How to Easily Master Format LENOVO K5 NOTE with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix LENOVO K5 NOTE problems when it get trouble. This is LENOVO NOTE family smartphone which have 5.5 inches LCD screen with 16 GB internal memory and 2 GB RAM for multitasking applications. Do not expect to have stylus at LENOVO K5 NOTE because it is different with Samsung Galaxy note which have dedicated stylus for writing or do anything more. However, with big 3500 mAh battery capacity, we can use this phone more then one day for standard activity, but if we use the LCD screen too much like watching movie or playing games for hours, then the battery will need to get recharge to work more longer.

What is Advantage of LENOVO K5 NOTE Specifications:

LCD 5.5 inches
Internal memory 16 GB ROM
External memory microSD, up to 128 GB
Main Camera 13 MP, autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera 8 MP for video conference and selfie
Processor Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T860MP2
Operating system Android version 5.1 (Lollipop)
Battery Li-Po 3500 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery LENOVO K5 NOTE hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

Having Android with big screen at 5.5 inches LCD width will make browsing or playing games or doing some work become more fun. Therefore we might install many applications from Google Play Store like Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp, WeChat, Line Messenger, Blackberry Messenger (BBM), Skype, Viber and many more. But we have to be careful before install because some apps may contain viruses or malware. If that bad applications has already installed at our LENOVO K5 NOTE, then it will become hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or bootloop or LCD touch screen not responding. We have to force shutdown or force reboot or restart to clean temporary files and caches. After our LENOVO K5 NOTE can boot normally again, we can try to install one good antivirus application from Google Play Store, then let that antivirus applications scan all contain at your LENOVO K5 NOTE. It will give information which bad apps should uninstall and clean the known malware, some bad setting menu also will inform to us. If the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or wipe all important data at LENOVO K5 NOTE, therefore we have to do backup first before doing hard reset or master format.

How to backup data or Contact at LENOVO K5 NOTE ?

Using LENOVO K5 NOTE for several period will make our phone have many installed applications, pictures and other important files, but in some free time we need to backup all important files at computer or external simcard. We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our LENOVO K5 NOTE has already signed in with Google account, by default our contact will be synchronize in the background to Google server. Please make sure we check all contact at Google contact server using Internet browse to make sure backup is done.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Force Reboot or Force Restart LENOVO K5 NOTE ?

After install many applications or games, our LENOVO K5 NOTE will get some trouble because of that applications like hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. At this condition we need to force soft reset or force reboot. Unfortunately we can not remove the LENOVO K5 NOTE battery because it is non removable. We have to press and hold POWER button until this phone turn off by itself. After this phone totally off, then please press again POWER button to turn it on. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do soft reset or reboot process anytime we want. If we want to restart all applications or remove temporary files and caches although our LENOVO K5 NOTE still work normally then press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

#Option 1, Hard Reset LENOVO K5 NOTE with menu setting:

  1. Turn on the LENOVO K5 NOTE
  2. We suggest to charge the battery full
  3. Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from LENOVO K5 NOTE
  4. Go toSettings > System > Backup & reset
  5. ChooseFactory data reset, continue withReset Phone
  6. The LENOVO K5 NOTE will do the master reset until it finish

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#Option 2,Hard Reset LENOVO K5 NOTE with Hardware Button key:

  1. Confirm and make sure that LENOVO K5 NOTE Battery is fully charge or not empty
  2. Turn off LENOVO K5 NOTE
  3. Press together :POWER + VOLUME UPabout several second, that the warning will appear at LENOVO K5 NOTE
  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 sure than we know that our application and data will be loose or clear while Resetting LENOVO K5 NOTE

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at LENOVO K5 NOTE (Reformat)?

If we are really like to have smartphone with good sound quality then LENOVO K5 NOTE will give answer for what we need, because it have Dolby Atmos sound system technology, it can give more clean sound quality especially when we connect LENOVO K5 NOTE to good headset or good external speaker. The operating system of LENOVO K5 NOTE is using Android Lollipop and ready to use when we open this phone from the box. The firmware can be damage or corrupt when some installed applications crash. We need to reinstall with factory default operating system. But first we have to know, clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside LENOVO K5 NOTE ROM or internal memory, therefore we do not have to copy or connect our LENOVO K5 NOTE to other device. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for LENOVO K5 NOTE forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

LENOVO K5 NOTE have fingerprint for fast security protections. But this is not the only protection for security protections, we still have several options like password pin or screen lock pattern. The problems happen when we forgot the answer of security protection, including can not open fingerprint sensor at LENOVO K5 NOTE, what should we do? Do not worry we can unlcok or byass forgot security screen lock pattern using Google account. Please try to activate LENOVO K5 NOTE, then when LCD screen already lock and ask for unlock code, then we can try to give several time wrong answer continuously until LENOVO K5 NOTE locked or freezing for 30 seconds, at this time we can give our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we can not access Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.

How to Improve Performance LENOVO K5 NOTE to make run more faster?

LENOVO K5 NOTE is ready to play 3D HD Games because it already have dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) using Mali-T860MP2. We also can run all applications without problems because the Octa core processor Mediatek MT6755 Helio P10 have 1.8 Ghz clock speed. But some users maybe get slowly trouble with their LENOVO K5 NOTE, why this problem happen? Mostly because applications trouble. We have to know that some applications that we install from Google Play Store will keep run in the background process to wait some command or wait data update, such as chatting, email, games, social media and some other more. All running applications will use some amount of RAM, if many of them run together then LENOVO K5 NOTE 2 GB RAM will be insufficient and running slowly. Therefore we have to uninstall some not use applications to give more RAM for system resources. If we want to make our LENOVO K5 NOTE performance run faster again like new, then please consider to do hard reset or master format.

How to Update LENOVO K5 NOTE operating system for Android Marshmallow (firmware upgrade) ?

The first operating system at LENOVO K5 NOTE is Android Lollipop version 5. It has already installed at this phone and ready to use, we just need to login to Google account for make Google Play Store and some other service active. However, Lenovo still not give any information when they will release official Android Marshmallow for LENOVO K5 NOTE. Therefore we have to wait until official Lenovo release, please do not root or use custom rom for LENOVO K5 NOTE Android Marshmallow, because some wrong steps can make our phone become trouble, moreover some custom rom will make features can not work normally.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format LENOVO K5 NOTE ?

There is no secret hidden code for LLENOVO K5 NOTE to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

8 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format LENOVO K5 NOTE with Safety Hard Reset?”

  1. My levono k5 note is brand new ph & i am suffering with horrible problem. I cant sign in with my Google account, nothing is working.. my playstore, app, even i cant see my contact numbers. What should i do?

  2. I would like to reset my phone from marshmallow to lollipop. The factory reset was not able to do so. Can you please help me with this?

    • Hi, if you want to downgrade your Lenovo K5 operating system from Marshmallow to Lollipop then you can not do that using hard reset or factory default format, because your Lenovo K5 ROM already keep latest upgrade Android Marshmallow file source inside this phone. However, because you have done upgrade to Marshmallow, then we suggest to optimize by doing hard reset or master format, it will remove all previous installed apps which are not compatible with new operating system, then you have to download one by one again from Google Play Store.

  3. my lenovo k5 note is not starting from two days then what i can i do these first time problem only when i connected to my pc

    • Hi, you have to try use different Android charger which have minimum 1 Amp current output for about 1 hour, just to make sure the problems not comes from charger. If still can not work, then please try do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. It will reformat your Lenovo K5 operating system to factory default.


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