Huawei P8

In this tutorial you will learn two very simple methods to reset Android on Huawei P8.

Huawei P8

It will return to it’s out of the box state, leaving you with the feeling of having a completely a new Huawei P8.

Before we start make sure the battery of your device is charged to at least 80%, to avoid any unwanted shutdowns.

If you have access to your Huawei P8, it’s also a good idea to do a backup of all your data, if it’s to any interest to you and you don’t want to loose it.

Next you need to decide which of the two methods better applies to your scenario.

If you have access to the Android OS of your Huawei P8, you can use the method that involves using software options. If on the other hand you forgot your lock pattern, for example, or you need to completely reset your phone, you will use the method that involves pressing a combination of hardware buttons.

Reset Android on Huawei P8 using software

To reset Android on your Huawei P8 selection some options that are part of the Android OS, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap on Backup & Reset
  3. Select Factory data reset
  4. Select Reset Phone

The process to reset Android will start automatically. Once it’s finished the device will restart having returned to it’s out of the box state.

Reset Android on Huawei P8 using hardware buttons

You will use this method to reset Android if your have lost access to your Huawei P8’s OS.

  1. Make sure your device is completely turned off.
  2. Press the Volume Up and Power button at the same time. When you see the Huawei and Android logo on the screen, let go of the Power button
  3. Using the Volume buttons to navigate through the options, select “Wipe data / factory reset” and confirm your selection using the Power button.
  4. The Huawei P8 will ask you again if you really want to wipe out all your data. Select the “Wipe data/factory reset” button to confirm and the process will start automatically. Wait until your device restarts, and it will back to factory settings, waiting for the new configuration.

You have now successfully reset Android, and hold in your hands a clean Huawei P8, ready for new life!

Huawei Ascend Y221

If you wish to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Y221 this is the tutorial for you.

Huawei Ascend Y221We will show you two methods to, in a very simple way, return your Huawei device to its factory settings.

Before starting with any of the two methods, make sure the battery of your Huawei Ascend Y221 is charged to at least 80% to avoid surprise shut downs.

You must now choose which method you will use. The first method is to be used if you have access to the applications menu and settings of your device. The other method is to be used if you do not have access to the Android OS of your Huawei Ascend Y221, for example if you forgot the lock pattern that you have previously set.

Reset android on Huawei Ascend Y221 via the applications menu

You will use this method to reset android if you have access to the Android OS on your device. Follow these easy steps and in no time you’ll have your Huawei Ascend Y221 as out of the box.

  • Go to Settings -> Backup & Reset
  • Select Factory data reset 
  • Select the option Reset Phone and then tap on Erase Everything.
  • Your Huawei Ascend Y221 will now start the process and reset Android. When it restarts it will be in it’s out of the box state.

Reset android on Huawei Ascend Y221 using hardware buttons.

If you have forgotten the lock pattern you set, or you cannot access the Android OS on your Huawei Ascend Y221 device for any other reason, this is the method you will use to reset Android. Follow these simple steps and you’ll be done in no time.

  • Turn off your device. To make sure it’s completely turned off, remove the battery for 5 to 10 seconds, and then reinsert it.
  • Press the Volume Up and Power buttons until you see the Android logo show up on the screen.
  • Using the Volume up and down buttons to navigate through the options, go to the Wipe data / Factory reset option, and press the Power button to confirm the selection.
  • Tap on the option to delete all user data and click the Power button to confirm the selection.
  • Select the option Reboot system now to start the process

And you’re done! You should now have your Huawei Ascend Y221 device back to it’s factory settings by following the steps to reset Android.

Huawei Ascend G700

This tutorial will explain you how to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend G700.

Reset Android Huawei Ascend G700

The Huawei Ascend G700 is a mobile Android device released in 2013, so perhaps at this time may be necessary to reset Android and return it to its factory state in order to regain original speed and / or to improve its functionality.

By resetting Android you will end up resolving software errors, regaining speed and such procedure will even cancel any misplaced settings you may have enabled on your Huawei Ascend G700.

This includes the patter blocking password: You can reset Android in order to eliminate any active blocking on your Huawei Ascend G700.

A word of caution: By performing a reset Android, you will completely clean your Android operating system, leaving your Huawei Ascend G700 just like when purchased, devoid of any personalized data or installed apps.

