Last few days, it has been a pie update for most of the Huawei devices. If you have upgraded Huawei Mate 20 Lite to Android 9.0 Pie with EMUI 9.0 and you want to downgrade? Well, here we will guide on how to downgrade Huawei Mate 20 Lite from Android 9.0 Pie to Oreo. Downgrade process is little complicated, so we request you to read carefully before jumping straight to the conclusion of rolling back to Oreo.
Recently Huawei started the beta test of Android 9.0 Pie for a few Huawei devices with the latest EMUI 9.0 interface. If you upgraded your Huawei Mate 20 Lite and don't like the update or facing any issues like Lag, or your battery draining quickly, then you can downgrade Huawei Mate 20 Lite from Android 9.0 Pie to Oreo by following this steps. To downgrade you must download the Huawei Mate 20 Lite Rollback file from the link given below in respect of the region code.
In case if you have not upgraded to Android 9.0 Pie on Huawei Mate 20 Lite and want to try it? then follow our guide on how to Install Huawei Mate 20 Lite Android 9.0 Pie Update. Well, Android 9.0 Pie is the 9th iteration of Android OS which brings new gesture-based navigation system. Other features of Android 9 Pie are New Quick Settings UI design, Redesigned volume slider, Advanced Battery with AI Support, Notch Support, Improved Adaptive Brightness, Manual theme selection, Android Dashboard which Google calls Digital Wellbeing, and more other features.
Rollback Firmware Details:
- Device: Huawei Mate 20 Lite
- Model: SNE-L21, SNE-L01, SNE-L03, SNE-L22,
- Android Rollback Version: 9.0 Pie -> 8.0 Oreo
- EMUI Rollback Version: 9.0 -> 8.2
- Status: Official
- Type: Rollback firmware Package
- Changelog: This update will roll back your phone's operating system to Android 8.0 (EMUI 8.0).
Downgrade Huawei Mate 20 Lite from Android 9.0 Pie to Oreo
Well, Here we will guide on how to rollback to Android Oreo on Huawei Mate 20 Lite. Make sure to download the Android Oreo Rollback package for Huawei Mate 20 Lite and read the steps carefully. Now you can easily revert back to Android Oreo using this guide. The Guide is simple and easy to return to Oreo from 9.0 Pie Update.
- This will work only on Huawei Mate 20 Lite
- Make sure to download all the required tools, drivers and Rollback package
- Charge your Huawei Mate 20 Lite to at least 50% before following this guide
- By rolling back, you may lose all your data. So take a complete backup of your data before degrading your firmware.
- I don't guarantee that this will work on all Huawei Mate 20 Lite variant. So make sure to comment below with your modeL
Download Drivers and Rollback Files:
- Download latest Huawei USB Drivers
- Rollback Package Here:
- SNE-L21C40CUSTC40D1B132 (18.104.22.168)
- SNE-L01C782CUSTC782D1B132 (22.214.171.124)
- SNE-L01C781CUSTC781D1B131 (126.96.36.199)
- SNE-L21C33CUSTC33D1B131 (188.8.131.52)
- SNE-L22C185CUSTC185D1B132 (184.108.40.206)
- SNE-L03C25CUSTC25D1B131 (220.127.116.11)
- SNE-L03C45CUSTC45D1B130 (18.104.22.168)
- SNE-L21C109CUSTC109D1B138 (22.214.171.124)
- More Variant will be coming soon.
Still not able to update? then you can flash the latest update using this guide: Download Firmware for Huawei Devices with Huawei Firmware Finder
We have also shared useful extraction trick to Extract and Install the Update.app file from Huawei Firmware package.
I hope this guide was useful to downgrade Huawei Mate 20 Lite from Android 9.0 Pie to Oreo.
Huawei Mate 20 Lite Specifications:
Huawei Mate 20 Lite features a 6.3 -inches IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The smartphone is powered by Octa-coreHisilicon Kirin 710 processor coupled with 4/6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB internal memory which can also be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The camera on the Huawei Mate 20 Lite comes with Dual 20MP + 2MP phase detection autofocus, LED flash rear camera and also Dual 24MP + 2MP depth sensor front shooting camera.
Huawei Mate 20 Lite runs on Android 8.1 Oreo and a Non-removable Li-Po 3750 mAh battery with Fast charging. It also has a fingerprint sensor on the back. The handset supports dual sim with 4G on both slots. It comes with connectivity options such as Bluetooth, Wifi, USB OTG, FM, 3G, and 4G.