Honor has launched the entry-level Honor 4C smartphone as the downgraded version of Honor 4X. While the device was launched with EMUI 3.0 based Android 4.4 Kitkat out-of-the-box, it was recently upgraded to Android 5.1 Lolipop. Now this month, the device is finally upgraded to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. This will be the second device from Honor to receive the Marshmallow update; the Honor 7 is the first device to receive the official Marshmallow update. Interestingly, the Honor 4X along with recently launched Honor 5X and Honor Holy 2 Plus are still running on Android 5.1 Lolipop.
Interestingly, the Honor 4X along with recently launched Honor 5X and Honor Holy 2 are still running on Android 5.1 Lolipop. While the users aren’t receiving the OTA update, the latest Marshmallow based source file can be downloaded from the company’s website and need to be installed manually. Below is the step-by-step guide for successfully updating the Honor 4C and Honor 7 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
How to update Honor 4C & Honor 7 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow based EMUI 4.0
While updating your device will not erase the data, but we recommended you to take a complete backup of your device before proceeding further.
Download the source file for the respective device from the company’s official website by clicking on the below links.