How to Repair and Fix IMEI baseband on Infinix Hot S3X

Infinix Hot S3X launched in the year 2018 with Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box. The handset is powered by Snapdragon 430 processor clubbed with 3 or 4 GB of RAM and 32 or 64 GB of internal storage. Here we have shared the guide on how to repair and fix IMEI number on Infinix Hot S3X.

The IMEI number is a unique identification or a serial number for all mobiles that comes out-of-the-box. It’s 15-17 digits serial number that identifies GSM phones due to SIM swapping. Therefore, an IMEI can track a phone’s hardware around the world. Keep in mind that all the IMEI numbers are very unique for each and every mobile device. But if in case, your device has null or invalid IMEI, you should fix it.

If your device doesn’t have the IMEI (International Mobile Equipment Identity) number, the carrier network won’t work on your device as well. The same thing happens with each dual SIM or higher SIM slot devices also. Each and every SIM slot are registered with a unique IMEI number and can be checked by typing *#06# on the dial pad of your phone and it will automatically show up the number.

Infinix Hot S3X

Infinix Hot S3X: Device Overview

Infinix Hot S3X was announced in September 2018 which sports a 6.2-inch IPS LCD display with a screen resolution of 720 x 1500 pixels.

The device is powered by a 4x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, Cores: 8 with Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 chipset coupled with 3/4GB of RAM and 32/64GB of internal storage. It also supports an external memory card. The device came out of the box with Android 8.1 Oreo under X OS Hummingbird 3.3 Lite and backed by a 4000 mAh battery (Non-removable).

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As far as the camera concerned, the device has a dual-camera setup with 13MP + 2MP primary sensors and a selfie camera with a 16MP lens. Other connectivity option includes 4G-VoLTE, GPS, Bluetooth, Mobile Hotspot, accelerometer, light sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and compass. etc. The Infinix Hot S3X comes with a face unlock feature.

Steps to Repair and Fix IMEI number on Infinix Hot S3X

Some times due to software issues or after flashing any custom firmware, your device may get corrupted or bricked. Similarly, the device IMEI number can also become invalid or removed which is quite unfortunate. Here we will share the QCN Rebuilder tool guide to restore the IMEI number on the Infinix Hot S3X device. QCN Rebuilder is a free tool to restore IMEI on any Infinix or Redmi devices.

Now, let’s check out the download links and requirements below.

Download Files:

Pre-Requirements:

  • This guide and QCN file are for the Infinix Hot S3X model only.
  • Your device should be charged up to 50% at least.
  • A PC/Laptop and a USB cable are required.
  • Keep a full backup of the device data before doing anything.
  • Enable USB Debugging. Check the video guide.
  • Download all the files and tools from above.

Disclaimer:

Flashing IMEI manually is not legal in some of the regions. You should check with the law of your region about it. GetDroidTips only provides guides. You will be solely responsible if you proceed.

IMEI Rebuilding and Restore Guide

  • After downloading, install and run the QCN Rebuilder tool on your PC.
  • Click on Open file and select the Infinix Hot S3X QCN file.
  • Now, replace the IMEI with the original IMEI number.
  • Click on Rebuild.
  • Next, connect your phone to a PC using a USB cable.
  • Open dial pad on your device and type this code *#*#717717#*#* to enable diagnostic mode.
  • If the above code doesn’t work, use CMD on your PC by following the commands below.
adb shell
su
setprop sys.usb.config rndis,diag,adb
  • Then run the QPST tool on your computer.
  • Click on the Restore tab > select the rebuilt QCN file > click on Restore.
  • You’re done.

That’s it, guys. We hope you’ve found this guide useful for your Infinix Hot S3X. If you’re facing any issues, feel free to ask in the comments below.

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