How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) with Safety Master Format?

Tips and tricks for solving problems at HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c. This phone have 4.5 inches LCD screen use Quad Core processor at 1.2 Ghz with 1 GB RAM. This phone comes with Android Kitkat operating system. The main camera at back side use 8 megapixel with dual LED light, this light will help us take better images / photo at low light situations. If we like to have selfie camera, then front 2 megapixel is enough for share at social media or use for video conference.

What is Advantage of HUAWEI HONOR BEE / HUWAEI Y5c Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA Dual simcard
LCD 4.5 inches
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
Memory Internal 8 GB with 1 GB RAM
Main Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, dual-LED flash
Front Camera 2 MP for Video Conference
Operating System Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Battery Li-Ion 1730 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone use Emotion UI 3.0 Lite for interactive user interface, with Android Kitkat as first factory default Android operating system, we can find some applications ready to use. But we still can add more free interesting applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, Blackberry Messenger (BBM), Skype, Viber, Path, Pinterest, Line, WeChat and many more. But we have to carefully choose which apps are safe for download, because some applications may contain some viruses or malware which can make our HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) become trouble like hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or boot logo loop or LCD touch screen not responsive. If we get this problems, then we have to force shutdown or force soft reset or force reboot to clean temporary files and caches. If the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please remember, all of our important data will be removed or wipe when we do hard reset, please do backup all important data before performing master format.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c ?

When we install bad applications, our phone can get some trouble like hang or freezing or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. Please force soft reset or force reboot or force shutdown to restart all running applications from beginning and also remove temporary files and caches which can make this phone become trouble. The battery of HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) is removable, therefore we can force shutdown by open the back cover case then remove the battery, wait about 5 seconds and put again battery in the right positions. Press again POWER button to turn this phone ON. This process will not remove any important data and also will not uninstall anything, so we can do this process anytime we want. If we need to restart all running applications while our phone still work normally, at ON state, press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

#Option 1, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c smartphone
  3. Don’t forget to backup all important data
  4. Go to menu:Setting > Backup & reset > Factory Data Reset> Reset Phone
  5. ChooseErase everythingto continue and confirm you ready to do the format HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c
  6. The HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn off HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c
  3. Press and Hold together:Power Button + Volume Up Buttonfor several seconds
  4. Follow the menu at LCD screen to continue the hard reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c, useVolume DownorVolume Upbutton to moving, and pressPower Buttonto Ok or Enter or Confirm

#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser
  5. Choose the HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c support and download the same version of firmware or update firmware
  6. Extract the downloaded folder, and copy all folder (include folder) into main root location of MicroSD
  7. Insert again the MicroSD to HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c
  8. Turn on Phone together with press and hold Power + Volume Up + Volume Down button until the Android logo appear
  9. Wait the process of update or reinstall the firmware will be less then 10 minutes.
  10. You can also update firmware using Updater applications at this phone.

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c (Reformat)?

Why should we have to reformat HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) ? Actually we do not need to reformat this phone when everything still work normally. But sometime after install several applications, we can get trouble because of bad applications or not compatible applications. If after uninstall that apps but the problems still happen, then maybe the operating system or firmware of HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) already damage or corrupt. If we sure our OS has been damage, then we should reformat or reinstall with factory default Android operating system. Please note, the clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) ROM or internal memory. That is why we do not need to copy or connect our HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) with other device. Just follow simple steps for hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

It is very sad if our HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) lost or stolen. Moreover we will worry if our important data is use for non appropriate conditions. Therefore we should always give more security protections at HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c). There are some options that use for protect our phone from non authorized user. Usually we use screen lock pattern because this options more easy to use, but some users still like to use password pin protections, all options are safe to use. However, sometime we forgot the answer for security protections, how to fix that? Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections at HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) using Gmail account. When the LCD screen ask for security answer, then we can try to give several time wrong answer continuously until this phone locked or freeze 30 seconds. At this period, we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, please press this button to write our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we still can not access our Google account at this phone, then we need to force hard reset or master format using hardware button combination key or using microSD card firmware update.

How to Improve Performance HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c to make run more faster?

The processor of HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) is using Quad core at 1.2 Ghz clock speed. We can run several applications without problems. The speed for running HD 3D Games also fine because it already have dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-400MP2. But why HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) become slowly? Usually this trouble because of applications problems. This phone have 1 GB RAM, this RAM can be easily insufficient if we install and run too many applications together. Moreover, some applications that we install from Google Play Store will keep run in the background to wait data update. These kind of apps can make our RAM become insufficient and make this phone become slowly, because it will try to find which old not use applications for force close. Therefore we should uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) performance become faster again like new, then we have to consider doing hard reset or master format.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Update HUAWEI HONOR BEE or HUWAEI Y5c operating system Android Lollipop ?

At the first time HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) release in the market, this phone has already installed with Android Kitkat version. Huawei give promise that at some time later, the Android Lollipop for HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) will available to update either with OTA or using download firmware manually and put it at MicroSD update firmware. But unfortunately until we write this information, we still not get exact time when HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) will get official operating system or firmware update.

8 thoughts on “How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR BEE (Y5c) with Safety Master Format?”

    • Hi, perhaps your Huawei Y5c is locked with specific network provider, then you have to use same provider GSM simcard. However, first you can try to use different simcard (although different network provider) to make sure it is locked or not. If still can not work, then try to hard reset yout Huawei Y5C using menu setting like steps at #option 1 above, because your phone still can boot properly. If all steps all done but your Huawei Y5c still can not response with your network provider, then you may ask further check at Huawei authorize service center.

    • Hi, unfortunately you can not find your lost Huawei Y5C because you have not activate anything. However, you may try to detect using Android Device Manager, but you also need to activate this at your Huawei Y5C before. But you may try to track from and login with same Google account which is use at your lost Huawei Y5C.

  1. I have installed software update zip in my Y5C…. it installed successfully but didnt restart…. even while using charge, battery charging is not showing in the screen… How to unbrick this phone…. please help me

    • Hi, please unzip the downloaded file and more all extracted folders to external memory and then follow steps at #Option 3 above carefully.

    • Hi, perhaps your Huawei Y5C operating system damaged or corrupt. You have to try doing hard reset using MicroSD card firmware flash like steps above. It will reformat your Huawei Honor Bee operating system to factory default.


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