How to Perform Hard Reset on Oppo F7 [Factory Data Reset]

Oppo’s F series lineup has always been its claim to fame in the Indian market because of how good a selfie camera it manages to pack. The newest addition to this line-up is the Oppo F7 and Oppo seems to be sticking with its winning formula in 2018 as well. The Oppo F7 starts at a price of Rs 21,990. If you have bought this device, then there is a chance that you may want to Perform Factory Data reset on Oppo F7. So in this guide, we will give you the brief detail on How to Hard reset Oppo F7.

How to Perform Hard Reset on Oppo F7 [Factory Data Reset]

If we speak about the specifications, The Oppo F7 features a 6.23-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2280 pixels with an aspect ratio of 19:9. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by octa-core Mediatek Helio P60 processor with 4GB/6GB RAM and Mali-G72 MP3 GPU which makes this device great for multi-tasking. It also packs a 64/128GB internal storage capacity which can be extended to 256GB with the use of a microSD card. The Camera on the Oppo F7 packs a 16MP primary camera on the rear, a led flash and a 25MP front shooter for selfies. The  Oppo F7 runs on the Android 8.1 Oreo operating system and is powered by a 3400 mAh non-removable battery.

Hard Reset on Oppo F7

The hard reset is a process that returns the device and its modified settings to its factory setting (this is, how it was when it was first purchased).

There are a couple of reasons why the option of a hard reset is considered:

  • To fix multiple crashes
  • To resolve virus issues
  • You can reset the settings to a previous one without errors
  • To delete data and files on the device

It is common practice to always do a backup of your files and data because performing a hard reset on Oppo F7 will wipe all files and data from the device. Your files and data can be backed up with the help of a microSD card or through cloud services.


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Steps to Follow for a Factory Reset on Oppo F7

  • If the device is off, switch it on using the power button
  • From the main menu locate the settings icon and engage
  • From the settings option, locate the backup and reset option
  • Tap on reset phone
  • Tap on the erase everything option to confirm and wait while the device begins the resetting process
  • Once it has finished restoring, your device would be as good as new

By following this method, you have successfully performed a factory reset on Oppo F7.

Steps to Follow for a Hard Reset on Oppo F7

  • Turn off your device by holding down the power key
  • Press and hold down the volume down button and the power button for a few seconds
  • As soon as the Oppo logo appears on screen release all previously held keys
  • From the list of language options made available, select your desired language using the volume buttons to navigate and the power button to select
  • Select wipe data and cache
  • Use the volume buttons to select yes and the power button to confirm
  • Select reboot to restart your device

By following this method, You have successfully performed a hard reset on your device.

By now you should be able to do a hard reset on Oppo F7 and also Perform a factory reset on Oppo F7 based on the aforementioned reasons. Feel free to ask questions in the comment box below.

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