How to Soft & Hard Reset your Xiaomi Redmi 4X

If someday your Xiaomi Redmi 4X starts suffering issues, really do not overreact! Just before you commence watching for deep errors located in the Android operating system, you should try to make a Soft and Hard Reset of your Xiaomi Redmi 4X. This manipulation can be relatively simple and will often resolve issues that could alter your Xiaomi Redmi 4X.

Just before executing any of the hacks in this article, bear in mind that it really is important to create a backup of your Xiaomi Redmi 4X. Albeit the soft reset of your Xiaomi Redmi 4X will not result in data loss, the hard reset is going to erase all the data. Perform a full backup of the Xiaomi Redmi 4X with its software or alternatively on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We will commence with the soft reset of your Xiaomi Redmi 4X, the least difficult technique.

Xiaomi Redmi 4X

How to Soft Reset your Xiaomi Redmi 4X

The soft reset of the Xiaomi Redmi 4X will allow you to fix simple errors such as a crashed application, a battery that heats, a screen that freeze, the Xiaomi Redmi 4X that becomes slow…

The approach is definitely easy:

  • Simultaneously push the Volume Down and Power key until the Xiaomi Redmi 4X restarts (about 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your Xiaomi Redmi 4X (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is a more radical remedy. This method is going to erase all your data of the Xiaomi Redmi 4X and you can expect to obtain a cell phone as it is when it is produced. You must save your valuable documents such as your photos, contacts, text messages, videos, … on your own pc or on a hosting site such as Google Drive, DropBox, … prior to starting the hard reset job of your Xiaomi Redmi 4X.

To restore all your document just after the reset, you should conserve your data to your Google Account. For that, go to:

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

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

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

You will be needing to write your security code (or PIN) and once it is done, go with Erase Everything.

Your Xiaomi Redmi 4X is going to remove all your data. It is going to take a little while. Soon after the task is completed, the Xiaomi Redmi 4X will restart with factory configuration.


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About the Xiaomi Redmi 4X

The dimensions of your amazing Xiaomi Redmi 4X is 70.0 mm x 139.2 mm x 8.7 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 150 g. The screen offers a resolution of 720 x 1280px (HD) for a usable surface of 70%.

The Xiaomi Redmi 4X smartphone uses one Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940 processor and one 8×1.4GHz ARM Cortex A53 (Octa-Core) with a 1.4 GHz clock speed. This mobile phone uses a 64-bit architecture processor.

Concerning the graphic part, the Xiaomi Redmi 4X uses the Qualcomm Adreno 505 graphics card with 2 GB. You can make use of 16 GB of memory.

The Xiaomi Redmi 4X battery is Li-Polymer type with a full charge power of 4100 mAh amperes. The Xiaomi Redmi 4X was unveiled on February 2017 with Android 7.0 Nougat

A problem with the Xiaomi Redmi 4X? Contact the support: Xiaomi Support

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