How to Factory Reset Samsung Gear S2 SmartWatch

Samsung recently launched the Gear S2 as the successor of the previous models. When it comes to the smartwatches, Samsung always paid attention in producing high-quality products. The elegance in the design and the simplicity in the manufacturing process made it stand out in the crowd of the competitors. The device power packs a number of features like a Rotating Bezel and a solid health tracking system. While this two are not enough to describe a good smartwatch, the gear s2 incorporates a number of trendy features under the hood. Samsung put a $299 price tag for the Gear S2 which sounds like an average pricing on the industry.

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You may face several situations where you need to reset your Gear S2. For example: If you switch your smartphone and want to connect your device to the new one, it is always better to go for the factory reset. There are two types Reset options available on the device. The Light Reset and The Factory Reset. In Light Reset, medias and personal data will not be deleted. But, the downloaded apps and S health data which haven’t been synced will be deleted. In Factory reset, All data including downloaded apps and personal information will be permanently erased from your device. You can go for the best fit for your needs.

If you own a piece of the Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch this article will help you to Reset your gear to the Factory settings. So, in below steps, we are showing you “How to reset your Samsung Gear s2 Smartwatch to the factory settings.” So, let’s have a look at it.

Steps to Factory Reset Samsung Gear S2 SmartWatch

Simply follow the steps given below to reset your Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch.

  1. Open the Settings of your SmartWatch
  2. Scroll down to the Reset Gear option at the bottom and Tap on it.
  3. In the Reset Gear window, you will find two options namely, Light Reset and the Factory Reset.
  4. Head up to the Factory reset option and tap on it.
  5. A message to confirm the action will be displayed. Confirm it by tapping “yes“.
  6. Tap on the tick mark on factory reset screen.
  7. A message telling, “Performing Factory reset” will be displayed on the screen.
  8. Now the device will reboot and you might have the Factory reset done on the Gear.

All done and you are ready to go with the device. The Factory reset deletes all settings and personal configurations on the device. If you prefer the Lite Reset of the device. You can follow the same steps given above by selecting the Light reset option.

Muhammed Swalih is a Blogger by profession who also has a great taste in Web Development, SEO, Graphic Designing, etc.

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