Chinese tech giant Huawei is the third biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world following Samsung and Apple . Huawei’s has received criticism in the past for not keeping its smartphones up-to-date. As Samsung has already release the update of Android 7.0 Nougat for Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge .
A new leak on Weibo showed that Huawei Nova will be the first device to receive EMUI 5.0 update (which is based on Nougat) roadmap .
Six of Huawei smartphones will receive the EMUI 5.0 update in the first quarter of 2017. According to the leaked Huawei Nova is expected to receive the update in March, while the Huawei G9 Plus and Honor Note 8 will be updated in April. The Honor 6X and Huawei MediaPad will receive the update by the end of May.
The company confirm that Huawei P9 and P9 Plus will get upgrades to EMUI 5.0 before Spring Festival in China . The Latest and 5th version of EMUI will be more effective, secure and improved user interface with 90% access to the system’s features with just two or three taps.