Huawei Might Not Release Android 8.0 Oreo for Huawei P9: Report

Many of you may be wondering that when your Huawei device receive the Android 8.0 update. The answer is still uncertain as there is no official list released by the company. But many reports are circulating around the internet which states the list of devices that will receive the Android software update. But few reports have also said that the Huawei P9 device will not be receiving the Androidd 8.0 Oreo update.

Notably, the Huawei Mate 10 device has already started receiving the Oreo Beta update. Besides, the company had also said in the month of September that the Honor 6X and Honor 8 Pro will be receiving the Oreo update. According to, the devices that will be receiving the Oreo updates are Huawei P10, Huawei P10 Plus, Huawei P10 Lite, Huawei nova 2, Huawei P8 Lite 2017, Huawei Mate 9 Porshe Design and Huawei Mate 9.

The Huawei P9 device is not mentioned in the list of the devices that would be getting the Android Oreo update. The Oreo 8.0 update includes a bunch of new features like a new design Settings menu, revamped file manager, Wi-Fi turning on and off mode, picture-in-picture mode and many more. The P9 device not receiving the new update is a big thing as it has not even been two years since the device was launched. Besides this, a previous report had also said that Huawei P9 Lite Mini has been launched by the company secretly just two months ago.

However considering that there is no official announcement on the same, it is still unclear on whether the Huawei P9 will receive the Oreo update or not. To recall, the Huawei P9was launched on April 2016. It comes with a 5.20 inch display with 1080 x 1920 pixels resolution. The phone runs on a 1.8GHz Octa-Core HiSilicon Kirin 955 processor and has a 3GB RAM. It has an internal memory of 32GB that can be expanded up t 256GB with the help of microSD card.

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