Factory reset Sony KDL-50W800C

Factory reset Sony KDL-50W800C

How to reset or hard reset an Sony KDL-50W800C TV 127 cm (50") Full HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Black

Restore from the options of Sony KDL-50W800C

If your Smart TV Sony KDL-50W800C works very slow, it hangs, or you have a full memory and you want to erase everything, or you want to sell it or give it away and you want nobody to be able to access your history and passwords you can do a factory reset or format so that it returns to be like the first day.

IMPORTANT: formatting or resetting your Sony KDL-50W800C to its factory state will eliminate all the personalized settings of the television such as the tuned channels and their order, input names, applications that have been installed, passwords of the accounts linked to this KDL-50W800C, Wi-Fi passwords, Google Play user and web browsing history.

The Sony KDL-50W800C TV will need to be fully configured as when it was turned on for the first time after purchase.

Estimated time: 15 minutes.


Table of Contents:


You will need:

- TV remote

If you don't have a remote you can buy one from this link on Amazon. *

1- First step:

First go to the start menu of your Sony KDL-50W800C TV 127 cm (50") Full HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Black TV, once you have it in front of you, go to the settings, it is the gear wheel icon in the upper right part of the screen of your Sony KDL-50W800C TV 127 cm (50") Full HD Smart TV Wi-Fi Black:

Home Screen Android TV

2- Second step:

Navigate through the menu of the KDL-50W800C TV until you find the section called "Storage and reset", press to access the storage settings and factory restore.

Settings Android TV

3- Third step:

Once inside the Sony KDL-50W800C Storage and reset settings, look for the "Factory data reset" section with our remote or cursor and click on it.

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4- Four step:

A confirmation message will appear on the screen of the Sony KDL-50W800C indicating that all the information on the television KDL-50W800C will be deleted, including the settings, the downloaded applications and the link with your Google account (the Google account is not deleted, only unlinked from the TV), click on "Factory data reset" again, if you have decided not to continue click "Cancel" and no data will be deleted.

Factory reset Android TV

5- Fifth step:

A second confirmation message will appear to confirm that you want to restore the Sony KDL-50W800C, from this step you cannot go back, all apps and settings will be removed from the TV.

Press "Erase everything" to finish and wait a few seconds for the KDL-50W800C to be completely restored.

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Restore Sony KDL-50W800C without the remote control

If you don't have the Sony KDL-50W800C remote control, your TV has entered a reboot loop or is unresponsive, you can factory reset your Sony using the physical buttons on the back, bottom, or side of the TV.

1- First of all, locate the power, volume up and volume down buttons of the Sony KDL-50W800C.

They must be located on the back of the TV, on its right side or at the bottom of the Sony screen.

2- Next, disconnect the Sony KDL-50W800C from the electrical current, unplug it or turn off the switch of the strip where it is connected to leave it without electricity.

3- Press the power and volume down buttons of the Sony KDL-50W800C at the same time, keep them pressed and connect the Sony television to the electrical current.

4- Hold down the power and volume down buttons without releasing them at any time until you see the Sony logo or the Android TV logo.

The moment you see the logo you can release the buttons.

5- The Sony KDL-50W800C TV will restart and it will take a few minutes or seconds to restore to factory settings, once restored you will have to reconfigure it, choosing the language, internet connection, tuning channels, installing applications or configuring Bluetooth devices.

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About the device:

The Sony KDL-50W800C it is a television with the Android operating system, an aspect ratio of 16:9, a refresh rate of , 4 HDMI ports, 2 USB ports, a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, a screen diagonal of 127 cm, Wi-Fi, Ethernet port (RJ45), dimensions of 0 cm width, 0 cm height and 0 cm depth.

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