Google released Android Marshmallow for Nexus devices just a few hours ago and now Android 6.0 is also available for the Android One phone. And Micromax Canvas A1 is the first one who will get this update. The good new is that most of the Micromax Canvas A1 Android One mobile user already get the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. If you are the Micromax Canvas A1 user and want to update your phone, then go to Settings > About Phone > System update and check for the update. If the update is not available for you then you can use the manual method to update your phone. To do this, all you need a Micromax Canvas A1 running on LMY48M firmware with stock recovery. Here in this tutorial we’ll show you how to install the Android 6 OTA update on Canvas A1.
This guide is only for Micromax Canvas A1 non-rooted user who is on the stock recovery. Don’t apply this method on any of other Android one phone or any other android devices. Installing an official update doesn’t voids your device’s warranty, and read all the step very carefully, we won’t be liable if any damage occurs to your device and/or its components.
Update Micromax Canvas A1 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Step 1. Download the OTA file Micromax Canvas A1 from here and save the file on your desktop.
Step 2. Backup your phone (Though nothing would be wiped, it’s still better to be safe than sorry)
Step 3. Copy the downloaded OTA file to the root directory of your phone SD card.
Step 4. Reboot the phone in Recovery mode. To do this, Switch off your phone and Press and hold both volume buttons with power button until you see anything on the screen. This is bootloader mode.
Step 5. Once you are in Stic recovery, Select “apply update from sd card”
Step 6. Select the downloaded file which we pasted earlier from the SD Card on the Step 3.
Step 7. Wait till the file is flashed (It takes about 5 – 7 minutes to complete the process)
Step 8. After it’s done select “Reboot to a system now”.
Now your Canvas A1 will reboot tan first boot take sometime apply the changes on the phone. You have Marshmallow on your Canvas A1.