How to Unroot Honor 8X & Restore Stock ROM?

In this article, I will display step by step instruction guide on how to unroot the Honor 8X with just one click. Furthermore, I will showcase three simple methods on the same. And also how to restore stock ROM on the Honor 8X. Alright, let’s start.


About Honor 8X

Here are some of the key features and specifications of the newly launched Honor 8X smartphone.

  • Firstly, it has a 6.5 inches display with a resolution of 1080 by 2340 pixels. A total of 396 pixels per inch.
  • And Honor 8X also comes with Android 8.1 OREO.
  • And under the hood, Honor 8X has a Hisilicon Kirin 710.
  • The Phone also comes with 4GB/6GB Ram and 64GB/128GB Storage. 
  • Furthermore, the camera sensor on Honor 8X – 20MP + 2MP dual rear camera and 16MP front shooter.
  • Finally, the battery on the Honor 8X is a non-removable 3750 mAh.

MUST READVarious Issues on the Honor 8X & How to Fix Them. 

What do you mean by Unroot or Unrooting the Honor 8X Android Phone?

Unroot or unrooting the Honor 8X Android device simply means going back. When you root the device, you get the permission to do extra customization on the phone. But due to some reason you want to go back and unroot the phone. So that the phone return to stock.


What are the advantages of Unrooting the Honor 8X?

So, the only main advantage of unrooting the Honor 8X Android phone is to get the warranty back. The warranty is void when you root the device. When something goes wrong in the smartphone, you want to go back and unroot and claim the warranty. Unrooting is pretty easy and convenient for the users.

What if I have custom ROM installed on the phone? How do I go back to stock ROM or stock firmware?

  • First of all, Boot into recovery mode ie, TWRP custom recovery or CWM custom recovery on the Honor 8X.
  • And then go to Backup and Restore > Restore > “Choose the backup file” (I am sure you did back up your current firmware before installing custom ROM on the phone)
  • And now reboot the phone. 
  • So, you are now back to stock ROM on the Honor 8X. But the phone still has root access, to unroot the phone consider the steps below. 

Do note that the above procedure does not Install Stock Recovery it only installs the stock ROM.

Also, Read How to Install Custom ROM on the phone.

How to Unroot the Honor 8X Android Phone?

Important points before Unrooting the Honor 8X:

  • Firstly, charge the phone fully.
  • And only use genuine accessories such as data cable.
  • Carefully see step by step instruction guide to unroot the Honor 8X.
  • Techdroidtips is not responsible if anything goes wrong with the smartphone. Please do it at your own risk.

Unroot Honor 8X Restore Stock ROM

Let’s Unroot the Honor 8X: SuperSU METHOD 1

This method is for the users who rooted their Honor 8X with the help of SuperSU zip file.

  • Launch SuperSU app and go to setting. 
  • Scroll to the bottom.
  • And tap on “Full Unroot” button.
  • Let the process start and the device will reboot.
  • Finally, you have successfully unrooted your Honor 8X with the help of SuperSU app.

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How to Unroot the Honor 8X with just one click: METHOD 2

Precautions – 

  1. Fully charge the phone.
  2. Also, turn on Wi-fi or mobile data network on your phone.

Lets Unroot Your Honor 8X 

  • Firstly, download KingoRoot Application on your smartphone.
  • Install the App on your Honor 8X.
  • Open the app and click on Unroot Your Phone option in the app.
  • Let the process happen and make sure you do not interrupt the whole process.
  • That’s it congratulations you have successfully unrooted the Honor 8X with just one click. 
  • Try a different method if you fail to unroot the device via this method.

Also Read. Unlock the bootloader.

How to UnRoot Honor 8X with PC: METHOD 3

  • First of all, download and install KingoRoot PC application on your computer or laptop.
  • Furthermore, connect the Honor 8X phone via data cable to your PC.
  • Next, Open the KingoRoot application.
  • And click on the “Remove Root” or “Unroot” option in the application.
  • Finally, congratulations just wait for few minutes and voila your phone Honor 8X is now back to stock.

In conclusion, I hope this article helped you out in successfully unrooting the Honor 8X. And if you have encountered any issues regarding unrooting the device then do let me know in the comment section below.