How to Easily Master Format HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i) with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix problems at HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE. This phone have other name for some other country such as Huawei Honor 9i or Huawei Nova 2i or Huawei Maimang 6. This is lite version of Huawei Mate 10, but still have same screen size with 5.9 inches with new aspect ration 18:9 at the LCD screen. The resolution is FullHD at 1080p. Android Nougat is first installed operating system and ready to use together with EMUI 5.1. We do not have other options for internal memory, but the default is good enough with 64 GB total storage and 4 GB RAM for multitasking. Find more information about how to solve some trouble of HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE at community.

What is Advantage of HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i) Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G with Single or Dual Simcard Slot
LCD 5.9 inches capacitive touch screen
Processor Octa-core 2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T830 MP2
Memory Internal 64 GB with 4 GB RAM
Main Camera Dual 16 MP + 2 MP, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera Dual 13 MP, f/2.0 + 2 MP for Video Conference and selfie photography
Operating System Android Nougat version 7.1
Battery Li-Ion 3340 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone use their own processor with HiSilicon Kirin 659, it can work without problems for almost all applications with low battery usage. HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE have 64 GB internal memory with 4 GB RAM for multitasking, we can install many interesting application from Google Play Store like Facebook, Telegram, WeChat, Line Messenger, Whatsapp, Skype, Instagram, Snapchat, Viber, Blackberry Messenger (BBM). Because all installed applications will use internal memory to keep their main data. Please read carefully many user reviews before install new or not famous applications, because sometime they may contain viruses or malware that can make some trouble at HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE like stuck or bricks or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive or LCD screen not responding with our finger touch. What 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE. 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE ?

After install many applications, sometime the wrong setting or bad update can make installed applications crash or corrupt that make HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE become crash or corrupt that can make this phone work not normal or hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. Please press and hold POWER button until HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE shutdown or turn off by itself. 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i)with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 MATE 10 LITE
  6. The HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i)with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn off HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE
  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 MATE 10 LITE, useVolume DownorVolume Upbutton to moving, and pressPower Buttonto Ok or Enter or Confirm

#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i)with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser or
  5. Choose the HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 MATE 10 LITE
  8. Turn on Phone together with press and holdPower + Volume Up + Volume Downbutton 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Dual camera is very important either for main camera or front camera. The dual camera can make our photo become more realistic and wide. We also can do some DOF effect with dual camera for portrait photo. Big internal memory will make this phone keep many important data and private pictures/video recording, therefore we need to secure our data from unauthorized people when this phone away from us or lost or stolen. Please activate fingerprint sensor, because it already have this sensor which located at back side of body bellow main camera. We need to register several time of our fingerprint to make HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE can recognize our fingerprint to unlock security protections. If we do not like to use fingerprint, then we can use other screen lock options like pattern or password pin protections which already available from beginning. 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE ?

There are two phone memory type at HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE, 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE 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 HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE (NOVA 2i / HONOR 9i)Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

This phone have 3340 mAh battery capacity. This is still enough to work full one day for standard activity. But if the users are very active, then we will need more bigger battery. But like other HUAWEI MATE family phone, HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE battery is not removable, that is why we can not replace with bigger capacity to use for active users with a lot of social media group chat or playing games several hours or watch full movie. However we still can do some adjustment to make our HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE battery work more longer. First try to adjust LCD screen brightness as low as possible, because more bright we use LCD light, then more battery power it will use. Second, please disable all not use connections inside this phone like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth or NFC. We can turn it on when we need to use that. Some applications like main camera or map need to know our location to give best performance for applications activity, then please use GPS battery saving mode from menu Setting.

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