How to Easily Master Format SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y). This is Samsung Galaxy A3 which release at year 2017. There are two kind of simcard slot for single or dual simcard slot. Get colorful images or movie from SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) display because this phone have 4.7 inches LCD screen width using Super AMOLED type. Find more information about how to solve and troubleshot SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) at community.

What is Advantage of SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) Specifications:

GSM 3G HSDPA single or dual simcard
LCD 4.7 inches
Internal memory 16 GB
External memory microSD using Simcard slot 2 for dual simcard, maximum 256 GB
Main Camera 13 MP, f/1.9, autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera 8 MP, f/1.9 for selfie photography
Processor Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Operating system Android Marshmallow version 6.0.1
Battery Li-Ion 2350 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

Some users maybe does not like to bring or hold big screen smartphone, for this conditions Samsung release smaller screen Android smartphone SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) with 4.7 inches LC screen size. The internal memory is 16 GB with 2 GB RAM for multitasking. The internal storage are very important to install several important applications from from Google Play Store such as Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Snapchat, Line Messenger, WeChat, Viber, Skype, Blackberry Messenger (BBM). We always suggest for all users to read carefully as many users review as possible, because some applications inside Google Play Store may contain viruses or malware, especially not famous applications or new one.

Some bad troubles may happen at our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) if we install that kind of bad applications. Sometime our phone become stuck or hang or bricks or frozen or bootloop or LCD touch screen not responding or not responsive with our finger touch. There are some other options to install applications beside from Google Play Store such as using offline APK files. These kind of APK also may contain bad applications, please consider before install it. When this problem happen, what should we do? First steps, we have to try doing soft reset or reboot for clean temporary files and caches. After SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) can start or boot again, then please try to install one good antivirus like AVAST or NORTON form Google Play Store, it is free to install. If the problems still happen, then we have to do 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 SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y).

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y)?

When our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) start to run strange or hang or LCD touch screen stuck then we can try to repair this trouble by doing reboot or soft reset or restart to clean temporary files, caches and restart all running applications inside this smartphone. Please press and hold POWER button until SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) shutdown or turn off by itself. This process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) can work without problems, but we want to clear temporary files and caches then we can press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

How to backup data or Contact at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) 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, How to Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) with software menu:

  1. Turn on this phone
  2. Make sure SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) battery already charge properly
  3. Go to menu:Setting >General tab> Backup & Reset > Factory data reset > Reset device
  4. ChooseErase Everything
  5. SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default

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#Option 2, How to Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y)with Hardware key button:

  1. Make sure the battery of SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) charge properly or battery have more then 50% capacity
  2. Turn off SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y)
  3. Press and hold together :Power Button + Volume Up + Home Button
  4. If the button at number 3 not work, we can try with press and hold togetherPower Button + Volume Up Button
  5. If we see the menu at LCD screen, chooseWipe Data/Factory ResetwithVolume Buttonto select and usePower Buttonto ok or enter.
  6. The SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) will doing the process of restoring to factory default.

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) (Reformat) ?

When the first time SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) release in the market, the factory default operating system use Android Marshmallow. The operating system is ready to use. But some applications that we install before can become brick and make SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) operating system corrupt or damage, then this phone will start run not normal. At this conditions, we have to reinstall or reformat with clean factory default operating system. First we have to know, that clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) ROM or internal memory. Therefore we do not need to copy or connect with other device. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y).

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) already have fingerprint for security protections. We strongly suggest to activate this features. If we do not like to use fingerprint, we also can use default screen lock pattern or password pin protections to secure our important photos or other important files when SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) away from us or stolen or lost. The problems happen when we forget the answer to unlock this phone. What should we do?

Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account. Please turn ON this phone, when it ask for security answer, try to give several time wrong answer continuously until our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) locked or freezing 30 seconds, at this time we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button. Press this button to type our Gmail username and password that we have already signed-in before. If we can not access our Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.


This is the way to help for unlock or bypass forgotten security protection at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y). Although we are sure about our security protection, but sometime we may forget about the right answer. Please note, when we give security protection at our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y), it also give step to put our own PIN / PASSWORD as BACKUP PASSWORD / PIN. This backup PIN use to bypass or unlock forgotten security code later. Use above steps to unlock forgot password or screen lock pattern security protection using Google account or Gmail username and password.

How to Improve Performance SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) to make run more faster?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) can run faster for our activity, because this phone already use Exynos 7870 Octa processor with Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 cpu clock speed. We also can play 3D HD games without problems because it have dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-T830. But why some users get slowly trouble with SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y)? Usually because applications trouble. We have to know that some applications will keep run in the background to wait data update like social media or games or chatting apps, they will consume RAM to standby. Therefore some users may get slowly trouble at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) because insufficient RAM and processor resources. We have to uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) run faster again like new, then please consider to do hard reset or master format.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) ?

There is no secret hidden code for SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Upgrade SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) to Android Nougat Update?

Android Marshmallow version 6.0.1 already installed inside this phone when the first time introduce in the market. There are some OTA (over the air) upgrade to fix some trouble, bugs or improve features, but it still under Android Marshmallow version. Until we make this information, SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) still does not have official Android Nougat 7+ firmware version. However, this phone already use good performance Android Marshmallow. We do not recommended to install not official firmware or operating system (custom ROM) or root SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y), because some custom ROM can make some features can not run properly.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) ?

There are two phone memory type at SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y), 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 SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (2017) (A320F/FL & A320Y) 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 SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) phone use 4.7 inches LCD screen size, because Samsung give other options for users who need to bring smaller smartphone to make it easy keep inside pocket dress. Smaller screen size will consume smaller battery capacity, and smaller battery capacity will make SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) become lighter to bring everyday. Therefore SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) use 2350 mAh battery capacity. How to make SAMSUNG GALAXY A3 (A320F/FL & A320Y) battery become work longer? Please do some adjustment, first make LCD screen brightness as low as possible, because more brightness LCD screen light, then it will consume more battery. second steps that we have to do to improve battery life by turn off all not use connections like Bluetooth or Wifi or GPS or NFC, because they will consume battery when active although when we do not use them. For some applications which need GPS for know our locations, please setting to use Battery saving GPS mode.

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