I’m an IPhone user. I like the device. I’m not a fanboy. I’m curious. So I got myself an HUAWEI P smart with Android Oreo (Version 8).

  1. Lets set up developer mode by following the android studio guide
  • Open the Settings app
  • Select System (only on Android 8.0 or higher)
  • Scroll to the bottom and select About phone
  • Scroll to the bottom and tap Build number 7 times – Whaaaaat? Tap? Seven times? Really 7?
  • Return to the previous screen to find Developer options near the bottom
  1. Connect to the Phone
  • Download the Android SDK Platform-Tools
  • Extract the files
  • Connect the phone using USB cable
  • Run the Android Device Bridge (ADB) on the computer adb devices
  • Enable USB debugging on the device settings and authorize the computer
  • Run adb devices again
  • Run & ./adb forward tcp:9222 localabstract:chrome_devtools_remote
  1. Connect Chrome to the device

  2. Open Chrome

  3. Hit [F12] to open the DevTools

  4. Click Settings | More Tools | Remote devices

  5. Start Debugging

  • Click on the device you connected in the DevTools remove devices window
  • Open a new tab or select an existing one
  • Click Inspect to open the remote inspection window