Huawei P40 Pro EMUI Software Update: Gets May 2022 security update [Global]

UPDATE 2: May 24 (00:19 ET) – EMUI May 2022 security update – Global

Huawei started rolling out the May 2022 security patch for its various devices, and now the company is expanding this patch to the Huawei P40 Pro smartphone. Huawei P40 Pro May 2020 security patch is currently rolling out for devices with EMUI 12 software update.

Huawei P40 Pro users with EMUI 12 can start installing the May 2022 security patch along with EMUI 12 version This update improves the overall security of the devices, therefore, we recommend that you install the software update on the Huawei P40 Pro smartphone in the global market.


  • This update improves system security with security patches.


You can get this update by navigating the phone’s settings menu, then system & updates, software updates and followed by CHECK FOR UPDATES. If an update is available then download and install it.

Alternatively, you can also request the update through the My Huawei app. Open the My Huawei app on your smartphone and visit to update section. Afterward, follow on-screen instructions to download and install the update.


UPDATE 1: Feb 25 (14:49 ET) – February 2022 security update – Global

Huawei P40 Pro has started receiving February 2022 security update. That comes with EMUI 12 version and you will have to download an update package size of 327 megabytes.

The Huawei P40 Pro February 2022 software update is rolling out for the Huawei P40 Pro smartphones running EMUI 12 software. To be noted, this software update is released in batches. Therefore you may need to wait to install this firmware version on your device.

The most interesting thing about this software rollout is related to the EMUI version, which is EMUI 12. The software update has been recently been seeded to the flagship models including Huawei Mate 40 Pro and P40 series. These phones have been one of the first in the line to test the latest features offered by EMUI 12.


All new EMUI 12 comes with a bunch of new addition over EMUI 11, the company has added a new user interface that is similar to the HarmonyOS operating system. You will also get to see the new Control panel, which consists of different useful services in one place.

Moreover, consumers will also get the new large folders, which helps you to mange on-screen application into a separate place and helps you keep the home screen clean.

How to update:

  • Visit Settings
  • Then open the System & updates option.
  • Tap on Software updates
  • Check for updates, if available
  • Download & Install

Via – HuaweiCentral


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