Good news for Micromax Unite 2 smartphone users as Micromax has released the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. Micromax Unite 2 is one of the popular devices by micromax which comes in the budget smartphones category as it is priced at Rs. 5,999 and lower, it is made for the Indian user as it is loaded with 21 languages to help the user chat and save everything in their own mother tongue.
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. Micromax had released the device with Android Kitkat 4.4 and some users have received the Android Lollipop 5.0 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 Unite 2 to Android Lollipop 5.0.
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 Unite 2 to Android Lollipop 5.0:
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 300 MB it might require some extra space to get the update installed.
Tap on the Settings icon on your Micromax Unite A106 and then scroll to the last and tap on About Phone and then tap on System Update.
Your device will automatically search for the update and will take you to a new page and you will see the message as seen in the image. “A new firmware update is available and ready for download. Do you want to continue?”
Tap on Yes and the download process starts automatically and you will see a progress bar as seen in the image.
After the Download is completed you will get a message “Ready to update the phone” and you have to tap on “Update Now”
Your device will now install the update and your phone will reboot. (This process takes up 40% of battery so make sure your phone is charged up fully)
After the first update is installed your work is not yet completed you have to install a second update the notification of which will come up automatically. After tapping on that notifications you will be redirected to system update page.
If you are not getting the update or not getting redirected you have to manually check for the update by going to Settings > About > Software update.
You will get New update is ready for download and you have to tap on “OK” which will start the download of the 412.94 MB file and its update.
The installation and update process happens automatically and your phone will Reboot and gives you a notification “Updated sucessfully”
Now you have to Reboot your device for one last time and you will be ready to use your Micromax Unite 2 A106 with Android Lollipop 5.0.
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.