The Chinese Smartphone maker Huwei has listed Honor device for the next Marshmallow firmware updates. In the first session, we had 12 devices that are all set to go with Marshmallow. But before that, the company unlocked Android 5.1.1 to all former devices. In the minor update (version 5.1.1), Android added some bug fixes along with some enhancement in hardware. Some website reports, The latest firmware brings Stagefright v2.0 fixes that exploited over 2 million Android phones.
Previously, Hauwei published a similar kind of device listing on twitter. Those devices successfully received Marshmallow firmware in a couple of weeks. The company hasn’t revealed the exact release date, but they specified the scheduled month. Unlike previous update news, the Huawei brand specified exact update rollout time and a set of Honor devices that come under marshmallow firmware.
Coming soon! Starting February 2016, we will be rolling out Android M to honor phones. pic.twitter.com/BN3gwPqs6g
— Honor India (@HiHonorIndia) November 1, 2015
According to the latest tweet, Indian based Honor devices will receive Android 6.0 by the end of February. The Honor devices listed under upcoming latest firmware are Honor 4x, Honor 7, Honor 6, Honor 4C and Honor 6 Plus.
This week, we have a new companion that are all set to launch events. The Huawei moniker its new device as “Mate 8” Smartphone, which unlock with Kirin 950 SoC processor. According to the rumor suggests, the device sporting Octa-Core ARM Mali-T880 chipset that boosts 3.7 GB RAM. Although, we had seen high-end a lot of flagship specs with impressive hardware.
This one is a bit different, the best thing is its camera and storage capabilities. The new flagship featuring 7-megapixel selfie shooter and 15-megapixel rear camera. It has got 54GB large storage capacity to store your data and we are not sure about expandable memory. The next rival may/may not include external storage supports.
[ Source (Chinese) ]