Huawei Honor 6 was announced in June 2014 and the phone was available for sale from August 2014. It features a 5.0 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with more than 16 million colors. It was a huge success for the company. At that time, it was one of most powerful devices available on the market. But as you know, with time, everything starts malfunctioning. Therefore, choosing to hard reset the Honor 6 would be the best thing to do.
The resolution of the display is 1080 x 1920(~ 445 pixel density). The processor of the smartphone is a Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A15 & quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A7; HiSilicon Kirin 920,while the graphic processor is Mali-T628 MP4. The phone has internal memory of 16 GB or even 32 GB and 2 GB or even 3 GB of RAM . The smartphone comes with Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow).
Even if it was designed to work at an optimal level, as any tech product on the market, it starts to work slower than usual after a period of time and even to freeze whenever you open some applications. Whenever you notice your device working slower than normal, you ought to try a software refresh. Why? The reason is due to the fact that this process can help you get rid of infections, software errors or simply delete any important data before a resell. Being very similar to a hard drive format on a conventional computer, a soft reset deletes everything and brings back the phone to a working state in a few minutes. There are two methods to perform a hard reset. First method, also known as soft reset can be performed if you follow a few steps:
- From the main screen you have to select Settings
- Tap on Backup&Reset and choose the ‘Factory data reset’ option.
- Select ‘Reset phone’, and confirm the whole operation tapping the action called ‘Erase everything’.
- Your phone will restart and it will start up with the factory settings.
Here is the second method:
- Turn off your device.
- Press and hold the Volume UP and the Power button.
- Your phone will reboot in Recovery mode. Use the Volume buttons to navigate in the menu and the Power button to select a command.
- Using the Volume buttons navigate to the Wipe data/Factory reset option and select it using the Power key.
- Your phone will reboot with the factory settings