If you’re reading this article, there seems to be something wrong with your Android phone running on a Qualcomm-based processor that has gone into Qualcomm Crash Dump mode or in brick state, making them completely unusable. Something like the Oneplus 8 Pro in the image below. Don’t worry, there are a few ways to fix your phone, and I’m here today to talk about them. Let’s get started.
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Fix your Android phone from Qualcomm Crash Dump mode
Method 1: Start in FastBoot mode
One of the easiest ways to fix your phone with Qualcomm Crash Dump is to switch your phone to quick boot mode. Different phones have different key combinations to boot in FastBoot mode, to name a few, you can Google Search FastBoot with your phone model to get the exact key combination.
- Oneplus – Press and hold the power key + volume down + volume up (all at the same time)
- Samsung – Press the power key + volume down key + Home / Bixby key / volume up key
- Google / Nexus – Press Power + Decrease Volume
- Xiaomi / Redmi / POCO – Press the power + volume down button
- OPPO / Realme – Press the power + volume up button
- Live / IQOO – Press the power + volume up button
- Motorola / Lenovo – Press the power + volume down button
- Asus – Press Power + Decrease Volume
Once you’re in quick launch mode, you just need to change the ways you use the volume keys. Set the mode to Run i Press the power key to boot the phone, this will boot the OS and return your phone to normal. (Make sure your phone has enough battery to start the OS)
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Method 2: Wipe the phone with the MSM tool
If the first method fails, you need to flash the phone using the MSM tool. Follow these steps to fix your phone:
When the process is complete, your phone will boot up, it will take some time to boot up as this is a new and first boot. That’s what you can now set up your phone, like you did when you first got it.
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These methods should help you repair a walled phone to revive from Qualcomm Crash Dump mode. If the problem still does not resolve (which is a very rare chance), you must visit a service center or have it repaired at a local service workshop.
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