Tips and tricks to fix HONOR 20i problems. This is Android smartphone from Huawei which use Full screen 6.21 inches LCD width, Full HD 1080 x 2340 pixels resolutions. That is small notch drop at top of screen for front camera without light flash. This phone use Android Pie 9.0 as factory default operating system. It is ready to use with Huawei Honor user interface EMUI version 9.1. Back camera triple camera 24 mp + 8 mp + 2mp. HONOR 20I use Huawei own manufactured processor Hisilicon Kirin 710 with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G51 MP4 for help playing simple games with good graphic. Find more review and information about how to solve troubles of HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) at community.


What is Advantage of HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G with Dual Simcard Slot
LCD 6.21 inches capacitive touch screen
Processor Octa-core 4 x 2.2 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4 x 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-G51 MP4
Memory Internal 64 GB or 128 GB or 256 GB
RAM 4 GB or 6 GB
Main Camera Triple 24 MP f/1.8 + 8 MP f/2.4 + 2 MP f/2.4
Main camera Features autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera 32 MP for selfie photography or video conference
Operating System Android Pie version 9.0
Battery Li-Po 3400 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

We have to know that sufficient internal memory is very important when we want to buy a smartphone. HONOR 20I have 3 options of internal memory start from 64 GB, 128 GB, 256 GB. The most expensive one use 256 GB. But we still an extend storage capacity using fast MicroSD camera, because HONOR 20I have external memory slot share with secondary network simcard. We can install many applications from Google Play Store like WeChat, Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp, Line Messenger, Viber, Skype, Telegram and some other more. But please note, that some apps may contain viruses or malware, especially new or not famous one. Therefore we have to read as many user review as possible before download that kind of applications. If we install bad apps, then our HONOR 20I may become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or some phone also become bootloop. They will not get Verified by Play Store when we want to download.

What do we have to do? First we have to try do soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files or caches that can make some trouble at this phone. If our HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) can boot again, then please directly download one good antivirus applications from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON, please choose only one we like. The antivirus will try to scan all installed applications and give recommendation setting to our phone. If the problems still happen, then next steps is doing hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or erase all important data, therefore we have to backup all data first before doing master format. Doing hard reset will remove all Google account from HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA). For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA)?

This phone can work without problems for many applications, but some apps may crash or corrupt that can make troubles like hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with any finger touch. We have to remove temporary files and caches inside this phone. Please press and hold POWER button until HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) shutdown or turn off by itself. If it is not work, then try to press and hold POWER + VOLUME DOWN together until shutdown. After it totally off, then we can press again POWER button to turn it ON. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) still can work properly, but we want to clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.


How to backup data or Contact at HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) ?


We can use MicroSD external memory for backup all important data using phone file manager application. We also can connect this phone to computer using USB data cable and copy all important data to computer using pc file manager.

If our HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) has already signed in with Google account, by default our contact will be synchronize in the background to Google server. Please make sure we check all contact at Google contact server using Internet browse to make sure backup is done.


#Option 1, Hard Reset HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) smartphone
  3. Don’t forget to backup all important data
  4. Go to menu: Setting > Backup & reset > Factory Data Reset > Reset Phone 
  5. Choose Erase everything to continue and confirm you ready to do the format HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA)
  6. The HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn off HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA)
  3. Press and Hold together: Power Button + Volume Up Button for several seconds
  4. Follow the menu at LCD screen to continue the hard reset HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) , use Volume Down or Volume Up button to moving, and press Power Button to Ok or Enter or Confirm


#Option 3, Hard Reset HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA)
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser or
  5. Choose the HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) 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 HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA)
  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 Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Many users does not aware about security things. We suggest to always secure all private and important data inside HONOR 20I from unauthorized users especially when HONOR 20I away from us or lost or stolen. Because after use several months, we will have many private videos and photos. Fingerprint is recommended to activate beside face unlock id recognizing. After register our fingerprint, then HONOR 20I will force us to choose secondary protections for backup, please use screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security answer or fingerprint sensor can not open with our finger-hand. What should we do?

Do not worry about this trouble, because Android already give solutions when we forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account to unlock it. However, because HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) already use latest Android version, then we have to force hard reset or master format using one following steps above. After finish reformat or hard reset, this phone will ask for Verify your account with previous Google Account. This is happen because Android already optimize the security using FRP (Factory Reset Protections), we have to make sure this phone is belong to us after finish hard reset. Therefore we have to remember and keep secure our Gmail username and password for bypass FRP at HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA).


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) ?

There is no secret hidden code for HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) ?

There are two phone memory type at HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) , one is internal memory and the other one is external memory. If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) as well. Please use menu setting to do hard reset or reformat using #option 1 above, but make sure to give checkbox mark at Erase Internal SD card / Internal storage. Then it will reformat the factory default operating system and remove or erase any data inside internal memory.

To reformat or wipe or erase all data at external memory, we can use menu Setting > Storage > Erase Internal Storage / SD Card. Please always make sure all data has already backup before reformat or wipe everything, because it is hard to recover formatted / wiped data at internal or external storage.


How to Make Battery of HONOR 20I (HRY-TL00T / HRY-AL00TA) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

HONOR 20I have enough battery capacity for work full one day without need to recharge. Becuase it use 3400 mAh battery capacity. The problems will happen for anyone who use this phone very often or use it for playing games or watch movie several hours continuously. The battery will fast to drain. How to make HONOR 20I work more longer? Please do some adjustment like make the possible lowest screen brightness to reduce battery usage. We also have to disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. If some apps want to use GPS, then please try to use GPS battery saving mode from menu Setting > Location.