How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 MAX with Safety Master Format?

Tips and tricks for fix HUAWEI P8MAX problems. The collaboration between tablet and smartphone, we call it as phablet. The HUAWEI P8 MAX is Android big smartphone with 6.8 inches LCD screen which have Content Adaptive Backlight Control / CABC technology for better screen view and color saturation at every movie and pictures we see at this phone screen. What we like from bigger LCD screen at HUAWEI P8 MAX is the facility of split screen for different applications run together at the same screen. With 64 bit octa core processor the specifications is very good and have high rating benchmark review.

What is Advantage of HUAWEI P8 MAX Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G LTE
LCD 6.8 inches with Full HD LTPS
Processor Octa-core with Quad-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53
Memory Internal 64 GB with 3 GB RAM
Main Camera 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels, autofocus, optical image stabilization, dual-LED (dual tone)
Front Camera 5 MP for Video Conference
Operating System Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Battery Li-Po 4360 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI P8MAX hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

With 64 GB internal memory, we can have many additional free or paid applications from Google Play Store. At first time we activate this phablet, we already have several important and interactive applications and good operating system. But we still can download more like Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, WeChat, Line Messenger, Blackberry Messenger (BBM), Skype, Viber, Path, Pinterest, Twitter and many more. With faster dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit), we can download and play HD 3D games without problems. But we have to know that some applications at Google Play Store may contain some viruses and malware which can make our HUAWEI P8 MAX become trouble like hang or stuck or bricks or freezing or LCD touch screen not responding when running applications. We need to force soft reset or force shutdown or force 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 always suggest to backup all important data or pictures or video files at HUAWEI P8 MAX before doing hard reset, because all important data will be wipe or remove when doing master format.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart HUAWEI P8MAX ?

When we install many applications from Google Play Store or offline APK files, we can find some trouble like hang or freezing that make our LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. We need to force shutdown or force soft reset or force reboot to restart all running applications from beginning, also delete temporary files and caches. Please press and hold POWER button until HUAWEI P8 MAX turn off by itself. After this phablet totally off, then press again POWER button to turn ON and ready to use. Doing soft reset or reboot will not remove any important data and all installed applications will keep there, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our HUAWEI P8 MAX still normally run, but we want to remove temporary files and caches, then 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 P8MAXwith Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HUAWEI P8 MAX 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 MAX
  6. The HUAWEI P8 MAX will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI P8MAXwith Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn of HUAWEI P8 MAX
  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 MAX, useVolume DownorVolume Upbutton to moving, and pressPower Buttonto Ok or Enter or Confirm

#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI P8MAXwith MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI P8 MAX
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser
  5. Choose the HUAWEI P8 MAX 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 MAX
  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 P8MAX (Reformat)?

We can install many interesting applications from Google Play Store or use offline APK files, but sometime that applications can become crash and make our HUAWEI P8 MAX become trouble and the operating system become corrupt or damage. In this conditions, we need to reformat or reinstall with clean factory default Android operating system restore. First we have to know that clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside HUAWEI P8 MAX ROM or internal memory. Therefore if the OS damaged and need to reinstall than we do not need to connect or download from other devices. Just follow or choose steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system or file source will be reinstall automatically at our HUAWEI P8 MAX.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for HUAWEI P8MAX forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

HUAWEI P8 MAX have good quality camera using high end camera reflex lens to give clear images with 13 megapixel and also already have optical image stabilization. We will have many good quality images or photos or videos which store at internal memory or external memory. Therefore we have to give more security protections to keep our important data and pictures and video still safe while our HUAWEI P8 MAX away from us or stolen or lost. We usually use screen lock pattern protections but some users also like to use password pin protections. What should we do when forgot the security protections pattern or password answer at HUAWEI P8 MAX? Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgotten security screen lock pattern or password pin protections at HUAWEI P8 MAX using Google account. At On conditions, try to give several time wrong answer continuously until this phone locked or freezing 30 seconds. At this time, we can type our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we still can not bypass using Google account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key or using MicroSD reformat steps above.

How to Improve Performance HUAWEI P8MAX to make run more faster?

Base by the specification and benchmark review, this small tablet have faster performance for doing and run almost all activity like office work, entertainment, playing games and many more, because HUAWEI P8 MAX use Octa core processor with double quad core processor. But why some users have slowly trouble at HUAWEI P8 MAX? Usually this problems comes from applications. This phablet have 3 GB RAM with Octa core processor, but having big memory does not mean unlimited. We have to know that some applications that we downloaded from Google Play Store will keep run in the background to wait data update or wait for command to run, like social media, chatting, games and something like that. If many of them run together, then our HUAWEI P8 MAX RAM and processor resources can become insufficient, then this phone will try to find which not use applications that it can force close, to give more free RAM capacity. This process can slow down our HUAWEI P8 MAX. Therefore, we have to uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our HUAWEI P8 MAX performance 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 MAX ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI P8 MAX to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Make HUAWEI P8 MAX Battery Stronger or Not Fast To Drain ?

This phone have big enough battery with 4360 mAh battery capacity. It is more then enough to make it work full one day without need to recharge. But we have to know that battery have limited lifetime, therefore after use about 2 years, the battery performance will be slowly downgrade. We have to consider replace the battery if we want to make it work better like new again. However, we still can do some adjustment to make HUAWEI P8 MAX work longer for daily activity. First, please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. Second, please disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth. We can choose GPS Battery Saving Mode if some apps want to know our locations.

4 thoughts on “How to Easily Hard Reset HUAWEI P8 MAX with Safety Master Format?”

  1. my Huawei p8 max does not charge fully,Max charging is till 86%. it also refuses to detect sd card.the speaker seems to have conked out as I can’t play music,neither can’t I watch Videos.ringer tone not functional too,it only vibrates when ringing.I also can’t also listen to the of the features look OK. is this a software issue?

    • Hi, we can not exactly sure about the problems causes unless check the hardware. However, you can try to make sure whether this problems comes from your Huawei P8 Max hardware or software by backup all important data and try to do hard reset using menu setting since your phone still can access this menu. The hard reset will reformat Huawei P8 Max operating system to factory default and then try to test some troubles which happen before.

  2. I have a huawei p8 max,I update my phone, then I found out that Google I can’t sign in ,play store can’t open,then I take to the phone technician, he tried every thing ,doesn’t work,even the factory reset,so how can you help with this problem

    • Hi, please note that HUAWEI P8 MAX already implement FRP (factory reset protection) to protect our phone when stolen or lost. Therefore we have to sign-in with previous Google account that have been use before performing hard reset. Please try to recover your Gmail account from Google website or use forgot email link to recover. However, you can try to discuss with Huawei authorized service center for more help.


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