Huawei is expected to start the rollout of their stable EMUI 10 release this month which is based on Android 10. The rollout will start in China, so don't expect UK phones to get the update in November, but it is a promising start.
It is expected that the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro to be the first ones to receive it, and this should be the first half of the month. Then the Mate 20-series, including the Mate 20 X and the Mate 20 RS Porsche Design, the Honor 20-series and the Magic 2 will be receiving EMUI 10.
In addition, the schedule also confirms the Huawei P20, P20 Pro and the Mate RS Porsche Design will join the EMUI 10 public beta in the second half of this month.
EMUI 10 has been available on Beta on the P30 Pro and other select devices for a while now. The open beta program has been active in China but Huawei has now rolled this out to the international audience which includes the Mate 20 series, P30 lite, Nova 5T and P Smart 2019.
EMUI 10 will bring a new UI design, new fonts, Dark Mode, improved quick settings toggle, new camera interface, changed gestures, optimization to work with Windows 10, Digital Wellbeing, new animations and more.
It also has optimisations for the new Freebuds 3 which includes the isochronous dual-channel Bluetooth connection and pop up and pair.
The full road map states:
- Mid-November 2019: Huawei P30, Huawei P30 Pro, HONOR 20, HONOR 20 Pro, HONOR V20 and HONOR Magic 2;
- Mid / late November 2019: Huawei Mate 20, Huawei Mate 20 Pro, Huawei Mate 20 X (4G) and Huawei Mate 20 RS Porsche Design;
- In test since October 30, 2019: Huawei Mate 20 X (5G);
- Public beta for the end of November 2019: Huawei Mate 10, Huawei Mate 10 Pro, Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design, Huawei Mate RS Porsche Design, Huawei P20 and Huawei P20 Pro;
- Internal tests: Huawei Nova 5 Pro;
- Internal tests in November 2019: Huawei Nova 4, HONOR 10, HONOR V10, HONOR 8X;
- Public beta for mid-November 2019: Huawei Nova 4e, Huawei Maimang 7, Huawei Maimang 8, Huawei Enjoy 10 Plus, Huawei Enjoy 9S;
- Internal tests in December 2019: HONOR 9X, HONOR 9X Pro;
- Public beta from October 30: HONOR 10 Youth Edition;
- Public beta from mid-November: HONOR 20i;
- Internal tests coming soon: Huawei MediaPad M6 10.8 “and MediaPad M6 8.4”.