Advertisements

Xiaomi Redmi S2 Tips: Recovery, Hard and Soft Reset, Fastboot

Here we will share some of the useful Redmi S2 Tips: Find a useful guide on Xiaomi Redmi S2 Recovery Mode, Hard and Soft Reset, Fastboot. Well, here we will guide on how to enter recovery mode, enter download mode, and also you can hard reset or soft reset your Xiaomi Redmi S2.

Talking about the device specs, Xiaomi Redmi S2 features a 5.99-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1440 pixels with an aspect ratio 18:9. The smartphone is powered by 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53 Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor coupled with 3/4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32/64GB internal memory which can also be expanded via microSD card. The camera on the Xiaomi Redmi S2 comes with the Dual 16MP rear camera and 16MP front shooting camera. Xiaomi Redmi S2 came out of the box with Android 7.1.1 Nougat.

Before doing any methods, make sure to perform a full backup. We recommend performing a full backup using any given below guide.

[su_note note_color=”#fcf8d7″ text_color=”#000000″]

Did you make here? Then this guide will be useful for future reference. Make sure to bookmark or save this page.

[/su_note]

 

How to Enter Recovery Mode on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

  1. First of all, Turn off your Xiaomi Redmi S2.
  2. Now Press and hold Volume UP key + Power Key  on your Redmi S2 device simultaneously for a while
  3. Once you see the Xiaomi Mi logo, you can release the button.
  4. Your phone has entered recovery mode, now you can select the language Xiaomi Redmi Recovery
  5. Now your Xiaomi Redmi S2 will enter the stock recovery mode

Things to Note while using Xiaomi Redmi S2 Stock Recovery Mode

  • Use Volume keys to navigate between each menu (UP and DOWN)
  • To confirm, you can use the Power button.

How to Enter Fastboot mode on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

fastboot-mode-xiaomi

  1. First of all, Turn off your Xiaomi Redmi S2.
  2. Press and hold Volume Down + Power Button for about 10 seconds
  3. Release all button when you see the screen with which shows FASTBOOT

How to Exit Fastboot on Redmi S2:

  • When you are in fastboot mode, press and hold the power button for few seconds.
  • Hold until you see the phone reboots.
  • Release the button when you see the Xiaomi Mi Logo

[su_note note_color=”#fdeff9″ text_color=”#000000″]Do you want to install Stock ROM on Xiaomi Redmi S2? Then, here is the full guide install the Xiaomi Redmi S2 Stock Firmware.[/su_note]

Advertisements

 

How to Perform Hard Reset on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

[su_note note_color=”#fcf8d7″ text_color=”#000000″]

Want to hard reset your Xiaomi Redmi S2? then, enter the recovery mode first.

Advertisements

[/su_note]

Things to Note while using Xiaomi Redmi S2 Stock Recovery Mode

  • Use Volume keys to navigate between each menu (UP and DOWN)
  • To confirm, you can use the Power button.
  1. First of all, Turn off your Xiaomi Redmi S2.
  2. Now Press and hold Volume UP key + Power Key  on your Redmi S2 device simultaneously for a while
  3. Once you see the Xiaomi Mi logo, you can release the button.
  4. Your phone has entered recovery mode, now you can select the language Xiaomi Redmi Recovery
  5. Now your Xiaomi Redmi S2 will enter the stock recovery mode
  6. You can navigate using Volume UP and DOWN button
  7. Now select Wipe/Data and press Power button to confirmHard Reset Xiaomi-Recovery
  8. That’s it! Confirm and done!

How to Perform Soft Reset on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

  1. In your Xiaomi Redmi S2 device, Go to Apps
  2. Select Settings
  3. Now Additional settings
  4. Tap on Backup and reset
  5. Select Factory data reset
  6. Click on Reset Phone and wait 10 seconds.
  7. Tap on Next and again wait 10 seconds
  8. That’s it! Confirm by pressing OK! Done!

I hope you have successfully reset your phone back to stockish look.

How to Remove Forgotten Pattern Unlock on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

[su_note note_color=”#fcf8d7″ text_color=”#000000″]

Want to Reset the Pattern lock on Xiaomi Redmi S2? then, enter the recovery mode first.

[/su_note]

Things to Note while using Xiaomi Redmi S2 Stock Recovery Mode

  • Use Volume keys to navigate between each menu (UP and DOWN)
  • To confirm, you can use the Power button.
  1. In Recovery Mode, use Volume button to select wipe data reset option
  2. You can confirm by pressing the Power button
  3. Once you are done, Reboot system now
  4. Press power button to confirm

[su_note note_color=”#ba3437″ text_color=”#ffffff”]Warning! If you perform a hard reset, make sure to back up your data and internal storage. [/su_note]

How to Check Software Update on Xiaomi Redmi S2:

check software update xiaomi

Software updates are one of the very important features of every smartphone to make its functions fast and updated. It also helps in improving the overall performance of any smartphone.

Below are the few simple steps to check any new Software Update on Redmi S2 –

  • Go to the phone’s Settings > About phone > System updates.
  • This is where you can check for latest updates if available.

How to wipe system cache partition on Redmi S2

  1. Power off the device
  2. Press and hold the power button and volume up button
  3. Use volume buttons to highlight wipe & reset and use the power button to select
  4. Choose, wipe cache
  5. Select yes option when prompted

How to Enable Developer Option and USB Debugging on Redmi S2:

USB debugging must be enabled on your Xiaomi Redmi S2 if you want to connect it to a PC. In previous versions of Android enabling USB debugging was very easy. For some reasons, Google has complicated enabling of USB debugging on modern smartphones. Before you enable USB Debugging on Redmi S2, you must enable developer options. The steps to enable developer options on Redmi S2 are:

  1. Open settings
  2. Scroll down and tap on about phone
  3. Tap on build number multiple time until the confirmation of developer options enabled flashes on the screen

Now as the developer options are enabled on Redmi S2, this will appear inside settings. You can enable USB debugging by accessing developer options. The steps to do this are:

  1. Open settings
  2. Scroll down and tap on developer options
  3. Tap on USB debugging and done!

How to boot Redmi S2 into safe mode

Safe mode is a mode in which the device will only have default apps and services working. When you boot your Redmi S2 on to safe mode all the third-party apps and services will be disabled. This is a great way to do troubleshooting and by using safe mode you can easily identify issues caused by third-party apps or services. You can then simply remove the app or perform a hard reset to solve the issues. The steps to boot Redmi S2 into safe mode:

  1. Power off the device
  2. Press and hold the power button
  3. When you see the Xiaomi logo release the power button, press and hold volume down button
  4. Release the button when you see safe mode on the bottom left corner

I hope this guide was useful to find Xiaomi Redmi S2 tips.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.