How to Soft & Hard Reset your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite

If for some reason Xiaomi Mi8 Lite commences having troubles, do not stress! Before you begin watching for complex complications in the Android os, you can check to perform a Soft and Hard Reset of your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite. This adjustment is going to be reasonably elementary and may very well resolve troubles that may threaten your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite.

Before executing any one of the hacks listed below, do not forget that it is important to make a copy of your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite. Albeit the soft reset of your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite should not induce loss of data, the hard reset will clear all of the data. Perform an entire copy of the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite with its application or simply on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We will start with the soft reset of your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite, the simplest process.

Xiaomi Mi8 Lite

How to Soft Reset your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite

The soft reset of the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite is going to allow you to solve easy errors such as a clogged apps, a battery that heats, a display that stop, the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite that becomes slow…

The methodology is undoubtedly very simple:

  • Simultaneously press the Volume Down and Power key until the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite restarts (roughly 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is without question a bit more radical solution. This procedure will delete all the data of the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite and you will get a smartphone as it is when it is created. You will surely have to save your principal documents such as your photos, apps, text messages, videos, … in your computer or on a hosting site such as Google Drive, DropBox, … before commencing the hard reset procedure of your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite.

To recover all your data soon after the reset, you should save your data to your Google Account. For that, look at:

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

Now that you generated the backup, all you must do is:

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

You will require to write your security code (or PIN) and once it is completed, go for Erase Everything.

Your Xiaomi Mi8 Lite will remove all the data. It will last a little while. Immediately after the operation is finished, the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite will restart with factory configuration.


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About the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite

The dimensions of the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite is 75.8 mm x 156.4 mm x 7.5 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 169 g. The screen offers a resolution of 1080 x 2280px (FHD+) for a usable surface of 82%.

The Xiaomi Mi8 Lite mobile phone integrates one Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8976 2.0Ghz processor and one 4x Kryo 260 2.0 Ghz – 4x Kryo 260 1.8 Ghz (Octa-Core) with a 2 GHz clock speed. This excellent smartphone provides a 64-bit architecture processor.

Related the graphic part, the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite includes the Adreno 512 graphics card with 6 GB of LPDDR4X RAM type. You are able to use 128 GB of memory.

The Xiaomi Mi8 Lite battery is Li-Polymer type with a full charge power of 3350 mAh amperes. The Xiaomi Mi8 Lite was revealed on September 2018 with Android 8.0 Oreo

A problem with the Xiaomi Mi8 Lite? Contact the support: Xiaomi Support

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