How To Reset or Hard Reset Huawei P50 Pro

How to hard reset Huawei P50 Pro phone? Your first instinct may be to head on to Google and do a quick research and find a tutorial on how to reset your phone. But don’t waste your time searching a bunch of tutorials looking for the perfect one when we have two great solutions for you below.

What is a Hard reset?

Hard reset is the process of turning back a device to the state it was in when you first purchased it. A hard reset, also known as a factory reset or master reset. That is to say, it erases all data including settings, third-party applications, and data added by the user. Hard resets can be helpful for wiping all data before selling your smartphone, or tablet. Also, they are useful when you have an operating system error such as your device is working slow, Freezing or not responsive, attacked by a virus, Stuck in boot screen, Random reboots or restart problem after the firmware update, Frequent failures while operating, errors from system and apps, and finally if you are not able to remember device password or pattern lock.

Why do we need a hard reset?

The common motive behind hard resetting a device is to fix a knackered device or to wipe out user data before selling or otherwise scrapping of a device or returning it to the manufacturer. In that case, performing a hard reset is an excellent idea. But it can have some serious drawbacks as well. So as to say, before you perform a hard reset on your Huawei P50 Pro phone, you should learn its advantages and disadvantages.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Hard reset on your Huawei P50 Pro


  • It will dispose of all the unnecessary data present in your Android device, hence making it faster than before.
  • If in case you modified your phone then by hard reset method you can restore everything to its original state.
  • If you are enduring any disputes on your phone, then it can aid in troubleshooting all the disputes and fix your device.
  • By hard resetting your device all your third-party apps will be deleted which will free up space on your device.


  • You can end up losing your important files and contacts as the hard reset will get rid of all the saved data from your phone.
  • Not just your photos and contacts even your WhatsApp backup will be lost.
  • You will lose all your wifi password and Any other saved settings.

Steps to Hard reset Huawei P50 Pro

You can carry out a Hard reset through various procedures, depending on the particular device, or could be made available as a device or operating system feature. There are 2 methods to carry out hard reset in your Huawei P50 Pro

First method

1- First step: As soon as you on your Huawei P50 Pro go to the “settings” menu.

2- Second step: Then in that list scroll down to search for the options “system“. You will probably find it in the bottom section of the list. Click on the System option.

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3- Third step: The moment you open this page you will find option “advanced“. Click on this option.

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4- Fourth step: Click on “Reset options

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5- Fifth step: In the next page you will find 3 choices where you have to click the last option called “Erase all data or simply “Factory data reset“.

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6- Sixth step: Now Press on “Reset phone“. A confirmation message will appear reminding you that all your personal data will be deleted from this device. So it is important that you make a backup of your data before doing a Hard reset; if you do not want to lose everything.

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7- Seventh step: If you agree, then click on “Erase Everything“.Erase Everything confirmation will erase all the applications.

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8- Eighth step: If required, enter the device password or PIN to continue.

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9- Ninth step: Finally after that Your Huawei P50 Pro will restart and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its initial state.

Second method

By using this method you can unlock your phone 

1- First step: Turn Off your Huawei P50 Pro mobile.


2- Second step: For a minute together you need to press the Power Button + Volume Button

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3- Third step: Release all the Buttons the moment you see the Huawei logo.

4- Fourth step: Next, You will notice the Android symbol.

5- Fifth step: Press and release the Volume Up Button while holding down the Power button.

6- Sixth step: Immediately, select wipe data/factory reset option, By using Volume Buttons to move up and down and confirm with Power Button.

7- Seventh step: Wipe data factory reset option. Next, click on “Yes”.


8- Eighth step: Select Wipe data/factory reset twice.

9- Ninth step: At last, Select Option Reboot System. Reboot system now

Reset Done on your Huawei P50 Pro mobile successfully.

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Huawei P50 Pro comes with a 6.6 inches OLED display with a screen resolution of 1228 x 2700 pixels. It is powered by 1×3.13 GHz Cortex-A77 & 3×2.54 GHz Cortex-A77 & 4×2.05 GHz Cortex-A55 Octa-core Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 4G (5 nm). The device packs 128/256/512GB of internal storage and 8/12GB of RAM. There is expandable memory support. The camera on this device sports a Quad camera 50 MP + 64 MP + 13 MP + 40 MP and a front camera 13 MP shooter for selfies. The Huawei P50 Pro backed by a Li-Ion 4360 mAh battery. Huawei P50 Pro also has a fingerprint sensor under display.

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