Tips and tricks to fix VIVO IQOO Z5X problems. When we need to use 5G broadband connection at dual simcard slot, then we can consider to buy this phone, because it use MediaTek MT6877 Dimensity 900 5G processor with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G68 MC4 for graphic rendering. The first operating system use Android 11 together with OriginOS 1.0 for iQOO.

The screen size is 6.58 Full HD resolutions. It has fast refresh rate at 120Hz. The front camera use 8 megapixel that located at top screen notch drop. We will give solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of VIVO IQOO Z5X at community.


What is Advantage of VIVO IQOO Z5X Specifications and Features:

  • GSM 3G HSDPA Dual SIM Card
  • 4G LTE + 5G LTE
  • LCD 6.58 inches FHD
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 6 GB or 8 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 256 GB with 8 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Dual 50 MP f/1.8 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera features phase detection autofocus, LED flash
  • Front camera 8 MP for selfie photography and video
  • Processor Octa-core 2×2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 6×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
  • GPU Mali-G68 MC4
  • Operating system Android 11
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO IQOO Z5X hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone has 128 GB or 256 GB internal storage options to buy. All version does not have external memory slot. With MediaTek MT6877 Dimensity 900 5G processor, then we can download many applications and games from Google Play Store. But we need to read many user reviews when we want to download new or not famous applications. Why?

Because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed on our VIVO IQOO Z5X such as become slowly or lagging or hang or stuck or bricks or LCD touch screen not responding. This bad applications will not get Verified by Play Protect information when we are on downloading process.

How to fix this problems? We have to clean temporary files and caches from phone storage by performing soft reset or reboot or restart. When our phone finish restart, then please install recommended antivirus like NORTON or AVAST. This antivirus will scan all installed applications and give safe Setting recommendation options inside VIVO IQOO Z5X.

When this phone still get same problems, we need to do hard reset or master format to make it back to factory default. This process will remove all installed applications and data. Hard reset will erase or remove all Google account from this phone. We suggest only install recommended apps and do not install any unknown APK files.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart VIVO IQOO Z5X ?

The smallest RAM is 6GB, but we also can choose 8GB version. We can run many multitasking apps without problems. However, the installed applications may crash or corrupt, that can make VIVO IQOO Z5X get some troubles like become hang or LCD touch screen not responsive. We need to do soft reset or reboot to clean up temporary files and caches.


Please Press and Hold Power Button for several seconds until this phone turn off by itself. Then we can try to turn it on again. Usually this phone will work normally after restart.

We can force to clean temporary files and caches when this phone still work properly. How to do that? Press and hold Power Button until pop-up menu appear, then choose Reboot / Shutdown / Power Off menu.


How to backup data or Contact at VIVO IQOO Z5X ?

We can use USB data cable for backup all data to PC using File Manager at computer. If our VIVO IQOO Z5X 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 Z5X with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO IQOO Z5X
  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 Z5X 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 Storage if we want to clean / wipe all data
  6. Choose : Erase everything
  7. The VIVO IQOO Z5X will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO IQOO Z5X with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO IQOO Z5X
  2. It is very important to make sure the battery is fully charge
  3. Press and hold POWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTON key until Fastboot menu appear
  4. Release all POWER BUTTON & VOLUME UP Button
  5. Choose Recovery Mode using VOLUME BUTTON and Press POWER 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 choose Wipe Data or Clear Data option by tap the menu or using VOLUME BUTTON to go up and down at menu and press POWER Button to 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 Z5X finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO IQOO Z5X forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Why we need to protect our data? Because after we use this phone for several months, then we will have many important data and photos videos that taken from dual cameras 50 megapixel for wide + 2 megapixel for macro. We need to make sure all data are safe from unauthorized users when this phone away from us or stolen or lost.

We suggest to use fingerprint or 8 megapixel front camera for first protection. After that, we need to choose secondary protection for backup like screen lock pattern or pin or password. Because VIVO IQOO Z5X fingerprint or facial recognizing can not work after reboot or restart. We need to unlock using secondary protection. However, the problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security answer or pattern or fingerprint sensor can not open with our finger hand. What should we do?

We have to force hard reset or reformat VIVO IQOO Z5X when we forgot security protections. Please use #option 2 above to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.

VIVO IQOO Z5X use latest Android version that already have FRP (factory reset protection) feature. This is important to protect our phone when lost. We have to confirm the ownership by verified using previous Google account username and password when we re-setup again like new.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format VIVO IQOO Z5X ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO IQOO Z5X 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 Z5X ?

If we want to remove or erase all data inside VIVO IQOO Z5X storage, the easiest way is by performing hard reset whether using #option 1 or #option 2 above. When we do #option 1 process, we need to choose check box options to Erase Internal SD / Internal Storage data.


How to Make Battery of VIVO IQOO Z5X Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

VIVO IQOO Z5X battery capacity is 5000 mAh. It has fast charging 44W technology. The battery can work one or two days. However, if we use this phone too much, then the battery will not enough. We need to do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth. NFC is not available on VIVO IQOO Z5X.



  • 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 Z5X (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 Z5X 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.