There are many Spreadtrum smartphones in the Android market and your phone might be one of them. Your phone might develop a problem or you might see the need to make some modifications on your smartphone.
Today, I am going to tell you how to flash your phone with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
Spreadtrum smartphones firmware comes in a .PAC format and for you to flash it to your phone, you are going to need Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
Let me show you some important need of flashing a stock firmware with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
The need for Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool
Downgrade or Upgrade your phone.
You can use Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool to flash Stock rom to downgrade your smartphone or upgrade your phone to Android KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow, Nougat, Oreo or later. It depends on the release of the firmware or your choice if the option is available.
Unbrick any smartphone.
Like we said before, you can use Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool to completely unbrick any bricked smartphone. Smartphones can be bricked in the process of rooting or flashing a custom firmware or rom or recovery.
Unroot any phone.
You can also use your smartphone stock firmware to completely unroot any smartphone. You also can regain your warranty by properly flashing the official stock firmware. It can be done by reverting back to the official stock firmware of your phone if your smartphone has tampered.
Fix Issues on your smartphone.
Your smartphone might develop issue which might be unknown to it you, if it a software related issue, you can restore and fix it by flashing the stock firmware for your smartphone. Today, we are presenting all the Official Firmware, both Official releases and updates following it. You can download all your smartphone Firmware here. If you experience any problem with any of the files, don’t hesitate to tell us.
Requirements to flash your smartphone with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
Note that flashing a firmware to your phone erases everything in your phone including contents in internal storage. It is always very advisable to backup your contents to an external storage or a PC. If your phone is bricked and can’t be accessed, I guess there is nothing you can do.
Follow this procedure below if you wish to flash your phone stock rom with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool
Flash any Spreadtrum Firmware using Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
- Download Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool to your PC.
- Download your smartphone Firmware.
- Extract the Flash tool to your desired folder.
- Look for ResearchDownload and launch it.
- Minimise Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool window.
- Locate the downloaded firmware rom.
- Extract the file from ZIP or Rar format.
- Open Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool.
- Click on Load Packet.
- Locate the PAC file on the extracted in your stock rom folder.
- Select the file in the directory.
- Wait for it to load the files.
- Power OFF your smartphone.
- Connect your smartphone while OFF.
- Click on Start Downloading.
- You will see a green bar when it finishes flashing
- Your phone might reboot in the process.
If you face any difficulty flashing firmware to your smartphone, please check whether you followed all the instructions and installed all the drivers properly..
If you don’t install all the necessary drivers, you may experience issues detecting your phone with the PC.
If you are flashing an MTK smartphone that comes with scatter file, this is not for you, you can use this method below.