How to Easily Master Format ASUS ZENFONE 6 with Safety Hard Reset?

Troubleshoot the problem at ASUS ZENFONE 6. Previously we are already talk about the solutions for Asus Zenfone 4 and 5, now we are going to Asus Zenfone 6. As we know the differences at ASUS ZENFONE 6 is the LCD screen width which have 6 inches LCS with IPS screen. There are also the differences at camera, the Zenfone 6 use 13 megapixel camera and also have build in LED Flash to help talking better pictures when we shoot at low light conditions.

What is Advantage of ASUS ZENFONE 6 Specifications:

GSM Dual Sim On Together (GSM-GSM)
LCD 6 inches with Gorilla Glass 3
Internal memory 8GB or 16GB or 32GB
External memory microSD, up to 64 GB
Main Camera 13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Processor Dual-core 1.2 GHz Intel Atom Z2580
Operating system Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Battery Li-Po 3300 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery ASUS ZENFONE 6 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

The benefit of using big LCD screen is we can download many applications to use for doing social media like Facebook or Instagram, playing Games and also watch movie with more comfort because 6 inches is wide enough to display pictures or movie and easy to type as well.We also can use many sensor at ASUS ZENFONE 6 like Direction sensor, G-Sensor, Acceleration sensor, Proximity sensor, Gyro sensor and some other more. By default, the ASUS ZENFONE 6 also have factory default applications like Facebook, video player, and many other applications, but we still can install many applications from Google Play Store, some of them can upgrade the official default applications with newer version. But we have to know that not all applications at Google Play Store are compatible with ASUS ZENFONE 6, especially because this phone use INTEL processor, then some applications need to be test to make sure it can work properly or not at this phone. If we get this trouble like hang or stuck or bricks or broken or frozen or boot loop or LCD touch screen not responding, then we should force do soft reset or force reboot to delete some temporary file and cache from this phone. If the problem still appear, then we should have to do hard reset or master format.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart ASUS ZENFONE 6 ?

Getting trouble at ASUS ZENFONE 6 will make the phone work not properly and sometime it can become hang or freeze when we playing some games or doing some work it application at this phone, therefore we should force soft reset or force restart ASUS ZENFONE 6, but we can not remove the battery because this phone have non removable battery. To force soft reset we can press POWER button for about 10-15 seconds until the phone turn off by itself and finish the reboot process. If our phone still work normally and not stuck, we can do restart or reboot anytime by pressing POWER button several seconds until the pop-up menu appear in LCD screen and we can choose Restart/Reboot to finish soft reset. This step is safe to do anytime, because it will not remove or wipe any data from our phone.

#Option 1, Hard Reset ASUS ZENFONE 6 with Software Menu :

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on ASUS ZENFONE 6 smartphone
  3. Don’t forget to backup all important data
  4. Go to menu:Setting > Backup & reset > Factory Data Reset> Reset Phone
  5. ChooseErase everythingto continue and confirm you ready to do the format ASUS ZENFONE 6
  6. The ASUS ZENFONE 6 will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.

#Option 2, Hard Reset ASUS ZENFONE 6 with Hardware Key Button:

  1. Make sure the battery fully charge
  2. Do not forget to backup all important data
  3. Turn off the ASUS ZENFONE 6
  4. Press and Hold together:Power Button + Volume UpButton for several seconds until text menu appear, then release both button
  5. At this text menu, choose Recovery and continue with pressPower Buttonto confirm or OK
  6. Wait until the LCD of ASUS ZENFONE 6 will show the Android Logo, continue press togetherVolume Up + Volume Downtogether then we will seeAndroid System Recovery Mode
  7. Follow the menu at LCD screen to continue Factory Reset the hard reset ASUS ZENFONE 6, useVolume UporVolume Downto navigate the Menu and pressPower Buttonto OK or Enter

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at ASUS ZENFONE 6 ?

Because of some wrong setting, or the applications problems then the ASUS ZENFONE 6 operating system can be corrupt and can not work normally, sometime the phone can not boot at all. At this situations, we should do reinstall or restore factory default operating system at ASUS ZENFONE 6. But we should know that the clean factory default Android operating system already saved safely inside ASUS ZENFONE 6 ROM. That is why we do not need to copy or connect our phone to any other gadget when we want to do reinstall the operating system. Just follow the hard reset or master format options step above, then the operating system will be reinstall automatically. Please note, doing hard reset or master format will removed or wipe or erase all important data, pictures, move and applications, therefore we should do backup before doing hard reset or master format.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for ASUS ZENFONE 6 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

We are really recommended the ASUS ZENFONE 6 users to give more security protections like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. This way will safe our important data when the phone away from us. The problem maybe will happen when we forget about the answer of security protections. Of course we can not use this phone until we remember the answer. If we forget, we still have solutions from Google to bypass or unlock forgotten security screen lock pattern or password pin protections by using Google account or Gmail username and password that already saved inside this phone. Please give several time wrong security protection until the phone locked or freeze for several seconds, at this time, we will find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button then we can bypass our forgotten answer using Gmail account. If we can not access Gmail username then we should do hard reset or master format.

