Qualcomm, one of the worlds biggest semiconductor manufacturers, has held its own all these years, in the smartphone industry. They have established their footprint by introducing the Snapdragon series of chipsets. Snapdragon chipsets are used in all the top end smartphone brands like OnePlus, Pixel, LG and also Samsung. Since Qualcomm has such a wide range of smartphones to deal with, it has also released specific tools for such devices. Today we’ll be checking out QPST Flash Tool.
QPST (Qualcomm Product Support Tools)
QPST is Qualcomm Product Support Tools which is an application which allows you to flash stock firmware on Qualcomm Smartphone and Tablets. Since Qualcomm chipsets are used on a wide range of smartphones, from budget to flagship, this tool is your one-stop solution for any device using a Qualcomm chipset. With this software, you can download and install the latest firmware, of any device running Qualcomm chipset.
QPST Flash Tool – Features:
This application is not only a flashing tool but also enables you to download the correct firmware for your device.So you won’t have to go through the trouble of finding the latest and correct firmware for your Android device.
This software has a very detailed User Interface and lets you understand the process taking place, leaving the user with little or no doubts about its operation.
Backup and Restore
This Software packs a Backup and restore option, which enables it to automatically backup a device before flashing the new firmware. You can restore it at a later time, without any hassles.
Here an MSI package gets installed on your system, so it remains there permanently, so you need not worry about any other issue. Just pin a shortcut to your desktop and then you’re ready to go.
Inbuild QFIL Flash Tool
QPST Flash Tool comes with the inbuilt QFIL flash tool which also allows you to Flash Stock Firmware on Qualcomm smartphone and Tablets
With this feature, you can check the status of active devices, available serial ports, and active clients.
Things to Note
- It is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 and not for other OS.
- Please Use the backup feature provided as flashing firmware results in wiping all data on the device.
- All USB drivers for your phone should be pre-installed for your phone to be recognized by the software.
- All credits goes to Qualcomm for releasing this Software.