Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is the top best android Smartphone with latest android 8.0 Oreo updates. These two devices overall performance is awesome and one of them Camera is the #1 best. But problem on the hardware issues on Pixel 2 XL. Several Pixel 2 XL users reported issues of display, screen burn-in, Blue tint, fatal camera error, connectivity issues, touch screen not working etc. To fix Google Pixel 2 XL problems, boot Pixel 2 XL into safe mode or hard reset Pixel 2 XL Oreo device.
Several users reported Google Pixel 2 XL randomly reboot several times a day. Not all Pixel 2 XL users will face these problems. I hope quickly solve your issues and fully enjoy this best Smartphone without any worry. Let see complete guide to factory data reset or hard reset Pixel 2 XL and Pixel 2 Oreo devices.
How to hard reset Pixel 2 XL and Pixel 2 Oreo
It will delete all your Pixel 2 XL device data such as Google account, system & app data, downloaded apps, photos & music and more. So before Pixel 2 XL hard reset, back up Pixel 2 XL data safely.
Hard Reset Pixel 2 XL using hardware key
Step 1: Turn off your Google pixel 2 XL 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 8.0 Oreo. By default start button show on Google 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 above screen of android robot exclamation mark with red triangle icon in your 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 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.
Let see other two handy ways to fix Pixel 2 XL problems.
1st Method: Factory data reset Google Pixel 2 XL
Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 2 XL
Step 2: Tap system
Step 3: Tap Reset
Step 4: Tap factory data reset
Step 5: Tap Reset phone
Step 6: Tap erase everything
2nd Method: Boot into safe mode Pixel 2 XL
Step 1: Press and hold the power button on your Google Pixel 2 XL device
Step 2: Touch and hold Power off button until show reboot to safe mode
Step 3: Press OK to reboot safe mode Pixel 2 XL
It will take 30-40 seconds to reboot your device.
Step 4: View Safe mode symbol on left side below screen
I hope above given solutions helpful to fix Pixel 2 XL issues in your device.
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