How to turn on a Honor X7 without the Power button

It can happen that the power button on your Honor X7 will not work anymore. Indeed, it is in some cases enough to fall or a little moisture for the button to break. When ever this happens, you may not know how to turn on your Honor X7 anymore. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a smartphone, but you’ll be happy to find out it’s not impossible. Indeed, we decided to write this content to display you the diverse solutions. We will see first tips on how to force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time tips on how to do it manually. At last, we will advise you an app to manage the ignition of the Honor X7 without the Power button.


Force the Honor X7 boot without a power button

Also whenever the power button on your Honor X7 will not work anymore, it’s still possible to turn on the smartphone. For this you should perform the following steps:

  • Maintain your main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two previous buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Press the volume down button
  • < The Honor X7 will start

When the Honor X7 starts, we advise you to go to the step below which is to install an app to manage the start of the Honor X7 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the Honor X7 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to get this done, but know that it can in some cases work. In the event you unmount the Honor X7 and remove the Power button, you should see a small step from the Power button. It is actually sometimes possible to tie the start of Honor X7 by touching with two metal ends paragraph of the step.

Install an application to manage Honor X7 power without the power button

When you have successfully started your Honor X7 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more quickly next time. That’s why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen app which allows to configure for example a double tap to wake the Honor X7. So, even without your power button, you’re able to continue to use your Honor X7.