Vivo V1 Firmware Update (How To Update Vivo V1 Software)

Being a user of the Vivo V1 smartphone, if you want to update its firmware software to the latest version, then you have just arrived at the right place here.

In this post, we will provide you the latest version of Vivo V1 firmware. Therefore, if you have decided to flash the updated firmware on your smartphone, then you should go through this complete article.

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Now, to get the updated version of the firmware for your smartphone, simply proceed to the download section of this page below. Further, download the firmware and then follow the instructions to install it on your smartphone.

Vivo V1 Firmware Software Update Download: Latest Version

File NameSize
Vivo V1 PD1502F_EX_A_2.6.1 (Full Updated Version)1.43 GB
Vivo V1 Firmware Software Update

Once, you have downloaded the updated version of y our Vivo V1 firmware software, then you should jump over to the installation guide.

Simple Guide To Install Vivo V1 Firmware Software Update

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First of all, take a look at some pre-requisites before proceeding to install the firmware flash file on your smartphone.


  • First, take a complete back-up of your important data.
  • Moreover, also charge your smartphone to at least 80% or above.
  • You should also erase all the data available on your smartphone for running the flashing process smoothly. Although, it is not compulsory, but recommended.

So, when you perfectly followed the above pre-requisites, now proceed to the main instructions below in order to install it on your smartphone.

How To Install Firmware Software Update on Vivo V1

Step 1: Hold your Vivo V1 in your hands and then make it enter into fast boot mode. For that, consider the combinations of keys ahead. Press and hold Volume Up and Power buttons simultaneously until or unless you see the “Vivo Recovery” logo.

Step 2: Once, you enter into recovery mode successfully, now select the option “Wipe data”->factory reset->wipe data->wipe data.

Step 3: Finally, when the wiping data process gets complete, then simply reboot your smartphone.

Step 4: Now, connect your smartphone to a computer and transfer the downloaded firmware file to the storage of your phone. It should be placed in the “root” which means “outside all the folders”.

Step 5: Enter into recovery mode again by following the above steps and then select the option “Install Updates”. After that, you could select the “Phone storage” or “SD card”. Wherever you have placed the downloaded Vivo V1 firmware update file.

Step 6: Now, tap the firmware software update file in order to start the installation process.

Step 7: Be patient! It might take a bit of time to flash the Vivo V1 firmware software update. Once, it complete. Your smartphone will automatically reboot and then you will have your Vivo V1 running on the latest version of the firmware.

That’s it, you have successfully installed the latest version firmware on your Vivo V1.

Why Should We Update the Firmware?

Updating the firmware on your smartphone contribute to the excitement of users at next level.

  • It brings the latest and awesome features.
  • Loaded with security patches.
  • Bit changes in the User interface with customized themes and icons.
  • Fulfill the desire for something new to maintain the excitement of a user.

How To Root Vivo V1 Using Simple Steps

  • If you are willing to install the custom ROM on your Vivo V1 or some apps that require a rooted device, then you should first root your device.
  • For the rooting purpose, follow the pre-requisites first:
  • Charge your smartphone to at least 80% or above.
  • Make a complete back-up of your important data.
  • Download the Kingoroot application for your smartphone. Additionally, you can download the Windows version as well as android. Which version best suits you can download it.

Further, go ahead to the rooting steps guide below in order to root your Vivo V1.

Guide To Root Vivo V1

If you want to root your smartphone using computer, then follow the steps below:

Step 1: Download the Kingoroot application for Windows version from above.

Step 2: Install it on your computer and then connect your smartphone to a computer using original cable.

Step 3: Launch the Kingoroot application and you will see your device status connected showing on Kingoroot interface.

Step 4: Simply, click on the root button in order to start the rooting process. Once, it completes, you will get a success message and your device will be rooted.

Moreover, to root your device using your smartphone, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Make sure to download the Android version of Kingoroot apk from above.

Step 3: Now, install it on your smartphone by allowing the permission to “unknown sources” by the security.

Step 4: Run the kingoroot application and proceed with rooting your Vivo V1.

That’s it, you have successfully rooted your Vivo V1 smartphone.

Vivo V1 Features Review

Vivo V1

Vivo V1 was officially released in 2015, July with IPS LCD touchscreen. Regarding the display, the phone features 5.0 inches screen supporting the resolution of 720×1280 pixels.

Vivo V1 runs on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) with Funtouch OS 2.1. It is loaded with Quad-Core 1.2 GHz cortex-A53 processor. The internal memory of the phone includes 16 GB with 2 GB RAM and also support micro-SD card for additional storage.

As for the camera, the phone offers 13MP primary camera with LED flash including features and 5MP secondary camera for selfies.

The connectivity medium of the phone includes Bluetooth, WLAN, GPS, Infrared port, Radio, and USB. The sensors present on the phone proximity, accelerometer, and compass.

Vivo V1 offers Li-Po 2300 mAh battery and comes in two combination of colors that are White and Gold.

Price of Vivo V1 in India starts at 15,300 INR.

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