New update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3

Micromax releases new update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3. In this version Micromax  fixes some bug and remove some Apps. Micromax A88 Canvas Music phone is a decent phone.  It is the best phone in the given range approx. 8000 Indian Rupees only. It is first phone release with JBL headphones in Micromax canvas series. Canvas Music have 4.5 Touch Screen, MT 6577 1 GHz Dual Core Processor, Jelly Bean 4.1.1, 512 Ram. Micromax release third software update for canvas music stock Rom V3. In this version Micromax removed Playbooks and plays movies apps.

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.
Must Read: How to improve Android Smartphone battery life with 7 tips

Download ROM and Tools of Micromax A88 Canvas Music:

File NameDownload link
Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3Download
Micromax A88 Canvas Music SP Tool V3.1244.0.sn85Download
Micromax A88 Canvas Music USB DriverDownload

How to Install New update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music 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.

Enable-debugging

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

SP-Tool

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.

Flashing-process

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)

Sp-tool-process

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

start-downloading

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.

process-complete

Step 8: Disconnect your phone. Now your phone is updated with New update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3. If you feel any problem of flashing or update your phone then watch this video click here.

Must Read: Stock Rom V1 for Micromax A88 Canvas Music

After new update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3, you can to root Micromax A88 Canvas Music 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 have already discussed on Root Advantage and Disadvantage by earlier post and we already saw “How to Root Micromax A88 Canvas Music ” in an earlier post.

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

139 response on “New update of Micromax A88 Canvas Music Stock Rom V3

  1. Ganesh

    I m unable to update my canvas a88. downloaded driver files and flash tool but unable to find ROM folder, pls help me

    Reply
  2. Pavan Kumar Behera

    i have completed the process but i'm experiencing problems like the doesn't recognize the sim,apps aren't getting installed.what do i do to fix them?

    Reply
  3. Nishant Ojha

    I have canvas a88.. and not a single version of framaroot is working. So plz suggest the proper version. Asap plz

    Reply
  4. Sourabh Salke

    you've to connect your phone in flash mode by switching of the phone first and then connecting it back by holding the volume up key and plugging in the usb wire

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi

      But why you use these steps and it is wrong. do you want to tell about meta mode. if yes then i tell you right meta mode flashing steps.

      Reply
  5. ME.. RA..

    I flashed this ROM. But it did not fix the ram issue. Ram fillsup for no reason. Have to reboot the phone daily. Will Never buy these chinese phones in future. Can i flash V1 rom back to my phone?

    Reply
  6. mahendra ms

    i hav a problem. i was trying to increase the internal memory of my a88.
    but i hav not done anything that are said in the process steps. i was only taking back up of my apks using clean master. then i hav uninstalled some games and lot of apps that are installed in my phone. then i switched of my phone and using recovery mode i tried to take a backup. but it said something that and backup had not done properly. then i i tried to switch on my phone, i got bad. the phone stucks at only showing "canvas" during boot. i kept the phone as that and it was not booting. then i removed the battery and go to recovery mode, clear data and factory reset , clear cache partition. then tried to switch on the phone. it was not booting. please help me….

    Reply
  7. Kalpesh Wani

    Hi Abhishek,

    Tutorial is nice ..well explained but unfortunately, it did not work for me. Sptool does not recognize the phone (i followed all steps).. i even tried 3-4 times with driver installed n updated driver etc. but nothing happenened .. any clue what could have been wrong?
    Does phone need to be rooted?

    Reply
    1. Divyansh Ojha

      These drivers are not getting installed, how to install them, they are inf files only, i right click them and press install and message appears saying 'cant install digital signature missing'

      Reply
      1. Akhil Krishnan

        You can disable digital signature check in Windows 8 and later by holding Shift key while pressing Restart and choose Disable driver signature verification enforcement.

        Reply
  8. abhishek mistry

    I hv already flashed cwm in my phone so if flash the v3 update directly is it okay

    Or do i have to first clear the delvik cache and format like we do when flasha new rom???

    Reply
  9. Tapan Ramteke

    I experienced WiFi issue with this ROM, also Internal memory issue still persists…plz suggest in case we have any patches…

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi tapan

      flash again your Rom on your phone, may your problem resolve.

      If Micromax release any patch or update you will find on this blog so join us and stay with us.

      Good day

      Reply
    2. Tapan Ramteke

      Hi Abhi,

      Appreciated your prompt reply…thanks

      So you saying if I re-flash and re-install same FrostMod ROM it will resolve my issues…or do I need to download again the latest ROM … and follow the whole process…

      Reply
    3. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      welcome

      yes some time solve problem by re-flashing Rom, So try to re-install your Rom and after finish start your phone and do not touch your screen till it is finish

      Reply
    4. Tapan Ramteke

      HI Abhi,

      Again some issues are occurring in this ROM such as application stops in between suddenly; I guess it will be because of RAM issue.

      Please let me know in case any other ROM could resolve this problem or else do I need to go again to my previous Stock ROM?

      Reply
  10. Chirag Nakum

    its hold at 0% not run further…
    i do hole same process 10 times but cant done… plzz help me

    Reply
  11. ME.. RA..

    Is the memory leak(ram) issue can be solved with this update? My a88 shows rom version as V23 is it latest than v3?

    Reply
  12. bhavin vaghela

    can i update my micromax a88 without root through service center if yes then which version of android available for micromax a88.

