Today, the Huawei Nova 8i global variants, that were recently added to the quarterly device list, notify with a new security update. The new firmware brings articulation gesture support, July 2021 EMUI security update, and system optimizations for the camera of the Huawei Nova 8i.
Although the smartphone maker simultaneously opens the EMUI 12 beta testing for Russian flagship models, the Nova 8i is yet to announce. It’s worth mentioning, the smartphone comes with factory-installed EMUI 11 custom skin, so it’s highly possible to upgrade the smartphone on the EMUI 12 software.
As of now, the company is sending regular security patches to solve the momentary problems in the device. After the installation, the users will experience more enhanced device performance and will get to use new gesture support. Now, it’s time to head towards the changelog of the Huawei Nova 8i July 2021 security update.
Huawei Nova 8i: Update Changelog
According to HuaweiAilesi mates, the Huawei Nova 8i smartphones in global markets are receiving EMUI 11 July 2021 security patch with 22.214.171.124 update version. This firmware rolling out with an installation size of 660MB in batches, so users can wait for a while to download it. Let’s check the update log below-
Added support for articulation gestures, which allows you to take a screenshot with a single knuckle click or record a screen with a two knuckle click
Optimized Camera performance for some situations
July 2021 security patches integrated
Improved system stability for some scenarios
A Few Things to Remember:
Although this update won’t erase any personal data, you must remember to keep a backup of your important files. Furthermore, maintain enough level of battery backup on your phone to prevent battery outage during the installation. Once started, it may take some time to process the update and install it on the device.
How to Download this Update:
To download this update manually, go to Settings then System & updates, then open Software update, from here select Check for updates. If an update is available it’ll come along on the smartphone’s display and an option of Download and install will appear. Press the option and start to download.
About Huawei Nova 8i:
The Huawei Nova 8i is placed in the mid-range smartphone collection of Huawei that packs with a Snapdragon processor, 64MP AI quad-camera system, and 66W super-fast charging support. Launched on July 6 this year, the Nova 8i is available in three beautiful colors and different memory options.
This phone features a 6.67 inches edgeless LCD screen and produces an FHD resolution of 2376 x 1080 pixels. Meanwhile, the fingerprint scanner is mounted on the side edge. It has a quad-camera (including 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP lens) on the rear side and a 16MP on the front. In addition, it pre-installs, EMUI 11, Qualcomm Snapdragon 662, 8GB RAM, 4,300mAh battery, and 4G network support.