The Samsung Galaxy A50s is one of the most popular smartphones in the world, combining an attractive design and a powerful processor. Though it’s a valuable tool for those who love smartphone technology, it is always better to go through a reset or a hard reset when needed. Here’s a guide to hard reset Samsung Galaxy A50s.
Why Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy A50s?
There are several reasons why one would opt to hard reset their Samsung Galaxy A50s:
- If you’re experiencing sluggishness or app crashes, it may be due to software or performance-related issues
- To remove all data and return the smartphone to its factory settings
- To fix a broken operating system, or to free up storage space
- To remove viruses or malware, or to fix an unresponsive screen.
How to Hard Reset Samsung Galaxy A50s
Hard resetting your Samsung Galaxy A50s will completely restore it to its original factory settings, including wiping all installed applications, user data and photos. Here are the steps to hard reset the Samsung Galaxy A50s:
Step 1: Back Up Your Data
Make sure you back up all the necessary files and data prior to initiating the reset process. This includes your photos, videos, contacts, messages, important documents, and other important information.
Step 2: Enter Recovery Mode
Now it’s time to enter recovery mode. Power off your Samsung Galaxy A50s and press the volume up button along with the power button to enter the recovery mode menu.
Step 3: Wipe the Target Device
Once you’re in the recovery menu, you’ll need to select the option for Wipe Data/Factory Reset, using the volume keys to navigate. Confirm your selection with the power button. This will erase all data and apps from your device, bringing it back to the initial setup screen.
Step 4: Exit Recovery Mode
After all available data has been erased, you can now exit recovery mode. Simply select the reboot system now option and let the device restart.
And with that, your Samsung Galaxy A50s has now been hard reset back to factory settings. Be sure to restore any of the backed up files. Enjoy your newly-refreshed device!