How To Upgrade Infinix Note 5 and Note 5 Stylus to ANDROID 9.0 Pie Manually. Fully working February 2019
If you want to wait, cool, but if you are salivating then follow the steps below to update your Infinix Note 5 and Note 5 Stylus to Google Android 9 Pie!!!
Unlike what's on other sites you may have browsed this is working 1000% because that's how I updated my own phone!
Things you need:
1. 1GB Data subscription or strongs to download with
2. Up to 1gb memory space in your phone and SD card
3. Fully charged Infinix Note 5
4. This information on GistGate.com which you should print or write out or open in PC.
5. Your brain and fingers..lol
Step 1: Download Android 9 Pie for Infinix Note 5 here (Note that it's 950MB) So make sure you have enough space and data, once u click it will begin download after you select your preferred browser for download from the pop-up:
That's the link to official note 5 pie
Download the file
Step 2 of Infinix Note 5 Android 9 update:
Copy and paste it in your root storage of your memory card. That is not in any folder. Just the home of the SD card.
Switch off your phone
Boot your phone to recovery (Press and hold both the power button and volume up button, release both buttons when you see an Android icon lying down with red warning sign on it.
Now simultaneously press the power and volume up buttons once and release.
This should open up the Infinix Note 5 Recovery menus for you.
Use the volume down or up buttons to navigate to "Apply Update from Memory card", press the power button to select that.
The memory card root folder will open, use the volume buttons to navigate to the file you downloaded which is a zip file "6a0663babd7f1eb9bb1894c6af9c576175a7d036.zip". Use power vuttob to select it.
Step 7: Allow the phone to do it's work. It will take about 10-20 mins to install.
Step 8: After the installation is complete, it will display and show you the recovery menus. Select "Reboot system now"
The phone will reboot but will show just the Infinix name for about 20-30 mins to load.
Don't press anything. Just allow it take it's time.
Phone surely show you Android 9. Welcome!!!
Note: if the phone doesn't see your SIMs or memory card. Just restart the phone and you will be ok. Here are some screenshots of the Infinix Note 5 Android 9.
Will reveal more soon.
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