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  1. hikari_calyx

    Thread [EXPERIMENTAL] Treble Partition Enabler

    * // Disclaimer! // * * Your warranty is now void. * * We are not responsible for bricked devices, dead OTGs, * thermonuclear war or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before flashing it! YOU...
  2. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader for Nokia 2.2

    Now the last piece of puzzle of Nokia x.2 series bootloader unlock line has been completed, thanks to the help of a member called Woke_World. After I read his procedure, I decided to optimize the entire procedure and use my own firmware file to achieve it. Step 1: Do full backup (For this case...
  3. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader for Nokia 8.3 5G

    Existing Android 10 builds has a critical problem, that allowed us to flash or erase any bootloader partition even if the bootloader is not unlocked. However, Android 11 builds blocked this method. Therefore, I think it's time to disclose the unlock method now. It's known working on both...
  4. hikari_calyx

    Thread Bootloader Unlock method for this phone has been found

    I suspect if the triple-color company is going to block this immediately. To prevent that's happening, I'd rather wait for their attitude in next OS update. Update: Unlock method is published. https://forum.xda-developers.com/t/guide-how-to-unlock-the-bootloader-for-nokia-8-3-5g.4233949/
  5. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 11 Build for Nokia 8.1 - X7

    #include <std_disclaimer.h> /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM * before...
  6. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to eliminate the slot of an A/B device (pre-Android 10) into Aonly device

    This guide should be generic for all of Qualcomm A/B devices came with Android 9 or older out of box - in other words, devices with "super" partition are not applicable. For some reason, if you prefer custom ROM rather than stock, or you want to get more storage space especially for 32GB or...
  7. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to backup and restore bootloader unlock status for your phone

    The bootloader unlock for Nokia 5.1 Plus X5 is available for paid service that you find online (sorry, cannot disclose where to request or it will violate the rules here). However, the bootloader unlock flag can be backed up, once we did readback right after bootloader unlocked remotely. Using...
  8. hikari_calyx

    Thread [IDEA] Some idea to install Android 10 internal build for Nokia 3.1 Plus

    WARNING! Downgrade Nokia 3.1 Plus is pretty dangerous! If you didn't make any backup before, you may break your phone! During partition backup, you'll need to backup following partitions: proinfo, nvram, nvdata, protect1, protect2 - and most importantly, fdp! I needn't to mention about...
  9. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Android 10 internal update for Nokia 5.1 Plus

    WARNING: This package is never meant for non-experienced members! Chinese translation of this guide is on the way. (本教程的中文版仍在编写中) #include <std_disclaimer.h> /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired...
  10. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Android 10 Internal Build for Nokia 8 Sirocco

    To users who have installed this internal build, please share your experience report here if you're willing to, thanks. If HMD will push Android 10 officially, you can install it under ADB sideload easily and link will be posted here. Internal build version: A1N-5060-0-00WW-B01 It will be...
  11. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 10 Build for Nokia 9 PureView

    To users who have installed this internal build, please share your experience report here if you're willing to, thanks. Now I think Android 10 for Nokia 9 is stable enough and will be released to public soon, so I think it's time to post it here. If HMD will push Android 10 officially, you can...
  12. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 10 build for Nokia 7.1

    Now I think it's time to bring you back to canary labs faster than beta labs. Internal build version: CTL-4040-0-00WW-B01 It will be updated from: CTL-354K-0-00WW-B01, which is not pushed to public As I've warned before - having an unlocked bootloader is strongly recommended. So recent builds...
  13. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 10 build for Nokia 6.1 (non TA-1054)

    To users who have installed this internal build, please share your experience report here if you're willing to, thanks. Now I think it's time to bring you back to canary labs faster than beta labs. Internal build version: PL2-4040-0-00WW-B01 It will be updated from: PL2-354N-0-00WW-B01, which...
  14. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 10 build for Nokia 6.1 Plus X6

    Now I think it's time to bring you back to canary labs faster than beta labs. Internal build version: DRG-4040-0-00WW-B01 It will be updated from: DRG-354N-0-00WW-B01, which is released October 2019 Security Update As I've warned before - having an unlocked bootloader is strongly recommended...
  15. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Internal Android 10 build for Nokia 7 Plus

