A spokesperson for the Honor brand told Talk Android back in December that a software update for the Honor 8 including Nougat and EMUI 5.0 would arrive by February. Now it’s February and today is the day.
Owners of the Honor 8 are currently seeing a notification appear prompting them to update to the most recent version of Android and Huawei’s in-house software.
Here’s what the changelog looks like:
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The software update, as you can tell in the screenshot, is hefty. It’s estimated that you’ll need 2.27GB for the new build (FRD-L04C567B360). to get cozy on the device. There’s a lot going on here between both Android and EMUI getting overhauled.