Current information suggests that the official rollout of EMUI 8.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo to Huawei Honor 9 and Honor V9 has commenced. Recall that in December 2017, these smartphones were listed to get this update and the beta version was made available in the same month. Now, the EMUI 8.0 update is been pushed out to all units gradually.
It is reported that Honor 9 upgraded to B201 while Honor V9 upgrade to B208 and users will normally receive EMUI 8.0 in batches. Both the Chinese ROM and Global ROM are listed to receive this update. The Huawei Honor brand has done quite well to roll out the EMUI 8.0 update to two of its respected flagships of 2017 and this is laudable.
As a reminder, Huawei Honor V9 was released on February 21, 2017, and it is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Kirin 960 processor coupled with 4GB/6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. It is equipped with a 5.70-inch touchscreen display with 1440 pixels by 2560 pixel resolution. Huawei Honor V9 packs a 12-MP rear camera and an 8-MP selfie shooter. The lights of this smartphone are kept on by a 4000mAh battery. The Honor 9 on the other hand on June 16, 2017. Its processor and RAM/ROM capacity are the same as the Honor V9. However, it comes with a dual-camera setup which has a 12 + 20 MP snappers on the rear and an 8MP shooter for selfies. The lights of this smartphone are kept on by a 3200mAh battery.