Honor 8X gets a new update with January 2021 security patch and new apps

Honor 8X is now receiving January 2021 security patch update. Additionally, the update also brings the Education app and Link now app. 

Honor 8X receiving EMUI November 2020 security update

The latest update for Honor 8X carries software version EMUI and a download size of 656MB. The January 2021 security update fixes 4 Critical, 25 High levels, and 1 Medium level, which enhances the device security. 

The update is currently rolling out in China and may roll out to other regions very soon. If you’re a user of Honor 8X in China and have not received the update yet, check it manually by heading to Settings >> System & updates >> Software update >> Check for updates.

Device: Honor 8X

Software version: EMUI

Package size: 656MB



Integrates Android security patches released in January 2021 for improved system security.


  • Added Education App
  • Link Now App


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