The Huawei P20 series which is said to be the company flagship phone of the year has started receiving EMUI 9.0 OS based on Android 9 Pie update. The EMUI 9.0 OS update brings all the Pie dishes including full-screen gestures and a new UI. The update also brings features like GPU Turbo 2.0, HiVision visual search, Password Vault, Digital Balance dashboard, and more.
Huawei P20 and Huawei P20 Pro users are getting the EMUI 9.0 update based on Android Pie, which was announced of Friday by the company.
EMUI 9.0 additionally brings a new Digital Balance dashboard that allows users to track device usage metrics and let them set the usage quota for each app. Also, EMUI 9.0 brings HiVision that enables the camera app to recognise major landmarks, paintings, and structures surrounding the environment and provide users with the relevant information using a layer of augmented reality.
As said earlier, the EMUI 9.0 brings GPU Turbo 2.0 which is designed to optimise intensive workloads and give an on-demand performance boost to the devices while reducing power consumption. It also brings a new Password Vault that helps users store their encrypted password with face or fingerprint for various services. There is also an Uninterrupted Gaming Mode designed for mobile gamers. Other features include new navigation gestures, multiple backup options, one-handed controls, and improved Huawei Share features.
The update is rolling out over-the-air (OTA) and it’s currently only to Chinese users. International users will have to wait a bit before the rollout goes globally.