Here we will guide on how to boot into recovery mode on Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2. If you want to perform a factory reset or wipe Dalvik cache, then this guide will be useful.
If your Android phone or tablet is acting strangely, or you’re trying to tackle malware, you should try entering recovery mode. Recovery is an independent, lightweight runtime environment that is included on a separate partition from the main Android operating system on all Android devices. – Digitaltrends
Reboot into Recovery Mode on Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2
- First of all, Turn off your Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2.
- Now Press and hold Volume UP key and then power up the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 device by holding the Power button for a while
- Once you see the Samsung logo, you can release the button ( If you see Android logo with “No command” text, don’t panic. Just wait a moment)
- Now your Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 will enter the stock recovery mode
Things to Note while using Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Stock Recovery Mode
- Use Volume keys to navigate between each menu (UP and DOWN)
- To confirm, you can use the Power button.
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Specifications:
Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 sports a 8.0 inches LCD display with a screen resolution of 800 x 1280 pixels. It is powered by 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core Exynos 7870 Octa (14 nm). The device packs 16GB internal storage and 3GB of RAM. There is 256GB expandable memory support. The camera on this device sports a single camera 8 MP and a 5 MP shooter for selfies. The Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat and backed by a Li-Ion 4450 mAh battery. The handset has a front mounted fingerprint sensor.