Good news for owners of the Huawei Honor 6X. During the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in January, Huawei confirmed that the phone would be getting Android 7.0 Nougat and EMUI 5 by the second quarter of the year and Huawei kept its promise because they have started to rollout the Android 7.0 Nougat update with EMUI 5.0 to the Honor 6X devices since May 2nd.
EMUI 5.0 is a major update over EMUI 4.1, has changed in design and has received some new features. Furthermore the EMUI update brings an improved interface for the Camera app, a new app drawer, improved notification bar, a blue light filter for reading from your device in the dark and App Twin which allows users to duplicate apps and use them with different accounts simultaneously.
The update will show up as an notification on the Honor 6X devices. If the update does not appear automatically, you can navigate manually to Settings > About Phone > Check for Updates. A stable Wifi connection is advised. If you still don’t have it, please be patient it will arrive soon to your device.