April 17, 2019: Users of the Honor 8 Pro in India are reporting a new software update is rolling out. The EMUI update is arriving as version 126.96.36.199, tagging along the latest stable Android 9 Pie update.
The OTA, which weighs 3.5GB, is available over the air and not only installs Pie, but also a new security patch for March 2019 and ViLTE support for making video calls over LTE.
Below is a screenshot of everything the update brings to the Honor 8 Pro.
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Find all the latest software update news, download links, and their changelogs for the Huawei Honor 8 Pro on this page. Whether it’s something to do with minor security updates, major OS upgrades, or even custom ROMs, this post has all the updated details in one place.
Honor 8 Pro update timeline
- Android 9 Pie released on April 17, 2019 (India)
|17 Apr 2019||188.8.131.52 | Android 9||Installs stable EMUI 184.108.40.206 (C675E6R1P5) update based on Android 9 Pie and March 2019 security patch in India|
|09 Jan 2019||220.127.116.115 | Android 8.0||Installs EMUI 18.104.22.1685 (C675) with January 2019 security patches|
|03 Nov 2018||22.214.171.1241 (C675) | Android 8.0||Adds GPU Turbo, call recording feature, and more|
|13 Sep 2018||126.96.36.1990 | Android 8.0||September 2018 security patch|
|26 Aug 2018||188.8.131.528 | Android 8.0||App recommendation feature added to Top Apps in drawer mode, optimized screen recording (no time limits), optimizes the UI text display of certain filters when editing a picture, and Fixes an issue where SIM card registration would occasionally fail in countries with multiple time zones|
|21 Aug 2018||184.108.40.2060 | Android 8.0||Adds the HiTouch feature for online shopping and Maintenance mode to HiCare, automatically keeps photos deleted in third-party apps in Recently deleted, where they can be restored, Optimizes the effects of certain filters when editing a picture, Improves the accuracy of identifying unknown numbers for improved call and message blocking, you can now record screens without a time limit|
|11 Aug 2018||220.127.116.116 | Android 8.0||August 2018 security patch and fixes an issue where Contacts would automatically sync with vehicles over Bluetooth without authorization|
|15 July 2018||18.104.22.1685 | Android 8.0||July 2018 security patch|
|19 June 2018||22.214.171.1247 | Android 8.0||Improved smoothness of PUBG and optimizes the power consumption for certain apps and in certain scenarios, Optimizes the UI display of certain screens, such as call records and missed calls, and installs June 2018 security patch.|
Honor 8 Pro Android 9 Pie update
- Android 9 Pie released on April 17, 2019
Android 9 Pie is the second major OS upgrade for the Honor 8 Pro following its 2017 debut with Nougat out of the box. This means you won’t get an official update to Android Q.
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