How to Flash MTK Android Devices: SP Flash Tool Method


From a to z, we provide extremely concise article with illustrations on how to flash MTK Android devices using SP Flash Tool which is one of the most common MTK Android service tools for flashing.

How to Flash MTK Android Devices Using SP Flash Tool

1. To flash MTK Android devices using SP Flash Tool, first, Download SP Flash Tool here. You may see the installation instructions on the page where you downloaded the SP Flash Tool.

2. Now, download USB VCOM drivers from here. Also, see the USB VCOM drivers installation instructions on the page.

3. Then, download the MTK device firmware here. NOTE: the firmware to be downloaded has to be specific for the device you want to flash.

4. Extract the firmware you downloaded from step 3 above onto a folder on your PC.

5. Now, RUN (Launch) SP Flash Tool on your PC.

6. Click the Download tab. If it's on Download tab by default, proceed below.

7. Once SP Flash Tool GUI is loaded and you're on the Download Tab, click Scatter Loading.

8. Now, navigate to the folder where the flash file is saved and select your scatter-file.

9. Select Download from the options.

10. Mark all the firmware partitions loaded except the Preloader, cache and the Userdata.

11. Click Download.

12. Now, Power off the device or remove battery from it; whichever is possible.

13. Finally, connect the device to your PC and tap the Power button just once.

14. Now, watch SP Flash Tool progress bar until it completes the whole operations.

15. Once done, the device will reboot. You may then disconnect the device from the PC. NOTE: if the device does not reboot once done, just disconnect the device, remove the battery, re-insert the battery and power-on the device.

16. Succeeded! You have just succeeded at flashing your MTK Android device using SP Flash Tool.

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