Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Factory Data Reset

Samsung has recently launched a news amrtphone i.e., Samsung Galaxy Note 7 priced at Rs 59900. The device comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SOc Quad-Core processor clocked at 2.15 GHz with Exynos 8890 processor. It comes with a 5.7-inch IPS display with Congning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 2560 x 1440 pixels as its resolution with 16M Colors. The device comes wth 5 GB of RAM and 64 GB as its internal storage and can be expanded to 256 GB using an external Micro SD card. It is powered by a 3500 mAH Li-Poly battery and runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0. The camera on the device is 12 MP rear camera with LED flash and 5 MP Selfie shooter. Wi-Fi Bluetooth, NFC, GPS, Edge, OTG are the connecivity features available on the device and helps in automating the device.

If you are using this smartphone and feel like switching to any other smartphone then always remember to factory reset your device before you give it to others for use.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Factory Data Reset

Step 1: Open the Settings and tap on Backup and reset

Step 2: In the new window, tap on Factory Data reset option which is on the bottom of the screen.

Step 3: Now tap on Reset Phone option which is in the center of the screen.

Note: If you have set any security lock or pattern on your smartphone then you need to unlock the device to proceed further.

Step 4: In the new window a final warning message is displayed where you need to tap on erase everything option which is available in the center of the screen.

The device restarts and the data on the Note 7 is erased and reboots automatically as if you are booting the device for the first time.

Note: Before you factory reset your smartphone, always remember to create the backup of the data on the device as factory resetting is irreversible process and data once erased cannot be retrieved back on your phone.

If you still find any difficulty while resetting your device then pass your message in the comment section below or you can tweet us @1howtothing, we will get back to you.

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