How To Upgrade Tecno Phantom 6 Plus To Official Android Nougat 7.1.1


Good news to all Tecno Phantom 6 plus who have been wishing, waiting and hoping to have a test and feel of Android Nougat on their phantom 6 plus smartphone. Just as promised, Tecno have finally unleashed official Android Nougat 7.1.1 OTA update for its beastly Tecno Phantom 6 plus. If you ask me, the update is very cool and superb and even more than what phantom 6 plus users expected. Phantom 6 plus users can now enjoy all the features of nougat os they must have read about or seen from other device running Nougat. Now that the long awaited nougat update for tecno phantom 6 plus is here, keep reading to see how to update tecno phantom 6 plus to nougat 7.1.1 OS to enjoy all features of nougat

how to update tecno phantom 6 plus to nougat 7.1.1



Some hours ago, TecnoMobile pushed Android nougat 7.1.1 update and Over The Air (OTA) update to the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus update from Marshmallow. The Build Number of the Tecno Phantom 6 Plus (A9) Android Nougat update is A9-H971A-N1-170725V72 , making it the first Tecno phone to receive Nougat version update and the second Tecno Android phone to receive a version update after Tecno Camon C8.

How To Update Tecno Phantom 6 Plus To Nougat 7.1.1

Before attempting to update your Tecno phantom 6 plus phone to the latest nougat 7.1.1 update, ensure your phone is not rooted and custom recovery installed. I’m sure by now most users of the phantom 6 plus must have rooted their phone to get the best out of it. If you are to update or upgrade your device to the latest Os, you must unroot and return back to stock recovery inorder to avoid bricking or crashing your phone during the upgrade.

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Now, how do you unroot your phone and also revert back to stock recovery? There are ways or methods to unroot your device but the one that works best is by flashing your device stock firmware using sp flashtool. This method is very reliable as it will purge your device and remove all errors, root and residual files thereby making a fresh OS installation which is very suitable for and upgrade.

how to update tecno phantom 6 plus to nougat 7.1.1

How do you upgrade your Tecno phantom 6 plus to official nougat 7.1.1 update? Granted your phone is not rooted and custom recovery installed. Updating your phone to the latest nougat update is as simple as ABC and goes like this:

  1. Turn-on your mobile data or wifi (you must have upto 2gb data)
  2. Goto your phone settings and scroll down to “about” and enter
  3. In “about”, simply click on ” system update” and check for ota release
  4. Once you’ve seen the nougat update, click on it to begin downloading
  5. After downloading, proceed to install
  6. At this point, all you have to do is sit, wait and relax for the nougat update to be installed your device
  7. After installation, your device will reboot and nougat will be up and running smiling at you

If you face any difficulty trying to upgrade your phone, let us know via the comment below


      • as you said it came yesterday but after the update completion 100 % i tried to set up but i found a message says: unzip error and the update starts from the begining again what can i do ? it took me more than 8 hours and after that will start from the begining or there is a way i can set up the update, iam sure that i downloaded the full size which more than 1.6 Gbyte

        • Sorry about that, i understand how you feel considering the data and time.

          After downloading the update, do not install it yet. Let me know after you’ve downloaded the update

          • i am sorry for being annoying, for the second time the update was completed 100 % , then starts from the begining but this time without any message or anything


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