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How to reboot your Google Pixel XL

If you observe that your Google Pixel XL screen hangs and takes too much time to open any app on your smartphone?

Maybe because your device is overloaded, and you have thought about rebooting quickly to free up its RAM memory. The previous mobile phones come with battery removal options so that users can quickly take out the battery and insert the battery in case the smartphone hangs. But nowadays, all the latest phones come with non-removal battery options. So you may think that restarting your mobile may be complicated.

This article will help you with three easy steps to restart your Google Pixel XL mobile phone.

How to reboot your Google Pixel XL:

Rebooting Google Pixel XL does not erase any data from your phone. In case you want to delete all data from your mobile, you can visit this page.

You should also note that you must know your mobile’s unlock pattern for Google Pixel XL, as you will require it when your device is turned on again.

  1. Press & Hold the Power/Unlock Button on your Google Pixel XL until you see your phone’s screen with a few options.
  2. Choose the Restart or Reboot menu among the various options on your Google Pixel XL’s screen. (If it’s asking for confirmation, press accept)
  3. Now your mobile device will power off & on again to perform the reboot. Wait for a couple of seconds, and now it will ask you for your phone’s unlock code or fingerprint.

Once you confirm your mobile’s unlock pattern on your phone, it’s successfully restarted now.

Troubleshooting guide for restarting the Google Pixel XL:

How to restart your Google Pixel XL in case it’s not responding?

Sometimes, your device performs slow while playing a game or doing some heavy task on Google Pixel XL. You can not continue the current task on your mobile phone. At that time, you will need to proceed with rebooting your Google Pixel XL using physical buttons.

Suppose you want to do a force shutdown of your Google Pixel XL; press and hold the power button for at least 8 to 10 seconds until you see Android Logo or Google logo appearing on your display. Now release the button to let it start again.

Sometimes, your device is not responding even with physical buttons. You can not even force restart your Google Pixel XL. There are chances that your phone has a low battery. The only solution in that case, is to plug in your charging cable and try again.

If you still see Google Pixel XL not responding even after following all of the above steps and you see it has entered into boot loop mode, there may be chances that there is some issue with your phone. You should take it to the nearby Google service center.

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