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Download Install B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 (Europe)

Today Huawei  rolled another update of Android Nougat for Honor 8 in Europe. The update comes with build number B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 FRD-L09/FRD-L19 in Europe Region. This update comes with several bug fixes and improvements which were found in the earlier version of Android Nougat. The update has started to roll out via OTA in a phase wise manner. You can either wait for the OTA to hit your notification or you can update to B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 FRD-L09/FRD-L19 Europe manually.

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The new update B388 Nougat optimizes system performance and stability, Improves system performance and stability for smoother operations and Integrates Google security patches for improved system security. The build version comes with FRD-L09C432B38/FRD-L19C432B388 for Honor 8 (Europe).

Download Install B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 (Europe)

Download Install B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 (Europe) 

To receive the OTA update on your phone manually, your phone must be running Stock Firmware without any root or mods installed. If you have received the update then before downloading and installing B388 firmware, make sure to charge your phone to at least 50% battery. To be on a safer side, take a full backup of your data using our guide below.

If you didin’t receive the update notification, then Go to System settings –> About Phone —> Software update and check for the update if any. If you still not received the update, then you can follow below guide on How to Download and Install B388 Nougat Stock Firmware On Honor 8.

From the below guide you will learn on How to B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 FRD-L09/FRD-L19 manually. Please read the steps carefuly. We are not responsible if you damage/brick your phone.

What Is In Android 7.0 Nougat And Its Feature?

It’s been a while since Android 7.0 Nougat has released. As we know Google Pixel is the first smartphone by Google which debuts the Android 7.0 Nougat update which comes with a unique feature called Google Assistant, an AI bot which acts and talk like a human. With Android Beta Program, Google released the Android 7.0 Nougat update for all Nexus device in the form of the developer preview. The update is pretty stable and Fair warning, though, that the developer preview isn’t free of bugs.

Android 7.0 Nougat comes with handful of features such as  App Shortcuts, Multi Window support, restart setting to power menu, Launch the camera by pressing the power button twice, Image Keyboard support, 100 emoji added, GIF Support, Quick Reply via Notification, Notification Redesigned panel, Notifications prioritization, Enhanced Doze Mode, System UI Tuner, Customizable Quick Settings, Don Not Disturb, New Settings Panel Redesigned, Data Saver per App, seamless updates and New Emoji Support.

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Official Firmware Details :

  • Device : Honor 8
  • Model No : FRD-L09/FRD-L19
  • Android OS : 7.0 Nougat
  • EMUI Version : 5.0
  • Firmware : B388
  • Build Number : FRD-L09C432B388/FRD-L19C432B388 (Europe)
  • Region : Europe
  • Status : Official
  • Type : Full firmware image
  • Size : 1.3 GB

Note:

  1. This Update is only for Honor 8 users.
  2. This ROM is an experimental release, It may contain Bugs.
  3. GetDroidTips.com is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
  4. Make sure that you have latest USB drivers installed
  5. Take complete backup of your phone and then proceed.

Downloads

FRD-L09C432B388

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Download Update.zip
Download Data File update_full_FRD-L19_hw_eu.zip 

FOLLOW THIS GUIDE TO INSTALL FIRMWARE

I Hope you successfully Flashed the B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8.

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Full Guide to Flash B388 Nougat Update For Honor 8 FRD-L09/FRD-L19 (Europe)

Pre-Requisite :

  1. This Guide is only for Huawei users.
  2. You need MicroSD Card or internal memory space to try any Stock ROM
  3. A Micro SD card of 8GB or more should be available. It is recommended that The Micro SD card is made by Sandisk, Kingstone, or Kingmax .
  4. Make sure you have enough battery to run the upgrade process. It is recommended that the power of the battery is more than 30%.
  5. Upgrade operations may erase all your user data. So if there is some important information,you should backup them before upgrade. Follow Complete Backup Guide to backup your phone.
  6. Before flashing, you should unzip the SDupdate_Package.tar.gzfile,and get out UPDATE.APP to do upgrade operation in your SD Card. To unzip, we may sometime share two zip file, Update.zip package is always comes with the main update.app which is a complete OS. Where has data file comes with data files from Huawei. Check the below file list.
    └ —> dload
    ├ –> DUK-L09_hw_eu│      └ –> update_data_hw_ eu.app├–> UPDATE.APP
  7. There are two methods to upgrade your phone. One is Normal upgrade and Force Upgrade
  8. GetDroidTips.com is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
  9. Make sure that you have latest USB drivers installed
  10. Take complete backup of your phone and then proceed.

What is Normal Upgrade and Force Upgrade ?

Normal upgrade needs to start the handset and enter the System Update module. Force upgrade is just used when the handset can’t boot up or can’t enter the idle screen.

So lets move into upgradation process. First we will guide the Normal Upgradation Process.

Normal Upgrade

  • First of all, Download the Update Package
  • Recommended : Format the Micro SD card (This operation is optional).
  • Now Unzip the Update.zip package and
  • Copy the entire dload folder (with UPDATE.APP in it) to the root directory of the Micro SD card.
  • Now on your phone, Open the dialer and call ->enter: *#*#2846579#*#* ->ProjectMenu->Software Upgrade->SDCard Upgrade->OK,upgrade process
  • Now select the Update.app that you moved to SD Card (root directory).
  • Now you will see a screen which shows the installation process. Progress Huawei
  • Wait untill the installation process completes.
  • When the progress bar stop, the phone will restart automatically
  • In case if you have the Data File and you want to flash it, then first of all delete the earlier moved update.app from the dload folder
  • then you can extract the second file (update_data_Xxxxx) from above and move the new update.app to the dload folder.
  • repeat the same 4-8 Steps above.
  • That’s it ! You have Installed Stock Firmware on Huawei Smartphone.

Force Upgrade

  • First of all, Download the Update Package
  • Recommended : Format the Micro SD card (This operation is optional).
  • Now Unzip the Update.zip package and
  • Copy the entire dload folder (with UPDATE.APP in it) to the root directory of the Micro SD card.
  • After Copying the Update.app, Turn off your phone.
  • Make sure your handset is power off.
  • Now Press the VOLUME UP and VOLUME DOWN key, and then press the POWER key to power on the phone and enter the Software Upgrade Mode.
  • When the progress bar stop, the phone will restart automatically. Progress Huawei
  • To Update the Data File, You can follow the Normal Upgrade.

That’s it !! I hope you have flashed the new firmware successfully.

  1. By step:Settings->About phone->Build number, to check the versionis correct or not.build number

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