These Huawei smartphones will soon receive Android Pie in India
Huawei will "soon" start rolling out EMUI 9 update in India for the P20 Pro and Nova 3 smartphones, according to a teaser posted by the company. However, Huawei has not specified a timeline. In India, the Android Pie-based firmware introduces all features of the global build along with some country-specific add-ons like Paytm integration, local language support, and an Indian calendar. Here's more.
Here's the official announcement from Huawei
What's new in the EMUI 9 update?
The EMUI 9 update brings all the new features and UI of Android Pie including gesture-based navigation, adaptive battery, and adaptive brightness, among others. Huawei has also introduced its own tweaks such as HiVision, HiTouch, GPU Turbo 2.0, and a PC Mode as well. Moreover, EMUI 9 also comes with some country-specific features such as Paytm integration, an Indian calendar, and local language support.
Globally, Huawei has released EMUI 9 for these smartphones
To recall, last month, Huawei started rolling out EMUI 9 update for seven of its smartphones including Huawei Mate 10, Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Huawei P20, Huawei P20 Pro, Honor 10, Honor Play and Honor View 10. Notably, this rollout came as a global release and several users of these aforementioned smartphones have already received the update.
Meanwhile, here's recalling the Huawei P20 Pro
Currently listed at Rs. 54,999 on Amazon, the Huawei P20 Pro is one of the best flagship smartphones of 2018. The phone features a 6.1-inch full-HD+ OLED display with IP67 rating. It is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 970 chipset, coupled with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. Further, the P20 Pro supports Android Pie-based EMUI 9 and packs a 4,000mAh battery.
Huawei P20 Pro: The world's best camera smartphone yet
As per DxOMark ratings, Huawei P20 Pro is currently the best camera smartphone available. The phone features a 20MP+40MP+8MP rear-camera setup with LEICA optics, OIS and 3x optical zoom. Up front, the P20 Pro sports a 24MP selfie camera.
Here's a look at the specifications of Huawei Nova 3
The Huawei Nova 3 features a 6.3-inch full HD+ notched display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a Kirin 970 chipset, paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage (expandable upto 256GB). Moreover, Nova 3 packs a 3,750mAh battery and now supports Android Pie-based EMUI 9. It is available on Amazon at a discounted price of Rs. 29,999.
Huawei Nova 3 offers quad cameras
On the back, the Huawei Nova 3 sports a 24MP+16MP dual camera setup with an f/1.8 aperture for both sensors and support for PDAF and AI scene recognition. Up front, there is a 24MP+2MP setup which offers AR-based 3D Qmoji and supports face unlock.