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  # 1970165 6-Mar-2018 20:56
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what model numbers are th devices?


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  # 1970170 6-Mar-2018 21:11
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Mine is model number VNS-L22 and build number VNS-L22C706B362 (2degrees). Still not being offered the January security update.


 
 
 
 


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  # 1970184 6-Mar-2018 21:21
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WAS-LX2C706B170, purchased from Noel Leeming as a 2Degrees phone.

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  # 1971389 8-Mar-2018 20:06
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My 2degrees P9 Lite just offered me the latest update.


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  # 1973014 12-Mar-2018 10:55
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nickt: FWIW I have a 2degrees P10 lite that is still on the July 2017 security patches. It has had an update or two, and 2degrees promised a Krack fix around Xmas but nothing has actually arrived. Pretty poor and I'm very unlikely to touch a Huawei or carrier controlled updates again.

 

I took a look at my P10 Lite (secondary phone) and managed to install an update to 1st January 2018 security patch (first patch received after purchasing the phone)
So my "cheap" phone is now doing better than my LGG6 which is stuck on November security 


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  # 1973123 12-Mar-2018 12:24
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Interesting, still nothing found here. I'll leave it on to see if it finds anything by itself because mashing the Check for Updates button isn't.

Anyone know if there are any requirements like a 2degrees SIM installed rather than using WiFi?

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  # 1973296 12-Mar-2018 15:27
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nickt: Interesting, still nothing found here. I'll leave it on to see if it finds anything by itself because mashing the Check for Updates button isn't.

Anyone know if there are any requirements like a 2degrees SIM installed rather than using WiFi?

 

Go to the menu (top right, three dots) and download full package, that was how I got it to recognise there was an update
Check for updates gave me nothing

 

I did not have a SIM in the device, just over WiFi


 
 
 
 


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  # 1973600 12-Mar-2018 22:00
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Thanks, it's missed that UI. Now it finds WAS-LX2C706B188-FULL (was ...170) but 2.2GB is going to take a long time at a few 10s of kBps.

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  # 1981041 21-Mar-2018 15:04
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:/

 

Update came in this afternoon.

 

EVA-L09C706383 - 422MB - Update adds 3D panorama mode in Camera and a recycle bin in Gallery.

 

Uh, thanks, I guess...


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  # 2025822 30-May-2018 18:13
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Well, this was unexpected. (I've heard rumours of a planned Q3 release outside of China)

 

https://www.gadgetmatch.com/huawei-releases-android-oreo-beta-to-p9-p9-plus-mate-8-and-more/


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  # 2025880 30-May-2018 19:49
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Wow, that'd be nice. I might have to work out how to get off my dead end ROM which never gets any updates and onto the Oreo release. There are procedures on XDA Developers but they're always so high level as they're written by people who know this backwards and forwards.


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  # 2038320 15-Jun-2018 14:11
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New update VNS-L22C706B365 available today on my 2degrees P9 Lite. Contains security updates to May 2018





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  # 2039447 18-Jun-2018 09:57
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my sons P8 lite just got an update today, first one in a year or so.





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  # 2039488 18-Jun-2018 10:35
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My P9 had an update over the weekend

 

EVA-L09C706B385 (175MB)

 

Change Log says:

 

This update improves system security with Google security patches

 

[Security]

 

Integrates Google security patches released in May 2018 for improved system security


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  # 2042294 22-Jun-2018 10:39
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kiwired23:

 

Well, this was unexpected. (I've heard rumours of a planned Q3 release outside of China)

 

https://www.gadgetmatch.com/huawei-releases-android-oreo-beta-to-p9-p9-plus-mate-8-and-more/

 

 

Looks like P9 isn't getting Oreo after all.

 

When I get around to it I'll probably try to get my P9 which is on 6.0 and March 2016 patches up to Android 7... once I have a backup phone in case I brick it. Anyone done that? XDA has guides but they're all written by experts who make a lot of assumptions and skip steps they think are trivial. Even after putting new OS's on two phones and two tablets it looks like a PITA.


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