|Phone:||Sony Xperia XA2|
|Released:||Released 2018, February|
|Storage:||32GB storage, microSDXC|
|Brand:||Devices > Sony|
|Camera:||23 MP (2160p)|
|RAM:||3 GB RAM|
Are you looking to Unlock Sony Xperia XA2? Did you forget your Password or Pattern Lock? Did you had some important data in your phone that you want to recover? Don’t worry because We will help you to get Unlocked your Sony Xperia XA2 in easy way.
In this Blog Post, we will cover variety of different methods through which we can solve your Sony Xperia XA2 locking problem easily. There are basically two methods :
A. Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 Without losing data
B. Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 by Erasing Whole data (Last Choice)
A. Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 without Losing Data
You can Unlock your Sony Xperia XA2 without losing any data. There are 5 such methods which are very easy to follow.
- Find my Device
- Android Data Recovery Tool
- Gmail Account
- Security Questions
- Sony Customer care
1.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 using Find my Device
For using this method, You must have your Google account connected to Sony Xperia XA2 device. Then follow these steps:
Step 1: Firstly, Navigate through “Find my Device” website.
Step 2: Click on “Search” Button. You will now see a list of devices.
Step 3: Select “Sony Xperia XA2” from the list.
Step 4: Now click on “Lock” Option.
Step 5: At last, You can now Create new Password or Pattern lock.
Now you can use same Passward or Pattern Lock to get your Sony Xperia XA2 Unlocked. For this method, you must use same Gmail account which you were using in your mobile before.
2.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 using Android Data Recovery Tool
Step 1: At First, Download and Install DrFone software.
Step 2: Connect your Phone using USB Data cable.
Step 3: DrFone will now start detecting Sony Xperia XA2 device.
Step 4: Then, Follow on Screen Instructions carefully.
Step 5: At Last, You will be able to unlock device easily.
You can check How to use Android Data Recovery tool for Unlocking Sony Xperia XA2.
3.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 using Gmail Account
Step 1: Firstly, Open Gmail and Enter wrong password again and again.
Step 2: You will see “Forgot Password” option after some attempts.
Step 3: Click “Forgot Password” and follow the instructions.
Step 4: Finally, Create a New Password.
4.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 by Answering Google Security Questions
Step 1: Initially, Enter wrong password several times (atleast 3-5 times).
Step 2: You will then see “Forgot Password” option.
Step 3: Now Select “Ask Security Questions” option.
Step 4: Finally, Answer all security questions correctly and Unlock your device.
5.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 by Contacting Sony Customer Care
Step 1: Go to Sony Official Support website.
Step 2: Scroll down and select “Xperia® Mobile, Tablets & Smart Devices” Option.
Step 3: Here you can do Live Chat, Text with an Agent or Call them directly.
Step 4: Ask the customer support agent and give him all information.
Step 5: Finally, They will assist you in Unlocking your device.
B. Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 by Erasing all Data
In these methods, you have a risk of Losing your data. Use these methods when you have successfully tried all Methods above. There are 2 Ways to Unlock the phone with risk of losing data:
- By using Factory Reset/Hard Reset
- By using Android Multi-tools
1.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 using Factory Reset / Hard Reset
Step 1: At First, Turn off Sony Xperia XA2 by pressing Power key.
Step 2: Now Press and Hold “Power” and “Volume” buttons until you see “Factory Reset” or “Clear Data” screen.
Step 3: Now select the “Reset” option and start Reset process.
Step 4: It’s now resetting your device as a new. Then you have to wait for 5-10 minutes.
Step 5: After this, your device will be unlocked but your data will be gone.
2.) Unlock Sony Xperia XA2 by using Android Multitools
Step 1: Firstly, Download Android Multi Tool software.
Step 2: Connect your Sony Xperia XA2 using USB Data cable to PC.
Step 3: Reboot your phone and then go to Boot Mode.
Step 4: Start the software and Enter commands displayed by it.
Step 5: Finally, you will be able to reset your device using Multi Tools.
Backup and Restore Sony Xperia XA2 Data
Now you have successfully reset your device and you will start your device for the first time. You still have option to restore or backup data in 2 ways:
- Backup data from Initial Setup
- Back data from Google Drive Account
1.) Steps to Backup Data from Initial Setup
Step 1: Firstly, Start Sony Xperia XA2 and select Language.
Step 2: Now connect to a Wi-fi or Mobile Network.
Step 3: Click on “Restore from a Backup” option visible on the screen.
Step 4: On the next Screen, Select “Backup from Cloud” option.
Step 5: Login with your Google Credentials and Agree to Terms & Conditions.
Step 6: Lastly, Select your Backup from the list and Click “Restore” button to restore whole data.
2.) Steps to Restore Data from Google Drive Account
Step 1: At first, Open Google Drive App and Login to your Google Account.
Step 2: Tap on “…” menu icon on Top left screen and Select “Backups”.
Step 3: Choose your preffered backup from the List.
Step 4: Click “Restore” or “Install” button to restore the data.
Step 5: At Last, Your data will now restored from your Google drive account.
Finally, We hope that you have successfully Unlocked Sony Xperia XA2 using above methods and saved your precious data at the same time. If this post is helpful or if you still have any problem unlocking your phone then leave a comment down below. Have a nice day!