How to Fix Huawei Honor 8X Random Shut Downs [Troubleshoot Guide]

It looks like that you own a brand new Huawei Honor 8X or the 8X Max. Great! Huawei is making some of the best Android Smartphones in the recent times. The Huawei’s Honor 8X and the 8X Max are no less. Anyways, sometimes, things do not go too well with Android Devices. There are quite a lot o common issues out there which people face with their Android Devices. This might be a fast battery drainage issue or screen flickering or even worse a random reboot or shut down.

Well, it looks like that you are facing a Random Shut Downs issue on your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max. There is no need to worry as this is something which is common and can be fixed easily in most of the scenarios. Today, in this post, we would be giving you some methods using which you can solve this Random Shut Downs issue that you are facing on your Huawei Honor device. Now, if that sounds interesting, let us top into it.

How to Fix Huawei Honor 8X Random Shut Downs [Troubleshoot Guide]

How to Fix Huawei Honor 8X Random Shut Downs

Here are some of our solutions which you can try to fix the Random Shut Downs issue on your Huawei Honor 8X or the 8X Max. Now, do make sure that you try every step correctly in order to increase the chances of getting this Random Shut Downs issue of your device fixed. With that being said, let us take a look at our first solution.

Solution 1: Do a reboot

At times, a simple reboot can solve the issue of Random Shut Downs on a Huawei Honor 8X. If you don’t already know, the reboot means restarting your Honor 8X/ Max. This means turning off your Honor 8X and turning it back on after a few seconds.

Alternatively, you can also try doing a Forced Reboot. Hold the Volume Down and Power keys together for 10 seconds until the device reboots. Once that’s done, turn on your Huawei Honor 8X. Now, if the problem persists, then you can try our next solution.


Solution 2: Remove SIM and SD Card

Our next solution would be to remove all the storage media and your SIM from your device and then charge it for a while. Now, to remove the sim card and memory card from your Huawei Android Device, you need to follow the following steps carefully:

  • First, remove the sim ejector tool from your Device’s box.
  • Now, take out the same tray using the sim ejector tool.
  • Take out the SIM Card(s) and the MicroSD card from your Tray and put the tray back into your device.

Now, turn on your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max. The problem of Random Shutdowns should not persist. However, if it still does, then try our next solution.

Solution 3: Clear Cache on your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max

Now, to clear the Cache on your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max, you need to wipe the cache partition on Huawei Honor 8X

That’s it! You should now no longer face the random shutdowns issue on your device. Now, let us look at our next solution to this problem. Should we?

Solution 4: Boot your device into the safe mode

Now, there might be some tasks or apps running on your Honor 8X causing these random shutdowns; you can boot your Honor 8X into safe mode. In safe mode, there are no third-party apps which are running. So that way, you can easily ensure that no apps are causing any issues.

Hold the power key for a while to boot your Huawei Honor 8X or the 8X Max into safe mode. Now, long tap on the reboot or Restart button until you see a popup asking for safe mode. Tap on Boot into the safe mode to complete the task. Now, inspect if the issue persists. Then you can follow our last solution to this problem.

Solution 4: Reset your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max

To reset your Huawei Honor 8X/ Max, follow our guide on a hard reset on Honor 8X.

Alternatively, you can flash the stock firmware on your Huawei Honor 8X/Max. You can follow our Full Guide on How to Install Stock Firmware on Honor 8X for further details. Now, do note that this would wipe all the data that may be present on your Android Device. So, try this method only if the above methods do not work for you.

That’s it, guys; this was our take on How to Fix Huawei Honor 8X Random Shut Downs. We hope that you found this post useful. Let us know what you think about it in the comments section down below.

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