Hello, Today I am here with a guide to update a MTK (MediTek) based android device. You can update any mtk based android device with the help of this guide and remember it so easy just like installing a app on windows ( Next Next Next Install) Yes its easy but you configuration is needed. So here we are Update MTK android using Sp Flash tool In this tutorial you will get to know:
MediaTek and MTK
Meaning of MTK PHONES
How to know if your phone is an
Updating a Mtk phone
Fixing a Bricked android device.
It a Taiwanese fabless semiconductor company that provides system-on-chip solutions for wireless communications. They specialize in manufacturing the Central Processing Unit (CPU chips) for wireless telecommunications, HDTVs, DVD etc. Their largest demands come from the Chinese mobile tech market. So MTK phones are the phones that make use of MTK chips. Since MTK are largest suppliers of their chips to the Chinese mobile tech markets, most of the mobile devices produced in China are MTK devices.
How to know if your device is MTK or not?
(at last of this post I include all phone models using MTK Chips)
Go to play store and find a app CPU-Z. install the app open it and go to SOC (System on Chips) menu then under system menu to see the hardware component. The models for MTK devices always start with Mt prefix. Main companies that
manufacture MTK SMART MOBILE PHONES:
Among this two (xtouch and infinix) are the phones I used / using. and One Touch is familiar but all other are strength for myself. Those companies have a kind of created level playing ground between the high class and low class individual in the society in terms of affordability of Android devise.
Remember to make a backup of your phone.
Flash Stock Rom or any custom rom using Smart Phone Flash Tool (SP Flash Tool) on Windows Computer its also available for Linux too. so this guide is for both Linux and windows users.
Android USB driver installed
So Flash tool
So let’s Start.
Downloaded so flash tool Sp flash tool ( linux+ windows both)
Download firmware from your device manufacture official site or any custom firmware.
unzip both Flash tool and Firmware. Open flashtool folder and open flash_tool.exe
Switch off your device (removing battery or not won’t affect.) (not to connect until I mention.
On flashtool add Scatter File from extracted firmware (ROM).
Click Download then only connect your phone with USB cable. Wait till all the process you will get Green signal OK signal.
now you can remove USB and switch on your phone.
Enjoy the updated phone. same process for bricked phone too. There my occurs error on IMEI you need to fix the IMEI on your device. if you got issues like (IMEI error no signal ) Request us article on fixing the issue.
Before watching this video, Please Notice You will get a error message (No scatter-Loading file selected) just ignore it. In the Download Tab, Scatter-loading File section click in the Scatter-loading and select the file (.txt) from the extracted firmware (ROM).
Thanks to Diwas Gurung for Requesting this Article. Any confusion you can check this video on YouTube All process on Youtube. Need help or any error Comment bellow. Any suggestion you can contact us using Contact Us page.
This is Sagar Devkota Co-Founder of Time and Update. I write about Online Earning, Blogging, Web Hosting, Domain Registration, local technical news and some time about Cryptography. I also write about Git, Database, Java, Android, Linux (ubuntu). Studying Bachelor of Software Engineering.