First technique to reset the Huawei Ascend Android G700

To reset Android on your Huawei Ascend G700 with this method, you must use the main menu. Just follow the steps and then you say:

  • Enters the application menu and go to Settings or Setup
  • In that tab select Backup and Restore
  • Then press Factory data reset
  • If your phone has an active lock code, you must write it to continue
  • Next tap Clear All, and confirm.
  • After a few minutes your Huawei Ascend G700 will restart, completely renewed.


You can reset Android on your Huawei Ascend G700 even if you are being blocked by a pattern lock password, by following these steps:

  1. Turn off your Huawei Ascend G700
  2. Press the VOLUME UP button and then, while pressing it, also press and hold the POWER button
  3. You’ll See an android with an exclamation point: You will release both buttons
  4. A menu will appear: Browse it with the volume buttons selecting “Wipe data / Factory reset”
  5. Press the POWER button in order to confirm this option
  6. You must select and confirm the same way the “Yes – Delete all user data” option
  7. After a time you will see the word “OK” and you will return into the main menu
  8. Finally will press the power button to restart your Huawei Ascend G700

Huawei Ascend Y200

In this tutorial we will teach you how to reset Android on the Huawei Ascend Y200.

Huawei Ascend Y200

We will explain two very simple ways to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Y200. Each method should be used depending on the situation … more on this later.

Please, also consider that when you reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Y200, it will perform a factory reset. This means that your personal data will be erased, including messages, contacts, installed apps and games and custom settings.

First method to reset ANDROID on your Huawei Ascend Y200

You will be able to  reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Y200 feven if you do not have access to the phone’s menu, perhaps because you forgot the lock pattern or  the Android operating system has suffered a critical misconfiguration:

  1. First turn off your Huawei Ascend Y200, remove the battery and wait 10 seconds to insert it again and continue
  2. Press the VOLUME DOWN button while also pressing the POWER button. This may take more than 10 seconds; until the recovery menu appears on the screen.
  3. With the VOLUME buttons navigate into the option to “Wipe Data / Factory Reset”; Confirm this by pressing the POWER button.
  4. Repeat the same steps but now with the option “Yes – Delete all user data”
  5. When the hard reset is complete press the power button again to restart your Huawei Ascend Y200

Congratulations, this was the “complicated” way to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend Y200. Now we will teach you the second process even simpler than this one above:


This second method will be able to reset Android only if your Huawei Ascend Y200 is still functional. Go into your Android’s main screen and from there tap the followin path:

Settings> Privacy> Backup and Restore> Reset phone> Erase everything

Wait a couple of minutes for the reset Android process to be completed and get a Huawei Ascend Y200 in  new and factory-fresh condition.

Huawei Ascend g300

Reset Android on your Huawei Ascend g300

The following tutorial will teach you how to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend g300. This will help you regain control of your Huawei phone, even if you lost your pattern lock password, it just  doesn´t run at the speed it should or the Android operating system keeps throwing errors at you.

To achieve reset Android have two options, both with the same purpose of achieving a factory data reset on your Huawei Ascend g300. Each method, however, is differently applied.


First way to reset Android on your Huawei Ascend g300

You will reset Android on your Huawei Ascend g300 by using the Android application menu, so for this method to work you need your phone in working condition. If it is the case, then you simply follow the steps below:

  1. From the Settings menu to enter Backup and Restore
  2. Tap Factory data reset
  3. After entering Reset Phone
  4. At the end , press Clear All

On this screen, your Huawei Ascend G300 will prompt you to format the memory card , if you do so, then all your data will be deleted ( images , videos , music, etc. ).

Wait some time after confirming, as the reset Android procedure can be a bit lengthy before you get access into your factory default phone and thus can enter the initial settings as if it was recently purchased.


In this alternative way to reset Android on the Huawei Ascend g300 method, you will gain access into the emergency Android recovery menu. Do not worry, it’s easier than you think, you only need to use a combination of buttons:

  1. Turn off your phone and wait a few seconds before going to the second step
  2. Press the VOLUME UP and the POWER buttons and hold
  3. When you see the recovery screen release both buttons
  4. Move inside the menu using the VOLUME buttons until “Wipe data / Factory reset” is selected
  5. Confirm it with the POWER button
  6. Do the same with ” Yes – Delete all user data” and wait for the process to complete
  7. Once back to the main screen confirms the “Reboot System Now” option and wait

Congratulations, you just reset Android on your Huawei Ascend G300: Your phone will reboot and you ‘re ready to use it as if you just bought it!