How To Update Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2

Lenovo has officially updated one of its device Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2 after a long wait but for the Indonesian users, but we have got the OTA image captured and created a CWM backup and also a flashable zip for it, you can even upgrade it. You can update your Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2 through restoring the CWM backup or flashing the zip which we have created. Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2 update is finally over and now and you can upgrade from your old version which is running on Kitkat 4.4.4. The best part is that you can flash or restore, which in both the ways are very easy for you and you can get the Lollipop upgrade easily. Lenovo had made us wait a long time for us Lenovo A6000 users for the lollipop users and also the Lenovo A6000 Plus users do not have to worry about the Lollipop update because we’ll be creating the Lollipop 5.0.2 flashable zip for Lenovo A6000 Plus users as well. You can now enjoy the Lollipop and its full features by just following the guide and installing the same.

WARNING : Rooting or installing a custom rom or recovery might brick your device or your device may act abnormally and you also lose the device warranty. You may even get a dead SD card which might not work or you can leave your device in a dead state. Before going through the entire tutorial please be advised that it is your own responsibility to go further. We’re not liable for any loss of data or any property of yours by any mean.

Things Required Before Upgrading To Lollipop :

  1. Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2 update file – Download it from below
  2. CWM/TWRP recovery – Read the guide from here
  3. Backup your data (media files/contacts)

About the ROM :

It is a pure OTA update captured image which you can flash using any stock recovery or custom recovery. You need to be on a stock rom to update Lenovo A6000 to Lollipop.


Step 1 : Copy the downloaded zip file on your SD card

Step 2 : Boot into Recovery (Follow the guide to goto recovery)

Step 3 :  Please take a backup of your personal files i.e the songs/videos/photos/contacts etc

Step 4 : Enter recovery

Step 5 : Make a full wipe including “system”

Step 6 : Flash the update file

Step 7 : Reboot (the first boot can take up to 5 minutes)

Finally you are on Lollipop on your Lenovo A6000 device.

Screenshots of Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2


Download Lenovo A6000 Lollipop 5.0.2 Update :

Direct from Lenovo Server – Download here(995 MB)


Direct from Mega – Download here(995 MB)


Direct from Userscloud – Download here(995 MB)

  • TECH J

    Is it compatible with single sim version of Lenovo a6000?I want to know FOR SURE

    • No.

      • TECH J

        So am i limited to kit kat for ever?

  • Eric

    Nice. It really work

  • mayur

    I have KitKat version and I rooted , but I am unable to flash lolipop base custom ROM ,only able to install KitKat base custom ,so what I do ?

  • Toeys

    Thanks for MEGA host
    I’m failed more 10 time to download from lenovo server.
    I’m not good in english
    Anyways Thanks :D

  • Toeys

    Thanks for MEGA host
    I’m failed more 10 time to download from lenovo server.
    I’m not good in english
    Anyways Thanks :D

  • Adnan

    I tried to flash this rom via TWRP on my lenovo a6000 plus but while flashing i got error i also trying to flash it via stock recovery but again i got error “Installation Aborded” Please help i want stock rom…

  • TannerWheel1

    Can I flash it on lenovo A6000 plus on stock rom and stock recovery.?

  • Satheesh Chandran

    I got it, Check that free RAM, it’s Really awesome mannnnss…

  • Moustafa Afro

    when i flashed this rom i got error 14 and installation aborted .. any hints ???

  • pandi

    I didn’t. backup my stock kit Kat Rom on Lenovo a6000+. Now I rum custom cm11 Rom. Can i flash stock lollipop Rom

  • Satheesh Chandran

    I got the update via ota,
    This stock ROM (4.4.4 -) is downloaded from you,
    Is this update will work?

  • Lucas


  • Lucas

    HI, I want revert back to my stock rom, but I cant restore my Backup from CWM. When I write to ADB “fastboot boot recovery.img” It say: booting…
    failed (remote: dtb not found)

    Cant enter to CWM. What should I do?

    • saikarthikeya

      i also faced the same problem…i will suggest you to flash rom by qualcom flash image loader…u can definitely ur phone…i’ve suffered for nearly 1 wk and repaired my ph

      • nish

        How to flash using that qualcom. Can u give me the procedure to do it, II am having adb not found issue

  • Sohan Sharma

    i have flashed on lenovo to revert back to stock firmware?

  • Yes you can, in CWM/TWRP menu delete dalvik cache and other stuffs mentioned in the tutorial.

  • Yes you can, in CWM/TWRP menu delete dalvik cache and other stuffs mentioned in the tutorial.

  • Do not try to update it. Just flash using CWM/TWRP.

  • We’re not making fool tej. If 30 other people could update theirs, then you might be doing something wrong. Let me know if you still face any problem.

    • tej

      Sry buddy …but as u know my phone was bricked so …….