Huawei rolls out EMUI 9 update with GPU Turbo 2 to P20 Pro and Nova 3

The Huawei EMUI 9 update caters to the India audience by supporting up to 22 Indian languages.

Huawei is rolling out its latest custom OS — EMUI 9.0 based on Android Pie 9 to its Huawei P20 Pro and Nova 3 smartphones.

The new update introduces all few new Android 9 Pie features and some news ones from Huawei, including full-screen gestures and a new UI.  The new software features will arrive to the two devices via an over the air (OTA) firmware update.

Huawei claims that the performance of the update to be 12.9 percent faster than its predecessor and it also launches apps at a quicker rate.

Huawei Nova 3. Image: Huawei Global

Huawei Nova 3. Image: Huawei Global

EMUI 9.0 comes packed with features such as consolidated menus, unified design language, new gesture-based navigation, GPU Turbo 2.0, on-device AI, HiVision visual search, Password Vault, Digital Balance dashboard, multiple backup options, one-handed controls, and improved Huawei Share features.

The update aims to cater to the India audience by supporting up to 22 Indian languages, customised Indian calendar and with apps like Paytm.

Huawei P20 Pro. Image: Tech2

Huawei P20 Pro. Image: Tech2

The company has started to roll out the final update to Huawei Nova3 and Huawei P20 Pro devices, and users will start getting this update from next week onwards.

As per a previous post on Weibo, the company had also made the EMUI 9 open beta update available for nine other smartphones which included Huawei Mate 9Mate 9 Porsche Edition, Mate 9 Pro, P10, P10 PlusHonor V9Honor 9Nova 2S, and Honor Note 10 in China.

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