How to activate NFC on HUAWEI P40 Lite

The NFC is a quite new and useful technology. This technology is increasingly used on Android cell phones like the HUAWEI P40 Lite. Thanks to the NFC it will be possible to do many things in several fields of activity. So we decided to write this content to rough the subject of the NFC and show you the right way to activate it on your HUAWEI P40 Lite. We will first see what the NFC is for. We will see in a second time how you can activate the NFC on your HUAWEI P40 Lite. At last, we will show you how you can use it in different circumstances.


What is the NFC function on your HUAWEI P40 Lite

The NFC that stands for Near Field Communication is in fact a wireless transfer technology. With NFC you can exchange information as well as files between 2 devices. The peculiarity of this wireless technology is that it has a range of just a few centimeters. It will be necessary that the device with which you use the NFC is very close to your HUAWEI P40 Lite in order that it operates. So, the NFC will allow your HUAWEI P40 Lite to be able to exchange files, to connect to another device or to pay without contact. There are many ways to use the NFC of your HUAWEI P40 Lite.

How you can activate the NFC of your HUAWEI P40 Lite

In order to use the NFC on your HUAWEI P40 Lite, it is necessary that this setting is enabled on the cellphone. To activate the NFC on your HUAWEI P40 Lite, you must go to the Settings menu of the HUAWEI P40 Lite. Then go to PLUS or ADVANCED PARAMETERS and finally click on NFC. You can then activate or deactivate the NFC of your HUAWEI P40 Lite. If you’d like to save a little battery, we suggest you to activate the NFC only if you use it and to deactivate it the rest of the time.

How you can use the NFC with your HUAWEI P40 Lite

Exchange files with NFC

If you’d like to exchange files between your HUAWEI P40 Lite and another cellphone, you can use the NFC. For this you need to activate the NFC and you should also activate Android Bean. To do this, go to Settings> More> NFC> Android Beam . Once completed, just bring the 2 phones closer and choose NFC as an option to share your file.

Pay with the NFC of your HUAWEI P40 Lite

For now Banks are not yet too developed on the payment NFC. In order to pay with the NFC of your HUAWEI P40 Lite, you need to do 2 things. The first is to have an app compatible with your bank. The second is to configure his credit card or his account in this app.

Connect to a device

If you want to pair a device to your HUAWEI P40 Lite, it could be easier to do it with the NFC. So, it is often enough to activate the NFC HUAWEI P40 Lite and stick the cellphone to the device to generate the association. This is for example the truth with some bluetooth headsets.