Many Android devices are receiving new updates. Today, we’ll be covering the Asus ZenFone 6, Motorola One Vision, Nokia 4.2, Xiaomi Redmi K30 Ultra, LG G8X ThinQ, Samsung Galaxy A6, A51, Note 9, T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 10+, Huawei AI speaker APP, HMS Core, and many more.
Let’s see what these new updates have to offer.
Samsung Galaxy A6
Samsung has been a bit late with the June security update for the Galaxy A6 but it is finally rolling out to the device now. It must be noted that the security update is arriving after three months and weighs 561.91 MB in size.
Samsung Galaxy Note 9
The Galaxy Note 9 is also receiving a new update which includes the AR Emoji features and many camera improvements such as new modes, menus, and filters along with an improved night mode.
Samsung Galaxy A51
It seems that the Galaxy A51 is receiving the July security update with a bunch of improvements for the camera, touch screen, Bluetooth, and WLAN along with the music sharing feature.
T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Note 10+
T-Mobile is also updating its Galaxy Note 10+ with a new security update. The update weighs 230.46 MB in size and offers the August security patch to the device. However, the network service provider is yet to make an annoucement on the same.
Meizu 16th Plus, 16S, & 16T
The Flyme OS 220.127.116.11A update is now rolling out to Meizu 16th Plus, Meizu 16S, and Meizu 16T with a lot of changes. The update offers Game Mode 4.1, updated Super Night Mode, and many fixes and security enhancements. Here’s common the changelog for all three devices:
List of changes:
Bugs fixed, system stability improved.
Updated Android security patch.
Added: when changing the volume level, by clicking on the “empty” area, the slider is hidden.
Fixed: incorrect display of the AliPay icon in the status bar.
Fixed: Aicy crashes when recognizing a photo.
Fixed: inability to view photos from device memory on PC.
Fixed: “black screen” when trying to send a bug report.
Fixed: Auto turn on Wi-Fi.
Fixed: Connection problems with some Bluetooth devices.
Fixed: problems with playing video from device memory.
Super Night Mode update.
• Game Mode 4.1
The principle of calling an assistant during the game has been reworked: now it can be done from the upper left edge.
Added: Ability to block gestures during the game.
Reworked the principle of sorting games.
Added: Game Center.
• Application “Security”
Added: the ability to scan the system for viruses in real time.
Asus ZenFone 6/Asus 6Z
The ZenFone 6, also known as Asus 6Z, is receiving the August security patch. The update version 17.1810.2008.171 is rolling out for the Japanese, Indian, Russian, European, and Global ZenFone 6 variants.
Huawei MediaPad M5 10
The MediaPad M5 10 from Huawei is receiving the EMUI 18.104.22.1681 update with many changes including the Huawei Vlog and GPU Turbo 3.0 features along with system and security improvements. Here’s the complete update changelog:
List of changes
This update updates your system to version EMUI 9.1, which supports EROFS technology and GPU Turbo 3.0.
-Adds the EROFS system function, which improves the speed and smooth execution of app processes.
-Automatically creates highlight clips, applies effect templates, and creates music videos.
[GPU Turbo 3.0]
-Huawei’s GPU Turbo 3.0 acceleration technology supports even more games for an enhanced gaming experience.
-Simplifies the settings and options for easier operation.
-Integrated Android security patches released in July 2020 for improved system security.
Huawei AI speaker APP
Huawei AI speaker APP is getting a new update version 10.0.1.346 to support the Huawei AI speaker 2 sound effects settings along with playback record history.
Huawei HMS Core
Huawei’s HMS Core is similar to Google’s GMS which provides core background services along with user-facing applications. A new HMS Core update version v22.214.171.1243 is rolling out with optimizations and services improvements.
-Adds the Wireless service capability for smoother performance when watching videos and playing games as well as faster uploads and downloads.
-Improves certain services
Motorola One Vision
Motorola One Vision is receiving the updated August security patch in the latest software update which weighs a mere 14 MB in size.
The July security patch is now rolling out to Nokia 4.2 as update version V2.330. The 226 MB update also includes enhancements for user interface along with improved system stability.
LG G8X ThinQ
LG G8X ThinQ is also receiving the July security patch with the update version V20b-JUL-23-2020.
Oppo K3 is receiving the ColorOS 7.1 July security update with many improvements for the camera and system including the Personalisations option under Settings, camera quick launch feature, and more.
Xiaomi Redmi K30 Ultra
The Chinese Redmi K30 Ultra variant is receiving a new MIUI 12-based update which brings system optimizations in terms of security and stability. Here’s the changelog along with the download link if you want to flash the update manually:
Optimized system performance
Improved system security and stability
- Device: Xiaomi Redmi K30 Ultra
- Codename: cezanne
- Channel: China Stable
- Version: V126.96.36.199.QJNCNXM
- Android: 10
- Type: Recovery
- Download: Link
- MD5: 1ae9faa17197e6a5822631646c53a592
- Type: Recovery
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