How to Easily Master Format XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) with Safety Hard Reset?

Tips and tricks to fix XIAOMI REDMI K20 or XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO problems. This is mid end Android smartphone from Xiaomi who have 6.39 inches LCD screen width full view because at the top of screen does not have notch like other smartphone. this with. Where is the front camera? XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO or without Pro version use same motorized pop-up selfie front camera with 20 megapixel resolutions.

What are the Difference Between XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO vs XIAOMI REDMI K20 without PRO ?

Pro version usually mean more higher specifications. But almost all specifications between these two versions are same, except processor usage.

  • XIAOMI REDMI K20 use Qualcomm SDM730 Snapdragon 730 processor with 8 nm technology, while XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO version use Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 which have 7 nm for better battery saving.
  • XIAOMI REDMI K20 use Quick Charger version 3, while XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO use Quick Charger version 4.

The other specifications are same. With better processor specifications, the graphic processor unit (GPU) of Pro version will be better, it use Adreno 640 at Pro version. Find more review and information about how to solve troubles of XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) at community.

What is Advantage of XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) Specifications:

LCD 6.39 inches IPS
Internal memory 64 GB or 128 GB or 256 GB
RAM 6 GB or 8 GB
Main Camera Triple 48 MP f/1.8 + 8 MP f/2.4 (tele) + 13 MP f/2.4 (ultra wide)
Main Camera Features Phase Detection Autofocus, LED flash
Front camera 20 MP, f/2.2 Pop-up Motorize for selfie photography
Processor Octa-core 2 x 2.2 GHz Kryo 470 Gold & 6 x 1.8 GHz Kryo 470 Silver
Processor Octa-core 1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 485 (PRO version)
GPU Adreno 618
GPU Adreno 640 for PRO version
Operating system Android Pie version 9.0
Battery Li-Po 4000 mAh

How to Fix or Problem Solving for Recovery XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) hang or not responding or malfunctions or stuck or freezing or bricked ?

This is high end smartphone. We can find cheaper version with 64 GB internal storage, but we can choose other version which have 128 GB or 256 GB internal memory. Of course the smaller storage will be cheaper. Please note, all version does not have external memory slot, therefore we can not add XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) additional MicroSD storage.

Although we have smallest internal memory, but we still can download many applications from Google Play Store like Skype, WeChat, Facebook, Whatsapp, Line Messenger, Viber, Telegram and some other more. Please do not install new or not famous applications, because sometime it may contain viruses or malware that can make trouble at our XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) like hang or stuck or bricks or bootloop or frozen or LCD touch screen not responsive. Therefore we have to take some time read as many users review as possible before download new or not famous applications. These kind of apps will not get information from Google about “Verified by Play Protect”.

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 K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO). 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 K20 (PRO) ?

XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) is flagship smartphone from Xiaomi at 2019. This phone have big internal memory and big RAM for multitasking applications. After installed many applications, sometime they may crash or corrupt that can make some troubles like stuck 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 K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) ?

XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) does not have external memory MicroSD. But we can use usb cable to connect our phone with computer for transferring some files using file manager at computer.

If our XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) 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 REDMI K20 (PRO) ?

If we need to boot our XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) with software menu:

  1. Turn on the XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO)
  2. Please make sure battery capacity more then 50% or better fully charge
  3. Backup important data at XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) will do the hard reset or master format to factory default process.

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#Option 2, Hard Reset XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) with Hardware Button Key to Recovery Mode

  1. Turn Off XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO)
  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 REDMI K20 (PRO) finish the process and the phone will start again like new

How to Unlock or Fix or Bypass or Solutions for XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) forgot password code or security lock screen pattern or pin (lost password)?

XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) have triple main camera at back side of body. The main camera use 48 megapixel for wide or normal camera, it have big aperture number f/1.8. 8 megapixel for telephoto and 13 megapixel for ultra wide angle. We will have many private pictures inside this phone. Therefore we have to secure all photo/videos or other important data from unauthorized people when XIAOMI REDMI K20 away from us or lost or stolen.

There are some options to choose for protections. Fingerprint or face unlock is the first protections to choose. Under display fingerprint is interesting to use at this phone, because it can remove fingerprint sensor from XIAOMI REDMI K20 PRO body. We have to register our fingerprint several time to make recognize for unlock. We also have to input secondary protections like screen lock pattern or password pin protections for backup when fingerprint can unlock. 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. Please turn on this phone, when it ask for security answer, please try to give several time wrong answer continuously until XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) 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 Google account, then we have to do hard reset using hardware button combination key above.

Is That Any Secret Code for Doing Format XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) ?

There is no secret hidden code for XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) ?

There are two phone memory type at XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO), 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 K20 (PRO) 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 K20 (PRO) Stronger, Life Longer and Not Fast to Drain ?

This phone have big enough battery at 4000 mAh. The battery is not removable, therefore we can not replace easily with bigger capacity. However, XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) use new processor which have 7 nm technology for PRO version and 8 nm technology for NON PRO version. It can work more longer for active users. But for make battery XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) work more and more longer again, then we have to do some adjustment like make LCD screen brightness as low as possible. Please also disable all not use connections like GPS or NFC or Bluetooth or Wifi.


  • How to Hard Reset or Master Format XIAOMI REDMI K20 (PRO) without password / passcode ?

    Some users can not do hard reset or master format because this phone always ask pattern or password to unlock before performing factory default. If we can not remember 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 REDMI K20 (PRO) from OFF positions.

  • How to Hard Reset or Master Format Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro ?

    At some other contry, XIAOMI REDMI K20 is simillar or same product with Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro. Therefore the procedure to hard reset or master format Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro are not different with XIAOMI REDMI K20. We can choose to use #option 1 if we can access menu Setting or use #option 2 if this phone can not boot normally. (Click Here For More information about how to reformat and fix XIAOMI MI 9T problems)

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