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Original story (published on June 1) follows:

By now, you might be well aware that Huawei and Honor have introduced the EMUI 10.1 and Magic UI 3.1 updates for a bunch of their respective phones.

Notably, the Huawei devices are served with the Android 10 based EMUI 10.1 update, while on the other hand, the Honor devices are delivered Magic UI 3.1.

Talk about features, the Chinese OEM has embedded EMUI 10.1 with multi-screen collaboration, sound booster, Huawei Assistant Ceila, new UX design, Huawei share, Cast + Wireless Projection, new themes, Deterministic Latency Engine, enhanced privacy and more.

emui 10.1

Moreover, you will see almost all of the features of the EMUI 10.1 being ported over to the Magic UI 3.1, which some subtle changes of their own.

And now going by one of the recent reports from the official community channel, a bunch of Huawei devices are picking up the EMUI 10.1 updates while the Honor 20S is grabbing the Magic UI 3.1.

The Huawei phones that are getting the EMUI 10.1 update are Huawei Nova 5, Nova 5z, and Nova 5i Pro. All the EMUI 10.1 and Magic UI 3.1 updates or the above-mentioned devices are being served in China. Other regions are expected to join soon.

The update for the Huawei Nova 5 (SEA-AL00), Nova 5z (SPN-AL00), and Nova 5i Pro (SPN-AL00) arrives with version number, while the update for the Honor 20S arrives as Magic UI 3.1

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Honor 20S Magic UI 3.1 update (Source)

Here is the common update log that these new EMUI 10.1/Magic UI 3.1 updates bring in for the Huawei Nova Nova 5, Nova 5z, and Nova 5i, along with Honor 20S.

update log emui 10.1 and magic ui 3.1The update log basically states that these new updates enhance and optimizes the system performance to improve system stability. The updates have been pushed for all the users of the above-mentioned devices and will be arriving via OTA.

In case you want to check for the updates manually, you can head over to Settings>>About Phone>>System Update and check for the update. If there is a new update notification then, tap on it to download the latest update on your respective phones.

Update 1 (June 29)

The update to EMUI 10.1 is now live for the Honor 20 Lite/Youth Edition. Head here for the official announcement.

Thanks for the tip Nithin Kj.

Update 2 (July 3)

The full release of the stable EMUI 10.1 update is now available for the Nova 5, Nova 5z, Nova 5i Pro, Enjoy 10S and Honor 20S. Head here for the official announcement.


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