Before you give your handset to repair shop or buy new handset, please try the following procedure to repair your device. First charge your battery more then 70%, backup your important data like phonebook, message, email, images and settings and in most cases take out SIM card and SD card. After doing hard reset not possible to recover your data, so online backup is always important. For all of your data, a backup should be done on a external device, hard drive, raid system media or SD card.
Acer Iconia Tab A500 Hard Reset
- Press and hold Volume UP + Power Key
- Now Release Power Key and Continue Holding Volume UP Key then switch Lock ON/OFF and forth with Volume Up Key.
- It's start Reset. wait for 20 seconds to start your android tab.
- if your tab hang or stuck on Logo kindly press RESET Key with a small pin.