Tips and tricks to fix HUAWEI NOVA 2S problems. Big screen 6 inches does not become problems anymore since new smartphone now use 18:9 aspect ration. This is also happen with HUAWEI NOVA 2S which use 6 inches screen with Full HD resolutions. This phone use Android Oreo version 8 as factory default operating system together with Huawei user interface EMUI 8.0. Dual simcard Hybrid is very important for some users, and HUAWEI NOVA 2S already have dual simcard with maximum 4G LTE data broadband.  Find more information about how to solve troubles of HUAWEI NOVA 2S at community.


What is Advantage of HUAWEI NOVA 2S Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G with Dual Simcard Slot
LCD 6 inches capacitive touch screen, aspect ratio 18:9
Processor Octa-core 2.36 GHz Cortex-A53 & 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T830 MP2
Memory Internal 128 GB with 6 GB RAM
Memory Internal 64 GB with 4 GB / 6 GB RAM
Main Camera Dual 16 MP (f/1.8) + 20 MP (f/1.8), phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera Dual 20 MP, f/2.0 + 2 MP with LED flash for Video Conference and selfie photography
Operating System Android Oreo version 8.0
Battery Li-Ion 3340 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery HUAWEI NOVA 2S hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

There are two options if we want to buy HUAWEI NOVA 2S base by internal memory. The smallest is 64 GB with 4 GB or 6 GB RAM, and the bigger one is 128 GB internal memory with 6 GB RAM. RAM is very important for multitasking applications, while internal memory is very important for install many interesting applications from Google Play Store like Whatsapp, Facebook, Telegram, WeChat, Line Messenger, Viber, Skype, Snapchat, Instagram, Blackberry Messenger (BBM). HUAWEI NOVA 2S does not have dedicated external memory slot, but we still can use MicroSD memory card at slot 2 network card, so the second slot is hybrid share for external memory or simcard provider. We have to know that Google Play Store may content bad applications, especially new or not famous applications. That kind of apps will not get Google Play verified. If we install that bad apps, then our HUAWEI NOVA 2S will get some trouble 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 NOVA 2S 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 NOVA 2S. 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 NOVA 2S ?

Soft reset is the same meaning with reboot or restart. Actually we do not need to do this process if our phone still can work fine. But if some problems happen like crash or corrupt than this trouble can make our phone work not normal or hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. Please press and hold POWER button until HUAWEI NOVA 2S 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 HUAWEI NOVA 2S 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 NOVA 2S ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our HUAWEI NOVA 2S 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 NOVA 2S with Software Menu :

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


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#Option 2, Hard Reset HUAWEI NOVA 2S with Hardware Key Button :

  1. Please make sure the battery is not empty
  2. Turn off HUAWEI NOVA 2S
  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 NOVA 2S, use Volume Down or Volume Up button to moving, and press Power Button to Ok or Enter or Confirm


#Option 3, Hard Reset HUAWEI NOVA 2S with MicroSD card Firmware Update:

  1. Make sure the battery if fully charge
  2. Turn off the HUAWEI NOVA 2S
  3. Remove the MicroSD and connect to computer or PC
  4. Download firmware from computer browser or
  5. Choose the HUAWEI NOVA 2S 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 NOVA 2S
  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 HUAWEI NOVA 2S forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Almost full screen LCD is very interesting at this phone. Moreover, we also can take beautiful pictures from dual main camera with 16 megapixel + 20 megapixel, or for selfie lover, HUAWEI NOVA 2S use dual front camera 20 megapixel + 2 megapixel with LED flash light to help take more bright pictures at low light situations. Beside good camera, HUAWEI NOVA 2S also have big internal memory options which make this phone can keep a lot of important data and private pictures. Of course we do not want our important files can be taken or access from unauthorized people. Therefore we need to secure our data when HUAWEI NOVA 2S away from us or lost or stolen. First we can use fingerprint sensor which available at front body bellow LCD screen. This sensor is not active at the beginning. We need to activate first and register our finger hand to make this phone can recognize to unlock. If we want to use other security protections, then we can use alternative options like screen lock 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. Please turn on this phone, when it ask for security answer, then please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until HUAWEI NOVA 2S locked or freezing about 30 seconds. At this situations we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button. Press this button, to give our Gmail username and password account that we have already signed-in before. If we still can not access Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key above.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format HUAWEI NOVA 2S ?

There is no secret hidden code for HUAWEI NOVA 2S to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at HUAWEI NOVA 2S ?

There are two phone memory type at HUAWEI NOVA 2S, 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 NOVA 2S 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 NOVA 2S Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

Like other NOVA family, this phone also use 3340 mAh battery capacity. Still good enough to make this phone work full one day without need to recharge. But some heavy users which have a lot of social media group chat or heavy gamer will need more bigger battery, but we can not replace HUAWEI NOVA 2S battery with bigger capacity, because this phone battery is not removable. To prolong battery life, then please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. We also need to disable all not use connections like Wifi or Bluetooth or GPS. It is easy to enable once we want to use it from drop down notifications. Some default applications will need to known our locations like camera or maps, then please use GPS battery saving mode to reduce battery usage.