Ascend P6 is probably the Huawei’s most popular smartphone and we are sure that you have been waiting for this since past few weeks. After a long unusual wait compared to the other EMUI 3.0 firmware releases, Huawei has finally released the EMUI 3.0 development firmware update for the Chinese region Ascend P6-U06. Like we mentioned before, this time Huawei has taken an unusually long time to release EMUI 3.0 for the P6 considering past firmware releases like EMUI 2.3 and Android KitKat.
This new EMUI 3.0 first development firmware is numbered as B706 and its based on Android 4.4 KitKat. Changelog doesn’t mention any special additions apart from the usual EMUI 3.0 visual and functional changes. All the EMUI 3.0 features are included on this firmware such as new Emotion UI and a new camera interface. Here are the details in easy to read manner,
Compatible model – Ascend P6-U06
Status – Development
Region – China (Unicom network)
Firmware version – B706
Emotion UI version – 3.0
Android version – 4.4
Google Apps included – No
Languages included – English,Chinese,..
Release date – November 19th 2014
Download size – 852MB
While changelog doesn’t mention any important changes apart from EMUI 3.0 additions, it specifically mentions that you can update to this new firmware only if you are currently running B508SP02 firmware on your Ascend P6. Updating from other firmwares except from B508SP02 will result in bricking your phone.
Translated change log is here – http://goo.gl/MaunGc
Download link and release page – http://goo.gl/ywTF2K