Recovery mode and Fastboot mode are two different modes that can be accessed on devices that use Qualcomm CPU.
- Recovery Mode: Recovery mode is a separate partition on an Android device that provides various maintenance-related options. To enter Recovery mode on a device with Qualcomm CPU, follow these steps:a. Turn off the device.b. Press and hold the Volume Up and Power buttons simultaneously until the device vibrates and the logo appears on the screen.c. Release the Power button but continue holding the Volume Up button until the device enters Recovery mode.d. In Recovery mode, you can perform operations such as wiping data/factory reset, installing updates, and backing up data.
- Fastboot Mode: Fastboot mode is a protocol that allows you to flash images to the device’s partition. To enter Fastboot mode on a device with Qualcomm CPU, follow these steps:a. Turn off the device.b. Press and hold the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons simultaneously.c. While holding the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons, connect the device to a computer using a USB cable.d. Release both buttons when the device enters Fastboot mode.e. In Fastboot mode, you can flash images to the device’s partition using the “fastboot” tool on a computer.
Note: The exact method to enter Recovery and Fastboot mode may vary depending on the device model and manufacturer. It is recommended to refer to the device’s user manual or search online for specific instructions.