    Now I think it's time to bring you back to canary labs faster than beta labs. Internal build version: B2N-4040-0-00WW-B01 It will be updated from: B2N-354K-0-00WW-B01, which is not pushed to public As I've warned before - having an unlocked bootloader is strongly recommended. So recent builds...
  16. hikari_calyx

    Thread [FASTBOOT][UNOFFICIAL][9.0] Android One port for Nokia 7

    #include <std_disclaimer.h> /* * Your warranty is now void. * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this ROM before flashing...
  17. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to dump boot image and root Nokia 3.2 / 4.2

    So after you unlock the bootloader successfully, you definitely want to install custom ROM, or at least root the phone, right? Here's the guide about rooting Nokia 3.2 / 4.2. This guide could probably work on Nokia 6.2 / 7.2 in the future. Step 1: Unlock the bootloader...
  18. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to trigger the Nokia 3.2 to EDL mode

    In case HMD blocked the Allowing "OEM unlocking" function on Nokia 3.2, or if you bricked the phone accidently, here's how to trigger the phone to EDL mode: - Power off the phone - Remove the SIM tray - Peel off the back cover with fingernails, or something like small jailbar - Unscrew screws...
  19. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 4.2

    WARNING! THIS GUIDE REQUIRES DISASSEMBLY, SO YOU WILL DEFINITELY LOSE THE WARRANTY! DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK! So after I got a Nokia 4.2 prototype by opportunity, I just found the theory of bootloader unlocking. Tricking development options for allowing "OEM unlocking" no longer works on latest...
  20. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to root Red Hydrogen One Aluminum (H1A1000)

    Hi all, For those who don't know, I'm known for rooting HMD Nokia Android Phones. So after few hours testing, I finally found out how to root it. Note, I've only dumped stock ROM from Verizon Wireless Variant as it's the only variant I've obtained so far. For non-operator variant and AT&T...
  21. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 1 Plus

    Thanks to a member of my group testing, here's the information we know: - Initial firmware can unlock the bootloader easily, newer versions are not sure (You can downgrade with SP Flash Tool anyway) - Then the unlock key is the md5 of serial number So FIH made the mistake again. Here's how to...
  22. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to dump and write back the storage on most of Qualcomm devices

    This is a generic guide that could be suitable for many Qualcomm based devices, once the phone can be triggered to EDL mode. To make sure this guide will work as expect, following requirements are needed: - Know how to trigger the phone to EDL mode, and you can force reboot the phone (Required...
  23. hikari_calyx

    Thread [Tools] NB1-Collision Unlocker V1.0.4.4

    As mentioned in following topic before: Nokia 5 and 6 Nokia 8.1 Nokia 2.1 and V The NB1-Collision is a new method to unlock the bootloader freely. In case you don't want to read the guide, here's how NB1-Collision works. It will use existing leaks of supported devices listed below to fake your...
  24. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 2.1 and 2.1V

    The overall procedure is too simple, let me tell you how. UPDATE: Looks like it's also applicable on Nokia 2.1 V by analyzing aboot. So previous NB1-Collision reserved as reference of EDL method, in case HMD may block it soon. Please let me know if it doesn't work on your current firmware...
  25. hikari_calyx

    Thread [NB1-Collision] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 2.1 V

    WARNING: Overall procedure requires disassembly, YOU MAY LOSE WARRANTY. I'm not responsible for bricking or damaging your device! PLEASE DO IT AT YOUR OWN RISK! For Nokia 2.1, please read: https://forum.xda-developers.com/nokia-2-1/how-to/guide-how-to-unlock-bootloader-nokia-2-1-t3938089 If...
  26. hikari_calyx

    Thread [NB1-Collision] [Alternate method] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 5 and 6

    Like the alternate Nokia 8.1 Bootloader Unlock method before, here's what you need: - TWRP accessibility with proper bootloader downgrading. You must use Chinese 7to TWRP I posted last year (In Nokia 6 Root Guide) to achieve this (either 3.1.1 or 3.2.1 are OK), so downgrading the bootloader...
  27. hikari_calyx

    Thread [NB1-Collision] [Alternate method] How to unlock the bootloader of Nokia 8.1 (X7)

