How to Update Huawei Mate 9 to Android Oreo 8.0 Firmware


Best stability and awesome performance of Huawei Mate 9 released in November 2016 with many new features and a lot of new changes come out to the market. Mate 9 is the best device on our times, but releasing the new device with good effort and touchable features, Mate 9 get came down with own specification. But Huawei never leaves our old devices with features and stability, stepwise released the latest update for all over devices and get touch with it. Nowadays Huawei rolled out Android Nougat B196 for Huawei Mate 9. Android Oreo 8.0 Update has brought enhanced features, better stability and good performance. And we share below how to update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 firmware.

How to Update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 Firmware Android Oreo 8.0 update released a few days ago with good stability. Oreo 8.0 can change many new features, performance and update with the latest security patch. That’s mean device will more secure for hands-free usage. So we share today the easy and simple guide to update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 firmware. Follow below all the instruction with no leave any spot.


  • All the instruction below only for Huawei Mate 9 MHA-L29/MHA-L09. Don’t proceed to update guide for any other variants or device.
  • Stepwise forward whole process and don’t miss out any spot of this article. Cause device will be damaged or soft break, and step forward with your own risk.
  • Backup your important data, like contact, photos, videos, and other important data save to safe place first of process. It does not erase any data but takes for your safety.
  • Properly charge your device at least 60%, if during process your device turns off. It may soft brick or any other issue creates on your device.


1) Download Oreo Update for Huawei Mate 9 (MHA-L29 (C185log) (Middle-East)

How to Update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 Firmware

Method 1

Step 1: Firstly, unlock the bootloader of Huawei Mate 9. Follow Link

Step 2: Then download file. Download Link

Step 3: After that download three files from the download section above. And then rename the file to and to

Step 4: Now download the from above and extract the file on your PC or your device SD Card.

Step 5: And then copy all files (Three files include public file) in the external SD Card inside an HWOTA folder or if you use PC then copy in the given path C:\..\HWOTA\update folder.

  • Make sure you rename the files that we mentioned above step. ( file to and to

Step 6: Now run the update.bat file as an administrator. It will ask you if you copied the files. Then Press any key to continue.

Step 7: And then connect your device to your PC and Reboot into Bootloader mode. For to do so press and hold Volume Down + Power button at the same time. Above step will install TWRP recovery on your phone.

Step 8: Now Unplug USB data cable from your device, and turn OFF your Phone. After that press and hold the Volume Up + Power button at the same time to enter TWRP mode.

Step 9: And once you enter TWRP mode, then connect the USB cable to your device. And press Enter button on your PC.

Step 10: In this step keep concentrate, if your files are saved in the HWOTA folder on the SD

card, then type 1 and press ENTER. Or if the files are saved in the HWOTA/Update folder on your computer, then type 2 and press ENTER.

Step 11: After that, it’ll ask you the update type, again type 1 and press the Enter button two times.

Step 12: Good job! Now the installation process will start on your device. And you will easily install Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 update. Wait for completing the process.

How to Update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 Firmware

Method 2:

Step 1: First of all, download below two files.

Download Huawei Updater 2.0. Download Link

Download Huawei HiSuite Tool. Download Link

Step 2: And then run Huawei Updater, and check the box Custom ROM and Custom Port.

Step 3: After that, under Custom ROM enter the correct ROM version for flashing

  • (For example:
MHA-L29 (C185log) (Middle-East)

Step 4: Under Custom ROM enter correct ROM URL

  • (For example: Custom ROM URL

Step 5: And then click on “Start” button and accept waiting alert messages.

Step 6: After that connect your phone to HiSuite. And make sure your device recognized by HiSuite and connected properly.

Step 7: Once the HiSuite windows open, then go to Settings> General> Custom Proxy and configure below changes:

Port: 41279

Step 8: After that go back to main HiSuite windows and click on System update.

Step 9: And then press the Update button and wait for downloading firmware.

Step 10: Once firmware download then your device will reboot and start upgrading.

That’s it! Now you have successfully update Huawei Mate 9 Android Oreo 8.0 firmware. Enjoy your device with new features, better look and latest apps.

Comment below if you have any problem or want to more clarification.