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi bhavin

      follow these steps and update your mobile, it is Jelly Bean 4.1.1 bug fix update

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi aadiya

      I don't have A88, so please install this update and share with us

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Go to your Phone setting then tap on last option about phone

      you will find version of rom in this option

      Reply
  13. SAGAR BHOOSHAN

    I Downloaded V3 and V2 when scatter file loaded in SP flash tool everthing loads ub except uboot file. Its is not there in the both download. I accidently flashed it and afterwards no light in mob. I can even see wether its charging or not. please provide uboot file for A88 pleases………

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi Sagar

      605 Downloads of this Rom but it is first problem, no one complain like this. so please flash Rom again.

      Reply
    2. SAGAR BHOOSHAN

      Can You check the Folder for UBOOT file whether it is there or not ? I dont see such file in my zip file. I think , thins UBOOT file will be the one for screen display. All others wont have such prob because , already this file will be there in their phone ROM. They will be flashing other files so they wont have such pron. But I have flashed server times with other roms too . so it could be corrupted . So I would require that file alone .

      Reply
  14. PRADEEP JANGID

    Thanks Abhishek
    And one more thing if sp flashing become unsuccessful and can i restore my previous backuped rom via cwm recovery which i have created on
    my sd card ??

    Reply
  15. PRADEEP JANGID

    What other options are need to be selected while intstalling Rom via sp tool other than MT6577_Android_scatter_emmc.txt. i mean will i have to select options like recovery.img, boot.img ,etc at the bottom !!
    Notify with proper steps .

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi pradeep

      this is very simple process, i would suggest you watch this video it is flashing video of Micromax A110 but flashing processor is same so watch this video click here

      Reply
  16. Satvik Bhojanapally

    Thank u for this post Abhishek Sharma
    If possible,can i get a 4.4 version of android in my micromax a88

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      welcome Satvik

      yes it is possible, Jelly bean can run on Micromax A88 MT6577 chipset. It is also depend on Micromax when will they release this update.

      stay with us if Micromax Release this update we will tell you via email or social media So join us on Facebook Google Plus

      Good day

      Reply
  17. pradeep jangid

    My phone is showing error " Installation aborted " during installing this v3 rom via recovery !!
    Kindly notify the problem .

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      Hi Pradeep

      Don't use recovery to install Rom, Flash this Rom via Sptool. Follow all steps

      Reply
  18. shikha dass

    go download latest version of su update ….then re install su file from recovery…and then reboot your system…..su will work fine

    Reply
  19. Rohit Kadam

    When i open the app it just show "su binary is not installed and super su cant install it this is the problem" and the app close down

    Reply
  20. Rohit Kadam

    I have rooted my phone but in supersu app it show su binary in on there and it is not able to download i also tried to find on google but it is not there what should i do plzz help

    Reply
    1. shikha dass

      go download latest version of su update ….then re install su file from recovery…and then reboot your system…..su will work fine

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      nothing, i don't suggest for custom Rom

      root you stock Rom and use as a power user

      Reply
  21. Anonymous

    i need miui custom rom for my micromax A88…..plss reply soon…..give me the download link for it….plssssssssss

    Reply
    1. Anonymous

      yes there is.. but trust me they sucks..
      i tried them but original is original my friend…..

      Reply
  22. Dhilip kumar

    when i was update this V3 i have problem in my micromax a88 mobile
    GPS is not worked and wifi got NV RAM error imei failed. please help

    Reply
  23. avinash sandal

    Nd the drivr is instal on my pc whn extrect the v3 rom nd getting a set up to install???

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      hi avinash

      watch this video click here it will help you

      it is A110 flashing process but flashing process is same for all Micromax phone

      Reply
  24. avinash sandal

    Plz check im right firstly i m downlod driver ,sp tol nd v3 rom nd extract al of them then phn is connected with my pc on data storage mode nd then click on sp tool folder in this folder click on rum rumsptol an run as administrator then select v3 rom folder in which select mt5677 mt5677scatter rom nd swich of my phn with connected with data cable then the downlod option is show in sp tol folder??? Nd the green ring disply on my phn then al process is complete then remv batry after 1 min then the whole procedure are comlele??? Plz tel me nndplz give me my answrs of 2 qus thanxx….

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      download sp tool

      extract this and open and run sptool.exe as administrator

      then click on load scatter file
      and select scatter file from your Rom folder
      then click download option
      process start after finish a green ring come out

      that's all

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      thanks Harsh

      this Rom release by Micromax and it is third update of A88
      try it

      Reply
  25. Harsh B

    You have written in the description that Switch Off your Canvas 2 …..
    does it really work for Micromax A88 bcoz i m really tired with my rom…..it is a little buggy…and consumes more RAM.. i have to restart every 2 day…

    Plz reply fast

    Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      hi chaitanya
      stock Rom is best
      root your Rom and make changes according to you

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      hi ajay it is 4.1.1 Jelly bean but this update remove some bugs and apps

      Reply
    1. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      click on download then remove battery after one min put it again
      then connect switch off phone to pc

      after few min it is recognize your phone

      Reply
  26. Nikhil Agarwal

    I had downloaded fully but it shows error while extracting system.img check the archive might not uploaded properly.. It was showing 314 mb at previous server now it shows only 223 mb…

    Reply
  27. Nikhil Agarwal

    Archive is not proper it shows error while extracting system.img… My 223 mb just wasted…

    Reply
    1. Ashu aryaNe

      its not working i have extracted the zipped file bt the system.img file is broken….. plz provide a gud link

      Reply
    2. Abhishek Sharma Post author

      it is working properly but hosted site on maintenance so that why it make a problem, try again

      Reply
  28. Nikhil Agarwal

    Unable to download the server is not proper… It doesn't have pause and resume support download fails again and again..

    Reply
    1. padmanabhan vishal

      its working bro..its say preloader_tinno77_s8121jb.bin "fail!
      while clicking download…….

      Reply
    2. Trilok Yadav

      driver work with only windows 32 bit operating system
      other preloader error genrate again and again

      Reply

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