There is a lot of reasons to be excited for the weekend. Firstly there is the Singles Day Online Shopping Extravaganza (or 11.11 if you prefer) and EMUI 9.0 drops for honor devices just one day before.
The honor 10, which was introduced in May of this year, is one of the first few devices that will be getting the EMUI 9.0 update this weekend. The honor 10 has been a game changers with its unique color changing capabilities – a feature that has since been adopted by many other manufacturers. With an original introductory price of RM1599, the honor 10 became the best selling flagship ever for honor Malaysia.
And now, with the EMUI 9.0 update just a matter of hours away, the honor 10 is going to get a whole load of new upgrades and features that is going to make it even a much more interesting device to own.
EMUI 9.0 which was first exclusively revealed in September behind closed doors at IFA Berlin, is based of Google’s latest smartphone operating system, Android Pie. The Honor 10, Honor View 10 and Honor Play will be some of the first devices to receive the new update this year. Older devices will have to wait till early 2019 to experience the new UI.
Better Interface & GPU Turbo 2.0
EMUI 9.0 brings a much more cleaner, simple and accessible UI to the honor 10. The Settings menu has been trimmed down, and some items have been moved around to give users more control over their device. Aside from that, EMUI 9.0 also brings more a new Emotion user interface is based on Android Pie that offers better system response time and better smoothness.
The new EMUI 9.0 is also fantastic for mobile gaming enthusiast as it will include GPU Turbo 2.0 graphics processing acceleration technology. The new algorithms reduce touch response delay by up to 36 percent. An App Assistant also helps users cut down interruptions that may impact their gaming sessions. GPU Turbo 2.0 now supports more games than ever, enabling the honor 10 to provide an unbeatable gaming experience.
Asides from that, the EMUI 9.0 also comes with digital well being features that help users better track and manage time spent on their smartphone. Individual apps are tracked, and users are able to retrieve data on how much time they have spent on their device daily. EMUI 9.0 also features a new improved Password Vault which allows users to store their passwords locally in a secure encrypted location.The honor 10 is now available for RM1399, with all the impressive upgrades that EMUI 9.0 brings to the device. In conjunction with the Singles Day extravaganza, you’ll be able to chalk off another RM100 from the price during the special 11.11 promotion at hihonor.com/my and get the phone for RM1299. (Hint: Get your purchase done between 6pm and 9pm and you might be able to bring that down to RM1249 while stocks last).
Disclosure: This article is sponsored by honor Malaysia.