Tips and tricks to fix REALME C17 problems. This is non 5G smartphone from Realme with dual simcard slot standby together, all slot can work with 4G LTE data broadband. At front body we will find full screen IPS 6.5 inches width HD resolutions at 720 x 1600 pixels. Front camera is located at top right of the screen with 8 megapixel.

This phone comes with Android 10 as factory default operating system. It is powered by Qualcomm processor SM4250 Snapdragon 460 together with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 610 for graphic rendering. Some users get issues with REALME C17 sofware or hardware. We will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of REALME C17 at community.


What are Advantages of REALME C17 Specifications and Features?

  • Network GSM 3G HSDPA or 4G LTE Dual simcard
  • LCD 6.5 inches 20:9 aspect ratio HD Resolution
  • Processor Octa-core 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 240 & 4×1.6 GHz Kryo 240
  • GPU Adreno 610
  • Bluetooth / GPS / Wifi
  • Memory Internal 128 GB
  • RAM 6 GB
  • Main Camera Quad 13 MP f/2.2 + 8 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera Features autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera 8 MP for video conference and selfie photography
  • Operating System Android 10.0
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery REALME C17 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This is entry level smartphone with big internal storage as 128 GB with 6 GB RAM. Android 10.0 already installed at this phone together with several factory default applications. But we can add more interesting apps from Google Play Store like Facebook, Whatsapp, WeChat, Zoom, TikToks and some other more.

However, we need to read many user reviews before install new or not famous applications, because some apps act as fake security or games, but they may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed at our REALME C17 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 C17. 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 C17 ?

The RAM size on REALME C17 is 6 GB. But some applications may stuck or crash or corrupt when running on this phone. REALME C17 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 C17 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 C17 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 C17 ?

This phone have external memory MicroSD for backup our important data. We can use Android default file manager applications at REALME C17 and copy all important data or photos to external memory.

We can connect this phone using USB data cable to computer. After our computer finish recognizing our phone, then we can browse REALME C17 internal storage using computer file manager.

If our REALME C17 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 C17 with software menu

  1. Turn on the REALME C17
  2. Make sure the battery is not empty
  3. Backup important data at REALME C17 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 C17 will do the master reset process.



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#Option 2, Hard Reset REALME C17 Factory Default using Hardware Secret Button Key

If we can not go to menu, or REALME C17 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 C17
  2. Make sure the battery REALME C17 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 C17 will continue master reset, wait for several minutes until REALME C17 start like new again.


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for REALME C17 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

REALME C17 is cheap Android smartphone but have big internal storage. After use several months we will have many important data. Moreover, it has four rear camera with several functions and single front camera, of course we will have many private photos and videos. Please secure all confidential data from unauthorized people when REALME C17 away from us or lost or stolen.

Fingerprint is located at back side body. Front camera also can be use for face unlock recognizing. We need to choose secondary protections for backup like pin or password or screen lock pattern, because it will use for unlock REALME C17 after finish reboot or restart. The fingerprint or face detection will not work at the first time. 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 C17 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 C17 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 C17 ?

There is no secret hidden code for REALME C17 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above for performing hard reset.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at REALME C17 ?

There are two phone memory type at REALME C17, 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 C17 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 C17 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

5000 mAh non removable battery is use at REALME C17. This phone also has fast charging 18W technology. Several users can use this phone more then one day. However, if we use this phone too much for playing games or watch movie several hours continuously, then we need to do some adjustment to make REALME C17 battery work more longer. Please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connection like Bluetooth or Wifi or GPS. REALME C17 does not have NFC connection.