How to Format iPhone Completely for Resale
Why to format iPhone before selling it?
You never know when the latest smartphone will come to the market, these big companies just release amazing phones like almost every month. Maybe you are one of those people plan to sell their old iPhone to get a new Google or Samsung phone. But you really need to think about how to deal with data on your old iPhone. You may think delete them by pressing the “click” will be all right, but there are much software that is capable of recovering deleted data. No one wants other people to see their privacy through the data on their phone, and you also need to consider the possibility that somebody might use these data do something jeopardize you and your family.
There are many ways to recover data on your iPhone, this face maybe good for you when you lose data on the phone, but not as good for you when somebody else can see these data. But you can use some software to help you solve this problem. There are also some certain software can format data on your iPhone and make sure no one can recover them. My suggestion to you is the iMyfone Umate Pro. You don’t need to worry this process will do any damage to your iPhone or will take a lot of your time, the most important thing is, you don’t need to worry these data can be recovered in any way. The iPhone you are going to sell will be as clean as you first got it.
Learn how to use the iMyfone Umate for iOS to format iPhone in three steps
You might want to backup your iPhone before formatting it, just in case you accidentally lose some important data and you can not get them back once you had them formatted. If you are looking for some software to help you backup your iPhone, why just use the dr.fone – iPhone Data Backup & Restore? Compare with using iCloud or iTunes to back up your phone, this software definitely will give you a better experience. After iPhone backup, let’s start to format iPhone now.
Step 1. Install iMyfone Umate and then connect your iPhone to PC
This software supports different type of iPhone, like iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6S Plus, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS. After download and install this software on your computer, just follow the instruction to launch it then you will get a primary window to show you how to handle the whole process. You will USB cable to connect your iPhone to the computer. Pay attention not to break the connection during the whole process.
Step 2. Select a mode to format iPhone
You should choose the Erase All Data on Device. The mode will clean all data like SMS, contacts, call history, notes, information related to any of your personal accounts and other personal data on your phone forever.
Step 3. Choose the default level
You’d better choose the default medium level to start. I also suggest you to unregister your iPhone on this website https://supportprofile.apple.com/MySupportProfile.do. By doing this, your privacy will have better protection. Then you can sale your iPhone at ease and enjoy your new phone.