How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) with Safety Master Format?

Tips and trick for solve problems at HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13,/GRA-UL00). Huawei P8 does not include ASCEND anymore at their name, so it will not call Huawei Ascend P8 but clearly HUAWEI P8, more easy to say and remember. This phone have 5.2 inches LCD screen with full HD LCD 1080p resolutions. The body is thin and light weight make this phone easy to use and bring anytime. We can use this phone with dual simcard GSM-GSM and also available to connect with 4G LTE for faster Internet connection. HUAWEI P8 can recognize USB flash drive using USB OTG connector.

What is Advantage of HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G LTE
LCD 5.2 inches
Processor Octa core with Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Memory Internal 16 GB or 64 GB with 3 GB RAM
Main Camera 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED (dual tone)
Front Camera 8 MP for Video Conference
Operating System Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Battery Li-Ion 2680 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

The HUAWEI P8 hav 2 options base by internal memory, 16GB is more cheaper then 64GB ROM, but both of them have 3 GB RAM for better multitasking applications. If we use single SIM card GSM at HUAWEI P8, then we will have external microSD slot which can use maximum 128 GB, but if we have dual SIM card, then HUAWEI P8 does not have external microSD slot, this is because the thinner body of HUAWEI P8. We will have several factory default applications, but we still can install more interesting free applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, Blackberry Messenger, WeChat, Line Messenger, Skype, Viber, Pinterest, Path, Twitter and many more. But we have to becareful before download free apps from Google Play Store, because some applications may have viruses or malware or not compatible apps for our HUAWEI P8, these kind of apps can make our HUAWEI P8 become hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or boot logo loop or LCD touch screen not responding. At this time we have to force soft reset or force shutdown or reboot to clean temporary files and caches. If this problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please note, we need to backup all important data before doing hard reset, because this process will remove all important data and pictures and installed applications. To backup all important data at HUAWEI P8 which does not have microSD slot, then we need to use USB OTG for flash drive or connect to computer to transfer data using USB cable.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) ?

When we install some bad applications at HUAWEI P8, then it can make this phone get trouble like hang or stuck or freezing in the middle of running applications and make the LCD screen become not responsive. We have to force shutdown or soft reset or reboot to restart all running applications and also remove temporary files and caches. Because the HUAWEI P8 unibody is thin then the battery is non removable or can not unplug the battery. Please press and hold POWER button until HUAWEI P8 restart or reboot or shutdown or soft reset by itself, after fully off then press again POWER button until this phone turn on again. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our HUAWEI P8 still run normally but we need to restart or soft reset then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

#Option 1, Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) 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 P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00)
  6. The HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn of HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00)
  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 P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00), useVolume DownorVolume Upbutton to moving, and pressPower Buttonto Ok or Enter or Confirm

#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00)
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser
  5. Choose the HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) 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 P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00)
  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 P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) (Reformat)?

This phone have wonderful 13 megapixel camera and also have several options to tweak better pictures. The optical image stabilization is something important to make our picture or video recording become better. When HUAWEI P8 release in the market this phone already use Android Lollipop operating system that make more easy to access camera. But we can also install some 3th party applications from Google Play Store to optimize photo result become more eye catching to share at social media. However some 3th party applications sometime can crash and make our HUAWEI P8 operating system become damage or corrupted. This problems can make our HUAWEI P8 become strange or can not run properly. We need to reinstall or reformat or restore with factory default Android operating system. First we need to know that clean factory default Android Lollipop file source already saved safely inside HUAWEI P8 ROM or internal memory, therefore we do not need to copy or connect with other device. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will reinstall or restore automatically.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

After having many good pictures or photo or movie at HUAWEI P8, we need to keep security protections to keep our data safe from unauthorized people or when stolen or lost. We can use factory default screen lock protections without need to install from Google Play Store, we recommended to use screen lock pattern because more easy and fast to use, but some users also like to use password pin protections. The problems comes when we forget the security protection answer, what we need to do? Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account. When this phone already ON, please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until HUAWEI P8 freezing or locked 30 seconds, we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button then we can give our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we can not access our Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.

How to Improve Performance HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) to make run more faster?

HUAWEI P8 using HiSilicon Kirin 930/935 process which have Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 for each processor. The benchmark review give good score for running many applications faster without problems. But why some user have slowly problem with their HUAWEI P8? Usually because of applications trouble. Some bad applications can consume more RAM and processor resources that can make HUAWEI P8 become slowly. The other possibility are because there are too many applications run in the background. Some applications from Google Play Store will keep run in the background without any notifications to wait for data update, all of them will consume RAM and processor resource, therefore our HUAWEI P8 RAM can processor resources can become insufficient if too many apps run together although this phone have 3 GB RAM. HUAWEI P8 will try to force close old not use running applications to give more free RAM, this procedure will slow down performance. Please uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our HUAWEI P8 run faster again like new, then we have to consider doing hard reset or master format.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

8 thoughts on “How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 (GRA-L09/GRA-L03/GRA-L13/GRA-UL00) with Safety Master Format?”

    • Hi, if you forgot security protections at your Huawei P8 (screen lock pattern or password pin protections) then you can try to unlock using Gmail account. Please turn on your Huawei P8, when it ask for answer, try to give several time wrong answer continuously until your Huawei P8 freezing or locked 30 seconds, at this moment you will find Forgot Password / Pattern button, please press that button then you can type your Google username and password that you have signed-in before. Please make sure your Internet connection active when you do this steps, because your Huawei P8 will ask authentication at Google server to unlock forgotten security protections. If still can not unlock, then you have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key or using microSD memory reinstall firmware.

  1. Display does not work, so I can not connect to a laptop. Now I want to sell the phone to work but I have to delete the contents to get into unauthorized hands. How do I do the best to me and my data from the phone remain available?

    • Hi, it is hard to make sure everything work at your phone unless we can see something at your Huawei P8 display. Doing master format using hardware button combination key or using microSD simcard will also need to make sure something from LCD screen. However, maybe you should fix the display first before sell this phone, then you can remove all important data first.

  2. hi,i tried to install the new software for p8 GRA-UL00 and then it keeps going on and off and cant stop it
    tried every thing you said and noting is working,please help

    • Hi, it seems that your Huawei P8 operating system has been damage because of software or applications installations. Please try to follow steps at #Option 3 above to reformat your Huawei P8 using microSD firware flash. It will reformat or hard reset your Huawei P8 operating system to factory default.

    • Hi, FRP is factory reset protection. It is work to protect our phone from stolen or hard reset by unauthorized people. Therefore we have to sign-in with previous Google account after force hard reset.


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