Contents Foreword First-class functions Wide aperture mode Safe Launching the camera from gallery QR code Privacy protection Getting started Your phone at a glance Inserting the micro-SIM card and nano-SIM card Removing the micro-SIM card and nano-SIM card Inserting a microSD card Removing the microSD card Locking and unlocking the screen Dual-card settings...
Sharing your phone's mobile data connection Transferring data through Bluetooth Transferring data using Wi-Fi Direct Transferring data between your phone and computer Transferring data between your phone and a USB storage device Multi-screen display Huawei Beam Applications Managing applications Backup...
Contents Smart Controller Phone Manager Calendar Clock Weather Note FM radio Phone settings Turning on location services Modifying tone settings Modifying display settings Turning on one-hand UI Turning on gloves mode Turning on the suspend button Changing the lock screen style Turning on or off airplane mode Setting the PIN of your SIM card Setting up an account...
Foreword All pictures and illustrations in this document are for your reference only. The actual product may vary. Features in this guide are for your reference only. Some features may not be supported by all phones. Symbols and definitions Highlights important information and tips, and Note provides additional information.
First-class functions Wide aperture mode In wide aperture mode, you can manually increase the aperture for a shallow depth of field and blurry background or decrease it to bring the foreground and background into focus. On the home screen, touch Camera.
First-class functions Adding files to the Safe On the home screen, touch Files. Under Categories or Local, touch Enter the password, and touch Done. Touch Add. Follow the onscreen instructions and select files you want to add to the Safe. Touch to add the selected files to the Safe.
First-class functions Scanning a QR code using Camera On the home screen, touch Camera. Frame the QR code with the camera. The camera will automatically scan the QR code entry. Touch the QR code entry to view details. Privacy protection If you have private data in your phone that you wish to keep hidden from others, you can enable privacy protection and set two different passwords, one for yourself and one for guests.
First-class functions Disabling privacy protection On the home screen, touch Settings. Under All, touch Security. Touch Privacy protection. Enter the owner password, and touch Next. Touch the Privacy protection switch to disable privacy protection. After privacy protection is disabled, your owner password will function as the screen unlock password and the visitor password will be invalid.
Getting started Your phone at a glance Headset jack Front camera Status indicator Navigation bar Microphone Micro-USB port microSD card slot/Nano- Micro-SIM card slot SIM card slot Power button Volume button Proximity sensor/Ambient Earpiece light sensor Noise reduction Rear camera microphone...
Getting started Flash NFC sensor area Speaker Do not block the area around the ambient light and proximity sensor. When you attach a protective film to the screen, make sure it does not block the sensor. Navigation bar Touch to return to the previous screen or exit the Return current application.
Getting started Insert an eject tool or paper clip into the hole on the SIM card trays to eject them. Exercise caution when using the SIM eject tool to avoid injury or damaging your phone. Keep it away from children. Gently pull out the SIM card trays.
Getting started Removing the micro-SIM card and nano-SIM card Make sure your phone is turned off before you remove the micro-SIM card and nano-SIM card. Insert an eject tool or paper clip into the hole on the SIM card tray to eject it (a).
Getting started Gently take out the microSD card tray. Place the microSD card into the card tray. Make sure the gold contact area and beveled edge of the microSD card are facing the right directions (a). Then push the card tray back into place (b). Removing the microSD card Unmount the microSD card before you remove it;...
Getting started Carefully take out the microSD card. Locking and unlocking the screen Locking the screen • Method 1: Press the power button to manually lock the screen. • Method 2: After being idle for a specified period of time, your phone automatically locks its screen.
Getting started Dual-card settings Enabling or disabling a SIM card You can install two SIM cards to your phone and use one or both of them at the same time. When you do not need to use a SIM card, disable it. On the home screen, touch Settings.
Getting started Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Flick down from the status bar to open the notification panel. Under Shortcuts, touch and hold to display the Wi-Fi settings screen. Touch the Wi-Fi switch to turn on Wi-Fi. Your phone then scans for available Wi-Fi networks and displays them.
Getting started If you have a microSD card installed, you can use your phone as a USB storage device, read data from its USB flash drive microSD card, and transfer data to and from a computer. For details, see USB flash drive mode.
Getting started Touchscreen gestures Touch: Tap an item once. For example, touch an application to select or open it. Touch and hold: Touch and leave your finger on the screen for 2 seconds or more. For example, touch and hold a blank area on the home screen to enter editing mode.
