Irbis SP493 is one of the latest smartphones launched by the Irbis brand in 2019. The company is quite consistent in terms of releasing the latest smartphones and tablet devices in the market. Now, talking about the handset, it’s powered by the MediaTek MT6580M SoC, paired with 1GB of RAM and most importantly running on Android 8.1 Oreo out-of-the-box. If you’re using this device or planning to buy it, this guide will be useful to you. As an Irbis SP493 device user, if you want to install the Stock ROM again on your phone, follow this article completely. Here we have shared the steps on How to install Stock ROM on Irbis SP493 [Firmware flash file].
Android is a galaxy of customizations and tweaks where most of the Android geeks and some interested users try to customize their devices. Mostly, the Android users want to unlock the device bootloader, flashing Custom ROMs, and enable Root access on their devices primarily. In that case, the users may face some difficulties or errors on their devices. By installing the Stock ROM on the device will fix most of the issues completely.
Even some times, during or after flashing the Stock ROM, custom mod files, or installing root, the device may be stuck into bootloop issue or maybe bricked easily. That mostly happens due to wrong file flashing or improper flashing steps. Now, if you’re also facing similar kind of software-related or bricking or bootloop issue and want to flash the Stock Firmware again on your Irbis SP493 device, check out the download links, pre-requirements, and full-depth installation guide as well.
Here we will use the SP Flash Tool to flash the Stock ROM on MediaTek chipset powered devices. Irbis SP493 device is also backed by a MediaTek processor.
What is Stock Firmware?
All the smartphones or tablet devices launch with a particular UI or skin based on an operating system. That stock/custom UI or skin is specially designed for a particular device model, that’s called Stock ROM or Stock Firmware. Stock ROM is an important part of any smartphone or smart device. The smartphone manufacturers don’t provide too many customizations or functionalities into the Stock ROM by default. But it’s the most stable and secured ROM for a device user.
Whereas, the Custom ROMs offer a lot of functionalities, looks, and customization options. But lacks the system privacy, smoothness, and stability as well. Most of the third-party custom firmware comes with a lot of bugs and stability issues. You can taste out a Custom ROM to just experience it, but you can’t use a Custom ROM as your daily driver for a longer period of time.
Stock Firmware Advantages
Here we have mentioned some of the Stock ROM advantages below:
- Unbrick your Irbis SP493 device by flashing Stock Firmware.
- Fix the device boot loop issue by flashing Stock ROM.
- Upgrade and Downgrade Stock ROM version.
- Unroot or Fix Software Bugs on your phone.
- Fix battery draining issue.
- Fix the lag or stutter on your device.
- Get back your device warranty (if applicable).
- Device Name: Irbis SP493
- Tool Supported: SP Flash Tool
- Processor: MediaTek MT6580M SoC
- Android OS: 8.1 Oreo
- File: Stock ROM
Steps to Install Stock ROM on Irbis SP493
Before going to the firmware flashing steps, you should download the Stock ROM file from the link below and then follow the requirements as well.
Download Stock ROM File
IRBIS_SP493_v.07.zip | Download
Now, let’s take a look at the pre-requirements section to follow all the necessary things.
- This ROM file is for the Irbis SP493 device only.
- Charge your device fully before installing the ROM.
- You will require a Windows PC/Laptop and a USB cable.
- Make sure to take a complete backup of your device data. (if any)
- Download and Install the Android USB Drivers on your Windows PC.
- SP Flash Tool – Download and Install it on your computer.
- You will also require to Download MTK VCOM Drivers on your PC and install it.
Now let’s go to the firmware installation process. Check out the full guide to install the Stock ROM on your Irbis SP493 device.Guide to Install Stock Firmware using SP Flash Tool
For visual support, check out our full-depth tutorial video as well:Video Guide on Steps to Flash Stock ROM using SP Flash Tool
Let’s assume that this guide is useful to you and you’ve successfully installed the stock firmware on your Irbis SP493 device. For any queries, feel free to write down in the comments below.