How to reset or hard reset an Infinix Hot 10

Infinix hot 10

If your  Infinix Hot 10  works very slow, hangs, if you want to bypass screen lock, and you want to erase everything, or you want to sell it and you want nobody to be able to access your files and passwords you can do a factory reset so that it looks like the first day.

By the following steps we explain how to format the Infinix Hot 10 to erase all your information and make it totally.
Before doing a factory reset we recommend you delete all the accounts on the device, especifically it is useful to unlink the Google account if you are going to sell, give away your Hot 10. In this way we will avoid problems for the new user since some More modern devices include a functionality called Factory Reset Protection that requests the same Google account with which the Infinix Hot 10 was initially configured when factory restoring a device.

You must bear in mind that a reset or return to the factory state in a mobile deletes all its content, so you must make a backup of your data before doing it if you do not want to lose all files.

There are two ways to do a reset on Infinix Hot 10 one through the mobile options and another more complete from the recovery

Restore from the options of Infinix Hot 10

If you want to make a reset using the device options to return to the factory state an Infinix Hot 10 you have to follow these simple steps:

Estimated time: 5 minutes.

1- First step:

Access the settings menu of your device Infinix Hot 10.

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2- Second step:

Scroll down the settings to the bottom where you will see the section called “System”, click to continue.

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3- Third step:

If you see a section called “Advanced” click to display the advanced options.

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4- Fourth step:

Click on “Reset options” from this section it will allow us to restore network options, applications or reset completely.

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5- Fifth step:

Click on the last option called “Erase all data (factory reset)” or simply “Factory data reset”.

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6- Sixth step:

A first confirmation message will appear reminding you that all your data will be deleted from this device. Press “Reset phone”.

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7- Seventh step:

A second confirmation message will appear indicating that all information stored on the Infinix Hot 10 and all downloaded applications will be erased and reminding that this action cannot be undone. If you agree, click on “Erase Everything”.

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8- Eighth step:

If necessary, draw the screen unlock pattern or enter the screen unlock password or PIN to continue.

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9- Ninth step:

Your device Hot 10 from Infinix it will restart and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the operative system.

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Restore with hard reset or Recovery mode Infinix Hot 10

Restore with hard reset or Recovery mode your Infinix Hot 10 can solve problems that have not been solved with a normal factory reset.

1- First turn off your mobile completely. If you cannot unlock the screen, press and hold the power button for about 20 seconds and the phone will turn off.

2- Keep holding on volume down and power keys together for a few seconds in your Infinix Hot 10. In some devices according to the Android version the combination can be the power key and the volume key up.

3- When the Infinix logo is displayed, release the buttons.

4- Move through the menu with the volume up and volume down keys until you reach the “Recovery Mode” option and press the power button to access.

5- Use the volume up and volume down keys to select the “wipe cache partition” option and press the Power button to activate the option and clear the mobile cache.

6- After a few seconds you will return to the previous screen, with the volume buttons go to the option “wipe data / factory reset” and press the power button to enter. A screen with many NO  and a YES will appear, with the volume keys again go to the YES and press with the power key.

7- After finishing again with the volume keys, click on “reboot system now” and press the power key of your mobile phone, the device will reboot and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the system.

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