Searching for Infinix Hot 8 Lite firmware/Stock ROM to restore your device or to repair corrupted firmware for customers? Search no more. In this article, we’ll be sharing Infinix Hot 8 lite X650 firmware, why you need it and how to use it to restore a device.
Infinix Hot 8 lite was launched back in October 2019, a striped down version of the standard Hot 8 which launched earlier in September 2019. Hot 8 lite comes in two variant, one is powered by Android Go based on Oreo and the other Android Go based on Pie.
If by mistake you bricked your Infinix Hot 8 lite, whether you were trying to obtain root access, install a custom rom/recovery, or maybe it crashed during an ota update, you’ll need the Infinix Hot 8 stock ROM to get your device working properly again.
Infinix Hot 8 Lite Key Specs and Features
- Display: 6.6 inch IPS infinity-V display, 720 x 1600 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio (~269 ppi density)
- OS: Android 9.0 Pie/8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
- Processor: Mediatek MT6580 (Helio A22)
- Memory: 2GB/32GB, upgradable upto 128GB
- Camera: 8MP + QVGA Triple Rear Camera; 8MP Selfie snapper
- Battery: 5000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Why you need Infinix Hot 8 Lite firmware file
There are several reasons as to why you may need Infinix Hot 8 lite firmware file, some include;
- Recover your device from a brick (whether soft or hard brick).
- Fix bootloop caused by either a system update or changes you made in your device core files or apps.
- To upgrade or downgrade your OS version on your Infinix Hot 8 device.
- To fix bugs, remove virus and lags on your Android Device.
- Remove/bypass FRP
- For modifying your system files.
- Fix imei and baseband issues etc.
- Name: Infinix Hot 8 Lite
- Model: X650
- Chipset: MediaTek MT6580
- Kernel: 3.18.79+
- OS version: Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition)
- Bootloader: Locked
- Device Supported: Infinix Hot 8 Lite
- Tool Supported: SP Flash Tool, After sales flash tool, Miracle box etc
- Processor: MediaTek MT6580
- Android OS: 8.1 Oreo – Android Go Gapps File: Included
- File: Factory Signed
Infinix Hot 8 X650 Firmware Download
How to flash Infinix Hot 8 Lite Stock Firmware
To flash the Infinix Hot 8 lite firmware on your device you need to have the following;
- Android Vcom drivers installed on your PC
- AfterSales Flash tool (Recommended)
- SPFlashtool (smartphone flash tool)
- Miracle box or any other smartphone box
- A PC and of course a USB cable
- Infinix Hot 8 DA file (Download agent file) for flash tool (Important)
Steps to Flash Infinix Hot 8 lite Firmware
- If you haven’t downloaded Infinix Hot 8 lite factory firmware already, simply download from the above links.
- Download Infinix Hot 8 lite DA file, check the link below.
- Now extract the downloaded Infinix Hot 8 lite firmware to a folder on your desktop or anywhere you want it.
- Launch SP flash tool and replace MTK_ALLinOne_DA.bin with the Hot 8 DA file you downloaded in the download agent section.
- If you’re using aftersales flash tool, open the installation folder and Replace MTK_Allinone_Da.bin with Hot 8 lite custom DA file.
- Now, load Hot 8 scatter file into the flash tool.
- Once the component files has been loaded into the flash tool, set the download option to download only.
- Now, click on the start button to commence the flashing process.
- Power off your device and connect to the PC via USB cable.
- If vcom drivers are properly installed, SPFT /AfterSale tool will detect your device and being a download process on screen.
- Do not interrupt this download process for any reason.
- Once the download process is complete, you’ll get a green circle pop-up on the screen/ok.
- You can now disconnect your device from PC/laptop and power on.
- The first boot might take a while, it’s nothing to worry about. It should take around 5-10minutes, so don’t panic.
That’s it you’ve successfully restored you Infinix Hot 8 lite. If the above guide is not clear enough, please refer to our detailed guide on how to flash a device using spflashtool here.
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