New update of Micromax A116 Canvas HD Stock Rom V3 Jelly Bean 4.2

This is new update of Micromax A116 Canvas HD Stock Rom V3. This is third update of Canvas HD by Micromax and it is Android Jelly Bean 4.2 ROM. So update your Micromax A116 Canvas HD with stock Rom V3.

This is the first update of Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus. Micromax release stock Rom V2 for this phone. It is superb phone from Micromax. This phone has a quad-core 1.2 GHz processor along with 1GB of RAM, 4GB inbuilt memory and 4.2 Android Jelly Bean. This update makes changes in software & improves hardware performance of Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus.

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Preparation of flash or update:

1. Take a backup of your phone Click here.
2. Your phone battery should charge 80% minimum.
3. Make sure proper power backup of your PC.
4. Read all steps then do it careful.

Download ROM and Tools of Micromax A116 Canvas HD:

File NameDownload link
Micromax A116 Canvas HD Stock Rom V3Download
Micromax A116 Canvas HD SP Tool v3.1248.0.96Download
Micromax A116 Canvas HD USB DriverDownload

How to install or flash new update of Micromax A116 Canvas HD Stock Rom V3:

Step 1: Install drivers in your PC (If you feel any problem in install driver then watch this video Click here) and Enable USB Debugging on your Phone. Go to Settings >>> Developer options >>> USB debugging check it ( If your phone have Android 4.2 or upper version then see how to enable Developer options here is guide of this Click here). After then switch off your phone.


Step 2:  Extract the Stock ROM folder where you want then Extract and open the SP Tool. and run Sptool.exe Run as Administrator


Step 3: You will see an SP tool window, now click on the scatter-Loading option in the SP tool. Then you will get the new tab of SP Tool which you ask the location of the scatter file on your PC. You will find this scatter file in the extracted Stock ROM folder. Now go to the Rom folder and select the file “Android_scatter_emmc.txt”. See in this image.


Step 4:  Now You will see two options for flashing Rom, first is “firmware upgrade” option which is used to update or flash your Rom without deleting your data and second one is “Download” option this is work for format your phone then flash Stock Rom ( like fresh Rom installation). So choose according to your requirement and I suggest, click on the “Download” option and flash fresh Rom on your phone.

Step 5: Now connect your switch off phone to the PC via USB cable  (Make sure your phone is switched off). SP Tool detect your phone and process will start. See in blow image. If Sptool is not recognize/detect your phone then install vcom driver read this post it will help you click here  (Driver already in phone flash drive if you don’t have these drivers then install it)


Step 6: Now Sptool start downloading Stock Rom in your phone by flashing.


Note: Don’t interrupt this process as it can potentially brick your device. Make sure no power interruption takes place.

Step 7:  After the process complete, a green ring will appear.


Step 8: Disconnect your phone. Now your phone is updated. If you feel any problem of flashing or update your phone then watch this video click here.

Note: After Flashing or updating from 4.1.1 to 4.2.1 you will get a TP UPDATE popup which will update your phone TP automatically. So, don’t touch your phone touch panel while the TP is being updated, otherwise your phone may be some TP problem.

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After update you can to Root Canvas HD, because root allows for you to use a maximum of your phone without any restrictions. After root you will install custom apps, custom Rom and custom setting in your phone. We already discuss on Root Advantage and Disadvantage by earlier post and so follow steps of this post “How to Root Micromax A116 ” in earlier post. And this is easiest method of Root Micromax A116.

All updates of Micromax A116:
Micromax A116 HD V5 Rom
Micromax A116 HD V4 Rom
Micromax A116 HD V3 Rom
Micromax A116 HD V2 Rom

Note: I am not responsible if you make Mistakes and Bricked Devices.

56 response on “New update of Micromax A116 Canvas HD Stock Rom V3 Jelly Bean 4.2

  1. Rajesh Biswal

    I’ve iBall andi 5li mobile phone n need to upgrade my android from Jellybean v4.1.2 to Kitkat v4.4.4. Is it possible? Pls suggest every steps for a safe up gradation n avoid phone breaking.

      1. Rajesh Biswal

        Thanks for reply.
        I mean to say can I install other phone’s Kitkat stock firmware? Will it work fine?

        Pls reply asap
        Thanks again

  2. vikas rawat

    please tell me , how to downgrade my micromax unite 2 from lollipop ? i wanna back kitkat. please tell me whole process

  3. vibhu 512

    Hello Abhishek Sharma,
    I just want to ask you that in V3 update……..What is the Baseband version ?
    and What is the Custom build Version ?

  4. Aditya Mhatre

    I already rooted my micromax canvas hd a116, and i flashed samsung gs5 rom by cmahendra on it using TWRP v2.5.0.0. I want to install the stock rom on my phone again. Do i need to follow same procedure?

  5. baap

    hello abhishek,
    i am unable to get imei backup of my mobile-a116.
    due to flickering problem.
    i went service centre , they said very rudely-"apka touch screen kharab ho gaya 1750/- lagega"
    i went out,coz of bad nature.
    i use mobile with care but then also facing such a big problem.

    i got solution on your blogs.
    please help me out.

  6. Deeksha Juneja

    The free version of this app doesnt allow backup…what should i do?
    Also as u said this is the 5th update…i would like to tell you that i have never updated my phone before
    so i can directly update to the 5th update right??

  7. Deeksha Juneja

    hi abhishek
    i wanted to update my phone but i have a few questions before i do
    1. will updating the phone delete all the applications and data in it?
    2. i have to download Stock Rom V3, SP-Tool and the Drivers on my computer/laptop or directly on my phone?
    please let me know
    thank you

    deeksha juneja

  8. harshit chaturvedi

    i folowed your proces. the tools detects my phone (a116). but it says: "inconsistent load and target. the load to be downloaded is for MT6589."
    please reply soon ive got a bricked phone.

  9. Anonymous

    Even I tried it on windows 8 but it didn't detect my phone I even installed the Cynus t1 drive but it was still searching

  10. Nishal Modi

    In sp tool, there is no progress (in %) is going on. its showing searching only. I've followed all steps as you've mention.

    pls help. my os is win 8

    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      hi nishal

      don't worry, charge your mobile approx 80%

      then remove battery

      after few min put it again

      don't start your phone and click on download button in sptool then connect your phone to PC

  11. Nishal Modi


    In sp tool, there is no progress (in %) is going on. its showing searching only. I've followed all steps as you've mention.

  12. Anonymous

    hii abhishek
    how can i backup screen calibration through Maui META 3G of canvas hd
    and how can i backup existing rom without root
    plz tell me

  13. Anonymous

    hi abhishek
    i want to know is this update remove imei from phone
    and is there is screen flicker issue


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