For the people that own the brand new OnePlus 5, you may want to learn how to fix overheating issues on OnePlus once it has been used for a couple of hours. A lot of owners have reported that the hot OnePlus 5 issue occurs once in a while randomly.
There is a couple of different reason why this would happen. First, you may have left your phone in the sun or heat for a while that makes the OnePlus 5 overheat. If this is the case, you must wait for the device to cool down to begin to use it again. While other users have reported that their phone has this problem every once in while, you may be experiencing this issue. Take a look at the section below to learn how to fix OnePlus 5 overheating problem.
How to fix OnePlus 5 overheating problem:
- A third-party application that was downloaded could be the cause for the OnePlus 5 overheating. You can check if the app is the problem by Rebooting to Safe Mode by holding the Power off key. Then, click Restart. If this solves the problem, the third-party application was the cause of the issue. It is a great idea to have the app uninstalled or perform a factory reset.
- It is also recommended to initially clear cache on OnePlus 5 before you perform a factory reset on OnePlus 5. You can do this by taking a look at how to clear the OnePlus 5 cache. First, make sure the OnePlus is turned off. Next, simultaneously click and hold the Power, Home, and Volume Up keys. Be patient until the logo for the OnePlus appears on your screen and then let go. Once you are at the Recovery menu, use your Volume Down key to have Wipe Cache Partition highlighted and select it with the Power button. Finally, use your Volume key to choose “Reboot System Now” and select it with the Power button.
Once you have followed the instructions above, you will know how to fix hot overheating OnePlus 5.