special tricks EMUI Huawei HonorEMUI is the name of the Android personalization system assigned by Huawei and Honor to their phones. From the outside it looks like a normal custom graphic interface with exclusive features for accessing applications. But inside it hides some tricks that you better know. Let’s not waste any more time and find out now.
Cheats for EMUI on Huawei / Honor branded devices
We have converted into 6 categories of suggestions for what are the best tricks to be exploited to enhance the user experience with mobile devices in the category. Just to cite a few examples, you can use these tips for Honor View 20, P30, Mate 20 Pro and many other devices of the parent company.
Customizing the GUI is rewarding, as tastes change over time, adapting to personal needs. Use these tips.
Change the wallpaper: Settings> Home screen and wallpapers> Wallpaper> Set wallpaper> Gallery / Other.
Activate the app drawer: go to Settings> Home screen and wallpapers> Home screen style> Drawer .
Activate the always on display : Settings> Home screen and wallpapers> Always on display.
Choose how to navigate the system: Settings> Smart Assistance> System Navigation; here you can decide whether to activate the single navigation key to access the home screen, back and recent activities, whether to activate the virtual navigation bar (customizing the combination of keys) or opt for the quick menu.
Change the quick settings: lower the drop-down menu and click on the pencil icon.
Change layout and rearrange apps: hold down on the home screen and click on Settings , in this section you can rearrange your apps even by shaking your smartphone to realign them.
View the battery percentage: Settings> Apps and notifications> Notifications and status bar> Battery percentage : Do not show / Next battery icon / Inside battery icon .
Add contact info on the lock screen: Settings> Security and privacy> Lock screen> Sign lock screen.
Disable the pedometer from the lock screen: Settings> Security and privacy> Lock screen> Show pedometer in lock screen.
The display is an essential component of the phones. We are not only talking about brightness but also about color rendering, font size and much more. All things on which we can intervene through the definition of these parameters.
Font Size: The ettings> Display> Text size .
Change the size of the interface elements: The ettings> Display> Display.
Screen Resolution: The ettings> Display> Screen Resolution.
Display Brightness : The ettings> Display> Brightness.
Color Temperature : The ettings> Displays> Color temperature> Default / Warm / Cold.
Color Mode: The ettings> Display> Color Mode> Normal / Vivid.
Filter screen blue light : The ettings> Display> Eye protection.
Hide the notch: Settings> Display> Other settings> Notch.
Turn off the display: The ettings> Display> Sleep> 30 seconds is a good middle ground to limit consumption.
Display app in full screen mode: The ettings> Display> Display full screen.
Rotate the screen: The ettings> Display> Auto / Smart Rotation.
Increase the touchscreen sensitivity during the winter: Settings> Smart assistance> Glove mode.
View photos on the lock screen while charging: Settings> Display> Screensaver .
Speed up the system
An agile and quick system is everyone’s dream. Not all the options offered in coordination with the purchase are useful. Removing some of them will bring a lot of benefit.
Find files quickly: swipe down the home screen and you will see the search bar appear.
Activate voice commands: Settings> Intelligent Assistance> Voice command, to answer or reject calls by voice.
Calling a contact from the screen off: press and hold the volume down key and say the name of the contact after the beep.
Awaken Google Assistant: hold down on the home button and use the voice commands in Italian (remember to activate it first from the Google app).
Open the apps by drawing the initial on the display: Settings> Smart Assistance> Motion Control> Open Applications.
Split the screen in two with your knuckle: Settings> Smart Assistance> Motion Control> Split Screen.
Activate the quick launcher: from the unlock screen, swipe from the bottom to the top to access the recorder, flashlight, calculator, timer and camera.
Use two WhatsApp / Facebook accounts: Settings> Apps and notifications> Twin app .
Enable unlocking with face recognition: Settings> Security and privacy> Unlocking with a smile.
Activate one-handed use: Settings> Smart Assistance> One-Handed UI> Mini Screen View .
Take a screenshot: instead of the classic combination Low Volume + Power button , knock on the screen with your knuckle.
Inhibiting access to your device is essential to prevent data theft and stealthy reading of messages from Whatsapp and other apps. Do you want your secrets to remain so? Here are some tips to follow.
Set up one or more fingerprints: Settings> Security and privacy> Fingerprint ID .
Enable unlocking with face recognition : Settings> Security and privacy> Unlocking with a smile.
Create a private island on your smartphone by activating Private space: Settings> Security and privacy> Private space.
Encode photos, audio, videos and other files: Settings> Security and privacy> Files in safe> Activate.
Block access to some apps: Settings> Security and privacy> App lock.
Locate your device if it is lost or stolen: Settings> Security and privacy> Find my device> On.
Install unknown apps: Settings> Security and privacy> Other> Install unknown apps.
Set / Deactivate SIM PIN: Settings> Security and privacy> Other> Set SIM lock.
Using the phone camera as a professional solution is possible. The Kirin 970’s NPU system has enhanced shooting and shooting capabilities thanks to Artificial Intelligence and new software possibilities.
Activate Pro mode: open the camera app. swipe from left to right and click on Pro foto or Pro video .
Take a photo with the screen turned off: double click on the low volume.
Quickly browse photos in the Gallery: open a photo in the Gallery, pinch it to make the photo smaller and scroll through the other shots.
Select multiple photos at the same time: open the folder, press for a few seconds on the photo you want to select and slide your finger to select the others.
Create the bokeh effect: open the camera and click on the icon that simulates the aperture of the lens; now click on the object you want to focus on and click.
Adjust the beauty effect: click on the portrait icon and slide your finger on the beauty level indicator.
Having fun with AR: activate AR Lenses from the camera menu, click on AR and select the effects you want to see in real time on the framed object.
Artist mode: to transform your photos into comics or make them works of art (Prisma style).
Apply Instagram-style filters before shooting: activate the Filter item between camera modes and then click on the three circles to view the nine filters in real time.
Take a photo with a smile: access the camera settings with a side swipe and activate the Acquire smiles item .
Scan a document: open the camera and click on Scan document; frame the business card and proceed with the scan following the instructions.
Activate / Deactivate AI : depending on the device you can do this by accessing the camera app and clicking on Settings> Master AI or select the AI button from the screen that you will see when the camera is launched.
Apply the grid : launch the camera app, Settings> Camera grid> Grid .
Set the shutter-release timer : launch the camera app, Settings> Timer and select between 2/5 or 10 seconds.
Not even the largest battery can push a device beyond two days of intense use. We typically use quick charge, but there is more than one way to extend autonomy .
Activate power saving mode: to limit apps in the background, deactivate automatic synchronization of email and system audio.
Opt for the ultra energy saving mode: for emergency situations, this mode allows the use of very few apps, greatly limiting the user experience.
Understand what weighs on energy consumption: Settings> Battery> Battery use.
Optimize consumption: Settings> Battery> Optimize, click now on Optimize on the tips you want to put into practice.
View percentage of charge left : Settings> Battery> Battery percentage and click on Next to icon or In icon.
Set the black background on the interface to save battery : Settings> Battery> Dark colors interface.
Use reverse wireless charging: Settings> Battery> Reverse wireless charging.