Getting started Spread apart and pinch together: Spread two fingers apart to zoom in, and pinch them together to zoom out on a map, web page, or picture. Pinch three fingers together: On the home screen, pinch three fingers together to display screen thumbnails.
Getting started • Pick up: Pick up the phone to reduce the ring volume of incoming calls, alarms, and timers. • Raise to ear: When a call comes in, raise your phone to your ear to answer it. Similarly, from the call or contact details screen, raise your phone to your ear to call the corresponding number.
Getting started • Double touch: Double-touch the screen to turn it on. • Draw: When your phone's screen is turned off, draw a letter to open the corresponding application. Motion control may vary according to phone models. Status icons Status icons may vary according to your region or service provider. Signal strength No signal GPRS network connected...
Getting started Receiving location data Vibration mode enabled from GPS Silence mode enabled Alarms enabled Charging Battery full Battery low Call in progress Missed calls New messages New emails New voicemails Selecting an input method Wi-Fi network available Connected to a Wi-Fi Uploading data network Downloading data...
Getting started Home Your home screens are where you can find your favorite widgets and all your applications. We did away with the application list to give you a more convenient and direct path to your applications. Status bar: displays notifications and icons. Flick down from the status bar to open the notification panel.
Getting started Switching between home screens Running out of space on the home screen? Not to worry. Your phone lets you create additional home screens. Auto-rotate screen If you rotate your phone when browsing a web page or viewing a photo, your screen automatically changes between landscape and portrait views.
Getting started Organizing applications and widgets on the home screen The following operations allow you to organize your application, widget, or folder: • Adding a widget: On the home screen, touch and hold a blank area to display the Widgets option menu.
Getting started Notification Status indicator The status indicator on your phone indicates the following information in different status: • Blinking red: The battery level is low. • Steady red (when charging): The battery level is low. • Steady yellow (when charging): The battery level is medium. •...
Getting started Touch to enable or disable automatic brightness. Touch the shortcut switches on the notification panel to turn on or off the functions. Touch to customize the shortcut switch list. Accessing applications Starting applications and switching between them On the home screen, touch an application icon to open it. To switch to another application, touch Home to return to the home screen, and touch the icon of the application you want to open.
Getting started Touch Standard to switch from simple home screen to standard home screen. Changing the theme On the home screen, touch Themes. Select a theme and touch Changing the wallpaper Touch and hold a blank area on the home screen to enter editing mode. Touch Wallpapers.
Getting started Changing the font size On the home screen, touch Settings. Under All, touch Display. Touch Font size and select a font size. Texting Your phone comes with multiple text input methods. You can quickly enter text using the onscreen keyboard. •...
Getting started Huawei Swype input method Slide across letters to enter a word. Touch to switch between lowercase and uppercase letters. Touch and hold to go to the input settings screen. Touch to enter numbers and symbols. • Touch to enter a space.
Getting started Android input method • Touch to switch between lowercase and uppercase letters. • Touch and hold or quickly touch twice to turn on caps lock. Touch to enter numbers and symbols. • Touch to enter a comma. • Touch and hold to open the Input options...
Getting started Editing text You can select, cut, copy, and paste text on your phone. • Select text: Touch and hold the text to bring up . Then drag to select more or less text, or touch Select all to select all text in the text box.
Calls and contacts Making a call Smart dialing Smart dialing lets you quickly find contacts by entering parts of their names or numbers. On the home screen, touch Dialer. Under Dialer, enter the initials or first few letters of a contact's name, or part of the contact's phone number.
Calls and contacts Making an emergency call In the event of an emergency, you will still be able to make emergency calls without the use of a SIM card. However, you must still be in the coverage area. On the home screen, touch Dialer.
Calls and contacts Answering or rejecting a call When a call comes in, you can press the volume button to mute the ringtone. • Drag right to answer the call. • Drag left to reject the call. • Drag up to reject the call and send the caller a message. On the dialer screen, touch >...
Calls and contacts What you can do during a call Touch > to place the current call on hold, and then touch again to resume the call. Touch to mute or unmute the microphone. Touch to start a three-way call. Before you use three-way calling, make sure you have subscribed to this service.
Calls and contacts Answering a third-party call Before you answer a third-party call, make sure that you have turned on call waiting. If a call comes in when you are already in another call, drag right to answer the new call and place the first call on hold. To switch between the two calls, touch >...
Calls and contacts You can also touch and hold the number you want to add, and touch Create new contact Save to existing contact. Deleting call records On the home screen, touch Dialer. Under Dialer, you can: • Touch and hold a contact name or phone number, and then touch Delete entry to delete the call record.
