How to Factory Reset Google Pixel 6a/Pixel 5a/Pixel 4a

Last Updated on July 28, 2022 by Bestusefultips

Do you want to unlock a locked Google Pixel 4a/Pixel 5a/Pixel 6a? Here’s how to factory reset Google Pixel 6a/Pixel 5a/Pixel 4a. If you have forgotten your Password, PIN, or Pattern, you must hard reset your Google Pixel using recovery mode. It will delete all your Pixel data, including Google account, photos, videos, downloaded apps, music, etc. Back up your data using your Google account before resetting your Google Pixel. So, you can restore all your data. 

How to Hard Reset on a Google Pixel 4a 5G/Pixel 5a 5G/Pixel 6a 5G

You can factory reset your Google Pixel without a password using the below given step-by-step process.

How to Unlock Google Pixel without Password/PIN/Pattern (Android 12)

Step 1: Long-press the power button and tap on Power off.

Step 2: When power off your Pixel, long-press the Power and volume down key simultaneously until the screen wakes up with Start.

Step 3: Press the Volume down button until you view Recovery mode.

Step 4: Press the Power button.

Step 5: You can see the “No command” with the Android robot exclamation mark icon.

Step 6: Long-press the power button and press the volume up button once to enter recovery mode.

You can see the Android recovery mode screen here.

Step 7: Press the Volume down button until it highlights Wipe data/factory reset.

Step 8: Press the Power button to the following process.

Step 9: Press the Volume down button to select Factory data reset.

Step 10: Press the Power button to reset your Pixel using recovery mode.

You can see the wiping data/formatting data process at the bottom left corner of the screen. Wait until the recovery mode screen appears (Highlight with Reboot system now).

Step 11: Press the Power button to reboot the system in your Pixel.

Now, your Google Pixel device reset to factory default settings. You can back up all your data using your Google account. 

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How to Factory Reset Google Pixel using Phone Settings (Android 12)

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Google Pixel System Settings to factory reset

Step 2: Scroll down & tap on System.

Factory Reset Google Pixel 5a without a Password

Step 3: Scroll down at the end and tap on Reset options.

How to Unlock Google Pixel without Password

Step 4: Tap on Erase all data (Factory reset).

How to Hard Reset on a Google Pixel 4a 5G

Step 5: Tap on Erase all data at the bottom right corner.

Step 6: Confirm your screen lock if set up.

How to Factory Reset Google Pixel 6a

Step 7: Tap on Erase all data.

Wait until erasing data on your Pixel devices. You can see delete all your phone data.

Frequently Asked Question:

How Do I Do a Soft Reset on Google Pixel 4a?

Long-press the power button until the Pixel phone screen turns off. You can see automatically reboot your Pixel.

How Do I Delete All on Google Pixel 4a?

You must perform a factory data reset to delete all on your Google Pixel 4a devices. To delete all data on Pixel 4a, go to Settings > System > Reset options > Erase all data (Factory reset) > Erase all data > Unlock your Pixel > Erase all data.

How Do I Reset Pixel 5a without Screen?

To reset Pixel 5a without a screen, you must hard reset your Pixel using recovery mode settings. Make sure to back up your data before resetting Pixel 5a using recovery mode.

And that’s all. You can use one of the above-given methods to factory reset Google Pixel devices. Stay and connect with us for the latest Pixel tips and tricks.

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