Honor X10 and 20S acquire February 2021 security patch update

Honor is quite slow in seeding out updates as compared to other OEMs. After other smartphone brands, the company is finally presenting its Honor X10 and 20S with new software based on Magic UI 3.1. According to the official release note, the firmware upgrades the monthly security patch to February 2021 which brings fixes for 2 Critical, 26 High levels, and 77 Medium levels of CVE’s for enhanced privacy and system protection.
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As mentioned, this is a minor security patch update so it does not bring any new features or major changes to the user interface. The latest build comes with firmware version for Honor X10 while Honor 20S is bagging the upgrade with the firmware version The update size for both devices varies between 200MB and 250 MB.

Like every other update, this too is rolling out in a staged manner for both smartphones. So, if you are an Honor X10 or Honor 20S user, the update may soon hit your device or as always you can give it a manual check by heading to the phone’s Settings -> System & updates -> Software update -> Check for updates. Also, you can use the Support app to bump the software. To do that, visit Support App-> Services -> Update -> Check for updates.

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Honor X10

Honor X10 was launched last year with Android 10-based Magic UI 3.1, Kirin 820 5G chipset, and Mali-G57 (6-core) GPU. The phone holds a 6.63-inch LTPS IPS LCD display with Aluminosilicate glass protection. The device memory is expandable up to 256GB via a shared SIM slot while a maximum of 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage can be accessed by default. It features a 16 MP pop-up camera for selfies and video calls and a triple-lens at back consisting of a 40 MP wide, 8 MP ultrawide, and a 2 MP lens to measure depth.

Honor 20S 

The smartphone was officially announced in September 2019 carrying a 6.26-inch IPS LCD display powered by Android 9.0. It is fueled by Kirin 810 (7 nm) chipset and Mali-G52 MP6 GPU. Honor 20S offers a similar camera quality as Honor X10. The phone provides 128 GB of non-expandable storage paired with up to 8GB RAM.

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