Android Oreo 8.0 update for the Honor 6X was long awaited for users in India. Back in July, we reported that the Android Oreo 8.0 Update based on (EMUI 8.0) has finally started rolling out for Honor 6X, but unfortunately, we never found a solid proof of Honor 6X devices getting Android Oreo update. We reported the update news based on screenshots shared by several Twitter users.
Now it looks like, Honor India has finally started rolling out the Android Oreo 8.0 update for Honor 6X in India. According to the Twitter user Shaleen Dutta, who has been actively following the Honor 6X Oreo Update has now shared a screenshot of the Android Oreo 8.0 update received on his Honor 6X device.
Shaleen shared the screenshots claiming that he received the November security Patch in the Afternoon and the Android Oreo 8.0 update in the night.
— Shaleen Dutta (@Flash85484173) November 30, 2018
The OTA update of the Android Oreo 8.0 received by Shaleen has a build number BLN-L22 188.8.131.520(C675).
Honor 6X Android Oreo 8.0 Update Features and Change-Log
The Android Oreo update 8.0 for Honor 6X will bring several new features, optimizations, November security patch and support for VOLTE for Vodafone, Idea and JIO network in India.
Below you can find the full change-log and features of this update.
- EMUI 8.0 brings Android 8.Oreo
- VOLTE calls enabled for Vodafone, Idea, and JIO
- Call Recording
- GPU Turbo Update
- Floating Navigation Dock
- App shortcut
- Improved false touch protection
- Smart tips
- New features for Contacts app, Gallery, Phone manager, Settings menu
- Latest Google Security Patches
Several other Honor 6X users on Twitter reported that they have received November security patch on their device November 30, but we haven’t yet found any other user reporting about the update received on their Honor 6X device.
However, while replying to a user on Twitter, Honor India replied and said that ”kindly wait for some time in order to receive the update”
We can understand your concern regarding Android Oreo for Honor 6X. We have already forwarded your device details to our relevant team. We request you to kindly wait for some time in order to receive the update. https://t.co/ZixKQvHtQN
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) November 29, 2018
If you want, you can also check for the OTA update on your Honor 6X, for that, you can simply head over to your phone’s Settings > About phone > System update.
Did you receive the Android Oreo update on your Honor 6X device? do let me know in the comments section down below.