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[New UPdate] Upgrade infinix hot note x551 (1gb+16gb 2gb+16/2gb+32gb) to Lollipop

Greetings XUIers!

Today we have new update For Hot Note!

Update Highlights:

Fixed issues?
1. Issue where font manager occasionally crashed is fixed
2. Improved system manager interface usability and bug fix
3. Issue where some apps cannot be arranged or used is fixed
4. Other bugs is fixed

Added Fuction
1. Three fingers screenshot is added
2. Weather function is added
3. Confirmation for shut down and restart options is added
4. Download speed display is added
5. Screen recording function is added
6. Xshare function is added
7. Quick wallpaper swap is added

Optimized items:
1. Optimized the quality of the front and rear camera, and reduced noise in low lighting.
2. Improve the system performance.
3. Improve the speed of lighting screen when incoming call.
4. Improve screen brightness of third-party camera Apps.
5. Improve the sensitivity of dropping down notification bar.
6. Change the format of recorded video to MP4.
7. Remove pin notification in notification bar, when turn on Mobile Anti-Theft.


Hot Note 16+1GB

SP Flash:

Hot Note 16+2GB

SP Flash:

1. Download ND extract all files in one folder
2. Run Sp flash tool as administrator Visit HERE on how to use sp flash tool
3. Navigate to scatter loader
4. Locate the path of the extracted folder and select d scatter file
5. Select firmware upgrade and not download only
6. Hit the download button
7. While your phone is switched off, just plug in the USB cord and wait for it to complete it progress.

once completed at 100%, congratulation cause you have just upgraded using the SP flash version

Instructions for TF card version

1. After downloading
2. Extract and copy the to SD card
3. Go to system update - - - - - - - >update from local and click on that file you extracted and copy to SD card
4. If prompt, just click ok and wait for it to boot to recovery and start the update process.
5. Once completed, hurray and reboot.


With this upgrade tutorial, u can now enjoy the new lollipop 5.1 OS on ur old kitkat.

Dear Fans.
Thank you for your consistant support for infinix , today we proudly pronaunce that X551 Infinix hot note got final lollipop update . We will slow down the update speed on this model, future update will focus on :
1. Bug fixing
2. function add.

All update will be done by OTA . Our official website ( update this software soon .

Android 5.1

Final Version2 20151009:
1) Added System Manager app which includes Mobile Cleanup, App Manager, Network Management and Harassment Block functions
2) Added 3G only option in network type selection
3) Added Sleep Cleanup function to automatically cleans up phone memory after long time sleep
4) Added App Lock function in recent app cleaner to avoid cleaned
5) Optimized password lock and PIN lock input on lock screen,directly entry when entering the correct password
6) Fixed smart cover's status bar display issue
7) Removed quick charge icon on the left of status bar
8) Fixed ringtones setting failure occasionally issue
9) Fixed other issues from XCLUB fans
10) Improved battery and system performance and fixed other issues

Dont have much to sat but to go straight to the point by giving the link and tutorial on how to go about the upgrade.

You all must know that the upgrade is not base on OTA/rollout but it going to be a method of downloading the rom and using sp flash tool to upgrade.

- Download Rom
Hot note 16+1:
Direct Link:

Hot note 16+2 & 32 +2:
Direct Link:

To download d rom from mega, either u use pc or download d mega app, reg nd den visit d link and it wl automatically open d app nd ask u either tk download or import.

- Sp flash tool
Visit HERE on how to use sp flash tool
- PC
- usb cord

1. Download nd extract all files in one folder
2. Run sp flash tool as administrator
3. Navigate to scatter loader
4. Locate the path of the extracted folder nd select d scatter file
5. Select firmware upgrade and not download only
6. Hit the download button
7. While your phone is switch off, just plug in the usb cord and wait for it to complete its process.

Once u get an green tick sign saying ok, congratulation cause u have just successfully upgraded ur infinix hot note x551 to the new android version lollipop 5.1.

NB: If this is done as instructed, non of any user will find it difficult.

screenshot is attached below of the upgrade of my fone.

Drop any issue for i will be here to help u all

Credits to infinix
Compiled by BasedTech
Dedicated to infinix team and fans.

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