Tips and tricks to fix OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G problems. This is flagship smartphone from OPPO which use Android 11 together with ColorOS 11.1 as factory default operating system. It is powered by high end processor Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 650 for fast graphic rendering.

The product code number from this phone is PDRM00 and PDRT00. The screen size is 6.55 inches Full HD+ at 1080 x 2400 pixels use AMOLED screen type with 90Hz for smooth colorful display. Some users get software and hardware issues with OPPO RENO5 PRO+ 5G, therefore we will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G troubles at community.


What are Advantages of OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G Specifications and Features?

  • Network GSM 3G HSDPA or 4G LTE + 5G with Dual simcard slot
  • LCD 6.55 inches 20:9 aspect ratio
  • Processor Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865
  • GPU Adreno 650
  • Bluetooth / GPS / Wifi
  • Memory Internal 128 GB with 8 GB RAM
  • Memory Internal 256 GB with 12 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Quad 50 MP f/1.5 + 13 MP f/2.4 + 16 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera Features autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera 32 MP for video conference and selfie photography
  • Operating System Android 11
  • Battery Li-Po 4500 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

There are two options of internal storage to choose with 128 GB or 256 GB. Actually this capacity already big enough for keep many applications and games which downloaded from Google Play Store. But some flagship Oppo smartphone is missing external memory slots, therefore we can not use MicroSD / MicroSDXC for keep our photos or gaming data files.

Please do not install new or not famous applications before read many user reviews, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed on our OPPO RENO5 PRO+ 5G like become slowly or hang or stuck or broken or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive. These kind of apps will not get Verified by Play Protect information / icon.

If we get this problem, we have to try remove temporary files and caches inside this phone, because some troubles can be solve with this steps. If we are suspected infected by virus, then please install one good antivirus like Avast or Norton, then scan all content inside this phone.

However, if the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset to reformat our phone. Please remember, doing hard reset or master format can make our important data removed or wiped from this phone, this is also happen with all Google account which will remove from OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G. We are not recommended to install APK from unknown resource for safety reasons.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G ?

Depend on internal storage options, if we buy 128 GB, then we will get 8 GB RAM. If we buy 256 GB then we will get 12 GB RAM. Actually this phone has big RAM capacity. But sometime installed applications may crash or corrupt. Our OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G will not run normally such as become hang or LCD touch screen not responding with any finger touch. We need to do soft reset or reboot to remove temporary files and caches. Please press and hold POWER button until OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G shutdown or turn off by itself.


After this phone 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 OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G 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 OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G ?

OPPO RENO5 PRO+ 5G does not have external memory slots for backup data to MicroSD / MicroSDXC, but we can use USB data cable to connect with computer. After our phone recognize by computer, then choose important files using computer file manager and copy to safety location at our computer.

If our OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G 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 OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G with software menu

  1. Turn on the OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G
  2. Make sure the battery is not empty
  3. Backup important data at OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  4. Go to Menu :  Setting 
  5. Choose Tab : General
  6. Press Backup & Reset > Restore factory setting
  7. Better you not check anything at the option if you do not want to erase data at data partition at internal memory
  8. Choose Reset phone 
  9. The OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G will do the master reset process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G Factory Default using Hardware Secret Button Key

If we can not go to menu, or OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G can not turn on or hang or stuck or frozen so we can not access the menu setting or nothing happen while touch the screen, then try to factory reset with secret button and hardware key

  1. Turn off the OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G
  2. Make sure the battery OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G already full or more than 50%
  3. Press together and hold the Power Button + Volume Down Button
  4. If the Logo appear, then release the button, after that we will enter some menu
  5. Choose wipe data / factory reset using Volume Button, and press Power Button to Enter or OK
  6. The OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G will continue master reset, wait for several minutes until OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G start like new again.


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Of course will install many applications from Play Store because this phone has big free storage. Therefore we will have many important data like chatting history or contact or private photos videos which taken from quad camera 50 megapixel wide + 13 megapixel telephoto + 16 megapixel ultrawide + 2 megapixel macro. We need to secure all confidential data from unauthorized users when OPPO RENO5 PRO+ 5G away from us or lost or stolen.

We can finger fingerprint which is located under-display. If some users get troubles if fingerprint accuracy, then usually it is happen because thick 3th party screen protections. Please remove all screen protection to make it more fast and accurate to use.

Front camera 32 megapixel can be use for face unlock recognizing. After finish register fingerprint or face unlock, then please choose secondary protection like password or pin or screen lock pattern for backup. Please remember, fingerprint or face detection will not work after OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G finish reboot, we have to activating using secondary protection. However, the problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or fingerprint can not work. What should we do?

Don’t worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G use registered Google account. But we have to force hard reset or master format using hardware button combination key like steps at #Option 2 above.

New OPPO smartphone already use latest Android version already implement FRP (Factory Reset Protection). FRP is important to secure our phone when it is stolen or lost. Android will ask to Verify your account with previous Google Account. This procedure target is to make sure that this phone is really belong to us.

At some Android version, we can bypass using previous installed Google account username and password after finish performing hard reset or master format. But at some other version update, we still have to type our screen lock pin or password protections. We can bypass using software at personal computer, but these steps are complicated for many users. Therefore we suggest to ask OPPO service center for bypass protections, but we have to proof that this is our phone. We also recommended to activate or create OPPO ACCOUNT at OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G, because it can help us to bypass forgotten security protections.


If we can not turn off our OPPO smartphone, then please force soft reset or reboot by press POWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTON for several seconds (usually less then 10 seconds) until this phone reboot by itself.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G ?

There is no secret hidden code for OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G ?

If we want to format internal memory phone then we have to do hard reset or reformat the operating system of OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G 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 OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

OPPO RENO5 PRO+ 5G (PDRM00 / PDRT00) use 4500 mAh battery. Because this phone use high-end 7nm+ finfet processor on Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865, then the battery consumption will be better to reduce battery drain problems.

However, if we use this phone too much for playing games or watching movies several hours continuously, then the battery will empty faster. To make OPPO RENO5 PRO PLUS 5G battery work more longer, then we have to do some adjustment like disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi or NFC. Please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible.