Android Pie based EMUI 9 beta testing begins for Huawei Honor 8 Pro devices

Honor begins Android Pie based EMUI 9.0 beta testing. If you are an advanced user having Honor 8 Pro device, find the steps below to register yourself as a beta tester and experience the new OS build ahead of the public release. - Story published by Kunal Chowdhury on

After the Honor View 10, Honor 9 and Honor 8X, Huawei opens the door for beta users to test the Android Pie based EMUI 9. Honor started inviting beta testers to join the program to test and report issues ahead of public release.


If you have a Honor 8 Pro mobile device, you can now participate in this beta testing. Continue reading to know how to join this beta program and get the EMUI 9 preview bits.


Android Pie based EMUI 9.0 beta testing begins for Honor 8 Pro devices


How to join the Android Pie (EMUI 9.0) beta program for Honor 8 Pro?

If you are an advanced user having a Honor 8 Pro mobile device and would like to join as a beta tester to test the preview builds of Android Pie on your Honor 8 Pro, you can follow the below mentioned steps. Please note that the preview build is from development branch and may have bugs which may cause various issues on your device. Register for beta program only if you know what you are going to do and how to resolve in case of any issues.

  1. Download the APK file of the Beta app from here:
  2. Once downloaded, open the app and login with your HiCloud ID.
  3. Select the Personal tab and hit on Join Project.
  4. Now, navigate to the Available projects and select the Honor 8 Pro FUT Activity Android P Project for EMUI 9.0 update.


Honor 8 Pro beta program  Honor 8 Pro beta program registration for Android Pie


The final version of the EMUI 9.0 will start rolling out to Honor 8 Pro in the month of April 2019.



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