How to Soft & Hard Reset your ZTE Nubia Z7

If your ZTE Nubia Z7 starts experiencing problems, really do not panic! Just before you think seeking for complex glitches in the Android operating system, you may also try to do a Soft and Hard Reset of your ZTE Nubia Z7. This manipulation is in fact quite user-friendly and will often solve problems that could threaten your ZTE Nubia Z7.

Just before engaging in any one of the task in this article, remember that it really is important to create a copy of your ZTE Nubia Z7. Even though the soft reset of the ZTE Nubia Z7 does not result in data loss, the hard reset will erase the whole data. Do a total copy of the ZTE Nubia Z7 with its software or on the Cloud (Google Drive, DropBox, …)

We will start with the soft reset of your ZTE Nubia Z7, the most basic process.

ZTE Nubia Z7

How to Soft Reset your ZTE Nubia Z7

The soft reset of the ZTE Nubia Z7 should let you to correct minor problems like a crashed application, a battery that heats, a screen that freeze, the ZTE Nubia Z7 that becomes slow…

The approach is definitely very simple:

  • Simultaneously push the Volume Down and Power key until the ZTE Nubia Z7 restarts (about 20 seconds)


How to Hard Reset your ZTE Nubia Z7 (Factory Settings)

The factory settings reset or hard reset is going to be a bit more radical alternative. This process will erase all your data of the ZTE Nubia Z7 and you will get a smartphone as it is when it is created. You will need to backup your principal files like your images, emails, chat, movies, … in your pc or on the cloud like Google Drive, DropBox, … before starting the hard reset job of your ZTE Nubia Z7.

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

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

Once you completed the backup, all you need to do is:

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

You will be required to type your security code (or PIN) and now that it is done, look for Erase Everything.

The ZTE Nubia Z7 will remove all your information. It will last a little while. Immediately after the process is finished, the ZTE Nubia Z7 will restart with factory configuration.


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About the ZTE Nubia Z7

The size of the ZTE Nubia Z7 is 75.7 mm x 153.2 mm x 9.0 mm (width x height x depth) for a net weight of 155 g. The screen offers a resolution of 1440 x 2560px (QHD) for a usable surface of 72%.

The ZTE Nubia Z7 mobile phone integrates one Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 MSM8974AC processor and one Krait 400 (Quad-Core) with a 2.5 GHz clock speed. This smartphone does not have a 64-bit architecture processor.

Concerning the graphic part, the ZTE Nubia Z7 uses the Qualcomm Adreno 330 graphics card with 3 GB. You can employ 32 GB of memory.

The ZTE Nubia Z7 battery is Li-Ion type with a maximum capacity of 3000 mAh amperes. The ZTE Nubia Z7 was launched on July 2014 with Android 4.4 KitKat

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