Wearable Apps w/ Andreas Göransson – XDA:DevCon 2014

XDA:DevCon 2014 in Manchester, UK featured quite a few interesting topics as … more

Browse Your Files with Ease using MK Explorer

Google has made quite an effort in perfecting the powerful and multi-faceted OS that we know as … more

How to Fix the Nexus Available Storage Bug – XDA TV

Is your Nexus device only showing half of the available storage as it should? Many … more

Don’t Forget About Birthdays with Birthday Reminder

A person’s birthday is, without a doubt,one of the most important days in his … more

Welcome to XDA

Search to go directly to your device's forum

Register an account

Unlock full posting privileges

Ask a question

No registration required
Post Reply

[Q] Hard bricked Note 3

OP johnzors

17th August 2014, 07:25 AM   |  #1  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
13 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2013
I'm afraid I made of hard bricked my note 3 ( yes I know this may be hard to do)... I tried installing clockwork mod and rooting my N900-Canadian Version. I am now a continuous loop in which my phone is trying to continuously go into boot mode not the actual startup screen. ODIN is not detecting it because it's not starting up. I cant put it into any other mode either. What do I do?
18th August 2014, 03:37 AM   |  #2  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
8 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by johnzors

I'm afraid I made of hard bricked my note 3 ( yes I know this may be hard to do)... I tried installing clockwork mod and rooting my N900-Canadian Version. I am now a continuous loop in which my phone is trying to continuously go into boot mode not the actual startup screen. ODIN is not detecting it because it's not starting up. I cant put it into any other mode either. What do I do?

i think your device have been soft brick, just with boot loop or loop on recovery, if you use philz's recovery version, you can flash a zip file to resolve the end of this problem, i don't know what recovery version that you're using. Now, you must take your device return the time you begin with the tools like kdz tool, or flash tool on lg devices.
Last edited by keveinee; 18th August 2014 at 03:43 AM.
19th August 2014, 08:53 PM   |  #3  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
13 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by keveinee

i think your device have been soft brick, just with boot loop or loop on recovery, if you use philz's recovery version, you can flash a zip file to resolve the end of this problem, i don't know what recovery version that you're using. Now, you must take your device return the time you begin with the tools like kdz tool, or flash tool on lg devices.

Thanks for the help.. It's was actually a soft brick then but now my device wont turn on. Can't enter recovery mode at all. It's a hard brick. I've seen a post where they explain how to perform an unbrick but I'm not sure if I need a specific debrick,img file for my N900w8 to mount on my micro SD card. Can you help me out?
20th August 2014, 02:53 AM   |  #4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
8 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by johnzors

Thanks for the help.. It's was actually a soft brick then but now my device wont turn on. Can't enter recovery mode at all. It's a hard brick. I've seen a post where they explain how to perform an unbrick but I'm not sure if I need a specific debrick,img file for my N900w8 to mount on my micro SD card. Can you help me out?

Press and hold 2 key volume up and volume down, and plug in your device to your computer machine. if have "download mode" on screen your phone, your device can be cured and if not. If have, i will help you next steps.
20th August 2014, 04:44 AM   |  #5  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
13 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by keveinee

Press and hold 2 key volume up and volume down, and plug in your device to your computer machine. if have "download mode" on screen your phone, your device can be cured and if not. If have, i will help you next steps.

It does not have download mode..There is no Power at all. The phone is hard bricked . Appreciate the help! What do I do?
21st August 2014, 02:53 AM   |  #6  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
8 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2014
Quote:
Originally Posted by johnzors

It does not have download mode..There is no Power at all. The phone is hard bricked . Appreciate the help! What do I do?

charge fully your device first. and do it with my guide ago. maybe you will see "download mode".
21st August 2014, 03:37 AM   |  #7  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 591
 
3,106 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2010
Donate to Me
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by keveinee

Press and hold 2 key volume up and volume down, and plug in your device to your computer machine. if have "download mode" on screen your phone, your device can be cured and if not. If have, i will help you next steps.

Pretty sure that no Samsung phones made in the last couple of years gets into Download Mode like that any more.

OP: You might need a jtag service such as this:

http://mobiletechvideos.mybigcommerc...-brick-repair/
21st August 2014, 06:06 AM   |  #8  
OP Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
13 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by es0tericcha0s

Pretty sure that no Samsung phones made in the last couple of years gets into Download Mode like that any more.

OP: You might need a jtag service such as this:

http://mobiletechvideos.mybigcommerc...-brick-repair/

Thanks a lot! I'd like to try doing it myself before I resort to sending it off somewhere. But if worst comes to worst I'll do that. There has got to be a way to fix this

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes