How to Erase iPhone 8/X with/without Apple ID
Want to erase iPhone 8 or iPhone X but do not know how? This guide will tell you how to reset iPhone 8/X in two ways: with and without Apple ID.
For whatever reason, now you need to erase your iPhone 8 or iPhone X. So you search it on Internet to look for a reliable way. Luckily, you’ve come to the right page. Here we will show you two ways to wipe your iPhone 8/X.
If you remember your Apple ID, you can easily reset your iPhone 8/X via Settings app. If you forget your Apple ID, you can reset your iPhone 8/X via PhoneClean. Please keep reading to get the detailed steps.
Don’t forget to backup your iPhone 8/X in advance, because you will lose all the existed iPhone data after the reset.
Part 1. How to Erase iPhone 8/X with Apple ID
Step 1. Open Settings app > Tap General > Scroll down and tap Reset.
Step 2. Tap Erase All Content and Settings > Tap Erase iPhone> Enter your password to confirm.
Part 2. How to Reset iPhone 8/X without Apple ID
If you forget your Apple ID, one iOS cleaning tool named PhoneClean is the way to go. Its Erase Clean function lets you reset iPhone 8/X without Apple ID, everything in your iPhone will be erased permanently with one click and made unrecoverable. First download PhoneClean on computer and follow the steps below to erase your iPhone 8/X in minutes.
Step 1. Open PhoneClean > Connect your iPhone 8 or iPhone X to computer > Click Erase Clean tab.
Step 2. Click Erase Now button.
Step 3. It will backup and load your data automatically before the cleaning. The backup process and erase time varies based on the size of your data. Your iPhone will restart automatically after finishing erasing process. Please keep patient.
Note: Besides erasing iPhone data, PhoneClean can also help you delete all kinds of junk files from iPhone, which can help reclaim up to 40% free space on your iPhone as will as speed up iOS 11.
The Bottom Line
That’s all for how to reset iPhone X/8. If you forget the Apple ID, you can try PhoneClean to erase your iPhone. If you have any question about this guide or PhoneClean, please feel free to contact us via email or leave a comment and we will reply you soon.