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Upgrade Huawei Honor 4C from Kitkat to Lollipop

by Khurram FarooqSeptember 15, 2016

Huawei has officially released android 5.1.1 for Honor 4C in almost all regions (Pakistan, India, Russia, Indonesia, Asia Pacific and China). Updating Huawe Honor 4C from kitkat 4.4.2 to android lollipop 5.1.1 is really simple. Below is the step by step guide for updating your honor 4c from kitkat to lollipop.

Note: UptoAndroid will not be held responsible for any damage to the device during the process. Proceed at your own risk.

Prerequisites

Backup all important data on internal storage before performing upgrade. Internal Storage will be completely wiped after upgrade. Ensure battery is fully charged or at least 30%. Do not press any button nor attach your phone to charger after the upgrade process is initiated.

Updating from Kitkat to Lollipop

Method 1: Normal Update (Using Software Updater)

  1. In Case you have Custom Recovery Install: Flash Stock Recovery.
  2. Download update depending on your region from “Prerequisites” before you begin.
  3. Extract the downloaded *.zip or *.rar file.
  4. Copy dload folder (contains UPDATE.APP in it) and paste it in root of your SD Card. (There may be multiple dload folder or UPDATE.APP files copy the one with larger size. You must copy it in root of your SD card)
  5. Now go to Settings > Updates > Menu > Local Update > Full Package:UPDATE>APP and press install.
  6. Your phone will reboot. After installation use power button to power on your phone.
  7. First boot will take some time.
  8. That’s it! You’ve successfully upgrade your honor 4c to lollipop 5.1.1.

Method 2: Force Upgrade

  1. Download update depending on your region from “Prerequisites” before you begin.
  2. Extract the downloaded *.zip or *.rar file.
  3. Copy dload folder (contains UPDATE.APP in it) and paste it in root of your SD Card. (There may be multiple dload folder or UPDATE.APP files copy the one with larger size. You must copy it in root of your SD card)
  4. While holding Power up and Power Down buttons, power on your phone with Power button. It’ll automatically boot to Software Update Mode.
  5. Wait till the installation finish. After installation power on your phone.
  6. First boot will take some time.

If you want to Downgrade Honor 4C from Lollipop to Kitkat Click Here.

About The Author
Khurram Farooq
I am a full-time Android developer/software engineer, blogger and a full-time freelancer. I create apps for website/blog owners, businessmen, musicians, artists, everyday people, etc. Also I can tweak WordPress sites, fix errors and customize themes.
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