Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI MI MIX 2S problems. Full screen smartphone become more popular after Apple release iPhone X. XIAOMI MI MIX 2S also design with border less screen which use 6 inches or exactly 5.99″ size. Of course this phone already use latest 18:9 aspect ratio to make this phone become more easy to hold with one hand. When the first time release in the market, this phone already use Android Oreo 8.0. XIAOMI MI MIX 2S use high end processor Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845, it have dedicated GPU for lag free gamer using Adreno 630, because it is Xiaomi flagship smartphone. Find more review and solutions to solve some troubles of XIAOMI MI MIX 2S at www.hard-reset.org.
What is Advantage of XIAOMI MI MIX 2S Specifications:
GSM 3G HSDPA, Dual SIM Card GSM GSM / CDMA
LCD 5.99 inches IPS with 18:9 ratio
Internal memory 256 GB with 8 GB RAM
Internal memory 64 GB / 128 GB with 6 GB RAM
Main Dual Camera 12 MP (f/1.8, 1/2.55″, 1.4µm) + 12 MP (f/2.4, 1/2.9″, 1.0µm), 2x optical zoom
Main Camera features dual pixel phase detection autofocus, 4-axis OIS, dual-LED dual-tone flash
Front camera 5 megapixel for selfie photography
Processor Octa-core 2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 1.8 GHz Kryo 385 Silver
GPU Adreno 630
Operating system Android Oreo version 8.0
Battery Li-Po 3400 mAh
How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI MI MIX 2S hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?
XIAOMI MI MIX 2S is flagship smartphone, therefore it is have big room to install many applications. There are two options base by internal memory, which available from 64 GB, 128 GB until 256 GB. ROM also big start from 6 GB and 8 GB option. We can easily choose many applications to install from Google Play Store like Viber, Facebook, WeChat, Whatsapp, Skype, Instagram, Telegram, Line Messenger, Snapchat, Blackberry Messenger (BBM). But as we know inside Google Play Store also many bad apps from bad developers, usually their apps may contain viruses or malware that make our XIAOMI MI MIX 2S become trouble like hang or bricks or stuck or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive or LCD screen not responding with our finger touch. That bad apps will not get Verified by Play Protect information when we download them. Therefore we have to read carefully as many user review before install that kind of applications especially for not famous or new apps. What have we do for these troubles? First we have to try do soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files or caches that can make some trouble at this phone. If our XIAOMI MI MIX 2S can boot again normally, then please directly download one good antivirus applications from Google Play Store like AVAST or NORTON, please choose only one we like. The antivirus will try to scan all installed applications and give recommendation setting to our phone. If the problems still happen, then next steps is doing hard reset or master format. Please note, doing hard reset will remove or erase all important data, therefore we have to backup all data first before doing master format. Doing hard reset will remove all Google account from XIAOMI MI MIX 2S. For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.
How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart XIAOMI MI MIX 2S ?
Many users does not need to do reboot or restart when using XIAOMI MI MIX 2S, because this is high end smartphone with good hardware specifications. But some installed apps can make trouble and make XIAOMI MI MIX 2S crash or corrupted. There are some problems can happen such as hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. We have to clean temporary files and caches by doing soft reset or reboot. Please press and hold POWER button until XIAOMI MI MIX 2S 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 XIAOMI MI MIX 2S still can work properly, but we want to clear temporary files and caches from some applications, then please press and hold POWER button until pop-up menu appear, continue choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot menu.
How to backup data or Contact at XIAOMI MI MIX 2S ?
We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our XIAOMI MI MIX 2S 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 Boot Recovery Mode at XIAOMI MI MIX 2S ?
If we need to boot our XIAOMI MI MIX 2S go to recovery mode. We can follow the steps at #Option 2 bellow 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.
#Option 1, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MIX 2S with software menu:
- Turn on the XIAOMI MI MIX 2S
- Please make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
- Backup important data at XIAOMI MI MIX 2S because all data and applications will be erase or delete
- Go to Menu : Setting > General Setting > Backup and Reset > Factory Data Reset
- Choose :Reset Device > Delete all
- The XIAOMI MI MIX 2S will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.
#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI MI MIX 2S with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode
- Turn Off XIAOMI MI MIX 2S
- Make sure the battery is fully charge
- Press and holdPOWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTONkey
- Release all button after the LCD show Recovery Mode
- UseVolume 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
- Wait until the XIAOMI MI MIX 2S finish the process and the phone will start again like new
How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI MI MIX 2S forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?
The internal memory of XIAOMI MI MIX 2S is very big, moreover because this smartphone also have good dual rear camera at back side of body and also 5 megapixel front camera. We will have many important files and confidential or private pictures / videos. We have to secure all data from unauthorized people when XIAOMI MI MIX 2S away from us or lost or stolen. Please activate security protections, XIAOMI MI MIX 2S already have several options to protect start from fingerprint, face lock and other standard options like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. We need to register our data like fingerprint or face photo or other related answer before we can use that screen lock. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security answer or fingerprint sensor can not recognize our fingerprint. What should we do?
Do not worry about this trouble, because Android already give solutions when we forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account to unlock it. Please turn on this phone, when it ask for security answer, then please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until XIAOMI MI MIX 2S locked or freezing about 30 seconds. At this situations we can find Forgot Password / Pattern button. Press this button, to give our Gmail username and password account that we have already signed-in before. If we still can not access Gmail account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key above.
Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI MI MIX 2S ?
There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI MI MIX 2S to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.
How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at XIAOMI MI MIX 2S ?
There are two phone memory type at XIAOMI MI MIX 2S, 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 XIAOMI MI MIX 2S 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 XIAOMI MI MIX 2S Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?
With 6 inches LCD screen, some users maybe already happy with 3400 mAh battery capacity. We are also understand that XIAOMI MI MIX 2S not use more bigger battery, because it will make phone weight become more heavy. Please note, for some heavy users which use phone very intensive for many social media group chat or game players, we can not replace with bigger battery, because XIAOMI MI MIX 2S battery is not removable. However, we can do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. We also have to disable all not use connections such Wifi or Bluetooth or GPS or NFC. Some applications like camera have tag location option, then please activate GPS battery saving mode to save battery life.