How to flash official Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei Nova

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Today, Huawei launched Android 7.0 Nougat for their mid-range smartphone and this time it’s none other than Huawei Nova. Huawei Nova was launched in the last quarter of 2016 and is designed to give you a look and feel of an expensive smartphone. The device is powered by a 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor and is packed with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage and an amazing 12 mega pixel rear camera and the front camera of 8 mega pixel. The Huawei Nova comes with Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box but now the latest Android 7.0 Nougat is now available for this device. Right now, the firmware update is available for the European model CAN-L01/CAN-L11 and it comes with the build id CAN-L01C432B340 and CAN-L11C432B34. The new Android 7.0 firmware for Huawei Nova comes with all the security patches and it’s very fast and stable. The new update also comes with EMUI 5.0 OS which is a completely brand new experience.

Install Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei Nova

Huawei rolled out this update through an official OTA update and it’s currently not available in all regions but there is still a way to flash Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei Nova manually by following the steps.

Here are the Huawei Nova Android 7.0 Nougat firmware details:

Model CAN-L01/CAN-L11
Model name Huawei Nova
Country Europe
Version Android 7.0
Firmware B340
EMUI Version 5.0
Type Full firmware image
Product code BTU
Build No. CAN-L01C432B340/CAN-L11C432B340

Note:

This Android 7.0 update guide is only for Huawei Nova. Verify your device model by going to Settings > About Phone.

Warning:

AndroidTutorial.Net will not be held responsible for any damage to your device during or after the update process. So proceed at your own risk.

Pre-requisites:

  1. Make sure you have created a full backup of your device including your personal photos and videos.
  2. Your device should have more than 60 percent or higher battery to prevent any unexpected shutdowns during the update process.
  3. You have installed the latest Huawei Nova USB Drivers.

Required Files:

Download Official Android 7.0 for Huawei Nova CAN-L01
Download Official Android 7.0 for Huawei Nova CAN-L11

How to Flash Official Android 7.0 Nougat on Huawei Nova:

Step 1: First download the official Android 7.0 Nougat update for Huawei Nova .

Step 2: Now create a folder named ‘dload’ in the root of your internal storage.

Step 3: Now transfer the ‘Update.app’ file you downloaded to this folder.

Step 4: Once placed, go to Settings and go into the Update option. Press the menu key and choose Local update.

Step 5: The file you placed will show there. Now tap on it and start the update process.

Step 6: The process may take some time to complete. Once completed, the phone will reboot automatically.

That’s it. You have successfully installed the official Android 7.0 Nougat update for Huawei Nova. If you have any questions or stuck at any point do let us know in the comments.