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How to Fix Black Screen of Death Issue on Samsung S8 and S8 Plus

Last Updated on December 9, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Annoying by Samsung Galaxy S8 blank screen of death problem? A basic solution to fix Samsung blank screen issue is to check your galaxy S8 device screen is not damaged or cracked. If using a screen protector or case then remove it and check the fixed issue. While continuously playing games or watching movies, your Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 plus is hot so sometimes suddenly phone screen not working or unresponsive touch screen on Galaxy S8 phone. Other problems related to this type of issue are flickering, flashing, and being stuck on the Samsung logo on the devices. Try below given possible solutions from our sides to fix Samsung phone blank screen issue Samsung Galaxy S8 plus.


How to Fix Samsung Galaxy S8 Blank Screen of Death Problem

Samsung galaxy S8 blank screen problem

Forced Reboot

Press & hold the power and volume down button at the same time until the Samsung logo appears on the screen. If the system crash issue, your phone starts using this method. If you still facing the issue, apply the below method.

Put your phone in the Charger – Discharge battery

I know your device has a black screen, but you’ll guess when completely discharge your phone battery. After discharge, connect your phone with its original charge and wait until 45-50 minutes. Now, press & hold the volume down and power button together until the screen wake app or Samsung logo appears on the screen.

Remove SD Card

Power off your Samsung device and remove the SD card. Then restart your Samsung device and check fix issue or not.

Activate Safe Mode to Fix Samsung Black Screen 

Step 1: Long press the power button in your S8 until the power off button appears.

Step 2: Long press the Power off button until view Reboot to safe mode.

Step 3: Tap on OK to boot into safe mode Galaxy S8.

Step 4: You can see the Safe mode icon on the bottom left corner of the screen.

Check your phone can work without any issue. It means downloaded apps causing the problem in your Samsung. Restart your phone to exit safe mode and delete recently downloaded apps one by one until finding the app that causing the issue. If you still facing problems in safe mode, check for hardware or OS-related issue.

Factory Reset Samsung S8 if Boot into recovery mode

It will remove all your phone data. Make sure to back up & restore your important data before performing below given factory reset or hard reset your Samsung Galaxy devices.

Step 1: Make sure to Turn off your Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices.

Step 2: Press and hold the power button, volume up buttons, and Bixby key at the same time until the phone turns on and Android recovery screen view.

Step 3: Press the volume down button until highlighting Wipe data/Factory reset view, after that press the power button.

Step 4: Press the volume down button until Yes select then press the power button to start the reset process on galaxy S8 plus and galaxy S8.

Step 5: Press the volume down button up to the Reboot system now and press the power button.

If none of the methods worked for you, contact the service provider and replace it if under the warranty.

That’s all.  Did these solutions fix the Samsung Galaxy S8 blank screen problem for you? If you have any trouble related to this trick, let us know in below comment box. Stay connected with us for the latest galaxy S8 and galaxy S8 plus trick.

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I'm Arpit Patel, a techno lover from India. Bestusefultips is a technology website focused on the latest Android news, tricks & tips related to Android devices, tutorials and videos.


  1. Hi Arpit, thanks for the solutions but they rely on being able to see something on the screen. Mine is a constant black screen. I can hear the phone turn on but nothing at all on the screen. It’s not cracked. Phone seems in perfect shape but for the completely black screen all the time. I do see both a red and blue light. Any suggestions?

  2. Blank screen problem,

    Goes onto list 4 resolutions that require the use of screen.

    Jesus, lol

  3. how can you follow all of the above actions, if the screen is blank and you can’t see anything?

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