Huawei sub-brand Honor has started rolling out Android 9.0 Pie based EMUI 9.0 beta update to Honor View 10 in India. EMUI 9.0 is Huawei’s custom skin based on Android 9.0 Pie announced at the IFA 2018 last month. Huawei is also expected to release EMUI 9.0 Android Pie update for several other handsets in India including Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Mate 10, Honor Play, Honor View 10, Honor 10, Huawei P20, and P20 Pro. However, the exact time frame is still to be announced by the company.
The new EMUI 9.0 comes as a beta update and will be rolled out to Honor View 10 users who have signed up for beta testing. It comes with a built number BKL-L099.0.0.108 (C675E1R1P9-log) and is about 3.92GB in size upon full download. With the beta update currently underway, Huawei will not take long time to release the stable version of Android 9 Pie to all Honor View 10 users in India.
This new EMUI 9.0 beta update will be bringing several features like Password Vault, new SmartCare AI learning, GPU Turbo 2.0, Multi-task-switching between the apps and also the regular Security Patch. Huawei promises a 12.9 percent boost in the overall performance of the device and 10 percent better app loads times compared to the EMUI 8.0. It also features all-new Nature UX which enables a minimal style UI through natural sounds and colours.
Thanks to Android Pie, it also gets gesture-based navigation, New Quick Settings UI design, Advanced battery with AI support, Redesigned volume slider, new Password Vault, and more.