How to Remove Forgotten Pattern Lock/ Password on Honor 10, 10 Lite, 10i

Have you forgotten pattern lock, pin or password on your Honor 10/ 10 Lite / Honor 10i smartphones? Then, there is no need to worry about. Here we have a detailed tutorial on how to bypass the lock screen on any Honor 10 series smartphone.

Most of the Android smartphones of the current generation comes with several security options like Pattern Lock, PIN, Fingerprint Password, and Face Lock. Users can set any of these locks to protect their device data getting into the hands of the others. If you’re an Honor 10 series user, then you might also set a password for your lock screen. But, there will be a situation where you might forget the password and unable to access the device. For those Honor 10/ Honor 10 Lite/ Honor 10i users, factory hard reset is the only option to bypass the screen lock.

This is a simple procedure where Honor 10 users need to perform factory data reset via recovery mode. It is important to backup all your data to a safer place as the hard reset erases all your phone data.

How to Remove Forgotten Pattern Lock/ Password on Honor 10, 10 Lite, 10i

1. To remove the pattern / PIN lock from your Honor 10, you need to boot your device into stock recovery mode.

2. From the recovery main menu, you need to perform a Factory Data Reset.

Note: Use Volume keys to navigate between each menu (UP and DOWN) and use the Power button to confirm.

That’s the simple guide to bypass screen lock on any Honor 10 series smartphone. Do leave a comment below for any kind of queries or issues.

Honor 10 Specifications:

To remind you, the Honor 10 runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based EMUI 8.1 OS (Upgradable to Android Pie) and powered by a Quad-Core HiSilicon Kirin 970 processor coupled with 4/6/8GB of RAM. It has up to 128GB internal storage and flaunts a 5.84-inch IPS LCD display (1080 x 2280 pixels). Other specs include a 16MP + 24MP dual rear cameras, 24MP front camera, Hybrid Dual SIM support and a 3400mAh battery.

On the other hand, the Honor 10i comes with a 6.21-inch display, Kirin 710 SoC, 4GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. It has a triple rear camera setup and runs on Android 9 Pie-based EMUI 9.0 OS. There is also a 32MP selfie camera on the front. It also houses a 3400mAh battery on the back.