Now that Huawei sold off its Honor model, the corporate was in a position to turn out to be an unbiased smartphone model and can as soon as once more launch smartphone pre-installed with Google Companies. With the corporate departing from its mother or father firm Huawei, Honor explains precisely how firmware updates shall be fulfilled going ahead.
Honor View 20 (December 2018)
Honor Finland confirms to i>SuomiMobiili that Huawei shall be dealing with firmware updates to all Honor gadgets launched earlier than April 1 2021 all through the remainder of their life cycles. That implies that Honor shall be solely accountable to deal with its firmware updates for gadgets it releases after April 1. Which means that firmware updates for the brand new Honor 50 sequence shall be solely dealt with by Honor. This date is critical since Honor exited Huawei between March and April.
Honor guarantees to proceed to help older gadgets in Finland, as a lot as attainable, earlier than being referred to Huawei help.
If an shopper is in contact with us, we all the time assist [them] so far as we will earlier than directing [them] to Huawei customer support. We proceed to assist with issues associated to using smartphones[…] The intention is to serve each previous and new HONOR shoppers in addition to attainable.” – Suvi Surenkin, Honor Advertising Director for Finland and The Baltics.
As well as, Huawei has confirmed that it’s going to proceed supporting high-end Honor gadgets with month-to-month updates and extra inexpensive gadgets on a quarterly foundation.
Honor 20 Professional (July 2019)
Huawei confirms the Honor 20, 20 Professional, and View 20 will get month-to-month updates. In the meantime, Huawei will help the next gadgets with quarterly safety updates via the top of their product cycles:
It’s value noting that whereas Huawei could proceed to help Honor gadgets, it doesn’t assure that these gadgets will obtain full Android model upgrades, whether or not that’s Android 11 or Concord OS. We’re glad to listen to that the telephones will at the very least be up to date with safety patches.