Some owners of the OnePlus 5T device have reported that their smartphone turns off or restarts by itself without warning when there have been no issues in the past. The main recommendation is to find a technician to check out the phone and to see what’s wrong with it or you check if your OnePlus 5T is still under warranty. You can send in your OnePlus 5T that keeps restarting and save yourself some money from paying someone to fix it or save you money by getting a replacement phone if this is the case.
If the warranty doesn’t cover your phone or you don’t have anyone nearby to look at the device, there are several different ways to fix the OnePlus 5T keeps restarting itself. Below we’ll explain some of them:
The Android Operating System Can Cause the OnePlus 5T to Keep Restarting
A new firmware update that is installed could be the reason that the OnePlus 5T keeps restarting or rebooting itself. It is suggested to carry out a factory reset on OnePlus 5T. Here is a guide on how to factory reset the OnePlus 5T.
When you do a factory reset on the OnePlus 5T, it’ll delete or remove everything on your Smartphone and make it seem like you just took it out of the box for the first time. Therefore, it’s suggested to backup all data, pictures, contacts and other files in case something goes wrong during the factory reset on OnePlus 5T to help fix the restarting and rebooting problem on the smartphone.
An Application Can Be Responsible for the Sudden Reboots
An app could be the reason why your OnePlus 5T is restarting. If you don’t know exactly, which app is causing the problem, you should get your OnePlus 5T in Safe Mode. This process will allow you to see which app is causing the problem and uninstall the problematic app. You can follow the guide below to learn how to enable Safe Mode on OnePlus 5T
- First, turn off your smartphone
- Hold the Power button until you see the OnePlus logo on the screen
- Hold on to this button until you see the sim-pin is queried
- Find the field that says “Safe Mode” located at the lower left of the screen
You’ll be able to fix OnePlus 5T keeps restarting or rebooting problem once you’ve followed the directions above. This guide should lower the amount of frustration you have dealing with this issue.