How to Easily Master Format VIVO IQOO Z1 with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix VIVO IQOO Z1 problems. This is mid end smartphone with Mediatek Dimensity 1000+ processor together with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G77 MC9 for playing faster games. This phone have full screen 6.57 inches Full HD+ resolution at 1080 x 2408 pixels with small punch hole at top left of the screen for 16 megapixel front camera. This phone model is V1986A with 5G connections.

VIVO IQOO Z1 have triple multiple camera at back side body with single LED light flash, the best think of main camera can record at 4K with 30 fps. The camera have EIS (electronic Image Stabilization). The first operating system use Android 10 with iQOO UI 1.0. Some users get issue when using VIVO IQOO Z1 software or hardware. Therefore we will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of VIVO IQOO Z1 at community.

What is Advantage of VIVO IQOO Z1 Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE & 5G
  • LCD 6.57 inches FHD+
  • Internal memory 128 GB, RAM 6 GB or 8 GB
  • Internal memory 256 GB, RAM 8 GB
  • Main Camera Triple 48 MP f/1.8 + 8 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera features phase detection autofocus, LED flash
  • Front camera 16 MP for selfie photography and video
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.6 GHz Cortex-A77 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
  • GPU Mali-G77 MC9
  • Operating system Android 10.0
  • Battery Li-Po 4500 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO IQOO Z1 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone comes with big internal memory options, start from 128 GB or 256 GB. It is very important because we can not extend the storage because VIVO IQOO Z1 does not have external memory MicroSD slot. With big internal memory, we can install many applications from Google Play Store like Facebook, Whatsapp, WeChat and some other more.

But please remember, we still need to read several user reviews if we want to download new or not famous apps, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make VIVO IQOO Z1 become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or LCD touch screen not responding. Usually it will not get Verified by Play Protect information when we are on download process. How to fix it?

We have to try force soft reset or reboot to clean temporary files and caches. After our VIVO IQOO Z1 can start boot again then please install one good antivirus like NORTON or AVAST, it will scan all installed apps and give recommendation setting for safety use.

If the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format VIVO IQOO Z1. All account including Google account will remove or wipe or deleted after finish hard reset. Hard reset process also will remove/erase all important files from internal memory. Please do not install unknown APK, because it is very easy to make our VIVO IQOO Z1 get some troubles.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart VIVO IQOO Z1 ?

This phone have big RAM options, with 6 GB or 8 GB. However, some installed applications may crash or corrupt that can make VIVO IQOO Z1 become hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger. At this time, we have to do soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files and caches. Please press and hold POWER button until VIVO IQOO Z1 shutdown or turn off by itself. After it 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 VIVO IQOO Z1 still can work properly, but we want to manually clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue to choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.

How to backup data or Contact at VIVO IQOO Z1 ?

VIVO IQOO Z1 does not have external memory slot. We can not use MicroSD for backup important data. But we can connect this phone to PC computer using USB-C data cable. After our phone can be recognize by the computer, then we can use PC File Manager for copy important data from VIVO IQOO Z1 internal memory to PC hard drive.

If our VIVO IQOO Z1 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 VIVO IQOO Z1 with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO IQOO Z1
  2. It is very important to make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
  3. If we still can access file manager or other applications, the please backup all data or photos/videos at VIVO IQOO Z1 because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  4. Go to Menu : Setting > More Setting > Backup and Reset > Erase all data
  5. Give check-mark :Erase Phone Storageif we want to clean / wipe all data
  6. Choose :Erase everything
  7. The VIVO IQOO Z1 will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO IQOO Z1 with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO IQOO Z1
  2. It is very important to make sure the battery is fully charge
  3. Press and holdPOWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTONkey until Fastboot menu appear
  4. Release all POWER BUTTON & VOLUME UP Button
  5. Choose Recovery Mode using VOLUME BUTTON and PressPOWER BUTTON for Ok.
  6. Choose Clear Data button, and continue choose Clear all data and wait until wiping data finish
  7. At some version you can try to chooseWipe Dataor Clear Data option by tap the menu or using VOLUME BUTTON to go up and down at menu and pressPOWER Buttonto Ok or Confirm or Choose. It will wipe all data to finish the Hard Reset or Master Format Steps
  8. Wait until the Use VIVO IQOO Z1 finish the process and the phone will start again like new

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO IQOO Z1 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

This phone have good quality rear camera with triple lens, 48 megapixel for wide + 8 megapixel for ultrawide as 112 degree wide + 2 megapixel macro. When we record video, it have EIS functions to reduce hand shake. We will have many videos or photos after use VIVO IQOO Z1 several months. We need to secure all data from unauthorized users when VIVO IQOO Z1 away from us or lost or stolen.

At left side body, there are volume buttons and fingerprint sensor. We suggest to use this accurate fingerprint because it is fast to access. We also can use front camera for face unlock recognizing. After register our fingerprint or face detection, we need to choose secondary protections like screen lock pattern or password pin for backup. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security answer or fingerprint sensor can not open with our finger hand. What should we do?

We can bypass or unlock forgotten security protections. But the only option that we can use is doing hard reset or master format. Please follow steps at #option 2 above to do hard reset or reformat using hardware button combination key.

Please understand, that our VIVO IQOO Z1 already use latest Android version. It is already have strong security protections. This phone already have FRP (Factory Reset Protection), FRP will make sure this phone is belong to us. It will ask to Verify your account with previous Google Account. Therefore we have to keep carefully our Gmail / Google account for bypass FRP protections at VIVO IQOO Z1.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format VIVO IQOO Z1 ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO IQOO Z1 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at VIVO IQOO Z1 ?

There are two phone memory type at VIVO IQOO Z1, 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 VIVO IQOO Z1 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 VIVO IQOO Z1 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

VIVO IQOO Z1 use Mediatek Dimensity 1000+ with 7 nm processor technology. It can use battery more efficient. Therefore this phone use 4500 mAh. It have fast charging 44W, Super Flash Charge 2.0. If still need to make VIVO IQOO Z1 battery work more longer, then please do some adjustment like make LCD screen not too bright and disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi or NFC.


  • How to Hard Reset Vivo Camera and Music ?

    They are different procedures, but we will try to give one by one. To Reset VIVO camera setting, we have to open Main Camera Applications, then find menu Setting or Icon Setting, and find Restore Default Setting. For reset music, actually it is depend on what kind of apps to hear the music.

  • How To Remove or Bypass Forgotten Pattern or Password or Passcode at VIVO IQOO Z1 (Reformat Without Password) ?

    We always recommended to give security for anyone for secure data, but the problems comes when you can not unlock this phone. Please try to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. This process will reformat your VIVO IQOO Z1 operating system to factory default for remove security password or pattern protection. After finish hard reset, you should try to make sure this phone is belong to you by sign-in with Previous Google Account account for security protections.

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