Huawei P40 Lite smartphone users in the global market experiencing EMUI 12 beta testing for the last two months. Now, the P40 Lite users are finally able to install the update. The update size will be approximately 3GB.
Since EMUI 12 is a major update, you should definitely take the time to make a backup of your data this time. You can find the data backup in the settings under System → Backup & restore. You can find out the details of the EMUI 12 in the changelog below. In addition, the update also includes the security patch for January 2022.
Huawei P40 Lite Stable EMUI 12 Update Changelog:
List of Changes
This update introduces EMUI 12, providing an intuitive interface, a cross-device control panel, and various useful features.
Supports more flexible font customization where you can adjust font size and width with a slider.
Applies the concept of neuromorphism to UI elements. It uses simple colors, tones, shadows and highlights to achieve a more realistic effect.
Supports pressing and holding app folders on the home screen to enlarge them and make it easier to access the apps inside.
[Notification Panel and Control Panel]
Allows you to swipe down from the top left of the screen to access the notification panel to view notifications, and swipe down from the top right of the screen to access the control panel to use shortcuts.
Adds an audio control panel to the panel to make it easier to switch between different audio devices and apps.
Smart Life in all scenarios
[Huawei Share] Improves Huawei Share
transfer speed for faster file sharing between Huawei phones, tablets and laptops.
Adds the MeeTime app that allows you to make HD voice and video calls over WiFi or a data network.
Adds support for screen sharing during video calls, allowing you to tag and share key information in video chats.
Note: MeeTime is only available in certain countries and regions: https://consumer.huawei.com/en/support/content/en-us00956296/
Notes on Updating
This update will not delete your personal information. However, it is recommended to back up important data before updating.
Some third-party apps that are not compatible with EMUI 12 may not work properly after updating. It is recommended to update these apps to the latest version in the app store
If you encounter problems during the update, call HUAWEI customer hotline or visit a HUAWEI customer service center.
The home screen layout may change slightly.
The system version can be rolled back to the official version EMUI 11 in HiSuite. If you roll back the system version, all your personal data will be deleted. Therefore, back up your data beforehand.
The update package will be automatically deleted after the update is complete.
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