Tips and tricks to fix VIVO V20 SE problems. This is mid-end smartphone without 5G data connections. This phone comes with AMOLED screen for better color view at 6.44 inches LCD width Full HD+ resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels. At the top of the screen, we will see small notch drop for 32 GB front camera. There are vertical triple camera at back side body.

Android 10.0 run with Funtouch 11 Vivo user interface. This phone powered by Qualcomm processor SDM665 Snapdragon 665 with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 610 for graphic rendering. Some users get issue with software or hardware at VIVO V20 SE, therefore we will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve VIVO V20 SE troubles at community.


What is Advantage of VIVO V20 SE Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE
  • LCD 6.44 inches FHD+
  • Internal memory 128 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 Dual 32 MP for selfie photography and video
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver
  • GPU Adreno 610
  • Operating system Android 10.0
  • Battery Li-Po 4100 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO V20 SE hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

VIVO V20 SE comes with big internal memory with 128 GB and big RAM at 8 GB. It has external memory MicroSD / MicroSDXC slot for extend the storage. We suggest to use fast MicroSDXC for keep applications, games data also for keep photos videos. We can choose a lot of applications inside Google Play Store like Facebook, Instagram, WeChat, Whatsapp, TikToks, Zoom and some other more.

If we need to install new or not famous applications, we have to read several user reviews, because sometime they may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles at our VIVO V20 SE such as hang or become slowly 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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE. 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 V20 SE get some troubles.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart VIVO V20 SE ?

Having big RAM is very helpful to make it run with several multitasking applications. Some installed apps may crash or corrupt that can make VIVO V20 SE 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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE ?

This phone have MicroSD external memory. We can use this external storage to backup all important data from VIVO V20 SE internal memory using Android file manager.

We can use USB data cable for backup all data to PC using File Manager at computer. If our VIVO V20 SE 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 V20 SE with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO V20 SE
  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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO V20 SE with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO V20 SE
  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 V20 SE finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO V20 SE forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

After use several months, our phone memory will keep many applications and important files. With good triple camera, we can take many photos and videos. Some of them maybe private for unknown people. Therefore we have to secure all confidential data from unauthorized people when VIVO V20 SE away from us or stolen or lost.

Fingerprint is located under display. Sometime it is hard to unlock. Please do not use thick screen protection. Front camera also can be use for face unlock recognizing. We need to choose secondary protection for backup like screen lock pattern or password pin options. Because VIVO V20 SE fingerprint or face detection will disable when the first time finish reboot or restart. 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 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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format VIVO V20 SE ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO V20 SE to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at VIVO V20 SE ?

There are two phone memory type at VIVO V20 SE, 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 V20 SE 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 V20 SE Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

4100 mAh non removable battery is ready to use at VIVO V20 SE. This battery has fast charging 33W with its own charger. If we want to use this phone more longer for playing games or watching movie several hours continuously, we suggest to do some adjustment like make LCD screen not too bright and disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. NFC is not available at VIVO V20 SE.


More FAQ of VIVO V20 SE:

  • 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 V20 SE (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 V20 SE 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.