How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

Huawei is one of the trending flagship in the arena od Smartphones. The smatphone company has launched many flagships in the market. Huawei p10 is one of the newer launch in the smartphone field. AndroidJunctions is once again before for you with a new tutorial “ How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus”.

We are here befpre you to help in Installation of B160 Nougat on Huawei P10 Plus.  In this tutorial we will learn the Nougat update on Huawei P10 Plus. Recently the official Huawei P10 Plus Nougat update for the above mentioned Variants VKY-L09 (Europe) was released. The Android 7.0 Nougat is completely based on the latest improved battery life.

Android Nougat 7.0 Update

Android Nougat 7.0 has been appreciated by the users. Huawei P10 Plus is really a flagship to accept the ANDROID 7.0 Nougat. Like others this is one of the latest update. This is one of the latest official updates. This tutorial is only based on Huawei P10 Plus handset only. Please do not apply this tips on any other smartphone. AndroidJunctions will not be held responsible for any of the bad happens to the set. Therefore here are the following methods “ How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus”.

Most noteworthy in the following tutorials , we will guide for both rooted and non-rooted users. First one is for non-rooted users and the second one is for rooted one’s with custom TWRP recovery.

 How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

Before we start the tutorial , we  suggest you to follow the tips “ How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus” step by step. Read them and follow as guided.

B160 Nougat Firmware Information –

  • Name of the Device – Huawei P10 Plus
  • Name of the Model – VKY-L09
  • The Android Version – 7.0
  • Latest EMUI Version – 5.1
  • Firmware – B160
  • Build Number – VKY-L09C432B160
  • Region – Europe
  • The Status of OS – Official
  • Type – Full firmware image

Prerequisite to Apply Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

  • You must know that the above guide is specially for the Huawei P10 Plus VKY-L09 users.
  • Please take the complete backup of your phone before following the given tutorial.
  • AndroidJunctions will never responsible for any damage that might occurs to your smartphone during this process.
  • Make sure that your phone has above 50 % battery.

How to Download Huawei P10 Plus B160 Nougat Update

First of all Download B160 Software Update for VKY-L09 Huawei P10 Plus(VKY-L09C432B160). Download all the files and save them on your desktop.

Download all the files from the official site of HUAWEI

Once files you have saved the file just rename it

“update_data_full_public.zip” file to update_data_public.zip and file “update_full_VKY-xx_hw_xx.zip” to update_all_hw.zip.

how to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus

How to Install B160 Nougat Update On Huawei P10 Plus

Method -1 FOR Un-Rooted

  1. First of all you need to Unlock the Bootloader of your Huawei Phone If you already did that then go to the next step.
  2. Download HWOTA_VKY.zip tool filesand save the folder on your PC.
  3. Now copy all the files (update, data, and public files)that you downloaded on your phone internal memory.
  4. Now extract the HWOTA folderthat you download on step 2 on your desktop.
  5. Just from here Run the update.batfile to start the updating process.
  6. Therefore connect your device and Reboot into Bootloader mode using “Volume Down + Power”.
  7. Consequently the tool will flash with the TWRPin your device.
  8. Now Disconnect USB Cable from the smartphone and turn off your device and use “Volume Up + Power” to enter TWRP recovery.
  9. Just Connect your phone to the PC again with USB cable and press the Enter key on your computer to run the TOOL again.
  10. Now you willtype 1on the tool to flash all the three files that you saved on your flagship.
  11. The automatic require will ask to type 1 again. Press the Enter key twice.
  12. In this wayyou will be successful to install the Nougat update on your phone.

Method -2  FOR Un-Rooted

Update with TWRP Recovery

  1. 1. First of all unlock bootloader and install TWRP Custom Recovery.If you have already done this then skip it.
  2. Download Huawei P10 Plus B160 Nougat files and save it on your device.
  3. Boot your device now into TWRP Recovery mode.

Use “Volume Up + Power” to enter TWRP recovery.

  1. Just in the TWRP Recovery go to install option and locate the Update.zipfile and ultimately flash it. Once you have done it, flash the second and third firmware file.
  2. Wait until the process completes.
  3. Once you have completed it.Rebootyour flagship and now your smartphone is completed updated with TWRP Recovery. Have fun with new 7.0 Nougat.

 

In this tutorial you learnt “ How to Install B160 Nougat Update on Huawei P10 Plus”.  If there is any question in all the process, you may comment below.