Calls and contacts Enter the phone number to which you want to forward calls, and touch Enable. Enabling call waiting Enable call waiting to answer another incoming call when you are already in a call and switch between the two calls. On the home screen, touch Dialer.
Calls and contacts Deleting a contact On the home screen, touch Contacts. Touch > Delete. Touch the contacts you want to delete or touch Select all to select all contacts. Touch Touch Delete. Searching for a contact On the home screen, touch Contacts.
Calls and contacts Importing contacts from a SIM card On the home screen, touch Contacts. Touch > Import/Export > Import from card 1 Import from card Touch the contacts you want to import or touch Select all to select all contacts, and then touch Choose the location you want the contacts to be imported to.
Calls and contacts Exporting contacts to a storage device On the home screen, touch Contacts. Touch > Import/Export > Export to storage. Touch Export. Choose where you want to export the contacts from and touch OK. To view the .vcf file you just exported, open Files. By default, the file is saved to the root directory of your phone's internal storage.
Calls and contacts Adding a contact to your favorites On the home screen, touch Contacts. Touch and hold the contact you want to add to your favorites, and then touch Add to favorites. You can also touch > Add to favorites on a contact details screen to add the contact to your favorites.
Calls and contacts • Touch Rename to edit the group name. Sending messages or emails to a contact group On the home screen, touch Contacts. Touch Groups and select the contact group you want to send a message or email to. Touch to send a message or touch to send an email.
Messaging and email Sending a text message On the home screen, touch Messaging. In the list of message threads, touch Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number. You can also touch to enter the contact list screen and choose a contact or contact group.
Messaging and email Managing messages Forwarding a message On the home screen, touch Messaging. In the list of message threads, touch a contact name or phone number to view the conversation thread. Touch and hold the message you want to forward, and touch Touch the recipient text box and enter the contact name or phone number.
Messaging and email Deleting a thread On the home screen, touch Messaging. From the message list, touch and hold the thread you want to delete, and touch Adding an email account Adding a POP3 or IMAP email account Certain parameters must be set when you add a POP3 or IMAP email account. For details, contact your email service provider.
Messaging and email Enter your email address, domain name, user name, and password, and touch Next. Follow the onscreen instructions to configure the email settings. The system then automatically connects to the server and checks server settings. When the Exchange account is set up, the Inbox screen is displayed.
Messaging and email Mail retrieval may be slightly delayed, depending on the network condition. Flick down from the Inbox to refresh your email list. Setting up an account Switching between email accounts If you have logged into multiple email accounts on your phone, switch to the one you want to use before you view or send emails.
Camera and Gallery Capture screen Touch to set the flash mode. Flick left or right to switch the capture mode. Touch to view your photos and videos. • Touch to switch to photo mode. • Touch and hold to take burst shots, and release your finger to stop.
Camera and Gallery Touch to switch between the rear and front cameras. Touch for more options. Taking a photo On the home screen, touch Camera. Frame the scene you want to capture. Your phone will automatically determine a focus point. You can also touch a point on the screen to focus the camera on it.
Camera and Gallery • Capture smiles: Touch and enable this under Settings. Your photo will automatically take a photo when it detects a smile. • Object tracking: Touch and enable this under Settings. Touch an object on the capture screen. Your camera will keep it as the focus point while capturing a photo.
Camera and Gallery Touch Taking a photo using audio control On the home screen, touch Camera. Touch > > Audio control. Touch Audio control to switch to audio control mode. Frame the scene you want to capture. Your phone will take a photo when the surrounding noise reaches a certain decibel level.
Camera and Gallery Video shooting mode On the video shooting screen, touch > to select a video shooting mode. • Beauty mode: Enable automatic beauty mode while recording. • Object tracking: Select an object as a focus point while recording. •...
Camera and Gallery Playing a slideshow On the home screen, touch Gallery. View the album in timeline mode and touch > Slideshow. Touch the screen to stop the slideshow. Editing a photo You can adjust the photo brightness, saturation, and size, and beautify portraits in the photo.
Camera and Gallery Sharing a photo or video You can share your photos or videos in various ways. On the home screen, touch Gallery. Touch the photo or video you want to share. Touch , choose a sharing method, and follow the onscreen instructions to share your photo or video.
Music and video Adding songs You can copy songs to your phone and immerse yourself in a world of extraordinary sound anytime. Add songs to your phone by: • Copying songs from your computer using the USB cable. For details, see mode.
