How to hard reset the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play
We show you how to hard reset the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play
The Sony Ericsson Xperia Play is the first Xperia Play to hit the market.
The Xperia Play runs on Android 2.3 so it works like other Sony Ericsson Android phone.
Here, we show you how to hard reset the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play with step by step instructions.
Please note that all data will be deleted from the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play as a result of this procedure. This process may or may not delete data stored on the microSD card. We recommend backing up all of your personal data before proceeding.
First, try this:
- From the main home screen, tap menu
- Tap Settings, then Privacy
- Tap Factory data reset
- Tap Reset phone
- Enter your password if required, then tap Erase everything to confirm
If that doesn't work, or if your phone is frozen:
All data including third-party applications will be deleted from the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. Once the wipe is complete, the phone will reboot to its factory fresh state.