Install Stock Marshmallow C432B317 firmware on Huawei Ascend P8

In this guide you will be able to remove root and install stock Marshmallow firmware on Huawei Ascend P8. The process is super easy all you need is to download the stock Marshmallow firmware and flash it by following the below description. The process is helpful if you have bricked your device while performing any operation regarding firmware flash, or you have previously got root access on your device and now want to unroot it for OTA updates.

So you need to un-root your device first and bring back it to stock for getting official OTA updates, if your device is stuck in boot-loop or bricked then there is the only option left and that is to flash the Stock Marshmallow firmware on your device to get it back to life. The below described method will not only un-root, unbrick your device but also flash a stock un-rooted firmware on your Huawei Ascend P8. Just go ahead and follow the step by step process to know how to do that.

How to install Stock Marshmallow firmware on Huawei Ascend P8

Before you begin:

Disclaimer: This guide includes flashing stock firmware, un-root and other operations on your device. The writer is not responsible for any damage happens to your device during the whole operation neither we are forcing you to perform such operation. 

Create a Backup of your device

Backup is the most necessary part for your device, so we recommend you to create a secure backup of your data.

Early Preparations:

You need to prepare your device for installing custom recovery, follow the below perquisites steps to keep the recovery installation process smooth without facing errors.

Keep your battery charged or at least your device should contain at least 80% charge before the flashing operation.

Android USB drivers for your device should be installed on your PC, or you can download USB drivers for Huawei

Download Stock Android 5.1.1 Lollipop firmware for Huawei Ascend P8. Here [Size 1.47GB]

Once you done with the above preparations now it’s time to flash stock firmware on your Huawei Ascend P8.

Process to un-root/unbrick Huawei Ascend P8 with Stock firmware

Just follow the steps to flash stock firmware on Huawei Ascend P8.

Extract the downloaded stock firmware file and you will find a folder named ‘dload’ in the extracted folder.

Now what you need to do is, connect your device to PC using USB cable and transfer the ‘dload’ folder on the internal storage of your device.

Turn off your device completely and reboot into fastboot mode by pressing Volume Up+Volume Download+Power button simultaneously.

Your device will automatically detect the ‘dload’ folder and will start the installation process itself

Once the process is completed just reboot your device and you will find Stock firmware back on Huawei Ascend P8. If you have any query please let us know by posting your comment in the provided comment box.

1 Comment
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    Riaan June 7, 2016 at 8:40 am

    Ok so what happens when installation continually fails and you hit a bootloop?

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