We reported several times that Tecno Camon C8 Marshmallow update was in the pipeline, well it has gone live right now. This guide will reveal the working steps to upgrade Tecno Camon C8 to Marshmallow, Android 6.0
Please note that updating your Tecno Camon C8 to Android 6.0 Marshmallow will also bring in Tecno HiOS, so there is a lot of stuff you will get after the update which should normally take about 5-minutes.
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To get the Marshmallow update on Tecno Camon C8, you will need the following;
What You Need:
Android 6.0 Marshmallow (868MB)
Users with rooted device may experience difficulty trying to update their phone which may eventually brick it. You are advised to run these steps on a non-rooted Tecno Camon C8.
Move the downloaded file, Tcard_update_20160415 to the root folder of your SD card
Turn off your phone
Hold Power Button + Volume Up. Release the power button when you see the startup logo, then release Volume Up button when you see the Android logo
Hold the Power Button for 2 seconds, (Do not release it), then press the Volume Up button to reveal the interface below
Navigate with the Volume Down to Apply update from SDcard, press Power Button to select
Use the Volume Down to navigate to Tcard_update_20160415 and select with Power Button
Allow the installation to start and finish, reboot only when the setup is complete.
The rebook could take as long as 5-minutes so relax and wait for your HiOS interface baked with Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Thanks to a Tecno Forum user who provided the working steps to upgrade Tecno Camon C8 to Marshmallow.