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SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Hard Reset – Factory Reset

This tutorial helps you How to get SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Hard Reset to solve the problems of your device & To unlock the device when you forgot PatternPin, Password, & problems in Fingerprint.

SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Hard Reset is a process that returns the device’s settings and status when it was first purchased.

Reasons to Hard Reset:

  1. Fix multiple crashes– Delete viruses
  2. Reset the settings to what it was in the case where errors
  3. Delete the names stored in the device
  4. Deleting files from the device
  5. Heavy use of the device & more….

NOTICE: Before you start to Hard Reset SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE, do the backup of your personal data on your phone.
Prefers to use factory reset in the recent cases because the device files Will be deleted during this operation, but can avoid losing files by storing them To an external device or any other appropriate manners

SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Specifications:

  • LAUNCH: 2013, February
  • DISPLAY: 10.1 inches
  • Dimensions  : 266 x 172 x 6.9 mm (10.47 x 6.77 x 0.27)
  • Resolution : 1200 x 1920 pixels
  • SYSTEM OS: Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to 5.1.1 (Lollipop)
  • Chipset: Qualcomm APQ8064 Snapdragon S4 Pro
  • CPU: Quad-core 1.5 GHz
  • Storage: 16 GB
  • CAMERA: 8.1 MP, autofocus
  • Front camera: 2.2 MP, 1080p@30fps
  • BATTERY: Non-removable Li-Po 6000 mAh battery

First method: SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Factory Reset

  1. Go setting & tab to Backup & reset
  2. tab to Reset device
  3. Select Erase everything. & the device will begin restoring.

Well done! You have just performed the Factory reset operation.

Second method: Hard Reset via Flashtool

Download program named Flashtool from Sony website:


Then check, that you have installed drivers for your USB data cable.

Follow the instructions on your screen, & accept appropriate options.

Third method: SONY Xperia Tablet Z2 LTE Hard Reset

First, you should download PC Companion, in the example from here:


  1. Install it & run.
  2. Next will see a window with 3 options.
  3. Choose Support Zone New!, & tab to Start.
  4. Click on the label”repair my phone/tablet“.
  5. Now agree with the removal of all personal data & click next
  6. Follow the instructions & accept all information.
  7. Read recommendations mark the checkbox ” I have read ” & click next
  8. In this windows, you are told that the power level should be at least 80%.
  9. Agree & click next.
  10. Select the model of your Sony,& click next.
  11. At this stage, you should carefully read that appears.
  12. first Turn OFF your device, then connect your phone as it is written on the screen
  13. most likely, before connecting to the computer, you will need to press & hold Volume key button.
  14. An automatic process of Hard reset. DO NOT Turn OFF or disconnect

the phone, only at the end of the process.

Well done! You have just performed the Factory reset operation.


Jonah Bakri

My name is Younes Bakri, I am 30 years old. I love blogging, I Write articles on software updates, Custom ROM updates, USB Driver and I am interested in everything new in the world of technology.

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