How to Soft & Hard Reset your Xiaomi Redmi S2

If your Xiaomi Redmi S2 appears suffering troubles, do not overreact! Before you commence looking for fussy issues in the Android os, you can actually try to perform a Soft and Hard Reset of your Xiaomi Redmi S2. This task is reasonably elementary and may solve troubles that could affect your Xiaomi Redmi S2.

Before running any one of the operation below, bear in mind that it truly is imperative to make a copy of your Xiaomi Redmi S2. Even if the soft reset of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 should not result in data loss, the hard reset will get rid of all of the data. Do a full copy of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 with its program or perhaps on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We will begin with the soft reset of your Xiaomi Redmi S2, the most simple method.

Xiaomi Redmi S2

How to Soft Reset your Xiaomi Redmi S2

The soft reset of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 will allow you to take care of simple concerns like a blocked application, a battery that heats, a display that stop, the Xiaomi Redmi S2 that becomes slow…

The approach is undoubtedly very easy:

  • Concurrently press the Volume Down and Power button until the Xiaomi Redmi S2 restarts (about 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your Xiaomi Redmi S2 (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is without question a more radical possibility. This technique will erase all your data of the Xiaomi Redmi S2 and you will find a smartphone as it is when it is created. You will need to keep your principal documents like your photos, contacts, chat, records, … in your computer or on a hosting site like Google Drive, DropBox, … before you begin the hard reset procedure of your Xiaomi Redmi S2.

To restore all your info following the reset, you can actually conserve your data to your Google Account. For that, head to:

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

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

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

You have to enter your security code (or PIN) and soon after it is completed, select Erase Everything.

Your Xiaomi Redmi S2 will erase all your information. It will take a short time. Now that the process is completed, the Xiaomi Redmi S2 should restart with factory setup.


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About the Xiaomi Redmi S2

The size of your Xiaomi Redmi S2 is 77.3 mm x 160.7 mm x 8.1 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 170 g. The screen offers a resolution of 720 x 1440px (HD+) for a usable surface of 74%.

The Xiaomi Redmi S2 smartphone integrates one Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 processor and one ARM Cortex-A53 (Octa-Core) with a 2 GHz clock speed. The following mobile phone incorporates a 64-bit architecture processor.

Concerning the graphic part, the Xiaomi Redmi S2 takes advantage of Qualcomm Adreno 506 graphics card with 3 GB. You are able to use 32 GB of memory.

The Xiaomi Redmi S2 battery is Li-Polymer type with a maximum power of 3080 mAh amperes. The Xiaomi Redmi S2 was presented on May 2018 with Android 8.0 Oreo

A problem with the Xiaomi Redmi S2? Contact the support: Xiaomi Support

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