First and foremost, consult the service center about the compatibility of technical equipment to Chinese phone and firmware that you want him to deliver. For example, if you want to put the original, it may not function due to differences in the technical features the original and Chinese phone. In this case, you will have to contact the service center for the firmware of the phone.
If everything is fine and the technical equipment of the phone will function normally with the original firmware. In order to install it manually, you will need to first sync your computer with your phone. If there is no bundled data cable and drivers, you will need to buy them separately, because flashing via bluetooth and infrared port impossible.
First, install the driver, then the software for the phone. Only after this connect phone to computer using usb wire. Remember that when flashing, you need to carefully follow the instructions in any case do not disconnect the phone until the firmware is completed.
In the service center to which you applied, can also be a Russian keyboard for your phone. Order it or buy if it is available. Also, if you think that the process of Russification of the phone is too complicated for you, you can contact them for the service of flashing the phone.
Advice 2: How to Russify the phone
Reflash the phone with the installation of Russified menu easy. This will require a correctly made cable and a special program that allows you to upload multi-language software in the phone.
You will need
- The cable corresponding to the "Pinout", phone plug, device driver, firmware program.
Purchase or download from the developer's site the software flashing for your mobile phone. You can use FlashTool or Spiderman 2.61 GB .
USB connecting cable with the emulator COM port connect computer and mobile phone. When enabled, the computer will detect a new unrecognized device, which opens the wizard for installing new hardware. Specify the full path to the appropriate device driver. In device Manager select the com port number in the Properties tab, set the desired speed.
Run the program FlashTool and configure it. Go to the Download Agent, then select the processor type of your mobile phone. Next, log on to Options in paragraph Baudrate specify the speed of the connecting cable, which is completely dependent on his chip.
In paragraph COM Port, select the port number where the connecting cable is connected, and Operation Method – select the NFB. Click the Read back button and Add. Then save the firmware file.
In the window that appears in the last field, enter the value 0х04000000 for flash 64 MB and 0х08000000 for flash 128 MB. Before downloading connecting file tab, select Read Page Only. This will allow the file to bin format to open the program FFME or MTK-RES V1.3.
Turn off the phone. On the Action menu log in to Read back. Turn on phone, wait until the moving lanes. Their blue color means that the flashing is in full swing.
Speed set out in paragraph Baudrate or the device Manager must match exactly in meaning. If, at the time the firmware will detect errors, it makes sense to reduce the speed in Baudrate and distort the phone's battery.
Depending on the port speed, use different emulators: for speeds below 115200 bit/sec suitable IC MAX232 or PL-2303; port speed up to 921600 bits/sec are acceptable FTDI. Cable use three wires – black, green, white. They put a phone plug.
Advice 3: What is grey phones
By purchasing a "gray" mobile phones, unreasonable buyers do not only provide yourself a lot of problems, but Finance sector of the shadow economy. What can cause the desire to save money and how to distinguish "grey" from the machine "white"?
The so-called gray products in General and mobile phones in particular – are goods imported into the country illegally. This is all that distinguishes them from the "white" machines – those bought from the manufacturer or official distributor and certified to be sold in Russian stores. The "gray" phone is not fake.
Contrary to popular myth, the cost of "grey" and "white" phones are not too radically different: the first price is lower by about 10-20 dollars.
In the case where illegally imported certified goods, the difference between "white" and "gray" phone, the buyer will not feel. Therefore, the "gray" phones are in great demand among the population – after all, if there is no difference, why pay more? However, "gray" goods, in contrast to the official, not under warranty and sometimes after-sales service. Therefore, in the case of failure to carry the mobile in service center will be impossible. If the phone gets lost or stolen, law enforcement will not be able to find him.
In the case where imported uncertified products. Consumers can expect a lot of surprises. For example, if a batch of mobile phones was not intended for import into the Russian Federation, the menu will be missing the Russian language.
There are some General signs of "gray" telephones: along with the suspiciously low price, to include no logos ESAs and the PCT, the presence of foreign labels with the names of foreign mobile operators (Vodafone, VimpelCom, Orange) mismatch IMEI (international mobile equipment identity) applied to the body under the battery and the specified on the box.
The sellers of "gray" mobile phones are unable to provide the buyer with official warranty card, instead they give only a guarantee of a certain service.
The greatest number of "grey" mobile phones and smart phones sold through online shops.
The most effective way to distinguish "gray" phone from "white" to call the hotline of the manufacturer. Having called on it, you need to specify your IMEI, and if the information about it will not, it would automatically mean that the device number is not certified.