It can be frustrating when your smartphone’s touch screen isn’t working properly. In this article, we will provide possible solutions to fix the unresponsive touch screen issue on the Poco X2.
Have you ever pondered the root cause of this problem? Probably yes. Often it happens due to physical damage to the display of your Poco X2.
But that’s not the only cause, as these types of issues can also arise from a recent software update that contains bugs or glitches that cause the touch screen to malfunction.
Unresponsive touch screen on Poco X2: How to fix it?
Here are some ways to address this problem:
Reboot your phone
Rebooting your Poco X2 is the most frequently used solution for addressing touch screen responsiveness issues. This process clears all background processes and frees up memory.
This step also makes the apps run smoothly. So, give it a try. This should fix your problem.
Not solved yet? No worries. There are a few more methods you can try, as mentioned below:
Boot into safe mode
Safe mode allows your Poco X2 to boot to its initial state when you first turned on your device. When in safe mode, all third-party apps on your Android phone will be temporarily disabled.
You can get back to the original condition of your phone by just rebooting your device. If you’re looking to boot your Poco X2 into safe mode, follow these steps:
Press and hold the Power Button > Menu will pop up > Press and hold the Power off symbol for 3 to 4 seconds > You’ll see, “Reboot to safe mode” notification > Press Ok.
It’s straightforward. You are now in safe mode. Verify if your touch screen functions correctly while in safe mode.
If your phone is functioning properly, then it is likely that an issue exists with certain third-party apps that you recently installed. To resolve this, we recommend uninstalling those applications and reinstalling them from the Google Play Store.
Test your Display
Yes, you can test your Poco X2 display with the help of some apps available in the Google Play Store. Display Tester is one of such apps used to test your smartphone display.
Factory Reset [ How to fix Poco X2 unresponsive touch screen isssue ]
You may have employed this technique previously to rectify other problems with your phone. Keep in mind, this method will result in the deletion of all data on your Poco X2 and your phone will function as a newly purchased device (note: however, the performance may not be the same).
By performing Factory reset on your phone, all the data stored by third-party apps, and sometimes the setting of the device which was altered by such apps will be restored to default.
Before proceeding further, remember that all data in your device will be permanently deleted. So keep back up of your important files.
To factory reset your Poco X2:
Open Settings > System > Advanced > Reset Options > Erase all data (factory reset) > Click on “Reset Phone.”
Additionally, you may be asked to enter your password at the end of this process. After performing a factory reset your phone’s touch screen should have to work properly.
Hopefully, now you understood, How to fix the unresponsive touch screen of your Poco X2.
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