Tips and tricks to fix VIVO S10 problems. When we need to use dual front camera smartphone, then VIVO S10 (V2121A) is great alternative with 44 megapixel wide + 8 megapixel ultrawide. This phone 5G smartphone is powered by MediaTek MT6891Z Dimensity 1100 5G processor with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G77 MC9 for fast graphic rendering.

The first OS use Android 11 with OriginOS 1.0. AMOLED screen with 6.44 inches size is ready to use with high refresh rate 90Hz. Some issues happen when we use VIVO S10 software or hardware. Please read more information about how to solve VIVO S10 (V2121A) troubles at community.


What is Advantage of VIVO S10 Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE + 5G LTE
  • LCD 6.44 inches FHD
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 8 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 256 GB with 8 GB or 12 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Triple 64 MP f/1.9 + 8 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera features phase detection autofocus,  DUAL-LED flash
  • Front camera Dual 44 MP + 8 MP for selfie photography and video
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.6 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
  • GPU Mali-G77 MC9
  • Operating system Android 11
  • Battery Li-Po 4050 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO S10 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

WE can use 128 GB or 256 GB internal storage. When we have budget, having 256 GB with 12 GB RAM is better. We can install many games and applications from Google Play Store, but we must read many user reviews if we want to download new or not famous applications. Why?

Because some of them are fake games or security apps but may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles at our VIVO S10 like 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 S10.

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 S10 ?

WE can use 8 GB or 12 GB RAM options for multitasking. However, the installed applications may crash or corrupt, that can make VIVO S10 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 S10 ?

We can use USB data cable for backup all data to PC using File Manager at computer. If our VIVO S10 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 S10 with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO S10
  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 S10 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 S10 will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO S10 with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO S10
  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 S10 finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO S10 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Big storage 128 GB or 256 GB are ready to use for install with many applications. We will have many private data and photos videos that taken from triple cameras 64 megapixel for wide + 8 megapixel for 120 degree ultrawide + 2 megapixel for macro. We have to make sure all data can not access by unauthorized users when VIVO S10 (V2121A) stolen or lost or away from us.

This phone use under display fingerprint sensor. Basically it can work fast, but if we use thick screen protection or tempered glass, then the accuracy will be reduce. Please remove any protection if we get this problems.

The dual front camera can be use for facial recognizing. We have to choose secondary protection for backup like screen lock pattern or password or pin. The fingerprint and face detection will not work after VIVO S10 reboot or restart. We have 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 S10 when we forgot security protections. Please use #option 2 above to do hard reset using hardware button combination key.

VIVO S10 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 S10 ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO S10 to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at VIVO S10 ?

If we want to remove or erase all data inside VIVO S10 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 S10 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

VIVO S10 work with 4050 mAh battery.  This phone use 6 nm FinFET technology MediaTek MT6891Z Dimensity 1100 5G processor. If we want to make VIVO S10 (V2121A) battery work more longer for heavy activity, then please do some adjustment like disable all standby or not use connection like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. We also have to make LCD screen not too bright.


More FAQ of VIVO S10:

  • 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 S10 (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 S10 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.