Install/ Update Bluboo D1 to Android 7.0 Nougat Stock ROM Firmware

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We already wrote the tutorial to root and install TWRP Recovery on Bluboo D1. If you were waiting for the arrival of latest build of Android 7.0 Nougat on your Bluboo D1, then here is a good news. Those who were wondering to install the latest Stock ROM Firmware on your device, can now rejoice as they can flash the latest software on their device.

Bluboo has officially released the Stock Android 7.0 Nougat AOSP for the Bluboo D1. The Android 7.0 Nougat is latest, and predecessor to the about to be released, Android 8.0 O software. The Official Nougat Firmware comes with the various Bug fixes, Security patches, and improve overall stability of the device.

So, if you own a Bluboo D1, you can install the latest update for your device, which comes with build number F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M, and is based on Android 7.0 Nougat. The update often aims to increase system stability and increase the performance of the device, as well as adding new features.

The Bluboo D1 is a beautiful device, and is available in multiple color variants. It boasts of SONY Dual Rear Camera, meant for capturing the photos in great detail and clarity. The display is 5.0 HD, which is made by Sharp, and the fingerprint sensor is Microarray 0.1. The device is packed in a stylish Metal Unibody,  which is comfortable to hold. The back cover is crafted from aircraft-grade aluminum alloy, which intends to attract users at the first glance. The beauty further adds itself with rounded edges of the device, and gorgeous Instant Notification breathing light, which glows from dark to light in various colours including blue, green, orange etc. The magical selfie softlight on the front-camera shines the beauty more brighter while taking selfies, because it spreads across the whole image. The phone runs on 1.3GHz Quad-core processor, coupled with a 2GB of RAM and 16GB of RAM, while supporting the 256GB microSD card.

All Bluboo D1 owners may already received the OTA Update notification on their device. You might be already aware of the fact that Android Team fixes the vulnerabilities found in the operating system time to time, and releases the updates on timely manner. The OEMs, then push the Security Updates with patched/ fixed Android vulnerabilities in the form of OTA and Stock ROM updates. Updating your smartphone through OTA Firmware update do not delete the data.

Bluboo D1 is a one of latest Bluboo devices, which comes with VoLTE support. It runs on a 1.2GHz Quad-core processor, coupled with 1GB of RAM. It is targeted to the budget-conscious consumers, who want 4G-VoLTE, especially Reliance Jio support. It is equipped with a HD IPS Display, and also equipped with 5 megapixel main camera for selfies, along with 5 megapixel main camera as well. Under the hood, there is a 2800 mAh Li-ion battery, which is rated to provide 5 hours talk time and 200 hours standby time.

In the below guide, we will be guiding you step by step process to flash/ install latest F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M Android 7.0 Nougat on Bluboo D1. The download link for this Stock ROM has been added to the pre-requisite section. You can simply flash the Stock Firmware .pac file manually through SPD Flash Tool, if you have not received it through the OTA update.


Firmware Details:

Android Version: Android 7.0 Nougat

UI Version: AOSP

Firmware Versions: F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M

Model: Bluboo D1

Release Date: July

Android security patch level: NA

Country: NA

Status: – Official

Disclaimer: covers although everything in a very neat and a processed manner so that our readers get exactly what they want, still there are meager chances of basic issues that may arise out of the listed steps here. Hence it is in sole interest of the user to follow the steps very cautiously so as to stay away from any mishappenings with your device.

Updating or flashing the Stock ROM firmware or Custom ROM firmware updates certainly without any doubt comes with risk to brick device. If you brick the device, while upgrading the firmware of your smartphone, then kindly be in touch with the Official Service center of Bluboo near your location. in no way will be held responsible for warranty void or your bricked device.


Ensure to check your model number, which must be:

  • Bluboo D1

You must have to ensure that prior to updating your phone , you have read thoroughly the disclaimer and you agree to proceed further on your risk.

  • Phone Should be Charged

Your phone must be 70% charged atleast else, it may lead to complications sometimes while experimenting. Why to take risk, try to charge it fully.

  • Back Up

If you are updating your phone to Stock ROM or Custom ROM firmware, then, it is a good habit to make a back up of your phone. Make a back up of all your media like images, videos and all on your PC and your contacts on Cloud.

