If you are looking to reset your Sony Xperia M5 smartphone, then follow the steps below. Where we have shared 2 methods to factory reset your Sony Xperia M5 device with Soft as well as Hard reset method.
Follow which ever you like on Sony Xperia M5 device, check out the steps with the conditions below for soft and hard reset.
Caution: Before performing soft or hard reset on Sony Xperia M5, take backup of your necessary files because the following options can't be undone later.
How to factory reset Sony Xperia M5 (2 Methods) i.e., Soft Reset and Hard Reset
#1: How to make soft factory reset on Sony Xperia M5
Go to Settings on your Sony Xperia M5 device
Click on Backup and Reset option but if you don't find it look for Advanced settings in Sony Xperia M5
At the bottom, tap over Factory data reset option
Warning!Your actions can't be undone later, take your backup for your necessary files before you reset Sony Xperia M5 device.
#2: How to make hard factory reset on Sony Xperia M5
Learn how to enter Recovery Mode on Sony Xperia M5 first
If you have successfully entered in recovery mode scroll through options on the screen with Volume Keys
You will see Wipe data/factory reset option in recovery mode on Sony Xperia M5 device
Use volume keys to navigate and power key to select Wipe Data/Factory Reset
Doing above steps on your Sony Xperia M5 device will forcibly wipe out everything from your device