Tips and tricks to fix REALME 8 5G problems. This is 5G version of REALME 8 with product code RMX3241. This phone powered by MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G processor that have dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G57 MC2 for gaming graphic rendering. The default OS use Android 11 with Realme UI 2.0 user interface.

This phone has dual simcard slot standby together. The screen size is 6.5 inches Full HD+ 1080 x 2400 pixels with smooht refresh rate 90 Hz. At top right of the screen we can find small punch hole for 16 megapixel front camera. Some hardware or software issues happen on REALME 8 5G. Therefore we will try to give solutions, reviews and information about how to solve REALME 8 5G (RMX3241) troubles at community.


What are Advantages of REALME 8 5G Specifications and Features?

  • Network GSM 3G HSDPA or 4G LTE + 5G Dual simcard
  • LCD 6.5 inches 20:9 aspect ratio FHD Resolution
  • Processor Octa-core 2×2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
  • GPU Mali-G57 MC2
  • Bluetooth / GPS / Wifi / NFC
  • Memory Internal 64 GB with 4 GB RAM
  • Memory Internal 128 GB with 4 GB or 6 GB or 8 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Triple 48 MP f/1.8 + 2 MP f/2.4 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera Features autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera 16 MP for video conference and selfie photography
  • Operating System Android 11
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery REALME 8 5G hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone released with two options of internal storage. Start from 64 GB and 128 GB. We can use MicroSDXC at its own dedicated external memory slot. We suggest to use at least 64 GB or more. There are many games and applications that we can download from Google Play Store.

We have to read some user reviews before install new or not famous applications, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed at our REALME 8 5G such as 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, it will 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 REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G ?

We can choose several RAM options start from 4 GB or 6 GB or 8 GB. Some applications may stuck or crash or corrupt when running on this phone. REALME 8 5G might 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 REALME 8 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 REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G ?

REALME 8 5G has MicroSD simcard slot for external memory. We can backup / copy all important files and photos or videos from phone internal memory using default Android file manager, then paste it on MicroSD external memory for backup.

We can connect this phone using USB data cable to computer. After our computer finish recognizing our phone, then we can browse REALME 8 5G internal storage using computer file manager.

If our REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G with software menu

  1. Turn on the REALME 8 5G
  2. Make sure the battery is not empty
  3. Backup important data at REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G will do the master reset process.



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#Option 2, Hard Reset REALME 8 5G Factory Default using Hardware Secret Button Key

If we can not go to menu, or REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G
  2. Make sure the battery REALME 8 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 REALME 8 5G will continue master reset, wait for several minutes until REALME 8 5G start like new again.


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for REALME 8 5G forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

There are many applications that we can download from Google Play Store. Some of them will have many important data. We also will have private photos videos that taken from three rear camera 48 megapixel wide + 2 megapixel for macro and 2 megapixel for DoF or Bokeh effect. It is very important to secure all data from unauthorized people when REALME 8 5G away from us or lost or stolen.

The fingerprint and face unlock recognizing can be choose when we start from the box. We need to activate secondary protection for backup like pin or password or screen lock pattern. Please note, fingerprint and face detection can not work after REALME 8 5G (RMX3241) reboot or restart. We need to unlock using secondary protection. However, the problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security pattern / password / pin 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 REALME 8 5G 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. First, we have to force hard reset or master format our REALME 8 5G using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2.

After reformat finish, 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 8 5G ?

There is no secret hidden code for REALME 8 5G to make it back to factory default. Do the options above for performing hard reset.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at REALME 8 5G ?

There are two phone memory type at REALME 8 5G, 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 8 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 REALME 8 5G Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

The battery of REALME 8 5G use 5000 mAh. It is big capacity for Android smartphone that has 7 nm FitFET technology. However, if we use this phone too much for playing games or watching movie several hours continuously, then the battery will not enough.

To make REALME 8 5G (RMX3241) battery work morel longer, we need to do some adjustment like disable all not use connection like GPS or NFC or Bluetooth or Wifi, then please set the LCD screen brightness as low as possible.