The latest Android 7.0 Nougat firmware for Huawei P10 Plus was just made available for downloading, packing a new and improved firmware, based on EMUI 5.1 OS. You don’t need to worry about stability problems, since it’s an official build, with the files uploaded on the official Huawei server.
If you want to install 7.0 Nougat firmware on Huawei P10 Plus, then you’re exactly where you should, since here you can find a quick guide on how to download and install Nougat firmware for Huawei P10 Plus VKY-L09, in just a few easy steps.
Below you can find some detailed information about the firmware you’re about to install on your phone:
- Device – Huawei P10 Plus
- Model – VKY-L09
- Android Version – 7.0 Nougat
- EMUI Version – 5.1
- Firmware – B130
- Build Number – VKY-L09C432B130
- Region – Europe
- Status – Official
- Type – Full firmware image
Warnings & Requirements
In order to avoid any issues or damaging your phone during the installation, please consider the following aspects:
- The firmware file is just for the VKY-L09 variant of the handset. Don’t try it on a different one or on a different smartphone, since it won’t work.
- The update may erase the data on the phone, so our recommendation is to take a complete backup of the phone, just for the safer side.
- Ensure that the battery level is between 50-60%, which allows you to prevent an accidental shutdown, exactly in the middle of the process.
- Please follow all the steps in the guide correctly, making sure you don’t skip any of them.
Download Huawei P10 Plus 7.0 Nougat B130 Firmware
Update.Zip – Download
Update_Full_VKY_L09_hw_eu.zip – Download
Install 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P10 Plus
Step 1: Download Huawei P10 Plus Nougat update.zip file from above, then extract it.
Step 2: Create a folder on your microSD card, name it dload, and copy the update.app file, extracted at the previous step, in the folder.
Step 3: Dial *#*#2846579#*#* and you will see a hidden menu opening on your phone.
Step 4: Select Software Upgrade, then start the SDCard Upgrade.
Step 5: Select the update and run it.
Step 6: Wait for 10 minutes, until the installation is ready.
Step 7: Reboot the phone.
Step 1: Download the Nougat Update_Full_VKY_L09_hw_eu.zip file for Huawei P10 Plus, from above, and extract it.
Step 2: Go to the dload folder you created on your microSD card and delete the old update.app file. After this, copy all the new data, including the new update.app file extracted at the previous step and put it in the folder.
Step 3: Dial *#*#2846579#*#*, to open the hidden menu again.
Step 4: Select Software Upgrade, then pick the SDCard Upgrade option.
Step 5: Select and run the update.
Step 6: Give the installation process around 10 minutes to finish.
Step 7: Reboot the device.
After completing all these steps, you will successfully install Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P10 Plus. The process isn’t complicated at all, so you shouldn’t face any issues throughout the steps. However, if you encounter any problems, feel free to contact us, by dropping a few lines in the comments section below!