How to Easily Master Format XIAOMI MI MAX with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix trouble at XIAOMI MI MAX. This is big screen smartphone which can call by phablet, because the LCD size is 6.44 inches, smaller then 7 inches tablet but we very wide for regular smartphone. This phone have dual simcard base by model, GSM or CDMA. The community of will give more information about problem solving at XIAOMI MI MAX.

What is Advantage of XIAOMI MI MAX Specifications:

GSM 3G HSDPA + 4G LTE, Dual SIM Card
LCD 6.44 inches IPS
Internal memory 32 GB or 64 GB with 3 GB RAM
Internal memory 128 GB with 4 GB RAM
External card MicroSD maximum 256 GB
Main Camera 13 MP, f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Front camera 5 MP, f/2.0
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A72
GPU Adreno 510
Operating system Android Marshmallow version 6.0
Battery Li-Ion 4850 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI MI MAX hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

When we want to view movie with bigger screen or read some information from Internet or ebook then XIAOMI MI MAX is good option to buy, because it have 6.44 inches LCD screen width. For make this phablet work better, there are some options to choose whether 32 GB or 64 GB or 128 GB internal memory. Some amount of internal memory already use for install factory default applications, but of course we still have many free storage capacity to install interesting apps from Google Play Store like Instagram, Whatsapp, WeChat, Facebook, Viber, Skyper, Line Messenger, Blackberry Messenger (BBM), SnapChat and many more. Maybe some advertising give us link to download non Play Store applications, then we have to be careful for that, because it may contain viruses or malware that can make our XIAOMI MI MAX become hang or stuck or bricks or frozen or bootloop logo or LCD touch screen not responding with any finger touch. We have to force reboot or force soft reset to clean temporary files and caches. If we can boot again, then try to install one good antivirus like Avast or AVG or something similar like that, this antivirus will scan bad apps and viruses inside our XIAOMI MI MAX. If the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset can make all important data erase or wipe from this phablet, therefore we have to backup all important data or photos or videos from XIAOMI MI MAX before doing master format. This hard reset procedure also will remove any Google account or other account from XIAOMI MI MAX.

How to backup data or Contact at XIAOMI MI MAX?

Backup all important data when we have time to do that, because we never know when our XIAOMI MI MAX will get any trouble. We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our XIAOMI MI MAX 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.

How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart XIAOMI MI MAX ?

What should we do when our XIAOMI MI MAX hang or LCD touch screen not responsive when this phone still run applications? We have to force soft reset or force reboot or force shutdown to restart all running applications and delete temporary files caches. Please press and hold POWER button until XIAOMI MI MAX shutdown by itself. After this phone has already totally off, then press again POWER button to turn it on. If our XIAOMI MI MAX still run like usual, but we want to restart all running applications or remove temporary files, then please turn on LCD screen, then press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear then choose Shutdown / Reboot / Power off menu. The soft reset process will not remove any important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want.

#Option 1, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MAX with software menu

  1. Turn on the XIAOMI MI MAX. Please make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
  2. Backup important data at XIAOMI MI MAX because all data and applications will be erase or delete
  3. Go to Menu : Setting > General Setting > Backup and Reset > Factory Data Reset
  4. Choose :Reset Device > Delete all
  5. The XIAOMI MI MAX will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MAX with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off XIAOMI MI MAX
  2. Make sure the battery is fully charge
  3. Press and holdPOWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTONkey
  4. Release all button after the LCD show Recovery Mode
  5. UserVolume Buttonto select the option and pressPOWER Buttonto Ok or Confirm or Choose. Please choose Wipe all data to finish the Hard Reset or Master Format Steps
  6. Wait until the XIAOMI MI MAX finish the process and the phone will start again like new

How to Boot Recovery Mode at XIAOMI MI MAX ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI MI MAX go to recovery mode. We can follow the steps at #Option 2 above from steps no.1 until no.4. After that steps finish, then we will find list of menu options, and choose Recover menu or any other menu as what we need to do.

