Flash back to Android Kiktkat 4.4.2 (if you're on test package) using SP Flash Tool [TUTORIAL HERE].
Download the Lollipop Official Update from here.
Root and flash CTR recovery in your kitkat following these two tutorials, [ROOT & RECOVERY].
Now after successfully rooting your kitkat device boot into recovery mode. But first don't forget to place both update.zip and SuperSU.zip in sd card.
From Recovery, first do preflash in ctr.
Flash update.zip via ctr recovery.
The flash SuperSU.zip.
Reboot your Lava Iris X8.
Now you have successfully installed root lollipop update (final).
hello can any one help me
my lava iris x8 shows update in settings. after one day I ready to update my mobile and go to settings and check for update it doesn't shows any update and it will says already up to date
please help me how to update.
chetan, 28 Oct 2015after updated lollipop i m facing many problems and the bigger one is phone is not connectiong... moreYes, i am facing same kind of problem. Instead, of switching the router, turn on air plane mode on, and then off. Doing this, all connectivity will be gone, and then start again. It will connect to the router again.
After updating lollipop in lava iris x8, floating video features not found and also primary camera clarity not seems likes 8MP.
Rana Sabir, 22 Oct 2015Hi guys i am thinking to buy lava x8q phone.
Kindly advise shall i have to buy?Great phone
I m using this from 9 march 15
Yet there was not a problem
All day battery backup in 3g
Sound clear& loud
Anonymous, 31 Oct 2015Satisfied after updating 5.1 lolipop :) even me too, satisfied after lollipop. all apps work well
gsmarena plz update i m already have update 5.1 lollipop n u show upgradable 5.0.1
Why not upgrade my lava x8 in lollipop
I follow the all steps but my phone is not upgrade .
I am trying 3 times
Plz help me
naidu, 28 Oct 2015the funny part with not connecting to pc is becos you are using an usb cable which is not supp... moreI've updated my iris x8 to lollipopfrom the service centre. Now the point is every lollipop has a guest mode feature but I still cannot see that feature on this lollipop updated phone.... Please help
kannan, 22 Oct 2015Guys am using this about 4 month 2 problems in this mobile
1. Very very poor quality head p... morethe funny part with not connecting to pc is becos you are using an usb cable which is not supplied by Lava, it has to be a lava cable only.
In case it is still not connecting you can use it as a usb device , check the box in developer options.
In case your phone doesnt display developer option in the settings menu .. open settings, go to about phone option, open and click 8 times on "build number" - developer options open up