EMUI 6 update: Check out EMUI 6 Release Date, EMUI 6 features list of eligible devices scheduled to get the Android O OTA roll-out i.e., Huawei Android 8.0 update info.

Software updates are most requested by every Android users. When it comes to Huawei, they don't delay much in terms of software updates but they have to still improve their delivery time in terms of new update roll-out. Android 8.0, i.e., Android O is around the corner and we could soon have a new dessert taking up the name for next Android version. Will Google surprise us by giving Android 7.1.3? What will be the Android 8 named?

EMUI 6 update


We have been closely monitoring the Android development for years now and it's now time to talk about Android O, the upcoming Android version which Google will be launching a couple of days.

Huawei Android 8.0 Update

Huawei has stated that their phones will receive the upcoming Android updates. Once they receive the source code from Google, company developer team will work on to bring EMUI 6 in comply with the Android 8.0 source code.

It will be tested and then roll-out via Over the Air update.

EMUI 6 features

Some of the major Android O update features have been leaked. Google will continue to add new features to Android 8 ROM and the EMUI will come out with a host of new features.

Eligible Phones to get EMUI 6 OTA update

Huawei phones slated to receive the Android O update are -

  • Huawei P10
  • Huawei P10 Plus
  • Huawei P9
  • Huawei P9 Plus
  • Huawei P9 Lite
  • Ascend Mate 9
  • Enjoy 7

The following Honor phones will get the update -

  • Honor 9i
  • Honor 9
  • Honor 8 Pro
  • Honor 8

The update to following devices is unconfirmed -

  • Honor Magic
  • Honor G9 Plus
  • Honor V8
  • Honor 7X

Following devices will not be upgraded to Huawei EMUI 6 ROM -

  • Honor 6x

EMUI 6 Release Date

As of now, the EMUI 5.0 update is been roll-out to qualifying devices.

The update roll-out will begin from December 2017 to qualifying devices as mentioned above.

The Development, Roll out and Testing

The Android Oreo testing with EMUI 6 has begun for Huawei Mate 9. Read More


Which will be the first Honor Android 8 phone?

As of now, it's hard to tell about the first Huawei Android 8 phone but it will definitely out at Mobile World Congress (MWC 2018) at Barcelona in Q1, 2018.