  • Enable USB Debugging

You must enable USB debugging option by going in to Settings, Applications and Developer options.


Downloads For updating Bluboo D1

Download MediaTek USB VCOM Drivers here (MT6xxx_USB_VCOM_drivers. zip)

Download Latest version of SPFlash Tool for Windows here.

Download F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M update for Bluboo D1 based on Android 7.0 Nougat from here. (Login required)

Download Latest Bluboo Drivers.

How to update Bluboo D1 to Official Android 7.0 Nougat via OTA (Over the air)

Note: For this method, you won’t need to download any file mentioned in pre-requisite section of this article. You can directly follow the below steps, if you prefer the OTA method.

You can directly check the latest version of firmware/ software available for your device, Bluboo D1 by navigating to:

Settings > About Device > Software Updates

When a new software update is available for your device, the notifications panel will display the software update message. Just you need to pull down the notification bar, and then press ‘Software Update’, and this will begin the upgrade process of device Bluboo D1 to latest F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M, based on Android 7.0 Nougat.

If in-case you have not received the software update, then just follow the below guides, to flash firmware (.pac) manually through either below guide. No matter which method you prefer, however, OTA is safer method to upgrade your device. But in case you prefer upgrading your device manually, then just carefully follow our below guide step by step.

How to Manually update Bluboo D1 to Official Android 7.0 Nougat Firmware

Step 1: Begin with downloading all the files mentioned above in the prerequisite section.

Step 2: Browse through the files downloaded, and then Right click on the zipped file MT6xxx_USB_VCOM_drivers. zip and extract the same. Then navigate to the extracted folder and then click on the file InstallDriver. exe. This will install the Preloader VCOM in your system.

Step 3: Assuming that you have downloaded SP FlashTool (Win) from the provided link above, Then simply click and extract the archive. Then, browse and run the file flash_tool. exe

SP Flash Tools Files

Step 4: Once the SP Flash Tools opens up, you will see the tabs like ‘Welcome’, ‘Format’, ‘Download’, ‘Readback’ and ‘Memory Test’. Just click on ‘Download Tab’ to select the same.

Step 5: Now, at this stage, on the Download Tab, you will notice the options ‘Download Agent’ with folder icon right next to the file path, as well as ‘Scatter-loading’ underneath. Just click on the folder ‘Download Agent’ and navigate to the folder of Flash Tool and then open the folder SP_MDT, and click on MTK_AllInOneDA.bin file.

Step 6: Now, click on the Scatter-loading button, and find the Scatter File from the downloaded Stock Firmware zip file, which you have downloaded. The name of the file should look like MTxxxx_Android_scatter.txt [XXXX Stands for Chipset/ processor number of MediaTek i.e. 6753 etc.].

Step 7: After selecting and loading the MTxxxx_Android_scatter.txt file under ‘Scatter-loading file’, simply click the ‘Download’ button.

Step 8: Now, remove the battery of your device, if it is removable, and re-insert again. You should connect the phone to computer in Download Mode only. To do the same, just hold down the Volume Down+Volume Up buttons simultaneously, and then connect the device to computer via USB Cable. Make sure that Volume Down+Volume Up buttons are pressed until the device is detected by PC.

Step 10: Now, hook up/ connect your Bluboo D1 to the computer via USB slot. Connecting your smartphone will begin the flashing process automatically, and it requires simply a few seconds to complete.

Step 7: At this point of the latest Stock Firmware on your Android 7.0 Nougat device has been flashed. Now, you may disconnect the device from computer. You will see the message with ‘Green Check mark’ with ‘Download OK’ message.

Step 8: Now, you may disconnect phone from computer, and also close the ‘SP Flash Tool’, and turn on the phone, and enjoy the latest firmware.

Congratulations, you have successfully flashed F9E62.LTXI.HB.H.SSXS5MA.0822.V3.08 – full_pri6580_we_n-user 7.0 NRD90M Android 7.0 Nougat on your Bluboo D1 device. If you faced any issue while flashing, then do not hesitate to let’s know in the comments section below.