Updating Android on your Blackview A7 is a must if you want your mobile device to stay on top of its performance. And yes, the updates will add a multitude of features that will make using your Blackview A7 more enjoyable. However, it is not necessarily easy to update the Blackview A7 in case you do not know how to do it. That is why we will see in this post why it is essential to make updates. We will see later how to know if there is an update available for the Blackview A7. After that, we will discover the technique to update the Blackview A7 and the precautions to take before starting. Finally, we will discuss possible alternatives if you don’t see an update available.
Why update Android on the Blackview A7
Android updates bring a lot of things to your Blackview A7. One of the most important reasons to update your mobile is security. And yes, as with all operating systems, there are security flaws in Android. So the updates will first remove these defects and therefore increase the security of your Blackview A7. Another reason why updates are interesting is the addition of features. And yes, each update brings its own set of features. This can be additional applications or additional settings. In addition, some improvements will also save the battery of your Blackview A7 and therefore extend its life. Therefore, it is imperative that you update your Blackview A7 for security or additional features.
The technique to know if there is an update available on my Blackview A7
Before you start the Blackview A7 update, you will first need to check if there is an update for your device. To see this, you need to go to the Blackview A7 settings menu. And then go all the way down About the device. Once done, choose Software update et look for an update. If an update is available, your Blackview A7 will ask you if you want to download and install it. If there is nothing, you may see a message like: no updates available either your device is already updated.
Tutorial to update my Blackview A7
Updating the Blackview A7 is extremely easy. On the other hand, it may be a good idea to take some precautions before starting the update, simply because the update sometimes causes concern. Here are 3 things you can do before you get started:
- Backup your data: In case you don’t know how to do it, read our tutorial to backup your Blackview A7.
- Recharge the battery – The process can sometimes take some time, so make sure you have at least 75% battery.
- Save your settings: You can take a screenshot of your settings. Learn how to take a screenshot on Blackview A7 here
Now that you’ve taken your precautions, there’s room for upgrading. To start the update, go to Settings > About device > Software update. All you have to do is select release the update for the process to begin. The operation will take several minutes and the laptop will reboot several times. When finished, the laptop turns on and your Blackview A7 is updated.
How to do it when there is no update available for my Blackview A7
If there is no update available for Blackview A7 but you still want to update it, know that it is possible. On the other hand, the process is a little more difficult. To do this, you will need to root your Blackview A7 and install what is called a custom ROM. If that doesn’t scare you, you should follow our tutorial to root a Blackview A7. With this technique you can have many more possibilities regarding the update you aspire to install.