How to boot into/enter fastboot mode on Android

How to boot into/enter fastboot mode on Android
For reasons that are beyond the scope of this guide, you're likely reading this because you were wondering how to boot into fastboot mode on your Android device. We won't ask why — we're sure you have cause — and instead focus on explaining how to get it done.

Now, before we get right into this, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. First and foremost, since so many different companies are producing Android devices, there's no one single way to get into fastboot mode, though many share the steps. Second, if you're like us and are tired of Googling for instructions for this or that device, there's this one approach that will get you where you want to go with any device. Our goal with this guide is to outline both methods, though we obviously can't cover all the Android devices under the sun, so if you can't get it to work using button combos, consider following the contact-less option (second slideshow).

Here we go:



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7 Comments

1. ash007

Posts: 3; Member since: Jul 22, 2015

guys i have around 350$ should i buy nexus 5(16 GB) or one plus one(64GB). Both have same price. My current device is galaxy mini.

2. SirYar

Posts: 351; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

Wait for new Nexus. I will also recommend the LG G2, which tends to be cheaper than both.

3. catt4u

Posts: 145; Member since: Jul 09, 2011

Nexus 5. Has far better screen and the first updates right from Google. I use the N5 for 19 months now and still very happy with it. The N5 is the best Nexus build to date in my opinion.

4. Simona unregistered

why u showing only on these phones??

6. javy108

Posts: 1004; Member since: Jul 27, 2014

These devices are the most popular on the market.

7. Chris.P

Posts: 567; Member since: Jun 27, 2013

Can always use the instructions in the second slideshow to get it done on any phone.

5. WallStreet

Posts: 256; Member since: Sep 21, 2014

Oppo Find 7 or 7a!!!!!!!!!!!

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