Tips and tricks to fix SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 problems. This is cheap smartphone that comes with 4G LTE without 5G. The processor powered by Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 and has dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) PowerVR GE8320. The first operating system installed with Android 12 and One UI.

There are two main cameras at back side body with 13 megapixel for wide and 2 megapixel for depth of field. The front camera is use 5 megapixel. The LCD screen size is 6.5 inches with HD resolution at 720 x 1600 pixels. We will give more solutions about how to solve troubles of SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 at www.hard-reset.org community.

 

What are Advantages of SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 Specifications and Features:

  • GSM 3G HSDPA with 4G LTE, Dual Simcard
  • LCD 6.5 inches
  • Internal memory 64 GB
  • RAM 4 GB
  • Main Camera Dual 13 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera Features autofocus, LED flash
  • Front Camera 5 MP for video conference & selfie photography
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.35 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU PowerVR GE8320
  • Operating system Android 12
  • Battery Li-Ion 5000 mAh

 

 

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

We suggest to install only important applications, because this phone use entry level processor Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35. Moreover, because there are some bad apps that available inside Google Play Store. They can act as fake games or apps, but they may contain viruses or malware or threat. They can stolen our data and install unknown apps.

Please always read many user reviews before install new or not famous applications, otherwise our phone will get some troubles like become slowly or stuck or bricks or hang or LCD touch screen not responding or frozen. Google will not give Verified by Play Protect information when the applications are not safe.

When we get this problems, we need to remove any temporary files and caches from SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 by performing reboot or restart. We need to install good antivirus like NORTON or AVAST to scan all applications and bad settings inside this phone.

If the problems still happen, then we have to force hard reset or master format to factory default reset with one of the options above. Please note, doing hard reset will remove all important data and installed applications. We need to backup all important data before performing hard reset. For safety reasons, we suggest to stay away from unknown APK, because some of them are not dangerous.

 

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 has 4 GB RAM. After installed many applications, some of them may crash or corrupt that can make SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 frozen or hang or LCD touch screen not responsive. We have to force soft reset or reboot or restart to clean temporary files.

 

Please press and hold POWER BUTTON + VOLUME DOWN BUTTON to shutdown or restart. We can turn it on again by pressing POWER BUTTON. Do not worry with our data and applications, because soft reset process will not remove any important files. We can do this process anytime we want, especially when some strange situations happen on SAMSUNG GALAXY F04.

We also can do soft reset procedure when our phone still at ON positions, by press and hold POWER BUTTON for several seconds, then the pop-up menu will appear for Shutdown / Reboot / Power off.

 

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How to backup data or Contact at SAMSUNG GALAXY F04  ?

This phone has external memory MicroSD slot. We can copy all important data from internal memory to MicroSD using Android file manager applications. Do not forget to backup photos and videos from internal memory for backup.

SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 can be connected to USB flash drive for backup destination, because it has USB On the Go (OTG) features. We can use file manager to copy files from internal storage to USB flash drive. Please note, sometime it can not work properly with bigger external drive HDD because the phone power is not enough to power up the external hard drive.

We can use USB data cable for connect SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 with computer PC. After our computer can recognize our phone, then use computer File Manager for browse important files inside internal memory and copy to our computer.

If our SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 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 F04 with software menu:

  1. Turn on this phone
  2. Make sure SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 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 F04 will do the process to Master Reset to Factory Default

 

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#Option 2, How to Hard Reset SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 with Hardware key button:

  1. Make sure the battery of SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 charge properly or battery have more than 50% capacity
  2. Turn off SAMSUNG GALAXY F04
  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 F04 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 F04 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Please always secure all important data, photos, videos and any apps inside SAMSUNG GALAXY F04, especially when this phone away from us or lost or stolen. We cannot use fingerprint, but we can use default security protection that available together with Android 12, like screen lock pattern or pin or password. However, the problems will be happen when we forgot all security protection answer, what should we do?

If we forgot the security protection, then we have to force hard reset or reformat to factory default by using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. This phone has FRP (factory reset protection) for secure our phone when stolen or lost. After reformat procedure finish, then we have to bypass the FRP by verified using previous Google account / Gmail account username and password.

We also recommended to activate or create SAMSUNG ACCOUNT at SAMSUNG GALAXY F04, because it can help us to bypass forgotten security protections.

HARD RESET SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 WHEN FORGOT PASSWORD / PATTERN (SCREEN LOCKED):

When SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 turn ON but the screen locked then follow this steps: 

  1. Mare sure the battery is not empty or more than 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.

 

What is BACKUP PASSWORD / BACKUP PIN at SAMSUNG GALAXY F04  ?

Backup password is use for unlock or bypass forgotten security protection at SAMSUNG GALAXY F04. 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 F04, 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 F04 ?

We can try to use secret code for doing hard reset SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 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 F04 will do hard reset and remove all data also installed applications.

 

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 ?

If we want to erase all data, files and installed applications from SAMSUNG GALAXY F04, we have to do hard reset or reformat using menu like #option 1 above. We need to choose the checkbox mark for erase or remove data at internal / external memory. All data will be clean up from our SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 including Google account and Samsung account.

How to Make Battery of SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

SAMSUNG GALAXY F04 battery capacity is 5000 mAh. The battery is not removable. Although we can use this phone full one day without recharge, but if we want to use it more longer, then try to do some adjustment. First we have to make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. We also have to turn off all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or WiFi. NFC is not installed on SAMSUNG GALAXY F04.