Huawei started seeding a new firmware update for Huawei P8 Lite 2017 based on Android Nougat. The update comes with software version PRA-L01C185B206/PRA-L21C185B206 which is supported for Middle East region. By following this guide you can install Huawei P8 Lite 2017 B206 Nougat Firmware on the PRA-LX1 variant.
The update is rolling over the air and will reach every user running Stock firmware without root or mods installed. According to Huawei, then the update may take a couple of days or even weeks to receive as it is sent in a phase-wise manner. The update with build number PRA-L01C185B206/PRA-L21C185B206 brings improvement to the system security with Google security patches.
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Manually Check Huawei P8 Lite 2017 B206 Nougat Firmware PRA-LX1 [Middle East]
Now you can check for the OTA manually on Huawei P8 Lite 2017 Middle East region in case if you didn’t receive the OTA. You can follow the below-given instruction on your phone to check for the official OTA update on your phone. Make sure that your device is running on Stock ROM without root or mods. If you are rooted, then you have to unroot it to receive the official OTA or else you can follow the below step by step guide to flash the PRA-L01C185B206/PRA-L21C185B206 firmware on Huawei P8 Lite 2017.
To check for the OTA, Go to Settings –> About Phone —> System update
This way you can check if you have any OTA update on your Huawei P8 Lite 2017. In case if you find the Huawei P8 Lite 2017 B206 Nougat Firmware build, then you can hit the download button to install the update on your phone.
Before installing any update, make sure you have enough battery backup with at least 50% left. To download the OTA update, your phone must be running a stable WiFi or Data connection.
Recommended: Take Full Backup of any installation or upgrade.
If you still not received the OTA then don’t worry. You can now upgrade your phone to latest build manually using the update.zip file given below. yes! This guide will help you to install Huawei P8 Lite 2017 B206 Nougat Firmware. The update is simple and easy. Make sure you read and follow the steps properly.
GetDroidTips is not responsible for any kind of damage occurred to your device during installation. Do it at your own risk.
Official Firmware Details :
- Device: Huawei P8 Lite 2017
- Model No: PRA-LX1
- Android OS: 7.0
- EMUI Version: 5.0
- Firmware: B206
- Build Number: PRA-L01C185B206/PRA-L21C185B206
- Region: Middle East
- Status: Official
- Type: Full firmware image
- Size : 1.7 GB
What’s on Android 7.0 Nougat?
Android 7.0 Nougat comes with a 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.
Huawei P8 Lite 2017 B206 Nougat Firmware Changelog:
- Integrates Google security patches for improved system security.
- This update will improve your device’s performance and stability to bring you a better user experience.
PRA-L01C185B206 – Middle East
PRA-L21C185B206 – Middle East
Still not able to update? then you can flash the latest update using this guide: Download Firmware for Huawei Devices with Huawei Firmware Finder
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