How to Improve Performance ASUS ZENFONE 6 to make run more faster?

The processor of ASUS ZENFONE 6 use Intel Atom Z2580 with Dual-core 2 GHz clock speed and also have 2GB RAM, we can run almost all applications with faster speed without any lag or delay. But some users get problems that the ASUS ZENFONE 6 become run slowly. As we know usually this problems happen because there are too many applications run together in the background. When we download some applications from Google Play Store, some of them will keep running in the background to wait some command or wait for data update. These applications need some amount of memory and also some processor resources. If there are too many applications run in the background, then the total memory will be out of space, so the phone will start run more slowly. We can try to remove or uninstall some not use applications to give more empty space for the RAM. If we want to make ASUS ZENFONE 6 performance run more faster again like new, then we should have to do hard reset or master format.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format ASUS ZENFONE 6 ?

There is no secret hidden code for ASUS ZENFONE 6 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Make ASUS ZENFONE 6 Battery Work More Stronger or Not Fast To Drain ?

The battery of ASUS ZENFONE 6 use 3300 mAh capacity. The capacity still can make this phone work full one day. But if we use it for heavy usage, the battery will not enough. We also have to know, that ASUS ZENFONE 6 battery have life time, after about 2 years, then the battery will be down grading. We have to replace with original battery. Please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. We also have to disable all not use connections such as Wifi, Bluetooth, and GPS.


# How to Remove Google Account at ASUS ZENFONE 6 ?

This is Android smartphone, therefore Google account is one of important login to make this phone work will full services. However, sometime we want to remove Google Account at ASUS ZENFONE 6, please follow this steps:

  • Go to menu Setting > Account
  • Choose Google Account that we want to remove
  • At page menu at the top, please choose Remove Account
  • The chosen Google account will be remove or wipe or erase from ASUS ZENFONE 6. This is same meaning with Logout Google Account from ASUS ZENFONE 6.

# How to Wipe or Erase All data at ASUS ZENFONE 6 ?

When we want to give this phone to someone else, we suggest to remove all data including Google account. If we want to remove or wipe or erase or clean all data from ASUS ZENFONE 6, then please try to do hard reset either using menu Setting with clean data files like steps at #option 1 above or use hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above.

# How to Hard Reset or Reformat ASUS ZENFONE 6 without Passcode or Password Protections ?

Using protection is recommended to secure all data at our ASUS ZENFONE 6, but some users get troubles when they want to process hard reset or master format, because ASUS ZENFONE 6 keep ask the passcode or password to bypass. If we get this problems, we suggest to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. It will reformat ASUS ZENFONE 6 without ask any authentications or passcode.

12 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format ASUS ZENFONE 6 with Safety Hard Reset?”

    • Hi, please go to menu Setting > About, then press several time Build number menu after information appear that you already developer. After that back to root of menu Setting then you can see Developer options menu at your Asus Zenfone 6.

    • Hi, usually when you press and hold POWER button at tour Asus Zenfone 6, then it will bring your phone to shutdown or power off. But if the POWER button act not normal, then we suggest to backup all important data at your Asus Zenfone 6 (you can use Asus Backup software from Google Play Store) then try to do hard reset or master format either using menu setting or hardware button combination key.

    • Hi, you can try to reformat your Asus Zenfone 6 using menu Setting like steps at # option 1 above when your phone still can boot normally. If your Asus Zenfone 6 operating system is corrupted and can not go to menu setting, then please follow steps at #option 2 above to reinstall your operating system to factory default, it will also reinstall all factory default applications.

      • after hard reset my zenfone 6 is not working. after power on its showing unfortunately, is stopped..
        plz help

        • Hi, I suggest for you to try doing hard reset again using hardware button combination key. It will reformat to factory default and usually will solve the problmes. But if the problems still happen, then please try consult with Asus authorized service center.

    • Hi, if you have done tried hard reset button combination key to your Asus Zenfone 6, but nothing work then you have to bring your phone to Asus authorized service center for further help. Maybe there are some hardware trouble or operating system damage.

  1. Hi. My zenfone 6 just stucked at asus logo and it keeps buffering / loading but didnot turn the phone on. I left ufvfor hours but still didnot turb the phone on. Do you have solution for this? I cant use your option 1 and 2 because my phone stuck at the logo and wont let it turn on. Please help me. Thank you

    • Hi, maybe you should try to format your Asus Zenfone 6 operating system using hardware button combination key like steps at #Option 2 above. This step will need to start your phone from OFF positions. If still can not work, then maybe there are some hardware error. Please consult with Asus authorized service center.


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