How to turn on a OnePlus Nord 2 without the Power button

It might happen that the power button on your OnePlus Nord 2 will not function anymore. Certainly, it is in some cases enough to fall or a little bit moisture for the button to break. When this happens, you don’t know how to turn on your OnePlus Nord 2 anymore. Without the Power button it seems hard to turn on a phone, but you’ll be happy to understand it is not impossible. Certainly, we decided to write this article to show you the diverse ways. We will find out first the method to force a boot without Power button. We will see in a second time the method to do it manually. Finally, we will advise you an application to manage the ignition of the OnePlus Nord 2 without the Power button.


Force the OnePlus Nord 2 boot without a power button

Also if the power button on your OnePlus Nord 2 will not work anymore, it’s still likely to turn on the phone. For this you will need to perform the following steps:

  • Keep your main button and volume down
  • Keeping the two previous buttons in place, plug in the charger
  • The screen should light up with a special menu
  • Unplug the charger
  • Simply click the volume down button
  • < The OnePlus Nord 2 will start

Once the OnePlus Nord 2 starts, we advise you to go to the section below which is to install an application to manage the start of the OnePlus Nord 2 without power button.

Start by pressing the buttons of the power button

If you are more of a manual type, you can start the OnePlus Nord 2 by unmounting it. We do not necessarily advise you to get this done, but know that it may in some cases work. If you unmount the OnePlus Nord 2 and remove the Power button, you will need to find out a small section from the Power button. It is actually sometimes likely to tie the start of OnePlus Nord 2 by touching with two metal ends paragraph of the section.

Install an application to manage OnePlus Nord 2 power without the power button

Once you’ve successfully started your OnePlus Nord 2 without utilizing the power button, you’ll have to think of finding a way to do it more very easily next time. That’s why we advise you to download the Gravity Screen application which enables to configure for example a double tap to wake the OnePlus Nord 2. So, even without your power button, you can continue to utilise your OnePlus Nord 2.