Huawei Mate 10 update news and more: May 2019 security patch arrives in China

Latest news

May 01, 2019: Huawei Mate 10 is receiving a new update in China that installs the latest May 2019 security patch. The update is arriving as EMUI and is available for models ALP-AL00 and ALP-TL00.

April 03, 2019: Huawei is rolling out a new update to the Chinese variants of the Mate 10 with model numbers ALP-AL00 and ALP-TL00. The update, which comes with EMUI version, brings the latest Android security patch for April 2019.

In order to receive the latest OTA on your Mate 10, you ought to have installed the most recent EMUI version

This same update is expected to be released in markets outside of China in the coming days, but it may arrive disguised in a different build number.

Original article below:

Huawei’s Mate 10 is a great phone, but the company isn’t resting at that. It wants the phone to be up to speed with the likes of other handsets on the market, which is why since launch, several updates have been rolled out to the flagship, some adding new features and optimizations, and others adding security updates.

On this page, we’ll help you keep track of the software updates you receive on your Mate 10 handset, be it minor or major OS upgrades.

Huawei Android 9 Pie update

Mate 10 update timeline

Date Software version Changelog
01 May 2019 | Android 9 May 2019 security patch (China)
03 Apr 2019 | Android 9 April 2019 security patch (China)
30 Mar 2019 | Android 9 Installs EMUI 9.0.1 beta, the first upgrade from version 9.0.0, in China for models ALP-AL00 and ALP-TL00
15 Mar 2019 | Android 9 February 2019 security patch for models ALP-AL00 and ALP-TL00
29 Jan 2019 | Android 9 Installs EMUI (C636E2R1P13) in the Asia Pacific and EMUI (C432) in Europe that tags along January 2019 security patch, bug fixes, and optimizations
15 Jan 2019 | Android 9 January 2019 security patch, Adds Bone ID feature for unlocking the device, making payments, as well as controlling FlyPods Pro headsets using voice commands, fixes screen playback issues where it would occasionally turn black during multitasking, and installs AI-based features like AI Smart Scheduling for a superior gaming experience
18 Dec 2018 | Android 9 Installs stable Android 9 Pie on the global variant and December 2018 security patch
10 Nov 2018 | Android 9 Installs stable Android 9 Pie update in China
21 Sep 2018 | Android 9 Android 9 Pie beta update
24 Jul 2018 (C800) | Android 8.0 July 2018 patch and improvements to connection stability when using HiSuite to connect the phone to a PC
16 Mar 2018 | Android 8.0 Face Unlock, fixes for WeChat issues, optimizes the Settings menu, and installs March 2018 security patch

Mate 10 Android 9 Pie update

  • Stable update now available globally
Region Model no. Current OS Android Pie
Global single-SIM ALP-L09 Android 9 Released on December 18, 2018
Global dual-SIM ALP-L29 Android 9 Released on December 18, 2018
China ALP-AL00 Android 9 Released on 02 November 2018, wider rollout on 10 November, 2018

Related: Huawei Android 9 Pie update device list

Huawei started rolling out the stable update to Android 9 Pie for users of the Mate 10 in China in early November. The update came in as EMUI and even though the initial rollout was limited, a full rollout started on November 10th. On December 18th, the Chinese OEM started dishing out the OTA update to global users of the Mate 10.

Posted by

Each one Reach one Teach one. Football Droid. Email: [email protected]


  1. I just received the update in Qatar via OTA and the new fearure works excellent it suppressed me that it recognized my face after I put my shades on, truly amazing Huawei and I hve the normal Mate10 not pro or lite. Great !!

    1. Yeah, face unlock is a beauty.

  2. This update When will be available in saudi arabia?

    1. Well, my P10 Pro still does not have Oreo, so these things take time. Huawei is like Samsung with updates, they always take very long. Luckily we have Treble support at least.

Comments are closed.