Good news that now Huawei P9 Lite can be upgraded to Android 7.0 Nougat because Huawei has released the official firmware update, which is based on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat. P9 Lite users can test the Nougat experience on their devices. The latest firmware update packs with the latest Android 7.0 Nougat firmware, the latest EMUI 5.0 OS based. This new update comes with new features, apps, capabilities and with a new custom UI as well as the official update is very light secure, smooth and runs fast on P9 Lite device. Huawei rolled out this official update through OTA, so not all users can get it at the same time. If Android 7.0 Nougat has not yet reached in your region then still you can install it manually by following this step by step guide.
The Android 7.0 Nougat official update brings many latest features like new notification features, bundled notifications, new Doze Mode and much more. Once your P9 Lite is updated then you can fix many problems like force close errors, lags, bugs, boot loops, battery drain, screen freeze, heating situations, signal strength problems and so on. Not necessary but we recommended to take a full backup of all your valuable data. If you are interested in installing official update Android 7.0 to P9 Lite then go ahead and follow the given steps.
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Before Getting Started:
The Huawei P9 Lite phone should have the stock unrooted firmware installed.
Steps To Flash Official Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P9 Lite:
Step No 1: – First, download the update file (p9-lite-Nougat-update.zip) for your Huawei P9 Lite device from the link given above.
Step No 2: – Create a folder named “dload” in the root of your internal storage of your device.
Step No 3: – Transfer the “Update.app” file you downloaded to this folder.
Step No 4: – Next, navigate to Settings app and go into Update option. Press the menu key and chose Local update.
Step No 5: – The file will be shown there, just tap on it and initiate the update process.
Step No 6: – This process may take some time, so wait for the process to finish successfully. Once the update process is finished, the phone will Reboot automatically.
Done! You have installed the latest Android 7.0 Nougat on your Huawei P9 Lite.