I can see that lots of Infinix Hot 2 users still find it difficult to upgrade their Smartphone to latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow with the initial posted method. Below is the simple method for you to flash/install the Android 6.0 on your Infinix Hot 2 via SP Flash Tool.

Note: You can now update your Hot2 via OTA. It is advisable you find out if the update is already available on your phone so that you don’t go through all these long processes. To check, navigate to Settings » About Phone » Software Update. If it say your system is up to date, you can then commence with the steps below. Also Note: This is not an official firmware from Infinix. It is a copy ofMarshmallow Rom dumped by Hovatek Team to create its scattered file, which makes flashing possible via SP Flash Tool. Needed Materials SP Flashtool – Download it here Android 6.0 Rom Dump – Download it here VComm Driver – Download it  here Steps to Install VCOM Drivers 1. Extract the downloaded Vcom Drivers. 2. Go to Device Manager» click Action» click Add Legacy Hardware 3. Under welcome to add new hardware, click next 4. Select, Advanced Option and click next 5. Select “show all devices” and click next. 6. Click have disk 7. Browse to your Vcom Drivers extracted folder and select the driver setup up file and click open, then ok. 8. Select Mediatek preloader usb vcom driver and click next. To Flash Android 6.0 Marshmallow to Infinix Hot 2 X510 Via SP Flash Tool

1. Extract the Android 6.0 Dump Rom file which you downloaded from the above link to the desktop screen of your computer or create a folder and extract to it.

2.Now, power off your device, and remove the battery.

3. Navigate to the SP Flash Tool folder and double click on it 4. Launch the SP flash tool.exe 5.Once it is launched, hit the Scatter-loading button. Navigate to the Infinix Hot 2 rom folder and select the scatter file MT6580_Android_scatter.txt “

6.Hit the “Download’ button in SP Flash Tool to begin the flashing process

7. Connect your Smartphone immediately to the computer with a USB without battery, and press Volume Down or up key, so it would be detected easily by your computer.

8. The Flashing process would be in progress, and once the Flashing is complete you will see a green circle confirming… With Download OK

Simple as that. Boot your Infinix Hot 2 devices and Android 6.0 Marshmallow will smile to your on the device! Likely Question: Will I be able to flash future OTA updates after flashing this ROMDump? Answer: Yes, you will. The ROMDump is not rooted and is also running on stock recovery. It passed the System Check test, see proof below:

All Credit goes to Team Hovatek.

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  • Anonymous, January 17, 2016 @ 6:05 pm Reply

    Plz is dis working 4 infinix hot X507 #rooted# plz answer asap!

  • Exlink Lodge, January 17, 2016 @ 7:21 pm Reply

    nice post bro and more power to you. I want to ask, is their any software that can upgrade/update all android phone to latest versions?

  • Shelaf, January 17, 2016 @ 8:55 pm Reply

    No, recommended for Infinix Hot 2 only.

  • Shelaf, January 17, 2016 @ 9:08 pm Reply

    SP Flash tool is what we are using for all MTK Device and GPG Dragon for Spreadtrum device.

  • Anonymous, January 18, 2016 @ 1:28 am Reply

    Then i will i now upgrade my infinix X507 #rooted# na

  • Anonymous, January 18, 2016 @ 5:32 am Reply

    Plz aw am i going to upgrade my infinix hot X507

  • Unknown, January 18, 2016 @ 7:49 am Reply

    I av downloaded every materials needed but dat vcom refuse s to complete installation. I av 3 folders in it. Xp. Vista nd win7 but am using win8.

  • Shelaf, January 18, 2016 @ 8:30 am Reply

    @ Anonymous, Download Infinix hot x507 official lollipop 5.0.1 ROM here, then use SP Flash tool to flash the rom.

  • Shelaf, January 18, 2016 @ 9:24 am Reply

    @ Alade, use d 1 of win7, it will work well for your windows 8

  • Admin, January 18, 2016 @ 1:32 pm Reply

    Please is there any how I can get open VPN file for iPad using mtn bblited, thanks

  • Anonymous, January 18, 2016 @ 3:18 pm Reply

    The update lags alot no quick and immediate response.
    Anyway thanks alot bro shelaf u I follow in tech tips

  • AY-GIST, January 18, 2016 @ 4:59 pm Reply


  • Unknown, January 19, 2016 @ 6:51 am Reply

    Its risky o

    A frend of mine did and his fine andriod os vanish 😂😂😂

  • Samson, January 19, 2016 @ 1:44 pm Reply

    pls does dis 6.0 work on hot 2 (16+1) or only hot 2 (16+2)

  • Samson, January 19, 2016 @ 1:47 pm Reply

    pls u knw hot 2 is of two type. so does it work on (16+1) or is only (16+2)?

  • Unknown, January 20, 2016 @ 6:12 pm Reply

    Pls , how can I upgrade Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo Plus GT-I9060 to Marshmallow or lollipop

  • Unknown, January 24, 2016 @ 3:40 am Reply

    Pls can I do this as my infinix runs on v5.1

  • Anonymous, January 27, 2016 @ 1:26 am Reply

    Can I use it on tecno R7 pls help me out on which roms am gonna need

  • Alex-muxty, January 30, 2016 @ 10:14 pm Reply

    oga please. after installing vcom driver on my system (running window 8.1).then in the device manager it is showing the driver with yellow triangle inside it….please what does it really means ….will it still be OK like that?

    please I will looking forward to see a reply from you thanks

  • Daniel Enwefah, February 4, 2016 @ 1:08 am Reply

    It's okay

  • Unknown, February 4, 2016 @ 10:49 pm Reply

    please shelaf how can i upgrade my tecno R7 to andriod 6.0

  • Anonymous, February 10, 2016 @ 8:20 pm Reply

    You did not specify if it will work for rooted infinix hot 2 x510. Will it work on rooted infinix hot 2 16+2 version

  • Unknown, May 8, 2016 @ 2:22 pm Reply

    Please, does this is the latest update. If "Yes", does the " bugs" problem have fixed on this one not like the first update that full of bugs problem.

    Then what date does not this update released.

    Please, I'm waiting for your reply before I download it.


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