How to Soft & Hard Reset your Huawei Y6+

If someday your Huawei Y6+ appears knowing problems, really do not stress! Before you start seeking for complicated glitches located in the Android os, you can also check to do a Soft and Hard Reset of your Huawei Y6+. This task is generally user-friendly and may very well solve problems that may damage your Huawei Y6+.

Before engaging in any of the actions just below, take into account that it is important to create a backup of your Huawei Y6+. Even though the soft reset of the Huawei Y6+ should not cause loss of data, the hard reset is going to clear all the data. Do a total backup of the Huawei Y6+ thanks to its application or simply on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We will get started with the soft reset of your Huawei Y6+, the least difficult process.

Huawei Y6+

How to Soft Reset your Huawei Y6+

The soft reset of the Huawei Y6+ is going to allow you to take care of small problems such as a crashed application, a battery that heats, a display that freeze, the Huawei Y6+ that becomes slow…

The method is definitely very simple:

  • Simultaneously push the Volume Down and Power key until the Huawei Y6+ restarts (roughly 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your Huawei Y6+ (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is going to be a bit more definitive alternative. This method is going to erase all the information of the Huawei Y6+ and you will obtain a smartphone as it is when it is produced. You will have to save your valuable documents such as your pics, emails, text messages, records, … on your own computer or on the cloud such as Google Drive, DropBox, … before beginning the hard reset job of your Huawei Y6+.

To retrieve all your document soon after the reset, you can actually backup your data to your Google Account. For that, head over to:

  • Settings -> System -> Advanced -> Backup
  • Activate the backup

As soon you finished the backup, all you should do is:

  • System -> Advanced -> Reset options.
  • Erase all data (factory reset) -> Reset phone

You need to write your security code (or PIN) and once it is completed, go for Erase Everything.

Your Huawei Y6+ is going to delete all your data. It will take a little while. Immediately after the procedure is done, the Huawei Y6+ will restart with factory setup.


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About the Huawei Y6+

The size of your Huawei Y6+ is 72.1 mm x 143.6 mm x 8.3 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 155 g. The screen offers a resolution of 720 x 1280px (HD) for a usable surface of 66%.

The Huawei Y6+ mobile phone uses one Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 processor and one ARM Cortex-A7 (Quad-Core) with a 1.1 GHz clock speed. This smartphone doesn’t have a 64-bit architecture processor.

Related the graphic part, the Huawei Y6+ includes the Qualcomm Adreno 304 graphics card with 2 GB. You’ll be able to use 8 GB of memory.

The Huawei Y6+ battery is Li-Ion type with a full charge capacity of 2200 mAh amperes. The Huawei Y6+ was launched on July 2015 with Android 5.0 Lollipop

A problem with the Huawei Y6+? Contact the support: HUAWEI Support

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