    WARNING: Overall procedure requires disassembly and you will lose warranty definitely! I'm not responsible for bricking or damaging your device! It's not meant for average users at all! You can consider import Nokia X7 from China for test subject, as it's cheaper than Nokia 8.1. Let me tell...
  28. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to enlarge the system and vendor partition of your Nokia 6.1 Plus X6

    For some reason, Nokia 6.1 Plus X6 has smaller system and vendor partition than Nokia 7 Plus. Nokia 7 Plus has following size of both partitions: system_a/b: 3,221,225,472 bytes vendor_a/b: 1,073,741,824 bytes Nokia 6.1 Plus X6 has following size of both partitions: system_a/b: 2,684,354,560...
  29. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to flash payload.bin as fastboot images

    I just finished an update to my flashing script, now it will work with payload.bin and unpacked payload files. Currently, only gsi_sdm660_64 models are available for this option. And Windows only, too. PLEASE ENSURE YOUR PHONE HAS UNLOCKED BOOTLOADER, OTHERWISE THIS GUIDE IS USELESS. Let me...
  30. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] Workaround of flashing "New Sparse" Android Pie firmware by yourself

    [GUIDE] Workaround of flashing "New Sparse" Android Pie firmware by yourself This guide is a supplement of previous topic: https://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=3793791 And it can be applied on following models: Nokia 6.1 / X6 / 6.1 Plus Nokia 7 / 7.1 / 7 Plus Nokia 8 / Sirocco...
  31. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to flash MIUI 10 build on your phone

    NOTE: This guide is meant for this thread: https://forum.xda-developers.com/nokia-7-plus/development/9-0-miui-10-nokia-fihgsisdm66064-t3900312 This guide may unusable on newer builds in the future. In case you want to restore back to stock, firmware can be downloaded from...
  32. hikari_calyx

    Thread [9.0][sGSI] MIUI 10 for Nokia fih_gsi_sdm660_64 Devices - UNOFFICIAL

    MIUI 10 for HMD Nokia Phone Project WYSIWYG Based on Android 9.0 From Xiaomi.EU and few Chinese customized features added What's working? - VoLTE - Fingerprint - Magisk 18.1 root - Xiaomi Account login - Google Account Bugs: - Stock camera not working, use GCam provided - Flashlight in...
  33. hikari_calyx

    Thread [Knowledge] About FIH Firmware Build Version Format + OTA Package Name Correction

    This is what you definitely need to know if you plan to flash a Nokia or Sharp (not the Japanese exclusive models) Android phone. The "Software Version" in "About Phone" (e.g.00CN_5_620_SP04)is not FIH firmware build version. The exact FIH firmware build version is located in systeminfo...
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    Thread [GUIDE] How to install early Android Pie build on Nokia 8 Sirocco

    Method is simple: 1. Download all of the packages provided in here: If you're using Global Firmware (A1N-310*-0-00WW-B0*): https://www.androidfilehost.com/?w=files&flid=288061 If you're using China Firmware (A1N-311*-0-00CN-B0*): https://www.androidfilehost.com/?w=files&flid=288062 2. Place...
  36. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install early Android Pie build on Nokia 5

    In this guide, I'll provide two different methods to get Android Pie on your Nokia 5. Both methods will erase your userdata. I only tested it on TA-1024, but it should also work on TA-1053. Here's an important hint: Nokia 5 (ND1) and Nokia 6 (D1C or PLE) can flash each other's stock firmware...
  37. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to root Android Pie build (Temporarily Guide)

    Here's how to root: 1. Extract the D1C-0-6120-00CN-boot.img from my homebrew firmware written in previous guide, or extract the boot.img from the OTA package. (Later versions will also provide the patched boot image) 2. Copy this boot.img to Download directory. 3. Install latest Magisk...
  38. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install early Android Pie build on Nokia 6

    In this guide, I'll provide two different methods to get Android Pie on your Nokia 6. Both methods will erase your userdata. Here's an important hint: Nokia 5 (ND1) and Nokia 6 (D1C or PLE) can flash each other's stock firmware, including TA-1000 Chinese firmware. If you're eager to experience...
  39. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to flash 6GB RAM Nokia X6 properly

