vivo iQOO Z6 (China)

vivo iQOO Z6 (China)

How to reset or hard reset a vivo iQOO Z6 (China)

If your smartphone vivo iQOO Z6 (China) it works very slow, it hangs, you want to bypass screen lock, or you have a full memory, and you want to erase everything, or you want to sell it or give it away and you want nobody to be able to access your files and passwords you can do a factory reset so that it returns to be like the first day.

In the following steps we explain how to format the vivo iQOO Z6 (China) to erase all your information and make it totally clean as it came out of the store.

Before doing a factory reset we recommend you delete all the accounts on the device, specifically it is useful to unlink the Google account if you are going to sell, donate or give away your iQOO Z6 (China). In this way we will avoid problems for the new user since some More modern devices include a functionality called FRP or Factory Reset Protection that requests the same Google account or PIN code with which the vivo iQOO Z6 (China) was initially configured when factory restoring a device.

You must bear in mind that a reset or return to the factory state in a mobile/cell phone deletes all its content, so you must make a backup of your data before doing it if you do not want to lose everything.

In case you do not want to erase the data from the device, you can try to restart the vivo iQOO Z6 (China).

There are two ways to do a reset on a vivo iQOO Z6 (China) one through the mobile options and another more complete from the recovery mode.

Restore from the options of vivo iQOO Z6 (China)

If you want to make a reset using the device options to return to the factory state a vivo iQOO Z6 (China) you have to follow these simple steps:

Estimated time: 5 minutes.

1- First step:

Access the settings menu of your device vivo V2220A, this is the cogwheel icon.

Settings icon Android

2- Second step:

Scroll down the vivo iQOO Z6 (China) settings to the bottom where you will see the section called “System”, click to continue.

System icon Android

3- Third step:

If you see a section called “Advanced” click to display the advanced options of the vivo iQOO Z6 (China).

System menu Android

4- Fourth step:

Click on “Reset options” from this section it will allow us to restore network options, applications or reset the vivo iQOO Z6 (China) completely.

Advanced options Android

5- Fifth step:

Click on the last option called “Erase all data (factory reset)” or simply “Factory data reset”.

Reset options Android

6- Sixth step:

A first confirmation message will appear reminding you that all your data will be deleted from this device, the data you have uploaded to Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or backup copies that you have in the cloud, such as Google Drive, Dropbox or One Drive, will not be deleted. Press “Reset phone”.

Reset phone confirmation

7- Seventh step:

A second confirmation message will appear indicating that all information stored on the vivo iQOO Z6 (China) and all downloaded applications will be erased and reminding that this action cannot be undone. If you agree, click on “Erase Everything”.

Erase Everything confirmation

8- Eighth step:

If necessary, draw the screen unlock pattern or enter the screen unlock password or PIN to continue.

Confirm your pattern Android

9- Ninth step:

Your device iQOO Z6 (China) from vivo it will restart and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the operative system Android 12, Origin OS Ocean.

Android is starting

Video instructions

Restore with hard reset or Recovery mode vivo iQOO Z6 (China)

Restore with hard reset or Recovery mode your vivo iQOO Z6 (China) can solve problems that have not been solved with a normal factory reset.

1- First turn off your vivo iQOO Z6 (China) completely. If you can not unlock the screen, press and hold the power button for about 20 seconds and the phone will turn off.

2- Keep holding on volume down and power keys together for a few seconds in your vivo iQOO Z6 (China). In some devices according to the Android version the combination can be the power key and the volume key up.

3- When the vivo logo is displayed, release the buttons.

4- Move through the menu with the volume up and volume down keys until you reach the “Recovery Mode” option and press the power button to access.
If the device menu appears in Chinese characters, click here to see how to reset a mobile in Chinese

5- Use the volume up and volume down keys to select the “wipe cache partition” option and press the Power button to activate the option and clear the mobile cache.

6- After a few seconds you will return to the previous screen, with the volume buttons go to the option “wipe data / factory reset” and press the power button to enter. A screen with many NOes and a YES will appear, with the volume keys again go to the YES and press with the power key.

7- After finishing again with the volume keys, click on “reboot system now” and press the power key of your vivo iQOO Z6 (China), the device will reboot and take several minutes to start while restoring the device to its factory state and optimizing the applications pre-installed in the system Android 12, Origin OS Ocean.

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About the device:

vivo iQOO Z6 (China) is a device with 164 x 75.8 x 8.6 mm (6.46 x 2.98 x 0.34 in), a weight of 194.6 grams, a screen resolution of 1080 x 2388 pixels (~396 ppi density).

It has a processor Octa-core (1x2.5 GHz Cortex-A78 & 3x2.4 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A55), a graphics card Adreno 642L, a RAM memory 8/12 GB and an internal memory of 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 12GB RAM.

The vivo iQOO Z6 (China) comes from the factory with the Android 12, Origin OS Ocean operating system.

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