If you feel bored with the stock Android version on your phone, Through this post, you can download and install CarbonROM 5.1 on Huawei Honor 8 easily using TWRP recovery.
Huawei launches the Huawei Honor 8 in July 2016, The device powered by Octa-core 4×2.3 GHz & 4×1.8 GHz HiSilicon Kirin 950 chipset, the device has 4 GB RAM and 32/64 GB ROM, up to 256 GB via microSD. Huawei Honor 8 comes with camera 8 MP in front & 12 MP in back.
Huawei Honor 8 offers a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels, The Huawei Honor 8 Run EMUI 8.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat and comes in 4 Colors (Pearl White, Midnight Black, Sapphire Blue, Gold). and powered by Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery. The Huawei Honor 8 Price is about 260 EURO.
Read Before You Proceed: 1-We huaweiflash.com & the developers are not to be held responsible if you damage or brick your device. 2-If you decide to install custom ROM, you would want to make a back-up of all your data. 3-This custom ROM is only for your Huawei Honor 8 device, We highly recommend not trying this custom ROM on any other device.
Download and Install CarbonROM 5.1 on Huawei Honor 8:
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- Charge your device 60-70% to avoid any interruptions during the installation
- Install Huawei Honor 8 USB Driver: Download link
- TWRP recovery installed in your Huawei: Download link
- Download Huawei Honor 8 CarbonROM 5.1: Download link
- Download Vendor: Download link
- Download Gapps file for your Huawei Honor 8: Download link
1- Copy the CarbonROM 5.1 ROM, and Google Apps zips files in the phone’s storage or SD card.
2- Boot your Huawei Honor 8 into TWRP recovery
- Power OFF your Huawei mobile completely.
- Press and hold the Volume UP and Power button simultaneously for a few seconds.
3- In the TWRP recovery menu tab on Wipe ==> Advanced Wipe ==> and Check: Dalvik, Cache, Data, and System, and swipe to confirm Wiping.
4- Go back to the main menu and tap on Install ==> locate the Vendor zip file and select it.
5- Tap on Add more ZIPs ==> locate the CarbonROM 5.1 zip file and select it.
6- Tap on Add more ZIPs ==> select the GApps ZIP file. and Finally, swipe to confirm the installation process. and Wait for the process to complete and reboot your phone.
7- That’s all! You have now flashed the CarbonROM 5.1 on Huawei Honor 8.