How do I perform a hard reset on HTC Desire 501 dual sim

Important: Always backup all your data before performing a factory reset. It WILL wipe all your personal data including photos, contacts and apps.

If your phone is sluggish, and occasionally freezing it might be time for the so call factory reset. Think of it as a reinstalling your Windows OS, the factory reset will wipe all your data and reset your smartphone OS to its original state, no leftover garbage from deleted apps, just a blank slate. Lets cut to the chase.

In order to reset your smartphone you first have to enter recovery mode.

How to factory reset HTC Desire 501 dual sim:

  • Power off the phone
  • Power on the phone holding the Power and Volume Down buttons until the screen with the three Android images appears
  • Using the Volume down button navigate to ” FACTORY RESET” and select it using the power button

How to enter the recovery mode on HTC Desire 501 dual sim

  • Power off the phone
  • Press and hold Volume Down, and tap the power button once
  • Using the Volume down button navigate to “Recovery” and select it using the power button