If you notice that your Xiaomi Redmi 2 screen hangs and takes too much time to open any games on your phone?

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

This article will guide you with three easy steps to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 2 mobile.

How to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 2:

Rebooting Xiaomi Redmi 2 does not erase any data from your phone. In case you want to delete all data from your mobile, you can find the tutorial here.

You should also note that you must know your smartphone’s unlock pattern for Xiaomi Redmi 2, as you will require it when your mobile phone is turned on again.

  1. Press & Hold the Power/Unlock Button on your Xiaomi Redmi 2 until you see your device’s screen with a few options.
  2. Choose the Restart or Reboot menu among the various options on your Xiaomi Redmi 2’s screen. (If it’s asking for confirmation, tap on accept)
  3. Now your mobile will turn off & on again to perform the restart. Wait for a few seconds, and now it will ask you for your phone’s password or fingerprint.

Once you confirm your phone’s password on your phone, it’s successfully restarted now.

Troubleshooting guide for restarting the Xiaomi Redmi 2:

How to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 2 in case it’s not responding?

Sometimes, your device performs slow while playing a game or doing some heavy task on Xiaomi Redmi 2. You can not continue the current task on your device. At that time, you will need to proceed with restarting your Xiaomi Redmi 2 using physical buttons.

Suppose you want to do a force shutdown of your Xiaomi Redmi 2; press and hold the power button for at least 8 to 10 seconds until you see Android Logo or xiaomi 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 reboot your Xiaomi Redmi 2. It’s possible that your smartphone has a low battery. The only solution in that case, is to plug in your cable and try again.

If you still see Xiaomi Redmi 2 not responding even after following all of the above steps and you see it has entered into boot loop mode, it’s possible that there is some issue with your mobile phone. You should take it to the nearby Xiaomi service center.

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Marry Stuart
Marry is a content editor at TheAndroidPortal.com. She is an android developer and a mother of 2 children and love to live a geeky lifestyle.