In this guide, I’m going to show you to hard reset LG G5. There are several reasons why you might want to hard reset LG G5, your smartphone could freeze repeatedly or you might want to sell your phone and you intend erasing all your data before handing it over to the new owner.
Howbeit the case, you still want to factory reset LG G5 for better performance? Then this tutorial is for you, before you proceed. See how set alarm clock on LG G5. The settings looks a bit complex, but I have simplified it.
Hard Reset LG G5 To Factory Settings
This is the first type of hard reset, where you restore your device to its original factory and default settings. You can perform this by following any of the steps below.
WARNING: By initializing this process, you will lose all the data stored in your phone’s memory. All settings within the apps will be lost. You will only retain the data on your SD card; like your music, photos and videos.
Hard Reset LG G5: Method one
- Tap Settings
- Tap select Back up and reset options
- Quickly locate factory data reset and tap it
- Relax while phone is rebooted
This method is performed only when you do not have access to your phone menus.
Basically, it is performed when your phone doesn’t start up properly. In either case, if method one doesn’t work for you, try method two below.
Hard Reset LG G5: Method Two
- Turn off your LG G5
- Press together volume up + home button + power button
- Once LG logo is displayed, release your hands
- Use volume buttons to navigate to “Wipe data/Factory reset”
- Use the Power button to select your option
- Select “Yes” with your volume buttons and select it with power button
- Select Reboot System Now
Hard Reset LG G5: Method Three
The LG G5 is a modular smartphone. If your phone freezes, all you need to do is pull of the base of the phone, remove the battery and re-insert it. Then power on the phone.
These are the basic methods to factory reset LG G5. If you encounter any hassle, do not hesitate to drop a comment.