while the P30 Pro was unveiled with Android 9-based EMUI 9.1. The Mate 20 Pro is the premium Mate series handset that offers features such as a 6.39-inch OLED display, Kirin 980 SoC, 6GB LPDDR4x RAM, 40MP triple-camera setup, 24MP selfie camera, 3D face unlock, an in-display fingerprint sensor, IP68 rating, and a 4,200mAh battery with 40W fast charging. On the other hand, the Huawei P30 Pro boasts of a 6.47-inch OLED display, Kirin 980 chipset, 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 32MP selfie camera, 40MP rear-facing camera, dual 4G VoLTE, and a 4,200mAh battery.