How To Update Huawei G8 ( GX8 / RIO-L01) to Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Android 6.0 Marshmallow is now available for Huawei G8 also known as Huawei GX8 or Huawei RIO-L01 in some country .

CAUTION! Make sure before your installation Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Huawei G8 ( Huawei GX8 or Huawei RIO-L01 ), you you need to be on B170  firmware, Please check  your ota firmware version first or you can find at http://boycracked.com/2016/02/29/official-huawei-ascend-g8-stock-rom-huawei-rio-l01/

Disclaimer :
This firmware for Huawei G8 ( Huawei GX8 or Huawei RIO-L01 ) only, Boycracked not responsible if your device bricked after installation. ( DO WITH YOUR OWN RISK ).

Preparation :

1. Prepare a microSD card.
2. Download update.zip, this is the software upgrade firmware package –> Download Here
3. Create a directory at the root of the microSD card] [dload folder.
4. Extract Update.zip. and copy “UPDATE.APP” to microSD card /dload folder.
/Sdcard/dload/….copy here..
5. Insert the microSD card into the phone.

How to install

First methods : Software Upgrade
• Before upgrading the software, check the battery, make sure the battery is more than 20%.
* Picture for reference only, because the product or software version differences, the interface may be slightly different.
Tips: To avoid losing data, it is recommended to back up data before upgrading to a microSD card. By setting menu upgrade
1. On the Home screen, click [Settings]> [phone upgrade]> [System Software Update].
2. Click the [local] Upgrade > [OK] > [upgrade].
3. Click the [Backup data], back up data to microSD card. If you do not back up your data, ignore this step, click on [OK].
4. Click [upgrade]. The phone will restart, and then enter the upgrade interface, start the upgrade software. The upgrade process takes about 3 minutes. The upgrade process, do not remove the battery, do not remove the microSD card. We recommend that you do not do anything, just wait.
Second Methods : Mandatory upgrade

1. Disconnect your phone with a computer or other device (such as a charger) connection and shutdown.
2. Press and hold the volume up and down keys, then press the power button.
3. The boot screen came out, release the power button and continue holding the volume down key until you enter the following interface will then release the upgrade volume up and down keys. The upgrade process takes about 3 minutes. During the upgrade process, do not remove the battery, we recommend that you do not do anything, just wait.

Regards,

Boycracked

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