How To Fix Signal Keeps Dropping On Nokia Lumia 920

Nokia Lumia 920 was announced in September 2012 and officially released in November. It is one of the most popular Microsoft’s phones. Owners are pretty much satisfied with this model, but still, some issues may occur. Quite a few people complained about the signal and the fact that the signal is very poor and it’s dropping all the time. Do you have the same problem? If your answer is yes, take a look at a few ways to fix signal keeps dropping on Nokia Lumia 920 listed below, and hopefully, you will get rid of this annoying problem.

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What to do if signal keeps dropping on Nokia Lumia 920


Solution No.1: Change network selection mode

When it comes to signal issues on Nokia Lumia 920, changing network selection mode is a good place to start solving the problem. Follow the steps below:

  • Select Settings > mobile+SIM
  • Now tap on SIM Settings
  • Open a list under Network selection and set Automatic


Solution No.2: Restart your device

In many cases when you are experiencing problems with your Nokia Lumia device, a simple restart can fix it. Press and hold the Power button and once “Slide to power off” shows up on the screen, slide down and turn your device off. To turn the phone back on, press the Power button again. Check the signal.


Solution No.3: Check your SIM card

The next thing you should do is check your SIM card and make sure that it’s fully inserted. You can put your SIM card in some other device or try another SIM card on your device, and if everything works fine, you should contact your carrier and ask for a new SIM card. The replacement card is usually free of charge.


Solution No.4: Update System apps

In case you didn’t configure your Lumia to automatically check and install app updates, you can do that manually. To do that open the Store app and tap on three dots to open the menu. Now click on Settings > Check for updates.


Solution No.5: Update the software

The next thing you should do is check if the new software version is available. Nokia notifies its users when the update is available, but sometimes, we postpone that and in the meantime the some problem may occur. You can check for the new version manually. Go to Settings > Phone updates > Check for updates.


Solution No.6: Perform a Factory Reset

In case the above-mentioned methods didn’t fix signal keeps dropping on Nokia Lumia 920 problem, you can perform a factory reset. When doing this, keep in mind that all your data will be wiped out and your device will get a fresh start. Before you proceed, backup your data. Now, follow these steps: go to Settings, scroll down and click on About. Next, tap on Reset your phone. You will be asked if you are sure you want to do this, confirm the action by tapping Yes. This will take a few minutes to complete, and your device will restart.


If you tried all six solutions we listed here, but still have the same issue with the signal, contact or visit your carrier and ask for additional assistance.


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