Huawei Mate 8

First use

Insert SIM
Insert memory card
Charge battery
Turn mobile phone on and off
Activate Google account on mobile phone

Sound settings

Choose ringtone
Choose message tone
Turn silent mode on or off
Turn vibration on or off
Change ring volume

Network and internet settings

Choose a network
Choose network mode
Turn flight mode on or off
Set up your mobile phone for internet

Making calls

Call a phone number
Answer call
Using speed dialing on my mobile phone
Turn call waiting on or off
Using call waiting on my mobile phone
Diverting calls to another number
Call a contact in your address book


Set up your mobile phone for SMS
Write and send SMS
Reading SMS

Internet browser

Use internet browser
Clear browser data

Using my mobile phone

Guide to keys and sockets on mobile phone
Writing text on my mobile phone
List of screen icons
End running applications
Turn screen lock on or off
Restart mobile phone

Screen settings

Choose language
Set date and time
Personalising my mobile phone's home screen
Change screen brightness


Create a contact
Merge identical contacts
Copy contacts between SIM and mobile phone
Assigning a contact to a speed dialing key


Set up your mobile phone for MMS
Write and send MMS
Reading MMS


Install apps from Google Play
Uninstall apps

Connecting mobile phone and computer

Transfer files between computer and mobile phone
Using tethering on my mobile phone

Security codes

Turn use of PIN on or off
Change PIN
Turn use of phone lock code on or off


Save voicemail number
Divert calls to your voicemail
Call voicemail
Cancel all diverts


Set up your mobile phone for POP3 email
Set up your mobile phone for Exchange email
Set default email account
Delete email account
Write and send email
Reading email

Camera, pictures and video clips

Use camera
Use video recorder
View pictures and video clips
Send picture or video clip in an MMS
Uploading pictures or video clips to social network sites
Send picture or video clip in an email
Take screenshot


Turn Wi-Fi on or off
Connect to a Wi-Fi network
Use mobile phone as Wi-Fi Hotspot

Software update

Check software version
Backing up the phone memory on my mobile phone
Update software
Restore factory default settings


Use music player
Using FM radio on my mobile phone


Turn Bluetooth on or off
Pair a Bluetooth device with mobile phone
Transferring pictures or video clips via Bluetooth

GPS, maps and navigation

Turn GPS on or off


Turn NFC on or off
Reading NFC tags on my mobile phone
Transferring files using NFC

Voice commands

Choose settings for voice dialing
Use voice control


Creating a calendar appointment on my mobile phone
Creating a note on my mobile phone
Setting an alarm on my mobile phone

Data usage

Check data usage
Turn mobile data on or off
Turn data roaming on or off


Use Facebook


Use Twitter


Use Gmail

Google Maps

Use Google Maps


Use YouTube