Factory Reset Android – How to Erase Your Android Phone Before Selling It
Selling your old phone is a good way to make quick cash. When you get your new Nexus 5,Samsung Galaxy
Note 3 this holiday season naturally you would want to sell your old
phone and hop onto the new one. With privacy at it’s lowest, u would
want to erase your phone before selling it.
Normally you would just sell it off by taking our your SIM and microSD card, that is not the safest way. If you know how to factory reset your Android smartphone then you are quite safe.
Factory Resetting An Android
Get into settings
First step is to locate your
settings. You may do this by looking for the “Settings” icon. Normally u
can locate this in the app drawer. Or if you press the menu button in
the home-screen or inside the app drawer you will find the settings icon. You can also find it in the pull down bar where you view your notifications.
Factory reset – Backup & reset
Scroll downwards in settings till u get to the Personal section. In AOSP ROMs and in most Samsung phones this is called “Personal”. Click “Backup & Reset”.