Hallo guys, do you have a mobile phone which your mechanic had said not repairable a long ago? Well, If the answer is yes, then VOLCANO BOX might be pretty helpful to bring back life to your mobile phone once again.
What is Volcano box?
Volcano box is one of the most popular device used for flashing firmware, unlocking, repairing and servicing of almost all types of mobile phones across the globe. It is crafted to meet every customer’s demand. Developers provide support for those models which are on the list of supported models. You can find the list easily on the official product page of volcano box.
Volcano box is operated by an interface called volcano tool or utility and the latest version of volcano tool set up V3.1.0 is available for downloading.
The Infineon-based, high speed and powerful mobile flashing device volcano box and set up provides some outstanding features –
It supports almost all kind of operating system used in mobile. Such as, Android, Windows, Bada(Samsung), Black berry, iPhone, MeeGo, Garnet etc.
It works on almost all popular brands of mobile available world wide.
This amazing flashing device can check IMEI service, local status and carrier of iPhone mobile.
This tool supports Spreadtrum(SPD), MediaTek(MTK), Coolsand_RDA, Anyka, MSTAR, Infineon and various other platforms.
It includes ADB tool and Fastboot tool to hard reset some Android smartphones.
What the Volcano box can do?
Read phone info
Read/Write Flash (even of a dead set)
Unlock codes/pattern lock
Read IMEI/Repair invalid IMEI
Baseband repair/ Baseband & IMEI null solution.
Auto format/Safety format/custom format/ Address format.
Repair signal/repair software
There are various other devices that can be used for flashing mobile phones. Such as,
The updated Volcano box 3.0 A.K.A. INFERNO MTK V1.0A is now available. It comes with automatic activation and a trial period of one month. As soon as you connect the volcano box to the computer and run update, the updating process begins automatically. But, be careful- Don’t restart or turn off the computer during the whole process to avoid the risk of damaging the Volcano box. Once the firmware update is completed, select “Yes” for automatic activation.
This latest version is loaded with various new features:
For all MTK, IMEI method is revised.
Performance is improved and faster than ever before.
Logs are improved to make it more user friendly.
Improved MTK connectivity, that introduces new methods to connect mobile phones which provides up to 30% faster connectivity.
MTK NAND engine and Read factory file is thoroughly improved.
Some error code and bugs( like Error code 5 ) has been solved.
You can repair unknown baseband as well as IMEI.
Added support for
Octa Core MTK 6750 64 bit
Read Extended Information
Following features are improved in latest version.
NAND Read Factory file
NAND Write Factory file
Read Bin File
NAND Read Factory file
NAND Write Factory file
Read Flash File in Bin format
Wipe Data & Cache
Read Bin File
Read Factory File
If you find a faulty mobile phone loaded with an unknown baseband, now you can repair it by Read Factory File.
Reliable features of Volcano Box
Volcano box are efficient to service almost all kind of mobile phones. Now you can easily flash various cell phones using the latest set up of the Volcano flashing box. Some reliable and powerful features of Volcano box are explained below.
If your mobile set is dead or you have no idea that which CPU is there in the phone, then Volcano box can help you. Just choose “Auto Detect” option from “Detect type”. Then Press and hold the “Power Button”. The CPU will be detected instantly.
Finding Boot Pin:
If you don’t know the Boot Pin from the Pin out set, you can not boot a mobile. Volcano box can effectively solve this issue. Just select the desired CPU and then click the “Detect Button” to find the Boot Pin automatically.
Volcano box provides manual select Pin out.
You can use any pin to pull up or pull down to make your mobile bootable. Volcano box is able to detect two short pins. It can also set resistance and can make a wide variety of USB and COM cables.
MTK (Media Tek) CPU:
Volcano box is an ultimate professional tool box that supports almost all MTK CPU including latest or upcoming ones also. For all Android operating system, Volcano box is used to Read/Write Flash, Repair IMEI. It supports MTK phones with both Rx Tx and D+ D- . Therefore, you can repair/service a mobile phone without opening it.
SPD (SPREADTRUM) CPU:
Volcano box is also active on SPD (SPREADTRUM) platform. It supports almost all SPD CPU very fast and can service the mobile set using USB connectivity( D+ D-) or COM (Rx Tx).
Volcano box can detect an MSTAR CPU in just 0.80 sec and it supports almost all MSTAR CPU enabled mobiles available under the sky. You can Read/Write Flash, Repair IMEI, Unlock security code at lightning fast speed.
Volcano box detects W CPU in just 0.80 second and performs Reading/Flashing jobs at a magically fast speed. It can read/Write Flash, Repair/Read IMEI, Unlock user code, Read info on W platform quite easily.
Coolsand & RDA CPU:
Volcano box supports maximum variety of Coolsand & RDA CPU and Flash Ic.
List of supported CPU
Volcano box can support original Samsung mobiles and it can also format user area effectively. You can solve a lot of issues regarding User code, Pattern lock, Google bypass account, unroot, Restore back up etc.
Volcano box can be used to unlock ZTE phones quite safely. At first put the set in FTM mode, connect the cable and select model. Volcano box will unlock it in few seconds.
Volcano box also supports ALCATEL phones. You can Unlock and Flash the ALCATEL mobiles quite safely. Flashing your mobile can solve issues like hang on Start up logo or frequent restarting while operating. For detailed procedure, download files from support forum in pdf format and follow it.
HUAWEI U Series Mobiles:
Volcano box supports almost all variety of HUAWEI U Series Mobiles. You can easily unlock it. Put the mobile on Fast mode plug USB cable, select desired model and unlock it in seconds. It is safe and headache free task. Detailed manual is available with full installer. You should follow steps as described there.
Volcano box can unlock HUAWEI modem, irrespective of new or old security system. Put the IMEI number to generate codes. Plug wrong SIM into the modem and it will ask you to put unlock code. All you have to input the Volcano box generated code to unlock it. Some Modems with Custom Firmware does not allow to enter Unlock Code. You can directly unlock it through Volcano box. If failed, update ROM to Generic ROM and then Unlock it.
These were just a handful of information that people who are interested about Volcano box might find useful. Of course, there are many more features we could not round up right here. My request to you all, Please feel free to sound off down below with your valuable suggestions & inputs in the comments section. We will positively try to reply you within the shortest possible time.
Subhra Prakash is a co-founder of BlogNox. He is a humble person and an electronics engineer by profession. Being a known face in Tech blogger's world he also enjoys writing in other niches. Besides blogging, he is still passionate about sleeping!