The Huawei Honor 4X was released in October 2014 and it came loaded with v4.4.2 (KitKat), but currently it runs on 5.0 Lollipop and it’s planned to be updated to 6.0 Marshmallow. In the meantime, the Indian upgraded their devices to 5.1 Lollipop and now they are able to install Che1-L04C900B330, an OTA update which is based on the latest Android Lollipop update.
The new EMUI 3.1 update came with many changes and enhancements and it has a size of 45.29MB, so we recommend you to download the file while connected to a WiFi network. Also, before starting the installation process, make sure that you have 50 percent of battery left, so the device won’t shut down before the update is installed.
Che1-L04C900B330 is an OTA update, but you can update your Honor 4X through the SD card, as well, but before starting the installation process, back up all your data. According to the change log, this version comes with a Diwali Theme which contains a new wallpaper and icons; the SOS Feature will be triggered by a combination of buttons and will send a message to your contacts to alert them in case you’re in trouble. They will receive your exact location and cell id, and to activate it, you will need to head to Settings – Emergency Services; Google Patch Integration – the Stagefright bug is fixed, so you won’t need to worry about the security of your device; applications such as “Book My Show”, “Make My Trip” and “Here Maps” are no longer crashing; the battery life has been improved.
Huawei Honor 4X
The device is a phablet with a 5.5-inch IPS LCD screen which supports an average resolution of 720x1280pixels at 267ppi, it’s available in two variants of internal configurations: a HiSilicon Kirin 620 octa-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A53 processor backed by Mali-450 graphics or a Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 quad-core 1.2GHz Cortex-A53 processor backed by Adreno 306 graphics, but both models support 2GB of RAM and have an internal memory of 8GB, whose capacity can be expanded up to 32GB with a microSD card. On the front side there’s a 13MP sensor with autofocus, LED flash and HDR, while the secondary camera supports 5MP and it takes good quality selfies in good light conditions. The battery is quite large, of 3000mAh, but according to GSMArena, it lasts only 15 hours when making voice calls over 3G.