Here you can now download and install the October 2018 Security for Huawei P10 Plus VKY-L09 / VKY-L29 variant.
Huawei started rolling the October 2018 Security for Huawei P10 Plus (VKY-L09 / VKY-L29). Along with October 2018 Security Patch, this update also improves the performance and stability of the device. The firmware is still based on Android 8.0 Oreo.
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Huawei P10 Plus Specifications:
Huawei P10 Plus was launched in February 2017 at an event Mobile World Congress, Barcelona. The smartphone features a 5.5-inches display with a screen resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels. It is powered by octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 960 coupled with 6 GB of RAM. The phone packs 128GB internal memory which can also be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The camera on the Huawei P10 Plus sports a with Dual 12 MP rear Camera and 8MP front shooting camera. Huawei P10 Plus runs on Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box with a non-removable battery of 3200mAh power. Advertisement
How to Update October 2018 Security for Huawei P10 Plus
[su_note note_color=”#fffde3″]Note: 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.[/su_note]
The update sent in a phase-wise manner via OTA (Over the air) and will reach the users in Mexico region. If you still not received the update, then wait for a couple of days or even weeks to receive this new update on your phone. You can even check for the new OTA availability manually by going into Settings –> System –> System Update –> Check for Updates.
[su_note note_color=”#fffde3″]Before proceeding to download, Huawei P10 Plus 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 P10 Plus (VKY-L09 / VKY-L29). As this update is an incremental update, it wouldn’t take a lot of time to download and install.[/su_note]
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 P10 Plus
- Model No: VKY-L09 / VKY-L29
- Android OS: 8.0
- EMUI Version: 8.0
- Status: Official
- Type: Full firmware image
- Size : 1.7 GB
Full B332 Changelog:
- Integrates Google security patches released in October 2018 for improved system security.
VKY-L09C02B385 (126.96.36.1995) – Vodafone, Europe
Steps to Install Firmware on Huawei P10 Plus
Before following the below guide on how to install firmware on Huawei P10 Plus, you need to follow certain requirements. Download the required files before flashing the firmware on your phone.
- This ROM is supported only for Huawei P10 Plus with variant VKY-L09 / VKY-L29.
- You need to Activate Developer Option and Enable USB Debugging.
- Download the Huawei USB Drivers.
- Take a complete backup before flashing the firmware on your phone. Here is some backup method which you can follow.
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- Make sure you have enough battery to run the upgrade process. It is recommended that the power of the battery is more than 30%.
GetDroidTips will not be responsible for bricking or damage to your device
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.
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