Earlier we saw Honor 5X receive the Android 6.0 Stable Marshmallow update in India and now Marshmallow Update for Honor 7 is now available for download. The update is a latest Stable build and rolled out in phase wise manner. Marshmallow update for Honor 7 is currently rolling out only in Asia region for a model number PLK-UL00. The update is available via company’s official app HiCare. You can also download the OTA file and Update Honor 7 to Marshmallow Manually. This update is based on EMUI 4.0 and contains all Android 6.0 Marshmallow features. To Update Honor 7 to Marshmallow manually first download honor 7 marshmallow OTA zip from below.

Marshmallow Update for Honor 7

The new Marshmallow update packed with features like Now on Tap, Doze Mode, App Permissions and more. Also, get some device specific changes like New EMUI 4.0. The Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Honor 7 is available for download, and it is about 1.45GB in size. The update may wipe SD Card data, so it is advisable to take a backup before you Update Huawei Honor 7 to Marshmallow.

Available Versions:

You should be on one of these versions to get the update through HiCare application.

  • PLK-UL00C675B160
  • PLK-UL00C675B170
  • PLK-UL00C675B341
  • PLK-UL00C675B350

Honor 7 Marshmallow Features and Changelogs –

  • [Add]Emergency Call feature integrated
  • [Add]AppsGallery
  • [Add]Improved the readability of camera options
  • [Add]Directional Speaker Enabled
  • [Add]Bluetooth Call connectivity
  • [Add]Huawei Swype keyboard – Indian languages
  • [Fix]Progress bar hang issue stuck at 10%
  • [Fix]Third party apps icon
  • [Fix]Security for Locked applications in recent apps


  • Your device must be on stock firmware and stock recovery.
  • This update is only for Huawei Honor 7 PLK-UL00 India.
  • Follow the steps correctly otherwise you may brick your device. We are not responsible for any damage to your phone.
  • It will not erase your data, but it is advisable to take a complete backup of your phone for safer side.
  • Ensure that your phone has at least 50-60% charged to prevent the accidental shutdown in-between the process.

Download Marshmallow Update for Honor 7 PLK-UL00–

The OTA file from below is based on Marshmallow but an old B341 version. If you want the latest B350 or B351 then Update your phone via HiCare App

  • Marshmallow for Honor 7 PLK-UL00 C675B341  Download

Steps to Manually Update Honor 7 to Marshmallow –

Method 1 –

How to Upgrade Honor 7 with HiCare App –

1) First, download the latest version of HiCare App from PlayStore.

2) Open the HiCare app and select the region as Asia Pacific and location India (English).

3) Click on OS upgrade option.

4) Go to the Version Update agree on terms and conditions and click on Apply.

5) Now a pop-up window appears, click on the system update and then click on check for updates.

6) Now you will see the New version update,  click on it to update Honor 7 to the latest version.

Method 2

Manual update via OTA file –

1) First, download Android 6.0 OTA file for Honor 7 from above.

2) Now create a folder dload in the root of your internal storage or SD card and place the update.app file in that folder.

3) Now go to the phone settings–>update and press the menu button.

4)  Now select choose Local update.

5) It will detect the update.app and installation process will start.

6) Wait until the installation process is complete and then reboot your device., you have latest firmware

7) Done.

Comment below if you receive the Marshmallow Update for Honor 7 and how’s your experience with Marshmallow.

Source – HiHonor


Sumit is a Tech and Gadget freak and loves writing about Android and iOS, his favourite past time is playing video games.

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