Micromax Canvas A1 smartphone users are now getting another OS update as Micromax has released the Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Micromax Canvas A1 is from the Android One segment which are known to be the first to receive latest updates as promised by Google. Here are some of the Other Micromax phones getting Android Lollipop updates.
If you are using one you should probably have received the update through OTA by getting a notification of System Software update on your device. Some users have received the Android Lollipop 5.1 update notification on their device, but if you are one of the few users who did not receive the update yet then here we are going to give a Step by Step tutorial of How you can update your Micromax Canvas A1 to Android Lollipop 5.1.
Important Note: Before you go ahead with the procedure make sure that your device is fully charged and you have your charger and a power socket or power bank handy as it will take some time. And another important thing is to make sure you have a stable Internet connection wither mobile data 3G or 4G and in case of Wi-Fi make sure it is stable and does not get disconnected in between to let you install Android Lollipop 5.0 on your Micromax Unite without any hiccups.
Steps of How to Update Micromax Canvas A1 AQ4502 to Android Lollipop 5.1:
So hoping that you are ready with the device make sure that you have 1GB of storage available as the size of the update is approximately 409.8 MB it might require some extra space to get the update installed.
Tap on the Settings icon on your Micromax Canvas A1 AQ4502 and then scroll to the last and tap on About Phone and then tap on System Update.
Now you will get a new page in which you will see “Android 5.1 System Update”
It will ask you if you want to download the Android 5.1 update. Tap on “download” button on the lower right of your display.
The download process will start and once the download is completed you will be getting a notification of your screen “System update downloaded – Touch to install”
This will start System update page which is similar to the first page but here you will have to select the “Restart & Install” tab on the right side bottom of your display.
Your Micromax Canvas A1 will now reboot and install the Android 5.1 Lollipop OS
Once your device restarts you will be running on Android Lollipop 5.1 OS on your Canvas A1.
It is as simple as that and you do not have to Root your device as the official update by Micromax has been rolled out to all users. Other devices like Micromax Unite 2 A106 have been updated with Lollipop 5.0. Micromax Canvas A1 is one of the first phones from Micromax to get the Android Lollipop 5.1 update and hope you are happy with the update and do let me know what you liked most in Android Lollipop 5.1 in comments.