Nine Huawei/Honor smartphones will receive Android 9.0 Pie beta update
Earlier this month, Huawei has been running internal test on Android 9.0 Pie on its flagship devices. And now, Huawei is ready to roll out the Android 9.0 Pie Beta software to a number of its smartphones.
Huawei flagship devices that will be getting the Android 9.0 Pie Beta software are Mate 10, Mate 10 Pro, Mate 10 Porsche, Mate 10 Porsche RS, P20, P20 Pro while Honor Flagship devices that are getting the update are Honor 10, Honor View 10 and Honor Play.
The beta upgrade plan for other models remain unknown. We are expecting in phase two, its other non-flagship models like the Mate 10 Lite, Huawei P Smart+ (Nova 3i), Honor 7X, Honor 9 Lite, and Huawei P20 lite will be part of the beta update as well.
Android 9.0 Pie comes with several new features, one of which is a new navigation system. With Android Pie, navigation is now gesture-based. There is also a new feature called Adaptive Battery which uses machine learning to improve power management. Other features include adaptive brightness and a number of UI changes.