Qualcomm SmartPhone Upgrade Tool: Download
How to USE Qualcomm SmartPhone Upgrade Tool:
This tool is used for the Qualcomm smart phones to upgrade software. This tool can support the MSM8916 and the MSM8909 platform，and can support Android software to download and Windows 10 software to download.
This tool’s name: “Qualcomm Smartphone Multi-Port Software Upgrade Tool”, it can support 16 COM ports synchronous download, it comes with md5 detection function, used for checking the software floder is lost file or not.
Note: Before you use this tool, need to install the Microsoft FrameWork .net 4.0, if the PC OS has not installed, please download it form network. In addition, also need to install the Qualcomm Smartphone driver, It is named: Uniscope_Qualcomm driver_V1.0.1.rar.
- Run The program
Please double-click the icon to run，the main interface as shown below figure:
The following will introduce some of the settings related to upgrade software, if there are some settings not mentioned, please keep the default state.
- Loader Soft folder
This function is used for loading the software folder. For example figure:
At this point, we slecte the software is L600_UNISCOPE_B7_V0911B442_CS.bin, which we want to download, and then click the OK button to confirm. After loading, the tool will check the MD5 file
If check the MD5 file not pass, indicated that the software folder may have lost some of the files, this download tool will not be used. Only checking the MD5 file passed, this download tool can be used.
Select Com Port
This tool can support 16 Com Ports, in fact, which Com port is used, we will choose this Com port. Which Com port is not to be used, please don’t check on it.
For example, if we use the COM3, pelaese check on the COM3. As shown below figure:
If we choose a Com port, the corresponding Start button can also be used, As shown above
Note: If you use the COM port is not between the default COM3 and COM18, please click the COM drop-down list box to select the corresponding COM port. As shown below：
Open Device Manager
This function is used to view the COM ports by the smart phone enumerated. This is convenient for the users to select the desired COM port.
Open Device Manager
This function is used to open the tool’s manual, the users can see it, to upgrade the software.
Steps and process of software upgrade :
The download steps are as follows:
- The first, to load the software image folder: click on the “Load Soft folder” to load.
- The next, to select each branch to be used by the COM port, which COM port is used, please choose it, which COM port is not used, please uncheck.
- The next, If you use the “boot mode” to download: first, support power supply for the phone, and then boot the phone. Finally, plug in the USB cable(At this time, the phone enumerate port is Diagnostics port). If you use the “power off mode” to download: first, turn off the smartphone, next, press the volume up key and the volume down key at the same time, and then plug in the USB cable(At this time, the phone enumerate port is QDloader port). We suggest that you first adopted “boot mode” to download.
- Click on the “start all” button or “start” button to download software.
The download processes are as follows (use the “boot mode” to download):
Step 1: Please boot the phone to enter into the standby mode, and then plug in the USB cable.
Run the tool and click the Load Soft Folder button to load the software folder, which the bin files in it. As shown below
We select the “i-mobile_IQ_513_DTV_V0912B494_CS.bin” folder, which we want. And then, click on the OK button to confirm. At this point, the tool will check the md5 file, as shown below
And then, click the Open Device Manager button to open the Device Manager, as shown below
We click the Ports (COM & LPT) to view the COM, which be enumerated by the phone. It is , so we need to select the COM10 on the tool interface, as shown below
We click on the Start button or the Start All button to start to download the software. As shown below
This Picture displays: The tool has found the COM 10 port, and then, start to communicate with the phone
The tool is downloading the software into the phone
Q & A:
The smart phone can not enumerate a port(Diagnostics com or QDlaoder com):
If download software failed, and then the phone cannot enumerate a port, at this time you need to make the phone to enter the emergency download mode to complete the download. So you need to do this: short circuit the two emergency download test points under the SIM card slot, at the same time press the power key, and then give the phone power supply, finally plug in the USB cable. At this time, in the port of the device manager, you can see a port appeared, which is a QDloader 9008 Com. Next, open the software download tool to start to download the software.
The two emergency download test points as shown blew (As shown in the red box):
The QDloader Com as shown blew (As shown in the red box):
- The smart phone can not continue to download by a QDlaoder port:
If you download fail by a QDlaoder port(use the power off mode to download ), and you don’t have to remove the battery, you want to download again, the tool cannot continue to download. You must first remove the battery, it can continue to download again.