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How to flash or download the Mobicel Rainbow firmware or ROM

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NOTE: We can flash the device for you remotely (over the internet) for R100 If you are not comfortable flashing the device yourself. Read more  here

Follow the instructions below

  1. First download and extract the Mobicel Rainbow's firmware or ROM from [ROM Download].
  2. Also download and install/extract the following: SP Flash Tool
  3. Install the MediaTek Preloader USB VCOM drivers as per the tutorial here
  4. Launch the SP Tool from the extracted folder
  5. Click on the Download tab
  6. Click 'Scatter-Loading' > browse to and locate the scatter file from your extracted firmware files
  7. Connect the Mobicel Rainbow to the computer via a compatible USB cable without the battery
  8. Then click on the Download/Start button and then install the battery so computer can detect and connect to its system
  9. The flashing process should then start with progress bars and you should get a green cycle with a white tick and the text 'Download OK' when the flashing is completed. At which stage you can safely disconnect the your Mobicel Rainbow device and power it on for a re-setup

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