LeEco Le Max 2 X829 USA Version Original ROM 5.8.016S Download, Fixes Missing Software Update

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Please note the following steps can cause your phone to malfunction.  The following steps I only use as reference for myself and allow anybody else to use it too at their own risk.

Follow the steps below to install the ROM:

  1. Enable Developer mode
    1. Settings -> About -> Hit Build Number 7 times
  2. In Settings -> Developer options
    1. Turn On
    2. Enable OEM unlocking
    3. Enable USB debugging
  3. Remove any security
    1. Settings -> Fingerprint & password
    2. Make sure Screen & App lock is None
    3. Make sure Unlock with fingerprint is disabled
  4. Download SuperSU
  5. Connect the phone to the PC with a USB cable
    1. On the phone, swipe down on the notification bar and make sure USB MTP is enabled
    2. On the PC, open windows file explorer located Le Max 2 and copy the ROM file and SuperSU file to the root of the MTP connection
  6. Unlock the Le Max 2 bootloader
    1. Install the ADB and Fastboot binaries using Chocolatey Windows Package manager by pasting the following in an administrative PowerShell v3+ prompt.Install Chocolatey:
      iwr https://chocolatey.org/install.ps1 -UseBasicParsing | iex
    2. Install adb & fastboot
      choco install adb
    3. Once installed reboot into the bootloader
      adb reboot bootloader
    4. Unlock the bootloader with the follow command
      fastboot -i 0x2A96 oem unlock
    5. If the above command does not work use
      fastboot oem unlock
  7. On your PC download the latest version TWRP and rename the download file recovery.imgIn the command prompt set the current working directory to the path where the recovery.img is and then use the following command
    fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
  8. Restart the phone in recovery by typing the follow command and pressing enter and then holding the up volume key
    fastboot reboot
  9. You should now be in TWRP recovery
    1. Install SuperSU to root the phone
      1. Choose Install and locate the SuperSU file
      2. Wipe the cache
      3. Reboot
    2. Your phone may bootloop once or twice but this normal and should eventually start up
    3. Check that the phone is root by downloading and running RootChecker from the Google Play store on the phone
  10. Restart the phone and hold the volume up key to go into recovery
  11. Choose the back up option and leave the defaults (Boot, System & Data) to take a backup
  12. Choose Wipe and Swipe to Factory Reset
  13. Now choose install and select the ROM file and install
  14. Reboot the device after installation

Your phone will now have the USA Version Original ROM 5.8.016S.

LeEco Le Max 2 X829 USA Version Original ROM 5.8.016S Download, Fixes Missing Software Update

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