How to Update Infinix Note 4 & Note 4 Pro to Android 8.0 Oreo

infinix note 4 oreo 8.1
infinix note 4 oreo 8.1

Infinix Mobility has finally rolled out the Android Oreo update to all Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 Pro just as promised. The update was announced a week ago. According to the information, the Infinix Note 4, Note 4 Pro and the Zero 5 has gotten the Android 8.0 (Oreo) update. However, Infinix Note 4 could not wait for the date to come before the rollout.

Many users have gone on to install the new update on their Infinix Note 4. Most of the reviews and feedback have been positive except a bug which occurs at first installation. It is most likely, however, that Infinix will soon roll out a new update to fix this issue.

How to Upgrade Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 pro to Android Oreo

Before you proceed to install the update on your device, there are a few things you need to put in place.

  • Make sure your device is not rooted else it will end up getting bricked.
  • Make sure to backup all data on your phone just in case there is a need for you to downgrade the update in case the new one does not work or bugs too.
  • You need 2 GB of free space on your device to download the update.

NOTE: The update is 1.8GB in size and gives users a more optimized camera and wallpaper display, better battery life, and home screen layout. New features include a new message notifications board, eye protection mode, updated one-hand mode, and picture-in-picture, to name a few.

How to install the Infinix Note 4 Android 8.0 OTA update

Step #1. Open the Settings app on your device.

Step #2. Next tap on About and then tap on System.

Step #3. Tap on Update and then search for an update.

Step #4. If there is an available update, tap on Download and install.

Step #5. Once your device is done downloading the update, boot it into recovery mode and then install.

Step #6. Wait for your phone to boot into recovery mode and install the update. Make sure not to interrupt the installation process.

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Once your phone is done with the update, your device will reboot, and when you turn your device on, it will be running the Android 8.1 (Oreo) version with the latest version of XOS.

If you have successfully updated your device to Android 8.1 (Oreo), make sure to leave a comment and share your feedback with us. Also, let us know of any bugs you experience with the new update.

Don’t forget to check out our review on the Note 4.


  1. I updated my note 4 pro twice last night an I’ve still not gotten the latest version, please what time did they released the latest version

  2. My infinix note 4 pro still uses android 7 and when I try update it tells me am usingthe updated version its now 2 years telling me its updated thanks

  3. Pls after upgrading, some. App are keep stopping when they are about to open, like messager, bank app etc, pls what can i do on this ?

  4. I think this is a new general problem with all that latest infinix updates.
    My mums phone infinix hot 4 foes the same thing and it started recently

  5. Great App but my touchscreen has been hanging and have to keep turning off and on my phone its really devastating.
    Can you offer any help right away?

  6. I’m really confused about this new version, now after upgrading my phone it starts hanging, please u guys should do something about it …..

  7. The update is working well. Only that I can’t find where to change the font style. Unlike before the update. I can only change the font size. Please correct all the complaints. Thanks.

  8. When I upgraded my infinix note 4 and infinix note 4 pro(because I have both phones)to oreo 8.1,every thing went on well.Both phones started with the XOS Humming bird and all are doing well .BUT the only problem I have with both phones is that,some pre installed applications such as X manager,X security,X account,X security and the finger print apps are missing.Why ////Apart from those missing applications,every other thing is moving on well.The phone charges as usual,the cameras are functioning well.Please try to Fix that as soon as possible and bring out a new update to correct this one.Urgently expecting a good result.Thanks.

  9. Just updated to Oreo on my note4 pro but the screen touch hangs most times and I’ll have be to restart the device please help n most cases slow

    • I have d same problem too on my note 4 pro . mine hangs whenever I click the on and of button. Wen I try to on it again the touchpad stop working

      • What can be done about it, I have even factory reseted my phone lost all my files yet it’s still the same, someone plz help

  10. Plz I want my normal version, am using note 4 l don’t like this new upgrade plz it just changed the settings on my phone.

  11. Wow! This is indeed a very good one for all the Infinix Note 4 Note 4 pro and Infinix Zero 5 users! I am just still praying to win the Infinix Note 4 from techvaz so that I will also be among the beneficiary to enjoy the first hand Android 8.0 Oreo update and I will try and do all my best to win the Infinix Note 4 from TechVaz


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