Tips and tricks to fix VIVO Y72 5G problems. This is 5G smartphone that powered by mid-end processor MediaTek MT6833 Dimensity 700 5G together with dedicated GPU (graphic processor unit) Mali-G57 MC2. Funtouch 11.1 is default user interface that work with Android 11 as default OS. This phone has dual simcard slot that can standby together but only can received 1 phone call at one time.

This phone use IPS LCD screen 6.58 inches Full HD+ resolution at 1080 x 2408 pixels. At top of the screen, it has 16 megapixel front camera with notch drop shape. Some users get issues with hardware or software of VIVO Y72 5G. Therefore we will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of VIVO Y72 5G at community.


What is Advantage of VIVO Y72 5G Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE + 5G
  • LCD 6.58 inches FHD+
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 8 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Triple 64 MP f/1.8 + 13 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 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×2.0 GHz Cortex-A55
  • GPU Mali-G57 MC2
  • Operating system Android 11
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO Y72 5G hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone already have big internal memory capacity with 128 GB for download many applications from Google Play Store. If we need to keep more photos videos or other download files, we can use external memory MicroSDXC that shared with secondary simcard network slot.

For our safety procedure, please always read many user reviews before install new or not famous applications, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles if installed on our VIVO Y72 5G like 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 downloading process. How to fix this problems?

We have to try force soft reset or reboot to clean temporary files and caches. After our VIVO Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G. 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 Y72 5G get some troubles.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart VIVO Y72 5G ?

Big RAM is ready to use for multitasking with 8 GB capacity. However, some installed apps may crash or corrupt that can make VIVO Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G shutdown or turn off by itself. After it totally off, then we can press again POWER button to turn it ON.


We can do this process anytime we want, because our important data will not removed or wipe when performing soft reset, therefore we can do this process anytime we want. If our VIVO Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G ?

We can use MicroSDXC for backup our data from internal memory. Please open default file manager applications, then copy and paste important files or photos to external memory one by one.

If our VIVO Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO Y72 5G
  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 Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO Y72 5G with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO Y72 5G
  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 Y72 5G finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO Y72 5G forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Having smartphone with big internal memory will need to give extra protections. We also will have many private photos videos that taken from triple camera 64 megapixel for wide + 8 megapixel for ultrawide 120 degree + 2 megapixel for macro. Please secure all data from unauthorized people when VIVO Y72 5G away from us or stolen or lost.

We can use side mounted fingerprint and 16 megapixel front camera for face unlock recognizing. Secondary protections will be ask to choose for backup like screen lock pattern or pin or password. Please note, fingerprint and face detection will not work after VIVO Y72 5G finish reboot or restart, it will ask 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 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 Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format VIVO Y72 5G ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO Y72 5G to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at VIVO Y72 5G ?

There are two phone memory type at VIVO Y72 5G, 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 Y72 5G 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 Y72 5G Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

This phone already have big battery capacity with 5000 mAh. The battery is not removable and has fast charging 18W technology. Some users need to do some adjustment for save battery usage. First, please make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or GPS. VIVO Y72 5G does not have NFC connection.


More FAQ of VIVO Y72 5G:

  • 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 Y72 5G (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 Y72 5G 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.