Music and video Touch the playing song to enter the main playback interface. • Flick left or right to switch between the album cover, playlist, and lyrics. • Touch this area, and music volume adjustment, playback modes, and options menu will be displayed. Touch to add the playing song to a playlist.
Music and video Creating a playlist On the home screen, touch Music. Touch Playlists > Create new playlist. Name the playlist and touch Save. In the displayed dialog box, touch Add. Select the songs you want to add and touch Playing a playlist On the home screen, touch Music.
Music and video Playing a video On the home screen, touch Videos. Touch the video you want to play. To stop the video playback, touch Touch to lock the screen. After the screen is locked, you will not be able to perform any operations on the video playing interface.
Network and sharing Turning on mobile data On the home screen, touch Settings then All. Under Wireless & networks, touch More. Touch Mobile networks. Touch Data enabled to enable your phone's mobile data service. When you don't need to access the Internet, turn off mobile data to save battery power and reduce mobile data usage.
Network and sharing Connecting to a Wi-Fi network using WPS Wi-Fi protected setup (WPS) lets you quickly connect to a Wi-Fi network. Simply press the WPS button or enter the PIN to connect your phone to a Wi- Fi router that supports WPS. On the home screen, touch Settings.
Network and sharing USB tethering You can share your phone's data connection with a computer using a USB cable. To use USB tethering, you may need to install your phone's driver on the computer or establish a corresponding network connection, depending on your computer's operating system.
Network and sharing Renaming your phone By default, your phone model is used as your phone name after Bluetooth is turned on. You can change the name to one that's more personal and easier to find. On the home screen, touch Settings.
Network and sharing Transferring data using Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct allows two devices to connect to each other for data transmission without using any access point. Connecting two devices using Wi-Fi Direct Before you use Wi-Fi Direct to connect two devices, ensure that you have turned on the Wi-Fi network connection on both devices.
Windows Media Player. HiSuite mode HiSuite is a file transfer application developed by Huawei that lets you back up, synchronize, and transfer data between your phone and computer. Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the computer.
Compatible USB storage devices include USB flash drives, card readers, and phones that have a microSD card inserted. To purchase a USB OTG cable, please contact an authorized Huawei retailer or your device vendor. USB cable...
Android TV Box manual. Huawei Beam Huawei Beam lets you quickly share data between two Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled phones. To beam a web page or contact to another phone, place the two phones back to back and touch the content.
Huawei Beam. Sharing a web page or contact through Huawei Beam Before you use Huawei Beam to share a web page or contact, make sure that both phones are not locked and that NFC and Huawei Beam are enabled.
Applications Managing applications Downloading applications A wide selection of applications are available from a variety of sources. You can: • Download applications from App Center. • Download applications from web pages using the browser on your phone. • Download applications using a computer, and copy the applications to your phone.
Applications Sharing an application On the home screen, touch and hold the application you want to share until is displayed at the top of the screen. Drag the application to On the displayed screen, select a sharing method and follow the onscreen instructions to share the application.
Applications Backing up data to a USB storage device Connect a USB storage device to your phone using a USB OTG cable. Make sure your phone can detect the USB storage device. On the home screen, touch Tools > Backup. Touch >...
Applications If the backup file has been encrypted, enter the password when prompted, and touch OK. Select the data you want to restore, and touch Restore. Smart Controller Your phone comes with an infrared sensor, which enables your phone to double as a remote control for various home appliances, including TVs, set- top boxes (STBs), air conditioners, and DVD players.
Applications Customizing a remote control You can customize a remote control for a home appliance if no default remote controls are available. On the home screen, touch Tools > Smart Controller. Touch > Customize. Slide your finger across the screen to select the remote control you want to customize.
Applications Phone Manager Phone Manager is a free system management application that lets you better protect and manage your phone. With Phone Manager, you can: • Optimize the system performance by diagnosing your phone, cleaning out trash files, and more. •...
Applications Harassment filter On the home screen, touch Phone Manager. You can then: • Touch Harassment filter to set a blacklist to block unwanted messages and calls. • Touch Notification manager to block unwanted push notifications. • Turn on Do not disturb.
Applications • On the week view, flick left or right to switch between weeks. • On the day view, flick left or right to switch between days. Synchronizing a calendar On the home screen, touch Calendar. Touch > Calendars to display.
Applications Using the world clock On the home screen, touch Clock. Under World clock, you can: • Add a city: Touch , enter a city name or choose a city from the city list, and touch the city you want to add. •...
