In anticipation of the launch of its new top-of-the-range, Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, Huawei presented on October 11 the new EMUI 9.0. This is the new version of its interface that will arrive based on Android Pie.
The new top-of-the-range launch event is scheduled for October 16 and would be expected to be the first smartphones to receive the new version of EMUI. However, already circulated the first reports that Honor Play, is already receiving the new update for Android Pie.
It is important to note that the update to be made available to Honor Play, as well as other Honor smartphones, is still a beta version of EMUI 9.0. Most likely, as expected, the Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro should be the first to arrive with the final/stable version.
As in the vast majority of smartphones that already have the pleasure of “savoring” the Android Pie. Also Honor Play will receive many new features that will greatly improve the entire experience of use.
Honor Play is already receiving the beta version of EMUI 9.0, based on Android Pie
Among the many new features brought by the new update are the new functionalities related to AI (artificial intelligence). After the update, the smartphone will go on to present a much better battery management, thus increasing its autonomy.
In addition, you can also count on improved GPU Turbo 2.0 technology and some improvements in the design of your interface. Android Pie gesture feature will certainly be available.
As in the other major updates, this beta will reach users in a phased way. So it will take a few days to wait until it is available to all users.
Recalling the specifications of this interesting smartphone. Honor Play features a Full HD + 6.3 “screen with a notch and reduced margins. It features the popular Kirin 970 processor and up to 6GB of RAM.
In the photographic segment, it offers a dual rear camera (16MP + 2MP) and a 16 megapixel camera dedicated to selfies. Powered by a 3750 mAh battery with support for fast charging, Honor Play can allegedly offer up to 2 days of autonomy.