It’s December month, Huawei has started rolling their new security patch for Huawei Honor 9 along with other devices. Yes, We are speaking about the December 2018 Security for Huawei Honor 9 [STF-L09]. With this update, Huawei has fixed other regular bugs and improved performance. The firmware is still based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
The update is rolling via OTA for users around the globe. If you have not received the update, then check for the OTA update manually or you can upgrade to new patch build manually using the download link with guide link given below. Well, the new update carries almost 250mb in size for fixing the
How to Update December 2018 Security for Huawei Honor 9
If you have received the December 2018 Security for Huawei Honor 9, then we recommend you to upgrade your device to the latest security patch to keep safe from security vulnerabilities, malware, and virus.
To check the update:
Settings –> System –> System Update –> Check for Updates.
Before proceeding to download, Huawei Honor 9 must have enough battery backup with at least 50% battery. Also to install this update, make sure you have enough storage on your device to complete the installation process. We suggest you to choose a Wi-Fi or a 4G connection to download it. Before following this, take a complete data backup to avoid any problem in case things go wrong. After following the procedure mentioned above, you can now start downloading the update on Huawei Honor 9 (STF-L09). As this update is an incremental update, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.
If you have rooted or installed any mods or recovery, then you may not be able to install the update. So in order to upgrade your phone to the latest version. First, you need to either unroot or you can install the update manually.
Official Firmware Details :
- Device: Huawei Honor 9
- Model No: STF-L09
- Android OS: 8.0 Oreo
- EMUI Version: 8.0
- Status: Official
- Type: Full firmware image
- Size : 1.7 GB
- Integrates Google security patches released in December 2018 for improved system security.
Steps to Install Firmware on Huawei Honor 9
Before following the below guide on how to install firmware on Huawei Honor 9, you need to follow certain requirements. Download the required files before flashing the firmware on your phone.
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