How to Enter Recovery Mode on Nokia 6

In this tutorial, you will learn how to enter recovery mode on Nokia 6 smartphone. With recovery mode, you can run certain tasks on your Nokia 6 which cannot be done in standard mode like testing graphics and creating a backup of your system. Recovery mode also allows you to use ADB commands directly from your computer when phone is connected through USB cable. In case you don’t know about ADB , it is used to install software updates manually on an Android phone. Android software updates are downloaded over the air (OTA), but if you want to flash and install updates manually, with ADB how you do it.

Mostly, Android phones can enter into recovery mode with the combination of some buttons within the smartphones. But the case is a little different with Nokia 6. In order to enter in recovery mode, you have to plug in Nokia 6 with computer via USB cable.

Nokia 6 - Enter Recovery Mode on Nokia 6

How to Enter Recovery Mode on Nokia 6

Nokia 6 recovery mode has very few basic functions. Currently, there are no official or unofficial recoveries on the internet but as the phones is in the market,  you can expect TWRP builds to pop up anytime soon. The following tutorial is similar to that of Nokia 3 and Nokia 5.


This is how to enter into Recovery Mode on Nokia 6:

Step 1 – Turn OFF your Nokia 6 phone.

Step 2 – Connect your phone with a Mac / PC with USB cable.

Step 3 – Wait till you see the charging animation on the screen.

Step 4  – Then, press and hold Volume Up + Power buttons from your phone.

Step 5 – You will see a countdown message on the screen saying, “Please release key to power off…“. Ignore the message, keep the buttons pressed and let the countdown finish.

Step 6 – Once the countdown finishes, you will see the Android Recovery screen on your Nokia 6. This is the Recovery Mode, as shown in the picture below.

Nokia 6 - Enter Recovery Mode on Nokia 6

That’s all folks! Enjoy the recovery mode.

If you have any questions or problems regarding recovery mode, just comment below.

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