Applications Weather Weather allows you to check the weather forecast for your location and many cities across the globe. Adding a city Add cities to check their real-time weather information. On the home screen, touch Tools > Weather. Touch > and enter a city name.
Applications Note Adding a note On the home screen, touch Tools > Notepad. Touch New note and enter your note's content. Touch to add an image. Touch After the note is saved, you can also share, delete, or add it to your favorites. Modifying your note settings On the home screen, touch Tools...
Applications Listening to FM radio On the home screen, touch Tools > Radio. Touch to enable or disable the speaker. Touch to turn on or off the FM radio. Touch to return to the previous station. Touch to go to the next station. Touch to add the current station to your favorites.
Phone settings Phone settings Turning on location services Before you use a map or navigation application, make sure you have turned on location services. On the home screen, touch Settings. Under All, touch Location access. Touch Access my location to turn on your phone's location services. Touch Location mode.
Phone settings • Touch Card 1 phone ringtone Card 2 phone ringtone to select a ringtone. • Touch Default notification tone to set a notification tone. • Touch System to turn on or off the notification tone or vibration when you touch or lock the screen, dial a number, and more.
Phone settings Turning on one-hand UI One-hand UI makes using a phone with a large screen much easier. On the home screen, touch Settings then the tab. Under Smart assistance, touch More. Touch One-hand Touch One-hand UI to turn on one-hand UI. When one-hand UI is turned on, touch the arrow on either side of the screen to move the dialer or other operation area to the side of your choice.
Phone settings Touch to expand the suspend button. From the expanded menu, you can: • Touch to return to the previous screen or exit the current application. • Touch to return to the home screen. • Touch to display a list of recently used applications. •...
Phone settings Setting a screen unlock pattern On the home screen, touch Settings. Under All, touch Security. Touch Screen lock > Pattern. Connect at least four dots to draw a pattern, and draw the pattern again for confirmation. Set a screen unlock PIN as an alternative method to unlock your phone should you forget your unlock pattern.
Phone settings Turning on or off airplane mode Your phone's signal reception or transmission may interfere with an airplane's flight system. Power off your phone or switch to airplane mode as required when you are on a flight. In airplane mode, your phone's wireless features are disabled, but you can still listen to music or play games using your phone.
Phone settings Generally, SIM cards only allow a limited number of consecutive retries if an incorrect PIN is entered. If this limit is exceeded, you must enter a PIN unblocking key (PUK), which you can obtain from your service provider. The number of consecutive attempts to enter the PUK incorrectly is also limited.
Using unauthorized third-party software to update your phone may damage your phone or put your personal information at risk. It is recommended that you update through your phone's online update feature or download official update packages from Huawei's official website. •...
Phone settings Online update may incur excessive data usage fees. It is recommended that you update over Wi-Fi instead. Setting the date and time On the home screen, touch Settings. Date & Under All, touch time. On the Date & time screen, you can: •...
Phone settings Accessibility You can turn on or off accessibility features, such as zoom magnification and large font. On the home screen, touch Settings. Under All, touch Accessibility. Select the accessibility features you want to enable.
Safety information This section contains important information about the operation of your device. It also contains information about how to use the device safely. Read this information carefully before using your device. Electronic device Do not use your device if using the device is prohibited. Do not use the device if doing so causes danger or interference with other electronic devices.
Safety information • Do not store or transport the device in containers with flammable liquids, gases, or explosives. Traffic security • Observe local laws and regulations while using the device. To reduce the risk of accidents, do not use your wireless device while driving. •...
Safety information • Do not place sharp metal objects, such as pins, near the earpiece or speaker. The earpiece may attract these objects and result in injury. • Stop using your device or applications for a while if the device is overheated.
Safety information Charger safety • For pluggable devices, the socket-outlet shall be installed near the devices and shall be easily accessible. • Unplug the charger from electrical outlets and the device when not in use. • Do not drop or cause an impact to the charger. •...
Safety information • If the battery leaks, ensure that the electrolyte does not make direct contact with your skins or eyes. If the electrolyte touches your skins or splashes into your eyes, immediately flush with clean water and consult a doctor.
Safety information • Before you clean or maintain the device, stop using it, stop all applications, and disconnect all cables connected to it. • Do not use any chemical detergent, powder, or other chemical agents (such as alcohol and benzene) to clean the device or accessories. These substances may cause damage to parts or present a fire hazard.
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