How to Easily Master Format LG G8X THINQ with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix LG G8X THINQ problems. This phone is premium smartphone known as LMG850EMW model. It have full screen design with colorfull 6.4 inches OLED LCD, Full HD resolutions at 1080 x 2340 pixels with Corning Gorilla Glass 6 scratch resistance. Flagship smartphone use Android 9.0 as factory default operating system together with LG UX 9.0 user interface. We still wait for firmware upgrade Android 10.0 for LG G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) models later. LG G8X THINQ actually is like other smartphone, but the interesting part of this phone is the dual screen cover accessories, we can make this phone work as dual screen if we put our LG G8X THINQ at its cover. The cover is included from factory box.

LG G8X THINQ use high end Qualcomm processor SM8150 Snapdragon 855 with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 640 for playing 3D HD games faster without troubles. Water resistance is a must have features for LG flagship smartphone and have very strong durability because LG G8X THINQ already use MIL-STD-810G compliance for military durability. Moreover, this phone also have wireless charging. Some users may get issue with LG G8X THINQ, we will try to give more solutions, review and information about how to solve LG G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) troubles at community.

What is Advantage of LG G8X THINQ Specifications and Features?

  • Network GSM 3G HSDPA or with 4G LTE
  • LCD 6.4 inches
  • Processor Octa-core 2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3 x 2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4 x 1.78 GHz Kryo 485
  • GPU Adreno 640
  • Bluetooth / GPS / Wifi / NFC/li>
  • Memory Internal 128 GB
  • RAM 6 GB
  • External memory microSD Slot
  • Main Camera Dual 12 MP f/1.8 wide + 13 MP f/2.4 ultrawide
  • Main Camera Features autofocus & LED flash, OIS at wide camera
  • Front Camera 32 MP for video conference and selfie photography
  • Operating System Android Pie version 9.0
  • Battery Li-Ion 4000 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery LG G8X THINQ hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

Althouth LG G8X THINQ use same processor Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855 if compare with LG G8 without X, but there are some improvement at other wise such as battery and camera technology. This phone still use same 128 GB internal storage with ability to add external memory MicroSD at secondary slot. We can install many applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Kakaotalk, WeChat, Instagram, Whatsapp, Skype, Telegram and some other more.

There are also bad apps inside Play Store which act as antivirus or interesting games. Usually they are new or not famous apps, therefore we have to read many user review before install that kind of apps, because it can make our G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) get troubles like become slowly or hang or stuck or frozen or bricks or LCD touch screen not responsive. These bad apps will not get any Verified by Play Protect information at downloaded process. Please note, usually Editor choice is good options to try for safety reasons.

What do we have to do when we get this trouble? First we have to remove temporary files and caches inside this phone by doing soft reset. After our LG G8X THINQ can run again, then try to download one good antivirus like NORTON or AVAST. It will scan all installed applications and give recommendation if there are some high-risk setting.

If the problems still happen, then next steps is doing hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or erase all important data, therefore we have to backup all data first before doing master format. Doing hard reset will remove all Google account from LG G8X THINQ. For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.

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How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart LG G8X THINQ ?

G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) is flag-ship high end smartphone, it have good processor and sufficient RAM for multitasking. But we need to know that some installed apps may crash or corrupt and make our LG G8X THINQ run not normal or hang or LCD touch screen not responding with finger touch. We need to force remove temporary files and caches inside this phone.

Please press and hold POWER button until LG G8X THINQ shutdown or turn off by itself. If it is not work, then try to press and hold POWER + VOLUME DOWN together until shutdown. After it totally off, then we can press again POWER button to turn it ON. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our LG G8X THINQ still can work properly, but we want to clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

How to backup data or Contact at LG G8X THINQ ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our LG G8X THINQ 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.

Please note: These options bellow may not work for some devices because of firmware update version or hardware troubles or some other possibilities.

#Option 1, Hard Reset LG G8X THINQ with software menu

  1. Turn on the LG G8X THINQ
  2. Make sure the battery is not empty
  3. Backup important data at LG G8X THINQ because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  4. Go to Menu : Setting > Backup and Reset > Factory Data Reset
  5. Choose :Reset Device > Delete all
  6. The LG G8X THINQ will do the master reset process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset LG G8X THINQ Factory Default using Hardware Secret Button Key

In some conditions, we can not do anything at LG G8X THINQ touch screen or frozen in some state. So we can not access reset menu like Option #1, do not worry, because we can do hard reset LG G8X THINQ with hardware key button:

  1. Turn off the LG G8X THINQ
  2. Make sure the battery LG G8X THINQ already full or more than 50%
  3. Press together and hold thePower Button + Volume Down Button
  4. If the Logo appear, then release thePower Button(do not release theVolume Down Button), then continue to press again thePower ButtonuntilRecovery mode / Factory resetmenu appear, then we can release all button now.
  5. Choose wipe data/factory resetusingVolume Button, and pressPower Buttonto Enter or OK
  6. The LG G8X THINQ will continue master reset, wait for several minutes until the phone start like new again.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for LG G8X THINQ forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) have big internal memory and good camera with dual rear lens at 12 megapixel for standard wide and 13 megapixel for ultrawide. We will have many private photos videos and important files after use several period. We need to secure all confidential apps and data from unauthorized people especially when LG G8X THINQ away from us or stolen or lost.

Fingerprint is work accurate at under display of 6.4 inches LG G8X THINQ touch screen. We need to register our finger to make it work for unlock. We also can use selfie camera for face unlock recognizing. After everything done, then secondary protections have to choose like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will be happen when we forgot security answer or fingerprint can not unlock our phone, what should we do?

Do not worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at LG G8X THINQ use registered Google account. But we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #Option 2 above, and all installed apps will be removed from our phone. After finish hard reset, then Google account will be ask for verification.

Please note that Google account is very important. This phone already use latest version of Android operating system, therefore LG G8X THINQ implement FRP (factory reset protection) to make our phone safe from hard reset when stolen or lost. After finish hard reset or master format with hardware button combination key, this phone will Verify your account with previous Google Account that has been used before performing hard reset.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format LG G8X THINQ?

There is no secret hidden code for LG G8X THINQ to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at LG G8X THINQ ?

There are two phone memory type at LG G8X THINQ , one is internal memory and the other one is external memory. If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of LG G8X THINQ as well. Please use menu setting to do hard reset or reformat using #option 1 above, but make sure to give checkbox mark at Erase Internal SD card / Internal storage. Then it will reformat the factory default operating system and remove or erase any data inside internal memory.

To reformat or wipe or erase all data at external memory, we can use menu Setting > Storage > Erase Internal Storage / SD Card. Please always make sure all data has already backup before reformat or wipe everything, because it is hard to recover formatted / wiped data at internal or external storage.

How to Make Battery of LG G8X THINQ Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

G8X THINQ (LMG850EMW) use 7nm low power consumption processor at Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855. But this phone already improve the battery with 4000 mAh capacity. We can use it full one day without need to recharge for standard activity. This phone have Quick Charger 4.0 with Faster Charging 21W Qualcomm technology and wireless charging technology. If we need to make LG G8X THINQ battery work more longer, then please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like NFC or GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth.

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