Instructions, with a detailed and step-by-step explanation, on flashing the Lenovo A6000 smartphone to the new version of Android OS, update, custom firmware. As well as obtaining Root (superuser rights) on the Lenovo A6000 and installing custom TWRP recovery.
Lenovo A6000 firmware manual
Before flashing the smartphone, you must first charge it to 100%, and in the meantime, while the phone is charging, download all the necessary files to your PC, namely:
Firmware for Lenovo A6000
Unzip the archive with the drivers and run the installer as administrator. Choose all items by default, click everywhere Next
We pick up the Lenovo A6000 phone and turn it off, holding the Volume up button, turn on the A6000 power button, after vibro release the power button and then releasing the volume button after a couple of seconds, the 9091 mode devices will be installed on the PC.
I highly recommend making a preliminary reset to the factory settings on the phone.
Next, download the Downloader Lenovo V1.0.2 firmware program itself, unpack the downloaded archive into a folder without spaces and Russian letters on the way. Run the flasher as administrator:
Program settings do not need to be changed, select the folder into which you unpacked the archive with the Lenovo A6000 firmware:
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After choosing the firmware, feel free to click on the arrow in the upper left corner, thereby starting the firmware process. Then turn off the smartphone, hold the Volume up button, turn on the smartphone with the power button, after the vibration release the power button and then release the volume button after a couple of seconds. you will see such a menu:
And only then connect your Lenovo A6000 to your PC using the included USB cable. The program itself will put it into firmware mode (download mod), if you connect it for the first time, new device drivers will be installed and only then the smartphone will start flashing. Usually, the firmware process takes 6. 7 minutes, but the time may vary, it all depends on your computer. At the end of the program you will be informed:
That’s it! Turn off your smartphone, after the first start, enter the desired region code, after changing the region I recommend immediately making a wipe. and use your smartphone!
Installing custom recovery (Recovery) on Lenovo A6000
Download and unzip ADB RECOVERY FLASH to your PC. Run the file Flasher Recovery.exe.
After starting, you need to select the desired recovery version (by entering the number that corresponds to the desired item), and press “Enter”.
There are also additional functions like loading into recovery or bootloader.
Getting Root on a Lenovo A6000
To get Root on a smartphone Lenovo A6000 must have a custom recovery (recovery) TWRP. Only through it you can install the necessary files. If you already have TWRP Recovery installed, then download these archives:
Then we copy one of the archives to the internal memory of the device, reboot the smartphone in TWRP Recovery mode Click Instal
Select the UPDATE-SuperSU-v2zip archive
Swipe to the right and wait for the installation process to complete.
Click Reboot System
Installation is over! You have got Root on Lenovo A6000