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Huawei Assistant update starts to rollout for Honor 8X



Honor 8X is now receiving a new EMUI update that brings it a new feature – Huawei Assistant. It also includes April 2020 security patch, which is already installed last month.

The company has also installed this new feature on some of its other devices with the VoWiFi released last month.

Huawei Assistant provides smart reminders, personalized news, and other content relevant to you. The assistant is accessible via the home screen.

Just swipe right on the home screen to access Huawei Assistant (or left if you are using a bi-directional language). Huawei Assistant can’t be accessed directly from AppGallery.

More information regarding this update detailed below.

Update Changelog:

Huawei Assistant: Adds Huawei Assistant to the home screen, providing smart reminders personalized news, and other content relevant to you.

Security: Integrate Android security patches released in April 2020 to improve.

April 2020 Security Patch Details: April 2020 security update includes patches from Google and brings fixes to 5 critical, 12 high, and 1 medium level of Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE).


Honor 8X is receiving the Huawei Assistant with EMUI firmware version upgrading from EMUI The software package of this new update weighs at 516MB. It’s recommended to download this OTA via Wi-Fi or a stable network.

Note: The update is rolling out in batches, so it may take some time to reach your devices.

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Via Settings:

  • Settings
  • System & updates
  • Software update
  • Download and install

Via Support:

  • Support (HiCare) app
  • Services Tab
  • Update
  • Download and install
Honor 8X Huawei Assistant update

Source: Honor Club

Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.