Huawei has released EMUI 5.0 OS to support updating on their old smartphones. Right now Huawei Honor 6X can be upgraded to EMUI 5.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat OS, right now we will share with you about how to upgrade your Huawei Honor 6X with android7.0 OS based on EMUI 5.0. By the way, it’s official beta version by OTA from Huawei official forum. Below is OTA firmware guide for Huawei Honor 6X [BLN-L21] version.
Android Version: – Nougat v7.0
UI Version: – Emotion UI 5.0
Firmware Versions: – B342
Honor 6X: – BLN-L21
Release Date:- 14.Feb.2017
Firmware: – BLN-L21C432B342
Status: – Official [beta].
Full package: 1.6 GB
This firmware work only Huawei Honor 6X [BLN-L21] variant, don’t try this other variant model.
At first, check your device model number.
first, unroot your device if rooted.
Backup all phone data and important things.
Your device at least needs To 50-60% charge for process flashing.
Guide To Install:-
For stock recovery:
Download Full package ROM (update.zip) or update_data_full_hw_eu.zip file.
Extract zip file.
create a folder “dload” to the root of the SDcard.
If use full package ROM:
Copy “update.app” file in the “dload” folder.
If use update_data_full_hw_eu.zip:
Copy all data including update.app file in the “dload” folder.
Open dial pad type “ *#*# 2846579#*# * ”.
Select software upgrade > SDcard upgrade > confirm the installation.
Flashing will start. after flashing done your phone automatic reboot.
For TWRP recovery:
Download ” update.zip ” and “ Update_data_full_hw_eu.zip ” & copy both files to SDcard of the phone.
Turn off your phone and enter recovery mode by volume up + power key at the same time.
In the main menu select “Install“.
First chose internal storage or SDcard in browse selection.
Then navigate to the file, which you downloaded before.
Select ” update.zip ” file from the list to flash it.
Swipe for flashing.
After the process is done don’t reboot again flash Update_data_full_hw_eu.zip file.
Wait for the installation to complete and then reboot your device & enjoy.
Note: The fast time it’s takes 5-10 minutes to boot.