Yes, it’s started, Huawei has begun to rollout EMUI 12 beta software update for the participated smartphones – Huawei P40, Mate 30, and P40 Pro in the global market. This is the first EMUI 12 beta update that comes with various new features as well as a huge change in the user interface. If you have not received this software rollout, check the update via the instructions below or wait for your turn to receive the OTA.
According to the information, EMUI 12 beta software update comes with EMUI version 188.8.131.52 for the corresponding models and large package size of over 5.5 GB. However, the changes are worth the OTA update size and you can download it to install.
EMUI 12 Beta:
This update introduces EMUI 12 and comes with an intuitive interface and a multi-device section in the Control Panel for a better smart collaboration experience.
The changelog reveals to consist new font, neuromorphic design, smart folders, notification panel, and control panel, collaborative security, cross-device file management.
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How to check for updates:
If you have participated in the beta software testing and want to check for the latest beta software, follow the instruction below.
Go to Settings > open System & updates > tap on Software update > CHECK FOR UPDATES > If an update is available, tap on DOWNLOAD AND INSTALL, follow the on-screen steps to install the latest software.
Important Information about the beta software release:
The EMUI 12 beta is a testing software and allows you to install the latest features. However, the beta package contains several bugs and issues in the software system, so it’s recommended for you to download the update on your concern.
Before you upgrade:
Make sure you’ve sufficient storage to download and store the update package on your smartphone. Also, you are required to update all of the system and third-party apps to the latest version before and after the installation to get the EMUI 12 user experience.
On the other hand, the phone should also have a sufficient battery level (approx above 50 percent). You can also back up important data to prevent any unwanted files loss. Furthermore, you should prefer downloading the EMUI 12 beta OTA software update over a WiFi network.
The installation process may take minutes to install, be patient and wait while the update process.