Tips and tricks to fix SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) problems. This version is release for Verizon, comes with 5G data broadband. It has Android 10.0 as factory default operating system together with One UI 2.1 fast Samsung user interface. At front body, we can see full screen 6.7 inches Super AMOLED LCD with Full HD+ resolution at 1080 x 2400 pixels. There is small punch hole for 32 megapixel front camera.

SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW powered by Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G processor with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 620 for fast graphic rendering. Verizon provide several payment options for preinstalled simcard or pay with retail price. Some users get issue with software or hardware of SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW, therefore we will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) at community.


What are Advantages of SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW Specifications and Features:

  • GSM 3G HSDPA with 4G LTE & 5G, Dual Simcard
  • LCD 6.7 inches Full HD+
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 6 GB
  • Main Camera Quad 64 MP f/1.8 + 12 MP f/2.2 + 5 MP f/2.4 + 5 MP f/2.2
  • Main Camera Features autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera 32 MP for video conference & selfie photography
  • Processor Octa-core 1×2.4 GHz Kryo 475 Prime & 1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver
  • Operating system Android 10.0
  • Battery Li-Ion 4500 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) is mid-end smartphone which is optimized for gaming performance, it is powered by Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G processor with Adreno 620 for less lag gaming ability. We can install several free or paid applications or games from Google Play Store. If we need more storage, then we can add more space with MicroSD or MicroSDXC at its own dedicated Slot.

Please do not install new or not famous applications before install many user reviews, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed at our SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) such as become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or LCD touch screen not responding. They may act like free games or security applications. Usually these bad apps will not get Verified by Play Protect information.

For fix this problems, we have to try remove temporary files and caches by performing soft reset or reboot. When this phone can work again or can boot properly, then please try to download one good free Antivirus from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON. This antivirus will scan all installed apps and give recommendation setting for safety usage. If the problems still happen, then please do hard reset or master format like steps above. Hard reset will remove all important files, therefore we have to backup all data before performing hard reset. All account like Samsung account and Google account will also wipe or remove from SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW after finish hard reset. Please do not install any APK files from unknown resource, because it is very easy to make our phone get some troubles.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) already have sufficient RAM with 6 GB for run multitasking. But some installed applications might crash or corrupt, it makes SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G will run not normal or LCD touch screen not responsive with finger touch or hang. We have to remove temporary files and caches inside SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW to make it work normally again. Please press and hold POWER button until SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW shutdown or turn off by itself.

You may also try press and hold POWER + VOLUME DOWN button to shut it down or restart. After it is 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 SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW 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.



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How to backup data or Contact at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW  ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW 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.


Complete Solutions To Backup & Restore Data On SAMSUNG GALAXY A71


#Option 1, How to Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW with software menu:

  1. Turn on this phone
  2. Make sure SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW battery already charge properly
  3. Go to menu: Setting > General tab > Backup & Reset > Factory data reset > Reset device
  4. Choose Erase Everything
  5. SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default


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#Option 2, How to Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW with Hardware key button:


  1. Make sure the battery of SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW charge properly or battery have more then 50% capacity
  2. Turn off SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW
  3. Press and hold together : Power Button + Volume Up until Logo appear, then release all button
  4. Please wait until we see the menu at LCD screen, choose Wipe Data/Factory Reset with Volume Button to select and use Power Button to ok or enter.
  5. The SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW will do the process of restoring to factory default without any password or passcode (hard reset).


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

With 128 GB, we will many important data after use several months. Moreover, this phone has four good camera at back side body with 64 megapixel for standard wide + 12 megapixel for ultrawide + 5 megapixel for macro + 5 megapixel for DOF or Bokeh Effect, then our private photos and videos also keep at some storage. We need to secure all confidential data from unauthorized people when SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) away from us or stolen or lost.

Fingerprint is located in-display. We need to register our finger to make recognize for unlock. We also can use front camera for face unlock. After finish setup first protections, we need to choose backup protection like screen lock pattern or password or pin, because after finish reboot or restart, SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW fingerprint or face unlock detection will not work. However, the problems will be happen when we forgot security answer or fingerprint can not work, what should we do?

Do not worry because we can unlock or bypass forgotten screen lock pattern or password pin protections at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW use registered Google account. But we have to do hard reset or reformat our phone using hardware button combination key like steps above. We have to always remember our Google account username and password, because new Samsung smartphone with 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 same Google account username and password after finish performing hard reset. Therefore we have to remember carefully our Google / Gmail username and password. We also recommended to activate or create SAMSUNG ACCOUNT at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW, because it can help us to bypass forgotten security protections.


When SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW turn ON but the screen locked then follow this steps: 

  1. Mare sure the battery is not empty or more then 50%
  2. When Screen ON but locked, please press and hold POWER BUTTON + VOLUME DOWN button about 5 seconds until the screen off
  3. When the screen off, please directly continue press POWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP button about 4 seconds and release all button
  4. Then you will go to recovery button, choose Wipe data / Factory Reset, then all data will be wipe or the operating system will be reformat to factory default
  5. Please note, this process need us to use previous Google account for authentication after hard reset finish. For bypass FRP: Verify your account with previous Google Account.



This is the way to help for unlock or bypass forgotten security protection at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW. 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 A71 5G UW, 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 or Samsung Account.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW ?

We can try to use secret code for doing hard reset SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW is *2767*3855# (some Samsung hardware or firmware update will not work with this code). But please remember to always be careful typing that code, because the SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW will do hard reset and remove all data also installed applications.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW ?

There are two phone memory type at SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW, 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 A71 5G UW 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 A71 5G UW Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) has 4500 mAh battery capacity. It use fast charging 25W with provided charger. This non removable battery can work full one day because this phone use low power consumption processor Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765G with 7 nm technology. However, if we use this phone too much for playing games or watching movie several hours continuously, then we will get battery drain problems. To make SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW battery work more longer, then please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. SAMSUNG GALAXY A71 5G UW (SM-A716V) does not have NFC data connection.