How to flash Explay?
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Many users are interested in how to sew Explay."Sew smart" means to update its software.In this article we will look at two ways to flash your smartphone Explay Fresh: using the SP Flash Tool and using the TWRP Recovery.
Preparation for firmware smartphone through SP Flash Tool
SP Flash Tool - is a computer program designed to firmware smartphones based on MTK processor.Before flashing to save all the data you want from the phone memory to the SD card, because during the firmware absolutely all data will be deleted.
drivers must be installed on your computer's drivers that are only available for the Windows family of operating systems.To download drivers for WindowsXP, WindowsVista and Windows 7, please follow this link.If you are running Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, download the driver.
After downloading the drivers from the official site Explay open the driver archive, the archive to open "USB VCOM Driver. Rar" file.The contents of the file, unpack to the desktop.
- program opens your operating system "Found New Hardware Wizard".
- Open the "Start" menu in the search box and press enter hdwwiz "Enter" twice.In the window that opens, select "Install equipment" - & gt;"Select from the list manually" - & gt;"Next" - & gt;"Show all devices" - & gt;"Next" - & gt;"Have disk".
- Click on the "Browse" button and specify the path to the drivers.In this case, we specify "Desk" - & gt;"USB VCOM Driver" and select the folder with the name of your operating system.Each two file folder.File choose depending on your operating system bit.
- Hit on the "Open" button and click "OK".In the list, select the first driver and double click "Enter".
- After the driver is successfully installed click on the "Finish" button.
Download SP Flash Tool
First download the SP Flash Tool on this page.SP Flash Tool - a program for flashing phones based on MTK processors.With this program you can sew and another phone.
Then swing the very latest firmware version from the official site.
also on 4pda forums.ru you can find for your phone custom firmware.Firmware version 1.13 runs on Android version 4.4.2 KitKat.
- Unpack the archive with the firmware.Run Flash Tool.In the "Options" tab, select "USBMode".In the main window click on the button "Scatter-loading".In the window that opens, select the folder with the unpacked firmware, select the text file "MT6582 Android scatter" and click on "Open" button.
- Push the button "Firmware-Upgrade".Attach off the smartphone to the PC via USB.Next will flash process.It will last for about five minutes.After completion of the firmware in the program window will appear green circle on a white background.
- Turning off the phone from the computer and turn on him.We are waiting for the system boot, select language and set up the rest of this parametry.Na phone firmware is complete.
Installing custom firmware through TWRP Recovery
TWRP Recovery - a utility to recover smartphone system.You can use it to perform system backup and recovery, install the firmware and software.
The following will be considered a way to install custom firmware Slim Fresh ROM v5.The firmware should be installed only on top of the official firmware version 1.12.Custom firmware - this firmware, which is modified by some person or group of people.It has functional advantages over the official firmware.
Preparation for firmware
- First install TWRP Recovery.To do this, go to the folder with firmware version 1.12 and replace the recovery.img this file.
- Run SP Flash Tool.In the main window click on the button "Scatter-loading".In the window that opens, select the folder with the unpacked firmware and select the text "MT6582_Android_scatter" file and click on "Open" button.
- We remove all the checkboxes in the list, except one, in front of recovery.img.In the program window click on the "Download" and click "OK".
- off Connect your phone via USB and wait for the end of the operation.
- Downloading firmware itself and place it in the root of the SD card.
- On the phone off, press the volume up button and lock screen button.In TWRP Recovery, select the item "Wipe", hereinafter - "Swipe to Factory Reset".
- Next, click on "Install", select the file with the firmware in the SD card, then "Swipe to Install".Wait until the firmware is established.
This phone firmware Explay Fresh through TWRP Recovery is complete.
You may be useful to our article on another device Explay: How to update and Explay Navigator How to use Navigator Explay.