The Middle Eastern Huawei Mate 8 is getting its first Android 7.0 Nougat beta update (version B520) via OTA. This build is only being pushed out to devices registered in Huawei’s beta-testing program but you can easily download the firmware captured from their servers and install it on your device manually.
Huawei Mate 8 (NXT-L29) has got a new firmware update in Asian Pacific countries, tagged with build number B210. It is aimed at fixing several minor bugs as well as applying the November security patch.
You can now easily downgrade your Huawei Mate 8 from Nougat (EMUI 5.0) back to its stock Marshmallow build using the official rollback package (B500) provided by Huawei. This transition firmware is currently available for Russian, Asian Pacific and Middle Eastern variants only.
Huawei has officially released the full B190 stock firmware for its Mate 8 dual-SIM (NXT-L29) smartphone in Russia. This firmware comes with Android security patch level of September 1.
Huawei has released a new B521 Nougat update (beta) for its European Mate 8 (NXT-L09 & NXT-L29) handsets. This version is based on Huawei’s latest Emotion UI 5.0 interface.