/* * Your data will be lost! Backup before doing this. * You'll still get OTA updates. */
- December 2017 OTA - Download links: TA-1021, TA-1025, TA-1033, TA-1039
- OST LA - Download link
- China variant's Firmware - Download D1C-562F-0-00CN-B01_Exploit.7z from here
Copy the December OTA to your SDcard or PC.
Once you have taken a backup of your data, reboot to recovery. If you have the December OTA in your SDcard, select "Apply update from SD card" and select the file. Else if you have it your PC, select "Install update from ADB" and use "adb sideload <filename>" to flash it. The installation will fail. Reboot once. Now your bootloader will be downgraded to Nougat.
Extract OST LA properly. In the extracted folder right click on setup.bat, run it with administrator privileges. After the procedures are completed, open "OST 604 FIH Mobile" in the start menu. Connect your phone to PC and select "Reboot to bootloader" from recovery. Load the .mlf file from D1C-562F-0-00CN-B01_Exploit folder. Uncheck "Check System AP Status" and click next. You'll get a warning that the software versions don't match. Click OK and continue. OST will prompt you to erase data, accept that too. The OST will now flash the software. Wait for it to complete.
Once it is complete, the phone will reboot. Complete the initial setup. Congrats! You have successfully converted your Nokia 6 into a China variant. You can install the Google Play store apk from here.
Some cool features you'll be getting:
- Long Screenshot
- Screen recording
- Smart alert
- Double tap status bar to sleep
- Direct call and answer
- One hand mode
- Network speed indicator
- and more ...