Updated on October 19, 2020: Today, we have added the latest firmware flash file for the Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40, which adds the latest security patch and bug fixes.
Want to flash the Stock ROM file on Lenovo A6020a40 (Also known as Lenovo Vibe K5)? Then you are in the right place. On this page, we will share the official Lenovo A6020a40 flash files with their firmware installation guide.
To install the firmware flash file, we need a software called QFil tool which can be helpful to flash the stock ROM on your device. The method is simple and easy. We have also added video and step by step tutorial to make things easier to flash the official flash file.
Well, you might have ended up in situations such as hard brick, want to fix Bluetooth and WiFi issues, unroot your device, downgrade or fix the lag or freezing display. Whatever the case might be, one of the best solutions to fix your Lenovo Vibe K5 is by installing or flashing Stock ROM back on it. You can consider flashing Stock ROM like doing a Factory Data Reset on your Lenovo Vibe K5 running on stock ROM.
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Why We Need Firmware Files?
Stock Firmware or a Stock ROM is official software that is designed by the OEM manufacturer for a particular device. This file is required to fix any software related issue on your Lenovo A6020a40. If you are facing any problem with your device, your final attempt will be to re-install the stock ROM. This way, you can restore your device back to stock ROM. This guide will be more useful to those users who always want to try rooting, installing mods or custom ROM.
Advantages of Stock ROM:
Here are the answers to why you need to download and save the Lenovo A6020a40 Stock ROM flash file on your computer.
- If your device is dead, you can unbrick using Stock ROM file
- You can fix or repair the IMEI on your device using DB files from Stock ROM
- Remove any malware or Adwares from Lenovo A6020a40
- You can fix the boot loop issue on Lenovo A6020a40
- Fix Unfortunately, the app has stopped error on Lenovo A6020a40
- Fix Network related issue
- Patch Boot image to Root using Magisk: Mediatek Guide or Spreadtrum Guide
- You can unroot Lenovo A6020a40
- To Reset or Remove FRP on your device: Mediatek FRP Guide or Spreadtrum FRP Guide
- Restore Lenovo A6020a40 back to Factory State
Flash File Details:
- Device Name: Lenovo A6020a40
- ROM Type: Stock ROM Flash Files
- Gapps File: Included
- Tool Supported: QFil Flash Tool
- Processor: Qualcomm MSM8929 Snapdragon 415
- Android Version: Android 5.1 Lollipop
Steps to Install Lenovo A6020a40 Flash Files (Firmware)
Now, before we get straight to the Steps to Install Stock Firmware on Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40, let us take a look at some of the prerequisites.
- Please note that this guide will work only with the Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40.
- You should have a Windows Laptop or PC for this guide.
- Make sure that your Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40 has at least a 60% charge left.
- It is always recommended to take a backup of your Android Device.
- Backup Android Phone Without Root on any device
- Backup IMEI and NVRAM on Mediatek Chipset Android Device
- If you have TWRP Recovery, Create and Restore Nandroid Backup using TWRP Recovery
- Download the QFil Flash tool and install it on your PC.
- Download Qualcomm HS-USB QDloader 9008 driver on your Windows PC.
- Install Latest Driver: Install the Latest Lenovo USB Drivers. [For All Android USB Drivers]
Once you have the above prerequisites, you can proceed to Instructions to Install Stock ROM on Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40.
GetDroidTips will not be responsible for bricking, hardware, or any kind of software problem arising on your while you follow this guide to install stock ROM on your phone. First, understand the tutorial and then follow it at your own risk.
Method 1: Instructions to Flash Lenovo A6020a40 via QFil
Here are the instructions you need to follow in order to install Stock ROM on the Lenovo Vibe K5 A6020a40 :
Method 2: Instructions to Install via QPST Tool:
Here are the instructions you need to follow in order to install Stock ROM on the Lenovo A6020a40 :
- First of all, do all the PREREQUISITE STEPS and Now Open the Extracted QPST Folder
- You will find two files with the name: Qualcomm_USB_Drivers_For_Windows.rar and QPST.WIN.2.7 Installer-00429.zip
- Open the QPST Win folder and Install the QPST.exe file on your PC/Laptop
- After Installation, Go to the Installed Location in the C Drive
- Open the QPST Configuration
- Now in the QPST Configuration, Click on Add new port -> Select the com port of your device -> and close it
- Now Open the EMMC Software Downloader in the same folder located all the QPST Files
- In EMMC Software Downloader, Check program boot loaders -> Browse for the device com port
- Now Click Load XML Def and browse for rawprogram0.xml in folder ROM in EMMC Software Downloader (If you didn’t extract please extract the ROM and then browse the file rawprogram0.xml)
- Now tap on Load Patch def and browse for patch0.xml in folder ROM
- Check the search path 2 and browse for the folder ROM
- Now click download, wait for the download to finish (it never finish but it also detects for a new driver, and that’s important) and it will search for the new hardware found, install the driver
- That’s it! Once your installation is done! Reboot the phone! Congrats, you successfully installed Stock ROM on Lenovo A6020a40.
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