How to Manual Update Lenovo S60-A to Android Lollipop 5.0 S220_ROW

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How to Manual Update Lenovo S60-A to Android Lollipop 5.0.2 S220_ROW – Greeting, today i will share a guide on how to update Lenovo S60-A or known as Sisley Lite to the latest international firmware Android Lollipop 5.0.2 with build number S220_150601_ROW.
This installation guide is using SDFuse method, it easy to follow and with less failure possibility. But upgrading, modified Lenovo firmware will also have a risk so it recommend to do backup full system first before continued to follow this guide. This firmware for the European version of the smartphone (S60-A), i don’t guarantee it will work for Lenovo S60 that buying on china.

Disclaimer :
This guide for educational purpose only, We not responsible if your device bricked after following this tutorial.  (DWYOR) 

How to Manual Update Lenovo S60-A to Android Lollipop 5.0 S220_ROW

Requirements :

  • Charge the phone at least until it got 70% battery, because we wont sudden shutdown interrupt the update process.
  • Create folder sdfuse in the root of your internal sdcard.
  • Put qsb-firmware that already downloaded in the folder sdfuse
ROM Description :
  • Build Number : S220_150601_ROW_QSB
  • Date : 01-06-2015
  • OS : Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
  • Language : Russian , Ukrainian, English, Arabic, Spanish, French, Chinese, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Malaysian, Thai
  • Google Applications : Include
  • Root : Not
  • Type : Full Image for sdfuse installation method
Downloads :
  • S220_150601_ROW_QSB 1.2 GB, full qsb firmware for upgrading Lenovo S60-A to Android Lollipop 5.0.2
How to Manual Update Lenovo S60-A to Android Lollipop 5.0 S220_ROW
  1. Download the qsb-firmware and move or copy it to sdfuse folder in your internal sdcard, please make sure that only one qsb file on sdfuse folder.
  2. Turn off your device, wait 10-20 seconds to make sure that device is completely turn off.
  3. Turn on your device but with pressing and hold Volume Down + Power button, your device will boot to recovery mode. 
  4. Select the sd update on the main menu.
  5. Installation process will start automatically, you just need to wait and make sure the device not suddenly turn off.
  6. Upgrade device successfully done now you need reset the phone and change current regional.
  7. After installation, let your device boot normally. On the home screen select dialer and dial ####5993# there will be selection menu pop up just select your county and the press ok while device reboot it also do factory reset.
  8. Done, now you can boot normally and verify that you already use Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on Lenovo S60-A
PS : Navigating the service menu by pressing Volume Up and Volume Down, select the menu – pressing Power

Congratulations, you already successful upgrade Lenovo S60-A with Android Lollipop 5.0.2. Please leave any comments if you got problems or if you found broken links on this guide.


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Andhu Azeem
5 years ago

Can this work with Lenovo S60-W variant

androidrookies
5 years ago
Reply to  Andhu Azeem

No different, dont try

ketyosz
4 years ago
Reply to  Andhu Azeem

And do you have any tips for update an S60-w variant?

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Andhu Azeem

Sorry i dont have yet, but soon i will make guide about s60-w so just keep visiting

Ivili
4 years ago

Can please remove Google app from ROM?

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Ivili

no it cannot, it International version. Default have google applications on it. If you want ROM without google applications than use china ROM version

Ivili
4 years ago

Thank you for reply. Can you please give me link where I can download and flash Chinese version? Thank you alot! 🙂

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Ivili

No problem, but sorry i dont have any link for Lenovo S60A china version i only have international version

yasser mohammad
4 years ago

There any way to root lenovo s60-a lollipop 5.0.2

androidrookies
4 years ago

There is a way to root, but need to unlock bootloader first. Until now there is no way to unlock the bootloader so the root until now not work.
I hope you understand what i mean

Jo
4 years ago

When I try your download link it says download not available

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Jo

Hi,
Already try to download, and it look good. Try download again it redirect using adfly so if you problem try using google dns

Moses Bonnke
4 years ago

can this work for s6o-T

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Moses Bonnke

No it cannot, different S60a and S60t

Amirneo0
4 years ago

why cant download … no link ?

androidrookies
4 years ago
Reply to  Amirneo0

Because your provider block adfly all my link redirect using adfly so try change your dns to google dns

Beruang
3 years ago

after successfully update then press reboot… its still same old version..

androidrookies
3 years ago
Reply to  Beruang

then make sure you already do update.
just make sure it

Waqar
3 years ago

Lenovo Model Phone Model: Lenovo S60-a
Manufactured for Lenovo PC HK limited Made in China

This is on my Lenvo back. Can i upgrade using your trick??

androidrookies
3 years ago
Reply to  Waqar

As long as it Lenovo S60-A you can do using this trick, but it has risk so becareful