[Solved] Huawei Mate 7 MT7-TL10 Downgrade to Kitkat 4.4.2 EMU 3.0

Huawei is well known Chinese manufacturer for his well designed & well performing smartphones.
Mate 7 is one of the most powerful smartphones , but software updates have been always problematic for huawei phones, as you can read on many sites & forums their support is really poor.

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Huawei Mate 7 MT7-TL10 Downgrade to Kitkat

After lollipop 5.1.1 upgrade to Mate 7 some users started to experience issues with this model. and find it unstable on mate 7 they wanted to roll back to official kitkat 4.4.2 version of android. but they can’t as it was not possible technically.
i also read on some blogs we can’t roll back. but while browsing huawei website i came up with the solution. They have official tool to downgrade this phone to your official stock ROM kitkat 4.4.2.

Important:carefully chose between TL10 & TL09  downgrade packs

Procedure

1. You need original stock ROM for your model which you can easily find from official huawei website.
2. Download roll back software from this link: Roll back software-MT7-TL10 Dual sim from Andriod 5.1.1_EMUI 3.1 to Android 4.4.2_EMUI 3.0 (You can also find it on official huawei site) For MT7-TL09 Single Sim
3. Extract roll back software zip file
4. Brows extracted folder and copy dload folder to your SD card.
5. Insert sd card in mate 7 & go to , Settings->Updater->Menu->Local update
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Huawei Mate 7 MT7-TL10 Downgrade to Kitkat

6. Please don’t  touch phone during update process
7. After update finished phone will turn off. turn it on and check to confirm if current version is MT7-TL10C900B000.
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Huawei Mate 7 MT7-TL10 Downgrade to Kitkat

Warning: Don’t try to use this build “MT7-TL10C900B300” it is only for downgrade purpose

8. Now you are ready to downgrade, Download your kitkat 4.4.2 installation package which match best with your phone from huawei website.
according to huawei installation guide MT7-TL10V100R001B125SP02 is build version but you can install any kitkat which is released for your region.
9. Repeat to the procedure , copy dload folder from kitkat 4.4.2 firmware file & update same way as you did before by going “Settings->Updater->Menu->Local update”
if everything goes well you will be running kitkat 4.4.2 after this process. i will be happy to assist you if need any help in downgrade process.
 
Credit for this guide goes to huawei developer who shared this procedure.

Mutahhar Bashir

Passionate blogger, have excellent problem solving skills, quick learner, love to accomplish difficult tasks, improving my skills while helping others through this blog.

5 Responses

  1. thxxx very much , it works well

  2. mohamed hany says:

    now i have marchimilo can get back to kitkat ?

  3. yaya says:

    How to downgrade B560 to lollipop plx help

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