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Downloading the Vodacom Smart Mini 7 (VFD300) TWRP custom recovery and flashing via the SP Flash Tool (TUTORIAL)

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Of cause you should also be able to flash it through flashify or otherwise if you can get the device rooted I judge. This recovery may be able to let you gain root by pushing SuperSU.zip via recovery but this is only theory that is not tested. Below and steps to be taken to both obtain the VFD300's TWRP custom recovery and how you can flash it via the SP Flash Tool. The pack include the scatter .txt file and the TWRP recovery .img file. If you need a full SP Tool ROM otherwise, it is available here: http://roms.satechhelp.co.za/product/vodafone-smart-mini-7-rom-or-firmware-vdf300/

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You can find the VFD-300 TWRP custom recovery here: http://roms.satechhelp.co.za/product/vodafone-smart-mini-7-twrp-custom-recovery-vdf300/ You need to download and extract the .rar achieve

Flash the file with the help the following tips:

  1. Ensure you have the latest SP Flash Tool (download that for free on the net)
  2. Extract and launch it
  3. Click on Scatter loading
  4. Navigate to the extracted TWRP recovery folder
  5. Select the MT6580 scatter .txt file
  6. Ensure Recovery is ticked (and all else are unlticked)
  7. Click Download
  8. Remove and replace the battery
  9. Connect the VFD300 via USB to the PC and observe
  10. You should get a quick red progress bar - the yellow one take a little longer than the red
  11. You get Download OK when all is done
  12. At this stage, disconnect the VFD300 device and power on as normal - or boot to recovery to check

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answered Dec 2, 2016 by Kervin Genius

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