Honor Play starts receiving Android Pie Beta
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Yesterday EMUI 9.0 was introduced in India and although it will be officially out of the box on October 16 at the Mate 20 launch, other Huawei smartphones already started receiving the Beta. Latest info comes about the Honor Play with its serial number COR-L29, offered mainly in Europe and Middle East. The phone is eligible for the 9.0.0.110 build that brings new Android and UI features.

Honor Play in Midnight Black, Navy Blue and Ultra Violet

The build number is COR-L29C185E303R1P8B115 or...


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