Friday, November 25, 2011

[Guide] How To Unbrick Xperia X8 =D

Warning: There are Soft Brick/Hard Please Be carefull with flashing and unlocking.

Soft Brick:
For NoObs said "bootloop"
this is a soft brick and easy to be fixed

Solution:
Xrecovery:
Use Backup (If you Did This) This is the easy way

FlashTool:
Flashtool is a software developed for Xperia X10, It Supported On X8

Tutorial:
1. Download Flashtool 0.2.9.1 =)

2. Download ROM Image X8_2.1.1 (2.1.1.C.0.0)_E15i.rar  (then extract)

3. Place ftf file in /firmwares directory of your flashtool.

4. Install drivers from /drivers directory

5. Prepare yourself - plug the USB cable to the computer and launch flasher.

6. Click "flash", choose your ROM from the list, Wait for instructions.

7. When the instruction pops up, press and hold "back" button on your X8 and plug the cable into it. Keep holding untill you see that flashing of files has begun(LED GREEN APPEARS) , then you may release it.

8. Flashing will take a while, you may observe the progress on a bottom bar. When it's finished you will be asked to plug off your device and reboot it.

10. If you wish to change baseband, clean firmware directory in flashtool and place baseband ftf file in it, then go through flashing procedure again.

11. If you try this correctly your phone will work again 

Hard Brick:
Device Not power up, Xrecovery/CWM not working, Extreme Brick

Solution:
This instructions are software related only not for hardware

Seus/PCC:
This is easiest way to unbrick your x8
PCC: Download Sony_Ericsson_PC_Companion_2.01.217_Web.exe
Seus: Seus is outdated and not continued 

Instruction:
1. Click Support zone
2. Click Phone update (Don't connect your phone)
3. Click "repair phone"
4. Follow onscreen instruction
5. Done,Enjoy 
*Internet@wifi connection needed.


FlashTool:
Flashtool is a software developed for Xperia X10, It Supported On X8

Tutorial:
1.  Download Flashtool 0.2.9.1 =)

2. Download ROM Image X8_2.1.1 (2.1.1.C.0.0)_E15i.rar  (then extract)

3. Place ftf file in /firmwares directory of your flashtool.

4. Install drivers from /drivers directory

5. Prepare yourself - plug the USB cable to the computer and launch flasher.

6. Click "flash", choose your ROM from the list, Wait for instructions.

7. When the instruction pops up, press and hold "back" button on your X8 and plug the cable into it. Keep holding untill you see that flashing of files has begun(LED GREEN APPEARS) , then you may release it.

8. Flashing will take a while, you may observe the progress on a bottom bar. When it's finished you will be asked to plug off your device and reboot it.

10. If you wish to change baseband, clean firmware directory in flashtool and place baseband ftf file in it, then go through flashing procedure again.

11. If you try this correctly your phone will work again 

Coma Brick:
Device wont power on at all or respond to button input
Don't worry ok 

Solution:
Charge your phone with main supply (not usb) let it charge fully 4 hours
It will start again. Battery big icon will appear around 30% battery charged
Let it full or boot up

Loader Brick:
This because of false instruction of unlocking bootloader or flashing kernel

Solution:

Relock, PCCompanion
A. Relock your bootloader
B. Use PCC to restore your phone 
Instruction For PCC :
1. Click Support zone
2. Click Phone update (Don't connect your phone)
3. Click "repair phone"
4. Follow onscreen instruction
5. Done

*Internet@Wifi connection need.
Most Thank You to http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1356349 All XDA developers THANK YOU VERY MUCH

16 comments:

  1. what is password to download X8_2.1.1 (2.1.1.C.0.0)_E15i.rar??

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  2. zinchhak,ops sory mediafire password : thanks

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  3. just a question about the coma brick...
    the solution didnt work, when i bricked the phone it was at like 90% battery life... bricked it and it will not come on what so ever... not even a charge symbol... do you think im bricked it for good?

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  4. bro lau dah mati terus blh gne ke flash nie??

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  5. thanks man I repaired the phone when I lost hope.
    thanks a lot

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  6. Hey fren....thanx...let me try this..u r kool

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  7. awesomeeee u saved my life broo !

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  8. bro, i have tried your steps to unbrick my xperia x8. but using flashtool or PCC won't help me either.

    the big problem is, my Xperia X8 won't response while flashtool or PCC want me to connect USB Cable and pressing back button.

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  9. BRO thanks alot i make it to flash.good job .i try so many software and advice from xda member but fail.from u only one time i try best luck to u.

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  10. i try to unlock my boot loader and now my x8 not responding to anything do u have solution a try steps for hard brick but it does not work plz if u know how to help me plz write.....i need this phone i have him for 8 months plz help

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    1. JUST TRY AND TRY NEVER GIVE UP SURE U CAN DO IT.IT HAPPEN TO ME BEFORE BUT I DONE IT.FOLLOW THE INFO.

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  11. if anybody can help me plz im in big trouble my dad will kill me when he knows about it...sorry for my bad english

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  12. THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU SIR!

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