Unexpectedly: 5-year-old Huawei P9 gets a new software update

By: miroslav-trinko | 18.08.2021, 06:57
Unexpectedly: 5-year-old Huawei P9 gets a new software update

Huawei, unexpectedly, has released a firmware update for its 2016 smartphone.

What is known

We are talking about the flagship Huawei P9. According to the Chinese publication ITHome, the system has received the build number EVA-TL00 8.0.0.558 (C01) and weighs 318 MB. The developers have worked on bugs and security in the software. In addition, the company has removed some pre-installed applications, added a folder with program recommendations and optimized the system search in the smartphone. It launches with a swipe down on the desktop and allows you to find offline and online content. 

When to expect

The firmware has so far been released for smartphones in China. It is unknown whether the handsets will receive it on the global market. 

Source: ITHome