It is necessary to perform Huawei Y511 hard reset when your device starts to work slowly or there are errors in operating system. The problem may be with installed application on a mobile device. Even Wi-Fi, screen or memory card can be attributed to a malfunction of OS. Hard reset can also be performed with working smartphone, for example, to erase internal memory before selling on eBay.
Huawei Y511 hard reset deletes all data and settings. It is recommended to make a full backup and remove memory card and SIM card before factory reset.
Huawei Y511 hard reset through settings menu
The first way to perform factory reset is following: just go to Menu -> Settings (gear icon) -> Backup and Reset. Scroll down the screen and click on “Factory data reset“, then “Reset device” and “Clear All“.
After hard reset your phone will restart and offer to set up your smartphone as if it is new, or restore data if you made a backup.
Huawei Y511 hard reset with buttons (recovery menu)
Sometimes you cannot enter settings menu for various reasons: locked smartphone, forgotten password, the system crashed. Then to perform Huawei Y511 hard reset you should turn off your Android smartphone and enter Recovery menu. For this you need to press special combination of buttons that differ slightly between models.
Try to press and hold Volume Up, Home and Power button at the same time until logo appears.
As soon as you enter recovery mode, you need to select “Wipe Data…” by moving between options with volume keys.
Press Power key to confirm. Then select “Yes – delete…” It means that you agree to delete all data. If your phone does not restart automatically, you should select «Reboot…».
As in the first method, you will be prompted to re-configure your smartphone or restore data from backup.