How to Fix Lenovo A536 by Flashing Firmware


Fix Or Factory Reset Your Lenovo A536 By Flashing Its Stock ROM / Firmware

Front and Back Photo of Lenovo A536
Lenovo A536 Photo by MZtech

Lenovo A536 Specification:

Year Released: 2014

SIM and Network: Dual MicroSim, GSM/HSPA

Size (Dimension): 5.50 x 2.83 x 0.39 in , weight - 148g

Screen: 5.0 in Multitouch Capacitive Touchscreen, 16M colors

Platform: Android O.S. 4.4.2 KitKat

Chipset: MediaTek MT6582M

CPU: Quad-Core 1.3Ghz Cortex A7

Memory: 8 GB Internal, 1 GB RAM, micro SD up to 32 GB 

Camera: 5 MP (Megapixel) auto-focus with LED flash, 2 MP Secondary Camera, 1080p Video Resolution

Battery: Li-Po (Lithium Polymer) 2000 mAh (milliampere-hour), up to 300 hours standby time, up to 12 hours talk time

Why do you need to flash Lenovo a536 back to its stock ROM / firmware? There are various reasons but most of the time you need to flash it if:
  • Wiping it back to factory settings doesn't work.
  • Stuck at boot logo
  • Phone won't start up / turn on.
  • Forgotten pattern lock

How to flash Lenovo A536:

Things you need to download:
  • Lenovo A536 Stock Rom / Firmware.
Download Lenovo A536 Firmware File

  • SP Flash Tool.

  • Mediatek Drivers.

  1. Extract downloaded Stock ROM zip file.
  2. Extract SP Flash Tool.
  3. Run SP Flash Tool. Click on scatter file and load the scatter file found in extracted ROM file.
  4. Click on Download button.
  5. Turn off your phone and connect to PC using USB (Universal Serial Bus) cord.
  6. And wait for flashing to start by seeing the tab on SP Flash Tool loads with color red followed by color yellow. You will see a check mark pop up when it's done successfully.
When you click Download Button in SP Flash Tool and you see an error message pop-up,
BROM Error
,format the device first before flashing.

If you have questions, need assistance, or feedback, feel free to post your comments below.

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  1. hi. i have a question. why does it not respond when I hit the download button on the SP Flash tool? I had downloaded the firmware, the download agent and the scatter-loading file. please help :(

    1. Hello Sakura,
      Try rebooting your PC, reinstall SP Flash tool, or format your Lenovo in SP Flash Tool before flashing..Update me if these options didn't solve your issue. Thanks


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