Firmware Update Vivo Z5x

Here is the complete guide about Vivo Z5x Firmware Update. You can update firmware via recovery mode. Update to the latest stock ROM with flash file.

This process will erase all your Vivo Z5x phone data like media files, contacts, and apps, etc. You must back up your phone data to prevent data loss. And you must charge your phone battery above 50%.

 

Here you can download original manufacturer firmware or flash file for free and install on your Vivo Z5x device flash memory.

 

The Following Data will be deleted after Flashing the ROM

  • Media files (Photos, Videos, and Music files, etc)
  • Contacts
  • Downloaded Apps
  • System and app data
  • App settings
  • Google and other accounts

 

 

What is the Stock ROM?

Stock ROMs are the ones which come by default in Android Devices like phones and tablets etc. These are customized versions of Android developed by manufacturers (Like Google etc) and carriers to let users stick to their devices with unique looks and features. All the “out-of-the-box” smartphones or tablets or other devices are all shipped with stock ROM.

 

 

Update Firmware with Flash File

The Android phones with Android 8 and higher version cannot flash with the lower version (You can check the current version of your Vivo Z5x phone in Settings > System update).

 

You can update the firmware with a flash file with this method. Install the latest version of stock ROM of your Vivo Z5x mobile.

Method – 1

  • First, Download the Firmware Update file and move to phone storage or SD Card storage.
  • Switch off your mobile, by holding the power button.
  • Now, Hold down the Volume Up + Power Button.
  • When you see the Logo screen, release all the buttons.
  • Afterward, you will see the Fastboot Mode.

Vivo Recovery Mode

  • Now Select Recovery Mode option, using Volume buttons and press the Power button to confirm.
  • Next, Select the wipe data option.
  • Afterward, Choose Wipe Data option, Using Volume Buttons and confirm with Power button.
  • After wiping completed, again go to recovery mode.

Vivo Install update option

  • Next, Select Install Update option and then Locate Downloaded Firmware Update file from Storage.
  • After that, Tap on the Firmware Update file and install it.

 

Method – 2

  • First, Download the Firmware Update file and move to SD Card storage.
  • Switch off your mobile, by holding the power button.
  • Now, Hold down the Volume Up + Power Button
  • When you see the Logo screen, release all the buttons.
  • Afterward, you will see the Fastboot Mode.
  • Now Select Recovery Mode option, using Volume buttons and press the Power button to confirm.
  • Next, Select the wipe data option.
  • Afterward, Choose Wipe Data option, Using Volume Buttons and confirm with Power button.
  • After that, Choose Confirm option.
  • Select Back to the menu and Choose Reboot.
  • Once that is done, select the option to Reboot System.

Vivo File Install option

  • Now Download the Firmware Update file and move to Drive storage {Do not put the file in the folder}.
  • Then Locate Downloaded Firmware Update file from Storage.
  • After that, Tap on the Firmware Update file and install it.

 

Don’t install this firmware file on any other phones.

 

 

How to Exit Recovery mode

If you stuck at recovery mode or do you want to exit from recovery, Follow these steps.

  • After you enter the Recovery Mode menu.
  • Then Select Reboot System option, using Volume buttons and press the Power button to confirm.
  • Next, Your device will be rebooted automatically.
  • You have successfully exited Recovery mode

Note: You can also exit by the press and hold the power button for a while.

 

 

Download the Firmware or Flash File

Here you can download the latest Stock ROM or Firmware file for your Vivo Z5x Android phone.

After entering into Vivo official website, click System Update > select the region (Country) your phone belongs to > choose the model number of your Vivo phone, then click Download to download the firmware or Funtouch OS for your phone.

 

Download Vivo Z5x Flash File

 

 

Questions and Answers

Can I install the firmware of other phones in my Vivo Z5x phone?

The firmware or Stock ROM is not the same for all Android phones. So trying to install Vivo flash file on any other phone.

 

Can I downgrade my Vivo Z5x phone to the lower Android version?

You can not downgrade to the lower version if your phone has Android 8 or higher version. If you want to downgrade to the lower version, please go the nearest Vivo service center.

 

It prompts “Decryption unsuccessful” while installing the firmware. What should I do?

Please don`t worry, come to Vivo service center near you and they will help you solve this issue.

 

 

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