Enter Android Oreo into recovery mode using hardware key. This process is the same as we factory reset android 8.0 Oreo device. But in android 8.0, system settings changes slightly. So checkout below given steps to use recovery mode in your android 8.0 Oreo devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P/Nexus 5X, HTC, Moto Z, Moto Z play, Nokia 8/6 and more Oreo supported devices.
When your android device is in recovery mode, you can see several options such as reboot system now, view recovery logs, Apply update from ADB, reboot to bootloader, Wipe data / factory reset, Wipe cache partition and power off. Most of all recovery mode is use when your android Oreo won’t turn on or frozen your device. Follow below given complete guide to enter android Oreo into recovery mode.
2 ways to enter android Oreo into recovery mode
Check out below given two methods to boot android 8.0 Oreo into recovery mode on Google Pixel 8.0 and other devices.
1st Way: Enter Android Oreo into Recovery mode using hardware key
Step 1: Switch off your Google pixel 8.0 and pixel XL
Step 2: Press & hold the volume down button and the power button at the same time until the phone Android system recovery screen appear
By default start button show on Google pixel & pixel XL device.
Step 3: Press the volume down button until view recovery mode
Step 4: Press the power button to restart into recovery mode
You can see list of various options. Press volume down button to choose and power button to apply.
2nd Way: Boot Google Pixel 8.0 Oreo recovery mode using ADB on Windows PC or laptop
Step 1: Connect your Google Pixel 8.0 Oreo device to PC using a USB cable
Install ADB / USB driver on your PC for Google Pixel device.
Step 2: Navigate to android-sdk-windows\platform-tools directory
Step 3: Open Command prompt in your desktop or laptop device
Step 4: Type the adb reboot recovery command on your PC and press enter
Now your Google Pixel phone will turn off and boot into the recovery mode. That’s all about how to use recovery mode in your Google Pixel and Pixel XL devices.
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