For the lot of us that own a Galaxy S8 or a Galaxy S8+ Plus, you might want to know how to fix your Galaxy S8 when it gets hot after several hours of use. The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Edg will also get hot after being left in the heat for some several hours.
For those users that might have experienced the Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus getting hot after some period of use, the following guidelines will assist you fight the problem.
Fixing the Galaxy S8 heat issue
In most cases, there might be a good probability of a third party app causing the heat issue in both Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus. The easiest way to try and solve this is through holding down the ‘Power’ button. Press and hold on ‘Power OFF’ until a screen displaying ‘Reboot to Safe Mode’ appears then press on ‘restart’.
It will read ‘safe mode’ at the lower left corner. Get the complete guide on how to put your Galaxy S8 in and out of safe mode. If this solves your problem then you should know that the third party application was causing the heating. Try deleting the apps one after the other until you trace the app or simply reset you Galaxy S8 to its factory settings.
You might want to consider wiping the cache partition of your device first before committing to a factory reset. You can learn how to clear your Galaxy S8 cache here. Switch OFF your Galaxy S8 then tap and hold on Power, Home and Volume Up keys simultaneously.
Wait until the Samsung logo screen appears then release. Use the Volume Down button in the Recovery drop down to highlight ‘wipe cache partition’ then hit ‘Power’ to pick it. When you are through with that, use the volume keys to browse the menu and power to select ‘’reboot system now’’
Check out for Vitamins for Samsung Mobile application and check whether it contains any further directions.