Tips and tricks to fix trouble at HUAWEI HONOR 7I / HUAWEI SHOT X. This phone have dual simcard GSM-GSM which can standby together. It have 5.2 inches LCD screen with Full HD resolutions up to 1080p. Qualcomm is the CPU at this phone using Quad Core 1.7 Ghz and Quad Core 1.2 Ghz clock speed 64 bit processor. When we want to buy this phone, we should make sure whether buy HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X with 16 GB internal memory with 2 GB RAM or other options is 32 GB internal memory with 3 GB RAM. For multitasking experience, using 3 GB RAM is better.


What is Advantage of HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G LTE Dual simcard
LCD 5.2 inches
Processor Quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Memory Internal 16 GB with 2 GB RAM
Memory Internal 32 GB with 3 GB RAM for ATH-AL00 type
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.0, 28mm, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Front Camera 13 MP for Selfie & Video Conference
Operating System Android Lollipop v5.1.1 can bu upgrade to Android Marshmallow
Fingerprint Sensor
Battery Li-Po 3100 Mhz



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

When we want to buy HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X, then we need to choose to have 16 GB ROM with 2 GB RAM or 32 GB ROM with 3 GB RAM. Both product already installed with Android Lollipop operating system. Users also will get several factory default applications like camera, social media and several other apps. Because this phone still have big free internal memory, then we can install more interesting applications like Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, WeChat, Blackberry Messenger (BBM), Skype, Viber from Google Play Store. But please be careful before download new applications, we suggest to read carefully user review before download, because some apps may contain viruses or malware. If we download that kind of apps, then our HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X can become hang or bricks or frozen or bootloop or LCD touch screen not responding. At this conditions we have to force shutdown or force reboot or force soft reset to clean temporary files and caches. If HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X can boot normally again, then we can try download good applications from Google Play Store to scan all content from virus or bad setting. If this problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please note, hard reset can make all important data wiped or removed, therefore we have to backup before doing hard reset.


How to backup data or Contact at HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X 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.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X ?

Having good smartphone is also need to have free capabilities to install many applications. With 16 GB or 32 GB ROM there are many applications that we can install from Google Play Store, but some applications maybe not always compatible with HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X, it can make our phone hang or LCD touch screen not responsive in the middle of running applications, what should we do? We have to force shutdown or reboot or soft reset to clean temporary files and caches, soft reset also will restart all running applications. Please press and hold POWER button until HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X restart by itself. When this phone already totally off, then please press and hold POWER button again to turn on this phone. This process will not remove anything and safe to do anytime we want. If our HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X still can boot properly, but we want to soft reset or reboot, then press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.



#Option 1, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X 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 HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X
  6. The HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn off HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X
  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 HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X, use Volume Down or Volume Up button to moving, and press Power Button to Ok or Enter or Confirm


#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser
  5. Choose the HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X 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 7I / SHOT X
  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 7I / SHOT X (Reformat)?

When we open HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X from the box, this phone already installed with Android Lollipop operating system with several factory default applications. Of course we will install many other applications from Google Play Store, but sometime they can become crash and make HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X os become corrupt or damage and make this phone can not work normally. We need to reinstall or reformat with factory default operating system. First we have to know that clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X ROM, therefore we do not need to copy or connect from other device. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically at HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X.



How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

We need to register our fingerprint to make HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X fingerprint sensor can use to secure our phone. The fingerprint sensor located at side body. There are also some other options to make this phone more secure keeping important data or photos, especially because this phone have good camera features with 13 megapixel clip main camera which can rotate as main camera at back body or front camera, so we can have the same camera hardware for main or front camera. That is why we really recommended to activate security protections to make all photos and video or other important data secure especially when HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X away from us or lost or stolen. The problems maybe happen when we forget what is security protections answer. What should we do? Do not worry because we can bypass or unlock forgot security protections at HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X using Google account. Please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X locked or freezing, at this time we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button, then we can type our Gmail username and password that we have already signed in before. If we can not unlock using Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key or use flashing firmware with external microsd simcard.


How to Improve Performance HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X to make run more faster?

Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 is main processor for HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X, this is octa core processor for run almost all applications without problems and also with fast GPU (graphic processor unit) to play HD Games. But why some users have slow trouble with HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X? We have to know that HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X still have limitation although we use 3 GB RAM and fast processor. Please note, some applications that we install from Google Play Store or offline APK files will keep run in the background to wait data update like social media or games or chatting. All applications will consume some amount of RAM. If many of them run together in the background or foreground, then our HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X RAM and processor resources will be insufficient. This phone will try to find old applications for force close to give system more resources. Therefore it will become slowly when this trouble happen. We recommend to uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X run faster again like new, then please consider to do hard reset or master format.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Update HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X operating system Android Marshmallow version 6?

Flip out camera is very interesting features at HUAWEI HONOR 7I / SHOT X. But when the first time this phone release in the market, the operating system is use Android Lollipop. However, all features including camera can work perfectly without any trouble, but sometime we still get several time firmware upgrade to fix some small bugs. Huawei also promise to give official Android Marshmallow update, therefore we have to wait the global release date. Usually we can get any information about firmware upgrade from notification bar.


Latest Discussions & Share Information:

[Q] I do hard reset the phone but it keeps saying this device has been reset, please sign in with the previous email addresss that sync with this device. Can I use a different gmail account to set the phone up as a new device?
[A] Hi, if you have done hard reset with proper way and the reformat finish the process, then you should may login with either with Old or New Gmail account. Please make sure you have follow the steps to reformat your Huawei Honor 7i. After everything done, then you may setup your phone like new again.