Though open source nature of Android opens door to so many possibilities, people make mistake while exploring the depths of Android. In simpler terms people many times end up losing the functionality of their device in the process of trying out various aspects of Android. By now you must have understood that exploring means getting the root access and performing various modifications possible on the device. Like we said, in the process of trying to root or modify the devices, people end up bricking their device. Bricking renders the phone unusable. So, now the user must unbrick to restore it back into the working form. In this post, we will tell you how to unbrick and restore Honor 7X USA.
We will see how we can unbrick and restore Honor 7X USA which is the BND-L24 variant. Honor 7x went public in October 2017. It sports a 5.93-inch display with a resolution of 1080 X 2160 pixels. The phone powered by 1.7GHz octa-core HiSilicon Kirin 659 processor and it runs on 4GB of RAM with Android 7.0 out-of-the-box.
Let us know more about bricking. Bricking happens when the phone becomes useless due to corruption in either hardware and software section. The corruption occurs due to some erroneous modification or attempts to override and obtain superuser control.
There are two types of Android phone bricking situation. One is hard brick and other is soft brick.
A hard brick is a result of some hardware failure caused while you are rooting or installing a custom ROM on your device. Hard brick happens rarely, and the only thing that can lead is the loss of power supply during the process. when a device is on soft brick, Different conditions like frequent restarting of the device or inability to switch to the device can occur.
Below you can find the stock image of the Honor 7X. Also, the tutorial for the same has been provided.
How to Unbrick and Restore Honor 7X USA [BND-L24 Variant]
Before performing the restoration, you need a few tools and have to follow certain points.
- Completely charge the battery of your phone to avoid hindrance during the restoration process.
- Take a backup of your device data before the restoration process.
- Install Honor 7x USB drivers.
- GetDroidTips will not be responsible if your phone gets damaged while/after performing this. Do this at your own risk.
Assuming that TWRP is installed on your device, here are the steps to restore the Honor 7X USA.
Steps To Restore/Unbrick Honor 7X USA [NO TWRP INSTALLED]
Step-1 Download the My TWRP Backup for Honor 7X.
Step-2 After you download, extract the file to your external storage of the device.
Step-3 Now let us take the phone into TWRP mode. To do so, long press Volume Up + Power button.
Step-4 In the TWRP menu Select restore > then choose SD card > the folder containing the boot img.
Step-5 Now you have to flash the boot and data image files.
Step-6 Finally, perform a device reboot to finish the process.
So, that’s all you have to do. Follow the tutorial carefully to unbrick and restore Honor 7X USA. Let us know if you have any queries regarding this.