Today Huawei started rolling the March 2018 Security Patch for Honor V9. The update is currently supported for variant DUK-AL20 and DUK-AL30 with latest Android Oreo firmware. Now you can download and install the firmware on your device by following our simple guide. The update is still based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
The update is rolling via OTA (Over the air) and it is sent in a phase-wise manner. The update may take a couple of days or even weeks to reach every corner of the world. Along with March 2018 Security Patch, the update also adds several cutting-edge features, such as Face unlock, smart lock screen notifications, and Pick up to wake up your phone and also optimized power consumption of several apps running in the background for extended battery life.
Huawei Honor V9 features a 5.7-inches display with a screen resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The smartphone is powered by 1.8GHz octa-core Kirin 960 processor coupled with 6GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB internal memory which can also be expanded upto 128GB via microSD card. The camera on the Huawei Honor V9 comes with Dual 12MP rear Camera with phase detection, autofocus and Dual Tone LED Flash and 8MP front shooting camera.
Huawei Honor V9 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat and a Non-removable 4,000MAh Battery. It also has Fingerprint sensor on the Back. The handset supports dual sim with 4G on both slot. It comes with connectivity options such as Bluetooth, Wifi, USB OTG, FM, 3G and 4G.
To install this OTA update, first of all, make sure you are running on Stock Android ROM without root or mods. Even if you have unlocked the bootloader, then upgradation process may fail. You can follow the below instructions to manually check for the Software update.
How to Check Software Update Manually?
- First of all, Go to Settings
- Tap on Update option and in some phone, you need to go into system menu to see the update option
- Tap Check for updates
- Your phone will now check for updates.
[su_note note_color=”#fffde3″]Note: Checking and downloading software updates will use data included in your plan. If you have a data limit, then use a stable WiFi Connection to start the downloading process. Also, make sure you have enough battery on your phone. [/su_note]
This way you can check if you have any OTA update on your Huawei Honor V9. In case if you find the Huawei Honor V9 March 2018 Security Update build, then you can hit the download button to install the update on Huawei Honor V9.
Steps to March 2018 Security Patch for Honor V9 Manually
If you still not received March 2018 Security Patch for Honor V9, then you can simply proceed with our manual upgradation process. Follow the procedure given below. Download the March 2018 Patch and install manually.
Currently Supported Build and Download link
- This Update is only for Huawei Honor V9 users.
- GetDroidTips.com is not responsible for any damage to your phone while installing this Update.
- You need to Activate Developer Option and Enable USB Debugging.
- Make sure that you have latest Huawei USB drivers installed
- Take the complete backup of your phone and then proceed.
Still not able to update? then you can flash the latest update using this guide: Download Firmware for Huawei Devices with Huawei Firmware Finder.
Some Useful Tips and Tricks:
- Huawei Honor V9 Stock Firmware Collections
- Download Latest Magisk zip, Magisk Manager and Root your phone
- Install Xposed Framework for Android Oreo – Download Xposed v89
- How to Use Android Pay on any rooted or Bootloader Unlocked device
I hope you have successfully flashed the March 2018 Security Patch for Honor V9 using this guide. If any queries or feedback, please leave a comment.