It looks like you are using the Alcatel 3L as your daily driver and now finds some issues regarding Google Account Lock. Alcatel 3L is the latest device running Android 8.1 Oreo and powered by MediaTek chipsets. As we all know that MediaTek processors are known for its great performance in a budget price tag. Well if you have performed factory data reset on your Alcatel 3L and if you forgot the previously signed Google account, then don’t worry. Here we will guide on how to remove Google account or bypass FRP lock on Alcatel 3L handset easily.
If you bought a second-hand device and you want to create a new account, you may reset the device. Mostly the previous user may not have deleted their Google account, in that case, you will get the following message “This device was reset, to continue to sign in with a google account that was previously synced on this device”. If you don’t have the old Google Account Credentials and want to bypass the FRP Lock on your Alcatel 3L, this is the guide where you can rely on.
Before going to the flashing steps and requirements, let’s have a look at the FRP Lock details.
What is FRP Lock?
‘FRP’ known for the term “Factory Reset Protection”. It’s a security measure taken by Google for Android platform and devices running on the Android 5.1 Lollipop or above version. This functionality gets activated once you sign in to a Google Account on your Android device. And once it is activated, it will prevent you from using the phone until you enter the previous Google Account Credentials. It will remain the same as well even after doing the factory data reset. So, if you have the previous account details then you’re good to go. Otherwise, you have to bypass the FRP lock via SP Flash Tool by tweaking some internal files.
Now, let us take a look at the prerequisites to remove Google account or bypass FRP lock on Alcatel 3L. Should we?
- A Windows or Mac PC/Laptop and a USB Cable will require.
- The following file will only work on the Alcatel 3L. Don’t try it on other devices.
- SP Flash Tool – Download and install on your PC.
- Scatter File: Download Stock Firmware of Alcatel 3L.
- Download MTK VCOM Drivers and install it on your computer.
- Download and install the Alcatel USB Drivers on your PC.
- Charge phone battery up to 60% at least for a smoother process.
- Take a full backup of your device internal data before going to the next step.
After following all the pre-requirements mentioned above, now you can follow the flashing steps carefully:
Steps to ByPass FRP lock on Alcatel 3L
Follow these instructions carefully to remove FRP lock on Alcatel 3L MediaTek-powered device via SP Flash tool:
Guide to Bypass FRP Lock on a MediaTek Device using SP Flash Tool
You can also take a look at our video guide to remove FRP lock on Alcatel 3L.
We hope that you’ve successfully bypassed the FRP Lock on your Alcatel 3L MediaTek running device. If you’ve any issues or queries regarding this, feel free to write down in the comments below.
Alcatel 3L Device Overview:
Alcatel 3L was announced in February 2019 which sports a 5.9-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 1520 x 720 pixels with 285 PPI pixel density. The device is protected by 2.5D curved glass screen.
Alcatel 3L is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 429 chipset coupled with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. It also supports an external memory card. The device came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo and backed by a 3500 mAh battery (Non-removable).
As far as the camera concerned, the device has a Dual-camera setup with 13MP + 5MP primary sensors and a selfie camera with an 8MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 4G-VoLTE, GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer. etc.