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User Guide

Know Your Device

Before using the device, familiarize yourself with its basic operations.

  • To power on your device, press and hold the power button until the screen turns on.
  • To power off your device, press and hold the power button, and then touchHUAWEI BAL-L49 P8 Foldable Smartphone - icon 1.
  • To restart your device, press and hold the power button, and then touchHUAWEI BAL-L49 P8 Foldable Smartphone - icon 2.
    HUAWEI BAL-L49 P8 Foldable Smartphone - Figure 1
  • Hold your device close to another device or object so that the NFC detection areas touch when using the NFC function.

Getting Started

  • Be careful not to scratch your device or hurt yourself when using the eject pin.
  • Store the eject pin out of the reach of children to prevent accidental swallowing or injury.
  • Do not use cut or modified SIM or NM cards (nano memory cards) with your device as these may not be recognized and could damage the card tray (slot).
  • If your SIM card does not match your device, please contact your carrier.

Follow the instructions in the following figures to set up your device. Please use the eject pin included.
Ensure that the card is correctly aligned and that the card tray is level when you insert it into your device.HUAWEI BAL-L49 P8 Foldable Smartphone - Figure 2

SIM Card Management

Select the default mobile data card and calling card as needed.

  • 4G service depends on the support of your network carrier and its deployment of relevant services.
    Please contact your carrier to activate the 4G service.
  • 4G service may be unavailable in certain areas due to network interference.
  • If this guide is inconsistent with the description on the official website, the latter prevails.

For More Information

If you encounter any problems while using your device, you can obtain help from the following resources:

  • Visit to view device information, frequently asked questions and other information.
  • Visit for the most up-to-date contact information for your country or region.
  • Go to Settings and enter the following keywords in the search box to view the corresponding information. E.g. Legal, Safety information, Authentication info, Certification logos.

Safety Information

Please read all of the safety information carefully before using your device to ensure its safe and proper operation and to learn how to dispose of your device properly.

Operation and safety

  • BLAUPUNKT MS46BT Bluetooth CD-MP3 player with FM and USB - icon 4To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for long periods.
  • Using an unapproved or incompatible power adapter, charger, or battery may damage your device, shorten its lifespan, or cause a fire, explosion, or other hazards.
  • Ideal operating temperatures are 0°C to 35°C. Ideal storage temperatures are –20°C to +45°C.
  • Pacemaker manufacturers recommend that a minimum distance of 15 cm be maintained between a device and a pacemaker to prevent potential interference with the pacemaker. If using a pacemaker, hold the device on the side opposite the pacemaker and do not carry the device in your front pocket.
  • Keep the device and the battery away from excessive heat and direct sunlight. Do not place them on or in heating devices, such as microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators.
  • Observe local laws and regulations while using the device. To reduce the risk of accidents, do not use your wireless device while driving.
  • While flying in an aircraft or immediately before boarding, only use your device according to the instructions provided. The use of a wireless device in an aircraft may disrupt wireless networks, present a hazard to aircraft operation, or be illegal.
  • In order to avoid damaging the internal circuit of the device or charger, do not use the device in a dusty, damp, or dirty place, or near a magnetic field.
  • When charging the device, make sure the power adapter is plugged into a socket near the device and is easily accessible.
  • Unplug the charger from electrical outlets and the device when not in use.
  • Do not use, store or transport the device where flammables or explosives are stored (in a gas station, oil depot, or chemical plant, for example). Using your device in these environments increases the risk of explosion or fire.
  • Keep the battery away from fire, and do not disassemble, modify, throw, or squeeze it. Do not insert foreign objects into it, submerge it in water or other liquids, or expose  it to external force or pressure, as this may cause the battery to leak, overheat, catch fire, or even explode.
  • Dispose of this device, the battery, and accessories according to local regulations. They should not be disposed of in normal household waste. Improper battery use may lead to fire, explosion, or other hazards.
  • This device contains a built-in battery.
    Do not attempt to replace the battery by yourself. Otherwise, the device may not run properly or it may damage the battery. For your personal safety and to ensure that your device runs properly, you are strongly advised to contact a Huawei authorized service center for a replacement.
  • Your device has been tested in a controlled environment and certified to be splash, water, and dust resistant in specific situations (meets requirements of classification IP53  as described by the international standard IEC 60529). Splash, water, and dust resistance are not permanent conditions and resistance might decrease as a result of normal wear. Do not charge your device in wet conditions. Visit for a detailed description of this function.

Disposal and recycling information
MASiMO W1 Smart Watch - icon 14The symbol on the product, battery, literature, or packaging means that the products and batteries should be taken to separate waste collection points designated by local authorities at the end of the lifespan. This will ensure that EEE waste is recycled and treated in a manner that conserves valuable materials and protects human health and the environment.
For more information, please contact your local authorities, retailer, or household waste disposal service or visit the website

Reduction of hazardous substances
This device and its electrical accessories comply with local applicable rules on the restricted use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic devices, such as the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS) and Batteries Directive (where batteries are included).
RF Exposure Information
The World Health Organization has stated that exposure can be reduced by limiting your usage or simply using a hands-free kit to keep the device away from the head and body.
Ensure that the device accessories, such as a device case and device holster, are not composed of metal components. Keep the device away from your body to meet the distance requirement.
For the countries that adopted the SAR limit of 2.0 W/kg over 10 grams of tissue.
The device complies with RF specifications when used near your ear or at a distance of 0.50 cm from your body.
The highest reported SAR value: Head SAR: 0.80 W/kg; body SAR: 1.20 W/kg.
RF Exposure Information (Australia)
To find out more about the SAR values for your device sold in Australia please visit
EU regulatory conformance
Huawei Device Co., Ltd. hereby declares that this device BAL-L49 is in compliance with the Radio Equipment Directive 2014/53/EU (RED).

For more details, please refer to the EU Declaration of Conformity at
Legal Notice
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