How To Update Gionee M2 With Android 4.4.2 Kitkat OS

Gionee M2 is a great Android Smartphone, which comes with a 1.3 GHz processor supported by 1 GB RAM, a powerful 5.0-inch display and it runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean firmware. If you own this Smartphone and want to update it with Android 4.4.2 Kitkat, then follow the step-by-step procedure given below.

The following tutorial is only for Gionee Marathon M2 users who would like to install Android 4.4.2 Kitkat OS on their smartphones. So, don’t try it on any other device.

WARNING: Following this tutorial will void your Gionee Smartphone warranty. Also, if any issue arises by following this procedure, don’t held us responsible. Proceed with the following tutorial at your own risk.

Update Gionee M2 With Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Prerequisites To Update Gionee M2 With Android 4.4.2:

  1. The first thing you have to do before updating your Gionee device is to download and install the Android Driver on your computer so that you can connect the Gionee Smartphone to it.
  2. Next, you have to download SP Flash Tool and save it in your computer. Also download Firmware for 4 GB model or Firmware for 8 GB Model based on your device and save it in the computer.
  3. Next, keep your battery level above 70% and take the back-up of all your personal data’s in the smartphone using appropriate apps. Having a backup, will help to restore your all personal data’s after the updating process is completed.

When you have done all these above procedures, you can proceed to the following tutorial.

Tutorial To Update Gionee Marathon M2 With Android 4.4.2 Kitkat:

    1. To begin, Unzip the downloaded firmware files and SP Flash tool file, by using software such as WinRAR or WinZip.
    2. Next, Open the “Flash Tool” executable application from the extracted files and then select the Scatter-loading option and choose the “MT6592_Android_Scatter” which you will find the extracted firmware folder.

MT6592_Android_Scatter File Gionee M2

    1. Now, you connect your Gionee M2 Smartphone with the Computer by using USB cable and then switch it on. After doing this, then you can click on the Firmware-Upgrade option.

SP Flash Tool Status Gionee M2

    1. The upgrade process will get started and you can the process completion status bar. When the bar reaches 100%, your will see a green circle in the SP Flash tool window with the message “Firmware Upgraded.”

Firmware Upgrade Completed Gionee M2

  1. Now, you can disconnect your Smartphone from the computer. Your device will automatically restart. If not, restart your device manually.
  2. That’s it! Now, you successfully updated your Gionee M2 with Android 4.4.2 KitKat Firmware.

If you encounter any issues while following this tutorial, then do let me know by using the comments section below.

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Comments

  1. when i updted my phone to kitkat now its not working help me

  2. after update my phone not working

  3. What message are you getting?

  4. after installing and i start to look through the phone it shotdown and refuse to power back .what can i do.

  5. Syed Ishan says:

    Hello friends! I have just upgraded my Gionee M2 to kitkat 4.4.2 and it is working smoothly. just download all required files such as android driver, sp flash tool, and firmware for 4/ 8 GB. You can refer to the gionee site and do as the tell. Remember don`t switch on your phone without unplugging it from you pc. and wait 2 to 3 min for the first start-up . THANK YOU.

  6. Glad to hear that it has worked!

  7. Syed Ishan says:

    It not just working its way faster than jelly bean. And all the features are changed and are looking great. @Itihowo I should suggest you again upgrade. And make sure The firmware is compatible and Android driver is for your PC not for phone. Try it if problem is still there friend you are screwed!! !! Rush to the Gionee care centre

  8. cpkathari says:

    whether we have to turn usb storage on?

  9. cpkathari says:

    after i started firmware upgrade nothing is happening

  10. Do it from Settings option in your Android phone.

  11. Brijesh Kumar says:

    I tryed to upgrade gionee m2 but not upgrading. How to do?

  12. What error are you getting?

  13. alok mishra says:

    im geting a prblm in updating to kk. it show msxml6 not install. plz help

  14. my phone is not turning on after updating??
    wht to do??!!

  15. My phone is not turning on…after updating to kk..
    What to do??

  16. Thank you. I could upgrade my M2 with this tutorial. Selected upgrade when flashing.

  17. https://drive.google.com/uc?id=0B1Hf9FzDNVqDSE9QWEdjdzQzTk0&export=download
    is where I got the upgrade bundle without interruption

  18. gaurang says:

    my phone is not turning on after updating??
    wht to do??!!

  19. Sathish says:

    Go to recovery, wipe cache/data and retry!

  20. vijayakumar says:

    gioneem2 kitkkat update afther camera is not work imei number invild

  21. amit rastogi says:

    I updated my gionee M2 after that camera options not showing (Camera and Flash) not working.
    I need help right now

  22. Sani Awilo says:

    My M2 is giving me serious headache, contacts don’t load easily, sometimes I have to wait for 20 mints to make calls, or it will tell me contact not responding, wait or cancel… Bluethood too some times don’t work until I restart it .. Camera same as bluethood. what do I do please?

  23. Sathish says:

    Are you facing this issue after flashing this firmware or you are facing the issue with your device all the time? If it is the second one, flash the firmware given here.