If your Android based Gionee phones are being unresponsive, performing slowly or incorrectly, freezing, lagging or you’re locked out from your device. Then it’s high time to factory reset. By doing a factory reset, you restore your device to factory settings. In this article, we will teach you the process on how you can Hard or Factory reset your Android based Gionee phone.
This guide is applicable to almost all Gionee Android Phones. Still have a look at the names of supported Gionee devices: Gionee Elife S Plus, F103, Elife E8, S5.1 Pro, Marathon M4, Marathon M5, Pioneer P4S, Elife S7, Marathon M3, Elife S5.1, Pioneer P6, Pioneer P5L, Pioneer P4, Ctrl V6L, Ctrl V5, Elife S5.5, Elife E7 Mini, Elife E7, Elife E7, Elife E6, Elife E5, Elife E3, M2, Gpad G5, Gpad G4, Gpad G3, Gpad G2, Gpad G1, Pioneer P3, Pioneer P2, Pioneer P1, M2 Mini, P2M, Ctrl V1, Ctrl V3, Ctrl V2, Ctrl V4, Ctrl V4s, Dream D1 and others.
How to Factory Reset all Gionee Android Phones
In this section of the article, we will teach you an easy process to hard reset or factory reset Android based Gionee phones.
You can Hard reset or Factory reset all Gionee Android phones using the below mentioned methods:
1.Factory reset from Factory Settings
2.Factory reset from Recovery Menu
The factory reset from factory settings is preferred when your Gionee phone is being unresponsive, performing slowly or incorrectly, freezing or lagging. However, if you’re locked out from your device because you forgot the pattern or password, then Factory reset from Recovery menu is advisable.
Method 1: How to Factory Reset all Gionee Android Phones : From Factory Settings
Step 1: Go to settings.
Step 2: In settings, tap on the privacy section.
Step 3: In the privacy settings, at the bottom of the list you can see ‘Backup and Reset’.
Step 4: Take a backup and then go for Factory Reset by clicking on ‘Factory Data Reset’.
Step 5: That’s it. The reset process would finish in a couple of minutes and your device will then restore to factory settings.
Method 2: How to Factory Reset all Gionee Android Phones : From Recovery Menu
Step 1: If your device is turned off, follow Step 2. Otherwise, switch off your Gionee device first.
Step 2: Boot your device into recovery mode. To begin the booting process in recovery mode, press: Volume Up key, Home Button and Power key at the same time, hold it till your device boots in to recovery mode.
Step 3: Navigate in the main recovery menu using the volume key.
Step 4: Tap on ‘Wipe data/factory reset’.
Step 5: A confirmation message will pop on the screen. Tap ‘Ok’.
Step 6: Wait till the device is restored and rebooted.
Hope this article helps you in Applying a factory reset from Factory Settings or from Recovery Menu. Both process will help in hard rest your Android based Gionee phone.