[ROM]Star X26i Android 4.0 Custom Rom+Rooting

Tuesday, 31 July 2012

UPDATE 1: How to root Star X26i by using TPSparkyroot: Thanks to admonish
1. ( Optional ) Download Android SDK and install from here: http://developer.android.com/sdk/index.html
2. Download TPSparkyroot.
3. Run adb.exe.
4. Run TPSparkyRoot.exe and follow instructions.

UPDATE 2: Original Firmware 19th June ( Not tested ) : Many thanks to AshleyJackson94 for the firmware. Instruction is brought to you by zBeYuz 

0. Download Original Firmware 19th June

1. Driver must be installed: http://www.4shared.com/rar/9onOaDl5/Driver_New.html? 

2. Download Only Flash Tool: http://www.4shared.com/rar/v8txho3k/Flashing_Tool.html? 

3. a) Go to Flash tool folder and run SPMultiPortFlashDownloadProject.exe
b) Choose Factory Database --> Setup data source file: "MTK_DATABASE.mdb"
c) Choose File --> Open download agent file: "MTK_AllInOne_DA.bin"
d) Choose Scatter File: "MT6575_Android_scatter_emmc.txt" in Firmware folder.
e) Choose the figure same as the picture here: http://www.4shared.com/photo/mETPwkx...Phone_MPD.html
f) After that turn off your phone and take out the battery and then hit the "Start all" button to start the process.
g) Quickly plug in your phone into the computer and the tool should begin to flash the firmware in less than 60 seconds if the driver is installed correctly.
h) You will see the green bar which indicates " Write Ok " means you are safe to remove the phone and the process has been completed.

P/s: Good Luck and Fighting !!!

Tips & Tricks: 

1. For those who have Wifi issue, can try out this code in build.prop to see whether it makes any differences:
a) Change:
b) Add below this code:
net.tcp.buffersize.wifi=4096,87380,256960,4096,163 84,256960

2-a. To reduce CPU speed in order to save the battery: 
1. Install Setcpu in Google Play
2. Set Cpu to on demand instead of performance.
3. Save and monitor the battery life again.

2-b. A few profiles in setcpu to help manage the power ( Thanks to lansi23 )
There are 4 speeds for the phone:
166 250 500 1000

-When screen off

-In call 

-Screen on

3. Thanks angelobiz: For remove old, hidden driver you can see this: http://www.tech-recipes.com/rx/504/h...-and-services/

4. Thanks caviar44: This is a tool to remove old drivers: USBDeview v2.11. Just right click on driver instance and then choose "uninstall selected devices".

5. Moborobo - The Android Smartphone PC Manager ( You can use it to install apps, make a backup, blah blah ) : Moborobo


  1. I know how to reverse memory, install applications by memory card

  2. Hi, i´ve tried to do the update 2, but haven´t worked at all, the only thing that was installed is the modem com 5 port, the rest was not installed, and i don´t know why, i´m doing everything right, and now my x26i is not starting, actually is not doing anything, help please.


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