Late last year, Huawei sub-brand Honor rolled out the Android 10-based EMUI 10 beta update for Honor 8X in China as well as other global markets. Soon after in January 2020, Honor said that it is in the final stage of EMUI 10 beta testing for Honor 8X and the stable update will be released as early as the third week of January.
As per promise, the Android 10 (EMUI 10) stable update is rolling out for Honor 8X [JSN-L22, JSN-L21, L42, L11]. It is currently available for Honor 8X models in India while the global users need to wait sometime.
The latest software update for Honor 8X is rolling out via OTA and brings the version EMUI 10.0.0.170(C675E15R1P1). It is about 3.53GB in size and brings up-to-date security patches as well as all the major features of EMUI 10.
- Magazine Design: Incorporates a magazine-style layout, for a more comfortable and authentic reading experience.
- Morandi Color: Understand gray tones make for a gentler and more comfortable display.
- Animations: Dynamic, naturally-based animations for page transitions, app launches, and other scenarios.
For a detailed changelog overview, do visit the below source link.
How to download and install the EMUI 10 (Android 10) on Honor 8X
Although the following update process is free from data loss, we advise you to create a backup of all your important data to a safer place. This will helps to restore if any mishap occurs. Also, some third-party apps that are not compatible with Android 10 may function incorrectly after the update. We recommend you to update these apps to their latest versions in-app store.
Steps to update: There are three different ways through which you can upgrade Honor 8X to Android 10 software. These are via the Settings App, HiCare app, and HiSuite (Huawei PC Suite). Users can choose any one method to install the EMUI 10 OS. Tap the below button for all the three methods.
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