6 Steps To Fix Echo Show Keeps Rebooting.

Echo Show
Echo Show

Echo Show is a smart display developed by Amazon it provides many versions with different features like the “Echo Show 5”, “Echo Show 8”, 10, and 15, this device allows you to control smart home appliances, make video calls, access security cameras and doorbells, navigate the web, listen to podcasts and more.

The Echo show is a useful device for all categories of people and it’s a bit addictive same as your mobile or tablet. This gadget is exposed to a problem that hinders users a lot, which is that it keeps rebooting over and over without any manual interference.

So how to resolve this problem? There are many solutions you can try in order to fix this issue such as changing the power adapter, plugging it into another outlet, power cycling and resetting the gadget.

How to fix Echo Show keeps rebooting?

As we mentioned earlier there are many tips that you can implement in order to get your Echo Show to its normal state and in this section we’re going to explore these solutions in more detail.

Step 1: Check if you’re using the power adapter that came with the device.

It’s mandatory for the Echo Show to get sufficient power in order to function properly otherwise a lot of issues will occur including constant reboots.

One of the main ways to give the gadget the right amount of voltage and amperage is to use the original power adapter that came with the gadget when you first bought it.

If the power adapter is damaged or lost you can buy a new one on Amazon.

Step 2: Change the wall outlet.

As we said earlier rebooting issues may come from the insufficient amount of electricity that goes to the Echo Show, and this problem may also be caused by a faulty power outlet.

So if you notice that the power adapter is operating well try to plug the device into another outlet to see if it’s working.

Here are some signs that your outlet is faulty:

  1. The outlet feels hot to the touch.
  2. You smell smoke or see a spark.
  3. Cracked outlet covers.
  4. When the outlet is loose.

Step 3: Check the Updates.

Amazon regularly releases new updates for its devices including the Echo Show to improve the function and features of the gadget and make it work better. The updates may resolve existing issues that are on the device like rebooting problems.

So the rebooting issue may occur when you’re running the Echo Show on an old update, so make sure to keep the device up-to-date.

Here’s how to update Echo Show:

  1. Say, “Go to settings,” or swipe down from the top of the screen and select Settings.
  2. Select Device Options.
  3. Select Check for Software Updates to check for and install software updates.

Step 4: Power cycle the Echo Show.

This process is recommended when you face any issues with your Echo Show, power cycling will help the device recover from an unresponsive state and may fix the rebooting problem.

Follow these steps to power cycle the device:

  1. Unplug the power adapter from the wall outlet.
  2. Wait at least 30 seconds (waiting is important to let the device power to fully reset).
  3. Then plug in the device and turn it back On.

Step 5: Reset the Echo Show.

Resetting the device is the last troubleshooting solution that you can try in order to fix the rebooting issue. A factory reset reverts the Echo Show to the original settings it had when the device was purchased.

Here’s how to reset it:

  1. Press and hold the Mute and Volume Down buttons until you see the Amazon logo (about 15 seconds).
  2. When prompted, follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device.

Step 6: Contact Customer Support.

When you try all the tips cited in this article and you find that no one of them works with you can go and contact Amazon customer support, they will investigate the issue with you and see if the problem may come from the Echo Show hardware.

Adam B