How to Easily Master Format XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 problems. It has foldable screen 8.03 inches when unfolded and also has cover display 6.56 inches. All screen use 120Hz refresh rate and also work with Dolby Vision. When the first time release at the market, it is installed with Android 13 OS and MIUI Fold 14 user interface.

It has 5G connection because powered by Qualcomm SM8550-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor with dedicated GPU Adreno 740 for support gaming performance. We will give more information and review about how to solve troubles of XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 at community.

What are Advantages of XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 Specifications and Features:

  • 4G LTE + 5G
  • LCD LTPO OLED 8.03 inches foldable + AMOLED 6.56 inches for cover screen
  • Internal memory 256 GB with 12 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 512 GB or 1000GB with 16 GB RAM
  • Main Camera Quad 50 MP f/1.8 + 10 MP f/2.0 + 10 MP f/2.9 + 12 MP f/2.2
  • Front camera 20 MP for selfie photography
  • Processor Octa-core 1×3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3×2.0 GHz Cortex-A510
  • GPU Adreno 740
  • Operating system Android 13
  • Battery Li-Po 4800 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

We can download many apps and games from Google Play Store because it has 256 GB or 512 GB or 1TB storage capacity options. But please be careful because some apps and games may contain viruses or malware that can make some troubles on our XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 such becoming slow, stuck, bricked, bootlooping, frozen, or the LCD touchscreen not being responsive. These kind of apps will not get “Verified by Play Protect” from Google Play Store.

If we get this problems, we have to try clean temporary files and caches by performing soft reset or restart or reboot. When restart finish, please install one recommended antivirus like AVAST or NORTON on XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3, this antivirus will scan for suspected applications and give recommended safe setting options.

When the problems still happen, then we have to do hard reset or master format for reinstall the operating system to factory default. Please note, reformat will remove or erase all installed applications and data from our XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3. For safety reasons, please do not install any APK from unknown sources, because it can make some troubles. Reformat also will remove Google account and Xiaomi account from this phone.

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How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 has 12 GB or 16 GB RAM. When some installed applications crash or corrupt or stuck, then the LCD touch screen may not responsive with our finger touch or hang. We need to clean temporary files and caches.

When it stuck or freezing, please try to press and hold POWER BUTTON until XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 turning off or shutdown by itself. We also can try to press POWER BUTTON + VOLUME DOWN together to force turn it off.

When our phone still work properly, but we want to clean temporary files and caches, please press and hold POWER BUTTON until pop-up menu appear and choose Shutdown / Power off / Reboot. Soft reset or restart process will not remove any installed apps and important data, therefore we can do this process anytime we want.

How to backup data or Contact at XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

We can connect our phone to computer using USB data cable and after computer recognized our XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3, then please backup all important data using computer file manager application.

We also can use USB flash disk to connect using OTG or USB converter to backup data from internal memory to USB Flash Drive using XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 file manager

If our XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 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.

More Complete Solutions To Backup & Restore Data / Photos / Contact on XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3

Follow this page to backup all photos/videos/data inside XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 with easy steps

How to Boot Recovery Mode at XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 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.

#Option 1, Hard Reset XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 with software menu:

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

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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3
  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. 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
  6. Wait until the XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 finish the process and the phone will start again like new

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

We will have many important data and photos videos that shoot from four rear camera 50 megapixel for wide + 10 megapixel for 3.2x optical zoom + 10 megapixel for 5x optical zoom and 12 megapixel for 120 degree ultrawide. Therefore we have to activate security protection for secure our data from unauthorized people when XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 away from us or lost or stolen.

Fingerprint is available at side body. We also can use front camera for facial recognizing. Please choose secondary protection for backup like pin or screen lock pattern or password. Why? Because after XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 reboot or restart, the fingerprint will not work. However, the problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot screen lock pattern / password pin protection or fingerprint can not work. What should we do?

When we forgot security protection, we have to do hard reset or reformat using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. This phone already use Android FRP (factory reset protection) that work for secure all data when this phone lost or force hard reset. Therefore, we have to bypass FRP using previous Google account username and password after performing hard reset.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 to make it back to factory default. We have to do the options above to hard reset this phone.

How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

If we want to remove all installed applications and all data, then we have to do hard reset using menu Setting like steps at #option 1 above. Please choose to erase All files on the phone. It will remove all data at internal memory (or external memory if available).

How to Make Battery of XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 is folded smartphone. It has 4800 mAh battery capacity. Please note, having bigger screen active will consume more battery power. But some users can use it full one day, especially when they working more using smaller cover screen.

If we want to make it work more longer, then please do some adjustment like turn off all not use connections like NFC or GPS or Bluetooth or WiFi. We also have to reduce screen brightness as low as possible.


  • How to Hard Reset or Master Format XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 without password / passcode ?

    The security protections are not active from beginning. We have to choose and activate security protections. Some users get troubles when they want to reformat or hard reset XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3, because it always ask the password protections. If we forgot the password pattern, then please try to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. It will reformat XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 from OFF positions. But for security reasons, we have to make sure this phone is belong to us by type our previous Google account after finish hard reset.

  • How to Reset XIAOMI Mi ACCOUNT Forgotten Password at XIAOMI MIX FOLD 3 ?

    Please follow this link For Reset Xiaomi Mi Account

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