Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro running EMUI version 9.1 are receiving December security update. The update comes to these devices are the devices running EMUI 10 got the latest security update. The Mate 20 series is getting December 2019 update with EMUI version 22.214.171.1242, which is a 100MB download. The download size may vary depending on the version offered in a particular country or region. Also Read - Huawei Mate 20 Pro Android 10 update starts rolling out
Huawei Mate 20 Series gets December security update
Huawei Mate 20 Series is expected to get updated to EMUI 10 based on Android 10 in the coming weeks. The Chinese smartphone maker has already released the update for the smartphone in its home market. For the time being, the devices are getting incremental update in the form of EMUI version 126.96.36.1992. The update brings December security patch, which offers fix for three critical vulnerabilities. The update also addresses 24 high level and 1 medium level vulnerabilities. These are being patched as part of the Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures found on Huawei or Honor devices, reports Huawei Central. Also Read - Huawei Mate 20, Honor 20 and View 20 to get EMUI 10 update in December: How to enroll for beta update
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In November, Huawei announced that it has sold over 17 million units of Mate 20 series smartphones since its launch late last year. The Mate 20 Pro, in particular, has been updated with the latest software as well. The smartphone has received EMUI 10 update with version number 10.0.0.154(C432E7R1P5) based on Android 10. The newest version of Android should reach vanilla Mate 20, Mate 20 X, Mate 20 Lite and Mate 20 RS Porsche Edition soon. The updates have been gradual and you should see it in the coming weeks. Meanwhile, you should update your smartphone with December patch and secure the device. Also Read - Huawei Mate 20 Pro gets DC dimming feature with EMUI 9.1 update
How to get the latest update:
Step 1: Go to Settings and Click on System.
Step 2: In System, click on Software update and then click on Check for Updates
Step 3: Now, you should see the newest version of EMUI available for your device. Click on Download and Install.
How to get the latest update via HiCare App:
Step 1: The first step is to open the HiCare app and click on the Update icon in quick services section
Step 2: Click for Check for Updates
Step 3: In this screen, you should see the newest version of EMUI available for your device. Click on Download and Install.