How to Unbrick, Downgrade or Flash Firmware on Nokia 7 Plus using OST Tool

Everyone knows old is always gold. When it comes to smartphones, the same is largely applicable to Nokia. They have actually proved that nothing is impossible. The company recetly unveiled the latest Nokia 7 Plus smartphone. You can now flash the official firmware using the tool called OST on Nokia 7 Plus (Online Service Tool). If you are looking to flash the stock firmware on Nokia 7 Plus, then you need this tool to flash. Earlier this tool cannot be used by any Customer End PC. Because this tool used to work only with the Authorized Nokia Service Partners registered PC. Now the good news is that even the consumer can use this tool without any issue.

Nokia 7 Plus was launched in February 2018. The device features a 6.0-inches display with a screen resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The smartphone is powered by Octa-core Qualcomm SDM660 Snapdragon 660 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB internal memory which can also be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. The camera on the Nokia 7 Plus comes with Dual 12MP rear Camera with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED (dual tone) flash and 16MP front shooting camera with autofocus. Nokia 7 Plus runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with a Non-removable Li-Ion 3800 mAh battery with Fast battery charging. It also has a Fingerprint sensor in the rear.

How to Unbrick, Downgrade or Flash Firmware on Nokia 7 Plus using OST Tool

Nokia 7 Plus comes with the latest Android update 8.0 Oreo out of the box. If you are a fan of Nokia, then you would be definitely knowing that Nokia 7 Plus has promised the next update of Android Oreo.

Yes! You heard me right! Now we have got the OST tool working from all the PC by using the patched OST tool. You need to download the official firmware for your phone and then download the OST (Online service tool) with the patch. You can follow the simple guide below on How to Flash the Nokia 7 Plus firmware using OST.

Thanks to @Quixote78 for patching the OST tool and the instructions to install the firmware. Full Credits to him for his hard work. Also Credits to blackpanther0582 for sharing this ROM on Nokia 7 Plus thread in XDA.

The Nokia 7 Plus Firmware file comes with .nb0 extension, so make sure to find a way to extract it.

If you have bricked your device then this guide will be very helpful to unbrick it. If you have installed root or installed any custom OS, then this guide will help you to revert back to stock ROM. This way you can claim the warranty in case if something goes wrong.

The advantage of Using Online Service Tool

  • Unbrick your Nokia 7 Plus smartphone.
  • Fix lag or battery issue.
  • You can revert back to stock ROM anytime.
  • Flashing firmware on Nokia 7 Plus is made easy.
  • Downgrade or Upgrade on Nokia 7 Plus.
  • Unroot your phone.
  • Fix the soft brick or boot loop issue on Nokia 7 Plus.

[su_note note_color=”#faf5d4″]The ROM is supported on Nokia 7 Plus with Model: TA-1062 & TA-1046.[/su_note]

Here are the download files

Download Nokia 7 Plus Firmware – TA-1062 & TA-1046 

Download OST ToolPatch File

How to Flash Firmware on Nokia 7 Plus using OST:

Follow the below guide to flash the official firmware on Nokia 7 Plus by using the Online Service tool. You need to first use the patch exe file to install.

Flash Nokia Firmware Using OST Tool

That’s it! You have successfully flashed the Firmware on Nokia 7 Plus using OST (Online Service Tool). Congrats! Enjoy!


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