New products 12 Apr
Huawei released Honor 8 Pro smartphone back in 2017 with Android Nougat with EMUI 5.1 OEM specific UI layer on top of the stock Android. Now in the latest development, the phone is being updated with Android Pie-based EMUI 9 update with a size of 3.49GB.
The build number that is being rolled out in India is 126.96.36.199(C675E6R1P5) has a file size of 3.49 GB though if they’re registered as a beta user, the file they have to download is just 340MB. The latest EMUI brings a lot of improvements not only in the features department but also boasts UI simplicity. Apart from that, the ability to recognize objects with the help of AI, Huawei Share 3.0, improved timings for app launching and ViLTE support for Honor 8 Pro.
Likewise, this update also incorporates the Android security patch for March. The update is being sent out as an OTA though you could also check out and fetch the update manually by heading over to the phone’s setting >> About Phone >> System update option. In case you’re out of India and you still got this update installed, make sure you share your experience in the comment section below.