How to Unlock Samsung Galaxy Phone with A Broken Screen

Many Samsung users buy new phones for many reasons: phones are running too slowly, phones have been used for too long, phones were stolen, the screen of the phone is broken and locked. For all of these reasons, I think the situation that the screen of the phone is broken and locked is not enough for us to spend money on a new cell phone. As we all know, Samsung mobile phone has four kinds of lock screen mode, respectively pattern, PIN, password & fingerprints. Although these models can safely protect our phone data, in some special cases, we can unlock it by other means, such as forgetting the password of the phone, the password was set by your kids or others. The rational use of unlock software can save our effort and reduce our burden. When the locked phone is unlocked, do we need to buy a new phone.

And to mention unlock software, I’d like to introduce dr.fone toolkit – Android Lock Screen Removal. It is a safe and convenient software. First of all, it doesn’t delete any data in the phone. Other, it is compatible with a variety of Android devices, including Samsung Galaxy S series, Samsung Galaxy Note series, Samsung Tab series and so on. In addition, it can unlock four kinds of lock screen modes in Samsung phone, that is pattern, PIN, password and fingerprints. And the steps to unlock are very simple, and I’ll show you how to unlock the Samsung phone with this software.


First of all, you need to download and install Dr.fone toolkit for Android on your computer. After running it, choose “Unlock” from all of the features.

Steps to Unlock Your Samsung Galaxy Phone with A Broken Screen

Step 1. Connect your Samsung Galaxy Phone

Connect your Samsung Galaxy Phone to the computer using a USB cable. Then click on “Start” on the program.

Step 2. Select device model

Because the different phone match the different recovery packages, so, you have to select the right phone model. You can find all the supported device models in the list as the below picture.

In addition, you need to enter “confirm” to ensure that you have chosen the right model of the device that you need to unlock. Just do it.

Step 3. Enter download mode on your Samsung phone

Then you need to manually move the Samsung Galaxy phone into the download mode, the specific steps are as follows.

1. Power off your Samsung Galaxy phone.
2. Press and hold Volume Down + Home button + Power button at the same time.
3. Press the Volume Up to enter Download Mode.

Step 4. Download recovery package

When your Samsung Galaxy Phone goes into download mode, the program starts downloading the recovery package. In the process, please do not interrupt the connection between the phone and the computer.

Step 5. Remove Samsung Galaxy Phone lock screen without losing data

When the task of recovery package download is complete, you can see that the program begins removing the screen lock on the Samsung Galaxy Phone. The process will take several minutes. After that, you will get a Samsung Galaxy Phone without any password.