The latest Resurrection Remix custom ROM is now available, based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat for Huawei Honor 9 variants. Huawei Honor 9 was launched in June 2017 and it is a big budget samrtphone and came with Android 7.0 out of the box with good performance. In this detailed guide, today we are going to share Android 7.1.2 Resurrection Remix custom ROM for Huawei Honor 9. Resurrection Remix is one of our favorite custom ROM, that is super fast, stable and will upgrade the performance of your Huawei Honor 9. Now you can get the latest Android 7.1.2 Nougat OS experience before the official release of stock firmware. All credits goes to the XDA developer surdu petru to build this amazing custom firmware which comes with a lot of features and customizations which are not possible to get in a Stock ROM. Also, the Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM is packed with tons of new features like Omni switch, Magisk Manager, Split-Screen, Substratum Theme Engine and much more. Huawei has not officially announced this ROM but this is just a custom ROM. Your device must be rooted and installed with the latest version of a custom recovery like TWRP or ClockworkMod (CWM) in order to flash this Resurrection Remix ROM on your Huawei Honor 9.
By following this simple step by step guide, you can easily update your Huawei Honor 9 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom firmware. This latest custom firmware comes with all the features taken from official Android 7.1.2 Nougat and also brings some aftermarket features and customizations. The ROM is stable and you can be use it as a daily driver. Don’t forget to take a full backup of all your valuable data before proceeding. If you are interested in updating Huawei Honor 9 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom firmware then go ahead and follow the given steps.
The Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM and instructions given in this guide can be used only for the Huawei Honor 9. Check the model number of your Huawei Honor 9 from Settings > About Phone.
- Create a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on the phone before moving on to the installation guide using a recommended custom recovery.
- Verify that you’ve correctly installed the Huawei Honor 9 USB Drivers on the PC.
- The Huawei Honor 9 should be rooted with the latest version of the custom recovery like CWM or TWRP installed.
- Enable USB Debugging by navigating to Menu –> Settings –> Developer Options
- Make sure that the battery level of the Huawei Honor 9 is at least above 80% before going ahead.
Steps to Update Huawei Honor 9 to Android 7.1.2 Nougat with Resurrection Remix custom ROM:
Step 1: Download the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat custom ROM package and Google Apps on the desktop of your PC for your Huawei Honor 9.
Step 2: Once the files are downloaded, connect your smartphone to PC via USB cable (your phone must be turned on).
Step 3: Copy/Paste the downloaded firmware and Google Apps files from your PC to the root folder of SDcard of your Honor 9. When done, unplug the USB cord.
Step 4: Turn OFF your Honor 9 to boot into Recovery Mode.
Step 5: You can easy reboot recovery mode on your device using the QuickBoot app (For Rooted Devices) or using ADB method. If your phone is rooted then follow the given steps.
- Go to Google Play store and download a tool on your device.
- Search for the Quick Boot tool.
- Install the tool on your phone/tablet.
- Run the same.
- From the menu that will be displayed (Recovery, Reboot, Bootloader and Power Off) select “recovery”.
- Now your handset will be rebooted into recovery mode, so that’s it.
Step 6: While the Honor 9 is now in recovery mode, perform a “wipe data factory reset”, “wipe cache partition” and “wipe dalvik cache”.
Step 7: Go back to main recovery menu once the wipe is completed.
Step 8: Now, select “install zip from SD card” and “choose zip from SD card”. Locate the firmware file that you have already transferred to the root folder of your SDcard. Select it and start the installation process.
Step 9: Finally, install Google Apps by repeating the above step.
Step 10: Wait for the installation process to be completed successfully. Your phone will take about 4-5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.
Step 11: Once the flashing process is finished, go to recovery menu and select “reboot system now”.
That’s All, you have successfully installed the Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.2 Nougat ROM on your Huawei Honor 9.