There are some owners of the brand new OnePlus device that have described that their OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T restarts by itself when there has been no issues in the past. Also, there have been times the OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T all of sudden starts to turn off a couple of times with no warning. On a few occasions when OnePlus 5 continues to restart itself, you may try a couple of the methods to solve the problem with OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T from restarting.
If you are still having troubles with restarting and the OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T is still under warranty, you will be able to save yourself money just in case the OnePlus 5 becomes severely damaged. It is recommended to check out OnePlus 5/6/6T by OnePlus Support if the OnePlus 5 keeps shutting off, freezing, or rebooting. From time to time, this problem can happen because there is a brand new app that was installed which cause a OnePlus to crash due to a problematic battery that does not work properly. With poor firmware, crashes can occur. Take a look at the steps below in order to fix OnePlus restarting issue.
The operating system on the Android causes OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T keeps restarting.
The main reason there is rebooting or restarting issue on OnePlus 5/6/6T by itself because of a new firmware update that installs. It is recommended to perform a factory reset on OnePlus. Take a look at the following guide on how to perform a factory reset on OnePlus. Keep in mind; before you perform a factory reset on OnePlus to assist solve the resetting issue on the device, it is important to back up all of your data on OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 or OnePlus 6T. The reason why you would want to do this is because after you perform a factory reset on OnePlus, everything will be erased. The main reason for quick reboots is likely because of an app.
An application is responsible for the sudden reboots.
For the people that are unaware of what Safe Mode is, it is a separate mode that puts the OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T in an environment that lets users uninstall applications securely and remove bugs. Also, Safe Mode can be used if installed apps do not work any more or your OnePlus 5 restarts consistently.
The guide below to learn how to launch the OnePlus 5 into safe mode will show you how to do so. You may also take a look at a detailed guide on how to turn on and off Safe Mode on OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T below.
Completely turn off OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T
- Keep the power off and on button clicked to have the smartphone reboot.
- After the screen is turned on and shows the OnePlus logo, hold the Volume Down button immediately.
- Keep the button pressed until sim-pin is queried.
- Locate the field that says “Safe Mode” located at the lower left of the screen.
Once the instructions above have been followed, you should then be able to solve the restarting problem on OnePlus 5, OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. This will allow you to decrease any frustration you have with dealing with this problem.