If you want to unlock your Huawei smartphone with motion control gestures, we are going to show you how to do it. Nowadays, our smartphones have all kinds of interesting features. Huawei has some features that other Android smartphones don’t have thanks to EMUI.
What are motion control gestures?
Thanks to these motion control gestures, for example, we can lower the volume of incoming calls or we can also check if we have received any notification. To do this, all we have to do is raise our mobile device and this movement will be executed, allowing us to perform the options we have explained above. With these simple gestures, we can carry out certain actions that will be totally useful for any user.
How to unlock Huawei smartphones with motion control gestures?
To use this feature will have to follow a series of steps. First, we must access Settings > Accessibility features > Shortcuts and gestures. Once we are inside we will see different options:
- Volume down: In this case when we raise the mobile phone we will lower the volume.
- Activate screen: When we raise our mobile phone we will activate the screen.
- Unlock screen: Open Settings and access Security and privacy > Facial recognition. Then, select Raise to wake to activate and configure the Smart Unlock mode.
However, keep in mind that it will also depend on the EMUI version, we recommend you to install the latest version available.
If you have a version older than EMUI 10: First, enter Settings > Smart Assistance > Control Movements > Raise to wake. There, you will see several options that you can configure according to your needs.
If you have EMUI 10: Go to Adjust > Accessibility features > Control gestures > Raise to wake. When you are inside, you will see several options that you can configure according to your needs.
How to disable motion control gestures?
In order to disable this option, we will only have to repeat exactly all the steps described above. It will be as simple as this, so it will not take us more than a minute to do it.
More control options in Huawei
This function will allow us to silence incoming calls or alarms by simply turning the device over. In order to activate it in EMUI 11 we will have to go into Settings > Accessibility features > Shortcuts and gestures > select Mute ringtone/Down volume. In case you have an older version, try going into Settings > Smart Assistance > Control gestures > Flip.
With this feature, you can activate the screen by double-tapping on the panel. To do this, we will have to go into Settings > Accessibility features > Shortcuts and gestures. When we are inside, we will have to select the option Double-tap to activate.