How to Easily Master Format LENOVO S920 with Safety Hard Reset?

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:

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:

  1. Turn on the LENOVO S920
  2. We suggest to charge the battery full
  3. Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from LENOVO S920
  4. Go toMenu Setting > Storage > Factory Data Reset
  5. ChooseReset Phone, continue withErase Everything
  6. The LENOVO S920 will do the master reset until it finish

#Option 2, Hard Reset LENOVO S920 with Hardware Button key:

  1. Confirm and make sure that LENOVO S920 Battery is fully charge or not empty
  2. Turn off LENOVO S920
  3. Press together :POWER + VOLUME UPabout several second, that the warning will appear at the LENOVO S920
  4. Choose:Reset DeviceorWipe dataorClear eMMC
  5. Make sure we already sure than we know that our application and data will be loose or clear while Resetting LENOVO S920
How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at 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.

20 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format LENOVO S920 with Safety Hard Reset?”

  1. i already do hard reset my lenovo s920, but still have msg “process sint responding, do you want to continue , yes or wait ”

    what happen with my one, how to do now?

    please advise

    • Hi, how that message appear? Have you already try do do hard reset using hardware button?. However, most hard reset steps will reinstall the clean factory default Android operating system which already saved inside your Lenovo S920 ROM. If you ever change that ROM with non official ROM, then some other trouble may happen when doing reformat or reinstall.

  2. Hi guys please help
    My lenovo S920 always disables data connection every time it highbernates how do I solve this just disables data connection on its own.
    please help

    • Hi, maybe you have installed some tweak applications or battery saving applications. Please try to uninstall suspected applications, otherwise you have to do hard reset to reformat your Lenovo S920 and reinstall with factory default operating system and back to factory default applications as well.

  3. i bought lenovo s920 last week, for the first time, it’s work, but i dont know may be i miss touch the scoll function menu, and suddenly the screen blink and now it is totally blackout. i try the hard reset, but it does’nt function….
    please advice…thankyou.

    • Hi, the only steps that you can do is doing hard reset with hardware button combination key. But if still not work, maybe your Lenovo S920 get hardware failure and need to get repair at Lenovo authorize service center, moreover your phone still have warranty.

  4. i already tried the hard reset using hardware button, menu setting and so on but my device still shows the “unfortunately, has stopped” and so does for setting. and when i restart the device, it cannot open for longggg time and only shows the lenovo icon for so long as if it hang. i had to tried many times for it to show the main screen. what should i do?

    please advice. Thanks in advance.

    • Hi, if you have already done hard reset or master format to your Lenovo S920, usually it will fix applications problems. Please try to hard reset again one more time and after your phone start from beginning, please do not login with any Google account, because sometime if you login again with previous login account, then cloud Google backup will be restore automatically to your Lenovo S920. Therefore you have to try create new account just to test that your phone can work normally again.

  5. Hi, i’ve already do the hard reset, but it stuck on the logo. cant open until now. it can open, but only stuck at the logo. what should i do? please help

    • Hi, if you never done root or did not use custom rom at your Lenovo S920, maybe it get hardware trouble, please bring to Lenovo authorize service center, to make sure what kind of hardware trouble at your phone.

  6. Hi guys ! i need a help . I had done hard reset for my phone Lenovo S920 but it only appears on the screen until the pop- up ” Lenovo for those who do ” . Please help ! what should i do now ?

    • Hi, it seems that your Lenovo S920 have bootloop. Please try again to hard reset using hardware button combination key to reinstall the operating system one more time. Please note, this steps will not always work for Lenovo S920 who use custom rom or rooted.

  7. Hi everyone, just wanna ask how can i hard reset my lenovo s920 i followed the instruction above but on my phone its chinese and dont understand it. Is there anyone who can help me? Thank you.

    • Hi, if you Lenovo S920 show Chinese character after doing hardware button combination, then you should try one by one, but usually you will find normal / readable text with type: emmc. Find that text and press that menu, your Lenovo S920 can be hard reset or reformat after that.

  8. I already do hard reset my lenovo s920 but its do nothing and stil restart but cannot operated please help me how to fix this problem

    • Hi, if you can no reformat your Lenovo S920 using hardware button combination key, then maybe your phone get hardware bricks. Please consult with nearest Lenovo authorize service center for further check.

  9. Hi,my lenovo have a isscu went s920 can’t login email on Google play store and I factory this fhone. After that more problem when unfortunately Google play service have unfortunately process Googlecom gapps have been stop. Please replay I don’t know what to do

    • Hi, it seems that your Lenovo S920 get some trouble with the operating system or other applications crash / corrupt. Please try to reformat using menu setting because your phone still can go to there. It will reformat and restore operating system to factory default. If you can not go to menu Setting, then please do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above.

    • Hi, usually the Setting menu can be open from Icon or notification bar. However, if still can not work with that Icon, then maybe the operating system should be force hard reset, try to use hardware button combination factory default to reformat your Lenovo S920 operating system.


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