The new Huawei P8 Lite 2017 is now being updated to the latest Android 7.0 Nougat firmware. The update is rolling out in the form of a Beta full firmware and similar to the original Huawei P8 and P8 Lite devices. This is for the model number PRA-LX1 specifically for France Bytel variant in Europe with build PRA-LX1C530B130. It comes with the latest May 2017 security patch level. It also packs the latest EMUI 5.0.
Huawei P8 users we have great news for you that you can update your Huawei P8 Lite to Android Nougat. In this guide, we will show you the safest and the easiest way to update your Huawei P8 Lite into Android Nougat. We will provide you everything including the download links so that you can easily update your phone.
Details of the Nougat firmware
- Device: Huawei P8 Lite 2017
- Release Date: 20.05.2017
- Android 7.0 Nougat
- Region: France
- Firmware: B130
- Build Number: PRA-LX1C530B130
- Status: Official (beta)
- Security Patch Level: May 5, 2017
- EMUI: 5.0
- Version: NRD90
There are several ways to install the Nougat update onto your phone. You can flash the full firmware via stock recovery or via custom TWRP recovery as well. Listed below is a TWRP installation method. You may also like to update P8 ( P8 Lite) to Android 7.1.2 Nougat via Lineage OS 14.1.
How to update Huawei P8 Lite 2017 to Nougat
Step 1: First of all, to install this update you will have to unlock bootloader and should install TWRP/CWM in your phone before proceeding. If you don’t know how to do this follow our guide on: How to Root and Install TWRP on Huawei P8 [UnlockBootloader].
Step 2: Next you have to download the files provided at the end of the article (all three files) and copy them to your phone without extracting.
Step 3: Switch off your phone and reboot it into the TWRP mode (by holding the power off button and the volume+ button).
Step 4: Once you are in the recovery mode locate the update.zip file which you have copied and install it.
Step 5: Do the same with the other two files.
Step 6: Bravo!! You Have successfully installed the official firmware for Nougat update in your Huawei p8 lite.
In order to download the latest firmware for your Huawei device directly to your phone or PC from official servers, visit this post.
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