Huawei is rolling out a new Oreo update to Honor 9 in Europe. The update is based on EMUI 8.0 and brings the build number STF-L09C432B370. Now, you can manually download and install the Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 firmware on the Honor 9 FRD-AL10 variant. Apart from optimized UI and bug fixes, the latest software update brings July 2018 Google security patches for improved system security.
The Honor 9 STF-L09 flaunts a 5.15-inch display with 1080 x 1920 pixels screen resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It is powered by HiSilicon Kirin 960 SoC coupled with 4GB / 6GB of RAM. In terms of optics, the device sports a 12MP + 20MP dual rear cameras accompanied by an 8MP selfie camera. It has hybrid dual SIM supports and packs with a 3200mAh battery support.
Like every time, the update is rolling out via OTA and it is sent in a phase-wise manner for the users in Europe. If you own an Honor 9, then go to Settings > About Phone > System Updates to check the latest update manually. In case, if you still don’t received OTA update and wanted to experience the new firmware right away, then follow the below steps to download & install Android Oreo ROM on Honor 9.
Firmware Information –
- Device – Honor 9
- Model – STF-L09
- Android Version – 8.0
- EMUI Version – 8.0
- Firmware – B370
- Build Number – STF-L09C432B370
- Region – Europe
- Status – Official
- Type – Full firmware image
- Changes – Changelog
Before taking you to the flashing procedure, make sure to fulfill the below pre-requisites first.
- This firmware can be installed only on Honor 9 STF-L09. Don’t try this on any other Huawei/Android model.
- The flashing process may erase your device data, so it is advisable to perform backup of your phone for a safer side.
- Download and install the Huawei USB Drivers on your PC.
- Charge your device well enough to avoid unnecessary power-off in-between the update process.
- There should be stable WiFi or Data connection to download the firmware files.
Disclaimer: HuaweiAdvices is not responsible for any brick or damage that occur to your device which is very uncertain if you follow the steps accordingly. Always proceed at your own interest.
Download Honor 9 B370 Android 8.0 Oreo EMUI 8.0 Firmware STF-L09
Steps to Install Honor 9 B370 Android 8.0 Oreo EMUI 8.0 Firmware STF-L09
Download the firmware files from the above download section to your PC or directly to your device storage. If you’ve downloaded to PC, you need to transfer the files to phone storage with the help of standard USB cable. Once done, tap the below button for a complete step-by-step guide on how to install Android 8.0 Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 firmware on Honor 9 STF-L09.
Still not able to update? Then you can alternatively follow this guide: Download firmware for Huawei devices with Huawei Firmware Finder
That’s it! I hope the above tutorial was useful in upgrading your Honor device to the latest Android OS. For any kind of issues or difficulty while flashing the latest software, feel free to comment below!