How to factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel and Pixel XL

Perform factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, HTC, LG, OnePlus 3T/3/5 and other supported android 8.0 Oreo devices. Factory reset android 8.0 Oreo is fix poor performance of Oreo and make your Oreo device fast. Factory reset data will erase all your android device data, so before reset android 8.0 Oreo, backup and restore your Pixel phone data.

You can factory reset android 8.0 using system settings and using Google pixel and Pixel XL recovery mode settings. Check out below given both methods to factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel 8.0 device.

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In android 8.0 Oreo is a slightly different setting to factory reset Google Pixel 8.0 Oreo version.

1st Method: Factory reset data on android Oreo 8.0 in Pixel & Pixel XL

Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 8.0 Oreo

Step 2: Tap system


Step 3: Tap Reset

Factory reset Google Pixel on android Oreo

Step 4: Tap factory data reset

Factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel XL

Step 5: Tap Reset phone

Confirm your pattern to continue next step.

Factory data reset android Oreo on Google Pixel XL

Step 6: Tap Erase everything

It will erase all your android Oreo 8.0 data from your Google Pixel and Pixel XL device such as system & app data, Google account & other signed in accounts, third party downloaded apps, photos & music and more.

2nd Method: Factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel & Pixel XL using recovery mode

Step 1: Turn off your Google pixel and pixel XL 8.0 Oreo phone

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 8.0. By default start button show on Google pixel & pixel 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 above screen of android robot exclamation mark with red triangle on your pixel phone.

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 & pixel 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.

And that’s it. I hope this little tip helpful to factory reset android Oreo on Google Pixel & Pixel XL. If you have any kind of problem, tell us in below comment box. Don’t miss a single android Oreo 8.0 tips.

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