The latest Android OS Lollipop is spreading all over the world now a days for most of the Smartphones and maximum users having an Android device wish to get this Android updated OS version. Android 5.0 update was only available for the Nexus devices mostly and other devices like Samsung, LG and SONY flagships are now receiving the Lollipop updates. The Official Android 5.0 Lollipop update has now been released for the budget handset, XOLO One, which is now live by rolling out the first Lollipop Over-The-Air (OTA). So this is a good news for the XOLO One users that XOLO is pushing the OTA updates of Lollipop 5.0.
You can check the OTA notification on your device and from there you’ll be able to update your device but if you are from a certain country where this update is not yet available then go ahead and follow the given guide to update XOLO One to the official Android 5.0 manually.
This is an official firmware released by XOLO, installing this update will not root your device or void wits warranty. This guide is only applicable to the XOLO One device.
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Before Getting Started:
- Create a proper backup of all your data and settings manually of your device like SMS, MMS, Call Log, Contacts and media files etc in your PC.
- Enable USB Debugging Mode by heading over to “Settings > Developer Options”
- Ensure that your XOLO One has at least 70% of charge before proceeding to the firmware installation.
- Download and install the XOLO One USB Drivers on the PC.
Steps to Update XOLO One to Android 5.0 Lollipop Manually:
Step No 1:- First, download XOLO One Android 5.0 Lollipop (update.zip) from the above given link. Do not extract the “Update.zip” file.
Step No 2:- Connect your XOLO One device to the PC using its USB data cable.
Step No 3:- Turn off the device for a while and then turn it on and wait for the Green Android Logo to be appeared on the screen.
Step No 4:- Mount the USB storage of your XOLO One to the PC by tapping the Turn On USB storage option to mount the Xolo One on your PC.
Step No 5:- Open the XOLO One’s mounted storage volume on your PC.
Step No 6:- Copy the update.zip file to the SD Card or internal storage of your XOLO One.
Step No 7:- Tap on Turn off storage on the phone and unplug it from the PC.
Step No 8:- Launch XOLO Care app on the device and then tap on update tab.
Step No 9:- Click on Check for software update → Check for updates.
Step No 10:- XOLO Care app will search for the update.zip file automatically which you have already transferred to your phone in Step No 6.
Step No 11:- After finding the update.zip file having size 557.72MB, an update option will be appeared for this package.
Step No 12:- Choose the update package and tap on Continue to install the update.
Step No 13:- Your device will reboot automatically after the installation process is completed.
Done! You’ve successfully updated XOLO One to the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop update via official OTA manually.
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