Reloading a firmware onto the Hurricane FREEDOM 7" tablet

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If your Hurricane FREEDOM 7" tablet has a virus, malware or hangs on the logo or boot loops (restarts) then your most likely recourse is reloading it firmware, ROM or main software using a computer. Below are requirements and a tutorial to achieve this said end.

  • Board ID ELINK C706N_V1
  • CPU MediaTek MT8312CA

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Below are the steps you are to follow to flash the Hurricane FREEDOM 7 inch:

  1. Download and extract the SP Flash Tool
  2. Install the MTK USB VCOM drivers
  3. Download and extract the Hurricane FREEDOM 7 inch firmware from [HERE]
  4. Launch the SP Flash Tool
  5. Load the Scatter and navigate to the extracted firmware folder and select the text scatter file > click Open
  6. Untick 'Preloader.bin' from the loaded ROM files on SP Flash Tool
  7. Click Download - and then connect the Hurricane FREEDOM 7 inch through a USB cable while it is off and Vol down pressed
  8. The Hurricane FREEDOM 7 inch should be picked up and the flashing should soon start. The entire process should take 5 min or less and you should get a green tick when all is do
  9. Disconnect and power the Hurricane FREEDOM 7 inch on

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answered Aug 15, 2016 by Kervin Genius
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