    Many of 6GB RAM Nokia X6 has an issue, that you can't flash system partition properly - after 1st sparse flashed, fastboot will prompt "error flashing partition". This guide introduces a workaround for this issue. I still don't clear the pattern of 6GB RAM Nokia X6 that can't flash...
  40. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to root MediaTek-based AB partition schemed Nokia Android Phones

    Unlike the previous root guide written for Nokia 7 Plus, this guide requires to use MTK SP Flash Tool to dump stock boot. Why I suddenly release this guide? Because I found the method to unlock the bootloader for Nokia X5 / 5.1 Plus, but the unlock guide is unsuitable to disclose here right...
  41. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to install Global Android 10 into TA-1054 (Need unlocked bootloader)

    To Content farms like GETDROIDTIPS: DO NOT REPOST OR REFORM MY TOPIC ON YOUR WEBSITE WITHOUT INFORMING ME! Recent Android 10 update fixed support for TA-1054 hardware, so we can do global conversion right now. Anything older will break the phone and you have to disassemble the phone and utilize...
  42. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to Convert your Nokia X5 to Global Nokia 5.1 Plus / Unbrick Guide

    Unlike previously released Qualcomm based Nokia phones, Nokia X5 uses MediaTek Helio P60 processor. However, unlike Nokia 3, it no longer uses authentication file, this will make unbrick easier. After you read the full guide, you should understand how to unbrick your phone. This guide should...
  43. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to check if your phone is a prototype device

    Few members like me may have bought prototype Nokia phones. There're two simple methods to check if your phone is a prototype device. Method 1: Check "Certification". On Android 7.x and 8.0, you can find this in Settings - System - About Phone - Certification. On Android 8.1, you can find this...
  44. hikari_calyx

    Thread [OTA] Nokia 6.1 Plus (a.k.a Nokia X6, Codename DRG) Update DDLs

    These update packages should work on global variant Nokia X6. Usage: Confirm your current version by dialing *#*#227#*#* before update. Then download the package and rename to the specific filename I gave, place it to root directory of internal storage and dial *#*#874#*#* to update. After...
  45. hikari_calyx

    Thread [PROJECT] FIH Firmware Download Site

    Hi all, Few users may have found my topic on DOSPY forum that I provided firmware download for Chinese users via Baidu Netdisk. Because Chinese users can obtain free 2TB storage space on Baidu Netdisk, it's pretty convenient to provide huge amounts of firmware at once, although download speed is...
  46. hikari_calyx

    Thread [OTA] Nokia 2 (Codename E1M) Update DDLs

    To moderators: There's no Nokia 2 forum in XDA-developers, please move it when Nokia 2 forum is available, thx These update packages should work on TA-1007, TA-1029 and TA-1035. Usage: Confirm your current version by dialing *#*#227#*#* before update. Then download the package and rename to...
  47. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to unlock the bootloader (alternate method)

    Well, this method is different from the paid method that forbidden by forum. As far as I know, this method tested on following models: - Nokia 6.1 (TA-1054 only) - Nokia 7 - Nokia 8 - Sharp Aquos S2 WARNING! THIS METHOD IS PRETTY COMPLICATED AND DANGEROUS! I'M NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR BRICKING THE...
  48. hikari_calyx

    Thread [GUIDE] How to change SKUID to Worldwide or China (Root required)

    FIH made Android Phones with Android 8.0 out of factory installed can't switch SKUID by OST LA without service permission. Changing SKUID will allow you pass SafetyNet, especially for the Nokia 7 plus converted from TA-1062 China Variant. Here's the procedure: 1. Bootloader must be unlocked...
  49. hikari_calyx

    Thread Nokia Pro Camera port for Nokia Android Phones that doesn't have pro camera function

    How to install: - Download from here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1M8h_Bf4qEqkYOLDhnZlAgAkjzFszkBlA - After installed, you'll see two camera apps together. Choose the 2nd one. This app should work on following models: - Nokia 1 (TESTED, ISO, shutter timer not working) thx BladeRunnerN5A -...
  50. hikari_calyx

    Thread Workaround for flashing Oreo firmware by yourself

    Stock firmwares of Android 8.x for Nokia Phones required OST LA 6.1.2, but you still can't use it even if patched. Here's the guide of how to flash stock firmware with OST LA 6.0.4. Prerequisite: Your phone has bootloader unlocked, check this guide if you haven't...