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How to Update Huawei P9 Lite to B160 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware

Huawei has recently launched Huawei P9 Lite having 1.7GHz octa-core Kirin 650 processor, 3GB of RAM, 16GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 256 GB via a microSD and a 3000 mAh battery. This device lets you snap brilliant 13-megapixel photos with its camera. P9 Lite has 5.2 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16m colors, with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels.

If you have Huawei P9 Lite then we have good news that Huawei has started pushing out the latest B160 Marshmallow firmware update for the VNS-L31 variant of these devices (Orange carrier network) Europe. This Marshmallow update brings improved performance and system stability that is based on latest emui 4.1.1 version interfaces. So if you are interested in updating Huawei P9 Lite to B160 (Huawei_P9 lite Android 6.0 OTA) manually then go ahead and follow the given guide.

Huawei-P9-Lite How to Update Huawei P9 Lite to B160 Android 6.0 Marshmallow Firmware VNS-L31C109B160 Orange Huawei P9 Lite Huawei Europe B160 Marshmallow Firmware Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Firmware Details

  • Device: Huawei P9 Lite
  • Model: VNS-L31
  • Carrier: Orange
  • Android: 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • EMUI: 4.1.2
  • Firmware: B160
  • Build Number: VNS-L31C109B160
  • Security Patch Level: February 1, 2017
  • Region: Europe
  • Status: Official (stable)
  • Type: Full firmware package
  • Release Date: 22.02.2017
  • File Name: update.zip

Note: Please note that this given firmware update can be used only for Orange branded P9 Lite variant that is running a C109 build already. Installing this firmware on incorrect variant may damage your device. Proceed at your own risk.

Things To Remember:

Data Backup: Take a full backup of all your important data and settings like contacts, pictures, videos, music before proceeding to the rooting instructions.

Download and install Huawei P9 Lite USB drivers on your PC.

Make sure that the battery level of your Huawei P9 Lite should be at least about 60-70 charged to avoid unexpected shutdowns during the rooting process.

Download Files

  1. Download B160 Marshmallow Update from here | Size: 1.7 GB

Steps to Install B160 Marshmallow Update on Huawei P9 Lite [Europe]

Step 1: First, download firmware file update.zip package from the above-given link, on the desktop of your PC.

Step 2: Now, extract the update.zip file.

Step 3: Connect your Huawei P9 Lite with the PC using its USB data cable.

Step 4: Copy/Paste the extracted firmware file, UPDATE.APP to the root folder of your external SD card on your phone.

Step 5: Finally, power OFF your device and reboot by holding Volume down + Volume up + Power keys at the same time for a few seconds until the installation starts.

Done! You have successfully installed the B160 Marshmallow Update on Huawei P9 Lite [Europe]

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