The Honor 6X is easily one of the best deals you can get for a smartphone. Not only does it offer a good amount of hardware for the money, it’s practically packed to the brim with software features. Like the 5X before it, the Honor 6X is all Huawei. That means you’ll need to learn the special version of Android it’s running, a little something Huawei calls EMUI. If you’re new to Huawei or Honor devices — don’t worry. This incredibly massive list of tips and tricks will help you get well acquainted with some of the best software features the Honor 6X has to offer.
Start here: 16 things every Honor 6X user should do
It’s a feature you wouldn’t even know existed if you didn’t know where too look. Hidden inside the Honor 6X’s lockscreen is a slide-out drawer with shortcuts to apps like voice recorder, calculator, and even the flashlight. To pull it up, just swipe up from the Honor logo. You’ll want to make sure you use the power button to view your lockscreen — not your fingerprint unlock which will skip the lockscreen entirely.