Huawei decided to comment on a number of rumors that appeared on the network amid information about the sanctions of the American authorities. The manufacturer announced that all its smartphones and tablets will continue to receive security patches and Android updates. Several other myths have also been dispelled. But most importantly, the company announced a list of devices that will receive an update to Android 10.
“Anyone who has already bought or is going to buy a Huawei smartphone will be able to continue to use all available applications. All devices are still covered by a warranty from the manufacturer, and they will receive full service support,” the message says.
Hearing # 1: Huawei smartphones and tablets will no longer receive software or security updates.
To ensure the safety and relevance of all smartphones and tablets, Huawei will provide regular security updates and software updates.
Hearing # 2: Android will be automatically removed from Huawei smartphones and tablets.
Android will not be automatically removed from Huawei smartphones and tablets.
Hearing # 3: Huawei users will not be able to download or use applications such as WhatsApp, Facebook or Instagram.
For all Huawei smartphones and tablets, WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram apps can be downloaded and used as usual.
Hearing # 4: If you reset the settings of your Huawei smartphone or tablet, you will lose access to Android services and Google applications forever.
If you reset the settings of the Huawei smartphone or tablet to the factory settings, Android services and Google applications can still be downloaded and used normally.
Hearing # 5: The current situation affects the warranty on Huawei smartphones and tablets.
Nothing changed. Huawei, as before, provides after-sales service in accordance with the current warranty policy.
Hearing # 6: Huawei smartphones and tablets will have limited functionality.
All smartphones and tablets will continue to work in the same mode as now.
Hearing # 7: Huawei will no longer sell smartphones.
Huawei will continue to sell smartphones, invest in research and development.
Hearing # 8: P30 and P30 Pro will not get access to Android Q.
We are confident that our most popular devices, including the P30 series, will be able to access Android Q. We have been working with partners for months to get updates to Android Q. Technical training and testing have already begun for more than 17 devices. In fact, our Mate 20 Pro has already received approval for an upgrade to Android Q when it is released by Google.
List of verified Huawei devices that are guaranteed to be updated to Android 10:
- P30 Pro
- Mate 20
- Mate 20 pro
- PORSCHE DESIGN Mate 20 RS
- P30 lite
- P smart 2019
- P smart + 2019
- P smart Z
- Mate 20 x
- Mate 20 X (5G)
- P20 pro
- Mate 10 pro
- PORSCHE DESIGN Mate 10
- Mate 10
- Mate 20 lite