EMUI 10.1 (Magic UI 3.1) Beta Update – Eligible Devices, Roadmap, Features

Last week, Huawei announced its newest flagship series devices which include the Huawei P40, Huawei P40 Pro, and P40 Pro+. At the same event, Huawei also unveiled its upgraded version of EMUI skin called the EMUI 10.1 (Magic UI 3.1). The EMUI 10.1 is still based on Android 10 and comes pre-installed on the newly P40 lineup. Now, the Chinese telecom tech has revealed the rollout schedule of EMUI 10.1 internal beta testing for Huawei and Honor devices.

According to the Huawei Club post, a total of 35 Huawei and Honor devices are confirmed to get the EMUI 10.1 beta update. However, it is worth important to note that these devices may be first to receive the EMUI 10.1 update, while it is expected that more devices being added to the list in the coming months. This list is also exclusive for the Chinese region, while the EMUI 10.1 beta rollout schedule for other global regions may be revealed soon.

The EMUI 10.1 (Magic UI 3.1) internal beta testing for Huawei and Honor devices will be followed by a public beta testing. Once, the ROM is bug-free the stable build will start rolling out via OTA.

These 35 devices will be split into four batches, with the first already being underway. Here is the detailed roadmap of the EMUI 10.1 update-

EMUI 10.1 (Magic UI 3.1) Beta already available for download

  • Huawei Mate 20
  • Huawei Mate 20 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 20 RS Porsche Design
  • Huawei Mate 20 X 4G
  • Huawei Nova 6
  • Huawei Nova 6 5G
  • Huawei Nova 6 SE
  • Huawei MatePad Pro
  • Huawei MediaPad M6 (8.4/10.8)
  • Huawei MediaPad M6 Turbo Edition
  • Honor 9X
  • Honor 9X Pro
  • Honor V30
  • Honor V30 Pro
  • Honor V20
  • Honor 20
  • Honor 20 Pro
  • Honor Magic 2

Early April

  • Huawei Nova 5
  • Huawei Nova 5Z
  • Huawei Nova 5 Pro
  • Huawei Nova 5i Pro
  • Honor 20S

Mid-April

  • Huawei P30
  • Huawei P30 Pro
  • Huawei Mate 30 4G
  • Huawei Mate 30 5G
  • Huawei Mate 30 Pro 4G
  • Huawei Mate 30 Pro 5G
  • Huawei Mate 30 RS Porsche Design

April-end

  • Huawei Mate X
  • Huawei Mate Xs
  • Huawei Mate 20 X 5G
  • Huawei Enjoy 10S
  • Honor 20 Youth Edition

With the absence of Huawei P20 and P20 Pro in the above list confirms that the company has demoted the series. That means the EMUI 10 was the last major OS upgrade for the Huawei P20 series.

Talking about the features, the EMUI 10.1 comes with Multi-window support, multi-device control panel, and multi-screen collaboration. EMUI 10.1 also includes MeeTime too, Huawei’s answer to FaceTime. Another highlight of the latest EMUI version is the ‘Celia’. It is Huawei’s own Voice Assistant replacing the Google Assistant. One can start using this voice assistant by using the hotword “Hey Celia” or by holding the power button for a second. You can also check the list of EMUI 10.1 Features here.

Also Read: Download EMUI 10.1 (Magic UI 3.1) update on any Huawei/Honor device