How to Soft & Hard Reset your Kodak Ektra

If for some reason Kodak Ektra starts having problems, tend not to overreact! Just before you think checking for deep glitches in the Android operating system, you can try to perform a Soft and Hard Reset of your Kodak Ektra. This task is going to be quite simple and will often solve problems that may threaten your Kodak Ektra.

Just before engaging in any one of the actions in this article, take into account that it is essential to make a copy of your Kodak Ektra. Albeit the soft reset of your Kodak Ektra is not going to result in data loss, the hard reset will delete all of the data. Generate a complete copy of the Kodak Ektra thanks to its software or on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We are going to start with the soft reset of your Kodak Ektra, the least difficult solution.

Kodak Ektra

How to Soft Reset your Kodak Ektra

The soft reset of the Kodak Ektra is going to allow you to correct easy errors such as a crashed apps, a battery that heats, a screen that freeze, the Kodak Ektra that becomes slow…

The approach is going to be easy:

  • Simultaneously push the Volume Down and Power key until the Kodak Ektra restarts (about 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your Kodak Ektra (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is going to be a bit more definitive solution. This method will get rid of all your data of the Kodak Ektra and you are going to obtain a cell phone as it is when it is manufactured. You will surely have to keep your essential data such as your images, emails, chat, videos, … in your computer or on a hosting site such as Google Drive, DropBox, … before you start the hard reset job of your Kodak Ektra.

To restore all your documents soon after the reset, you can actually keep your data to your Google Account. For that, head over to:

  • Settings -> System -> Advanced -> Backup
  • Activate the backup

Once you generated the backup, all you have to do is:

  • System -> Advanced -> Reset options.
  • Erase all data (factory reset) -> Reset phone

You need to enter your security code (or PIN) and once it is made, go for Erase Everything.

Your Kodak Ektra will remove all your data. It should take a short time. As soon the process is completed, the Kodak Ektra should reboot with factory settings.


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About the Kodak Ektra

The size of your Kodak Ektra is 73.4 mm x 147.8 mm x 14.0 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 163 g. The screen offers a resolution of 1080 x 1920px (FHD) for a usable surface of 63%.

The Kodak Ektra smartphone integrates one MediaTek Helio X20 (MT6797) processor and one 2×2.3GHz Cortex-A72 + 4×1.85GHz Cortex-A53 + 4×1.4GHz Cortex-A53 (Deca-Core) with a 2.3 GHz clock speed. This excellent mobile phone has a 64-bit architecture processor.

Concerning the graphic part, the Kodak Ektra functions with the Arm Mali-T880 780MHz graphics card with 3 GB. You can make use of 32 GB of memory.

The Kodak Ektra battery is Li-Polymer type with a maximum capacity of 3000 mAh amperes. The Kodak Ektra was presented on July 2017 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow

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