3 Ways To Reset Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Hard, Factory and Remotely Reset

If your Galaxy Note 4 is running slowly or you’re encountering bugs and crashes on a regular basis, an easy solution is to simply reset your phone to its defaults, removing all your apps, files and everything else that could be causing a problem.

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 comes with an attractive display of 5.7 Inch with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels and an aspect ratio of 16:9. It has a bezel-less display with a pixel density of 515 PPI.

It comes with Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 Quad-Core (Krait 450) processor and 3GB RAM, which together delivers lag-free performance. The Adreno 420 GPU ensures unhindered gaming and multitasking.

Whether you’ve decided to sell your device or it’s behavior is strange and you can’t fix it, you may need to restore Galaxy Note 4 to factory settings. Factory reset is the process of wiping away all the data and settings from your Samsung Galaxy Note 4. So it’s pretty much about going back to the happy moment of unboxing the new device.

Factory Reset Samsung Note 4 via Settings

  1. Tap “Apps” on the Home screen.
  2. In the Apps screen tap ‘Settingsʼ.
  3. In the Settings screen, tap “Back Up and Reset”.
  4. In the Backup and Reset screen, tap ˊFactory Data Resetˋ.
  5. In the Factory Data Reset screen, tap ‘Reset Deviceʼ.
  6. Tap “Delete All”.
  7. After your device resets, you see the Welcome screen and you can set up your device.

Unlock Screen Pin / Pattern / Password Samsung Note 4

If you forgot your Samsung Note 4 lock screen pattern, password, fingerprint and pin, you can easily to bypass lock screen remotely by Find My Mobile / Device service on PC.

With both of the following options however, the device needs to be turned on, and it needs some kind of network connection; whether it’s connected to a Wi-Fi network or mobile data.

Reset Lock Screen with Google Find My Device

  • Go to https://www.google.com/android/find and then log in with your Google Account and password.
  • Select the Samsung Note 4 from the top left hand corner of the menu.
  • Select the ‘Erase Dataʼ option from the action menu.
  • Select “Erase Device” to confirm.
  • Enter your Google Account password to reset the phone.

Unlock Screen with Samsung Find My Mobile

  • Open https://findmymobile.samsung.com and then log in with your Samsung Account ID and password.
  • Select the Samsung Note 4 from the menu on the left.
  • Select the ˊErase Deviceˋ option from below the device information.
  • Choose the ˊEraseˋ button on the popup.
  • Enter your Samsung Account password to confirm and send the task to your phone.

Hard Reset Samsung Note 4 via Recovery

  1. Ensure that the Samsung Note 4 is powered off.
  2. Press and hold the Home,Volume Up and Power buttons at the same time on your Samsung Galaxy Note 4.
  3. Release the Power button when the Phone vibrates. Continue to hold the Volume + Home buttons until the Android logo appears.
  4. In recovery use the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons in order to scroll up and down and the Power key to select.
  5. From recovery, after selecting wipe data factory reset on the hard reset process, choose wipe cache partition.
  6. Select reboot system now.

Wrapping Up

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is a mid-range device that comes with an excellent display, which is bezel-less on the sides. The processor is capable enough to give a glitch-free performance and one can enjoy the uninterrupted gaming. The cameras are capable of capturing an excellent image. It has a decent battery backup that can be fueled easily.

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