Update Coolpad Note 3 To Marshmallow: Easy To Follow Methods

Update Coolpad Note 3 To Marshmallow: Easy To Follow Methods – Manufactured by Coolpad Group Limited (CGL), the Coolpad Note 3 was released in October, 2015.

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The smartphone has the following features:

  • Mediatek MT6753 Cortex-A53 1.3 Ghz Octa-Core Central Processing Unit (CPU)
  • Mali-T720MP3 Graphics Processing Unit (GPU)
  • 3 Gigabytes of RAM
  • 16 Gigabytes of Internal Memory
  • Dedicated MicroSD Card Slot (Supports up to 64GB of external memory)
  • 5.5-inch In Plane Switching (IPS) LCD Capacitive Multi-Touch Screen
  • 720 x 1280 pixels Resolution (267 pixels per inch density)
  • 5.94 inch (H) x 3.03 inch (W) x 0.37 inch (T)
  • 13 Megapixel Back-Facing Camera (f/2.0 with Autofocus and LED Flash/Video Recording : 1080p@30fps)
  • Face-Detection/Geo-Tagging/High Dynamic Range (HDR)/Panorama/Touch Focus
  • 5 Megapixel Front-Facing Camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 (b/g/n)/Wi-Fi Hotspot/Bluetooth V4.0/A2DP
  • A-GPS/FM Radio/Micro USB V2.0
  • Sensors (Accelerometer/Fingerprint Sensor/Proximity)
  • 3000 mAh Non-Removable Li-Ion Battery
  • 3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • Android Version 5.1 (Lollipop)

Though its more than a year old already, the Coolpad Note 3 is still a decent phone to own. Now that you have an idea of what the smartphone has to offer, we can proceed to the main topic of my article: updating the Coolpad Note 3 to Android Marshmallow.

Warning: As always, inforaid.com will not be responsible for any damage or data loss you may encounter when you use the guide outlined below. 

Update Coolpad Note 3 To Marshmallow: Official Update

The Official Marshmallow update for the Coolpad Note 3 has been released. Follow the procedure below to install the updated operating system on your mobile device.

  • Make sure your Coolpad Note 3 is charged to at least 70% (100% recommended).
  • Turn off your smartphone and turn it on again.
  • Find the updater app and open it.
  • Using the updater app, clear your data and dalvik cache.
  • After clearing everything, allow your Coolpad Note 3 to search for new update online.
  • The Marshmallow update for your mobile will automatically start to download.
  • Install the update once the download is finished.

After rebooting your device, you should be running Android Marshmallow on your Coolpad Note 3. Next, I will show you how to update Coolpad Note 3 to Marshmallow by installing a custom rom using SP Flash Tool.

Update Coolpad Note 3 To Marshmallow: Using SP Flash Tool

Step 1. Charge your smartphone to at least 70%.

Step 2. Download SP Flash Tool from this link.

Step 3. Get MTK Drivers for Windows 10 (zip file) from this link.

Step 4. Download the latest version of superSu from this link and put it on your mobile’s SD Card.

Step 5. Download the Coolpad Note 3 custom rom from this link.

Step 6. Unzip the MTK Windows 10 Drivers and install them on your computer.

Step 7. Transfer then custom rom you downloaded to the root of your phone’s SD Card.

Step 8. Run SP Flash Tool, click “Scatter Loading” and choose the “Coolpad Note 3 Custom Rom” you downloaded to your PC.

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Step 9. Connect your smartphone to your computer using the USB Cable provided. Now, click on “Download“.

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Step 10. The custom rom will now be installed on your smartphone.

Step 11. Turn off your device and connect it to your computer.

Step 12. Double click the “Volume” button of your device and flashing will be done automatically.

Step 13. You will see a green “Checkmark” after the process is done.

Step 14. Reboot your Coolpad Note 3 to recovery mode.

Step 15. Do a “Factory Reset” by  selecting “Wipe” from the “Recovery Menu“.

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Step 16. “Swipe” to complete the process.

Step 17. Touch “Format Data” to remove Data Partition Encryption.

Step 18. Key in “Yes” and reboot to “Recovery“.

Step 19. Once in “Recovery Mode” again, touch “Wipe“, then “Advanced Wipe“. This will wipe all partitions clean (exclude the “System” and any external storage).

Step 20. Go back to the Recovery’s “Main Menu” and select “Install“.

Step 21. Now find the superSU file you copied to your SD Card. Install the app.

Step 22. After installation, reboot your smartphone.

You now have updated your Coolpad Note 3 to Marshmallow! You can watch the entire process by watching the video below.

It’s very easy to update Coolpad Note 3 to Marshmallow by following this guide. Please share it with your friends and leave a comment below to show us some love.

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