If you happen to have a Huawei P10 VTR-L29, the Chinese manufacturer’s latest flagship, then we have a good news for you: the latest update for the handset is now available, allowing you to install Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P10, based on EMUI 5.1 OS.
The update hasn’t started rolling out over the air yet, but you can flash the stock Nougat ROM manually, since all the files are available for downloading. The process itself is very simple, so if you want to download Huawei P10 Nougat update, everything you need to do is follow the steps in our guide below!
Before proceeding with installation, here are a few technical details about the firmware you’re about to put on your phone:
- Device – Huawei P10
- Model – VTR-L29
- Android Version – 7.0 Nougat
- EMUI Version – 5.1
- Firmware – B131
- Build Number – VTR-L29C10B131
- Region – Russia
- Status – Official
- Type – Full firmware image
Please read the following details carefully, in order to avoid any issues during the installation or even damaging your phone:
- This firmware file is solely for the Huawei P10 VTR-L29, available in Russia. Don’t try it on another device or variant, since it won’t work.
- The process may erase your data, si it’s highly recommended to take a complete backup of the phone, just before starting.
- Check the battery level and make sure it’s somewhere around 50-60%, otherwise, you can deal with an accidental shutdown.
- Please follow all the instructions below carefully!
Download Huawei P10 Nougat B131 File
Update.Zip – Download
Update_Full_VTR-L29_hw_ru.Zip – Download
Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P10
Step 1: Download 7.0 Nougat B131 update.zip file for the Huawei P10 from above, then extract it.
Step 2: Create a dload folder on your microSD card, then copy the update.app file you’ve just extracted.
Step 3: Using your phone’s dialer, dial *#*#2846579#*#*. This will open a hidden menu.
Step 4: Select Software Upgrade and start the SDCard Upgrade.
Step 5: Select and run the update.
Step 6: Wait for around 10 minutes, until the installation process is finished.
Step 7: Reboot the phone.
Step 1: Download the update_full_VTR-L29_hw_ru file for the Huawei P10 from above, and extract it.
Step 2: Delete the old update.app file copied earlier, the copy all the data extracted at the previous step, including the update.app file, in the dload folder.
Step 3: Dial *#*#2846579#*#* again, to open the hidden menu.
Step 4: Select Software Upgrade and being the SDCard Upgrade process.
Step 5: Select the update and run it.
Step 6: Wait until the installation is ready. This won’t take more than 10 minutes.
Step 7: Reboot your device.
And with this last step, it’s all over! This is how you can install Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei P10. If you have any questions, please contact us, using the comments section below.