Perform factory data reset on android 8.1 Oreo devices. Factory reset android 8.1 Oreo is fix several issues such as low sound call quality, blank screen, touch screen not working, can’t send or receive messages, slow your android Oreo and other problems. This Factory reset will erase all your device data, so before reset android 8.1 Oreo, backup and restore your android Oreo device data.
You can factory reset android 8.0 using system settings and using power button and volume button settings. Follow below given both handy tricks to factory reset android 8.1 Oreo on Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo devices.
How to factory reset android 8.1 Oreo
In android 8.0 Oreo is a slightly different setting to factory reset your Oreo devices compare to previous versions.
1st Method: Factory reset android 8.1 Oreo in Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL
Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 8.1 Oreo
Step 2: Tap system
Step 3: Tap Reset
Step 4: Tap factory data reset
Step 5: Tap Reset phone
Unlock your android Oreo device if set Pattern lock or Password.
Step 6: Tap erase everything
It will erase all your android Oreo device data from your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices such as system & app data, Google account & other related accounts, third party apps, photos & music and more.
2nd Method: Factory data reset android 8.1 Oreo using hardware key
When forgot your Pixel 2 password or pattern lock, you can reset pattern lock on Pixel 2 without unlock your device.
Step 1: Turn off your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo devices
Step 2: Press & hold the volume down button and the power button at the same time until the phone vibrate.
You can view Android system recovery screen on your android Oreo 8.1. By default start button show on Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL
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 the android robot exclamation mark with red triangle symbol on your pixel 2 device.
Step 5: Press & hold power button and volume up button same time to scroll to wipe data / factory reset, press the power button to select it.
This message show on your Google Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL screen: Wipe all user data?
Step 6: To confirm, press volume down buttons to scroll to Yes and press the power button to select it.
Clearing the cache may take 3-5 minutes.
Step 7: Press the volume down buttons to scroll to reboot system now, press the power button to select it.
I hope this tutorial helpful to factory reset android 8.1 Oreo in Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL device. If you have any kind of problem, tell us in below comment box. Read more android 8.0 Oreo tips and tricks.