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Debranding/Rebranding Honor 8X to Indian or EU version

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@oslo83 for the big help.
@OldDroid for EMUI Flasher tool.
@ante0 his tricks worked when I ended up with incorrect build number


WARNING-
  1. Do not try to debrand from cn/all to other variant as that may lead to FRP lock status.
  2. Do not reboot after flashing the oeminfo or it may brick the phone.
    i.e. once oeminfo is edited, phone may brick :
    - if device is rebooted with its original region stock firmware
    - if wrong region firmware is selected in EMUI FLASHER
    - if downgrading
    - if flashing wrong packages

Prerequisites-
  • Unlocked and Rooted Honor 8X (root from here)
  • Backup of your data via Hisuite or TB backup or other tools.
  • Files for the new model (JSN-L21/L42 variant)
  • Free Storage around 8 GB space.

Downloads-
For JSN-L42 Indian version

Main update zip here
Data zip here
(Optional) Public Zip here



For JSN-L21 EU version
Main zip here
Data zip here
(Optional) Public zip from here

Procedure-
  • Root your phone using this guide
  • Install EMUI flasher downloaded but do not run it. (just click on done once installed)
  • Copy the firmware to internal memory
  • copy oeminfo binary to internal memory
  • on PC, go to adb folder, shift+right click, open command prompt here and type -
Code:
adb shell
su                    (please grant root on your phone at this step)
mkdir /data/local/tmp
mv /sdcard/oeminfo /data/local/tmp
cd /data/local/tmp
chmod +x oeminfo
 ./oeminfo JSN-L21 C432 hw/eu                  (if you want to debrand to EU version)
./oeminfo JSN-L42 C675 hw/in                   (if you want to debrand to Indian version)
  • Run the EMUI flasher app you installed earlier, give root persmission.
  • It will prompt for download of a file around 26 MB (no-check recovery), install it.
  • Select the respective firmwares from you internal memory based on the region you want to debrand/rebrand to (Update.zip, update_full_JSN-L21_hw_eu.zip and update_data_full_public.zip or update.zip, update_full_JSN-L42_hw_in.zip and update_data_full_public.zip
  • Click on the arrow or download symbol and EMUI flasher will start flashing the firmwares. (may take 10 minutes)
  • It may take few minutes to complete the update procedure in recovery, device will reboot automatically and will perform the factory reset.
  • once booted, your phone should be on the new region.
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Thanks, i will try
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Thanks. Any oeminfo???
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Thanks. Any oeminfo???

Yes any oeminfo as long as you are putting correct model number and device code
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Hello, can I rebrand Honor 8X AL00a? If you know, tell me how, please.
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It's working on JSN-L22C636???
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It's working on JSN-L22C636???

Yes
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Hello, can I rebrand Honor 8X AL00a? If you know, tell me how, please.

It should. Process will remain the same
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Hello, can I rebrand Honor 8X AL00a? If you know, tell me how, please.

I'm looking for the same
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Can debranding JSN-L21 to JSN-L22C636 ???
Need oeminfo of JSN-L22C636????
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Originally Posted by shashank1320

WARNING-

  1. Do not try to debrand from cn/all to other variant as that may lead to FRP lock status.

So no JSN-AL00? I have a JSN-AL00 128/6 that needs a rebrand...
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