Some Huawei Mate 8 owners have a camera failed problem on their smartphones. It has been reported that several days after normal usage, the Huawei Mate 8’s main camera delivers an unexpected message – “Warning: Camera Failed” – and the Mate 8 camera stops working. The issue isn’t fixed after rebooting the device or returning it to factory settings.
The following are some solutions for a camera failed problem on the Huawei Mate 8.
How to Fix Huawei Mate 8 Camera Failed Problem:
- Restart the Mate , this could fix camera failed problem. Hold the “Power” button and the “Home” button at the same time for 7 seconds until the phone turns off and vibrates.
- Go to Settings, open the Application manager and then go to the Camera app. Select on Force stop, clear data and clear cache.
- The next attempt is to clear the cache partition , this could fix the camera failed problem on Huawei Mate 8. Power off the smartphone, then hold and press the Power, Home and Volume Up buttons at the same time. Let go of all the buttons and wait for the Android system recovery screen to show up. Highlight Wipe Cache partition using Volume down key and press the Power key to select the option.
If none of the methods above work to fix a failed camera on the Huawei Mate 8, then it’s recommended to contact with the retailer or Huawei and ask for a replacement as the camera is damaged and not working.