How to Restore and Reinstall Clean Android Operating system / firmware at XIAOMI MI MAX (Reformat) ?

After installing many applications from Google Play Store of offline APK files, sometime that apps can crash and make XIAOMI MI MAX operating system damage or corrupt, we have to reinstall with factory default operating system. First we have to know that clean factory default Android operating system file source already saved safely inside XIAOMI MI MAX ROM or internal memory, therefore we do not need to copy or connect with other device. Just follow simple steps to hard reset above, then clean factory default Android operating system will be reinstall automatically.

There are also other alternative to reinstall or restore the XIAOMI MI MAX operating system by download the official MIUI ROM for XIAOMI MI MAX at Xiaomi website, copy the downloaded file to external card SDCard using computer with card reader, or connect directly our XIAOMI MI MAX to computer and it will read as removable drive. Copy the downloaded files at external memory and please continue by using XIAOMI MI MAX applications which have name Updater. Follow the menu to finish the upgrade.

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

XIAOMI MI MAX have fingerprint sensor in the back side of the body, this location make easy for our finger to put our finger hand to the fingerprint sensor. There are also some other screen lock like screen screen lock pattern or password pin protections. Because XIAOMI MI MAX have big internal memory with better camera photo result, then we have to secure our private data at XIAOMI MI MAX when this phablet away from us or stolen or lost. The problems happen when we forget the answer, what should we do? Do not worry, because we can bypass or unlock forgot security screen lock patter or password pin protections using Google account. Please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until XIAOMI MI MAX locked or freezing 30 seconds, at this time we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button, press this button to make LCD screen show field for our recovery using Gmail username and password. If we can not access our Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset XIAOMI MI MAX using hardware button combination key.

How to Improve Performance XIAOMI MI MAX to make run more faster?

XIAOMI MI MAX use Qualcomm MSM8956 Snapdragon 650 or Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 depend on market, this process performance is faster base by some benchmark review, but why some XIAOMI MI MAX run slowly? mostly because applications. If we ever install non Google Play Store applications from offline APK files, then it may contain bad features or malware, this can make XIAOMI MI MAX performance become slowly. The other possibilities is insufficient RAM and processor resource because there are too many applications run in the background or foreground. Therefore we have to uninstall some not use applications. If we want to make our XIAOMI MI MAX performance run faster again, then please consider to do hard reset or master format.

Is that any other secret code of hard reset XIAOMI MI MAX?

At this moment, there is no other secret code or secret key to do the factory reset of XIAOMI MI MAX Just try to do the hard reset above.

How to Make Battery of XIAOMI MI MAX Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

XIAOMI MI MAX is big screen smartphone with 6.44″ LCD width, it will consume a lot of battery when the screen on, therefore Xiaomi give 4850 mAh battery capacity. To make this phablet battery can work more longer then we can do some adjustment like reduce screen brightness as low as possible. Please turn off some not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi or NFC to make battery not fast to drain. We can easily activate this connection once we need to use it.

6 thoughts on “How to Easily Master Format XIAOMI MI MAX with Safety Hard Reset?”

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    • Hi, sorry we are not clearly understand about your trouble. However, if your Xiaomi Mi Max can not work properly, maybe your operating system has been damaged or corrupted. Please follow steps at #option 2 above to reformat your Xiaomi Mi Max operating system to factory default.

    • Hi, as far as your Xiaomi Mi Max hardware button is not broken, you can do turn off your phone by press and hold POWER Button or if not work please press POWER Button + Volume Down Button together. If your hardware button is not work or broken, then you should fix it at Xiaomi authorizer service center.

  2. Hello sir, I have a mi max 32gb phone, whenever I try to update it via its ota updates it gets stuck on mi logo after completing updates and I have to visit again and again mi store,they are also unable to install latest version in it,how can I update it..

    • Hi, usually OTA is the best way to update your Xiaomi Mi Max phone. However, maybe some installed apps make it difficult to upgrade. We suggest to backup all important data and hard reset or master format your Xiaomi Mi Max phone first, then after your phone start again normally, then please try to update again using OTA.


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