The created groups on the Huawei smartphone can be deleted at any time, leaving the stored contacts, only the group is deleted.

Android 10 | EMUI 10.0
Step 1:  Open the  Contacts app
Step 2:  Tap on  Groups
Step 3:  Choose a  group
Step 4:  Tap on  More
Step 5:  Tap on  Delete group
Step 6:  Confirm with  Delete
  1. Open the Contacts app
  2. Tap on Groups
  3. Choose a group
  4. Tap on More
  5. Tap on Delete group
  6. Confirm with Delete

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