Last Updated on July 2, 2020 by Bestusefultips
Here’s how to downgrade from Android Lollipop to KitKat 4.4. Many users not comfortable with the new lollipop OS and try to downgrade to KitKat 4.4 version. In most of the user problem with battery drain, a various number of usable apps and others. Before downgrade android lollipop to KitKat, backup your data using Samsung Kies software or Google drive. You can downgrade android 5.1.2 to 4.2 in your device, first of all, find the Android factory image from Google of your Android device & download the image link and install the ADB tool on your Windows or Mac device and another option is download firmware using this.
Also, use reboot/factory data reset option to make your device new look like when buying. Once you upgrade Android KitKat to Lollipop OS in your device then there is no official way to downgrade the previous version OS.
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How to Downgrade Android Lollipop to Kitkat 4.4 using Reboot/Factory data reset
Step 1: Press the Volume up+Power+Home button until seeing the screen.
Step 2: Use the volume down button to scroll “wipe data/factory data reset” and press the power button to select an option.
Step 3: Select “Yes” using the power button and your phone will reset.
After complete this process, select the “reboot system now”. Now your android device looks original when you buy.
Step 4: Restore your data using Samsung Kies via connecting your device computer via USB cable.
Now check your android device or tablet reboot completely or not. If not then take it nearby Samsung device store to downgrade it.
That’s all. I hope this article helps to downgrade older or previous android OS on your android device.
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