Tips and tricks to fix NOKIA 5.3 problems. This cheap Android One family smartphone with Android 10.0 as factory default operating system. This phone use Qualcomm SM6125 Snapdragon 665 processor with dedicated GPU (Graphic Processor Unit) Adreno 610. Having four camera at back side of body. The screen full 6.55 LCD size with HD resolutions is available at front body. Small notch drop for front camera can be find at top of the screen.

Android One will give some advantages, especially for native firmware update from Google for two major versions. For Nokia 5.3, we will get at least firmware update until Android 12 or maybe more. The other goodness of using Android one is no bloatware factory default applications. Android one is native OS from Google for specific smartphone, therefore mostly only Google apps installed at this NOKIA 5.3.

This phone have several product model code depend on country release TA-1234, TA-1223, TA-1227, TA-1229. Some users get issue with NOKIA 5.3, therefore we will try to give several review and information about how to solve troubles of NOKIA 5.3 at community.


What is Advantage of NOKIA 5.3 Specifications & Features:


GSM 3G HSDPA & 4G LTE single or dual simcard
LCD 5.71 inches with 720 x 1520 pixels
Internal memory 16 GB with 1 GB RAM
Main Camera 8 MP
Main Camera Features LED flash
Front Camera 5 MP for selfie photography and video conference
Processor Quad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
Operating system Android Pie version 10.0 (Android One)
Battery Li-Po 3000 mAh


How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery NOKIA 5.3 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

NOKIA 5.3 is use Android One 10.0 version. It mean we will get more free storage because this phone does not have bloatware applications. The internal storage is 64 GB. We can install several interesting apps from Google Play Store like WeChat, Facebook, Whatsapp, Skype and some other more.

There are some bad apps inside Google Play Store, especially new or not famous apps. They may contain viruses or malware. Therefore we have to read as many user review as possible when we must install that apps, because our NOKIA 5.3 can get troubles like become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive or LCD screen not responding with our finger touch. Google will not give Verified by Play Protect icon for these kind of applications.

What should we do if this problem happen? First we have to try do soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files or caches that can make some trouble at this phone. If our NOKIA 5.3 can boot again, then please directly download one good antivirus applications from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON, please choose only one we like. The antivirus will try to scan all installed applications and give recommendation setting for our phone. If the problems still happen, then next step 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 NOKIA 5.3. For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart NOKIA 5.3 ?


This phone have 3 options of RAM, start from 3 GB and 4 GB or 6 GB. Installed apps may crash or corrupt that can make troubles at our NOKIA 5.3 or become stuck or LCD touch screen not responsive with our fingertouch. We have to remove temporary files and caches to fix this troubles. Please press and hold POWER button until NOKIA 5.3 shutdown or turn off by itself. 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.


How to backup data or Contact at NOKIA 5.3 ?

We can backup important data to external memory if we already insert external memory at MicroSD slot. We can transfer some files to external memory manually using File Manager inside this phone or we can download from Google Play Store.

If our NOKIA 5.3 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.


#Option 1, How to Hard Reset NOKIA 5.3 (Android) with software menu:

  1. Turn on this phone
  2. Please Make sure NOKIA 5.3 (Android) battery already charge properly or minimum have 50% capacity
  3. Go to menu: Setting > Backup & Reset > Factory data reset > Reset device
  4. Choose Erase Everything
  5. NOKIA 5.3 (Android) will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default


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#Option 2, How to Hard Reset NOKIA 5.3 with Hardware key button:


  1. Turn off NOKIA 5.3
  2. We have to connect power charger to our phone right now
  3. Press and hold together : Power Button + Volume Up (about 10-20 seconds or more and the LCD while screen show Nokia Logo and command) 
  4. Release All button once we see Android Recovery with several menus at our phone
  5. If we see the menu at LCD screen, choose Wipe Data/Factory Reset with Volume Button to select and use Power Button to ok or enter.
  6. The NOKIA 5.3 will doing the process of restoring to factory default. And if we go back to Recovery menu, choose Reboot to start this phone from beginning.


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for NOKIA 5.3 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

NOKIA 5.3 have four rear camera with 13 megapixel for wide + 5 megapixel for ultrawide + 2 megapixel for macro + 2 megapixel for DOF. We will have many private photos videos after use several months. We have to activate security protections to make our important data secure from unauthorized people, especially when NOKIA 5.3 away from us or stolen or lost.

At back side of body, we can find fingerprint sensor. We need to register our finger to make it recognize for unlock. Secondary protection is needed for backup. Please choose screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot protection password or pattern or fingerprint can not work. What should we do?

Do not worry about this trouble, because Android already give solutions when we forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account. But because this Nokia phone already use latest Android version, then it use FRP (factory reset protections) to protect from stolen or lost. We have to hard reset our phone using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. After finish reformat, NOKIA 5.3 screen will show Verify your account page to make sure this phone is belong to us. We need to sign in with previous Google Account that was previously synced on this device. Therefore we have to remember carefully our Google / Gmail username and password.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format NOKIA 5.3 ?

There is no secret hidden code for NOKIA 5.3 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at NOKIA 5.3 ?

If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of NOKIA 5.3 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 NOKIA 5.3 (Android) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

NOKIA 5.3 use 4000 mAh battery. The battery is not removable. We can use this phone full one day with standard activity. But for heavy users who use it for playing games or watch movie several hours continuously, then the battery will not enough. Please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible to make battery work more longer. We also need to disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth or NFC.