How to Easily Master Format REALME 3 with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix OPPPO REALME 3 problems. This is mid-end smartphone from OPPO which have 6.2 inches LCD screen with 19:9 aspect ratio and make this phone easy to hold with one hand. To make this phone work smooth, then there are two options of processor, both use Mediatek which are Mediatek Helio P60 and the other one use Mediatek Helio P70. This phone comes with minimum 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal storage, but if we have more budget, then we can buy more expensive product with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB internal memory. Both version have dedicated external memory MicroSD slot maximum 256 GB storage. Find more review and information about how to solve troubles of OPPO REALME 3 at community.

What is Advantage of REALME 3 Specifications?

Network GSM 3G HSDPA or with 4G LTE Dual simcard
LCD 6.22 inches
Processor Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A73 & 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
Processor Octa-core 4×2.1 GHz Cortex-A73 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-G72 MP3
Bluetooth / GPS / Wifi
Memory Internal 32 GB with 3 GB RAM
Memory Internal 64 GB with 3 GB or 4 GB RAM
External memory 256 GB microSD with dedicated own slot
Main Camera Dual Lens 13 MP f/1.8 + 2 MP, autofocus, PDAF, LED flash
Front Camera 13 MP f/2.0 for video conference and selfie photography
Operating System Android Pie 9.0
Battery Li-Ion 4230 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery REALME 3 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

Beside good quality screen and processor, REALME THREE already have sufficient RAM to choose with 4 GB or 3 GB. More RAM will make our phone able to work with many multitasking applications. If we choose 4 GB RAM then we should buy 64 GB internal memory. The 32 GB internal memory version is more cheaper but also have lower RAM at 3 GB RAM. Whatever we have, all type of REALME 3 still have enough storage to install many applications from Google Play Store like Skype, Whatsapp, Viber, Facebook, Line Messenger, Telegram, Instagram, Snapchat, WeChat and many more. We have to know that some apps inside Google Play Store may contain viruses or malware, usually this is happen at new or not famous apps. If we install that kind of apps, then our OPPO REALME 3 can be hang hang or stuck or freezing or corrupt or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. These kind of bad apps usually will not get Verified by Play Protect information when the download process begin.

What do we have to do? 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 REALME 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 to our phone. 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 REALME 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 REALME 3 ?

At normal situations, we do not need to do soft reset or reboot when our phone still work normally. However, when some troubles happen, then we need to force reset or reboot to clean temporary files and caches from our phone. Please press and hold POWER button until REALME 3 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 REALME 3 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 REALME 3 ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our REALME 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, Hard Reset REALME 3 with software menu

  1. Turn on the REALME 3
  2. Make sure the battery is not empty
  3. Backup important data at REALME 3 because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  4. Go to Menu : Setting
  5. Choose Tab :General
  6. PressBackup & 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. ChooseReset phone
  9. The REALME 3 will do the master reset process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset REALME 3 Factory Default using Hardware Secret Button Key

If we can not go to menu, or REALME 3 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 REALME 3
  2. Make sure the battery REALME 3 already full or more than 50%
  3. Press together and hold thePower Button + Volume Down Button
  4. If the Logo appear, then release the button, after that we will enter some menu
  5. Choosewipe data / factory resetusingVolume Button, and pressPower Buttonto Enter or OK
  6. The REALME 3 will continue master reset, wait for several minutes until REALME 3 start like new again.

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

The first think that we have to do when we open OPPO REALME THREE from the box is giving security protections. Because this phone will over to use fingerprint protections or face unlock recognizing. We suggest to use this protections to secure all private photos videos or all important data from unauthorized people when REALME THREE away from us or lost or stolen. After register our fingerprint, this phone will ask for secondary protections to choose like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone using fingerprint or forgot security pattern / password / pin. What should we do?

Don’t worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at REALME 3 use registered Google account. Previous Google account is very important because it can use to make this phone work after force from Hard Reset or Master Format to Factory Default.

New Realme 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 for previous pin. 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 / REALME service center for bypass protections.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format REALME 3 ?

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

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at REALME 3 ?

There are two phone memory type at REALME 3, 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 REALME 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 REALME 3 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

This REALME 3 understand about big battery, therefore it use 4230 mAh capacity. It can make this phone work more for active users with many social media group chat. Mostly can work full one day. But for heavy users, who play games or watch movie several hours continuously, then the battery will not enough. We can not replace with bigger capacity because it is not removable. Please do some adjustment like disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth. Please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible to make battery work more longer. Some apps need to know our locations, then try to use GPS battery saving mode. REALME 3 does not have NFC.

4 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format REALME 3 with Safety Hard Reset?”

    • Hi, if you forgot Realme 3 password, then please follow steps at #option 2 above to do hard reset using hardware button combination key. It will reformat your Realme 3 operating system to factory default. After finish hard reset, your phone will ask previous Google account for bypass FRP (factor reset protection). Please make sure you are keep your previous Google / Gmail account username and password properly before performing hard reset.

    • Hi, doing hard reset will remove or wipe any installed applications from Google Play Store or any APK files. Your Realme 3 will reformat to factory default. Clean operating system and only has preinstalled applications.


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