How to factory reset the Xiaomi Mi Band

The Xiaomi Mi Band are the most popular activity bracelets in Spain over the years, despite the fact that they find more and more competition in the market. As with any other device, there are occasions when a problem may arise in the bracelet, and it can be solved by factory resetting it.

Also if you plan to give your bracelet to someone or want to sell it, factory reset is recommended since you will delete all the data from it, leaving it to return to its original state. Although many users are unaware of the steps to follow to restore a Xiaomi Mi Band. Therefore, we show you the steps to follow for this.

Factory reset Xiaomi Mi Band

This process can be done in two different ways. It is possible to do it from the settings of the bracelet itself, which allows it to be quite fast to do this. In addition to being able to do it from the application on the phone with which the bracelet is synchronized and we can control it. Each user can choose the desired method in this regard.

From the bracelet

The bracelets have a section of adjustments to which we can resort, where we find the function to to be able to restore the factory. This assumes, as in the case of a phone, that all data will be erased from the Xiaomi Mi Band. So it will return to its original state. The steps to do this are:

  1. Tap on your screen.
  2. Swipe until you reach the More section.
  3. Enter this section.
  4. Find the Settings.
  5. Enter the Factory reset section.
  6. Confirm this action.
  7. Wait for the reset to complete.

When the process is over will ask to re-pair the bracelet to the phone, which is the indicator that the bracelet has returned to its original state. So it is already ready in case you want to sell it or give it to someone.

From the app on the mobile

To synchronize the Xiaomi Mi Band with the phone and to see all the data collected by the bracelet on the mobile, we use an app. This application is Mi Fit, which in this case will also help us to be able to restore the bracelet from the factory, in case you prefer to do it from the phone. The steps to restore the factory bracelet using this method are:

  1. Open the Mi Fit app on the phone.
  2. Enter Profile.
  3. Click on the name of the bracelet.
  4. Go to Settings.
  5. Descend to the end.
  6. Tap Unlink.
  7. Confirm.
  8. Wait for the data on the bracelet to be erased.

This process is also simple and will not take long, with the result that the bracelet has been restored from the factory, returning to its original state. By doing this, you can see that the bracelet no longer appears in the app, so both devices will no longer be synchronized.




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