Tips and tricks to fix VIVO Z5X (2020) problems. This is mid-end smartphone with cheaper price. We also get elegant design with full screen 6.53 inches Full HD+ resolution at 1080 x 2340 pixels. At the top right of the screen, we can find punch hole for 16 megapixel front camera. There are 4 colors option such as black or blue or white or dark blue.

VIVO Z5X (2020) installed with Android Pie 9.0 with Funtouch 10 user interface when the first time release in the market, but Vivo already release the firmware upgrade Android 10.0 for VIVO Z5X (2020). We can play games with good performance because it use Qualcomm SDM712 Snapdragon 712 processor together with dedicated graphic processor unit (GPU) Adreno 616. Some users get issue when use VIVO Z5X (2020) software or hardware. We will try to give more solutions, reviews and information about how to solve troubles of VIVO Z5X (2020) at community.


What is Advantage of VIVO Z5X (2020) Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE
  • LCD 6.53 inches FHD+
  • Internal memory 64 GB with 4 GB and 6 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 8 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Triple 16 MP f/1.8 + 8 MP f/2.2 + 2 MP f/2.4
  • Main Camera features phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Gimbal OIS, gyro-EIS
  • Front camera 16 MP for selfie photography and video
  • Processor Octa-core 2×2.3 GHz Kryo 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver
  • GPU Adreno 612
  • Operating system Android Pie 9.0 can be upgrade to Android 10.0
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh



How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery VIVO Z5X (2020) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This phone does not have 5G data broadband, but we can work faster using 4G for download many applications and run with video streaming. We can choose to buy 64 GB or 128 GB internal storage. We can install important apps from Google Play Store like Facebook, WeChat, Instagram, Whatsapp, Zoom and some other more.

We suggest to stay away from new or not famous applications, because some of them may contain viruses or malware that can make troubles at our VIVO Z5X (2020) such as become slowly or hang or stuck or bricks or LCD touch screen not responding. Please read many user review before download. 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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020). 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 Z5X (2020) get some troubles.


How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart VIVO Z5X (2020) ?

VIVO Z5X (2020) have 4 GB, 6 GB or 8 GB RAM versions. But some installed applications may crash or corrupt that can make VIVO Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) ?

VIVO Z5X (2020) have external memory slot MicroSD for backup location if we want to copy important data from internal memory using Android File Manager. We can use USB data cable for backup all data to PC using File Manager inside computer.

If our VIVO Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) with software menu

  1. Turn on the VIVO Z5X (2020)
  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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.


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#Option 2, Hard Reset VIVO Z5X (2020) with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off VIVO Z5X (2020)
  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 Z5X (2020) finish the process and the phone will start again like new


How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for VIVO Z5X (2020) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

Some users does not aware about security protections. We need to know that this phone will have many important data or private photos videos after use several months. Security protections are important for secure all data from unauthorized users when VIVO Z5X (2020) away from us or stolen or lost.

Fingerprint is available at back side body. We need to register our finger several time to make it recognize for unlock. Face unlock recognizing can be activate using front camera. We have to choose secondary protections for backup such as screen lock pattern or password or pin. 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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020).


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format VIVO Z5X (2020) ?

There is no secret hidden code for VIVO Z5X (2020) to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at VIVO Z5X (2020) ?

There are two phone memory type at VIVO Z5X (2020), 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 Z5X (2020) 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 Z5X (2020) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain?

VIVO Z5X (2020) battery is big at 5000 mAh capacity. It have fast charging 18W technology from Qualcomm. Many users can use this phone for two days without recharge. But heavy users who use this phone too much for playing games or watch movie several hours continuously will get battery drain problems. Please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and disable all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. VIVO Z5X (2020) does not have NFC connections.


More FAQ of VIVO Z5X (2020):

  • 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 Z5X (2020) (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 Z5X (2020) 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.