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[Flash File] Arbutus AR8 Firmware Download [Stock Rom]

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[Flash File] Arbutus AR8 Firmware Download [Stock Rom]

Arbutus AR8 Firmware Download.

This is a stock ROM for Arbutus AR8.

You can download all Arbutus AR8 Flash File from Blogthetech.

Arbutus AR8 Firmware Information

Rom NameArbutus AR8 Stock Firmware Rom
Based OnArbutus Mobile Stock OS
Rom OS VersionAndroid 6.0 Marshmallow
Rom TypeOdexed
SocsMediaTek MT6735M
Software neededSP Flash Tool
CompressZip format
DriversMTK/VCOM Drivers
CodenameArbutus AR8


Flash Arbutus AR8 Firmware

Arbutus AR8 is a MediaTek phone which means you will need an SP Flash Tool to flash Arbutus AR8 stock rom.

The need for Arbutus AR8 Firmware

It’s always advisable to backup Arbutus AR8 Firmware after purchasing it. You are definitely going to need it someday. You are going to need it for the following reasons.

  • Downgrade or Upgrade Arbutus AR8.

You can use Arbutus AR8 Stock rom to downgrade your smartphone or upgrade your smartphone. It depends on the release of the firmware or your choice if the option is available.

  • Unbrick Arbutus AR8.

Arbutus AR8 Stock Rom can also be used to unbrick any Arbutus AR8.  Smartphones can be bricked in the process of rooting or flashing a custom firmware or rom or recovery.

  • Unroot Arbutus AR8.

You can also use Arbutus AR8 stock firmware to completely unroot any Arbutus AR8 smartphone. You also can regain your warranty by properly flashing the official Arbutus AR8 stock firmware. It can be done by reverting back to the official stock firmware of Arbutus AR8 if your smartphone has tampered.

  • Fix Issues on Arbutus AR8.

Your Arbutus AR8 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 Arbutus AR8. Today, we are presenting all the Official Firmware, both Official releases and updates following it. You can download all of Arbutus AR8 Firmware here. If you experience any problem with any of the files, don’t hesitate to tell us.

Requirements to flash Arbutus AR8 Firmware

Note that flashing a Arbutus AR8 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 Arbutus AR8 Stock Rom.


How to Flash Arbutus AR8 Firmware using SP Flash tool.

  • Download SP Flash Tool to your PC.
  • Download Arbutus AR8 firmware file.
  • Extract Both SP Flash Tool and Arbutus AR8 stock rom to a folder you can locate.
  • Install all the required drivers for easy phone detection.
  • Launch SP Flash Tool.
    Select SP Flash Tool on your PC
    Select SP Flash Tool on your PC
  • Click on Scatter file.
    Click on scatter file to load the firmware files
    Click on scatter file to load the flash files
  • Locate the scatter that comes with the Arbutus AR8 Flash File.
    Select the scatter file in your stock rom folder
    Select the scatter file in your firmware file folder
  • Select the scatter file.
  • Make sure to untick preloader before flashing.
    Untick Preloader Option and Click on Download on SP Flash Tool
    Untick Preloader Option and Click on Download on Smartphone Flash Tool
  • Power off your phone and do not power it on.
  • Click Download on Smartphone Flash Tool.
  • Plugin on your phone with a detectable USB Cord.
  • Wait for it to finish Flashing.
    Download Complete after flashing firmware on SP Flash Tool
    Download Complete after flashing stock rom on SP Flash Tool
  • Done, Reboot your phone.

Take Note.

We are not responsible for any harm that might come to your phone. Please, make sure you are flashing the right firmare, stock rom, or flash file to Arbutus AR8.

Before flashing firmware or files, YOU are choosing to make these modifications, and if you point Your finger at us, we will laugh at you. [KIDDING.]

First of all, Please, Remember to uncheck preloader option before flashing a stock firmware or stock rom on your phone.

It always bricks some phone and you don’t need that.

If the Smartphone Flash Tool didn’t detect your Arbutus AR8, you might need to press the volume down or up button but do not power your phone.

If you don’t install all the necessary drivers, you may experience issues detecting your phone with the PC.


If the provided firmware for Arbutus AR8 you need to be flashed is MTK and comes with MTK Flash Files, follow the procedure below to flash MTK smartphones. MTK flash files come with preloader, boot.img, scatter file and etc.

Learn how to flash MTK smartphone

If your smartphone is a Spreadtrum smartphone, or the flash file for Arbutus AR8 comes in .PACe format, it means you are going to flash it with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool. learn how to do that below. Learn how to flash PAC files with Spreadtrum Upgrade Tool

If your smartphone is running Qualcomm chipset or the firmware you downloaded for Arbutus AR8 is in .mbn format, then, you should use the procedure below.

Flash Qualcomm smartphone using Qualcomm Flash Image Loader (QFIL)

If the firmware for Arbutus AR8 is in .CPB format, just follow the precedure below to flash it.

Flash CPB Files on Android smartphone using YGDP Tool Download Firmware

John Daniel

Love the future Tech and a big fan of Android Mobile Development. In his early 20s and an undergraduate of Electrical Electronics Engineering.

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