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How to restart/reboot your Xiaomi Redmi 5

If you observe that your Xiaomi Redmi 5 stays frozen and takes too much time to open any app on your device?

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

This post will guide you with 3 easy steps to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 5 device.

How to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 5:

Rebooting Xiaomi Redmi 5 does not delete any data from your phone. In case you want to erase all data from your mobile phone, you can visit this page.

You should keep in mind that you must know your device’s passcode for Xiaomi Redmi 5, as it will ask you for it when your smartphone is turned on again.

  1. Press & Hold the Power/Unlock Button on your Xiaomi Redmi 5 until you see your mobile phone’s screen with various options.
  2. Choose the Restart or Reboot menu among the various options on your Xiaomi Redmi 5’s screen. (If it’s asking for confirmation, press accept)
  3. Now your mobile will turn off & on again to perform the reboot. Wait for a while, and now it will ask you for your device’s password or fingerprint.

Once you confirm your mobile phone’s PIN on your phone, it’s successfully rebooted now.

Troubleshooting guide for restarting the Xiaomi Redmi 5:

How to restart your Xiaomi Redmi 5 if it’s not responding?

Sometimes, your phone performs slow while playing a game or doing some heavy task on Xiaomi Redmi 5. You can not continue the current task on your phone. At that time, you will need to proceed with restarting your Xiaomi Redmi 5 using physical buttons.

Suppose you want to do a force shutdown of your Xiaomi Redmi 5; press and hold the power button for at least 8 to 10 seconds until you see Android Logo or xiaomi logo appearing on your screen. 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 Xiaomi Redmi 5. There are chances that your mobile device has a low battery. The only solution in that scenario is to plug in your charging wire and try again.

If you still see Xiaomi Redmi 5 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 mobile device. You should take it to the nearest Xiaomi service center.

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