FINALLY,

IT IS HERE CAMON C8 USERS!

 

camon c8

Tecno Camon C8 has officially been upgraded to the latest Android Marshamallow OS.

There are actually two methods to update Your Camon C8, which is either by the SD Card or by using flashtool. Personally, I prefer the SD Card method because it is easier and straightforward. I will provide a step by step instruction for updating you camon C8 through the SD Card Only

STEPS TO UPGRADE YOUR CAMON C8 TO MARSHMALLOW THROUGH SD CARD METHOD

DISCLAIMER: I WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT MIGHT OCCUR TO YOUR PHONE. PLEASE CONTINUE WITH CAUTION.

  1. You need to download the Tcard_update_20160425 from HERE

PLEASE NOTE: THE DOWNLOAD SIZE IS OVER 800MB, MAKE SURE YOU HAVE A VERY FAST INTERNET CONNECTION AND BE PATIENCE.

  1. Place the downloaded Tcard_update_2016_04_25 on the root folder of your SD Card (DON’T PUT IT INSIDE ANY FOLDER).
  2. Switch off your Camon c8 completely.
  3. Hold down your POWER Button + VOLUME UP

As soon as the start-up logo appears quickly release the POWER Button ONLY

After that, you will see the Android logo appear as seen below

Now you have to release the VOLUME UP Button

camon c85. Again, hold down the POWER Button for 2 seconds and press the VOLUME Up Button WITHOUT RELEASING THE POWER BUTTON.

The interface shown below will be displayed:

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6. Use the VOLUME Down key to navigate to apply update from sdcard after that press the POWER Button to select it

7. You will get to the interface shown below.

Related: Downgrade Tecno Camon C8 From Android 6.0 HiOS To Android 5.1 Lollipop

You have to use the VOLUME Down key to navigate to Tcard_update_20160425 after that select it with the POWER Button.

8. The installation process will now begin and when it is done you will have an interface shown below.

Select Reboot system now.

NOTE: FOR A BETTER AND SMOOTH PERFORMANCE IT IS RECOMMENDED TO PERFORM A FACTORY RESET which is Wipe data/factory reset. Always back up your device before doing this.

camon c89. The phone will now reboot. This stage can take long, let’s say from 5 to 20 minutes this can happen if you performed the Wipe data/factory reset in step 8.

After the boot is complete, you should be presented with HiOS and Marshmallow 6.0 on your Camon C8

10. ENJOY!! IF YOU ENCOUNTER ANY DIFFICULTIES OR PROBLEMS OR YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, FEEL FREE TO ASK IN THE COMMENT BOX BELOW. THANKS