How to Easily Master Format XIAOMI POCO C61 with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI POCO C61 problems. This is Android 14 smartphone that work with dual simcard slot, but does not have 5G connections. It has big screen 6.71 inches and powered by Mediatek Helio G36 processor. We will give more solutions and information about how to solve XIAOMI POCO C61 troubles at community.

What are Advantages of XIAOMI POCO C61 Specifications and Features:

  • GSM 3G HSDPA, Dual SIM Card
  • 4G LTE
  • LCD 6.71 inches
  • Internal memory 64 GB with 4 GB RAM
  • Internal memory 128 GB with 6 GB RAM
  • Main Camera 8 MP f/2.0 + 0.08 MP
  • Front camera 5 MP for selfie photography
  • Processor Octa-core 4×2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4×1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
  • GPU PowerVR GE8320
  • Operating system Android 14
  • Battery Li-Po 5000 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI POCO C61 hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This is entry level smartphone that work with 12 nm processor Mediatek Helio G36. There are some games and apps that we can download from Google Play Store. But we have to be careful before download new or not famous application, because some of them may contain malware or viruses or threat.

Our XIAOMI POCO C61 will get some troubles like become slow, stuck, bricked, bootlooping, frozen, or the LCD touchscreen not being responsive. We need to read many user reviews before install this kind of apps. They 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 POCO C61, 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 POCO C61. 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 POCO C61 ?

XIAOMI POCO C61 RAM can be choose with 4 GB or 6 GB RAM. More bigger is better for running multitasking applications. If some installed applications crash, become corrupted, or malfunction, the LCD touchscreen may become unresponsive to finger touches or freeze. To resolve this issue, it is recommended to clear temporary files and caches.

If it freezes or becomes unresponsive, please try pressing and holding the POWER BUTTON button until our XIAOMI POCO C61 turns off or shuts down automatically. Additionally, we can try pressing and holding the POWER BUTTON + VOLUME DOWN buttons simultaneously to force a shutdown.

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 POCO C61 ?

This phone has memory slot for use with MicroSD. We can choose several important files, photos videos inside XIAOMI POCO C61 internal memory using Android File Manager and paste on MicroSD.

We can connect our phone to computer using USB data cable and after computer recognized our XIAOMI POCO C61, 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 POCO C61 file manager

If our XIAOMI POCO C61 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 POCO C61 ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI POCO C61 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 POCO C61 with software menu:

  1. Turn on the XIAOMI POCO C61
  2. Please make sure battery capacity more than 50% or better fully charge
  3. Backup important data at XIAOMI POCO C61 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 POCO C61 will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI POCO C61 with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off XIAOMI POCO C61
  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 POCO C61 finish the process and the phone will start again like new

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI POCO C61 forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

It is very important to activate security protections, because unauthorized people can easily access our private data and photos videos when our phone stolen or lost or away from us. We can use fingerprint or face detection for first protection.

Please chose secondary protection like pin or password or screen lock pattern. XIAOMI POCO C61 fingerprint or face unlock will not work after reboot or restart. 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 POCO C61 ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI POCO C61 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 POCO C61 ?

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 POCO C61 Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

The battery use 5000 mAh capacity. Please do some adjustment to make it work longer like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible and turn off all not use connections like GPS or Bluetooth or Wifi. NFC is not available on XIAOMI POCO C61.


  • How to Hard Reset or Master Format XIAOMI POCO C61 without password / passcode ?

    Security protections are not enabled by default. Users must manually choose and activate security features. Some users encounter difficulties when attempting to reformat or hard reset their XIAOMI POCO C61 phones because they are prompted to enter password protections. If we have forgotten the password pattern, we can try to perform a hard reset using the hardware button combination, as described in step at #option 2 above. This will reformat the XIAOMI POCO C61 phone from a powered-off state. However, for security purposes, you must verify ownership by entering our previous Google account credentials after completing the hard reset.

  • How to Reset XIAOMI Mi ACCOUNT Forgotten Password at XIAOMI POCO C61 ?

    Please follow this link For Reset Xiaomi Mi Account

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