The 2-year previous Honor eight Professional is lastly getting the Android 9 Pie in India. Huawei sub-brand Honor, on its India discussion board, introduced that it has began pushing out the Android Pie-based EMUI 9.zero replace to all Honor eight Professional smartphones within the nation. Customers will obtained OTA in phases, so this would possibly take a while earlier than reaching all items.
The EMUI 9 replace for Honor eight Professional additionally brings newest March 2019 Android safety patch together with the OS improve. It comes with firmware model variety of 9.zero.1.163(C675E6R1P5). The dimensions of the replace is three.49GB. “EMUI 9.zero is right here. Constructed on Android Pie, this model preserves that important Android taste, with a twist of nature and ease. It’s filled with technical wonders and streamlined processes. We all know our improved, intuitive design will comfort your life, make work simple, safeguard your information, and show you how to perceive your digital habits. We’re so very proud to current EMUI 9.zero to the palm of your palms,” notes Changelog posted on Honor India discussion board.
Honor has additionally famous that customers enrolled beneath the beta program may also get an replace of simply 343MB measurement. The replace is rolling out through over-the-air (OTA), however customers can manually verify for notification by going to Settings -> About Cellphone -> System Replace.
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Honor launched the eight Professional in April, 2017. The smartphone then got here with Android 7.1 Nougat-based EMUI 5.1 out-of-the-box. The spotlight of Honor eight Professional was its dual-rear digicam setup alongside 6GB RAM. The Honor eight Professional retailed at Rs 29,999 initially and was obtainable until a couple of months in the past at Rs 19,999. The cellphone had Huawei’s personal HiSilicon Kirin 960 SoC, with as much as 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. It was launched to tackle the OnePlus 3T, which was bought at the same worth again in April 2017.