Huawei has announced a new software update for the Huawei Mate 10 Series for Australian customers.

The update is rolling out now, and users should receive it by the end of August. The update includes the introduction of a new NIGHT Mode that allow users to take outstanding long exposure photos in low light without the use of a tripod.

First seen on the Huawei P20 Pro, the Night Mode utilizes the advanced AI processor on the smartphone to stabilize images using AI, delivering clearer images in lower light conditions.

The firmware update will be available across the following smartphones sold in Australia:

  • HUAWEI Mate 10 Series
  • HUAWEI Mate 10 – RRP $899 – Available through Vodafone
  • HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro – RRP $1099 – Available through Optus
  • Porsche Design HUAWEI Mate 10 – RRP $1899 – Available through mobileciti

“Our engineers are continually looking at ways to improve the capability of our existing smartphone products” said Larking Huang, Managing Director of Huawei Australia Consumer Business Group. “We are dedicated to providing our existing customers with more improvements and to ensure they benefit from our continuous product and software development efforts”

To learn more about Night Photography including tips and tricks with the Huawei Mate 10, check out the guide Huawei has published today.

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Alex Camilleri

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I’m still on firmware with no update of face unlock yet. Don’t know if I’ll be seeing this update. Phone purchased through Optus so I can thank them?


For the optus mate 10 pro; This update adds the Huawei GPU Turbo acceleration technology, which improves graphic processing efficiency. [System] Adds the Huawei GPU Turbo acceleration technology. You can now enjoy smoother gaming. It’s recommended that you enable Gaming mode in Game Suite for a better gaming experience. [Face unlock] Adds the Face unlock feature, which unlocks the device when the owner’s face is recognized. Settings > Security & privacy > Face Unlock Adds the smart lock screen notifications feature, which by default hides the content of notifications on the lock screen. This feature protects your privacy by preventing… Read more »

Ben Robson

Does the update also include the face unlock feature?

Robert G

I purchased my Mate 10 from JBHifi and received Face Unlock update two months ago. Night mode update came thru for me 3 weeks ago. Both work really well.