How to fix Sony Xperia XZ1 screen flickering issue

The Xperia smartphones are no doubt a pride of Sony. Sony gained a good reputation in the smartphone market with the help of the Xperia devices. These devices were loved for its unique design changing the trends of the market which is accompanied with some cool features. Sony has used their expertise in various fields in manufacturing the Xperia devices. All these have helped Sony to get good success in case of Xperia devices. Now Xperia device is concentrating on premium level devices, and the one latest launch in it is the Xperia XZ1. In this article, we will help you fix Sony Xperia XZ1 screen flickering issue.

The latest launch from Sony, the Xperia XZ1 comes with the latest Android Oreo out of the box. The device has a 5.2-inch IPS LCD display. The device is powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 processor and supporting this a 4 GB RAM and a 64 GB ROM is provided. The external memory can be extended up to 256 GB using micro SD. Coming into the camera, the dual camera is still missing and has a 19 MP sensor added to the rear and a 13 MP is added to the front. The battery provided is low in capacity considering the current trends and is a 2700 mAh battery.

How to fix Sony Xperia XZ1 screen flickering issue

Ways to fix Sony Xperia XZ1 screen flickering issue

The screen flickering issue has been part of the common smartphone issues for some time now. Many devices from various manufacturers have reported being facing the issue. Although this is common there can be a variety of reasons for this to happen. So the solution will also vary. If you are facing this issue with the Sony Xperia XZ1, here are some steps you can give a try to fix the problem.

Boot into safe mode

  1. Press and hold the power button while the device is powered on
  2. Keep holding until the device restart in safe mode

Check if the screen flickering issue is occurring even in safe mode. If this issue is missing then a third-party app is causing the issue. You can them simply solve it by uninstalling the app.

Clear cache partition

  1. Power off the device
  2. Press and hold power button, home button, and volume up button to reach recovery mode
  3. Use volume buttons to highlight wipe cache partitions and use power button to select
  4. Confirm when prompted

Hard reset

  1. Open settings
  2. Scroll down and tap on back & reset
  3. Tap on factory data reset
  4. Now tap on Reset phone
  5. Tap on erase everything

I hope this guide was useful in understanding how to fix Sony Xperia XZ1 screen flickering issue. If any queries or feedback, please leave a comment below.

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