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How to Update Android 6.0 for Huawei Smartphone

James Davis

Jun 14, 2024 • Filed to: Latest News & Tactics • Proven solutions

Huawei is a well-known networking and telecommunication company in China. It is considered as the largest manufacturer of telecommunication equipments all over the world. It has taken care of its Android users and has initiated to roll out Marshmallow update. Huawei android 6.0 will be available to all the users within a few months. The users are excited to know in detail about Android 6.0 features. Android’s latest operating system has covered the flaws of its predecessors. The most amazing features are related to the small things that people need to use on daily basis, such as fingerprint sensors, individual app permission, granular context, easy app to app communication, incredible web experience, less battery consumption, user friendly app menu, Google on Tap and many more.

The Huawei has announced the list of Android devices that will receive Marshmallow update. Though the roll out started in November 2015 but it will be in access of all users till the mid of 2016. Here is the list of devices that are set to receive Huawei Android 6.0 update:

  • HONOR 6
  • HONOR 6+
  • HONOR 7
  • HONOR 4C
  • HONOR 4X

Part 1: How to Update Android 6.0 for Huawei?

The procedure of Huawei android 6.0 update is a bit different as compared to other devices. As far as Huawei Honor 7 is concerned, the users are requested to register their devices. After successful registration, android update will start within 24 to 48 hours. The OTA will provide the latest update and users will receive a notification automatically or they need to check the update manually.

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Here is the step by step guideline from registration process to installation of Android update:

Step 1 First of all, visit the option “Settings” then “About Phone” and check the IMEI number. For registration, provide your email address and IMEI number.

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Step 2 After registration you will get notification, if not, go to system Settings, check “About Phone” option and then “System Update”.

Step 3 If there is an update notification, confirm the download and click on the “Install Now” option.

Step 4 After installation, the system will restart in order to update the operating system to Huawei android 6.0 version.

If you have not received the notification even after registration, download the Android 6.0 update package online. Unzip the files and shift the extracted folder “dload” to external SD card. Now, detach the device from the desktop. Reboot the device by pressing power, volume up and volume down buttons for a few seconds. When the phone vibrates, release the power button. Do not hold the volume keys when the upgrade process initiates. Reboot the device to activate Huawei android 6.0 version.

Part 2 :Tips for Update Android 6.0

Always remember, updating the Honor 7 to Marshmallow Android 6.0 operating system will remove all the content from your device, including calendar, videos, messages, applications and contacts; therefore it is important to keep backup of important files on your PC or SD card. You can get online services for data backup. Upgrading the operating system from Lollipop Android version to Android 6.0 Marshmallow version can ruin the data, so select an easy to use and unswerving system for backup.

For secure Huawei android 6.0 process, use Dr.Fone - Phone Manager (Android) for managing and transferring files without any restrictions. It is one stop shop which makes it easy to switch devices, manage app collection and stored data with a single click.

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