Honor 8: How to boot into eRecovery?

Honor 8 Pro

Launched back in July last year, the Honor 8 is one of the successful smartphone model of the Chinese smartphone giant. The device includes some top-notch specs at an affordable price tag. It includes a 5.2-inch Full HD 2.5D curved glass display, is powered by an Octa-Core Kirin 950 SoC, runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with EMUI 4.1 on top and has 12MP rear cameras with laser auto focus.

Those who already own the Honor 8 device reportedly having issues to boot into eRecovery. It is a special mode where the users have the option to download & install latest firmware. In this guide, we have shared simple steps on how to boot Honor 8 into eRecovery. Without much wasting time, do follow the below steps one after another. Also Honor 8 EMUI 5.0 Nougat update released.

How to boot your Honor 8 into eRecovery mode:

When you press the Volume + button and power button simultaneously, you will enter into a mode with options like –

  • Reboot system now
  • Wipe data/factory reset
  • Wipe cache partition

This is not the recovery mode you’re looking for as there is no option to download latest firmware or recovery. To boot into eRecovery, make sure you have connected your device to a power source and then press the Volume + button and Power button at the same time.

That’s it! Now you’ve successfully boot your Honor 8 into eRecovery.