Tips and solutions for LENOVO S920 problems. LENOVO S920 is the Android smartphone with Jelly Bean operating system, this phone have 5.3 inches LCD screen, very impressive to play games, watch movie or also wonderful to do working applications such as office documents. With wider screen we can touch to type more easy than using smaller LCD screen. For the processor, the LENOVO S920 powered with Quad Core processor from Mediatek MT6589 which have good performance at 1.2Ghz clock speed and also have PowerVR SGX544 GPU.
What is Advantage of LENOVO S920 Specifications:
GSM 3G HSDPA Dual SIM GSM-GSM
LCD 5.3 inches touch screen
Internal memory 4GB
External memory microSD, up to 32 GB
Main Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
Front camera for Picture and Video conference
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7
GPU PowerVR SGX544
Operating system Android OS, v4.2.1 (Jelly Bean)
Battery Li-Ion 2250 mAh
How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery LENOVO S920 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or soft bricked ?
As we said before, the performance of LENOVO S920 is good because it have Quad Core processor from Mediatek. There are several type processor from Mediatek and base by benchmark, the MT6589 have faster performance then other Mediatek processor. Therefor we can use this phone almost without problem with applications from Google Play Store. But we have to understand that not all applications can working good in this smartphone, some of them maybe not compatible with LENOVO S920. If we have installed that applications, some of them will make problem like hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or blank or LCD touch screen not responsive or the phone overall not responding. If this problem happen when we run an applications, then we need to try doing soft reset or force reboot LENOVO S920. If the problem still happen, then we need to do hard reset or master format.
How to force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart LENOVO S920 ?
Maybe sometime we get problem when running applications or games or movie or office work at LENOVO S920, the phone suddenly frozen in the middle of that applications. The Phone LCD touch screen will not response with any finger touch. We need to force soft reset or force reboot by open the back cover and remove the battery. Wait about 5 seconds to clean all power from the phone and we can put again the battery in the right positions. Press POWER BUTTON to turn on. In normal situations, doing soft reset or reboot can be done by pressing POWER BUTTON for several seconds until the pop up menu appear, then choose Restart or Reboot to soft reset LENOVO S920. We do not have to worry about our important data, because this step is safe to do anytime or everyday, because this step will not erase or wipe any important data like contact or photo or files from LENOVO S920.
#Option 1, Hard Reset LENOVO S920 with menu setting:
- Turn on the LENOVO S920
- We suggest to charge the battery full
- Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from LENOVO S920
- Go toMenu Setting > Storage > Factory Data Reset
- ChooseReset Phone, continue withErase Everything
- The LENOVO S920 will do the master reset until it finish
#Option 2, Hard Reset LENOVO S920 with Hardware Button key:
- Confirm and make sure that LENOVO S920 Battery is fully charge or not empty
- Turn off LENOVO S920
- Press together :POWER + VOLUME UPabout several second, that the warning will appear at the LENOVO S920
- Choose:Reset DeviceorWipe dataorClear eMMC
- Make sure we already sure than we know that our application and data will be loose or clear while Resetting LENOVO S920
When the best time for for LENOVO S920 user to reinstall or restore the Android operating system? There are no exact time to answer this question, but we have to know that sometime, installed applications or wrong setting can make our LENOVO S920 operating system become damage or get problem. The action of trouble operating system like hang or not very responsive or something like that. Yes if we have this problem, then maybe better for LENOVO S920 to try doing reinstall the operating system or firmware. First we need to know that the clean factory default operating system or firmware of LENOVO S920 already saved inside this phone ROM, it mean we do not need to copy or connect LENOVO S920 to other device when we need to do reinstall or restore the operating system. Just doing the hard reset or master format step above, then the operating system of LENOVO S920 will be reinstall by itself. Please becareful, because doing hard reset or master format will removed or wipe any important data at LENOVO S920. Please doing backup before performing hard reset.
How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for LENOVO S920 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?
We could have many important data or pictures or video or anything which saved inside LENOVO S920 memory, and in this case, we surely recommended LENOVO S920 user to give security protections. There are several type of protections that we can choose with Android Jelly Bean. We are usually use screen lock pattern for faster access, but some user also like to use password pin security protections. The problem happen when we forget about LENOVO S920 screen lock pattern or password pin answer. We can bypass or unlock this forgotten security answer by doing several time wrong answer continuously until the phone frozen for several seconds. After that we will find the Forget Password / Pattern button, press this button to unlock or bypass the forgot password using Google account. If we can not access Google account or Gmail account, then we need to do hard reset or master format.
How to Improve Performance LENOVO S920 to make run more faster?
We know that the specifications of LENOVO S920 is good to run any applications, therefor some user have many time to install or try many applications from Google Play Store. Some applications will work in the background after finish install, although we are not use that applications anymore. That is why our LENOVO S920 maybe can running more slowly after several months. Please try to remove not use applications, especially which run in the background, after that do soft reset and see whether the speed more faster or not. If the slow problem can not solved with the first step, and we need to make our LENOVO S920 run more faster like new again, then please consider to perform hard reset or master format after backup all important data.
Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format LENOVO S920?
There is no secret hidden code for LENOVO S920 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.
Can I Upgrade or Update LENOVO S920 operating system to Kitkat ?
Until we white this articles, the LENOVO S920 still does not have official upgrade to Android Kitkat or above. If we see the specifications, of course this LENOVO S920 can run Kitkat easily. Since the official release still does not release yet for LENOVO S920 Android Kitkat, but some other community might have solutions to upgrade LENOVO S920 to Android Kitkat, but please do that step carefully, because some miss step might make our LENOVO S920 become problem and can not use anymore. If we still need to use smooth and without problem operating system of LENOVO S920, then using official Jelly Bean still better for daily usage.
In some circumstances after we do almost all steps to repair the LENOVO S920 by our self but the problem still have not solved, then maybe the problem come from hardware or also known as hard bricks. Therefore, we should bring our LENOVO S920 to Lenovo Authorize service center to test about hardware and maybe some problem should followup by changing or replace the motherboard. Changing motherboard will causes the IMEI or phone identity also change, but this phone identity only need for service center database only, not effected to phone work.