Alright, so it looks like that you have a Lava Z40 and is unable to use the device because you are facing the FRP or Factory Reset Protection Lock. If that’s you, then you are on the right page. Today, in this post, we would be covering on the topic, How to ByPass FRP lock on Lava Z40.
The reason behind the FRP Lock can be that you forgot Google Account ID/ password (Gmail), or maybe you have purchased a second-hand Lava Z40. You are now seeing a message saying “This device was reset, to continue to sign in with a google account that was previously synced on this device”, this means that the phone is being protected with an additional layer of security, FRP.
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Lava Z40 Specifications:
Lava Z40 was announced in March 2019 which sports a 4-inch TN display with a screen resolution of 800 x 480 pixels with 224 PPI pixel density.
Lava Z40 is powered by a Spreadtrum SC9832E chipset coupled with 1GB of RAM and 8GB 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 2250 mAh battery (Non-removable).
As far as the camera concerned, the device has a single-camera setup with 2MP primary sensors and a selfie camera with a 2MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 4G-VoLTE, GPS, Glonass, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass/ magnetometer. etc.
Let us now take a look at What FRP really is. Should we?
What is FRP
FRP stands for Factory Reset Protection. It is a new security feature which is activated when you set up a Google Account on your device. Once activated, it will prevent the usage of the device until you enter or login with the same old Google Account Credentials. This means that if you forgot Google Account ID/ password (Gmail), or you have purchased a second-hand Lava Z40, then it is useless until you bypass the FRP.
Now, let us take a look at the tools required for bypassing FRP Lock. Should we?
- The following guide will only for the Lava Z40.
- Make sure that you have downloaded and installed NCK Pro Box Tool on your PC.
- Scatter File: download Stock ROM for Lava Z40
- Download Spreadtrum USB drivers and install them your PC.
- You would have to download and install the required Android USB drivers on your PC.
- Make sure that you have at least a 60% charge left on your Lava Z40.
Once you have the above prerequisites, remove FRP lock on Lava Z40 using NCK Pro Box: you can proceed with the instructions.
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