How to Easily Master Format LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and solutions for LENOVO K3 problems. This phone also call with LENOVO LIME or LENOVO K30-T. This is 5 inches smartphone which come with Quad Core processor at 1.2 Ghz clock speed, for saving more data and install interesting applications, this phone have 16 GB internal memory and still can expanded with external memory up to 32 GB. External memory is needed if we want to keep more own data or downloaded data like music mp3 or video or pictures/photo. LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME have 1 GB RAM for loading applications and multitasking, for playing Games HD, this phone will not get any problems because this phone have dedicated graphic processor unit (GPU) Adreno 306.

What is Advantage of LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA / LTE
Dual Simcard GSM-GSM
LCD 5 inches, 720 x 1280 pixels IPS touch screen
Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 From Qualcomm Snapdragon
GPU Adreno 306
Memory Internal 16 GB storage
Main Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera 2 MP
Operating System Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)
Battery Li-Po 2300 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

There are some factory default applications which have already installed at LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME, but because this phone have 16 GB internal memory, then we can install more free applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Whatsapp, Instagram, Skype, Path, Pinterest, WeChat, Line Messenger, Blackberry Messenger (BBM) and many more. However, we have to understand that some applications from Google Play Store are not always safe, because some of them may contain virus or malware which can make our phone become trouble like hang or stuck or bricks or broken or frozen or boot logo loop. In some cases, user of LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME will get non responsive LCD touch screen. At this situations we can try to force soft reset or force shutdown or force reboot or restart to clean temporary files and caches. If this problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please remember, doing hard reset will remove any important data and installed applications, therefore we have to do backup all important data before doing hard reset.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME ?

We can use LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME for most of our needed like games or office work or entertainment, but because of some troubles, then our LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME will get problems like hang or freeze or LCD touch screen not responding. What to do for fix this problems. We need to force shutdown or force soft reset or reboot to clean temporary files and caches from this phone. Please remove back case cover of LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME to remove or unplug the battery. Wait about 5 seconds and put again the battery at right positions, after that press POWER button to turn on this phone. This process will not remove or wipe any important data, so we can do this procedure anytime we want. How to force soft reset when our LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME still work normally. Please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, after that choose Reboot / Shutdown / Power off menu.

#Option 1, Hard Reset LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME with menu setting:

  1. Turn on the LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME
  2. We suggest to charge the battery full
  3. Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME
  4. Go toMenu Setting > Storage > Factory Data Reset
  5. ChooseReset Phone, continue withErase Everything
  6. The LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME will do the master reset until it finish

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#Option 2,Hard Reset LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME with Hardware Button key:

  1. Confirm and make sure that LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME Battery is fully charge or not empty
  2. Turn off LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME
  3. Press together :POWER + VOLUME UPabout several second, that the warning will appear at the LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME
  4. You can also try to press POWER BUTTON until Lenovo logo appear, then continue press VOLUME UP + VOLUME DOWN together until menu appear
  5. Choose:Reset DeviceorWipe dataorClear eMMC
  6. Make sure we already backup all important data because doing hard reset will clean all installed application and all data will be loose or clear while Resetting LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME (Reformat) ?

Android Kitkat firmware is the first factory default Android operating system when we get this phone in the market. This operating system is ready to use, just turn on this phone and we only need to sign in to Google account to continue using LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME. Sometime because of applications crash, our phone can get trouble and not work normally because of operating system (OS) corrupted or damage. We need to reformat or reinstall or restore running operating system again to make this phone work normally. First we have to know, that the clean factory default file source of Android operating system or firmware already saved safely inside LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME ROM which have 16 GB internal memory. Therefore if we get trouble with the operating system, then we can reinstall or restore without need to connect or copy from other devices. Just follow steps to hard reset above, then our LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME OS will be reinstall or restore automatically.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

We need to protect our important data at LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME or make our data more hard to open when our phone get stolen. The good news is this phone already have factory default security protections without need to do additional installation from Google Play Store or other locations. We usually use screen lock pattern for security protection because this options is faster to open and easy to use, but some users also like to use password pin protections. The problem happen when we forget the answer of LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME security screen lock pattern or password pin protections. What should we do? Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgotten security protections at LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME with Google account. Please give several time wrong answer continuously until this LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME freeze or locked 30 seconds. At this time we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button then we can find place to type our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we can not access our Google account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key above.

How to Improve Performance LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME to make run more faster?

Why our LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME become slowly? With the specification of this phone will run good for daily activity and playing games. Usually the slowly problems at LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME happen because there are too many applications run in the background. Not all users aware when we install some apps from Google Play Store, it will keep run in the background to wait data update or wait some command to actions, like chatting or social media applications. All applications will need some amount of RAM and processor resources. If there are too many applications run in the background or foreground, then LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME RAM and processor resources will be insufficient and become slowly to response. Please uninstall or remove some not use applications. If we want to make our LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME performance run faster again like new, then we have to consider doing hard reset to factory default.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME?

There is no secret hidden code for LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Update or Upgrade LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME operating system to Android Lollipop?

When the first time LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME release in the market, the factory default Android operating system is Android Kitkat. With good specifications of this phone, of course LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME can run smoothly using Android Lollipop. However, until we make this information, Lenovo still not release official Android Lollipop operating system for LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME. Just wait for Lenovo update, if there are new available OS update, then we can do upgrade process with OTA (over the air).

6 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format LENOVO K3 / K30-T / LIME with Safety Hard Reset?”

  1. I have Lenovo K30-W, but not boot, only in fastboot. Is not enter in TWRP! I executed all fastboot commands, copy images (boot, system, splash, persist), no erros found, but the phone not boot. Help me!

    • Hi, unfortunately we can not give good answer for rooted or custom rom Lenovo K3, because there are some not standard possibilities that might happen because of custom tweak. Please bring your Lenovo to authorize Lenovo service center for reinstall with standard ROM. Otherwise, you can try to ask other community such as XDA Developers, maybe somebody can help your problems.

    • HI, please try to discuss with your GSM network provider to make sure your Lenovo K3 can work properly. Sometime you have to replace the simcard with correct version from your network provider.


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