HONOR 8 PRO Posts on XDA

Honor 8 Pro Chinese Model Receives Android Oreo Beta with EMUI 8

It's been over two months since Google officially released Android Oreo and only a small subset of Android devices have actually received the update so far. Last month's Android distribution numbers revealed that Android Oreo was running on 0.2% of Android devices. While this may sound like really slow progress, the numbers will likely ramp...

[UPDATE: Incorrect Rumor] Honor 6X and Honor 8 Pro Will Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Before the End of 2017

UPDATE 9/7/2016: A trusted source has informed us that this statement was an inaccurate rumor from a local team, and that no Android 8.0 updates have been officially confirmed for Honor devices. The article below thus reflects incorrect or unconfirmed information. During the past couple of years, Huawei has become increasingly better when it comes to...

Unofficial LineageOS for the Honor 8 Pro

The development community is starting to pump out some ROMs for the Honor 8 Pro. This unofficial OpenKirin LineageOS ROM is a great way to replace the EMUI stock system. This custom ROM is pretty bare bones and it doesn't come with many mods baked in. Everything is very stable and performance is great. Not Working: Encryption ...

Paranoid Android 7.2 is Now Available for the Honor 8 Pro

Paranoid Android 7.2.0 was released just about a week ago, and thanks to the hard-working OpenKirin team, the ROM is now available for the Honor 8 Pro. The build of PA 7.2 for the Honor 8 Pro is currently in beta, but even so, you'll have access to PA's stock Android UI, the Substratum Theme Engine, multi-SIM...

Custom Kernels for the Honor 8 and Honor 8 Pro Are Now Available

The Honor 8 was one of the best choices for a high-end, budget flagship last year, and the Honor 8 Pro is its recently released successor that brings a fresh design, amped up specs, and a bit more. Honor's EMUI interface has gotten quite a bit better over the years, but it still leaves that...

Honor 8 Pro Gets TWRP And Root

The Honor 8 Pro is one of the newest devices in Huawei's portfolio. Developers should soon have a chance to create and easily distribute ROMs and kernels for the smartphone, as XDA Recognized Developer OldDroid from Team OpenKirin has provided a working TWRP build for the handset. This TWRP 3.1.1 build for the device supports all Honor 8 Pro...

Honor 8 Pro Mini-Review: A Copycat Design with Excellent Hardware & Software Problems We’ve Come to Expect

The Honor 8 Pro is a difficult device to evaluate from the outside: on one hand, it is the newest flagship device from Honor, but yet it does not quite replace the Honor 8 released last summer. On the other hand, it is running the latest silicon from Huawei, the HiSilicon Kirin 960, a QHD...

Hands on with the Honor 8 Pro

The Honor 8 Pro is the hottest phone from Huawei right now, building on the success of the popular Honor 8 from 2016. This phone brings some awesome improvements, most notably a bigger screen with a 2K resolution. Check out the video to see our thoughts on the device. Camera The Honor 8 Pro brings back the dual...

Honor 8 Pro – First Impressions

The Honor 8, released in August of 2016, was a capable flagship and really kickstarted Honor’s journey towards offering more appealing and capable devices with less downsides than their predecessors, in the United States of all places. Well, Honor is back with the Honor 8 Pro, not quite a sequel to the Honor 8, hoping to...