How to Easily Master Format ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and trick to fix trouble when ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) get problems. This phone have 5.5 inches LCD screen using good Super AMOLED type at 1080 x 1920 pixels. ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) have very big RAM at this time because it have 6 GB RAM for many multitasking applications. Not only big RAM, the internal memory also big at 64 GB without external micro SD simcard, but who need microSD anymore if we already have big internal memory. The operating system when we get this phone is using Android Marshmallow ver 6.0.1 and will get any latest upgrade as well.

What is Advantage of ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) Specifications:

LCD 5.5 inches
Internal memory 64 GB ROM with
Main Camera 16 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash
Front Camera 8 MP, f/2.0, with big 1/3.2″ sensor size for selfie photography
Processor Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
GPU Adreno 530
Operating system Android Marshmallow version 6.0.1
Battery Li-Po 3000 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

The big internal memory 64 GB ROM will make this phone get more easy to install so many applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Instagram, Line Messenger, Whatsapp, WeChat, Blackberry Messenger, SnapChat, Viber, Skype and many more. But as we know some applications at Google Play Store may contain viruses or malware, and if we install that kind of apps then our ONEPLUS 3 will become trouble hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or bootloop logo or LCD touch screen not responding, therefore we have to read carefully as many as possible user review if we want to install new or not famous applications. If we install bad apps and make trouble at ONEPLUS 3, then we have to force reboot or soft reset or restart to clean temporary files and caches. After our ONEPLUS 3 can boot again, we can try to install antivirus applications which have good user ratting from Google Play Store, please do not install antivirus from other resources. Good antivirus from Google Play Store will scan all contain and give recommendation for good setting options menu. If the problems still not fix, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please do not forget to backup all important data before doing hard reset or master format, because hard reset will remove all important data at ONEPLUS 3 (THREE).

How to backup data or Contact at ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) ?

Because ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) does not have microSD external simcard, then we can not backup using that method, however we can connect our ONEPLUS 3 with USB data cable and connect to computer PC, then backup all data to our computer hard drive. If our ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) 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 ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) ?

After install some applications, sometime it can become hang or freezing or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch in the middle of running applications. What should we do? We have to force shutdown or force reboot ot soft reset to restart all running applications and delete temporary caches files. Please press and hold POWER button until ONEPLUS 3 shutdown or turn off by itself. After this phone totally off, then press again POWER button to turn on this phone. We also can restart all running application when ONEPLUS 3 still can work, by press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Reboot / Power off menu. The soft reset process is safe to do anytime because it will not remove any important data at ONEPLUS 3.

#Option 1, Hard Reset ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) with menu setting:

This is the option that we can do if this phone still can access the menu setting, then try to reset ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) with this step:

  1. Please Turn on the ONEPLUS 3 (THREE)
  2. Please make sure to charge the battery until full or more then 50% capacity
  3. Make sure you already backup all important data, because it will deleted from ONEPLUS 3 (THREE)
  4. Go toMenu Setting > Backup & Reset > Factory Data Reset
  5. ChooseReset Phone, continue withErase Everything
  6. The ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) will do the master reset until it finish

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#Option 2, Hard Reset ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) with hardware button key:

In some situations, the ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) is not responding, so nothing happen when we navigate or touch the screen, in this step try to hard reset with hardware key by this step:

  1. Make sure you have fully charge the ONEPLUS 3 (THREE)
  2. We should try to backup all important data if we can, because all data will be erased or wipe from this phone
  3. We can do this procedure at any conditions phone On or Off
  4. Press togetherPower Button + Volume Downtogether for several second until the logo icon appear, then release all button
  5. at LCD screen please choose Language toEnglishby touch it
  6. at LCD screen please chooseWipe data and cachesit will ask twice
  7. at LCD screen please choose Yes when asking for wipe or erase all data
  8. The ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) will do the master reset for several minutes, just wait until it finish.

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) (Reformat)?

The first time operating system when we open ONEPLUS 3 from the box is Android Marshmallow. It is ready to use so we just turn on this phone and login to Google account to make all Android features can work normally. But maybe because of some crash applications which installed from Google Play Store then it can make ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) operating system become damage or corrupt and make this phone run not normal. We have to reformat or restore with factory default operating system. First we have to know that clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) ROM. Therefore we do not need to copy or connect with other devices. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically at ONEPLUS 3.

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Beside big RAM and big internal memory, ONEPLUS 3 also have fingerprint sensor for security protections. We need to activate this functions first and also register our fingerprint. Camera at ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) give good result because main camera have 16 megapixel with IOS to make photo become better and also have 8 megapixel front camera with big sensor size for selfie photography, both camera can record good video at least at 30 fps. Some photos or videos maybe very confidential, therefore we have to give security protections at ONEPLUS 3 while this phone away from us or stolen or lost. Use fingerprint make it more faster to open by only tab our finger to fingerprint sensor, but we also can activate other protections like pattern lock or password protections. The problems start when we can not open security protections.

What should we do? We have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #Option 2 above to reformat our ONEPLUS 3 (THREE), because this phone already use FRP (factory reset protections), therefore we have to Verify with our previous Google account to make sure this phone is belong to us after finish reformat or performing hard reset. Therefore we have to keep our Gmail account username and password securely.

How to Improve Performance ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) to make run more faster?

How fast ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) performance? Do not get wrong with only have double dual core processor at ONEPLUS 3, because it already use latest high end processor Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820. Base by benchmark review, ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) can make better performance if compare by other Quad Core or Octa Core processor. ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) also very good for playing games because it have dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) with Adreno 530. However, some users maybe get slowly trouble at ONEPLUS 3 (THREE). Actually by having 6 GB RAM, this phone will not get any trouble at insufficient RAM because too many background process. But as what we write before, some applications at Google Play Store are bad in memory management as well, this conditions can take as many resources as possible at ONEPLUS 3, of course it will hurt ONEPLUS 3 performance and become slowly. Therefore we have to read carefully user review before install applications or uninstall some not use applications is very recommended. If we want to make our ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) performance run faster again like new, then please consider to do hard reset or master format.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) ?

There is no secret hidden code for ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

2 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format ONEPLUS 3 (THREE) with Safety Hard Reset?”

  1. Hi,

    I was updating my oneplus 3 to the new android software version.
    but after installing the update the screen of the phone is not at all responding.. even tried the hard reset as mentioned above.. but the problem persists..

    • Hi, as far as you follow correct steps to update the latest version of your Oneplus 3, then your phone will work normally after finish update. But if some trouble happen that make update process interrupted, then your phone will not work normally. You have to ask Oneplus service center to flash with proper running update operating system.


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