Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI REDMI GO problems. This is Android Go family edition from Xiaomi which have 5 inches LCD screen size with 720p resolutions. Do not expect too much when using this phone because Xiaomi try to release cheap price smartphone with standard features such as 8 GB internal memory and 1 GB RAM. Is it enough? Basically Android already prepare the operating system and applications for cheap entry level (low specifications) smartphone using Android Go operating system with specific apps at Google Play Store for Android Go version like Youtube Go, Maps Go and something like that. Find more review and information about how to solve troubles of XIAOMI REDMI GO at community.


What is Advantage of XIAOMI REDMI GO Specifications:

LCD 5 inches IPS
Internal memory 8 GB with 1 GB RAM
Main Camera 8 MP f/2.0, phase detection autofocus, LED flash
Front camera 5 MP, f/2.2 for selfie photography
Processor Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU Adreno 308
Operating system Android Oreo version 8.1 (Android Go)
Battery Li-Po 3000 mAh



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

XIAOMI REDMI GO is entry level smartphone with Qualcomm MSM8917 Snapdragon 425 processor. We still can play some games because it have low spec GPU (graphic processor unit) Adreno 308. Having 8 GB internal memory is very limited, therefore we can not install too many application at XIAOMI REDMI GO. Please download specific apps which create for Android Go like Gmail Go, Maps Go, Assistant Go and some other.

Because the storage is limited, then please do not install new or not famous apps because our phone storage will insufficient. Moreover, there are many bad applications inside Google Play Store which contain viruses or malware, it can make some troubles at our XIAOMI REDMI GO like hang or stuck or bricks or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive or LCD screen not responding with our finger touch.

What do we have to do? First we have to try force soft reset or reboot or restart to remove temporary files or caches that can make some trouble at this phone. If our XIAOMI REDMI GO can boot again, 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 please do 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 REDMI GO. For safety reasons, please do not install any unknown APK files, because it is very easy to make our phone getting trouble.


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How to Force Shutdown or Force Soft Reset or Reboot or Restart XIAOMI REDMI GO ?

When our XIAOMI REDMI GO start run not normal, maybe some installed apps become crash or corrupt. XIAOMI REDMI GO become hang or LCD touch screen not responsive with our finger touch. We have to remove temporary files and caches. Please press and hold POWER button until XIAOMI REDMI GO shutdown or turn off by itself. We also can try to press POWER + VOLUME DOWN together to turn it off. After this phone 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 REDMI GO 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 REDMI GO ?

We can use microSD external card to copy or move important files using File Manager applications. If our XIAOMI REDMI GO 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.


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How to Boot Recovery Mode at XIAOMI REDMI GO ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI REDMI GO 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 REDMI GO with software menu:

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



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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI REDMI GO with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  2. Make sure the battery is fully charge
  3. Press and hold POWER BUTTON + VOLUME UP BUTTON key
  4. Release all button after the LCD show Recovery Mode
  5. Use Volume Button to select the option and press POWER Button to Ok or Confirm or Choose. Please choose Wipe all data to finish the Hard Reset or Master Format Steps
  6. Wait until the XIAOMI REDMI GO finish the process and the phone will start again like new


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

We have to secure all data inside XIAOMI REDMI GO, because some apps may contain important information and data which not necessary to access by unauthorized people. Therefore we have to activate security protections. XIAOMI REDMI GO does not have fingerprint, but we still can use other security protections like screen lock pattern or password pin protections. The problems will start happen when we can not unlock this phone or forgot security answer or fingerprint can not unlock. What should we do?

Do not worry, because Android already give solutions when we forgot security screen lock pattern or password pin protections using Google account to unlock it. We have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key like steps at #option 2 above. After finish reformat, we need to bypass  XIAOMI REDMI GO FRP (factory reset protection) to keep our phone secure when stolen or lost. Please verified with previous Google account username and password to continue. Therefore we have to keep secure our Google account username and password. We also can use Xiaomi account to bypass FRP.


Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI REDMI GO ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI REDMI GO to make it back to factory default. Do the options above to hard reset it.


How to Format or Erase Phone Memory at XIAOMI REDMI GO ?

There are two phone memory type at XIAOMI REDMI GO, 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 REDMI GO 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 REDMI GO Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

XIAOMI REDMI GO have enough battery capacity to make it work full one day without need to recharge. The battery capacity is 3000 mAh, but this battery still not enough if we use it for playing games or watch movie several hours continuously. Can we replace XIAOMI REDMI GO battery with bigger one? No it can not replace easily with bigger capacity, because XIAOMI REDMI GO battery is not removable. Please do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible, please disable all not use connections like GPS or Wifi or Bluetooth. XIAOMI REDMI GO does not have NFC.