Tips and tricks to fix SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) problems. This is 5 inches LCD screen width smartphone from Sony which have single or dual simcard slot. The screen resolutions is 720p HD which is good for watching movie streaming or offline video files.  SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) use processor from Mediatek MT6757 together with Android Nougat operating system. SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) main camera give good quality pictures using 23 MP with big sensor 1/2.3″ size and have fast laser autofocus. The community of will give more information about how to solve trouble at SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL).


Advantage of SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 Specifications:

LCD Screen 5 inches with Bravia Engine
IPS touch screen LCD screen
Internal memory 32 GB
External memory microSD, up to 256 GB
Main Camera 23 MP, f/2.0, 24mm, phase detection and laser autofocus, LED flash
Front Camera 8 MP, f/2.0, 23mm, autofocus, 1/4″ sensor size, 1080p
Processor Octa-core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Mali-T880MP2
Operating system Android Nougat version 7.0
Battery Li-Ion 2300 mAh



#Option 1, Hard Reset SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 with Software Menu:

  1. Make sure the battery is charge properly
  2. Turn on SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) smartphone
  3. Don’t forget to backup all important data
  4. Go to menu: Setting > Backup & reset > Factory Data Reset > Reset Phone 
  5. Choose Erase everything to continue and confirm you ready to do the format SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL)
  6. The SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) will continue the step until ready to use in clean factory default.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 with Flashtool applications:

  1. Flashtool in the applications from Sony can be download from Sony website.
  2. Flashtool software need to  installed in our computer and ready with USB data cable
  3. Make sure SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) battery is charge properly or full charge
  4. Power off SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL)
  5. Boot SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) to flashmode with using: Volume Down Button and connect to USB cable at No.1 above
  6. Follow the menu at our computer display, it is easy to understand the steps.


#Option 3, Hard Reset SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 with Hardware Key Button:

  1. Make sure the battery fully charge
  2. Do not forget to backup all important data
  3. Turn off the SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL)
  4. Press and Hold together: Power Button + Volume Up Button for several seconds
  5. Follow the menu at LCD screen to continue the hard reset SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL)


#Option 4, Hard Reset SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 with PC Companion Software from Computer (software repair)


  1. Please Make Sure the Battery not Empty
  2. PC Companion is default applications for Sony Smartphone which can be download from Sony Website
  3. After install at our computer, open PC Companion Applications
  4. Before connect to phone, please choose Phone Update and follow several step at PC Companion
  5. At some menu, PC Companion will tell us how to connect the phone with PC Companion using USB cable and press the Volume Down button
  6. Finish the PC Companion step and until it doing Factory Reset to SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) to factory default Android operating system.


How to Make Battery of SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) G3112 / G3116 / G3121 / G3123 / G3125 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

We are agree with some users experience that SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) use limited battery capacity using 2300 mAh. Basically the most battery drain features at Android smartphone is using LCD screen. Therefore if we want to use SONY XPERIA XA1 (DUAL) more longer such as watch movie or playing games then we have to do some adjustment. First, make LCD screen brightness as low as possible.


Latest Discussions & Share Information:

[Q] Hello me want you to know how me reset use power up me already uninstall the restore & backing up and repeating restart
[A] Hi, we suggest you do hard reset or reformat your Sony Xperia XA1 using PC Companion like steps at #Option 4 above. You need to prepare computer PC and USB data cable. Then follow steps at #Option 4 to formatting your phone.

[Q] Das Sony Xperia XA1 meiner Frau läßt sich nicht mehr ausschalten oder einschalten und es leuchtet xperia in Schwankungen auf.
[A] Hi, sorry reply in English. If your Sony Xperia XA1 can not work properly and always blinking than you have to try doing hard reset using PC companion like steps at #Option 4 above. Because some trouble like that may happen because software or OS troubles.

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