How To Download and Install Original Vivo X3s Flash File [Installation Guide]

If you want to restore the factory default settings on your Vivo X3s, then download the official firmware flash file for your Vivo X3s. Here, you are going to find the latest officially released original Vivo X3s flash file. You will also be able to learn how to flash the firmware flash file on your Vivo X3s by following the detailed installation guide provided here.

How To Download and Find Scatter File For SP Flash Tool?

After downloading the Vivo X3s firmware flash file from below download section. You will also need the flash tool known as the SP flash tool in order to flash the firmware file on your smartphone. You can also download the SP flash tool from the download section. As for the scatter file, you can find it in the extracted Vivo X3s firmware file folder that you are going to download it from here. You can simply add this scatter file to SP flash tool to start the flashing process on your smartphone.

All these things are going to be super easy if you carefully follow the installation guide provided below. At the end of this article, you will be able to successfully install the original firmware flash file (Stock ROM) on your Vivo X3s.

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Download Vivo X3s Firmware File (Stock ROM)

  • File Type: Vivo Firmware Flash File For Vivo X3s.
  • File Name:
  • File Size: 1 GB
  • Latest Vivo Flash Tool: Get Vivo SP flash Tool

Also, if you want to download Vivo V5S latest original firmware flash file (Stock ROM), then click on the link to download.

Easy Guide To Install Flash File on Vivo X3S (Stock ROM)

This guide includes two different methods to install the flash file on Vivo X3S. The choice is your’s which method best suits adopt it and follow it accordingly. before proceeding, you should follow the prerequisites first.


  • Charge your phone to at least 80% or above.
  • Don’t forget to make a complete back-up of your data.
  • Download and install the latest USB drivers for your Vivo X3S for connectivity purposes. Link
  • You should also download and install ADB & Fastboot setup on your computer. Link

Method 1: How To Install Flash File on Vivo X3S Using Vivo Recovery Mode

Step 1: You need to download the flash file for your Vivo X3S from above.

Step 2: Grab the original cable and connect your smartphone to your computer. Transfer the flash file to the SD card of your phone. Flash file should be placed on SD card on the root directory (outside all the folders).

Step 3: Turn your Vivo X3S “OFF” and remove the SD card from it.

Step 4: Boot your Vivo X3S into fastboot mode. To do that, press and hold volume up + power buttons simultaneously until you see the “Fastboot mode” appears and then release both buttons.

Step 5: While in fastboot mode, select the “recovery mode” option by using the power button.

Step 6: After entering into recovery mode, select both the options “Clear Data” & “Clear All Data” and proceed.

Step 7: Return to the main menu by tapping on the “Return” option. In main menu, tap on “Reboot System now” option and insert the SD card to your phone.

Step 8: After the successful booting, go the “Recovery mode” again and tap on the “Install Updates” option.

Step 9: Browse for the flash file and locate it on your Vivo X3S. Select the flash file and install it.

Step 10: Sit back and wait for the flashing process to complete.

That’s all, you have successfully installed flash file on your Vivo X3S. Enjoy the original Stock ROM of your smartphone.

Method 2: How To Install Flash File on Vivo X3S Using Flashing Tool

Step 1: Download the Vivo X3S flash tool and Vivo firmware flash file from the download section and extract it.

Step 2: Now, go to the extracted SP flash tool folder and click on the flash_tool.exe file to run the flash tool.

Step 3: When the SP flash tool runs successfully, then simply click on the “Scatter-Loading button” and locate & select the scatter file that you will find in the Vivo firmware flash file folder.

Step 4: After adding the scatter file to the SP flash tool, now you need to uncheck the “Preloader option” in the SP flash tool as it is very important.

Step 5: Now, click on the “Download” button and grab your phone. Switch it “OFF” and connect it to your computer via original cable. Regarding the detection of your smartphone, you need to press one of the key Volume down/Volume up in order to detect your phone by SP flash tool.

Step 6: After your Vivo X3S is successfully detected by the SP Flash tool, then it will start the flashing process.

Step 7: Wait for the flashing process to complete, when it gets complete, then you will see the “green tick mark” at the end as a sign of successful flashing process.

Step 8: At the end, disconnect your smartphone and close the SP flash tool.

That’s it, You have finally managed to install firmware flash file on your Vivo X3s. Enjoy your smartphone on original versions.

What is Vivo X3s Flash File?

The flash file is the original firmware file that is officially released by the manufacturer. In other words, it is also called stock ROM. It helps you to restore the factory default settings on your Vivo X3s. For example, if your smartphone is running on some third party custom ROM and you feel uncomfortable by the performance. In that case, you flash the original firmware flash file. It will prevent you from many harmful situations. The performance and other issues will also solve that you are currently facing by using custom ROMs.

Firmware flash file will also get the original stock ROM running on your Vivo X3s back.

Advantages of Flashing Firmware Flash File (Stock ROM)

  • You can get all the privileges given to you by the smartphone company at the time of purchasing like claiming warranty if available.
  • Official Stock ROM boost up the performance.
  • Your phone will be in the original state running on the original Android OS.
  • You can unbrick your bricked phone.
  • Stock ROM unroot your rooted device.
  • By flashing the Stock ROM, you can upgrade or downgrade your Vivo X3S.

About Vivo X3S

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Vivo X3S made its super presence in the market in 2014 supporting dual sim. It contains 5.0 inches display supporting a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. It runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) and includes Octa-Core 1.7 GHz cortex-A7 processor. When it comes to storage capacity, Vivo X3s offers 16 GB of internal memory with 1 GB RAM.

The sensors present on the phone are proximity sensor, accelerometer, gyro and compass. Vivo X3S includes Li-Po 2000 mAh battery and comes in two colors that are White and Blue.

Vivo X3S price is about 110 EUR.

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