How to soft reset OnePlus 7

OnePlus 7 is a powerful phone, but it doesn’t mean you won’t stumble upon an issue or two at some point. One of the most common issues is when the device becomes unresponsive or frozen or when it gets sluggish. The apps may freeze or crash as well.

One of the most straightforward solutions in such cases is simply restarting your phone. It can fix various bugs and problems. Plus, it will close apps and processes running in the background that may slow down your phone and impact battery life. It is advisable to restart your phone at least once a week.

But sometimes the phone freezes, and when you try to restart it the usual way, nothing happens; no menu appears when you press the Power button. How do I put things in motion? It is pretty simple. You can perform a soft reset. If you are unsure how to soft reset the OnePlus 7, continue reading. The steps are listed below.

How to soft reset the OnePlus 7

Most smartphones these days come with a non-removable battery. When it comes to soft reset, it refers to simulated battery removal. This can help if the phone is frozen and you can’t restart it the usual way. You won’t lose any of your personal data or files by performing a soft reset.

To perform a soft reset on OnePlus 7, press the Power button and the Volume down button at the same time. Keep holding both until the phone turns off. Usually, it will take about 30 seconds for the phone to turn off.

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