Huawei Ascend Mate 7 (L09 & TL10) is finally getting the stable B324 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update based on EMUI 3.1 in Europe and Asia Pacific. This long-awaited update is being rolled out in stages via OTA but you can easily download the full firmware package below.
In addition to offering the latest version of Android with several performance and stability improvements, this update also fixes all the vulnerabilities present in the Stagefright library.
- Device Name: Huawei Ascend Mate 7
- Models: MT7-L09/MT7-TL10
- Android: v5.1.1 Lollipop
- EMUI: 3.1
- Firmware: B324
- Build: MT7-L09C900B324/MT7-TL10C900B324
- Region: Malaysia
- Kernel: 3.10.74
- Date: 1-10-2015
- Status: Official (Stable)
- Type: Full firmware image
- Format: Update.app
- Size: 1.19 GB
How to Update
Step 1: Download the appropriate zip package from above and extract its contents to your PC.
Step 2: Make sure your device has C900 market number and has its stock recovery intact. You won’t be able to install this through any custom recovery.
Step 3: Connect your Mate 7 to the PC in MTP mode and copy the extracted “dload” (Step 1) folder to either its internal memory or the external SD card.
Step 4: Monitor the after and, upon completion, disconnect the USB cable. Now go to Settings > Updates > Menu. Choose the Update.app and install it. The phone will automatically reboot, verify the package and install it.
Step 5: You can also try the forced upgrade method: Copy the “dload” folder to external SD card, then boot your phone while holding Vol up + Vol down + Power. Release the Power button when your phone vibrates.
So, how’s the update? Share your experience in comments below!
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